The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 215 199 239
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 22 64 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.94% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.98% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 53 81
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £36,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Linux Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5295 6561 10559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.89% 96.12% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 5821 9166
Median salary £57,500 £55,750 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +4.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the City of London region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (66.67%) Puppet
3 23 (51.11%) Ansible
4 22 (48.89%) MySQL
5 21 (46.67%) DevOps
6 19 (42.22%) Salt
7 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 14 (31.11%) VMware
8 14 (31.11%) Ubuntu
8 14 (31.11%) Bash Shell
9 13 (28.89%) Apache
10 12 (26.67%) Unix
11 11 (24.44%) User Experience
11 11 (24.44%) LAMP
11 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
11 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (22.22%) Windows
12 10 (22.22%) Python
12 10 (22.22%) Oracle
13 9 (20.00%) Ruby
14 8 (17.78%) Perl
14 8 (17.78%) PHP
15 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
15 7 (15.56%) Law
15 7 (15.56%) Firewall
15 7 (15.56%) Rackspace

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (28.89%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.89%) JBoss
4 3 (6.67%) CloudStack
4 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) VoIP
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.44%) LDAP
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) MRTG
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (48.89%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) HBase
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) Bundler
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (15.56%) Law
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Publishing
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) LAMP
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.44%) ODBC
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) Kafka
4 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.22%) Middleware
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) iPad
2 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Spread Betting
3 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) Ubuntu
3 12 (26.67%) Unix
4 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (22.22%) Windows
6 3 (6.67%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.22%) CentOS
8 1 (2.22%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) DevOps
2 15 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Microservices
4 5 (11.11%) Web Operations
5 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Analytics
6 3 (6.67%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (6.67%) Build Automation
6 3 (6.67%) DSDM
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) OWASP
6 3 (6.67%) RUP
6 3 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (4.44%) Data Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Bash Shell
2 10 (22.22%) Python
3 9 (20.00%) Ruby
4 8 (17.78%) Perl
4 8 (17.78%) PHP
5 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
6 5 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (8.89%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.44%) VBA
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) CCNA
1 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
1 2 (4.44%) MCSA
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
2 6 (13.33%) Xen
3 5 (11.11%) vSphere
4 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.67%) NFS
5 3 (6.67%) XenServer
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.22%) HDFS
7 1 (2.22%) KVM
7 1 (2.22%) oVirt
7 1 (2.22%) Postfix
7 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (66.67%) Puppet
2 23 (51.11%) Ansible
3 19 (42.22%) Salt
4 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.67%) Cobbler
5 3 (6.67%) Nagios
5 3 (6.67%) Terraform
5 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.44%) Data Guard
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (2.22%) Ambari
7 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.22%) Munin
7 1 (2.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) VMware
2 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
3 10 (22.22%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) Rackspace
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco
6 3 (6.67%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (6.67%) Google
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.67%) Veritas
7 2 (4.44%) Apple
7 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.44%) CommVault
7 2 (4.44%) NetApp
7 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.22%) BMC
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.22%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Sun
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