The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 226 156 139
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 36 62 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.49% 1.17% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.24% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 70
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,775 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,330 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +14.28%
Linux Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7068 5010 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.42% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5569 3950 4573
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Yorkshire region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
West Yorkshire -50 25 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South Yorkshire -32 6 £30,000 -20.00%
East Yorkshire +6 5 £29,000 -7.20%
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 58 (74.36%) UNIX
3 46 (58.97%) Red Hat
4 31 (39.74%) Shell Script
5 30 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (35.90%) Apache
6 28 (35.90%) MySQL
7 25 (32.05%) Perl
8 21 (26.92%) Oracle
8 21 (26.92%) HP
9 19 (24.36%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (24.36%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 18 (23.08%) DNS
11 17 (21.79%) SAN
11 17 (21.79%) Windows
12 16 (20.51%) HPUX
12 16 (20.51%) Solaris
12 16 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (20.51%) Firewall
12 16 (20.51%) Load Balancing
13 15 (19.23%) DevOps
13 15 (19.23%) Business Continuity
14 14 (17.95%) VMware
15 13 (16.67%) Java
15 13 (16.67%) CentOS
16 12 (15.38%) Service Management
17 11 (14.10%) Configuration Management
17 11 (14.10%) RDBMS
17 11 (14.10%) HP StorageWorks

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (35.90%) Apache
2 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.56%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.28%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 18 (23.08%) DNS
2 17 (21.79%) SAN
3 16 (20.51%) Firewall
4 6 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (2.56%) SSL
5 2 (2.56%) HTTP
6 1 (1.28%) LDAP
6 1 (1.28%) VPN
6 1 (1.28%) VLAN
6 1 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.90%) MySQL
2 11 (14.10%) RDBMS
2 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Subversion
1 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.28%) Hudson
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) LAMP
2 2 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.28%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) HP StorageWorks
2 4 (5.13%) Clustering
2 4 (5.13%) HACMP
3 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 58 (74.36%) UNIX
3 30 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (21.79%) Windows
5 16 (20.51%) HPUX
5 16 (20.51%) Solaris
6 13 (16.67%) CentOS
7 6 (7.69%) AIX
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Performance Tuning
1 19 (24.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (20.51%) Load Balancing
3 15 (19.23%) Business Continuity
3 15 (19.23%) DevOps
4 12 (15.38%) Service Management
5 11 (14.10%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.56%) B2B
7 1 (1.28%) B2C
7 1 (1.28%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.28%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.28%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.28%) Time Management
7 1 (1.28%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.74%) Shell Script
2 25 (32.05%) Perl
3 13 (16.67%) Java
4 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.69%) PHP
6 4 (5.13%) C
7 2 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (5.13%) GPFS
3 3 (3.85%) Sendmail
3 3 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.28%) qmail
4 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Nagios
1 8 (10.26%) Puppet
2 7 (8.97%) Cacti
2 7 (8.97%) Opsview
3 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) Red Hat
2 21 (26.92%) Oracle
2 21 (26.92%) HP
3 14 (17.95%) VMware
4 8 (10.26%) 3PAR
5 6 (7.69%) Cisco
6 5 (6.41%) JBoss
6 5 (6.41%) Veritas
7 3 (3.85%) CommVault
7 3 (3.85%) Zend
8 2 (2.56%) Percona
8 2 (2.56%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.56%) IBM
9 1 (1.28%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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