The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 224 225 204
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 32 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.54% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.55% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 34
Average salary £36,384 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Systems 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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Yorkshire region.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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 0 16 £40,000 -1.84% 3
South Yorkshire +16 8 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North Yorkshire -1 6 £27,500 -21.42%
East Yorkshire -1 2 £32,000 +16.36%
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (45.71%) Puppet
2 32 (45.71%) Red Hat
3 29 (41.43%) Firewall
4 28 (40.00%) MySQL
4 28 (40.00%) CentOS
5 27 (38.57%) Unix
6 26 (37.14%) Bash Shell
7 25 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (32.86%) DNS
10 21 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 21 (30.00%) LAMP
11 19 (27.14%) Apache
12 18 (25.71%) Windows
12 18 (25.71%) DevOps
13 16 (22.86%) Java
13 16 (22.86%) VMware
14 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (21.43%) VLAN
15 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 13 (18.57%) Data Centre
17 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
17 12 (17.14%) Load Balancing
18 11 (15.71%) Clustering
18 11 (15.71%) Perl
18 11 (15.71%) Cisco
19 10 (14.29%) PHP
19 10 (14.29%) Oracle
19 10 (14.29%) HPUX

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (27.14%) Apache
2 7 (10.00%) nginx
3 6 (8.57%) CloudStack
3 6 (8.57%) JBoss
3 6 (8.57%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.86%) Mule
6 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (41.43%) Firewall
2 23 (32.86%) DNS
3 21 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (21.43%) VLAN
5 9 (12.86%) DHCP
5 9 (12.86%) SAN
6 8 (11.43%) BGP
6 8 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (11.43%) EIGRP
6 8 (11.43%) HTTP
6 8 (11.43%) MPLS
6 8 (11.43%) Network Security
6 8 (11.43%) OSPF
7 7 (10.00%) WAN
8 6 (8.57%) LAN
9 5 (7.14%) LDAP
9 5 (7.14%) NAS
10 4 (5.71%) IPv4
10 4 (5.71%) VPN
11 3 (4.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) MySQL
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Hudson
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (5.71%) Back Office
1 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) LAMP
2 7 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.71%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) HP Storage
4 3 (4.29%) CMDB
4 3 (4.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (40.00%) CentOS
3 27 (38.57%) Unix
4 24 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (25.71%) Windows
6 10 (14.29%) HPUX
7 9 (12.86%) Solaris
8 7 (10.00%) Debian
8 7 (10.00%) Ubuntu
9 6 (8.57%) AIX
9 6 (8.57%) SUSE
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) DevOps
2 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.14%) Load Balancing
4 10 (14.29%) High Availability
5 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 4 (5.71%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL
7 4 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.71%) Service Management
7 4 (5.71%) Workflow
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.86%) Web Operations
10 1 (1.43%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) Bash Shell
2 16 (22.86%) Java
3 11 (15.71%) Perl
4 10 (14.29%) PHP
5 9 (12.86%) Python
6 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.14%) Ruby
7 5 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (12.86%) NFS
2 8 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (11.43%) Xen
3 7 (10.00%) KVM
4 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.57%) vSphere
4 6 (8.57%) XenServer
5 2 (2.86%) BIND 9
5 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.86%) qmail
5 2 (2.86%) Samba
6 1 (1.43%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.43%) Gluster
6 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (45.71%) Puppet
2 25 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.14%) Nagios
4 2 (2.86%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.43%) OpenNebula
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Red Hat
2 16 (22.86%) VMware
3 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.71%) Cisco
5 10 (14.29%) Oracle
6 6 (8.57%) Veritas
7 5 (7.14%) HP
8 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.86%) New Relic
Barnsley, Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago