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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 234 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 25 63 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 1.18% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.25% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 64
Average salary £39,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £31,775 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
6982 5054 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.29% 94.45% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5509 3994 4612
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 2 September 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
(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 -38 22 £39,000 -13.33% 1
South Yorkshire -30 2 £40,000 +6.66%
East Yorkshire +2 1 £32,000 +2.40%
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (75.41%) UNIX
3 36 (59.02%) Red Hat
4 28 (45.90%) Shell Script
5 26 (42.62%) Apache
6 23 (37.70%) MySQL
7 21 (34.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (32.79%) Oracle
9 19 (31.15%) HP
10 18 (29.51%) TCP/IP
10 18 (29.51%) DNS
10 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (29.51%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (27.87%) SAN
12 16 (26.23%) Perl
12 16 (26.23%) HPUX
12 16 (26.23%) Solaris
12 16 (26.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (26.23%) Firewall
12 16 (26.23%) Load Balancing
13 15 (24.59%) Business Continuity
14 14 (22.95%) VMware
14 14 (22.95%) DevOps
15 12 (19.67%) Windows
16 11 (18.03%) Java
16 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (18.03%) HP StorageWorks
17 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
17 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
17 10 (16.39%) RDBMS

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (42.62%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) TCP/IP
1 18 (29.51%) DNS
2 17 (27.87%) SAN
3 16 (26.23%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) Internet
4 2 (3.28%) HTTP
5 1 (1.64%) LDAP
5 1 (1.64%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) VLAN
5 1 (1.64%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MySQL
2 10 (16.39%) RDBMS
2 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Subversion
1 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.64%) Hudson
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) LAMP
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
3 1 (1.64%) MCollective
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (75.41%) UNIX
3 21 (34.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (26.23%) HPUX
4 16 (26.23%) Solaris
5 12 (19.67%) Windows
6 8 (13.11%) CentOS
7 3 (4.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
1 18 (29.51%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (26.23%) Load Balancing
2 16 (26.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (24.59%) Business Continuity
4 14 (22.95%) DevOps
5 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
6 8 (13.11%) Service Management
7 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.64%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) Shell Script
2 16 (26.23%) Perl
3 11 (18.03%) Java
4 6 (9.84%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.92%) C
6 1 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Sendmail
2 3 (4.92%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.64%) qmail
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
2 5 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.56%) Nagios
4 3 (4.92%) Cacti
4 3 (4.92%) Salt
4 3 (4.92%) Opsview
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Red Hat
2 20 (32.79%) Oracle
3 19 (31.15%) HP
4 14 (22.95%) VMware
5 8 (13.11%) 3PAR
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco
7 5 (8.20%) JBoss
8 3 (4.92%) Zend
8 3 (4.92%) CommVault
9 2 (3.28%) Percona
9 2 (3.28%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.64%) Veritas
10 1 (1.64%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
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