The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 470 422 377
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 482 676 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.65% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.68% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 446 560 764
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in England

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 268 £52,500 +5.52% 35
South East +10 116 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire +38 35 £40,000 - 2
North West +21 21 £33,750 -15.62%
East of England -17 14 £50,000 +11.11% 8
West Midlands -27 11 £30,000 -25.00% 1
South West -11 10 £48,750 +14.70%
East Midlands +7 8 £35,000 -6.66% 5
North East +2 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Linux Administrator
UK

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 England region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 1089 (100.00%) Linux
2 504 (46.28%) Puppet
3 446 (40.96%) VMware
4 444 (40.77%) Python
5 426 (39.12%) Red Hat
6 406 (37.28%) MySQL
7 398 (36.55%) Bash Shell
8 376 (34.53%) Apache
9 370 (33.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 354 (32.51%) DevOps
11 340 (31.22%) CentOS
12 320 (29.38%) Amazon AWS
13 307 (28.19%) LAMP
14 306 (28.10%) Perl
15 286 (26.26%) Unix
16 285 (26.17%) Opscode Chef
17 274 (25.16%) Ansible
18 262 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
19 259 (23.78%) Nagios
20 246 (22.59%) PHP
21 241 (22.13%) Jenkins
22 227 (20.84%) DNS
23 224 (20.57%) Windows
24 206 (18.92%) Tomcat
25 200 (18.37%) Configuration Management
26 195 (17.91%) Java
27 192 (17.63%) Firewall
28 181 (16.62%) Ruby
29 180 (16.53%) Ubuntu
30 169 (15.52%) nginx

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 376 (34.53%) Apache
2 206 (18.92%) Tomcat
3 169 (15.52%) nginx
4 79 (7.25%) OpenStack
5 76 (6.98%) JBoss
6 47 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (1.65%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.38%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.29%) Confluence
9 14 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.19%) Jetty
11 12 (1.10%) Apache Spark
12 11 (1.01%) IIS
13 10 (0.92%) Liferay
14 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.37%) Resin
16 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.28%) Joomla!
16 3 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (2.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.092%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.092%) MS Project
3 1 (0.092%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.28%) Magento
2 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 320 (29.38%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.69%) Amazon EC2
3 44 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (3.67%) SaaS
5 36 (3.31%) Amazon S3
6 28 (2.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (2.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 24 (2.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 23 (2.11%) IaaS
9 17 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (1.01%) SoftLayer
12 10 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.92%) GitHub
13 9 (0.83%) AWS OpsWorks
13 9 (0.83%) Office 365
13 9 (0.83%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (0.55%) Google Apps
15 6 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 227 (20.84%) DNS
2 192 (17.63%) Firewall
3 133 (12.21%) TCP/IP
4 108 (9.92%) SAN
5 88 (8.08%) LDAP
6 68 (6.24%) LAN
7 66 (6.06%) DHCP
8 65 (5.97%) WAN
9 62 (5.69%) Internet
10 58 (5.33%) HTTP
11 55 (5.05%) NAS
12 53 (4.87%) SMTP
13 51 (4.68%) VPN
14 38 (3.49%) SSL
15 36 (3.31%) SNMP
16 35 (3.21%) Kerberos
17 34 (3.12%) VLAN
18 32 (2.94%) VoIP
19 26 (2.39%) Asterisk PBX
20 24 (2.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (37.28%) MySQL
2 76 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
3 65 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 54 (4.96%) Oracle Database
5 41 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
6 35 (3.21%) Redis
7 33 (3.03%) SQL Server
8 27 (2.48%) Hadoop
9 19 (1.74%) Couchbase
10 15 (1.38%) CouchDB
11 14 (1.29%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.01%) Big Data
13 10 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (0.83%) MariaDB
15 7 (0.64%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.46%) MemSQL
16 5 (0.46%) OLTP
16 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
17 4 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
18 3 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 241 (22.13%) Jenkins
2 110 (10.10%) Git (software)
3 44 (4.04%) TeamCity
4 41 (3.76%) Subversion
5 40 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 40 (3.67%) Vagrant
6 24 (2.20%) Travis CI
7 20 (1.84%) Selenium
8 18 (1.65%) Hudson
9 15 (1.38%) JIRA
10 14 (1.29%) Gerrit
11 13 (1.19%) GitLab
12 10 (0.92%) PHPUnit
13 9 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (0.73%) Maven
15 5 (0.46%) Bitbucket
16 3 (0.28%) Artifactory
16 3 (0.28%) CruiseControl
16 3 (0.28%) Gradle
17 2 (0.18%) Mercurial
General
1 110 (10.10%) Finance
2 91 (8.36%) Law
3 83 (7.62%) Marketing
4 34 (3.12%) Banking
4 34 (3.12%) Telecoms
5 20 (1.84%) Games
6 19 (1.74%) Retail
7 18 (1.65%) Advertising
8 16 (1.47%) Publishing
9 13 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.83%) Back Office
10 9 (0.83%) Electronics
10 9 (0.83%) International Banking
11 5 (0.46%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
13 2 (0.18%) German Language
14 1 (0.092%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.092%) Legal
14 1 (0.092%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (28.19%) LAMP
2 109 (10.01%) LEMP Stack
3 83 (7.62%) Web Services
4 38 (3.49%) Memcached
5 33 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
6 27 (2.48%) ELK Stack
7 19 (1.74%) Ruby on Rails
8 18 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (1.56%) JMX
10 16 (1.47%) .NET
10 16 (1.47%) CSS
10 16 (1.47%) HTML
11 14 (1.29%) Akka
11 14 (1.29%) Node.js
12 12 (1.10%) J2EE
13 10 (0.92%) Behat
13 10 (0.92%) JDBC
14 9 (0.83%) HornetQ
15 8 (0.73%) Middleware
15 8 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.17%) Data Centre
2 53 (4.87%) Clustering
3 35 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 27 (2.48%) User Experience
6 15 (1.38%) Fintech
7 13 (1.19%) EMC VNX
7 13 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (1.19%) Statistics
8 11 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.01%) HP Storage
9 10 (0.92%) Cryptography
10 8 (0.73%) Streaming Video
10 8 (0.73%) Video on Demand
11 7 (0.64%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.64%) iPad
11 7 (0.64%) PKI
11 7 (0.64%) Robotics
11 7 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1089 (100.00%) Linux
2 370 (33.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 340 (31.22%) CentOS
4 286 (26.26%) Unix
5 224 (20.57%) Windows
6 180 (16.53%) Ubuntu
7 115 (10.56%) Debian
8 105 (9.64%) Windows Server
9 49 (4.50%) Solaris
10 44 (4.04%) SUSE
11 36 (3.31%) HPUX
11 36 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (2.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 17 (1.56%) AIX
14 17 (1.56%) Windows 7
15 12 (1.10%) Windows 10
16 10 (0.92%) Amazon Linux
16 10 (0.92%) FreeBSD
16 10 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (32.51%) DevOps
2 200 (18.37%) Configuration Management
3 166 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
4 111 (10.19%) High Availability
5 106 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (8.36%) Load Balancing
7 83 (7.62%) ITIL
8 77 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
9 63 (5.79%) E-Commerce
10 58 (5.33%) Open Source
10 58 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
11 43 (3.95%) Service Management
12 40 (3.67%) Migration
12 40 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 39 (3.58%) Business Continuity
14 38 (3.49%) Virtual Environments
15 36 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
16 33 (3.03%) Continuous Delivery
17 32 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 444 (40.77%) Python
2 398 (36.55%) Bash Shell
3 306 (28.10%) Perl
4 246 (22.59%) PHP
5 195 (17.91%) Java
6 181 (16.62%) Ruby
7 141 (12.95%) Shell Script
8 100 (9.18%) SQL
9 46 (4.22%) PowerShell
10 29 (2.66%) Korn
11 26 (2.39%) C++
12 24 (2.20%) C
13 22 (2.02%) JavaScript
14 13 (1.19%) AWK
14 13 (1.19%) sed
15 12 (1.10%) C#
16 8 (0.73%) Scala
17 5 (0.46%) Bourne shell
18 4 (0.37%) Go
18 4 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 43 (3.95%) Degree
2 40 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.48%) RHCE
5 18 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (1.29%) CCNP
8 7 (0.64%) CCNA
9 6 (0.55%) PhD
9 6 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.46%) RHCSA
10 5 (0.46%) RHCT
11 4 (0.37%) CFA
11 4 (0.37%) MBA
11 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.18%) MCITP
13 2 (0.18%) MCSE
14 1 (0.092%) CCIE
14 1 (0.092%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.48%) SLA
2 25 (2.30%) QA
3 13 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.092%) DICOM
5 1 (0.092%) HL7
System Software
1 262 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (8.54%) Docker
3 84 (7.71%) KVM
4 81 (7.44%) Active Directory
5 74 (6.80%) NFS
6 57 (5.23%) vSphere
7 56 (5.14%) Xen
8 48 (4.41%) Squid
9 37 (3.40%) iptables
10 31 (2.85%) Varnish
11 30 (2.75%) Hyper-V
11 30 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
12 27 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
13 24 (2.20%) Corosync
13 24 (2.20%) Postfix
14 23 (2.11%) VirtualBox
15 22 (2.02%) GlusterFS
16 17 (1.56%) VMware ESX
17 12 (1.10%) GPFS
17 12 (1.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 504 (46.28%) Puppet
2 285 (26.17%) Opscode Chef
3 274 (25.16%) Ansible
4 259 (23.78%) Nagios
5 78 (7.16%) HAProxy
6 49 (4.50%) Salt
7 48 (4.41%) ZABBIX
8 47 (4.32%) logstash
9 45 (4.13%) Cacti
10 24 (2.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 19 (1.74%) Pacemaker
12 18 (1.65%) Cobbler
12 18 (1.65%) WSUS
13 16 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
14 15 (1.38%) Graphite
15 14 (1.29%) Munin
15 14 (1.29%) SCCM
16 13 (1.19%) CFEngine
16 13 (1.19%) Tivoli
16 13 (1.19%) yum
Vendors
1 446 (40.96%) VMware
2 426 (39.12%) Red Hat
3 137 (12.58%) Oracle
4 112 (10.28%) Cisco
5 79 (7.25%) HP
6 65 (5.97%) Microsoft
7 52 (4.78%) Rackspace
8 48 (4.41%) EMC
9 35 (3.21%) Veritas
10 30 (2.75%) NetApp
10 30 (2.75%) Splunk
11 25 (2.30%) 3PAR
12 24 (2.20%) Citrix
13 21 (1.93%) New Relic
14 18 (1.65%) F5
15 17 (1.56%) Atlassian
16 16 (1.47%) Google
16 16 (1.47%) Juniper
16 16 (1.47%) Qualys
17 15 (1.38%) IBM
Guildford, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great base, benefits, work/life balance
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £78000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £350000 - £420000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Hedge Fund Bonuses + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £65K + bonus, full bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 9 days ago