The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 144 164 173
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.040% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.41% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Median salary - £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Linux Systems Administrator
UK

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
2404 3184 3459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.51% 95.36% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 2050 2202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) HPUX
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Debian
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Nagios
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (14.29%) MSDE
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) Ant
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) Physics
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Maven
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management

Linux Systems 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 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Debian
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cacti
1 1 (14.29%) Graphite
1 1 (14.29%) Icinga
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago