The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 185 176 165
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 19 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.53% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Linux 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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4918 4649 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.56% 95.64% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 3762 3065
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Leeds +1 19 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (67.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (65.12%) Red Hat
3 28 (65.12%) Perl
4 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
5 20 (46.51%) UNIX
6 16 (37.21%) Puppet
7 15 (34.88%) DevOps
7 15 (34.88%) Cisco
8 12 (27.91%) Apache
8 12 (27.91%) CentOS
9 11 (25.58%) Release Management
9 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
9 11 (25.58%) Shell Script
9 11 (25.58%) VMware
10 10 (23.26%) SAN
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
10 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (20.93%) Clustering
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.93%) DNS
11 9 (20.93%) Python
11 9 (20.93%) MySQL
12 8 (18.60%) PHP
12 8 (18.60%) Service Management
12 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.28%) Firewall
13 7 (16.28%) Windows
14 6 (13.95%) HPUX

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (27.91%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) nginx
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
2 10 (23.26%) SAN
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (20.93%) DNS
4 7 (16.28%) Firewall
5 6 (13.95%) LAN
6 4 (9.30%) SSL
6 4 (9.30%) Network Security
7 2 (4.65%) OSPF
7 2 (4.65%) BGP
7 2 (4.65%) IPv4
7 2 (4.65%) VoIP
7 2 (4.65%) SMTP
7 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
1 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
1 4 (9.30%) LAMP
2 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.93%) Clustering
3 5 (11.63%) HACMP
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (9.30%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (2.33%) Tandem
5 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (67.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (46.51%) UNIX
4 12 (27.91%) CentOS
5 7 (16.28%) Windows
6 6 (13.95%) HPUX
7 3 (6.98%) Solaris
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.33%) Debian
8 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) DevOps
2 11 (25.58%) Release Management
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) Service Management
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Information Security
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
7 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.33%) B2C
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Email Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) Perl
2 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
3 11 (25.58%) Shell Script
4 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
5 9 (20.93%) Python
6 8 (18.60%) PHP
7 3 (6.98%) SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) RHCE
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Xen
1 5 (11.63%) NFS
1 5 (11.63%) GPFS
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Samba
4 1 (2.33%) qmail
4 1 (2.33%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) Nagios
2 5 (11.63%) Linux-HA
3 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) yum
4 2 (4.65%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Red Hat
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) HP
4 6 (13.95%) Veritas
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) IBM
5 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.65%) Splunk
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) EMC
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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