The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Linux System Administrator
England / North East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £50,000
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 the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 619 636 692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.82% 96.66% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 566 541 591
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in the North East

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in the North East

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (75.00%) SLA
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) AIX
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (12.50%) RHCA
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) cPanel
5 1 (12.50%) Nagios
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) cPanel
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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