The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 236 240 264
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 16 66 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.72% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 49 71
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
Linux Systems 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
5865 9226 11399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.94% 95.20% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5354 7936 9543
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator across the City of London region.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (81.97%) DevOps
3 48 (78.69%) Puppet
4 43 (70.49%) Ansible
5 40 (65.57%) Law
5 40 (65.57%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (60.66%) VMware
7 36 (59.02%) Python
8 35 (57.38%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (54.10%) Bash Shell
10 32 (52.46%) LAMP
11 31 (50.82%) Apache
11 31 (50.82%) Configuration Management
12 30 (49.18%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (44.26%) MySQL
14 26 (42.62%) PHP
14 26 (42.62%) Jenkins
15 24 (39.34%) Docker
16 22 (36.07%) Rackspace
17 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (24.59%) Perl
19 15 (24.59%) Salt
20 14 (22.95%) KVM
20 14 (22.95%) Web Operations
20 14 (22.95%) Nagios
21 11 (18.03%) Microservices
22 10 (16.39%) Cisco
23 9 (14.75%) Ruby
23 9 (14.75%) nginx

Linux Systems 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 31 (50.82%) Apache
2 9 (14.75%) nginx
2 9 (14.75%) OpenStack
3 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.92%) JBoss
5 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.64%) CMS
6 1 (1.64%) Confluence
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (65.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) DNS
2 5 (8.20%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) LAN
3 4 (6.56%) Internet
3 4 (6.56%) LDAP
4 3 (4.92%) WAN
5 2 (3.28%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.28%) MRTG
5 2 (3.28%) VoIP
5 2 (3.28%) VPN
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) FTP
6 1 (1.64%) IPsec
6 1 (1.64%) NAS
6 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) MySQL
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Emacs
3 1 (1.64%) FishEye
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 40 (65.57%) Law
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Publishing
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 2 (3.28%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) LAMP
2 9 (14.75%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (6.56%) Web Services
4 3 (4.92%) JSON
5 1 (1.64%) .NET
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Fintech
1 5 (8.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (4.92%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Ubuntu
3 4 (6.56%) Windows
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
4 3 (4.92%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) DevOps
2 31 (50.82%) Configuration Management
3 30 (49.18%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.95%) Web Operations
6 11 (18.03%) Microservices
7 8 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (9.84%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.56%) Analytics
10 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.56%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (4.92%) Data Analytics
11 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.92%) Open Source
11 3 (4.92%) Security Management
12 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.28%) Video Analytics
13 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) Python
2 33 (54.10%) Bash Shell
3 26 (42.62%) PHP
4 15 (24.59%) Perl
5 9 (14.75%) Ruby
6 6 (9.84%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) SQL
8 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.64%) Korn
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) CCNP
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
1 1 (1.64%) MCITP
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (39.34%) Docker
2 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.95%) KVM
4 6 (9.84%) Xen
5 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.56%) vSphere
6 3 (4.92%) Corosync
6 3 (4.92%) NFS
7 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.64%) iptables
8 1 (1.64%) oVirt
8 1 (1.64%) Postfix
8 1 (1.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 48 (78.69%) Puppet
2 43 (70.49%) Ansible
3 35 (57.38%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (24.59%) Salt
5 14 (22.95%) Nagios
6 5 (8.20%) Kubernetes
6 5 (8.20%) ZABBIX
7 3 (4.92%) HAProxy
7 3 (4.92%) Pacemaker
8 2 (3.28%) logstash
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (1.64%) Cacti
9 1 (1.64%) Munin
9 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (1.64%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) VMware
2 22 (36.07%) Rackspace
3 10 (16.39%) Cisco
4 8 (13.11%) Google
4 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.20%) NetApp
6 4 (6.56%) Splunk
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle
9 1 (1.64%) Adobe
9 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.64%) SAP
9 1 (1.64%) Sophos
9 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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