The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 353 353 306
Rank change year-on-year
0 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 332 272 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.61% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.66% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 312 242 366
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44913 41478 48583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.45% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34642 42277
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in London

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 73 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Wembley - 3 £42,000 -
Surbiton -5 2 £40,000 -30.43%
Isleworth - 2 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £37,500 - 1
Harrow -10 1 - - 2
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 677 (100.00%) Linux
2 397 (58.64%) Puppet
3 319 (47.12%) Red Hat
4 316 (46.68%) Python
5 288 (42.54%) Ubuntu
6 271 (40.03%) Perl
7 267 (39.44%) MySQL
8 243 (35.89%) Apache
8 243 (35.89%) Bash Shell
9 236 (34.86%) Opscode Chef
10 235 (34.71%) CentOS
11 234 (34.56%) DevOps
12 212 (31.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 211 (31.17%) VMware
14 196 (28.95%) Ruby
15 195 (28.80%) Nagios
16 179 (26.44%) Java
17 178 (26.29%) PHP
18 163 (24.08%) Tomcat
19 161 (23.78%) Debian
20 135 (19.94%) VMware Infrastructure
21 134 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
22 125 (18.46%) nginx
23 116 (17.13%) DNS
24 110 (16.25%) TCP/IP
24 110 (16.25%) UNIX
24 110 (16.25%) Windows
24 110 (16.25%) KVM
25 107 (15.81%) Load Balancing
26 106 (15.66%) Redis

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 243 (35.89%) Apache
2 163 (24.08%) Tomcat
3 125 (18.46%) nginx
4 45 (6.65%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (5.47%) WebLogic
6 31 (4.58%) OpenStack
7 27 (3.99%) WebSphere
8 26 (3.84%) Node.js
9 25 (3.69%) CMS
10 23 (3.40%) IIS
11 22 (3.25%) Drupal
12 18 (2.66%) Jetty
13 15 (2.22%) Apache Solr
14 12 (1.77%) CloudStack
15 11 (1.62%) Escenic
16 8 (1.18%) Confluence
16 8 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (1.18%) WordPress
17 7 (1.03%) Alfresco
18 3 (0.44%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 16 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Summit
2 2 (0.30%) Magento
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) RMDS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 134 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (4.73%) SaaS
4 27 (3.99%) Amazon S3
5 20 (2.95%) Joyent
6 13 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.77%) GitHub
8 10 (1.48%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.44%) Route 53
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.30%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 116 (17.13%) DNS
2 110 (16.25%) TCP/IP
3 101 (14.92%) Firewall
4 76 (11.23%) SAN
5 61 (9.01%) LDAP
6 57 (8.42%) VPN
7 55 (8.12%) HTTP
8 42 (6.20%) SMTP
9 40 (5.91%) NAS
10 31 (4.58%) SSL
11 29 (4.28%) BIG-IP
12 28 (4.14%) SSH
13 26 (3.84%) NetScaler
14 23 (3.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 22 (3.25%) Internet
16 19 (2.81%) DHCP
17 18 (2.66%) tcpdump
18 17 (2.51%) Kerberos
19 16 (2.36%) VLAN
19 16 (2.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (39.44%) MySQL
2 106 (15.66%) Redis
3 91 (13.44%) PostgreSQL
4 75 (11.08%) NoSQL
5 72 (10.64%) MongoDB
6 42 (6.20%) Big Data
7 34 (5.02%) Hadoop
8 33 (4.87%) Relational Database
9 27 (3.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 26 (3.84%) DB2
11 22 (3.25%) SQL Server
12 18 (2.66%) Oracle Database
13 16 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (2.36%) Couchbase
14 13 (1.92%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.18%) RavenDB
16 6 (0.89%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
18 3 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
18 3 (0.44%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 105 (15.51%) Git (software)
2 89 (13.15%) Jenkins
3 65 (9.60%) Subversion
4 27 (3.99%) JIRA
5 17 (2.51%) Maven
6 15 (2.22%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.18%) Ant
8 7 (1.03%) CruiseControl
8 7 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.89%) FishEye
9 6 (0.89%) Juju
10 5 (0.74%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.30%) Redmine
11 2 (0.30%) Expression Web
11 2 (0.30%) Hudson
11 2 (0.30%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.30%) Firebug
12 1 (0.15%) JUnit
12 1 (0.15%) Selenium
12 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 86 (12.70%) Finance
2 51 (7.53%) Games
3 26 (3.84%) Banking
4 21 (3.10%) Publishing
5 17 (2.51%) Law
6 16 (2.36%) Advertising
6 16 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.77%) Retail
8 11 (1.62%) Marketing
9 7 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.44%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.30%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (13.88%) LAMP
2 79 (11.67%) Web Services
3 36 (5.32%) XML
4 27 (3.99%) Django
5 22 (3.25%) JSON
6 19 (2.81%) .NET
6 19 (2.81%) CSS
6 19 (2.81%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (1.92%) Sphinx
8 11 (1.62%) Ajax
9 10 (1.48%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (1.33%) HTML
11 8 (1.18%) Memcached
11 8 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (1.03%) RESTful
13 6 (0.89%) CGI
14 4 (0.59%) FreeSWITCH
14 4 (0.59%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.77%) Open Source
2 76 (11.23%) Clustering
3 41 (6.06%) Replication
4 36 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 32 (4.73%) Social Media
6 17 (2.51%) Digital Media
7 14 (2.07%) Derivative
8 12 (1.77%) Spread Betting
9 11 (1.62%) Online Games
10 10 (1.48%) Streaming Video
11 9 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.03%) iPad
12 7 (1.03%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.89%) IPTV
13 6 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.89%) Mobile Games
14 5 (0.74%) Equities
15 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
15 4 (0.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 677 (100.00%) Linux
2 288 (42.54%) Ubuntu
3 235 (34.71%) CentOS
4 212 (31.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 161 (23.78%) Debian
6 110 (16.25%) UNIX
6 110 (16.25%) Windows
7 97 (14.33%) Solaris
8 33 (4.87%) SUSE
9 27 (3.99%) Android
9 27 (3.99%) Apple iOS
10 19 (2.81%) OpenBSD
10 19 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (2.66%) AIX
12 17 (2.51%) Mac OS X
13 16 (2.36%) FreeBSD
14 13 (1.92%) Fedora
15 10 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (1.48%) Windows 7
16 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (34.56%) DevOps
2 107 (15.81%) Load Balancing
3 106 (15.66%) Configuration Management
4 95 (14.03%) E-Commerce
5 72 (10.64%) ITIL
6 63 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (3.40%) Build Automation
10 23 (3.40%) Statistical Analysis
11 21 (3.10%) Problem Management
12 20 (2.95%) High Availability
12 20 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (2.22%) Low Latency
14 14 (2.07%) Content Management
15 13 (1.92%) Migration
15 13 (1.92%) Change Management
15 13 (1.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 316 (46.68%) Python
2 271 (40.03%) Perl
3 243 (35.89%) Bash Shell
4 196 (28.95%) Ruby
5 179 (26.44%) Java
6 178 (26.29%) PHP
7 93 (13.74%) SQL
8 73 (10.78%) Shell Script
9 30 (4.43%) AWK
10 24 (3.55%) C
11 23 (3.40%) Scala
12 22 (3.25%) JavaScript
13 15 (2.22%) sed
14 7 (1.03%) Clojure
15 5 (0.74%) Korn
16 4 (0.59%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.59%) Jython
17 3 (0.44%) C#
17 3 (0.44%) C++
17 3 (0.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 61 (9.01%) Degree
2 26 (3.84%) RHCE
3 18 (2.66%) MCSE
3 18 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.77%) LPIC
4 12 (1.77%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.59%) PhD
6 4 (0.59%) CCNA
6 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.59%) RHCT
7 3 (0.44%) RHCA
8 2 (0.30%) CISSP
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.17%) QA
2 22 (3.25%) SLA
3 5 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 135 (19.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (16.25%) KVM
3 75 (11.08%) Xen
4 52 (7.68%) NFS
5 43 (6.35%) Active Directory
6 33 (4.87%) vSphere
7 31 (4.58%) Postfix
8 26 (3.84%) Varnish
9 20 (2.95%) Sendmail
10 14 (2.07%) Samba
11 6 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.89%) Docker
11 6 (0.89%) Hyper-V
12 5 (0.74%) RHEV
13 4 (0.59%) XenServer
13 4 (0.59%) OpenSSH
14 3 (0.44%) Snort
14 3 (0.44%) Gluster
15 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
16 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 397 (58.64%) Puppet
2 236 (34.86%) Opscode Chef
3 195 (28.80%) Nagios
4 65 (9.60%) Cacti
5 61 (9.01%) Salt
6 51 (7.53%) ZABBIX
6 51 (7.53%) CFEngine
7 50 (7.39%) Ansible
8 34 (5.02%) Ganglia
9 32 (4.73%) logstash
10 25 (3.69%) Vagrant
11 22 (3.25%) Tivoli
12 20 (2.95%) SCOM
12 20 (2.95%) HAProxy
13 16 (2.36%) Zenoss
14 8 (1.18%) StatsD
14 8 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
14 8 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 8 (1.18%) SCCM
14 8 (1.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 319 (47.12%) Red Hat
2 211 (31.17%) VMware
3 78 (11.52%) Oracle
4 73 (10.78%) JBoss
5 48 (7.09%) Rackspace
6 46 (6.79%) Cisco
7 38 (5.61%) HP
8 36 (5.32%) Microsoft
9 32 (4.73%) Citrix
10 23 (3.40%) F5
10 23 (3.40%) SaltStack
11 18 (2.66%) Google
11 18 (2.66%) Percona
12 13 (1.92%) Juniper
13 12 (1.77%) IBM
14 9 (1.33%) Splunk
15 8 (1.18%) Facebook
15 8 (1.18%) Sitecore
15 8 (1.18%) Atlassian
15 8 (1.18%) Sun
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TRG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + good pension + other benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (including stock options)
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago