The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 58 - 79
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.36% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £55,000 - £38,750
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 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 542 738 731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.66% 98.27% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 468 558 645
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 £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Northamptonshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Northamptonshire

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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