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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 193 159 162
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 22 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.88% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.92% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
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
5043 3807 3552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.94% 95.58% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3973 3094 2977
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
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 October 2014.

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 October 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 £42,500 -
Bradford - 9 £42,500 - 1
Halifax - 1 £40,000 - 1
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (71.43%) UNIX
3 33 (67.35%) Shell Script
4 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
5 26 (53.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (44.90%) HP
7 21 (42.86%) DNS
8 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
8 20 (40.82%) SAN
9 19 (38.78%) Oracle
9 19 (38.78%) HPUX
9 19 (38.78%) Load Balancing
9 19 (38.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (38.78%) Firewall
10 18 (36.73%) Business Continuity
10 18 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (36.73%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (34.69%) Apache
11 17 (34.69%) MySQL
12 16 (32.65%) Perl
13 13 (26.53%) DevOps
14 12 (24.49%) HP StorageWorks
14 12 (24.49%) Cisco
15 11 (22.45%) Service Management
15 11 (22.45%) VMware
15 11 (22.45%) 3PAR
16 9 (18.37%) Puppet
16 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
16 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
16 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 17 (34.69%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) DNS
2 20 (40.82%) SAN
2 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
3 19 (38.78%) Firewall
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) LAMP
2 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) HP StorageWorks
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (71.43%) UNIX
3 26 (53.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (38.78%) HPUX
5 7 (14.29%) Solaris
6 5 (10.20%) Windows
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (38.78%) Load Balancing
2 18 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (36.73%) Performance Monitoring
2 18 (36.73%) Business Continuity
3 13 (26.53%) DevOps
4 11 (22.45%) Service Management
5 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.20%) Release Management
7 2 (4.08%) B2C
8 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Scrum
8 1 (2.04%) Email Marketing
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) Shell Script
2 16 (32.65%) Perl
3 6 (12.24%) PHP
3 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.12%) C
5 3 (6.12%) Java
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) Samba
3 3 (6.12%) Sendmail
3 3 (6.12%) NFS
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.12%) Salt
3 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
2 22 (44.90%) HP
3 19 (38.78%) Oracle
4 12 (24.49%) Cisco
5 11 (22.45%) VMware
5 11 (22.45%) 3PAR
6 5 (10.20%) Citrix
7 3 (6.12%) CommVault
7 3 (6.12%) Zend
8 2 (4.08%) Percona
9 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.04%) IBM
9 1 (2.04%) Veritas
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + amazing benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago