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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
UK / England
Rank 430 414 380
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 492 637 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.69% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.72% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 408 569 620
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 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
76009 88690 93012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63572 75206 77885
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +5 281 £53,000 -3.63% 23
South East +78 133 £47,500 +5.55% 18
East of England +22 30 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Yorkshire +1 12 £40,000 +24.03% 2
South West -3 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Midlands +18 9 £34,500 -10.96% 1
North West -64 8 £60,000 +71.42% 1
North East - 5 £42,500 -
West Midlands -3 3 £32,500 -24.41% 2
Linux Administrator
UK

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 986 (100.00%) Linux
2 406 (41.18%) Puppet
3 401 (40.67%) Red Hat
4 375 (38.03%) Bash Shell
5 337 (34.18%) Python
6 307 (31.14%) DevOps
7 297 (30.12%) VMware
8 293 (29.72%) MySQL
9 283 (28.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 276 (27.99%) Perl
11 248 (25.15%) Unix
12 245 (24.85%) Amazon AWS
13 235 (23.83%) Apache
14 230 (23.33%) Windows
15 206 (20.89%) Opscode Chef
16 198 (20.08%) CentOS
17 186 (18.86%) LAMP
18 172 (17.44%) Ubuntu
19 167 (16.94%) Ansible
20 160 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
21 159 (16.13%) Finance
22 155 (15.72%) Nagios
23 154 (15.62%) Ruby
24 151 (15.31%) Configuration Management
25 149 (15.11%) Jenkins
26 148 (15.01%) Oracle
27 141 (14.30%) Firewall
28 127 (12.88%) PHP
29 123 (12.47%) SQL
29 123 (12.47%) Java

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
1 235 (23.83%) Apache
2 107 (10.85%) Tomcat
3 75 (7.61%) nginx
4 52 (5.27%) IIS
5 32 (3.25%) OpenStack
6 25 (2.54%) JBoss
7 24 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 17 (1.72%) Hubot
10 13 (1.32%) Confluence
11 12 (1.22%) MS Exchange
12 9 (0.91%) Drupal
13 8 (0.81%) CloudStack
14 7 (0.71%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.61%) Liferay
16 5 (0.51%) Eucalyptus
17 4 (0.41%) CMS
18 3 (0.30%) SharePoint
18 3 (0.30%) Skype for Business
18 3 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 245 (24.85%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (8.11%) SaaS
3 42 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (2.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 19 (1.93%) Amazon S3
7 18 (1.83%) Slack
8 17 (1.72%) Office 365
9 12 (1.22%) GitHub
10 11 (1.12%) IaaS
11 10 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.91%) OpenShift
13 8 (0.81%) Route 53
14 5 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.51%) PaaS
15 4 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.41%) Heroku
15 4 (0.41%) Oracle CX
16 3 (0.30%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 141 (14.30%) Firewall
2 112 (11.36%) DNS
3 92 (9.33%) TCP/IP
4 88 (8.92%) SAN
5 74 (7.51%) LAN
6 73 (7.40%) VPN
7 64 (6.49%) LDAP
8 57 (5.78%) WAN
9 44 (4.46%) Internet
10 43 (4.36%) DHCP
11 39 (3.96%) NAS
12 36 (3.65%) HTTP
12 36 (3.65%) SMTP
13 32 (3.25%) VLAN
14 23 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (2.13%) Asterisk PBX
16 20 (2.03%) SNMP
16 20 (2.03%) VoIP
17 19 (1.93%) SSH
17 19 (1.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (29.72%) MySQL
2 64 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 43 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.84%) NoSQL
6 24 (2.43%) Oracle Database
7 18 (1.83%) Hadoop
8 17 (1.72%) Redis
9 14 (1.42%) OLTP
9 14 (1.42%) VLDB
10 10 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (0.91%) MariaDB
12 8 (0.81%) Big Data
13 6 (0.61%) CouchDB
13 6 (0.61%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.41%) OrientDB
14 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
16 2 (0.20%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 149 (15.11%) Jenkins
2 62 (6.29%) Git (software)
3 61 (6.19%) JIRA
4 50 (5.07%) Subversion
5 27 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.01%) GitLab
8 8 (0.81%) Travis CI
9 7 (0.71%) Bundler
10 6 (0.61%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.61%) Hudson
10 6 (0.61%) Maven
11 4 (0.41%) Selenium
11 4 (0.41%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.30%) Buildbot
12 3 (0.30%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.20%) Redmine
13 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.10%) Ant
14 1 (0.10%) Mercurial
General
1 159 (16.13%) Finance
2 68 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 53 (5.38%) Banking
4 30 (3.04%) Marketing
5 24 (2.43%) Games
6 22 (2.23%) Law
6 22 (2.23%) Retail
7 21 (2.13%) Publishing
8 14 (1.42%) Legal
9 10 (1.01%) Advertising
10 8 (0.81%) Back Office
10 8 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.71%) Electronics
12 6 (0.61%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.30%) Front Office
13 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.10%) French Language
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (18.86%) LAMP
2 85 (8.62%) Web Services
3 51 (5.17%) LEMP Stack
4 28 (2.84%) XML
5 16 (1.62%) .NET
6 15 (1.52%) Memcached
7 14 (1.42%) LAPP Stack
8 13 (1.32%) CSS
8 13 (1.32%) HTML
9 10 (1.01%) Ajax
9 10 (1.01%) JSF
9 10 (1.01%) XHTML
10 9 (0.91%) Middleware
11 7 (0.71%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (0.61%) JDBC
12 6 (0.61%) Kafka
12 6 (0.61%) Node.js
13 5 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (0.51%) Sensu
14 4 (0.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 46 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 32 (3.25%) Public Cloud
4 25 (2.54%) Clustering
5 21 (2.13%) Fintech
6 20 (2.03%) Replication
7 14 (1.42%) iPad
7 14 (1.42%) iSeries
8 12 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.12%) EMC VNX
9 11 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 9 (0.91%) EMC VMAX
10 9 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 9 (0.91%) User Experience
11 7 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (0.71%) Private Cloud
12 6 (0.61%) Cryptography
12 6 (0.61%) Online Gambling
13 5 (0.51%) EFT
13 5 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 986 (100.00%) Linux
2 283 (28.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 248 (25.15%) Unix
4 230 (23.33%) Windows
5 198 (20.08%) CentOS
6 172 (17.44%) Ubuntu
7 89 (9.03%) Windows Server
8 83 (8.42%) Debian
9 65 (6.59%) Solaris
10 41 (4.16%) SUSE
11 29 (2.94%) AIX
12 28 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (1.52%) HPUX
15 12 (1.22%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.71%) Windows 7
19 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
20 3 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (31.14%) DevOps
2 151 (15.31%) Configuration Management
3 98 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (8.42%) ITIL
5 78 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (7.81%) High Availability
7 72 (7.30%) Open Source
8 71 (7.20%) E-Commerce
9 60 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 51 (5.17%) Load Balancing
11 47 (4.77%) Performance Tuning
12 45 (4.56%) Project Management
13 29 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
14 26 (2.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (2.43%) Problem Management
16 23 (2.33%) Service Delivery
17 21 (2.13%) Incident Management
18 20 (2.03%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (2.03%) E-business
18 20 (2.03%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 375 (38.03%) Bash Shell
2 337 (34.18%) Python
3 276 (27.99%) Perl
4 154 (15.62%) Ruby
5 127 (12.88%) PHP
6 123 (12.47%) Java
6 123 (12.47%) SQL
7 99 (10.04%) Shell Script
8 59 (5.98%) PowerShell
9 35 (3.55%) C
10 30 (3.04%) JavaScript
11 13 (1.32%) Korn
12 12 (1.22%) C#
13 10 (1.01%) AWK
14 8 (0.81%) sed
15 6 (0.61%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.51%) C++
17 4 (0.41%) Jython
18 3 (0.30%) Go
19 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (6.49%) Degree
2 27 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.43%) CCNA
3 24 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (2.03%) RHCE
6 19 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.83%) MCSA
8 11 (1.12%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.01%) MCSE
10 7 (0.71%) LPIC
10 7 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.51%) MCITP
11 5 (0.51%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.20%) CCNP
13 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.10%) Linux+ Certification
13 1 (0.10%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.78%) QA
2 34 (3.45%) SLA
3 21 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 160 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (9.94%) Docker
3 76 (7.71%) Active Directory
4 58 (5.88%) NFS
5 51 (5.17%) vSphere
6 43 (4.36%) KVM
7 41 (4.16%) Xen
8 38 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
9 37 (3.75%) Hyper-V
10 27 (2.74%) iptables
10 27 (2.74%) Varnish
11 21 (2.13%) XenServer
12 17 (1.72%) GlusterFS
12 17 (1.72%) Postfix
12 17 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 15 (1.52%) Squid
14 14 (1.42%) VMware ESX
15 13 (1.32%) vCloud
15 13 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (1.12%) LXC
Systems Management
1 406 (41.18%) Puppet
2 206 (20.89%) Opscode Chef
3 167 (16.94%) Ansible
4 155 (15.72%) Nagios
5 28 (2.84%) OpenView
6 25 (2.54%) Cacti
7 24 (2.43%) Control-M
7 24 (2.43%) Salt
8 23 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
8 23 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 22 (2.23%) Cobbler
9 22 (2.23%) NetBackup
10 15 (1.52%) HAProxy
11 14 (1.42%) Tivoli
12 11 (1.12%) WSUS
12 11 (1.12%) ZABBIX
13 10 (1.01%) logstash
13 10 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
13 10 (1.01%) Terraform
14 9 (0.91%) cPanel
Vendors
1 401 (40.67%) Red Hat
2 297 (30.12%) VMware
3 148 (15.01%) Oracle
4 78 (7.91%) Microsoft
5 69 (7.00%) Cisco
6 49 (4.97%) HP
7 48 (4.87%) Sun
8 38 (3.85%) EMC
9 37 (3.75%) Veritas
10 25 (2.54%) Splunk
11 24 (2.43%) NetApp
12 19 (1.93%) Citrix
12 19 (1.93%) Rackspace
13 17 (1.72%) Qualys
14 16 (1.62%) 3PAR
14 16 (1.62%) Atlassian
14 16 (1.62%) SaltStack
15 15 (1.52%) IBM
16 14 (1.42%) SAP
17 12 (1.22%) Juniper
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + PHI, 25 days holiday
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Virginia Water, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + above average bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago