The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
UK / Scotland
Rank 130 141 150
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.089% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Median salary £36,250 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,750 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £48,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2154 2759 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1813 1875
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Scotland region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Edinburgh 0 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Linux Administrator
UK

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat