Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 246 276
Rank change year-on-year +42 +30 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 61 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.44% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 34
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £35,500 £31,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £49,650 £48,375 £48,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6605 7543 9095
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.11% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5568 6507 7348
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,220
90th Percentile £60,250 £63,600 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in West Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in West Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Administrator in West Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Leeds +24 31 £40,000 -
Bradford +30 27 £40,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £45,000 -
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (68.85%) Red Hat
3 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (50.82%) Shell Script
5 30 (49.18%) Unix
6 24 (39.34%) SAN
7 19 (31.15%) TCP/IP
7 19 (31.15%) Oracle
8 18 (29.51%) Python
8 18 (29.51%) Ruby
9 17 (27.87%) Service Management
9 17 (27.87%) VMware
9 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
10 15 (24.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (22.95%) Puppet
11 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (21.31%) Ansible
12 13 (21.31%) DevOps
13 12 (19.67%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (19.67%) Finance
13 12 (19.67%) Clustering
13 12 (19.67%) Business Continuity
14 11 (18.03%) ITIL
14 11 (18.03%) MySQL
15 10 (16.39%) DNS
15 10 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (16.39%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (14.75%) SSL

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (6.56%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) JBoss
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) SAN
2 19 (31.15%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.39%) DNS
4 9 (14.75%) SSL
5 7 (11.48%) Firewall
5 7 (11.48%) HTTP
5 7 (11.48%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.28%) LAN
6 2 (3.28%) NAS
6 2 (3.28%) Network Security
6 2 (3.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.64%) HBase
3 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) LAMP
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Clustering
1 12 (19.67%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (49.18%) Unix
4 8 (13.11%) HPUX
5 7 (11.48%) Debian
6 4 (6.56%) Windows
7 3 (4.92%) CentOS
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.28%) AIX
8 2 (3.28%) Solaris
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Service Management
2 15 (24.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (21.31%) DevOps
4 12 (19.67%) Business Continuity
5 11 (18.03%) ITIL
6 10 (16.39%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
8 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.48%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (6.56%) High Availability
10 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.92%) Patch Management
11 2 (3.28%) DSDM
11 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.28%) OWASP
11 2 (3.28%) RUP
11 2 (3.28%) Scrum
11 2 (3.28%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) Shell Script
2 18 (29.51%) Python
2 18 (29.51%) Ruby
3 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.20%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) Perl
5 4 (6.56%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) C#
6 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) AWS Certification
2 3 (4.92%) RHCE
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.20%) Docker
3 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.56%) KVM
4 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.28%) iptables
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (22.95%) Puppet
2 13 (21.31%) Ansible
3 5 (8.20%) Terraform
4 4 (6.56%) Packer
5 2 (3.28%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Red Hat
2 19 (31.15%) Oracle
3 17 (27.87%) VMware
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco
4 7 (11.48%) Hitachi
5 6 (9.84%) 3PAR
5 6 (9.84%) Google
5 6 (9.84%) HP
6 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.92%) Citrix
7 3 (4.92%) F5
7 3 (4.92%) Riverbed