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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 213 244 283
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 53 85 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.80% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.84% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 78 60
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,050 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 64 (65.98%) Puppet
3 56 (57.73%) DevOps
4 49 (50.52%) Python
5 41 (42.27%) VMware
5 41 (42.27%) Bash Shell
6 40 (41.24%) Law
7 38 (39.18%) Ansible
8 33 (34.02%) Amazon AWS
8 33 (34.02%) Red Hat
9 32 (32.99%) Nagios
10 26 (26.80%) Perl
10 26 (26.80%) MySQL
11 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
12 22 (22.68%) Jenkins
12 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (21.65%) Apache
14 20 (20.62%) Unix
14 20 (20.62%) LAMP
15 17 (17.53%) Configuration Management
16 16 (16.49%) KVM
16 16 (16.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (16.49%) Finance
17 15 (15.46%) Tomcat
18 14 (14.43%) Salt
18 14 (14.43%) User Experience
19 13 (13.40%) ZABBIX
19 13 (13.40%) 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 21 (21.65%) Apache
2 15 (15.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.31%) nginx
4 6 (6.19%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.09%) IIS
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.03%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (34.02%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.12%) IaaS
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) DNS
2 7 (7.22%) Firewall
3 6 (6.19%) LDAP
3 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.15%) MRTG
4 5 (5.15%) SAN
5 4 (4.12%) Internet
5 4 (4.12%) LAN
5 4 (4.12%) WAN
6 3 (3.09%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.09%) NAS
7 2 (2.06%) VoIP
8 1 (1.03%) DHCP
8 1 (1.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.03%) FTP
8 1 (1.03%) IPsec
8 1 (1.03%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.03%) SSL
8 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) MySQL
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.09%) Redis
4 1 (1.03%) DB2
4 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.15%) Emacs
4 4 (4.12%) Subversion
5 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (41.24%) Law
2 16 (16.49%) Finance
3 8 (8.25%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Publishing
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.62%) LAMP
2 6 (6.19%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (4.12%) ELK Stack
3 4 (4.12%) JSON
3 4 (4.12%) Web Services
4 1 (1.03%) .NET
4 1 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) User Experience
2 10 (10.31%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.25%) Fintech
4 6 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (5.15%) Clustering
5 5 (5.15%) Hedge funds
6 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (20.62%) Unix
3 16 (16.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.34%) Ubuntu
5 10 (10.31%) Solaris
6 8 (8.25%) Windows
7 6 (6.19%) Debian
7 6 (6.19%) SUSE
8 4 (4.12%) AIX
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.06%) CentOS
10 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
11 1 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (57.73%) DevOps
2 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (17.53%) Configuration Management
5 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (8.25%) ITIL
7 8 (8.25%) Open Source
7 8 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.19%) Web Operations
9 5 (5.15%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.15%) Migration
9 5 (5.15%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.12%) Information Security
10 4 (4.12%) Security Management
11 3 (3.09%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (3.09%) Patch Management
12 2 (2.06%) Change Control
12 2 (2.06%) Server Virtualisation
12 2 (2.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.52%) Python
2 41 (42.27%) Bash Shell
3 26 (26.80%) Perl
4 12 (12.37%) PHP
5 6 (6.19%) SQL
6 3 (3.09%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.15%) MCSE
3 3 (3.09%) RHCE
4 2 (2.06%) CCNP
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.06%) Degree
4 2 (2.06%) MCITP
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
2 4 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.49%) KVM
3 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
4 10 (10.31%) Docker
5 6 (6.19%) NFS
6 5 (5.15%) Corosync
6 5 (5.15%) iptables
6 5 (5.15%) Squid
6 5 (5.15%) Xen
7 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.09%) GFS2
8 3 (3.09%) Varnish
8 3 (3.09%) vSphere
9 2 (2.06%) GPFS
9 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.03%) Samba
10 1 (1.03%) Snort
10 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 64 (65.98%) Puppet
2 38 (39.18%) Ansible
3 32 (32.99%) Nagios
4 24 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (14.43%) Salt
6 13 (13.40%) ZABBIX
7 5 (5.15%) Pacemaker
7 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (5.15%) SmokePing
7 5 (5.15%) Tivoli
8 3 (3.09%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
8 3 (3.09%) Terraform
9 2 (2.06%) Cacti
9 2 (2.06%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.03%) Graphite
Vendors
1 41 (42.27%) VMware
2 33 (34.02%) Red Hat
3 13 (13.40%) Cisco
4 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.28%) Splunk
6 8 (8.25%) NetApp
7 7 (7.22%) Veritas
8 6 (6.19%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.12%) EMC
10 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.03%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.03%) F5
11 1 (1.03%) hybris
11 1 (1.03%) IBM
11 1 (1.03%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.03%) Sophos
11 1 (1.03%) Veeam
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