Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 285 287
Rank change year-on-year +69 +2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 94 53 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.95% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.48% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 71 38 72
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £41,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9604 10965 12823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.91% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8062 9270 10513
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Administrator in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +42 60 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +23 19 £32,250 - 1
North Yorkshire +22 15 £35,000 -13.58% 1
Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (43.62%) Red Hat
3 37 (39.36%) MySQL
4 36 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (36.17%) Shell Script
6 33 (35.11%) Unix
7 32 (34.04%) Apache
8 29 (30.85%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (29.79%) Ansible
9 28 (29.79%) Puppet
10 25 (26.60%) SAN
11 21 (22.34%) Service Management
12 20 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
13 19 (20.21%) Docker
13 19 (20.21%) Firewall
13 19 (20.21%) Python
14 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
14 18 (19.15%) DNS
14 18 (19.15%) Ruby
15 17 (18.09%) Oracle
15 17 (18.09%) LAMP
16 16 (17.02%) VMware
16 16 (17.02%) ITIL
16 16 (17.02%) Load Balancing
17 15 (15.96%) Disaster Recovery
18 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (13.83%) High Availability
19 13 (13.83%) Clustering
19 13 (13.83%) Finance

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 32 (34.04%) Apache
2 12 (12.77%) nginx
3 10 (10.64%) WordPress
4 3 (3.19%) SAS
5 2 (2.13%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.13%) JBoss
5 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.60%) SAN
2 19 (20.21%) Firewall
3 18 (19.15%) DNS
3 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.70%) VPN
5 10 (10.64%) Broadband
5 10 (10.64%) Internet
5 10 (10.64%) SSL
6 7 (7.45%) HTTP
6 7 (7.45%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (4.26%) DHCP
7 4 (4.26%) IMAP
8 3 (3.19%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.19%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.13%) LAN
9 2 (2.13%) NAS
9 2 (2.13%) Network Security
9 2 (2.13%) SMTP
9 2 (2.13%) WAN
10 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) MySQL
2 10 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) HBase
4 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.13%) Subversion
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Games
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) LAMP
2 10 (10.64%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Clustering
2 10 (10.64%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.06%) Fintech
5 1 (1.06%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (35.11%) Unix
4 13 (13.83%) Windows
5 11 (11.70%) Debian
6 7 (7.45%) HPUX
7 6 (6.38%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.19%) CentOS
8 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.13%) AIX
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Service Management
2 16 (17.02%) ITIL
2 16 (17.02%) Load Balancing
3 15 (15.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (13.83%) Configuration Management
4 13 (13.83%) High Availability
5 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.77%) Business Continuity
5 12 (12.77%) DevOps
6 10 (10.64%) Line Management
6 10 (10.64%) Workflow
7 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 9 (9.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.19%) B2B
10 3 (3.19%) Data Security
10 3 (3.19%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) Shell Script
2 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
2 19 (20.21%) Python
3 18 (19.15%) Ruby
4 13 (13.83%) PHP
5 5 (5.32%) Java
5 5 (5.32%) Perl
6 3 (3.19%) C#
6 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Docker
2 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.83%) iptables
4 9 (9.57%) Varnish
5 8 (8.51%) GlusterFS
5 8 (8.51%) KVM
6 4 (4.26%) BIND 9
6 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.26%) NFS
6 4 (4.26%) Samba
6 4 (4.26%) Sendmail
6 4 (4.26%) vSphere
7 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.19%) Dovecot
7 3 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.06%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 29 (30.85%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (29.79%) Ansible
2 28 (29.79%) Puppet
3 10 (10.64%) Kubernetes
4 8 (8.51%) HAProxy
5 5 (5.32%) Terraform
6 4 (4.26%) Packer
7 2 (2.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Red Hat
2 17 (18.09%) Oracle
3 16 (17.02%) VMware
4 10 (10.64%) Rackspace
5 7 (7.45%) Hitachi
6 6 (6.38%) Cisco
6 6 (6.38%) Google
7 5 (5.32%) 3PAR
7 5 (5.32%) HP
8 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.19%) Citrix
9 3 (3.19%) DataCore
9 3 (3.19%) Dell
9 3 (3.19%) F5
9 3 (3.19%) NetApp
9 3 (3.19%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.13%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.06%) Avaya