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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 235 201 178
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 22 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.67% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
7152 6692 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 95.22% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5841 5211 4450
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
(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 -30 13 £38,500 +10.00% 3
North Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire -16 1 £30,000 -22.58%
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (61.36%) Red Hat
3 26 (59.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (47.73%) Bash Shell
4 21 (47.73%) Perl
5 20 (45.45%) DevOps
6 19 (43.18%) Puppet
7 17 (38.64%) MySQL
7 17 (38.64%) Shell Script
8 16 (36.36%) PHP
9 13 (29.55%) CentOS
10 12 (27.27%) Apache
10 12 (27.27%) UNIX
10 12 (27.27%) Cisco
11 10 (22.73%) Windows
11 10 (22.73%) VMware
11 10 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (22.73%) Release Management
12 9 (20.45%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
12 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (20.45%) DNS
13 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 8 (18.18%) Python
13 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
14 7 (15.91%) NFS
15 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (13.64%) HP
15 6 (13.64%) Firewall
15 6 (13.64%) Tomcat

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 12 (27.27%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.36%) nginx
4 3 (6.82%) Jetty
4 3 (6.82%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (20.45%) DNS
2 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.64%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) SAN
5 4 (9.09%) SSL
5 4 (9.09%) Network Security
6 3 (6.82%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Subversion
1 4 (9.09%) Maven
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) LAMP
1 4 (9.09%) J2EE
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) iPhone
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (4.55%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (2.27%) Open Source
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
5 1 (2.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (59.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (29.55%) CentOS
4 12 (27.27%) UNIX
5 10 (22.73%) Windows
6 6 (13.64%) Android
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.36%) HPUX
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.09%) Solaris
9 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.27%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) DevOps
2 10 (22.73%) Release Management
3 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.09%) Workflow
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.82%) Service Management
8 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.55%) B2C
9 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
9 1 (2.27%) Email Marketing
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL
9 1 (2.27%) Scrum
9 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Bash Shell
1 21 (47.73%) Perl
2 17 (38.64%) Shell Script
3 16 (36.36%) PHP
4 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
5 8 (18.18%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) AWK
6 4 (9.09%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) NFS
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Xen
3 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.09%) Samba
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
5 1 (2.27%) qmail
5 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.27%) XenServer
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (43.18%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Nagios
3 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.82%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.55%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.55%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.27%) Cacti
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco
3 10 (22.73%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Google
5 5 (11.36%) Citrix
6 3 (6.82%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
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