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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 184 134 134
Rank change year-on-year
-50 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 25 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 1.05% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.12% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 40
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £26,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,330 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +14.28%
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
4811 3399 3628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 2675 3021
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 29 August 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
Leeds -54 11 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Bradford - 11 £41,250 -
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (78.72%) UNIX
3 28 (59.57%) Red Hat
3 28 (59.57%) Shell Script
4 25 (53.19%) Apache
5 20 (42.55%) MySQL
6 19 (40.43%) HP
6 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (38.30%) Oracle
7 18 (38.30%) DNS
8 17 (36.17%) SAN
8 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
8 17 (36.17%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (36.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
9 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (34.04%) Firewall
9 16 (34.04%) HPUX
10 15 (31.91%) Business Continuity
11 14 (29.79%) DevOps
12 13 (27.66%) Perl
13 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
13 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
13 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
13 11 (23.40%) HP StorageWorks
14 9 (19.15%) Solaris
15 8 (17.02%) Java
15 8 (17.02%) Service Management
15 8 (17.02%) 3PAR
16 7 (14.89%) Puppet

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 25 (53.19%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) DNS
2 17 (36.17%) SAN
2 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
3 16 (34.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) MySQL
2 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
2 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (78.72%) UNIX
3 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (34.04%) HPUX
5 9 (19.15%) Solaris
6 2 (4.26%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Performance Tuning
1 17 (36.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
2 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (31.91%) Business Continuity
4 14 (29.79%) DevOps
5 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.02%) Service Management
7 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Shell Script
2 13 (27.66%) Perl
3 8 (17.02%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) C
6 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Python
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.38%) Sendmail
1 3 (6.38%) vSphere
2 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Red Hat
2 19 (40.43%) HP
3 18 (38.30%) Oracle
4 8 (17.02%) 3PAR
5 6 (12.77%) VMware
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco
7 3 (6.38%) Zend
7 3 (6.38%) CommVault
8 2 (4.26%) Percona
8 2 (4.26%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.13%) Veritas
9 1 (2.13%) JBoss
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