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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 218 214 205
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 35 50 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.70% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.71% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 42
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% +11.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
6026 6996 6595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.87% 98.23% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 5805 5082
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +2 18 £38,884 +0.99% 3
South Yorkshire +17 9 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North Yorkshire +5 6 £27,500 -21.42%
East Yorkshire 0 2 £32,000 +16.36%
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (48.61%) Puppet
3 32 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 28 (38.89%) CentOS
5 27 (37.50%) Firewall
5 27 (37.50%) MySQL
5 27 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (36.11%) Unix
7 25 (34.72%) Bash Shell
8 24 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (31.94%) DNS
10 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
10 20 (27.78%) LAMP
11 19 (26.39%) DevOps
12 18 (25.00%) Java
12 18 (25.00%) Apache
13 17 (23.61%) Windows
14 15 (20.83%) VMware
15 14 (19.44%) VLAN
15 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
16 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (18.06%) Data Centre
17 12 (16.67%) Load Balancing
18 11 (15.28%) Clustering
18 11 (15.28%) PHP
19 10 (13.89%) Perl
19 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
19 10 (13.89%) Cisco
19 10 (13.89%) High Availability
20 9 (12.50%) Shell Script

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (8.33%) nginx
3 5 (6.94%) CloudStack
3 5 (6.94%) JBoss
3 5 (6.94%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) Mule
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (37.50%) Firewall
2 23 (31.94%) DNS
3 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 14 (19.44%) VLAN
5 9 (12.50%) DHCP
6 8 (11.11%) BGP
6 8 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 8 (11.11%) MPLS
6 8 (11.11%) OSPF
6 8 (11.11%) SAN
7 7 (9.72%) HTTP
7 7 (9.72%) Network Security
8 6 (8.33%) WAN
9 5 (6.94%) LAN
10 4 (5.56%) IPv4
10 4 (5.56%) LDAP
10 4 (5.56%) NAS
11 3 (4.17%) SSL
11 3 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) MySQL
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.17%) Gradle
2 3 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Hudson
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (5.56%) Back Office
1 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.78%) LAMP
2 7 (9.72%) Web Services
3 6 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (2.78%) COM
6 1 (1.39%) CSS
6 1 (1.39%) HTML
6 1 (1.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.28%) Clustering
3 4 (5.56%) HP Storage
4 3 (4.17%) CMDB
4 3 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (38.89%) CentOS
3 26 (36.11%) Unix
4 24 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (23.61%) Windows
6 9 (12.50%) HPUX
7 8 (11.11%) Solaris
8 7 (9.72%) Ubuntu
9 6 (8.33%) Debian
9 6 (8.33%) SUSE
10 5 (6.94%) AIX
11 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) DevOps
2 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 10 (13.89%) High Availability
5 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.56%) Service Management
7 4 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 4 (5.56%) Workflow
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.78%) Web Operations
10 1 (1.39%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) Bash Shell
2 18 (25.00%) Java
3 11 (15.28%) PHP
4 10 (13.89%) Perl
5 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 8 (11.11%) Python
7 6 (8.33%) SQL
8 5 (6.94%) Ruby
9 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) NFS
2 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (9.72%) Xen
4 6 (8.33%) KVM
5 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (6.94%) vSphere
5 5 (6.94%) XenServer
6 3 (4.17%) Docker
7 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.78%) Samba
8 1 (1.39%) BIND 9
8 1 (1.39%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (1.39%) Gluster
8 1 (1.39%) qmail
8 1 (1.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 35 (48.61%) Puppet
2 27 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.39%) OpenNebula
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.39%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 15 (20.83%) VMware
3 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.89%) Cisco
5 9 (12.50%) Oracle
6 6 (8.33%) Veritas
7 5 (6.94%) HP
8 4 (5.56%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.39%) New Relic
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