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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 214 198 182
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 28 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.76% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.80% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,450 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
7037 6594 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.72% 95.12% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5780 5093 4572
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 February 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 26 February 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
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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 -17 18 £38,000 +8.57% 4
North Yorkshire +19 9 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire -5 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (67.86%) Red Hat
3 37 (66.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (58.93%) Perl
5 26 (46.43%) Bash Shell
6 24 (42.86%) UNIX
7 19 (33.93%) CentOS
7 19 (33.93%) DevOps
8 18 (32.14%) Puppet
8 18 (32.14%) Shell Script
9 16 (28.57%) MySQL
10 15 (26.79%) PHP
10 15 (26.79%) Python
10 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
11 13 (23.21%) Cisco
12 12 (21.43%) Apache
13 11 (19.64%) DNS
14 10 (17.86%) Windows
14 10 (17.86%) SAN
14 10 (17.86%) VMware
14 10 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (16.07%) Release Management
15 9 (16.07%) Clustering
16 8 (14.29%) Service Management
16 8 (14.29%) Firewall
16 8 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
16 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
16 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (12.50%) HP

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 12 (21.43%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.93%) nginx
4 3 (5.36%) JBoss
4 3 (5.36%) Jetty
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
2 11 (19.64%) DNS
3 10 (17.86%) SAN
4 8 (14.29%) Firewall
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (8.93%) LAN
6 4 (7.14%) SSL
6 4 (7.14%) Network Security
7 3 (5.36%) Internet
8 2 (3.57%) OSPF
8 2 (3.57%) BGP
8 2 (3.57%) IPv4
8 2 (3.57%) VoIP
8 2 (3.57%) SMTP
8 2 (3.57%) HTTP
9 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) DB2
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Subversion
1 4 (7.14%) Maven
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.79%) Retail
1 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) J2EE
1 4 (7.14%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Clustering
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) iPhone
3 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.93%) HACMP
5 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (3.57%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (1.79%) Tandem
7 1 (1.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (66.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (42.86%) UNIX
4 19 (33.93%) CentOS
5 10 (17.86%) Windows
6 7 (12.50%) HPUX
7 6 (10.71%) Android
8 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.93%) Solaris
8 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.79%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) DevOps
2 9 (16.07%) Release Management
3 8 (14.29%) Service Management
3 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.14%) Workflow
5 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security
7 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.57%) B2C
8 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.79%) Scrum
8 1 (1.79%) Time Management
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL
8 1 (1.79%) Email Marketing
8 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) Perl
2 26 (46.43%) Bash Shell
3 18 (32.14%) Shell Script
4 15 (26.79%) PHP
4 15 (26.79%) Python
5 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.14%) AWK
6 4 (7.14%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) RHCE
2 1 (1.79%) VCP4
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) NFS
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.93%) Xen
3 5 (8.93%) GPFS
4 3 (5.36%) Samba
5 1 (1.79%) Squid
5 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.79%) XenServer
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) Nagios
3 3 (5.36%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.57%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.57%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.57%) yum
4 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.79%) Cacti
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Red Hat
2 13 (23.21%) Cisco
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 7 (12.50%) HP
5 6 (10.71%) Veritas
5 6 (10.71%) Google
6 5 (8.93%) Citrix
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle
7 3 (5.36%) IBM
7 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.57%) Splunk
9 1 (1.79%) Symantec
9 1 (1.79%) EMC
9 1 (1.79%) NetApp
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