The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 27 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 89 93
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 11 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.31% 0.31% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.32% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £34,500 £40,000
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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 828 938 1132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.34% 96.90% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 692 698 869
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £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 Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Nottingham

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Nottingham

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in Nottingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Administrator in Nottingham

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottingham region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) LAMP
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (58.33%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Debian
6 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (25.00%) HPUX
6 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Server Building
7 1 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
1 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Debian
4 3 (25.00%) HPUX
4 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds