The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Croydon region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 17 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.47% 0.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.89% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 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
180 228 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 95.24% 97.02% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 164 212 167
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,164 £23,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Croydon

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Croydon

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Croydon region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Nagios
2 20 (83.33%) Perl
3 18 (75.00%) Apache
3 18 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 18 (75.00%) CentOS
3 18 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 18 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 12 (50.00%) LAMP
4 12 (50.00%) PHP
4 12 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.67%) Unix
7 4 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.50%) Puppet
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.33%) Java
9 2 (8.33%) Solaris
9 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
9 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.33%) DevOps
9 2 (8.33%) Ruby

Linux Systems 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 18 (75.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 18 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) CentOS
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.33%) DevOps
2 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Perl
2 18 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (50.00%) PHP
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (83.33%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (16.67%) VMware