The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 60 56
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 537 477 461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.71% 97.95% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 450 391 369
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Merseyside

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Merseyside

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS 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 Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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%) MS 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