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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 192 182 142
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 13 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.57% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.59% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 19
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
4593 4745 3314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.23% 97.00% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3667 3781 2555
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015. 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 0 13 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (80.65%) DevOps
3 24 (77.42%) Software Delivery
3 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (77.42%) VMware
4 20 (64.52%) Bash Shell
4 20 (64.52%) Puppet
5 19 (61.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (61.29%) Perl
6 18 (58.06%) Cisco IOS
6 18 (58.06%) Release Management
6 18 (58.06%) Cisco
6 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
6 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
6 18 (58.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (58.06%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
7 12 (38.71%) MySQL
8 10 (32.26%) Network Security
8 10 (32.26%) Xen
9 7 (22.58%) Firewall
9 7 (22.58%) UNIX
9 7 (22.58%) Apache
10 6 (19.35%) AIX
10 6 (19.35%) HPUX
10 6 (19.35%) Solaris
10 6 (19.35%) LAN
10 6 (19.35%) WAN
10 6 (19.35%) PHP
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
3 4 (12.90%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (32.26%) Network Security
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
4 6 (19.35%) NAS
4 6 (19.35%) LAN
4 6 (19.35%) WAN
5 4 (12.90%) DNS
5 4 (12.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (22.58%) UNIX
4 6 (19.35%) AIX
4 6 (19.35%) HPUX
4 6 (19.35%) Solaris
5 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 4 (12.90%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) DevOps
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) Software Delivery
3 18 (58.06%) Release Management
3 18 (58.06%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Bash Shell
2 19 (61.29%) Perl
3 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Xen
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) XenServer
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
2 6 (19.35%) KVM
3 4 (12.90%) NFS
4 1 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (3.23%) qmail
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) HP
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