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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 209 242 306
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 52 65 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 0.65% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.69% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 62 59
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,250 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
6232 9463 12226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 94.81% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 8080 10335
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 £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 31 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 31 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 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (77.17%) Puppet
3 62 (67.39%) DevOps
4 50 (54.35%) Python
5 49 (53.26%) Ansible
6 44 (47.83%) Bash Shell
7 42 (45.65%) VMware
8 41 (44.57%) Law
9 38 (41.30%) Amazon AWS
10 31 (33.70%) Opscode Chef
11 30 (32.61%) MySQL
12 29 (31.52%) Perl
13 28 (30.43%) Nagios
14 27 (29.35%) Apache
14 27 (29.35%) Jenkins
15 26 (28.26%) LAMP
16 25 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (27.17%) Configuration Management
17 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (22.83%) Red Hat
20 19 (20.65%) PHP
21 17 (18.48%) KVM
21 17 (18.48%) Docker
22 16 (17.39%) Salt
23 14 (15.22%) User Experience
23 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
23 14 (15.22%) Ubuntu
24 12 (13.04%) ZABBIX
24 12 (13.04%) Unix

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 27 (29.35%) Apache
2 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.04%) nginx
4 8 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.26%) IIS
6 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.17%) JBoss
7 1 (1.09%) Confluence
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (41.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) IaaS
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) DNS
1 7 (7.61%) Firewall
1 7 (7.61%) LAN
2 6 (6.52%) WAN
3 5 (5.43%) SAN
4 4 (4.35%) Internet
4 4 (4.35%) LDAP
5 3 (3.26%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.26%) NAS
6 2 (2.17%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.17%) MRTG
6 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.09%) FTP
7 1 (1.09%) IPsec
7 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.09%) VoIP
7 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) MySQL
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) Redis
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.26%) Subversion
3 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.17%) Emacs
5 1 (1.09%) FishEye
5 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 41 (44.57%) Law
2 10 (10.87%) Finance
3 8 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Games
4 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.26%) Publishing
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) LAMP
2 10 (10.87%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (6.52%) Web Services
4 4 (4.35%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (1.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) User Experience
2 6 (6.52%) Fintech
2 6 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.35%) Clustering
3 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.35%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.26%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Ubuntu
3 12 (13.04%) Unix
4 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.52%) Solaris
5 6 (6.52%) Windows
6 3 (3.26%) Debian
6 3 (3.26%) SUSE
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) CentOS
8 1 (1.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (67.39%) DevOps
2 25 (27.17%) Configuration Management
2 25 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.70%) Web Operations
6 6 (6.52%) ITIL
6 6 (6.52%) Open Source
7 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.43%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.35%) Information Security
8 4 (4.35%) Security Management
8 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.26%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (3.26%) Patch Management
9 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.17%) Change Control
10 2 (2.17%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.35%) Python
2 44 (47.83%) Bash Shell
3 29 (31.52%) Perl
4 19 (20.65%) PHP
5 4 (4.35%) SQL
6 3 (3.26%) Java
6 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.17%) Korn
7 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.09%) C
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.26%) MCSE
2 3 (3.26%) RHCE
3 2 (2.17%) CCNP
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.17%) MCITP
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (18.48%) Docker
2 17 (18.48%) KVM
3 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.61%) Corosync
5 4 (4.35%) NFS
5 4 (4.35%) vSphere
5 4 (4.35%) Xen
6 3 (3.26%) GFS2
6 3 (3.26%) Squid
6 3 (3.26%) Varnish
7 2 (2.17%) GPFS
7 2 (2.17%) iptables
7 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 71 (77.17%) Puppet
2 49 (53.26%) Ansible
3 31 (33.70%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (30.43%) Nagios
5 16 (17.39%) Salt
6 12 (13.04%) ZABBIX
7 7 (7.61%) Pacemaker
8 6 (6.52%) Kubernetes
9 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (4.35%) HAProxy
11 3 (3.26%) Terraform
11 3 (3.26%) Tivoli
12 2 (2.17%) Cacti
12 2 (2.17%) logstash
12 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 2 (2.17%) SmokePing
13 1 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 42 (45.65%) VMware
2 21 (22.83%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.04%) Cisco
4 10 (10.87%) Rackspace
5 8 (8.70%) Splunk
6 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.35%) NetApp
8 3 (3.26%) Veritas
9 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.09%) hybris
9 1 (1.09%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.09%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.09%) Sophos
9 1 (1.09%) Veeam
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Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent Benefits & Bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 27 days ago