The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 227 236 232
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 38 85 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.87% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33 82 83
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £38,272 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6431 9753 9782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.10% 95.40% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 8451 8319
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 14 February 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (43.24%) Python
3 46 (41.44%) Bash Shell
4 45 (40.54%) Puppet
5 44 (39.64%) Red Hat
6 43 (38.74%) VMware
7 36 (32.43%) DevOps
8 34 (30.63%) Perl
9 31 (27.93%) Law
10 29 (26.13%) Unix
11 27 (24.32%) Windows
11 27 (24.32%) Nagios
11 27 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (23.42%) Apache
13 25 (22.52%) Tomcat
14 24 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (19.82%) TCP/IP
15 22 (19.82%) Finance
16 21 (18.92%) KVM
17 20 (18.02%) LAMP
17 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
18 19 (17.12%) Active Directory
19 16 (14.41%) ITIL
19 16 (14.41%) MySQL
19 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (14.41%) Open Source
20 15 (13.51%) Ansible
20 15 (13.51%) Data Centre
20 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (12.61%) ZABBIX

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (23.42%) Apache
2 25 (22.52%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.21%) nginx
4 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.60%) SaaS
3 3 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.82%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.81%) DNS
3 11 (9.91%) Firewall
4 6 (5.41%) LDAP
5 5 (4.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (4.50%) SAN
5 5 (4.50%) VLAN
6 4 (3.60%) MRTG
7 3 (2.70%) BGP
7 3 (2.70%) DHCP
7 3 (2.70%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.70%) NAS
7 3 (2.70%) OSPF
8 2 (1.80%) SSH
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.90%) LAN
9 1 (0.90%) SSL
9 1 (0.90%) VoIP
9 1 (0.90%) WAN
9 1 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) MySQL
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) Big Data
4 1 (0.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.60%) Emacs
3 4 (3.60%) Subversion
4 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (27.93%) Law
2 22 (19.82%) Finance
3 7 (6.31%) Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Games
5 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) LAMP
2 3 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (1.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.90%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.71%) Fintech
3 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.50%) Clustering
4 5 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.50%) Hedge funds
4 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.90%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (26.13%) Unix
3 27 (24.32%) Windows
4 24 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.81%) Solaris
6 10 (9.01%) Debian
7 7 (6.31%) AIX
8 6 (5.41%) SUSE
9 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
10 4 (3.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.90%) CentOS
11 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) DevOps
2 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (14.41%) ITIL
2 16 (14.41%) Open Source
3 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.71%) Problem Management
5 10 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.21%) Migration
7 6 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.50%) Network Design
9 4 (3.60%) Analytics
10 3 (2.70%) High Availability
10 3 (2.70%) Information Security
10 3 (2.70%) Patch Management
10 3 (2.70%) Proprietary Trading
11 2 (1.80%) Change Management
11 2 (1.80%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.24%) Python
2 46 (41.44%) Bash Shell
3 34 (30.63%) Perl
4 13 (11.71%) SQL
5 9 (8.11%) Java
6 7 (6.31%) PHP
7 6 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) MCSE
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.01%) Degree
3 4 (3.60%) CCNA
3 4 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.70%) CCNP
4 3 (2.70%) RHCE
4 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 27 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (18.92%) KVM
3 19 (17.12%) Active Directory
4 13 (11.71%) Xen
5 9 (8.11%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.41%) NFS
7 5 (4.50%) iptables
7 5 (4.50%) Squid
8 3 (2.70%) Corosync
8 3 (2.70%) Docker
8 3 (2.70%) GFS2
8 3 (2.70%) Varnish
9 2 (1.80%) GPFS
9 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.90%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.90%) Snort
10 1 (0.90%) vCloud
10 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (40.54%) Puppet
2 27 (24.32%) Nagios
3 15 (13.51%) Ansible
4 14 (12.61%) ZABBIX
5 13 (11.71%) Tivoli
6 9 (8.11%) ITRS Geneos
7 8 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (3.60%) SmokePing
10 3 (2.70%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.70%) Pacemaker
10 3 (2.70%) Terraform
11 2 (1.80%) Graphite
12 1 (0.90%) Bcfg2
12 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.90%) Nessus
Vendors
1 44 (39.64%) Red Hat
2 43 (38.74%) VMware
3 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.81%) Cisco
5 9 (8.11%) SolarWinds
5 9 (8.11%) Veritas
6 7 (6.31%) EMC
6 7 (6.31%) NetApp
7 4 (3.60%) NICE Systems
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle
8 3 (2.70%) Sybase
9 2 (1.80%) Splunk
10 1 (0.90%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.90%) F5
10 1 (0.90%) hybris
10 1 (0.90%) IBM
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