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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 242 173 160
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 28 54 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.96% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.01% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 58
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +26.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £43,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
7277 5350 5642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.56% 95.23% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5820 4261 4657
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -43 24 £42,000 -1.17% 3
South Yorkshire -43 3 £30,000 -27.71%
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 56 (71.79%) UNIX
3 48 (61.54%) Red Hat
4 37 (47.44%) Shell Script
4 37 (47.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (34.62%) HP
6 24 (30.77%) Perl
6 24 (30.77%) MySQL
7 23 (29.49%) DNS
8 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
8 22 (28.21%) Oracle
8 22 (28.21%) Apache
9 21 (26.92%) HPUX
9 21 (26.92%) SAN
9 21 (26.92%) Load Balancing
10 20 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (25.64%) Performance Monitoring
10 20 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (25.64%) Firewall
10 20 (25.64%) VMware
11 19 (24.36%) Business Continuity
12 18 (23.08%) Windows
13 16 (20.51%) DevOps
13 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (17.95%) Solaris
15 13 (16.67%) Cisco
15 13 (16.67%) Service Management
15 13 (16.67%) Bash Shell
15 13 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
15 13 (16.67%) CentOS

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (28.21%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) JBoss
2 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.28%) nginx
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.49%) DNS
2 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
3 21 (26.92%) SAN
4 20 (25.64%) Firewall
5 5 (6.41%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.41%) Internet
6 2 (2.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) MySQL
2 9 (11.54%) RDBMS
2 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) LAMP
2 2 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.28%) MCollective
3 1 (1.28%) J2EE
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) HACMP
3 2 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) Tandem
4 1 (1.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (71.79%) UNIX
3 37 (47.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (26.92%) HPUX
5 18 (23.08%) Windows
6 14 (17.95%) Solaris
7 13 (16.67%) CentOS
8 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.56%) Debian
10 2 (2.56%) AIX
11 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) Load Balancing
2 20 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (25.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (24.36%) Business Continuity
4 16 (20.51%) DevOps
5 13 (16.67%) Service Management
6 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.41%) Release Management
8 3 (3.85%) B2C
9 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.56%) B2B
10 1 (1.28%) ITIL
10 1 (1.28%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.28%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.28%) Time Management
10 1 (1.28%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) Shell Script
2 24 (30.77%) Perl
3 13 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 8 (10.26%) Java
5 5 (6.41%) PHP
5 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.13%) C
7 1 (1.28%) Python
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.13%) Sendmail
3 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.85%) NFS
4 3 (3.85%) vSphere
4 3 (3.85%) Samba
5 2 (2.56%) GPFS
6 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Puppet
2 7 (8.97%) Nagios
3 6 (7.69%) Cacti
3 6 (7.69%) Opsview
4 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.85%) Salt
5 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 27 (34.62%) HP
3 22 (28.21%) Oracle
4 20 (25.64%) VMware
5 13 (16.67%) Cisco
6 11 (14.10%) 3PAR
7 5 (6.41%) Citrix
8 3 (3.85%) IBM
8 3 (3.85%) Zend
8 3 (3.85%) CommVault
8 3 (3.85%) Veritas
9 2 (2.56%) Percona
9 2 (2.56%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.28%) Juniper
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago