The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 24 June 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.25% - 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £30,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 393 544 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.50% 97.84% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 365 509 615
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Suffolk

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Suffolk

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Suffolk region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) qmail
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) qmail
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
Newmarket, Suffolk
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago