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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 229 203 161
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 22 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.61% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.63% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 35
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6620 6832 5018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.63% 96.42% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5442 5443 3928
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
West Yorkshire -13 14 £40,000 +5.26% 3
South Yorkshire +3 7 £40,000 +37.93% 1
North Yorkshire +7 1 £25,000 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (76.74%) DevOps
3 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (67.44%) Bash Shell
5 28 (65.12%) Perl
6 25 (58.14%) VMware
6 25 (58.14%) Software Delivery
7 24 (55.81%) PowerShell
7 24 (55.81%) Git (software)
7 24 (55.81%) Cisco
8 23 (53.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (48.84%) Red Hat
10 20 (46.51%) MySQL
10 20 (46.51%) Puppet
11 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (41.86%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (41.86%) Cisco IOS
11 18 (41.86%) Release Management
12 14 (32.56%) Firewall
12 14 (32.56%) Apache
13 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
14 12 (27.91%) UNIX
15 11 (25.58%) Nagios
15 11 (25.58%) Xen
15 11 (25.58%) Network Security
15 11 (25.58%) nginx
16 10 (23.26%) Windows
17 9 (20.93%) LAN
17 9 (20.93%) SAN
18 8 (18.60%) Debian

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 14 (32.56%) Apache
2 11 (25.58%) nginx
3 7 (16.28%) OpenStack
3 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
4 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
4 6 (13.95%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco IOS
2 14 (32.56%) Firewall
3 11 (25.58%) Network Security
4 9 (20.93%) LAN
4 9 (20.93%) SAN
5 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
6 7 (16.28%) VPN
6 7 (16.28%) LDAP
6 7 (16.28%) WAN
6 7 (16.28%) VLAN
6 7 (16.28%) NAS
7 6 (13.95%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (13.95%) HTTP
8 5 (11.63%) DNS
9 4 (9.30%) SSL
10 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) MySQL
2 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Hudson
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) Subversion
2 6 (13.95%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (53.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (27.91%) UNIX
4 10 (23.26%) Windows
5 8 (18.60%) Solaris
5 8 (18.60%) Debian
6 7 (16.28%) AIX
6 7 (16.28%) HPUX
7 5 (11.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) DevOps
2 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (58.14%) Software Delivery
4 18 (41.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (41.86%) Release Management
5 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) Bash Shell
2 28 (65.12%) Perl
3 24 (55.81%) PowerShell
4 8 (18.60%) Python
5 7 (16.28%) PHP
6 6 (13.95%) Java
7 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) RHCE
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Xen
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.28%) qmail
2 7 (16.28%) XenServer
2 7 (16.28%) vSphere
2 7 (16.28%) KVM
3 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.30%) NFS
5 1 (2.33%) Samba
5 1 (2.33%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) Puppet
2 11 (25.58%) Nagios
3 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (13.95%) Pingdom
5 1 (2.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 24 (55.81%) Cisco
3 21 (48.84%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.95%) New Relic
6 1 (2.33%) HP
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