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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 235 217 171
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 14 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.54% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.57% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6609 6884 5176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.15% 96.08% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5426 5479 4063
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
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 30 June 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 -11 13 £40,000 +5.26% 1
South Yorkshire -5 1 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (78.13%) DevOps
3 22 (68.75%) Bash Shell
3 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (68.75%) Perl
4 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (65.63%) Red Hat
4 21 (65.63%) Puppet
5 20 (62.50%) Software Delivery
5 20 (62.50%) VMware
6 19 (59.38%) PowerShell
6 19 (59.38%) Cisco
6 19 (59.38%) Git (software)
7 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (56.25%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (56.25%) Release Management
8 11 (34.38%) MySQL
9 9 (28.13%) Apache
10 8 (25.00%) PHP
11 7 (21.88%) CentOS
12 6 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (18.75%) Xen
12 6 (18.75%) Network Security
12 6 (18.75%) Nagios
13 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
13 5 (15.63%) Windows
13 5 (15.63%) nginx
14 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (28.13%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 4 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) SSL
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) SAN
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) LDAP
6 1 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (3.13%) HTTP
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) iPhone
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (21.88%) CentOS
4 5 (15.63%) Windows
5 4 (12.50%) UNIX
6 3 (9.38%) HPUX
6 3 (9.38%) Solaris
7 2 (6.25%) AIX
7 2 (6.25%) Debian
7 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) DevOps
2 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) Software Delivery
4 18 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (56.25%) Release Management
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Perl
1 22 (68.75%) Bash Shell
2 19 (59.38%) PowerShell
3 8 (25.00%) PHP
4 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Xen
2 4 (12.50%) NFS
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
3 2 (6.25%) KVM
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) qmail
3 2 (6.25%) XenServer
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (65.63%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Nagios
3 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) Pingdom
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.13%) Cacti
4 1 (3.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Red Hat
2 20 (62.50%) VMware
3 19 (59.38%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) New Relic
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £28,000 + shift allowance (circa £3K) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago