The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 183 140 138
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 26 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.52% 0.93% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.99% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 38
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,350 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.28%
Linux Systems 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
4823 3434 3604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.63% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3793 2695 2997
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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 -48 12 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Bradford - 10 £42,500 - 2
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (82.22%) UNIX
3 29 (64.44%) Shell Script
4 26 (57.78%) Red Hat
5 25 (55.56%) Apache
6 20 (44.44%) MySQL
7 19 (42.22%) HP
8 18 (40.00%) DNS
8 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (37.78%) SAN
9 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
9 17 (37.78%) Oracle
10 16 (35.56%) HPUX
10 16 (35.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (35.56%) Firewall
10 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
10 16 (35.56%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (35.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (33.33%) Business Continuity
12 14 (31.11%) Perl
13 12 (26.67%) RDBMS
13 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
13 12 (26.67%) Relational Database
13 12 (26.67%) DevOps
14 11 (24.44%) HP StorageWorks
15 9 (20.00%) Solaris
16 8 (17.78%) Java
16 8 (17.78%) Service Management
16 8 (17.78%) 3PAR
17 6 (13.33%) PHP

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 25 (55.56%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) DNS
2 17 (37.78%) SAN
2 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
3 16 (35.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) MySQL
2 12 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 12 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) MariaDB
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (82.22%) UNIX
3 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (35.56%) HPUX
5 9 (20.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.22%) CentOS
6 1 (2.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
1 16 (35.56%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (35.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 15 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 12 (26.67%) DevOps
4 8 (17.78%) Service Management
5 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) Shell Script
2 14 (31.11%) Perl
3 8 (17.78%) Java
4 6 (13.33%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) C
6 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Sendmail
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Red Hat
2 19 (42.22%) HP
3 17 (37.78%) Oracle
4 8 (17.78%) 3PAR
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
6 3 (6.67%) CommVault
6 3 (6.67%) Zend
7 2 (4.44%) Percona
7 2 (4.44%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.22%) Veritas
8 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +20% bonus + 3k on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 3 days ago