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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 202 214 237
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 27 41 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.60% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.63% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 82
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £40,000 £38,625
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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
4837 6517 9894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.24% 95.74% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 5812 8488
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
3 24 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (47.92%) Unix
5 22 (45.83%) Puppet
6 17 (35.42%) VMware
6 17 (35.42%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (31.25%) Bash Shell
8 14 (29.17%) Python
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 13 (27.08%) Perl
9 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
10 12 (25.00%) Shell Script
10 12 (25.00%) Ansible
11 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.92%) DevOps
11 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
11 11 (22.92%) Oracle
11 11 (22.92%) Apache
12 10 (20.83%) MySQL
12 10 (20.83%) Ruby
13 8 (16.67%) Firewall
13 8 (16.67%) SQL
13 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (14.58%) Java
14 7 (14.58%) Solaris
14 7 (14.58%) LAN
14 7 (14.58%) NFS
14 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (14.58%) Finance

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 (22.92%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 4 (8.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.25%) CloudStack
4 3 (6.25%) IIS
4 3 (6.25%) JBoss
4 3 (6.25%) nginx
4 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) LAN
3 5 (10.42%) LDAP
4 4 (8.33%) Internet
4 4 (8.33%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) VoIP
5 3 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.17%) DNS
6 2 (4.17%) Kerberos
6 2 (4.17%) SSH
6 2 (4.17%) VLAN
6 2 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.08%) HTTP
7 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.08%) NAS
7 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.33%) HBase
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.50%) Bundler
4 5 (10.42%) Subversion
5 3 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (14.58%) Banking
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) LAMP
1 6 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (8.33%) Kafka
2 4 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (4.17%) ODBC
5 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.08%) Sass
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) iPad
2 2 (4.17%) iSeries
2 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (47.92%) Unix
4 13 (27.08%) Windows
5 7 (14.58%) Solaris
6 4 (8.33%) CentOS
6 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.08%) AIX
9 1 (2.08%) Debian
9 1 (2.08%) Fedora
9 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
1 11 (22.92%) DevOps
2 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 3 (6.25%) DSDM
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) Line Management
5 3 (6.25%) OWASP
5 3 (6.25%) RUP
5 3 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (4.17%) E-business
6 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 14 (29.17%) Python
3 13 (27.08%) Perl
4 12 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (20.83%) Ruby
6 8 (16.67%) SQL
7 7 (14.58%) Java
8 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.17%) VBA
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) CCNA
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) MCSA
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) NFS
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) vSphere
4 4 (8.33%) HDFS
5 3 (6.25%) Xen
5 3 (6.25%) XenServer
6 2 (4.17%) Docker
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.08%) KVM
7 1 (2.08%) LXC
7 1 (2.08%) Samba
7 1 (2.08%) vCloud
7 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) Puppet
2 17 (35.42%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (25.00%) Ansible
4 6 (12.50%) Nagios
5 4 (8.33%) Ambari
5 4 (8.33%) Cobbler
5 4 (8.33%) Oozie
6 3 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (6.25%) Salt
6 3 (6.25%) Terraform
6 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
7 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
7 2 (4.17%) SELinux
8 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
8 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
2 17 (35.42%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Oracle
4 6 (12.50%) Veritas
5 4 (8.33%) Hortonworks
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.25%) Apple
6 3 (6.25%) BMC
6 3 (6.25%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco
7 2 (4.17%) CommVault
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.17%) Sun
7 2 (4.17%) Sybase
8 1 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.08%) SaltStack
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