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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 238 226 239
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 9 70 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.86% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 52 75
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £35,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
5713 8173 10920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.76% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 7122 9180
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (77.08%) Puppet
3 36 (75.00%) DevOps
4 34 (70.83%) Ansible
5 32 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (66.67%) LAMP
6 29 (60.42%) Apache
6 29 (60.42%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (58.33%) VMware
8 27 (56.25%) Python
8 27 (56.25%) MySQL
8 27 (56.25%) Law
9 26 (54.17%) PHP
9 26 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (54.17%) Jenkins
10 25 (52.08%) Bash Shell
11 24 (50.00%) Configuration Management
12 20 (41.67%) Rackspace
13 18 (37.50%) Docker
14 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (29.17%) Web Operations
16 12 (25.00%) Salt
16 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (20.83%) Ruby
17 10 (20.83%) Perl
17 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (20.83%) KVM
18 9 (18.75%) Microservices
18 9 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
18 9 (18.75%) Nagios

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 29 (60.42%) Apache
2 9 (18.75%) nginx
2 9 (18.75%) OpenStack
3 5 (10.42%) JBoss
3 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.17%) CloudStack
4 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (4.17%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) MRTG
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) Bundler
4 1 (2.08%) FishEye
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 27 (56.25%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Publishing
4 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) LAMP
2 9 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (4.17%) Smartphone
1 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Fintech
2 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
4 4 (8.33%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) CentOS
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.08%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) DevOps
2 26 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.17%) Web Operations
6 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (18.75%) Microservices
8 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (8.33%) Analytics
10 4 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics
12 2 (4.17%) Auto-Scaling
12 2 (4.17%) Build Automation
12 2 (4.17%) Open Source
12 2 (4.17%) OWASP
12 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (4.17%) Scrum
12 2 (4.17%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) Python
2 26 (54.17%) PHP
3 25 (52.08%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.83%) Perl
4 10 (20.83%) Ruby
5 6 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
7 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Docker
2 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) KVM
4 6 (12.50%) vSphere
5 5 (10.42%) Xen
6 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.17%) Corosync
6 2 (4.17%) NFS
6 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.17%) XenServer
7 1 (2.08%) oVirt
7 1 (2.08%) Postfix
7 1 (2.08%) Samba
7 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (77.08%) Puppet
2 34 (70.83%) Ansible
3 29 (60.42%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (25.00%) Salt
5 9 (18.75%) Nagios
6 3 (6.25%) Kubernetes
6 3 (6.25%) ZABBIX
7 2 (4.17%) Cobbler
7 2 (4.17%) HAProxy
7 2 (4.17%) logstash
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (4.17%) Pacemaker
7 2 (4.17%) Terraform
7 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
8 1 (2.08%) Munin
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 20 (41.67%) Rackspace
3 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
4 6 (12.50%) Google
5 4 (8.33%) NetApp
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.17%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (4.17%) Splunk
8 1 (2.08%) Adobe
8 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.08%) SAP
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago