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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 173 192 200
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 32 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.75% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.47% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
4167 4655 4947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.31% 97.79% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3423 3655 4030
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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 - 20 £40,000 - 2
Leeds -8 8 £40,000 - 4
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (80.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 38 (80.85%) Red Hat
3 31 (65.96%) Unix
3 31 (65.96%) TCP/IP
4 27 (57.45%) Load Balancing
5 26 (55.32%) HP
5 26 (55.32%) Oracle
6 25 (53.19%) DNS
7 24 (51.06%) SAN
8 23 (48.94%) HPUX
9 22 (46.81%) Shell Script
9 22 (46.81%) Firewall
10 21 (44.68%) Performance Monitoring
11 20 (42.55%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (38.30%) 3PAR
12 18 (38.30%) Service Management
12 18 (38.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (38.30%) Business Continuity
12 18 (38.30%) Veritas
13 10 (21.28%) Windows
13 10 (21.28%) VMware
14 9 (19.15%) Puppet
14 9 (19.15%) High Availability
15 8 (17.02%) Clustering
15 8 (17.02%) Finance
15 8 (17.02%) Solaris
15 8 (17.02%) Cisco
16 6 (12.77%) MPLS
16 6 (12.77%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (65.96%) TCP/IP
2 25 (53.19%) DNS
3 24 (51.06%) SAN
4 22 (46.81%) Firewall
5 6 (12.77%) BGP
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (12.77%) EIGRP
5 6 (12.77%) MPLS
5 6 (12.77%) OSPF
6 3 (6.38%) DHCP
6 3 (6.38%) HTTP
7 1 (2.13%) Network Security
7 1 (2.13%) SMTP
7 1 (2.13%) VoIP
7 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) LAMP
2 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (80.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (65.96%) Unix
4 23 (48.94%) HPUX
5 10 (21.28%) Windows
6 8 (17.02%) Solaris
7 5 (10.64%) AIX
7 5 (10.64%) SUSE
7 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
8 4 (8.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.38%) CentOS
10 2 (4.26%) Debian
10 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Load Balancing
2 21 (44.68%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (42.55%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (38.30%) Business Continuity
4 18 (38.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (38.30%) Service Management
5 9 (19.15%) High Availability
6 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.13%) Information Security
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Shell Script
2 4 (8.51%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) CCDE
1 1 (2.13%) CCIE
1 1 (2.13%) CCNP
1 1 (2.13%) CCSP
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) KVM
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
2 2 (4.26%) Xen
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
3 1 (2.13%) Samba
3 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Munin
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
3 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.13%) OpenNebula
3 1 (2.13%) OpenNMS
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.13%) Salt
3 1 (2.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Red Hat
2 26 (55.32%) HP
2 26 (55.32%) Oracle
3 18 (38.30%) 3PAR
3 18 (38.30%) Veritas
4 10 (21.28%) VMware
5 8 (17.02%) Cisco
6 4 (8.51%) IBM
6 4 (8.51%) Sun
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago