The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Croydon region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
London / Croydon
Rank 21 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.21% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.60% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
186 251 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 95.38% 99.21% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 166 230 163
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Croydon region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Croydon

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Croydon

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Linux 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 Croydon region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) CentOS
2 23 (88.46%) Bash Shell
2 23 (88.46%) Data Centre
2 23 (88.46%) Nagios
2 23 (88.46%) Telecoms
2 23 (88.46%) Perl
3 19 (73.08%) Apache
4 16 (61.54%) Asterisk PBX
5 12 (46.15%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (46.15%) PHP
5 12 (46.15%) MySQL
5 12 (46.15%) LAMP
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) VoIP
7 4 (15.38%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (15.38%) Puppet
7 4 (15.38%) CFEngine
7 4 (15.38%) Open Source
7 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 4 (15.38%) Cacti
8 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.54%) Unix
8 3 (11.54%) Solaris
9 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (7.69%) Finance
10 1 (3.85%) Firewall

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 19 (73.08%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (88.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) CentOS
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Bash Shell
1 23 (88.46%) Perl
2 12 (46.15%) PHP
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.85%) iptables
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) Cacti
2 4 (15.38%) CFEngine
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat