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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 214 236 288
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 44 70 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.68% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.71% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42 62 72
Median salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +1.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £64,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6034 9797 12479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.88% 94.68% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5505 8401 10506
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 87 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (78.16%) Puppet
3 61 (70.11%) DevOps
4 51 (58.62%) Ansible
5 43 (49.43%) VMware
6 42 (48.28%) Python
7 39 (44.83%) Law
8 38 (43.68%) Bash Shell
9 37 (42.53%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (36.78%) MySQL
11 31 (35.63%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (32.18%) Perl
12 28 (32.18%) Apache
13 27 (31.03%) LAMP
14 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
14 26 (29.89%) Jenkins
15 25 (28.74%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (25.29%) Nagios
17 21 (24.14%) PHP
18 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (21.84%) Red Hat
20 18 (20.69%) Docker
21 16 (18.39%) Salt
21 16 (18.39%) KVM
21 16 (18.39%) Ubuntu
22 14 (16.09%) User Experience
23 12 (13.79%) Rackspace
23 12 (13.79%) nginx
23 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (32.18%) Apache
2 12 (13.79%) nginx
3 11 (12.64%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.20%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.45%) IIS
5 3 (3.45%) JBoss
6 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.15%) CMS
7 1 (1.15%) Confluence
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (42.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.60%) IaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) LAN
2 7 (8.05%) DNS
3 6 (6.90%) Firewall
3 6 (6.90%) WAN
4 5 (5.75%) SAN
5 4 (4.60%) Internet
5 4 (4.60%) LDAP
6 3 (3.45%) NAS
7 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.30%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.30%) VoIP
7 2 (2.30%) VPN
8 1 (1.15%) DHCP
8 1 (1.15%) FTP
8 1 (1.15%) IPsec
8 1 (1.15%) MRTG
8 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) MySQL
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.30%) Redis
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (29.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
3 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.15%) Emacs
4 1 (1.15%) FishEye
4 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 39 (44.83%) Law
2 9 (10.34%) Finance
3 8 (9.20%) Banking
4 5 (5.75%) Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Publishing
6 3 (3.45%) Games
6 3 (3.45%) Retail
7 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.15%) Advertising
8 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) LAMP
2 11 (12.64%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (6.90%) Web Services
4 4 (4.60%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.60%) JSON
5 1 (1.15%) .NET
5 1 (1.15%) CSS
5 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) User Experience
2 6 (6.90%) Fintech
2 6 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.60%) Clustering
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.60%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (18.39%) Ubuntu
3 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (10.34%) Unix
5 6 (6.90%) Solaris
5 6 (6.90%) Windows
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.15%) Debian
8 1 (1.15%) SUSE
8 1 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (70.11%) DevOps
2 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
3 25 (28.74%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (10.34%) Web Operations
6 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL
10 4 (4.60%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.60%) Open Source
10 4 (4.60%) Security Management
10 4 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.45%) Information Security
11 3 (3.45%) Patch Management
11 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.30%) Change Management
12 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) Python
2 38 (43.68%) Bash Shell
3 28 (32.18%) Perl
4 21 (24.14%) PHP
5 4 (4.60%) Java
5 4 (4.60%) SQL
6 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.30%) Korn
7 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.15%) C
8 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.45%) RHCE
3 2 (2.30%) CCNP
3 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.30%) MCITP
3 2 (2.30%) MCSE
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.69%) Docker
3 16 (18.39%) KVM
4 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.90%) Corosync
6 4 (4.60%) vSphere
6 4 (4.60%) Xen
7 3 (3.45%) NFS
7 3 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.30%) GFS2
8 2 (2.30%) GPFS
8 2 (2.30%) Varnish
9 1 (1.15%) iptables
9 1 (1.15%) Samba
9 1 (1.15%) Squid
9 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 68 (78.16%) Puppet
2 51 (58.62%) Ansible
3 31 (35.63%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (25.29%) Nagios
5 16 (18.39%) Salt
6 9 (10.34%) ZABBIX
7 6 (6.90%) Kubernetes
7 6 (6.90%) Pacemaker
8 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (4.60%) HAProxy
10 2 (2.30%) Cacti
10 2 (2.30%) logstash
10 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (2.30%) Terraform
10 2 (2.30%) Tivoli
11 1 (1.15%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 43 (49.43%) VMware
2 19 (21.84%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.79%) Rackspace
4 11 (12.64%) Cisco
5 8 (9.20%) Splunk
6 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.60%) NetApp
8 3 (3.45%) Veritas
9 1 (1.15%) Adobe
9 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.15%) HP
9 1 (1.15%) hybris
9 1 (1.15%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.15%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.15%) SAP
9 1 (1.15%) Sophos
9 1 (1.15%) Veeam
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