The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Linux Systems 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 System Administrator
Rank 524 447 426
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 469 629 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.62% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 415 552 674
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in England

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Linux Systems 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 Systems 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 -30 249 £50,000 +3.09% 30
South East -14 110 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Yorkshire +31 42 £40,000 - 8
North West +18 17 £32,500 -23.52% 2
South West -27 15 £40,000 +6.66% 1
East of England -26 14 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East Midlands +14 11 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Midlands -25 11 £33,500 -21.17% 1
Linux Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 England region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1014 (100.00%) Linux
2 440 (43.39%) Puppet
3 426 (42.01%) Python
4 392 (38.66%) Bash Shell
5 390 (38.46%) MySQL
6 381 (37.57%) Red Hat
7 375 (36.98%) VMware
8 328 (32.35%) CentOS
9 323 (31.85%) Amazon AWS
10 319 (31.46%) DevOps
11 311 (30.67%) Apache
12 301 (29.68%) Perl
13 300 (29.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 277 (27.32%) LAMP
15 272 (26.82%) Opscode Chef
16 263 (25.94%) Unix
17 218 (21.50%) PHP
18 206 (20.32%) VMware Infrastructure
19 205 (20.22%) Java
20 203 (20.02%) Ansible
21 197 (19.43%) DNS
22 193 (19.03%) Ubuntu
23 190 (18.74%) Ruby
24 181 (17.85%) Nagios
25 180 (17.75%) Jenkins
26 168 (16.57%) Configuration Management
27 167 (16.47%) Windows
28 160 (15.78%) Firewall
29 148 (14.60%) Tomcat
30 145 (14.30%) Continuous Integration

Linux Systems 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
1 311 (30.67%) Apache
2 148 (14.60%) Tomcat
3 140 (13.81%) nginx
4 74 (7.30%) OpenStack
5 37 (3.65%) JBoss
6 26 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (2.07%) Node.js
8 20 (1.97%) Apache Spark
9 19 (1.87%) WebLogic
10 17 (1.68%) Confluence
11 16 (1.58%) IIS
12 15 (1.48%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
14 9 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.89%) Jetty
14 9 (0.89%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.49%) WordPress
17 4 (0.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 36 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.099%) HipChat
3 1 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.099%) MS Project
3 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 323 (31.85%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (7.20%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (4.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 36 (3.55%) Amazon S3
5 34 (3.35%) IaaS
6 26 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 24 (2.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 21 (2.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 19 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (1.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
11 15 (1.48%) SaaS
12 11 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (0.99%) Office 365
14 7 (0.69%) SoftLayer
15 6 (0.59%) Google Apps
15 6 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
16 4 (0.39%) Joyent
16 4 (0.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 197 (19.43%) DNS
2 160 (15.78%) Firewall
3 123 (12.13%) TCP/IP
4 75 (7.40%) SAN
5 59 (5.82%) LDAP
6 55 (5.42%) DHCP
7 51 (5.03%) VPN
8 50 (4.93%) VLAN
9 40 (3.94%) SSL
10 38 (3.75%) HTTP
10 38 (3.75%) SNMP
11 36 (3.55%) Internet
11 36 (3.55%) VoIP
12 35 (3.45%) SSH
13 34 (3.35%) SMTP
14 33 (3.25%) WAN
15 31 (3.06%) EIGRP
15 31 (3.06%) LAN
15 31 (3.06%) MPLS
15 31 (3.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (38.46%) MySQL
2 83 (8.19%) MongoDB
3 52 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (3.94%) Amazon RDS
5 34 (3.35%) Hadoop
6 33 (3.25%) Redis
7 32 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 29 (2.86%) SQL Server
9 20 (1.97%) CouchDB
10 18 (1.78%) Couchbase
11 17 (1.68%) Apache Hive
12 15 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.18%) Big Data
14 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.49%) Relational Database
16 4 (0.39%) DB2
16 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
17 2 (0.20%) Aerospike
17 2 (0.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 180 (17.75%) Jenkins
2 144 (14.20%) Git (software)
3 61 (6.02%) Subversion
4 45 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 41 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 39 (3.85%) Vagrant
7 23 (2.27%) Selenium
8 18 (1.78%) JIRA
9 15 (1.48%) PHPUnit
10 14 (1.38%) Gerrit
10 14 (1.38%) Hudson
11 9 (0.89%) FishEye
12 8 (0.79%) Maven
13 6 (0.59%) GitLab
13 6 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (0.49%) Emacs
15 4 (0.39%) Bitbucket
16 3 (0.30%) Artifactory
16 3 (0.30%) CruiseControl
16 3 (0.30%) Gradle
General
1 89 (8.78%) Finance
2 85 (8.38%) Law
3 74 (7.30%) Marketing
4 45 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.47%) Publishing
6 22 (2.17%) Games
7 15 (1.48%) Banking
8 13 (1.28%) Advertising
9 10 (0.99%) Back Office
10 9 (0.89%) Electronics
10 9 (0.89%) Retail
11 2 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.099%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.099%) Front Office
12 1 (0.099%) iGaming
12 1 (0.099%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.099%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (27.32%) LAMP
2 110 (10.85%) LEMP Stack
3 100 (9.86%) Web Services
4 34 (3.35%) Memcached
5 21 (2.07%) CSS
5 21 (2.07%) Ruby on Rails
6 20 (1.97%) HTML
7 16 (1.58%) ELK Stack
7 16 (1.58%) JMX
8 15 (1.48%) Behat
8 15 (1.48%) LAPP Stack
9 14 (1.38%) Akka
9 14 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (1.08%) .NET
11 9 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
11 9 (0.89%) Middleware
11 9 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (0.79%) J2EE
13 7 (0.69%) Java EE
14 6 (0.59%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 91 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 57 (5.62%) Clustering
3 47 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 26 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.47%) User Experience
7 23 (2.27%) Hedge funds
8 21 (2.07%) Statistics
9 19 (1.87%) Algorithms
10 13 (1.28%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.28%) Fintech
10 13 (1.28%) iPhone
11 12 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (0.99%) HP Storage
13 9 (0.89%) Eurex
13 9 (0.89%) Replication
13 9 (0.89%) Robotics
14 8 (0.79%) Streaming Video
14 8 (0.79%) Video on Demand
15 7 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1014 (100.00%) Linux
2 328 (32.35%) CentOS
3 300 (29.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 263 (25.94%) Unix
5 193 (19.03%) Ubuntu
6 167 (16.47%) Windows
7 90 (8.88%) Debian
8 80 (7.89%) Windows Server
9 61 (6.02%) Solaris
10 31 (3.06%) HPUX
10 31 (3.06%) SUSE
11 29 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (2.07%) AIX
14 17 (1.68%) Fedora
15 15 (1.48%) Amazon Linux
16 14 (1.38%) Android
17 13 (1.28%) Windows Phone
18 12 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 9 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (31.46%) DevOps
2 168 (16.57%) Configuration Management
3 145 (14.30%) Continuous Integration
4 135 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (12.72%) High Availability
6 95 (9.37%) E-Commerce
6 95 (9.37%) Load Balancing
7 80 (7.89%) Open Source
8 69 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
9 47 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 42 (4.14%) ITIL
11 38 (3.75%) Service Delivery
12 35 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
13 32 (3.16%) Business Continuity
13 32 (3.16%) Change Management
14 30 (2.96%) Service Management
15 28 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
15 28 (2.76%) Time Management
16 27 (2.66%) Problem Management
17 26 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 426 (42.01%) Python
2 392 (38.66%) Bash Shell
3 301 (29.68%) Perl
4 218 (21.50%) PHP
5 205 (20.22%) Java
6 190 (18.74%) Ruby
7 139 (13.71%) Shell Script
8 109 (10.75%) SQL
9 40 (3.94%) C++
10 33 (3.25%) C
11 30 (2.96%) Korn
12 28 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 25 (2.47%) JavaScript
14 12 (1.18%) C#
15 9 (0.89%) Tcl
16 8 (0.79%) Bourne shell
16 8 (0.79%) Scala
17 6 (0.59%) AWK
18 4 (0.39%) Go
19 3 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (4.44%) Degree
2 21 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (1.58%) CCNP
4 15 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.18%) RHCE
5 12 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.99%) CCNA
7 9 (0.89%) PhD
8 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.59%) MCSE
10 5 (0.49%) CFA
10 5 (0.49%) MBA
11 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.30%) MCITP
11 3 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.20%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.20%) RHCT
13 1 (0.099%) CCIE
13 1 (0.099%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.37%) SLA
2 18 (1.78%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.28%) QA
4 7 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.099%) DICOM
5 1 (0.099%) HL7
5 1 (0.099%) ISO27005
System Software
1 206 (20.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 109 (10.75%) Docker
3 68 (6.71%) KVM
4 66 (6.51%) Active Directory
5 51 (5.03%) NFS
6 49 (4.83%) Xen
7 41 (4.04%) Varnish
8 36 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
9 31 (3.06%) vSphere
10 29 (2.86%) Postfix
11 23 (2.27%) iptables
11 23 (2.27%) VirtualBox
12 19 (1.87%) Hyper-V
13 16 (1.58%) qmail
14 14 (1.38%) Samba
14 14 (1.38%) Sendmail
14 14 (1.38%) vCloud
15 13 (1.28%) Squid
16 11 (1.08%) Corosync
17 10 (0.99%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 440 (43.39%) Puppet
2 272 (26.82%) Opscode Chef
3 203 (20.02%) Ansible
4 181 (17.85%) Nagios
5 63 (6.21%) ZABBIX
6 54 (5.33%) Salt
7 50 (4.93%) HAProxy
8 30 (2.96%) CFEngine
9 26 (2.56%) Cacti
10 19 (1.87%) logstash
11 13 (1.28%) Cobbler
12 11 (1.08%) Graphite
13 10 (0.99%) Plesk
13 10 (0.99%) Red Hat Satellite
14 9 (0.89%) SELinux
14 9 (0.89%) yum
15 8 (0.79%) Capistrano
16 7 (0.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 6 (0.59%) Ganglia
17 6 (0.59%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 381 (37.57%) Red Hat
2 375 (36.98%) VMware
3 99 (9.76%) Oracle
4 82 (8.09%) Cisco
5 68 (6.71%) Microsoft
6 51 (5.03%) HP
7 43 (4.24%) Rackspace
8 34 (3.35%) Splunk
9 30 (2.96%) Atlassian
10 29 (2.86%) Veritas
11 25 (2.47%) Google
12 24 (2.37%) IBM
12 24 (2.37%) NetApp
13 21 (2.07%) 3PAR
13 21 (2.07%) EMC
14 20 (1.97%) New Relic
15 19 (1.87%) Juniper
16 14 (1.38%) Citrix
17 11 (1.08%) F5
18 10 (0.99%) Dell
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: 35k - 40k + 5k oncall and overtime
Posted: Yesterday
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: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 3 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: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus
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: 5 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago