The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Administrator
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 57
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 1.45% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.49% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 508 403 481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 93.55% 97.34% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 391 337 356
Median salary £37,500 £38,100 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.57% -4.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,358 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Merseyside

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Merseyside

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
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