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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 208 250 254
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 38 68 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.65% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 84
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
6006 9933 11770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.05% 95.19% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5471 8507 9824
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 74 (81.32%) Puppet
3 71 (78.02%) DevOps
4 61 (67.03%) Ansible
5 43 (47.25%) MySQL
6 42 (46.15%) Law
6 42 (46.15%) VMware
7 41 (45.05%) Python
8 40 (43.96%) Amazon AWS
9 36 (39.56%) Bash Shell
10 35 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
11 33 (36.26%) Configuration Management
12 32 (35.16%) Apache
13 31 (34.07%) LAMP
14 29 (31.87%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (30.77%) Jenkins
15 28 (30.77%) Salt
16 27 (29.67%) Perl
17 26 (28.57%) PHP
18 24 (26.37%) Ubuntu
18 24 (26.37%) Docker
19 21 (23.08%) User Experience
19 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (23.08%) Nagios
20 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (18.68%) Rackspace
22 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
23 15 (16.48%) KVM
24 13 (14.29%) Web Operations
25 12 (13.19%) Cisco

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 32 (35.16%) Apache
2 10 (10.99%) nginx
2 10 (10.99%) OpenStack
2 10 (10.99%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.10%) CMS
5 1 (1.10%) Confluence
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (43.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.40%) IaaS
3 3 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.30%) GitHub
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) DNS
1 8 (8.79%) LAN
2 6 (6.59%) WAN
3 5 (5.49%) Firewall
3 5 (5.49%) Internet
4 4 (4.40%) LDAP
5 3 (3.30%) SAN
6 2 (2.20%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.20%) MRTG
6 2 (2.20%) NAS
6 2 (2.20%) VoIP
6 2 (2.20%) VPN
7 1 (1.10%) DHCP
7 1 (1.10%) FTP
7 1 (1.10%) IPsec
7 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (47.25%) MySQL
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Emacs
3 1 (1.10%) FishEye
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 42 (46.15%) Law
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Marketing
4 4 (4.40%) Games
4 4 (4.40%) Publishing
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
7 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.07%) LAMP
2 9 (9.89%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (7.69%) Web Services
4 4 (4.40%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.40%) JSON
5 1 (1.10%) .NET
5 1 (1.10%) CSS
5 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) User Experience
2 5 (5.49%) Fintech
2 5 (5.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.40%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (26.37%) Ubuntu
3 10 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.69%) Unix
5 6 (6.59%) Windows
6 4 (4.40%) CentOS
6 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.30%) Solaris
8 1 (1.10%) Debian
8 1 (1.10%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.10%) SUSE
8 1 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (78.02%) DevOps
2 33 (36.26%) Configuration Management
3 29 (31.87%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.29%) Web Operations
6 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.59%) Microservices
8 6 (6.59%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (5.49%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.49%) Open Source
10 4 (4.40%) Analytics
10 4 (4.40%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.40%) Security Management
11 3 (3.30%) Data Analytics
12 2 (2.20%) Server Virtualisation
12 2 (2.20%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (2.20%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.05%) Python
2 36 (39.56%) Bash Shell
3 27 (29.67%) Perl
4 26 (28.57%) PHP
5 4 (4.40%) Java
6 3 (3.30%) Korn
6 3 (3.30%) Ruby
7 2 (2.20%) C
7 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.20%) SQL
8 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) CCNP
1 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.20%) MCITP
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.20%) RHCE
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 24 (26.37%) Docker
2 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.48%) KVM
4 6 (6.59%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.59%) Xen
5 4 (4.40%) Corosync
5 4 (4.40%) vSphere
6 3 (3.30%) NFS
6 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.10%) GPFS
8 1 (1.10%) iptables
8 1 (1.10%) oVirt
8 1 (1.10%) Postfix
8 1 (1.10%) Samba
8 1 (1.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 74 (81.32%) Puppet
2 61 (67.03%) Ansible
3 35 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (30.77%) Salt
5 21 (23.08%) Nagios
6 7 (7.69%) ZABBIX
7 6 (6.59%) Kubernetes
8 4 (4.40%) HAProxy
8 4 (4.40%) Pacemaker
9 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (2.20%) Cacti
10 2 (2.20%) logstash
10 2 (2.20%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (1.10%) Munin
11 1 (1.10%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) VMware
2 17 (18.68%) Rackspace
3 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
4 12 (13.19%) Cisco
5 8 (8.79%) Splunk
6 6 (6.59%) NetApp
7 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.30%) Google
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle
9 2 (2.20%) Veritas
10 1 (1.10%) Adobe
10 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.10%) HP
10 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.10%) SAP
10 1 (1.10%) Sophos
10 1 (1.10%) Veeam
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