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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 505 450 410
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 437 576 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.60% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 396 492 669
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
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 £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 25 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 25 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 -24 232 £50,000 +5.26% 34
South East -11 114 £45,000 +9.09% 16
Yorkshire +20 38 £40,000 - 5
North West +17 17 £32,500 -22.61% 2
East of England -8 14 £45,000 -
East Midlands +8 10 £33,500 -2.89% 2
West Midlands -33 6 £44,500 +4.70% 2
South West -23 5 £40,000 -
North East -3 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Linux Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 938 (100.00%) Linux
2 416 (44.35%) Puppet
3 395 (42.11%) Python
4 375 (39.98%) MySQL
5 359 (38.27%) VMware
5 359 (38.27%) Bash Shell
6 343 (36.57%) Red Hat
7 313 (33.37%) DevOps
8 310 (33.05%) Amazon AWS
9 300 (31.98%) Apache
10 293 (31.24%) CentOS
11 276 (29.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 270 (28.78%) LAMP
13 269 (28.68%) Perl
13 269 (28.68%) Opscode Chef
14 243 (25.91%) Unix
15 220 (23.45%) PHP
16 219 (23.35%) Ansible
17 202 (21.54%) DNS
18 198 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 194 (20.68%) Jenkins
20 188 (20.04%) Nagios
21 181 (19.30%) Java
22 178 (18.98%) Ubuntu
23 174 (18.55%) Configuration Management
24 167 (17.80%) Ruby
25 159 (16.95%) Windows
26 156 (16.63%) Firewall
27 153 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
28 139 (14.82%) Tomcat

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
1 300 (31.98%) Apache
2 139 (14.82%) Tomcat
3 137 (14.61%) nginx
4 70 (7.46%) OpenStack
5 35 (3.73%) JBoss
6 29 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (2.13%) Node.js
8 19 (2.03%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.71%) Apache Spark
10 15 (1.60%) IIS
11 11 (1.17%) Confluence
11 11 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.07%) Jetty
12 10 (1.07%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
14 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.53%) WordPress
16 4 (0.43%) Moodle
Applications
1 33 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) MS Project
3 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 310 (33.05%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (4.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 35 (3.73%) Amazon S3
5 27 (2.88%) IaaS
6 23 (2.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 23 (2.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 20 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 20 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 17 (1.81%) SaaS
10 12 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.96%) Office 365
12 9 (0.96%) SoftLayer
13 6 (0.64%) GitHub
13 6 (0.64%) Google Apps
13 6 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.53%) AWS OpsWorks
15 4 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 202 (21.54%) DNS
2 156 (16.63%) Firewall
3 108 (11.51%) TCP/IP
4 80 (8.53%) SAN
5 57 (6.08%) LDAP
6 55 (5.86%) DHCP
7 50 (5.33%) VPN
8 44 (4.69%) VLAN
9 38 (4.05%) HTTP
10 36 (3.84%) SSL
11 35 (3.73%) Internet
11 35 (3.73%) SMTP
12 34 (3.62%) SNMP
13 33 (3.52%) VoIP
14 30 (3.20%) LAN
14 30 (3.20%) NAS
15 29 (3.09%) SSH
15 29 (3.09%) WAN
16 28 (2.99%) OSPF
17 27 (2.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 375 (39.98%) MySQL
2 70 (7.46%) MongoDB
3 44 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (4.16%) Amazon RDS
5 30 (3.20%) Redis
6 27 (2.88%) Hadoop
6 27 (2.88%) SQL Server
7 20 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.81%) CouchDB
9 15 (1.60%) Couchbase
10 12 (1.28%) Apache Hive
10 12 (1.28%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.17%) Big Data
12 10 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.64%) MariaDB
15 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.43%) Relational Database
17 3 (0.32%) DB2
17 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 194 (20.68%) Jenkins
2 131 (13.97%) Git (software)
3 49 (5.22%) Subversion
4 40 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 40 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 39 (4.16%) Vagrant
6 22 (2.35%) Selenium
7 15 (1.60%) PHPUnit
8 12 (1.28%) Hudson
8 12 (1.28%) JIRA
9 10 (1.07%) Gerrit
10 8 (0.85%) Maven
11 7 (0.75%) GitLab
12 6 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (0.53%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.53%) FishEye
14 4 (0.43%) Emacs
15 3 (0.32%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.32%) CruiseControl
15 3 (0.32%) Gradle
General
1 91 (9.70%) Law
2 77 (8.21%) Marketing
3 72 (7.68%) Finance
4 42 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.45%) Publishing
6 17 (1.81%) Games
7 15 (1.60%) Advertising
8 13 (1.39%) Banking
9 9 (0.96%) Back Office
9 9 (0.96%) Electronics
10 7 (0.75%) Retail
11 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.21%) Legal
13 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.11%) Automotive
13 1 (0.11%) Front Office
13 1 (0.11%) iGaming
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (28.78%) LAMP
2 102 (10.87%) LEMP Stack
3 88 (9.38%) Web Services
4 32 (3.41%) Memcached
5 20 (2.13%) ELK Stack
5 20 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 17 (1.81%) CSS
7 16 (1.71%) HTML
8 15 (1.60%) Behat
8 15 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (1.49%) JMX
10 13 (1.39%) .NET
11 10 (1.07%) Akka
11 10 (1.07%) J2EE
11 10 (1.07%) LAPP Stack
12 8 (0.85%) Java EE
12 8 (0.85%) Middleware
13 7 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
14 6 (0.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.28%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.65%) Clustering
3 38 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 25 (2.67%) User Experience
6 17 (1.81%) Statistics
7 16 (1.71%) Algorithms
7 16 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.60%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.49%) Fintech
10 12 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.17%) HP Storage
12 10 (1.07%) Blackberry
12 10 (1.07%) iPhone
13 9 (0.96%) Robotics
14 8 (0.85%) Replication
14 8 (0.85%) Streaming Video
14 8 (0.85%) Video on Demand
15 7 (0.75%) PKI
15 7 (0.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 938 (100.00%) Linux
2 293 (31.24%) CentOS
3 276 (29.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 243 (25.91%) Unix
5 178 (18.98%) Ubuntu
6 159 (16.95%) Windows
7 83 (8.85%) Debian
8 78 (8.32%) Windows Server
9 52 (5.54%) Solaris
10 36 (3.84%) HPUX
11 28 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (2.67%) SUSE
14 16 (1.71%) AIX
15 15 (1.60%) Amazon Linux
16 12 (1.28%) Fedora
16 12 (1.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 11 (1.17%) Android
18 10 (1.07%) Windows Phone
19 9 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (33.37%) DevOps
2 174 (18.55%) Configuration Management
3 153 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
4 127 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (11.73%) High Availability
6 87 (9.28%) Load Balancing
7 73 (7.78%) Open Source
8 71 (7.57%) E-Commerce
9 58 (6.18%) Performance Tuning
10 55 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (4.05%) ITIL
12 35 (3.73%) Business Continuity
13 34 (3.62%) Service Management
14 32 (3.41%) Service Delivery
15 31 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (3.30%) Performance Monitoring
16 30 (3.20%) Continuous Delivery
17 29 (3.09%) Change Management
18 26 (2.77%) Problem Management
19 25 (2.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 395 (42.11%) Python
2 359 (38.27%) Bash Shell
3 269 (28.68%) Perl
4 220 (23.45%) PHP
5 181 (19.30%) Java
6 167 (17.80%) Ruby
7 126 (13.43%) Shell Script
8 94 (10.02%) SQL
9 32 (3.41%) C++
10 26 (2.77%) Korn
11 25 (2.67%) C
12 21 (2.24%) JavaScript
12 21 (2.24%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.85%) C#
13 8 (0.85%) Scala
14 7 (0.75%) Bourne shell
15 6 (0.64%) Tcl
16 5 (0.53%) AWK
17 4 (0.43%) Go
18 3 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (3.62%) Degree
2 20 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (1.71%) CCNP
4 13 (1.39%) RHCE
5 12 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.96%) CCNA
6 9 (0.96%) PhD
6 9 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.53%) CFA
8 5 (0.53%) MBA
8 5 (0.53%) MCSE
8 5 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.43%) RHCT
10 3 (0.32%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.32%) MCITP
11 2 (0.21%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.67%) SLA
2 14 (1.49%) QA
3 13 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) DICOM
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
5 1 (0.11%) ISO27005
System Software
1 198 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (10.98%) Docker
3 70 (7.46%) KVM
4 64 (6.82%) Active Directory
5 49 (5.22%) NFS
6 47 (5.01%) Xen
7 34 (3.62%) Varnish
8 30 (3.20%) vSphere
9 27 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (2.35%) iptables
10 22 (2.35%) VirtualBox
11 20 (2.13%) Postfix
12 15 (1.60%) Corosync
12 15 (1.60%) Squid
13 14 (1.49%) Hyper-V
13 14 (1.49%) qmail
14 12 (1.28%) Sendmail
15 11 (1.17%) GlusterFS
15 11 (1.17%) Samba
16 10 (1.07%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 416 (44.35%) Puppet
2 269 (28.68%) Opscode Chef
3 219 (23.35%) Ansible
4 188 (20.04%) Nagios
5 61 (6.50%) ZABBIX
6 60 (6.40%) HAProxy
7 56 (5.97%) Salt
8 34 (3.62%) Cacti
9 27 (2.88%) CFEngine
10 26 (2.77%) logstash
11 13 (1.39%) Cobbler
12 11 (1.17%) Red Hat Satellite
13 10 (1.07%) Graphite
14 9 (0.96%) Pacemaker
14 9 (0.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 9 (0.96%) yum
15 8 (0.85%) Plesk
16 7 (0.75%) cPanel
16 7 (0.75%) Kubernetes
17 6 (0.64%) SELinux
Vendors
1 359 (38.27%) VMware
2 343 (36.57%) Red Hat
3 94 (10.02%) Oracle
4 80 (8.53%) Cisco
5 60 (6.40%) HP
5 60 (6.40%) Microsoft
6 54 (5.76%) Rackspace
7 34 (3.62%) Splunk
8 29 (3.09%) Veritas
9 26 (2.77%) Google
10 25 (2.67%) Atlassian
11 24 (2.56%) 3PAR
12 21 (2.24%) IBM
12 21 (2.24%) New Relic
13 19 (2.03%) NetApp
14 18 (1.92%) EMC
15 16 (1.71%) Juniper
16 14 (1.49%) Citrix
17 11 (1.17%) F5
18 10 (1.07%) Dell
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55k - 75k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 42,000 + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-42000 Per Annum 30-42K + Share Otions
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago