The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Linux Administrator
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.35% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £55,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 551 737 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.52% 98.27% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 473 555 665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Northamptonshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Northamptonshire

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fedora
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Fedora
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware