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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 480 425 374
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 478 666 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.65% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.67% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 430 569 759
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
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 £26,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -35 259 £52,500 +5.00% 34
South East +22 115 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Yorkshire +27 32 £40,000 - 4
North West -2 22 £35,000 -3.44% 5
East of England +5 21 £52,500 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -15 11 £38,750 -3.12% 2
East Midlands +10 10 £37,000 -1.33% 4
South West -4 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North East +4 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Linux Administrator
UK

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1072 (100.00%) Linux
2 523 (48.79%) Puppet
3 446 (41.60%) Python
4 440 (41.04%) VMware
5 437 (40.76%) Red Hat
6 383 (35.73%) Bash Shell
7 371 (34.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 366 (34.14%) MySQL
9 360 (33.58%) DevOps
10 354 (33.02%) Apache
11 324 (30.22%) Perl
12 312 (29.10%) CentOS
13 299 (27.89%) Amazon AWS
14 285 (26.59%) Ansible
15 284 (26.49%) Opscode Chef
16 283 (26.40%) Unix
16 283 (26.40%) LAMP
17 260 (24.25%) VMware Infrastructure
18 250 (23.32%) Nagios
19 237 (22.11%) Windows
20 231 (21.55%) PHP
21 229 (21.36%) Jenkins
22 217 (20.24%) DNS
23 203 (18.94%) Configuration Management
24 197 (18.38%) Tomcat
25 180 (16.79%) Java
26 174 (16.23%) Firewall
27 173 (16.14%) Ubuntu
28 172 (16.04%) Ruby
29 164 (15.30%) 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
1 354 (33.02%) Apache
2 197 (18.38%) Tomcat
3 164 (15.30%) nginx
4 71 (6.62%) JBoss
5 66 (6.16%) OpenStack
6 49 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (1.68%) Confluence
8 15 (1.40%) MS Exchange
8 15 (1.40%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.21%) IIS
11 10 (0.93%) Jetty
12 9 (0.84%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.75%) Liferay
14 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (0.56%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.37%) Resin
17 3 (0.28%) Drupal
17 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 31 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.093%) MS Project
3 1 (0.093%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 299 (27.89%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (4.01%) SaaS
4 42 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (2.61%) Amazon S3
6 24 (2.24%) IaaS
7 21 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 21 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 20 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (1.12%) GitHub
10 12 (1.12%) OpenShift
11 11 (1.03%) AWS OpsWorks
11 11 (1.03%) SoftLayer
12 9 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.56%) Google Apps
13 6 (0.56%) Office 365
14 5 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 217 (20.24%) DNS
2 174 (16.23%) Firewall
3 128 (11.94%) TCP/IP
4 99 (9.24%) SAN
5 87 (8.12%) LDAP
6 68 (6.34%) Internet
7 65 (6.06%) LAN
8 61 (5.69%) WAN
9 57 (5.32%) DHCP
10 56 (5.22%) HTTP
11 50 (4.66%) NAS
12 49 (4.57%) SMTP
13 48 (4.48%) VPN
14 34 (3.17%) Kerberos
15 33 (3.08%) SSL
16 24 (2.24%) Asterisk PBX
16 24 (2.24%) iSCSI
16 24 (2.24%) SNMP
17 22 (2.05%) VoIP
18 21 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (34.14%) MySQL
2 72 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
3 67 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 48 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 39 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 37 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
7 36 (3.36%) Redis
8 26 (2.43%) Hadoop
9 17 (1.59%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.40%) CouchDB
11 12 (1.12%) Big Data
12 11 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.03%) Couchbase
13 9 (0.84%) MariaDB
14 6 (0.56%) OLTP
14 6 (0.56%) Relational Database
14 6 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.37%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.37%) DB2
16 2 (0.19%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 229 (21.36%) Jenkins
2 89 (8.30%) Git (software)
3 38 (3.54%) Subversion
4 37 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 33 (3.08%) Vagrant
6 30 (2.80%) TeamCity
7 24 (2.24%) JIRA
8 22 (2.05%) Travis CI
9 16 (1.49%) Selenium
10 15 (1.40%) Hudson
11 14 (1.31%) GitLab
12 10 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (0.75%) Maven
14 6 (0.56%) PHPUnit
15 5 (0.47%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.47%) Gerrit
16 3 (0.28%) Artifactory
16 3 (0.28%) CruiseControl
16 3 (0.28%) Gradle
17 2 (0.19%) Mercurial
General
1 133 (12.41%) Finance
2 92 (8.58%) Law
3 76 (7.09%) Marketing
4 34 (3.17%) Banking
5 23 (2.15%) Games
6 21 (1.96%) Advertising
6 21 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.87%) Retail
8 15 (1.40%) Publishing
9 14 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.03%) Back Office
11 7 (0.65%) Electronics
12 5 (0.47%) International Banking
13 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.28%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.19%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) German Language
16 1 (0.093%) Front Office
16 1 (0.093%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (26.40%) LAMP
2 97 (9.05%) LEMP Stack
3 78 (7.28%) Web Services
4 35 (3.26%) Memcached
5 31 (2.89%) ELK Stack
5 31 (2.89%) LAPP Stack
6 19 (1.77%) RabbitMQ
7 16 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (1.31%) .NET
8 14 (1.31%) JMX
9 13 (1.21%) CSS
9 13 (1.21%) HTML
10 12 (1.12%) J2EE
11 11 (1.03%) Node.js
11 11 (1.03%) XML
12 10 (0.93%) JSON
13 8 (0.75%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (0.75%) Java EE
13 8 (0.75%) JDBC
14 7 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 105 (9.79%) Data Centre
2 43 (4.01%) Clustering
3 32 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 30 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (2.71%) User Experience
6 18 (1.68%) Fintech
7 17 (1.59%) EMC VNX
8 15 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (1.03%) Replication
10 8 (0.75%) Cryptography
10 8 (0.75%) Hedge funds
10 8 (0.75%) HP Storage
10 8 (0.75%) iPad
10 8 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.75%) Statistics
10 8 (0.75%) Streaming Video
10 8 (0.75%) Video on Demand
11 7 (0.65%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1072 (100.00%) Linux
2 371 (34.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 312 (29.10%) CentOS
4 283 (26.40%) Unix
5 237 (22.11%) Windows
6 173 (16.14%) Ubuntu
7 107 (9.98%) Windows Server
8 105 (9.79%) Debian
9 53 (4.94%) Solaris
9 53 (4.94%) SUSE
10 40 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (3.36%) HPUX
13 24 (2.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 22 (2.05%) AIX
15 15 (1.40%) Windows 7
16 14 (1.31%) Mac OS X
17 12 (1.12%) Windows 10
18 11 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
19 8 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (33.58%) DevOps
2 203 (18.94%) Configuration Management
3 162 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (10.91%) High Availability
5 93 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (8.30%) Load Balancing
7 85 (7.93%) ITIL
8 75 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 63 (5.88%) Open Source
10 59 (5.50%) E-Commerce
11 54 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
12 43 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (4.01%) Service Management
13 39 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
14 38 (3.54%) Business Continuity
14 38 (3.54%) Virtual Environments
15 34 (3.17%) Migration
16 33 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
16 33 (3.08%) Web Operations
17 31 (2.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 446 (41.60%) Python
2 383 (35.73%) Bash Shell
3 324 (30.22%) Perl
4 231 (21.55%) PHP
5 180 (16.79%) Java
6 172 (16.04%) Ruby
7 123 (11.47%) Shell Script
8 87 (8.12%) SQL
9 48 (4.48%) PowerShell
10 26 (2.43%) Korn
11 23 (2.15%) JavaScript
12 21 (1.96%) C++
13 18 (1.68%) C
14 14 (1.31%) C#
15 9 (0.84%) AWK
15 9 (0.84%) sed
16 8 (0.75%) Scala
17 4 (0.37%) Go
18 3 (0.28%) Bourne shell
18 3 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (4.01%) Degree
2 33 (3.08%) RHCE
2 33 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.40%) CCNP
7 11 (1.03%) CCNA
8 7 (0.65%) RHCSA
8 7 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.47%) RHCT
10 4 (0.37%) PhD
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.19%) CFA
12 2 (0.19%) LPIC
12 2 (0.19%) MBA
12 2 (0.19%) MCITP
12 2 (0.19%) RHCA
13 1 (0.093%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.093%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.71%) QA
2 26 (2.43%) SLA
3 17 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.093%) DICOM
5 1 (0.093%) HL7
System Software
1 260 (24.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (9.05%) Docker
3 82 (7.65%) KVM
4 76 (7.09%) NFS
5 75 (7.00%) Active Directory
6 66 (6.16%) vSphere
7 53 (4.94%) Xen
8 45 (4.20%) Squid
9 30 (2.80%) iptables
10 28 (2.61%) Corosync
11 27 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
12 26 (2.43%) Hyper-V
12 26 (2.43%) Varnish
13 25 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
14 23 (2.15%) Postfix
15 21 (1.96%) GlusterFS
16 20 (1.87%) VirtualBox
16 20 (1.87%) VMware ESX
17 13 (1.21%) vCloud
18 12 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 523 (48.79%) Puppet
2 285 (26.59%) Ansible
3 284 (26.49%) Opscode Chef
4 250 (23.32%) Nagios
5 78 (7.28%) HAProxy
6 53 (4.94%) Salt
7 51 (4.76%) logstash
8 45 (4.20%) Cacti
9 33 (3.08%) ZABBIX
10 32 (2.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 23 (2.15%) Pacemaker
12 21 (1.96%) Cobbler
12 21 (1.96%) WSUS
13 17 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
14 15 (1.40%) Munin
14 15 (1.40%) SCCM
15 14 (1.31%) Tivoli
16 10 (0.93%) CFEngine
16 10 (0.93%) Graphite
16 10 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 440 (41.04%) VMware
2 437 (40.76%) Red Hat
3 143 (13.34%) Oracle
4 130 (12.13%) Cisco
5 83 (7.74%) HP
6 63 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 56 (5.22%) Rackspace
8 50 (4.66%) EMC
9 38 (3.54%) Veritas
10 33 (3.08%) NetApp
11 29 (2.71%) Splunk
12 26 (2.43%) Citrix
13 25 (2.33%) 3PAR
14 23 (2.15%) Qualys
15 17 (1.59%) F5
15 17 (1.59%) Google
16 16 (1.49%) New Relic
17 15 (1.40%) IBM
17 15 (1.40%) Juniper
18 14 (1.31%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Good Benefits & Excellent Progress
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago