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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 199 237 216
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 51 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.81% 0.41% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.42% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £40,750 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
6110 6985 7265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 98.04% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5064 5604 5746
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,870 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +20 35 £40,000 - 6
North Yorkshire +9 9 £42,750 +22.14%
South Yorkshire +20 5 £32,500 -2.98%
East Yorkshire - 2 £32,125 - 1
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 58 (65.91%) Red Hat
3 49 (55.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 46 (52.27%) Unix
5 41 (46.59%) DNS
5 41 (46.59%) Firewall
6 38 (43.18%) Puppet
7 36 (40.91%) TCP/IP
8 30 (34.09%) Shell Script
9 29 (32.95%) Oracle
9 29 (32.95%) Load Balancing
9 29 (32.95%) Opscode Chef
10 28 (31.82%) Bash Shell
11 27 (30.68%) SAN
12 26 (29.55%) HP
12 26 (29.55%) CentOS
13 24 (27.27%) Java
13 24 (27.27%) HPUX
14 21 (23.86%) Performance Monitoring
15 20 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (21.59%) Windows
17 18 (20.45%) Veritas
17 18 (20.45%) Service Management
17 18 (20.45%) Business Continuity
17 18 (20.45%) Data Centre
17 18 (20.45%) 3PAR
18 16 (18.18%) MySQL
19 15 (17.05%) VLAN
20 12 (13.64%) High Availability

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 11 (12.50%) Apache
2 7 (7.95%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.27%) Liferay
5 1 (1.14%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) nginx
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (46.59%) DNS
1 41 (46.59%) Firewall
2 36 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 27 (30.68%) SAN
4 15 (17.05%) VLAN
5 6 (6.82%) BGP
5 6 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (6.82%) DHCP
5 6 (6.82%) EIGRP
5 6 (6.82%) HTTP
5 6 (6.82%) MPLS
5 6 (6.82%) OSPF
6 4 (4.55%) LDAP
6 4 (4.55%) SMTP
7 3 (3.41%) VPN
8 2 (2.27%) Internet
8 2 (2.27%) SNMP
8 2 (2.27%) SSL
8 2 (2.27%) Telnet
8 2 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) MySQL
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Gradle
2 3 (3.41%) Maven
3 2 (2.27%) Hudson
4 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Banking
2 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) LAMP
2 3 (3.41%) .NET
3 2 (2.27%) JDBC
3 2 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.14%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.14%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) HTML
4 1 (1.14%) jQuery
4 1 (1.14%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.36%) Clustering
3 4 (4.55%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (55.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (52.27%) Unix
4 26 (29.55%) CentOS
5 24 (27.27%) HPUX
6 19 (21.59%) Windows
7 9 (10.23%) Solaris
8 8 (9.09%) SUSE
9 6 (6.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 6 (6.82%) Windows Server
10 5 (5.68%) AIX
10 5 (5.68%) Ubuntu
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (3.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) Load Balancing
2 21 (23.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (20.45%) Business Continuity
4 18 (20.45%) Service Management
5 12 (13.64%) High Availability
6 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.82%) DevOps
6 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.41%) ETL
9 3 (3.41%) ITIL
9 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.27%) Memory Management
10 2 (2.27%) Migration
10 2 (2.27%) Performance Improvement
10 2 (2.27%) Wealth Management
11 1 (1.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) Shell Script
2 28 (31.82%) Bash Shell
3 24 (27.27%) Java
4 8 (9.09%) SQL
5 6 (6.82%) Perl
5 6 (6.82%) Ruby
6 5 (5.68%) PHP
7 4 (4.55%) Python
8 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.27%) AWK
9 2 (2.27%) sed
10 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) RHCE
3 1 (1.14%) CCDE
3 1 (1.14%) CCIE
3 1 (1.14%) CCNP
3 1 (1.14%) CCSP
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) NFS
1 6 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (4.55%) Docker
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) KVM
3 3 (3.41%) Squid
3 3 (3.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.27%) iptables
4 2 (2.27%) Postfix
4 2 (2.27%) Samba
4 2 (2.27%) vSphere
4 2 (2.27%) Xen
5 1 (1.14%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (43.18%) Puppet
2 29 (32.95%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.41%) Nagios
3 3 (3.41%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.27%) Ansible
4 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.27%) Nmap
5 1 (1.14%) Munin
5 1 (1.14%) OpenNebula
5 1 (1.14%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.14%) Salt
5 1 (1.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) Red Hat
2 29 (32.95%) Oracle
3 26 (29.55%) HP
4 18 (20.45%) 3PAR
4 18 (20.45%) Veritas
5 12 (13.64%) VMware
6 8 (9.09%) Cisco
7 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.55%) IBM
8 4 (4.55%) Sun
9 2 (2.27%) EMC
9 2 (2.27%) NetApp
9 2 (2.27%) Novell
9 2 (2.27%) SAP
10 1 (1.14%) F5
10 1 (1.14%) Juniper
10 1 (1.14%) Symantec
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