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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 464 410 358
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 582 737 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.73% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 516 621 819
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -11 305 £50,000 +4.16% 35
South East -17 135 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Yorkshire +36 49 £40,000 - 8
North West +29 29 £35,000 -17.15% 2
West Midlands -10 27 £44,500 +4.70% 3
South West -31 15 £40,000 +3.22% 1
East of England -49 13 £42,500 -5.55%
East Midlands +10 11 £35,000 - 2
Linux Administrator
UK

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 1229 (100.00%) Linux
2 523 (42.55%) Puppet
3 505 (41.09%) Python
4 487 (39.63%) Red Hat
5 452 (36.78%) Bash Shell
6 448 (36.45%) MySQL
6 448 (36.45%) VMware
7 420 (34.17%) Apache
8 409 (33.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 385 (31.33%) CentOS
10 362 (29.45%) Perl
11 351 (28.56%) DevOps
12 345 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
13 330 (26.85%) Unix
14 329 (26.77%) LAMP
15 273 (22.21%) Opscode Chef
16 261 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 240 (19.53%) Nagios
18 236 (19.20%) PHP
19 234 (19.04%) Windows
20 233 (18.96%) Java
21 231 (18.80%) Tomcat
22 227 (18.47%) Ansible
23 223 (18.14%) Jenkins
24 222 (18.06%) Ruby
25 217 (17.66%) DNS
26 216 (17.58%) Ubuntu
27 213 (17.33%) Firewall
28 187 (15.22%) Shell Script
29 178 (14.48%) 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
1 420 (34.17%) Apache
2 231 (18.80%) Tomcat
3 178 (14.48%) nginx
4 82 (6.67%) OpenStack
5 81 (6.59%) JBoss
6 41 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (1.79%) Apache Spark
8 20 (1.63%) Node.js
8 20 (1.63%) WebLogic
9 19 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 17 (1.38%) MS Exchange
11 16 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (1.30%) IIS
12 13 (1.06%) Jetty
13 10 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
14 9 (0.73%) Confluence
14 9 (0.73%) Liferay
15 8 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.081%) HipChat
3 1 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.081%) MS Project
3 1 (0.081%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 345 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (3.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 37 (3.01%) IaaS
4 37 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (2.85%) Amazon S3
6 31 (2.52%) SaaS
7 26 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 24 (1.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 21 (1.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 18 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
12 13 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (1.06%) PaaS
13 11 (0.90%) Office 365
13 11 (0.90%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.57%) SoftLayer
15 6 (0.49%) Google Apps
16 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
17 4 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 217 (17.66%) DNS
2 213 (17.33%) Firewall
3 162 (13.18%) TCP/IP
4 106 (8.62%) SAN
5 100 (8.14%) LDAP
6 75 (6.10%) WAN
7 73 (5.94%) LAN
8 68 (5.53%) DHCP
9 63 (5.13%) HTTP
10 54 (4.39%) SSL
11 52 (4.23%) Internet
12 51 (4.15%) VPN
13 50 (4.07%) SMTP
13 50 (4.07%) VLAN
14 49 (3.99%) SNMP
15 46 (3.74%) NAS
16 39 (3.17%) SSH
17 37 (3.01%) VoIP
18 31 (2.52%) MPLS
18 31 (2.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (36.45%) MySQL
2 81 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
3 71 (5.78%) MongoDB
4 46 (3.74%) Oracle Database
5 39 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
6 38 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 36 (2.93%) SQL Server
8 34 (2.77%) Redis
9 30 (2.44%) Couchbase
10 25 (2.03%) NoSQL
11 20 (1.63%) CouchDB
12 17 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.38%) Apache Hive
13 15 (1.22%) Big Data
14 12 (0.98%) MemSQL
15 10 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (0.73%) Relational Database
17 8 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
18 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
19 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 223 (18.14%) Jenkins
2 139 (11.31%) Git (software)
3 68 (5.53%) Subversion
4 58 (4.72%) TeamCity
5 41 (3.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 39 (3.17%) Vagrant
7 28 (2.28%) Hudson
8 26 (2.12%) Gerrit
9 23 (1.87%) Selenium
9 23 (1.87%) Travis CI
10 15 (1.22%) PHPUnit
11 12 (0.98%) GitLab
12 11 (0.90%) JIRA
12 11 (0.90%) Maven
13 6 (0.49%) Gradle
13 6 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (0.41%) Emacs
15 4 (0.33%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.33%) JConsole
16 3 (0.24%) Artifactory
General
1 151 (12.29%) Finance
2 80 (6.51%) Law
3 79 (6.43%) Marketing
4 44 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 43 (3.50%) Banking
6 23 (1.87%) Games
7 20 (1.63%) Publishing
7 20 (1.63%) Retail
8 13 (1.06%) Advertising
9 11 (0.90%) International Banking
10 10 (0.81%) Back Office
11 9 (0.73%) Electronics
12 7 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.49%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.24%) Legal
15 1 (0.081%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.081%) German Language
15 1 (0.081%) iGaming
15 1 (0.081%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.081%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (26.77%) LAMP
2 117 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
3 97 (7.89%) Web Services
4 35 (2.85%) Memcached
5 34 (2.77%) LAPP Stack
6 26 (2.12%) Akka
7 24 (1.95%) CSS
7 24 (1.95%) HTML
8 21 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
9 20 (1.63%) JMX
10 18 (1.46%) ELK Stack
11 16 (1.30%) Middleware
12 15 (1.22%) .NET
12 15 (1.22%) Behat
12 15 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (0.81%) HornetQ
14 9 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
14 9 (0.73%) JDBC
14 9 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (0.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.81%) Data Centre
2 71 (5.78%) Clustering
3 50 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (2.93%) Computer Science
5 35 (2.85%) User Experience
6 22 (1.79%) Statistics
7 20 (1.63%) EMC VNX
7 20 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 19 (1.55%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.38%) Fintech
10 16 (1.30%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.14%) Blackberry
12 13 (1.06%) iPhone
13 12 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (0.81%) HP Storage
14 10 (0.81%) Replication
15 9 (0.73%) Cryptography
15 9 (0.73%) Eurex
15 9 (0.73%) Robotics
16 8 (0.65%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1229 (100.00%) Linux
2 409 (33.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 385 (31.33%) CentOS
4 330 (26.85%) Unix
5 234 (19.04%) Windows
6 216 (17.58%) Ubuntu
7 121 (9.85%) Debian
8 110 (8.95%) Windows Server
9 78 (6.35%) Solaris
10 51 (4.15%) SUSE
11 38 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (2.69%) AIX
13 32 (2.60%) HPUX
14 29 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (2.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 18 (1.46%) Fedora
17 17 (1.38%) Windows 7
18 15 (1.22%) Amazon Linux
19 14 (1.14%) Android
20 13 (1.06%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (28.56%) DevOps
2 177 (14.40%) Configuration Management
3 149 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
4 131 (10.66%) High Availability
5 124 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (8.06%) E-Commerce
7 97 (7.89%) Load Balancing
8 92 (7.49%) ITIL
9 84 (6.83%) Performance Tuning
10 77 (6.27%) Open Source
11 69 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
12 46 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
13 45 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
14 41 (3.34%) Migration
15 39 (3.17%) Change Management
15 39 (3.17%) Problem Management
16 37 (3.01%) Service Delivery
16 37 (3.01%) Service Management
17 36 (2.93%) Business Continuity
18 33 (2.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 505 (41.09%) Python
2 452 (36.78%) Bash Shell
3 362 (29.45%) Perl
4 236 (19.20%) PHP
5 233 (18.96%) Java
6 222 (18.06%) Ruby
7 187 (15.22%) Shell Script
8 137 (11.15%) SQL
9 53 (4.31%) PowerShell
10 40 (3.25%) C++
11 36 (2.93%) C
12 31 (2.52%) Korn
13 27 (2.20%) JavaScript
14 15 (1.22%) AWK
15 12 (0.98%) C#
16 11 (0.90%) Bourne shell
16 11 (0.90%) sed
17 9 (0.73%) Tcl
18 8 (0.65%) Scala
19 5 (0.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 57 (4.64%) Degree
2 43 (3.50%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.36%) RHCE
5 24 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (1.38%) CCNP
8 11 (0.90%) CCNA
9 8 (0.65%) RHCT
10 7 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.57%) PhD
11 5 (0.41%) CFA
11 5 (0.41%) MBA
11 5 (0.41%) MCSE
12 4 (0.33%) RHCA
12 4 (0.33%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.24%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.16%) MCITP
15 1 (0.081%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.36%) SLA
2 27 (2.20%) QA
3 20 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.081%) DICOM
5 1 (0.081%) HL7
5 1 (0.081%) ISO27005
System Software
1 261 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (7.57%) Docker
3 88 (7.16%) Active Directory
4 78 (6.35%) KVM
5 74 (6.02%) NFS
6 61 (4.96%) vSphere
7 59 (4.80%) Xen
8 45 (3.66%) Hyper-V
8 45 (3.66%) Varnish
9 42 (3.42%) iptables
9 42 (3.42%) Squid
10 39 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
11 38 (3.09%) Postfix
12 23 (1.87%) Samba
12 23 (1.87%) VirtualBox
12 23 (1.87%) VMware ESX
13 18 (1.46%) GPFS
13 18 (1.46%) qmail
14 16 (1.30%) vCloud
15 14 (1.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 523 (42.55%) Puppet
2 273 (22.21%) Opscode Chef
3 240 (19.53%) Nagios
4 227 (18.47%) Ansible
5 66 (5.37%) ZABBIX
6 54 (4.39%) HAProxy
7 46 (3.74%) Salt
8 32 (2.60%) Cacti
9 24 (1.95%) logstash
9 24 (1.95%) WSUS
10 22 (1.79%) SCCM
11 19 (1.55%) CFEngine
11 19 (1.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 18 (1.46%) Graphite
12 18 (1.46%) Red Hat Satellite
13 15 (1.22%) Cobbler
14 14 (1.14%) yum
15 13 (1.06%) Icinga
15 13 (1.06%) NetBackup
16 12 (0.98%) SELinux
Vendors
1 487 (39.63%) Red Hat
2 448 (36.45%) VMware
3 155 (12.61%) Oracle
4 109 (8.87%) Cisco
5 83 (6.75%) Microsoft
6 65 (5.29%) HP
7 49 (3.99%) EMC
8 40 (3.25%) Veritas
9 36 (2.93%) Splunk
10 35 (2.85%) Rackspace
11 34 (2.77%) NetApp
12 26 (2.12%) New Relic
13 24 (1.95%) IBM
14 22 (1.79%) Atlassian
15 21 (1.71%) 3PAR
15 21 (1.71%) Citrix
16 19 (1.55%) Juniper
17 18 (1.46%) Sun
18 17 (1.38%) F5
19 14 (1.14%) Qualys
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: 35k - 40k + 5k oncall and overtime
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + health & life insurance, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,500 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum + Industry leading benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago