The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 44 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.14% 1.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,310 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +0.61%
Linux Systems 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
156 148 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.11% 99.33% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 153 148 73
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in St Albans

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 23 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Apache
1 14 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 14 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) Games
1 14 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (100.00%) Online Games
1 14 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 14 (100.00%) CentOS
2 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 14 (100.00%) Apache
1 14 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) Games
1 14 (100.00%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 14 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat