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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 202 204 233
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 26 47 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.73% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.76% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 76
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
4866 6198 9811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.93% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4428 5555 8583
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 City of London region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (53.85%) Puppet
3 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
4 21 (40.38%) Ansible
5 20 (38.46%) DevOps
5 20 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (36.54%) MySQL
6 19 (36.54%) Unix
7 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (26.92%) Bash Shell
8 14 (26.92%) VMware
9 13 (25.00%) Salt
10 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 12 (23.08%) Windows
10 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
11 11 (21.15%) Oracle
11 11 (21.15%) Apache
11 11 (21.15%) Python
11 11 (21.15%) Ubuntu
11 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
12 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (17.31%) Ruby
12 9 (17.31%) Perl
13 8 (15.38%) User Experience
13 8 (15.38%) SQL
13 8 (15.38%) Firewall
13 8 (15.38%) LAMP
14 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.46%) LAN

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 11 (21.15%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) LAN
3 5 (9.62%) LDAP
4 4 (7.69%) Internet
4 4 (7.69%) SAN
5 3 (5.77%) VoIP
5 3 (5.77%) WAN
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.85%) SSH
6 2 (3.85%) VLAN
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (1.92%) DNS
7 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) Big Data
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.85%) HBase
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) Bundler
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.54%) Banking
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Law
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) LAMP
2 5 (9.62%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (7.69%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) .NET
5 2 (3.85%) Kafka
5 2 (3.85%) ODBC
6 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.92%) Middleware
6 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) iPad
2 2 (3.85%) iSeries
2 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.92%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (36.54%) Unix
4 12 (23.08%) Windows
5 11 (21.15%) Ubuntu
6 6 (11.54%) Solaris
7 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.92%) AIX
9 1 (1.92%) Debian
9 1 (1.92%) Fedora
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) DevOps
2 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.77%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (5.77%) Build Automation
6 3 (5.77%) DSDM
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) Line Management
6 3 (5.77%) OWASP
6 3 (5.77%) RUP
6 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 2 (3.85%) E-business
7 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) Bash Shell
2 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 11 (21.15%) Python
4 9 (17.31%) Perl
4 9 (17.31%) Ruby
5 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 6 (11.54%) Java
7 3 (5.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) CCNA
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) MCSA
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.54%) NFS
2 5 (9.62%) vSphere
3 4 (7.69%) Xen
4 3 (5.77%) Docker
4 3 (5.77%) XenServer
5 2 (3.85%) HDFS
5 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (53.85%) Puppet
2 21 (40.38%) Ansible
3 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (25.00%) Salt
5 5 (9.62%) Nagios
6 4 (7.69%) Cobbler
7 3 (5.77%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (5.77%) Terraform
7 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
8 2 (3.85%) Ambari
8 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
8 2 (3.85%) Oozie
8 2 (3.85%) SELinux
9 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (1.92%) Packer
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
2 14 (26.92%) VMware
3 11 (21.15%) Oracle
4 6 (11.54%) Veritas
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.77%) Apple
6 3 (5.77%) BMC
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.85%) CommVault
7 2 (3.85%) Dell
7 2 (3.85%) Hortonworks
7 2 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.85%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.85%) Sun
7 2 (3.85%) Sybase
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) SaltStack
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