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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 217 250 286
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 31 61 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.58% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.61% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 54
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
6027 9954 11718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.02% 95.01% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5500 8516 9792
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (82.67%) Puppet
3 59 (78.67%) DevOps
4 48 (64.00%) Ansible
4 48 (64.00%) Law
5 45 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (58.67%) Python
7 43 (57.33%) VMware
8 40 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
9 38 (50.67%) Bash Shell
9 38 (50.67%) Configuration Management
10 34 (45.33%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (42.67%) LAMP
11 32 (42.67%) Apache
12 28 (37.33%) Docker
13 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
14 26 (34.67%) MySQL
14 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (33.33%) PHP
16 24 (32.00%) Perl
17 23 (30.67%) Rackspace
18 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (26.67%) Nagios
20 17 (22.67%) Salt
21 15 (20.00%) KVM
21 15 (20.00%) Red Hat
22 13 (17.33%) Web Operations
23 12 (16.00%) Microservices
24 11 (14.67%) Cisco
25 10 (13.33%) 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 32 (42.67%) Apache
2 10 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 9 (12.00%) nginx
3 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.00%) JBoss
5 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.33%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Confluence
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 45 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) IaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) DNS
2 6 (8.00%) LAN
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
3 5 (6.67%) Internet
4 4 (5.33%) LDAP
4 4 (5.33%) WAN
5 3 (4.00%) SAN
6 2 (2.67%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.67%) MRTG
6 2 (2.67%) NAS
6 2 (2.67%) VoIP
6 2 (2.67%) VPN
7 1 (1.33%) DHCP
7 1 (1.33%) FTP
7 1 (1.33%) IPsec
7 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.67%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) Emacs
3 1 (1.33%) FishEye
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 48 (64.00%) Law
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 5 (6.67%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) Publishing
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.67%) Games
6 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.67%) LAMP
2 9 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (6.67%) Web Services
4 4 (5.33%) ELK Stack
4 4 (5.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) .NET
5 1 (1.33%) CSS
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Fintech
1 5 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (5.33%) Smartphone
2 4 (5.33%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Unix
4 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 5 (6.67%) Windows
5 4 (5.33%) CentOS
5 4 (5.33%) Solaris
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (78.67%) DevOps
2 38 (50.67%) Configuration Management
3 34 (45.33%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.33%) Web Operations
6 12 (16.00%) Microservices
7 8 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (8.00%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
11 4 (5.33%) Analytics
11 4 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.33%) Security Management
12 3 (4.00%) Data Analytics
12 3 (4.00%) Open Source
12 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (2.67%) ITIL
13 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
13 2 (2.67%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (58.67%) Python
2 38 (50.67%) Bash Shell
3 25 (33.33%) PHP
4 24 (32.00%) Perl
5 10 (13.33%) Ruby
6 6 (8.00%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) C
7 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.67%) SQL
8 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.33%) Korn
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) CCNP
1 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.67%) MCITP
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) Docker
2 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.00%) KVM
4 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.67%) Xen
6 4 (5.33%) Corosync
6 4 (5.33%) vSphere
7 3 (4.00%) NFS
7 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.33%) GPFS
8 1 (1.33%) iptables
8 1 (1.33%) oVirt
8 1 (1.33%) Postfix
8 1 (1.33%) Samba
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (82.67%) Puppet
2 48 (64.00%) Ansible
3 40 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (26.67%) Nagios
5 17 (22.67%) Salt
6 7 (9.33%) ZABBIX
7 6 (8.00%) Kubernetes
8 4 (5.33%) HAProxy
8 4 (5.33%) Pacemaker
9 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (2.67%) Cacti
10 2 (2.67%) logstash
10 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (1.33%) Munin
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (1.33%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) VMware
2 23 (30.67%) Rackspace
3 15 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (14.67%) Cisco
5 9 (12.00%) Google
6 8 (10.67%) Splunk
7 5 (6.67%) NetApp
8 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.33%) Adobe
9 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.33%) HP
9 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle
9 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) Sophos
9 1 (1.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.33%) Veritas
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