The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 179 145 124
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 28 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.91% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.97% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 41
Average salary £38,000 £43,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +18.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4730 3291 3344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 93.87% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3773 2544 2764
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 Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

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 25 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 -50 15 £38,000 -13.14% 1
Bradford - 6 £35,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (89.13%) UNIX
3 29 (63.04%) Shell Script
4 27 (58.70%) Apache
5 26 (56.52%) Red Hat
6 21 (45.65%) MySQL
7 18 (39.13%) Perl
7 18 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (36.96%) SAN
9 16 (34.78%) RDBMS
9 16 (34.78%) HP
9 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
9 16 (34.78%) Relational Database
10 13 (28.26%) Oracle
10 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
11 12 (26.09%) DNS
11 12 (26.09%) HPUX
11 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (26.09%) Firewall
11 12 (26.09%) Load Balancing
11 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (23.91%) DevOps
12 11 (23.91%) Business Continuity
13 9 (19.57%) VMware
13 9 (19.57%) HP StorageWorks
13 9 (19.57%) Solaris
14 8 (17.39%) Java
15 6 (13.04%) 3PAR
15 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (58.70%) 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 17 (36.96%) SAN
2 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) DNS
3 12 (26.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) MySQL
2 16 (34.78%) RDBMS
2 16 (34.78%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (89.13%) UNIX
3 18 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (26.09%) HPUX
5 9 (19.57%) Solaris
6 4 (8.70%) Windows
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) CentOS
7 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
2 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (26.09%) Load Balancing
2 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (23.91%) DevOps
3 11 (23.91%) Business Continuity
4 6 (13.04%) Service Management
4 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) Shell Script
2 18 (39.13%) Perl
3 8 (17.39%) Java
4 5 (10.87%) PHP
5 4 (8.70%) C
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.87%) vSphere
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.70%) Sendmail
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Red Hat
2 16 (34.78%) HP
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle
4 9 (19.57%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.70%) Zend
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
6 4 (8.70%) CommVault
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco
8 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.17%) Veritas
9 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +20% bonus + 3k on call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago