The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 71 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.32% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.33% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -10.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
Linux Systems Administrator
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
712 600 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.94% 94.64% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 639 543 508
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Sheffield

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) OpenLDAP

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) New Relic
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £28,000 + shift allowance (circa £3K) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago