The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 90 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.10% 2.72% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 2.85% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Linux Systems 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
920 666 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.83% 95.42% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 761 535 806
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Sheffield -39 1 £40,000 -3.61%
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) Opsview
3 2 (40.00%) Cacti
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) B2C
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Opsview
2 2 (40.00%) Cacti
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle