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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 220 216 235
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 27 77 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.88% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.92% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 91
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
5709 8373 10921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.57% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 7249 9153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (78.87%) Puppet
2 56 (78.87%) DevOps
3 54 (76.06%) Ansible
4 46 (64.79%) MySQL
5 30 (42.25%) LAMP
5 30 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (42.25%) Salt
6 29 (40.85%) Ubuntu
7 28 (39.44%) Apache
8 27 (38.03%) VMware
9 26 (36.62%) Opscode Chef
10 25 (35.21%) Jenkins
10 25 (35.21%) Bash Shell
10 25 (35.21%) Python
10 25 (35.21%) PHP
11 24 (33.80%) Law
11 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (32.39%) User Experience
12 23 (32.39%) Configuration Management
13 17 (23.94%) Docker
13 17 (23.94%) Rackspace
14 13 (18.31%) Web Operations
14 13 (18.31%) Perl
15 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (14.08%) Nagios
16 10 (14.08%) KVM
17 9 (12.68%) LEMP Stack
17 9 (12.68%) Red Hat

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 28 (39.44%) Apache
2 9 (12.68%) nginx
2 9 (12.68%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.04%) JBoss
3 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) CloudStack
4 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Confluence
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Firewall
1 6 (8.45%) LAN
2 4 (5.63%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) VoIP
3 3 (4.23%) Internet
3 3 (4.23%) LDAP
3 3 (4.23%) WAN
4 2 (2.82%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) MRTG
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (64.79%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (35.21%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
3 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.41%) FishEye
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 24 (33.80%) Law
2 5 (7.04%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Games
3 4 (5.63%) Publishing
4 3 (4.23%) Finance
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.25%) LAMP
2 9 (12.68%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (7.04%) Web Services
4 3 (4.23%) .NET
5 2 (2.82%) JSON
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) User Experience
2 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.41%) Fintech
3 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (40.85%) Ubuntu
3 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.45%) Unix
4 6 (8.45%) Windows
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.41%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.41%) Solaris
7 1 (1.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (78.87%) DevOps
2 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (32.39%) Configuration Management
4 13 (18.31%) Web Operations
5 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (8.45%) Microservices
9 4 (5.63%) Analytics
9 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.63%) Open Source
10 3 (4.23%) Data Analytics
11 2 (2.82%) Auto-Scaling
11 2 (2.82%) Build Automation
11 2 (2.82%) OWASP
11 2 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.82%) Scrum
11 2 (2.82%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) Bash Shell
1 25 (35.21%) PHP
1 25 (35.21%) Python
2 13 (18.31%) Perl
3 5 (7.04%) Ruby
3 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.63%) Java
4 4 (5.63%) SQL
5 3 (4.23%) Korn
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) CCNA
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
1 1 (1.41%) MCSA
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 17 (23.94%) Docker
2 10 (14.08%) KVM
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.86%) vSphere
4 5 (7.04%) Xen
5 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.23%) NFS
6 2 (2.82%) Corosync
6 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.82%) XenServer
7 1 (1.41%) oVirt
7 1 (1.41%) Postfix
7 1 (1.41%) Samba
7 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (78.87%) Puppet
2 54 (76.06%) Ansible
3 30 (42.25%) Salt
4 26 (36.62%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (14.08%) Nagios
6 3 (4.23%) Kubernetes
6 3 (4.23%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.82%) Cobbler
7 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.82%) logstash
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (2.82%) Pacemaker
7 2 (2.82%) Terraform
7 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.41%) Munin
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) VMware
2 17 (23.94%) Rackspace
3 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco
5 5 (7.04%) Oracle
6 4 (5.63%) NetApp
7 3 (4.23%) Google
7 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.82%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (2.82%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.82%) Splunk
9 1 (1.41%) Adobe
9 1 (1.41%) CommVault
9 1 (1.41%) HP
9 1 (1.41%) SAP
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