The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank - 73 76
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.28% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.36% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 1
Average salary - £32,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -67.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1000 884 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.99% 94.44% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 848 748 583
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,341
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) AWK
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) AWK
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat