The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 58 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 7 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.28% 2.50% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.58% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -8.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
535 619 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.63% 96.87% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 475 534 429
Average salary £37,000 £34,210 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.15% -11.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Administrator
North East

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Linux Administrator
North East

Linux Administrator
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Apache
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) DHCP
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) XenServer
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Nagios
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) RHCE
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 8 (88.89%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) OSPF
2 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) HP
Tyneside
Gem Partnership
Salary: Salary - Negotiable depending on personal circumstances and experience
Posted: 6 days ago