The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 205 165 139
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 47 50 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.94% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.00% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 66
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 £29,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6831 5002 5341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.41% 94.47% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5436 3919 4376
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
West Yorkshire -38 30 £38,000 -15.55% 1
East Yorkshire -1 8 £32,000 +2.40%
South Yorkshire -15 7 £28,750 -10.15%
North Yorkshire -13 2 - - 1
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 90 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (75.56%) UNIX
3 56 (62.22%) Red Hat
4 37 (41.11%) Perl
4 37 (41.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (38.89%) Shell Script
6 31 (34.44%) MySQL
6 31 (34.44%) Apache
7 24 (26.67%) Windows
8 21 (23.33%) HP
8 21 (23.33%) VMware
9 18 (20.00%) Oracle
10 17 (18.89%) SAN
10 17 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (17.78%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (17.78%) Configuration Management
11 16 (17.78%) Solaris
11 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
12 15 (16.67%) DNS
12 15 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 15 (16.67%) Java
12 15 (16.67%) Service Management
12 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 14 (15.56%) CentOS
14 13 (14.44%) Bash Shell
14 13 (14.44%) Firewall
15 12 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (13.33%) Nagios
15 12 (13.33%) HPUX

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 31 (34.44%) Apache
2 10 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.44%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.11%) Liferay
7 1 (1.11%) Jetty
7 1 (1.11%) Resin
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.22%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) SAN
2 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
3 15 (16.67%) DNS
4 13 (14.44%) Firewall
5 7 (7.78%) Internet
6 6 (6.67%) VPN
7 4 (4.44%) HTTP
8 3 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (3.33%) VLAN
8 3 (3.33%) LDAP
8 3 (3.33%) DHCP
8 3 (3.33%) FTP
9 2 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.44%) MySQL
2 15 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.33%) Subversion
1 3 (3.33%) Hudson
2 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) LAMP
2 4 (4.44%) Middleware
3 3 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.11%) Java EE
5 1 (1.11%) MCollective
5 1 (1.11%) J2EE
5 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) HP StorageWorks
1 9 (10.00%) HACMP
1 9 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (75.56%) UNIX
3 37 (41.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (26.67%) Windows
5 16 (17.78%) Solaris
6 14 (15.56%) CentOS
7 12 (13.33%) HPUX
8 11 (12.22%) AIX
9 6 (6.67%) Debian
10 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (17.78%) Performance Monitoring
1 16 (17.78%) Configuration Management
2 15 (16.67%) Service Management
3 12 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (13.33%) DevOps
3 12 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 11 (12.22%) Business Continuity
5 7 (7.78%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.44%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.22%) B2B
10 1 (1.11%) Time Management
10 1 (1.11%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.11%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) Perl
2 35 (38.89%) Shell Script
3 15 (16.67%) Java
4 13 (14.44%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.89%) C
6 5 (5.56%) PHP
7 4 (4.44%) Python
8 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.00%) GPFS
3 8 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.56%) vSphere
5 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.44%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.33%) qmail
6 3 (3.33%) Xen
6 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) Nagios
2 11 (12.22%) Cacti
3 8 (8.89%) Opsview
4 6 (6.67%) Puppet
5 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.11%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.11%) Salt
6 1 (1.11%) Foglight
Vendors
1 56 (62.22%) Red Hat
2 21 (23.33%) HP
2 21 (23.33%) VMware
3 18 (20.00%) Oracle
4 10 (11.11%) Veritas
5 8 (8.89%) Cisco
5 8 (8.89%) JBoss
6 6 (6.67%) 3PAR
7 4 (4.44%) CommVault
7 4 (4.44%) EMC
7 4 (4.44%) Juniper
7 4 (4.44%) Zend
8 2 (2.22%) IBM
8 2 (2.22%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.11%) New Relic
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +20% bonus + 3k on call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago