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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 188 202 166
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 18 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.35% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4681 4891 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.22% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3987 3018
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 £27,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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 +9 18 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Puppet
3 15 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 15 (60.00%) DevOps
3 15 (60.00%) Perl
4 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Release Management
6 12 (48.00%) Cisco
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (44.00%) VMware
7 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (44.00%) Software Delivery
8 10 (40.00%) Apache
9 8 (32.00%) PHP
9 8 (32.00%) MySQL
10 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (24.00%) CentOS
11 5 (20.00%) Xen
11 5 (20.00%) Nagios
11 5 (20.00%) DNS
12 4 (16.00%) SSL
12 4 (16.00%) Web Services
12 4 (16.00%) UNIX
12 4 (16.00%) Windows
12 4 (16.00%) NFS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) SSL
3 4 (16.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
1 4 (16.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (24.00%) CentOS
4 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 4 (16.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) HPUX
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) FreeBSD
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) DevOps
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Release Management
4 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (44.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Email Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Perl
1 15 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (32.00%) PHP
4 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Xen
2 4 (16.00%) NFS
3 1 (4.00%) Samba
3 1 (4.00%) qmail
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Nagios
3 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.00%) Cobbler
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
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