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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 224 204 177
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 29 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.64% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.68% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 42
Average salary £39,750 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
6799 6215 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.00% 95.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5662 4866 4823
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 January 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 January 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 16 £38,250 +9.28% 1
North Yorkshire +19 9 £45,000 -3.22%
South Yorkshire -2 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (64.91%) Red Hat
3 36 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (52.63%) UNIX
4 30 (52.63%) Perl
5 23 (40.35%) Bash Shell
6 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
6 18 (31.58%) Shell Script
7 17 (29.82%) DevOps
8 16 (28.07%) Puppet
8 16 (28.07%) MySQL
9 14 (24.56%) Python
9 14 (24.56%) CentOS
10 13 (22.81%) DNS
10 13 (22.81%) SAN
11 12 (21.05%) Firewall
11 12 (21.05%) Cisco
11 12 (21.05%) Load Balancing
12 11 (19.30%) HP
12 11 (19.30%) PHP
12 11 (19.30%) HPUX
13 10 (17.54%) Apache
13 10 (17.54%) Service Management
14 9 (15.79%) VMware
15 8 (14.04%) Business Continuity
15 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (12.28%) Performance Monitoring
16 7 (12.28%) Oracle

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (17.54%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.02%) JBoss
4 3 (5.26%) Jetty
5 2 (3.51%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 13 (22.81%) SAN
2 13 (22.81%) DNS
3 12 (21.05%) Firewall
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (8.77%) Internet
5 4 (7.02%) LAN
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
7 2 (3.51%) IPv4
7 2 (3.51%) VoIP
7 2 (3.51%) SMTP
7 2 (3.51%) OSPF
7 2 (3.51%) BGP
8 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Subversion
1 4 (7.02%) Maven
1 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.75%) Retail
1 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) LAMP
2 4 (7.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) iPhone
1 5 (8.77%) HACMP
1 5 (8.77%) Clustering
1 5 (8.77%) Mobile App
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Open Source
2 4 (7.02%) HP StorageWorks
2 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (52.63%) UNIX
4 14 (24.56%) CentOS
5 11 (19.30%) HPUX
6 6 (10.53%) Windows
7 5 (8.77%) Solaris
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.77%) Android
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.75%) Debian
9 1 (1.75%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) DevOps
2 12 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 10 (17.54%) Service Management
4 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.04%) Business Continuity
4 8 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Release Management
7 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.02%) Workflow
9 3 (5.26%) B2C
9 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.51%) Information Security
11 1 (1.75%) Email Marketing
11 1 (1.75%) Time Management
11 1 (1.75%) ITIL
11 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.75%) Scrum
11 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Perl
2 23 (40.35%) Bash Shell
3 18 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 14 (24.56%) Python
5 11 (19.30%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) Java
6 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.02%) AWK
7 4 (7.02%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) GPFS
3 3 (5.26%) NFS
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
3 3 (5.26%) Samba
4 1 (1.75%) Squid
4 1 (1.75%) Xen
4 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.75%) XenServer
4 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Puppet
2 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.51%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.51%) Cacti
4 2 (3.51%) yum
4 2 (3.51%) Salt
4 2 (3.51%) Opsview
4 2 (3.51%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.51%) Nagios
5 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) Red Hat
2 12 (21.05%) Cisco
3 11 (19.30%) HP
4 9 (15.79%) VMware
5 7 (12.28%) Oracle
6 6 (10.53%) Veritas
7 5 (8.77%) Citrix
7 5 (8.77%) Google
7 5 (8.77%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.26%) IBM
9 2 (3.51%) Splunk
9 2 (3.51%) Percona
10 1 (1.75%) Symantec
10 1 (1.75%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) NetApp
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