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 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 System Administrator
Rank 216 248 324
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 45 59 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.59% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.62% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 43 57 44
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £63,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
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 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 31 May 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 31 May 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 85 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (80.00%) Puppet
3 59 (69.41%) DevOps
4 52 (61.18%) Python
5 48 (56.47%) Law
6 46 (54.12%) Amazon AWS
7 45 (52.94%) Ansible
8 44 (51.76%) Bash Shell
9 42 (49.41%) VMware
10 39 (45.88%) Opscode Chef
11 33 (38.82%) Configuration Management
12 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (31.76%) LAMP
14 26 (30.59%) Perl
14 26 (30.59%) Jenkins
15 25 (29.41%) Nagios
16 23 (27.06%) Apache
16 23 (27.06%) Docker
17 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (23.53%) MySQL
18 20 (23.53%) Red Hat
19 17 (20.00%) KVM
19 17 (20.00%) Rackspace
20 15 (17.65%) PHP
21 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 13 (15.29%) Salt
22 12 (14.12%) ZABBIX
22 12 (14.12%) Unix
22 12 (14.12%) Cisco

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 23 (27.06%) Apache
2 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.41%) OpenStack
4 7 (8.24%) nginx
5 3 (3.53%) IIS
6 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.35%) JBoss
7 1 (1.18%) Confluence
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (54.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) IaaS
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) DNS
3 5 (5.88%) LAN
3 5 (5.88%) SAN
4 4 (4.71%) Internet
4 4 (4.71%) LDAP
4 4 (4.71%) WAN
5 3 (3.53%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.53%) NAS
6 2 (2.35%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.35%) MRTG
7 1 (1.18%) FTP
7 1 (1.18%) IPsec
7 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.18%) VoIP
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) MySQL
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) Redis
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (30.59%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.53%) Subversion
3 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.35%) Emacs
5 1 (1.18%) FishEye
5 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 48 (56.47%) Law
2 11 (12.94%) Finance
3 7 (8.24%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.76%) LAMP
2 10 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (5.88%) Web Services
4 4 (4.71%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.71%) JSON
5 1 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Data Centre
1 6 (7.06%) Fintech
1 6 (7.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
2 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.71%) Smartphone
2 4 (4.71%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Unix
4 9 (10.59%) Solaris
5 5 (5.88%) Windows
6 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) CentOS
8 1 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (69.41%) DevOps
2 33 (38.82%) Configuration Management
3 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (10.59%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (10.59%) Web Operations
5 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
5 8 (9.41%) Microservices
6 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.06%) ITIL
8 5 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.88%) Open Source
9 4 (4.71%) Information Security
9 4 (4.71%) Security Management
9 4 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.53%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.35%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.35%) Change Control
11 2 (2.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) Python
2 44 (51.76%) Bash Shell
3 26 (30.59%) Perl
4 15 (17.65%) PHP
5 9 (10.59%) Ruby
6 4 (4.71%) Java
6 4 (4.71%) SQL
7 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) Korn
8 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.53%) MCSE
3 2 (2.35%) CCNP
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.35%) MCITP
3 2 (2.35%) RHCE
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (27.06%) Docker
2 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.00%) KVM
4 9 (10.59%) Active Directory
5 7 (8.24%) Corosync
6 4 (4.71%) NFS
6 4 (4.71%) vSphere
6 4 (4.71%) Xen
7 3 (3.53%) GFS2
7 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.53%) Varnish
8 2 (2.35%) GPFS
8 2 (2.35%) iptables
8 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 68 (80.00%) Puppet
2 45 (52.94%) Ansible
3 39 (45.88%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (29.41%) Nagios
5 13 (15.29%) Salt
6 12 (14.12%) ZABBIX
7 7 (8.24%) Pacemaker
8 6 (7.06%) Kubernetes
9 4 (4.71%) HAProxy
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (3.53%) Terraform
10 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
11 2 (2.35%) Cacti
11 2 (2.35%) logstash
11 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (2.35%) SmokePing
12 1 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 42 (49.41%) VMware
2 20 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 17 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 12 (14.12%) Cisco
5 8 (9.41%) Splunk
6 7 (8.24%) Google
6 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.71%) NetApp
8 2 (2.35%) Veritas
9 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.18%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.18%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.18%) Sophos
9 1 (1.18%) Veeam
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Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and development
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
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