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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 238 212 191
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 19 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.67% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £43,750
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
7264 6977 5554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.58% 95.51% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5882 5500 4433
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 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 27 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
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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 -12 16 £39,250 +12.14% 1
North Yorkshire +21 2 £45,000 +5.88%
South Yorkshire -14 1 £30,000 -22.58%
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Red Hat
2 27 (62.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
3 22 (51.16%) DevOps
3 22 (51.16%) Perl
4 20 (46.51%) Puppet
5 17 (39.53%) MySQL
6 16 (37.21%) PHP
7 14 (32.56%) Shell Script
8 13 (30.23%) Apache
8 13 (30.23%) Cisco
8 13 (30.23%) CentOS
9 11 (25.58%) Release Management
9 11 (25.58%) VMware
10 10 (23.26%) UNIX
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
10 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (23.26%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.60%) Windows
12 8 (18.60%) DNS
12 8 (18.60%) Python
13 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
13 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
13 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
14 6 (13.95%) Google
14 6 (13.95%) Android

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 13 (30.23%) Apache
2 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.63%) nginx
4 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 3 (6.98%) Jetty
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (9.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (18.60%) DNS
3 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.95%) Firewall
5 4 (9.30%) Network Security
5 4 (9.30%) SSL
5 4 (9.30%) SAN
6 3 (6.98%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 4 (9.30%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) J2EE
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
1 4 (9.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.95%) iPhone
3 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (9.30%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.33%) Tandem
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (30.23%) CentOS
4 10 (23.26%) UNIX
5 8 (18.60%) Windows
6 6 (13.95%) Android
7 4 (9.30%) HPUX
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.65%) Solaris
10 1 (2.33%) Debian
10 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) DevOps
2 11 (25.58%) Release Management
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) Workflow
7 3 (6.98%) Service Management
7 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL
9 1 (2.33%) B2C
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
9 1 (2.33%) Time Management
9 1 (2.33%) Email Marketing
9 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Perl
1 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
2 16 (37.21%) PHP
3 14 (32.56%) Shell Script
4 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
5 8 (18.60%) Python
6 4 (9.30%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) AWK
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) NFS
1 5 (11.63%) Xen
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.65%) Samba
5 1 (2.33%) Squid
5 1 (2.33%) qmail
5 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.33%) XenServer
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) Nagios
3 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.65%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.33%) Cacti
5 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Red Hat
2 13 (30.23%) Cisco
3 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) Google
4 6 (13.95%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) EMC
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Veritas
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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