The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 58 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.62% 0.39% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.41% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +13.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.88%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
619 484 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.42% 94.35% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 438 406 458
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Systems Administrator
North East

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 4 £45,000 +10.42% 1
Linux Systems Administrator
North East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 2 (22.22%) SaaS
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) KVM
6 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) LDAP
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) Python
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) KVM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) HP
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago