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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 198 139 155
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 19 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 1.12% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.18% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 30
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.80% +18.57%
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
4912 3481 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.88% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 2781 3072
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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
Bradford - 9 £42,500 -
Leeds -62 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (76.09%) UNIX
3 29 (63.04%) Red Hat
4 27 (58.70%) Shell Script
5 22 (47.83%) Apache
6 21 (45.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (43.48%) HP
8 19 (41.30%) Oracle
8 19 (41.30%) DNS
9 18 (39.13%) MySQL
9 18 (39.13%) SAN
9 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
9 18 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (39.13%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (36.96%) Load Balancing
10 17 (36.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (36.96%) Firewall
10 17 (36.96%) HPUX
11 16 (34.78%) Business Continuity
12 13 (28.26%) DevOps
13 12 (26.09%) HP StorageWorks
13 12 (26.09%) Perl
14 9 (19.57%) RDBMS
14 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
14 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
15 8 (17.39%) Service Management
15 8 (17.39%) Solaris
15 8 (17.39%) Puppet
15 8 (17.39%) 3PAR
16 7 (15.22%) VMware

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 22 (47.83%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) DNS
2 18 (39.13%) SAN
2 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 17 (36.96%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) RDBMS
2 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (76.09%) UNIX
3 21 (45.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (36.96%) HPUX
5 8 (17.39%) Solaris
6 2 (4.35%) CentOS
6 2 (4.35%) Windows
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
1 18 (39.13%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (36.96%) Load Balancing
2 17 (36.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (34.78%) Business Continuity
4 13 (28.26%) DevOps
5 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.39%) Service Management
7 1 (2.17%) Release Management
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) Shell Script
2 12 (26.09%) Perl
3 7 (15.22%) Java
4 6 (13.04%) PHP
5 4 (8.70%) C
6 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Sendmail
2 3 (6.52%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Red Hat
2 20 (43.48%) HP
3 19 (41.30%) Oracle
4 8 (17.39%) 3PAR
5 7 (15.22%) VMware
6 6 (13.04%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) CommVault
7 3 (6.52%) Zend
8 2 (4.35%) Percona
8 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.17%) JBoss
9 1 (2.17%) Veritas
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified COMPETITIVE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension. Health
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
First Locate UK LTD
Salary: From £31,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago