The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 175 142 124
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 31 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.94% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.00% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 40
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 3315 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.08% 93.94% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3756 2565 2743
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

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 23 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
Leeds -47 16 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Bradford - 7 £37,500 -
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (89.58%) UNIX
3 29 (60.42%) Shell Script
3 29 (60.42%) Red Hat
4 28 (58.33%) Apache
5 20 (41.67%) MySQL
5 20 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (37.50%) Perl
6 18 (37.50%) SAN
7 16 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 16 (33.33%) HP
7 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 14 (29.17%) Oracle
9 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
9 13 (27.08%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (27.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 12 (25.00%) DNS
10 12 (25.00%) HPUX
10 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (25.00%) Firewall
11 11 (22.92%) Business Continuity
11 11 (22.92%) DevOps
12 9 (18.75%) VMware
12 9 (18.75%) HP StorageWorks
12 9 (18.75%) Solaris
13 8 (16.67%) Java
14 6 (12.50%) Windows
14 6 (12.50%) 3PAR

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (58.33%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) SAN
2 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
3 12 (25.00%) DNS
3 12 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) MySQL
2 16 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (89.58%) UNIX
3 20 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (25.00%) HPUX
5 9 (18.75%) Solaris
6 6 (12.50%) Windows
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.17%) CentOS
9 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 13 (27.08%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (27.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 11 (22.92%) Business Continuity
4 11 (22.92%) DevOps
5 6 (12.50%) Service Management
5 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) Shell Script
2 18 (37.50%) Perl
3 8 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) C
4 5 (10.42%) PHP
5 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) Python
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware ESX
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.42%) vSphere
1 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Red Hat
2 16 (33.33%) HP
3 14 (29.17%) Oracle
4 9 (18.75%) VMware
5 6 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 5 (10.42%) EMC
7 4 (8.33%) CommVault
7 4 (8.33%) Zend
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco
9 2 (4.17%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.08%) JBoss
10 1 (2.08%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +20% bonus + 3k on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago