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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 227 265 302
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 38 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.59% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 52
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
6085 9787 12201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.83% 94.70% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5552 8389 10313
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
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 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 67 (82.72%) Puppet
3 59 (72.84%) DevOps
4 48 (59.26%) Ansible
5 47 (58.02%) Law
5 47 (58.02%) Python
6 46 (56.79%) VMware
6 46 (56.79%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (50.62%) Bash Shell
8 40 (49.38%) Opscode Chef
9 36 (44.44%) Configuration Management
10 33 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (38.27%) LAMP
12 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (35.80%) Apache
14 27 (33.33%) Jenkins
15 26 (32.10%) Perl
16 25 (30.86%) MySQL
16 25 (30.86%) Docker
17 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (27.16%) PHP
18 22 (27.16%) Nagios
19 20 (24.69%) Rackspace
20 18 (22.22%) Red Hat
21 17 (20.99%) KVM
22 14 (17.28%) Salt
23 12 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 11 (13.58%) LEMP Stack
24 11 (13.58%) Cisco
25 10 (12.35%) Ruby

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 (35.80%) Apache
2 9 (11.11%) nginx
2 9 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.88%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.70%) IIS
4 3 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.23%) Confluence
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (56.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) IaaS
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) DNS
2 7 (8.64%) Firewall
3 6 (7.41%) LAN
4 5 (6.17%) Internet
4 5 (6.17%) SAN
5 4 (4.94%) LDAP
5 4 (4.94%) WAN
6 3 (3.70%) NAS
7 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.47%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.47%) MRTG
7 2 (2.47%) VoIP
7 2 (2.47%) VPN
8 1 (1.23%) DHCP
8 1 (1.23%) FTP
8 1 (1.23%) IPsec
8 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.86%) MySQL
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.47%) Redis
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
3 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.23%) Emacs
4 1 (1.23%) FishEye
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 47 (58.02%) Law
2 7 (8.64%) Banking
2 7 (8.64%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Marketing
4 4 (4.94%) Publishing
5 3 (3.70%) Retail
6 2 (2.47%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.27%) LAMP
2 11 (13.58%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (6.17%) Web Services
4 4 (4.94%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.94%) JSON
5 1 (1.23%) .NET
5 1 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Fintech
1 6 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (4.94%) Clustering
2 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
2 4 (4.94%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Replication
4 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (11.11%) Unix
4 6 (7.41%) Solaris
5 5 (6.17%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.17%) Windows
6 4 (4.94%) CentOS
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (72.84%) DevOps
2 36 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 33 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.35%) Web Operations
6 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (11.11%) Microservices
7 8 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (6.17%) ITIL
10 4 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.94%) Security Management
10 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.70%) Information Security
11 3 (3.70%) Open Source
12 2 (2.47%) Analytics
12 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (2.47%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) Python
2 41 (50.62%) Bash Shell
3 26 (32.10%) Perl
4 22 (27.16%) PHP
5 10 (12.35%) Ruby
6 7 (8.64%) Java
7 4 (4.94%) SQL
8 2 (2.47%) C
8 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.23%) Korn
9 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) CCNP
2 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.47%) MCITP
2 2 (2.47%) MCSE
2 2 (2.47%) RHCE
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) Docker
2 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.99%) KVM
4 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 6 (7.41%) Corosync
6 5 (6.17%) Xen
7 4 (4.94%) vSphere
8 3 (3.70%) NFS
8 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.47%) GFS2
9 2 (2.47%) GPFS
9 2 (2.47%) Varnish
10 1 (1.23%) iptables
10 1 (1.23%) oVirt
10 1 (1.23%) Postfix
10 1 (1.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 67 (82.72%) Puppet
2 48 (59.26%) Ansible
3 40 (49.38%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (27.16%) Nagios
5 14 (17.28%) Salt
6 9 (11.11%) ZABBIX
7 6 (7.41%) Kubernetes
7 6 (7.41%) Pacemaker
8 4 (4.94%) HAProxy
8 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (2.47%) Cacti
9 2 (2.47%) logstash
9 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (2.47%) Terraform
9 2 (2.47%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.23%) Munin
10 1 (1.23%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) VMware
2 20 (24.69%) Rackspace
3 18 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 11 (13.58%) Cisco
5 8 (9.88%) Google
5 8 (9.88%) Splunk
6 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.94%) NetApp
8 2 (2.47%) Veritas
9 1 (1.23%) Adobe
9 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.23%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (1.23%) Sophos
9 1 (1.23%) Veeam
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