The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 257 279 252
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 73 39 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 70 37 73
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £53,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
London

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Linux
2 90 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 68 (52.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 59 (45.38%) VMware
4 59 (45.38%) Python
4 59 (45.38%) Perl
5 53 (40.77%) Bash Shell
6 50 (38.46%) Apache
7 48 (36.92%) ITIL
8 47 (36.15%) Puppet
9 46 (35.38%) CentOS
10 43 (33.08%) Ubuntu
10 43 (33.08%) Nagios
11 41 (31.54%) MySQL
12 39 (30.00%) Oracle
12 39 (30.00%) Ruby
13 38 (29.23%) Tomcat
14 33 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (23.08%) nginx
16 29 (22.31%) CFEngine
16 29 (22.31%) Finance
17 28 (21.54%) Cacti
18 27 (20.77%) Load Balancing
18 27 (20.77%) KVM
18 27 (20.77%) Salt
18 27 (20.77%) JBoss
19 26 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (18.46%) WebLogic
20 24 (18.46%) Active Directory
20 24 (18.46%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 50 (38.46%) Apache
2 38 (29.23%) Tomcat
3 30 (23.08%) nginx
4 24 (18.46%) WebLogic
5 8 (6.15%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.31%) Jetty
7 2 (1.54%) Node.js
8 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.77%) Drupal
8 1 (0.77%) Confluence
8 1 (0.77%) Lync
8 1 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.54%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.69%) BIG-IP
1 23 (17.69%) NetScaler
1 23 (17.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
3 18 (13.85%) DNS
4 17 (13.08%) SAN
5 11 (8.46%) Firewall
6 10 (7.69%) SMTP
7 9 (6.92%) LDAP
8 7 (5.38%) VPN
9 6 (4.62%) NAS
10 5 (3.85%) tcpdump
11 4 (3.08%) Network Security
11 4 (3.08%) Kerberos
11 4 (3.08%) SSL
11 4 (3.08%) LAN
11 4 (3.08%) DHCP
12 3 (2.31%) Ethernet
12 3 (2.31%) SNMP
12 3 (2.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.54%) MySQL
2 23 (17.69%) DB2
3 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.31%) Redis
8 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.77%) Riak
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.92%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.15%) JIRA
4 7 (5.38%) Subversion
5 2 (1.54%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.77%) Redmine
6 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (22.31%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Marketing
3 6 (4.62%) Banking
4 5 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Law
6 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.77%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.23%) XML
2 8 (6.15%) Web Services
3 7 (5.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.08%) LAMP
5 2 (1.54%) Middleware
6 1 (0.77%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.77%) Java EE
6 1 (0.77%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.77%) HTML
6 1 (0.77%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.23%) Derivative
2 12 (9.23%) Spread Betting
3 9 (6.92%) Clustering
4 8 (6.15%) Replication
4 8 (6.15%) Open Source
5 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.77%) DTV
6 1 (0.77%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.77%) Physics
6 1 (0.77%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (52.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (35.38%) CentOS
4 43 (33.08%) Ubuntu
5 23 (17.69%) Debian
6 18 (13.85%) UNIX
7 15 (11.54%) Windows
8 11 (8.46%) Solaris
9 8 (6.15%) AIX
10 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.54%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.92%) ITIL
2 27 (20.77%) Load Balancing
3 26 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 20 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 19 (14.62%) DevOps
7 17 (13.08%) Configuration Management
8 11 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.92%) High Availability
10 6 (4.62%) Migration
10 6 (4.62%) Information Security
11 5 (3.85%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.85%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.08%) Load Testing
12 4 (3.08%) Low Latency
13 3 (2.31%) Business Continuity Planning
13 3 (2.31%) BCP
13 3 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (2.31%) Business Continuity
14 2 (1.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.38%) Perl
1 59 (45.38%) Python
2 53 (40.77%) Bash Shell
3 39 (30.00%) Ruby
4 22 (16.92%) SQL
5 16 (12.31%) PHP
6 14 (10.77%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.15%) C
7 8 (6.15%) Java
8 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.77%) Lua
9 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) Degree
2 18 (13.85%) MCSE
2 18 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.38%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.62%) RHCE
5 3 (2.31%) RHCA
5 3 (2.31%) RHCT
6 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.62%) SLA
2 3 (2.31%) QA
3 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (20.77%) KVM
3 24 (18.46%) Active Directory
3 24 (18.46%) Xen
4 9 (6.92%) NFS
5 7 (5.38%) Postfix
5 7 (5.38%) Sendmail
6 4 (3.08%) vSphere
7 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.31%) Samba
8 1 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.77%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 47 (36.15%) Puppet
2 43 (33.08%) Nagios
3 29 (22.31%) CFEngine
4 28 (21.54%) Cacti
5 27 (20.77%) Salt
6 24 (18.46%) ZABBIX
7 23 (17.69%) Ansible
8 18 (13.85%) Tivoli
9 15 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (2.31%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (2.31%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.31%) SCOM
10 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.77%) SCCM
12 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.77%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 90 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 59 (45.38%) VMware
3 39 (30.00%) Oracle
4 27 (20.77%) JBoss
5 24 (18.46%) Citrix
6 23 (17.69%) F5
7 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.00%) HP
9 8 (6.15%) IBM
10 6 (4.62%) Atlassian
11 5 (3.85%) Cisco
11 5 (3.85%) Splunk
12 4 (3.08%) ATG
12 4 (3.08%) Endeca
13 3 (2.31%) Juniper
13 3 (2.31%) SaltStack
14 2 (1.54%) Zoho
14 2 (1.54%) Rackspace
14 2 (1.54%) Veritas
15 1 (0.77%) Symantec
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
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