Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Linux Administrator
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 100 127
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.58% 0.91% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.93% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 12
South Yorkshire median annual salary £26,250 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% -1.52% +6.45%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £41,625 £33,750 £40,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1359 1398 1919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.77% 97.49% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1190 1642
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,475 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Linux Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Administrator in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 7 £25,000 - 2
Rotherham - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) nginx
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 6 (75.00%) High Availability
3 6 (75.00%) Rackspace
3 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (75.00%) Ansible
3 6 (75.00%) Docker
3 6 (75.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (62.50%) GlusterFS
4 5 (62.50%) iptables
4 5 (62.50%) HAProxy
5 4 (50.00%) Varnish
6 1 (12.50%) Product Management
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Finance

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 5 (62.50%) GlusterFS
2 5 (62.50%) iptables
3 4 (50.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
1 6 (75.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Rackspace
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Affecto
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago