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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 249 196 166
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 22 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.69% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.71% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 58
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,400 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
7365 5738 5906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.70% 95.89% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6012 4524 4921
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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
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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 -28 16 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South Yorkshire -25 3 £30,000 -25.00%
North Yorkshire +2 2 - - 3
East Yorkshire -5 1 - -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (62.00%) UNIX
3 29 (58.00%) Red Hat
3 29 (58.00%) Shell Script
4 27 (54.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
5 19 (38.00%) Perl
6 18 (36.00%) DNS
6 18 (36.00%) HP
6 18 (36.00%) Load Balancing
7 16 (32.00%) SAN
7 16 (32.00%) MySQL
7 16 (32.00%) Oracle
8 15 (30.00%) HPUX
8 15 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (30.00%) Firewall
8 15 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (28.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
9 14 (28.00%) Puppet
9 14 (28.00%) Business Continuity
9 14 (28.00%) Apache
10 13 (26.00%) Cisco
10 13 (26.00%) VMware
11 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (22.00%) DevOps
12 9 (18.00%) Service Management
12 9 (18.00%) 3PAR
13 8 (16.00%) HP StorageWorks
13 8 (16.00%) Windows

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 14 (28.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Jetty
5 1 (2.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (36.00%) DNS
3 16 (32.00%) SAN
4 15 (30.00%) Firewall
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
1 3 (6.00%) Maven
1 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) LAMP
2 3 (6.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (62.00%) UNIX
3 27 (54.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (30.00%) HPUX
5 8 (16.00%) Windows
6 6 (12.00%) Solaris
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.00%) CentOS
8 2 (4.00%) Debian
9 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Load Balancing
2 15 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (28.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (28.00%) Business Continuity
4 11 (22.00%) DevOps
5 9 (18.00%) Service Management
6 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.00%) Release Management
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.00%) B2C
8 3 (6.00%) Workflow
9 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.00%) ITIL
10 1 (2.00%) Scrum
10 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.00%) Email Marketing
10 1 (2.00%) Time Management
10 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) Shell Script
2 19 (38.00%) Perl
3 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 5 (10.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.00%) AWK
7 3 (6.00%) Ruby
8 2 (4.00%) C
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) NFS
4 3 (6.00%) Samba
4 3 (6.00%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) Puppet
2 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.00%) Salt
3 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) Opsview
5 1 (2.00%) Cacti
5 1 (2.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (36.00%) HP
3 16 (32.00%) Oracle
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco
4 13 (26.00%) VMware
5 9 (18.00%) 3PAR
6 5 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (4.00%) Zend
7 2 (4.00%) CommVault
7 2 (4.00%) Percona
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago