The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 165 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.083% 0.31% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.32% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 16
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3442 3089 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.98% 95.69% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 2026 2105
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Linux Systems Administrator
UK

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 £37,500 - 1
Linux Systems Administrator
UK

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) Release Management
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 4 (30.77%) Middleware
7 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) Veritas
7 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) Python
8 2 (15.38%) LDAP
8 2 (15.38%) Nagios
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) JBoss
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Solaris
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) Workflow
8 2 (15.38%) SUSE
8 2 (15.38%) Debian

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
3 2 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) Debian
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) OS/2
5 1 (7.69%) Fedora
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Salt
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) ForgeRock
4 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
4 1 (7.69%) New Relic
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
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