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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 214 220 247
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 12 41 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.60% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.62% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 70
Median salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
4844 6564 9926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.85% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 5852 8528
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Puppet
2 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
4 10 (47.62%) Ruby
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
4 10 (47.62%) MySQL
5 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 8 (38.10%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) LAMP
8 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 6 (28.57%) Ansible
8 6 (28.57%) Bundler
9 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
9 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) Apache
10 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (19.05%) DevOps
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) CloudStack
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) LDAP
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) SSH
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (28.57%) Bundler
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) LAMP
1 6 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) Sass
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.76%) Fintech
1 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) AIX
6 1 (4.76%) Debian
6 1 (4.76%) Fedora
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
4 3 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 3 (14.29%) DSDM
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) OWASP
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) RUP
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Ruby
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
1 3 (14.29%) Xen
1 3 (14.29%) XenServer
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) LXC
3 1 (4.76%) Samba
3 1 (4.76%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
2 6 (28.57%) Ansible
3 3 (14.29%) Cobbler
3 3 (14.29%) Salt
3 3 (14.29%) Terraform
3 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (9.52%) SELinux
5 1 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (4.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas
6 1 (4.76%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago