The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 38 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.11% - 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Linux Administrator
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 75 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.59% 87.21% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 133 69 200
Average salary £55,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.60% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in St Albans

Linux Administrator
Top 26 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Online Games
2 3 (75.00%) Online Betting
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Management

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Games
1 3 (75.00%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Online Games
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat