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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 138 154 153
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 2 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.084% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Median salary £32,500 £41,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +11.48%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
2276 2921 3159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.67% 95.30% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1891 2070
Median salary £41,421 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 Systems Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +2 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Linux Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) MSDE
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation

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 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft