The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
England / London
Rank 379 345 299
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 210 342 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.83% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.86% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 179 313 367
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,283
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
31962 39657 39585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27052 34205 33446
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,340 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 22 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
City of London +12 28 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Croydon +8 7 £50,000 +8.69%
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £41,250 - 2
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 London region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 491 (100.00%) Linux
2 219 (44.60%) Bash Shell
3 212 (43.18%) Puppet
4 196 (39.92%) Red Hat
5 174 (35.44%) Amazon AWS
6 155 (31.57%) Python
7 150 (30.55%) Perl
8 139 (28.31%) VMware
9 132 (26.88%) DevOps
10 126 (25.66%) Unix
11 123 (25.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 122 (24.85%) Windows
13 116 (23.63%) CentOS
14 115 (23.42%) Apache
15 113 (23.01%) MySQL
16 98 (19.96%) Opscode Chef
17 92 (18.74%) Finance
18 90 (18.33%) SQL
19 88 (17.92%) Jenkins
20 83 (16.90%) Ansible
20 83 (16.90%) Ubuntu
21 82 (16.70%) Nagios
22 81 (16.50%) Configuration Management
23 80 (16.29%) Java
24 77 (15.68%) LAMP
25 73 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
26 69 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
27 68 (13.85%) DNS
28 67 (13.65%) Ruby
29 64 (13.03%) Docker

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 115 (23.42%) Apache
2 54 (11.00%) Tomcat
3 37 (7.54%) IIS
4 35 (7.13%) nginx
5 30 (6.11%) WebSphere
6 15 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (2.44%) Hubot
8 8 (1.63%) JBoss
8 8 (1.63%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.22%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.02%) Confluence
11 4 (0.81%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.81%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.81%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.61%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.61%) CMS
12 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 14 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 174 (35.44%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (9.57%) SaaS
3 29 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 15 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (2.85%) Amazon S3
7 13 (2.65%) Slack
8 12 (2.44%) Office 365
9 6 (1.22%) GitHub
9 6 (1.22%) IaaS
9 6 (1.22%) Route 53
10 5 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.41%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.41%) Datadog
12 2 (0.41%) Heroku
13 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 68 (13.85%) DNS
2 56 (11.41%) Firewall
3 46 (9.37%) LAN
4 40 (8.15%) TCP/IP
5 36 (7.33%) VPN
6 35 (7.13%) SAN
7 31 (6.31%) WAN
8 28 (5.70%) DHCP
9 26 (5.30%) LDAP
10 25 (5.09%) Internet
10 25 (5.09%) VLAN
11 22 (4.48%) SMTP
12 19 (3.87%) Asterisk PBX
13 16 (3.26%) SSH
13 16 (3.26%) VoIP
14 13 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (2.44%) NAS
16 10 (2.04%) SNMP
17 9 (1.83%) BGP
17 9 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (23.01%) MySQL
2 19 (3.87%) MongoDB
2 19 (3.87%) NoSQL
2 19 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (3.05%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 12 (2.44%) Redis
5 11 (2.24%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.83%) Big Data
7 7 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.22%) CouchDB
9 4 (0.81%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.81%) HBase
9 4 (0.81%) OrientDB
10 3 (0.61%) MarkLogic
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 88 (17.92%) Jenkins
2 35 (7.13%) Git (software)
3 31 (6.31%) JIRA
4 29 (5.91%) Subversion
5 18 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.63%) Bundler
8 6 (1.22%) GitLab
9 5 (1.02%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.41%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.20%) Gradle
11 1 (0.20%) Grunt
11 1 (0.20%) Maven
11 1 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
General
1 92 (18.74%) Finance
2 49 (9.98%) Telecoms
3 44 (8.96%) Banking
4 23 (4.68%) Marketing
5 20 (4.07%) Publishing
6 16 (3.26%) Retail
7 13 (2.65%) Legal
8 11 (2.24%) Law
9 10 (2.04%) Games
10 5 (1.02%) Back Office
11 3 (0.61%) Advertising
11 3 (0.61%) Front Office
11 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
13 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (15.68%) LAMP
2 47 (9.57%) Web Services
3 31 (6.31%) XML
4 26 (5.30%) LEMP Stack
5 13 (2.65%) .NET
6 11 (2.24%) CSS
6 11 (2.24%) HTML
6 11 (2.24%) Kafka
6 11 (2.24%) Memcached
7 10 (2.04%) Ajax
7 10 (2.04%) JSF
7 10 (2.04%) XHTML
8 8 (1.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (1.02%) Middleware
11 3 (0.61%) J2EE
11 3 (0.61%) Lucene
11 3 (0.61%) OpenJDK
12 2 (0.41%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.16%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.31%) Public Cloud
3 21 (4.28%) iSeries
4 15 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.05%) Fintech
5 10 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (1.22%) iPad
7 6 (1.22%) Online Gambling
8 5 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.02%) Replication
9 4 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.61%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.61%) Eurex
11 2 (0.41%) Clustering
11 2 (0.41%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.41%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 491 (100.00%) Linux
2 126 (25.66%) Unix
3 123 (25.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 122 (24.85%) Windows
5 116 (23.63%) CentOS
6 83 (16.90%) Ubuntu
7 49 (9.98%) Windows Server
8 38 (7.74%) Debian
9 26 (5.30%) SUSE
10 23 (4.68%) Solaris
11 13 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.63%) AIX
12 8 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (1.43%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.22%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.20%) Gentoo
17 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (26.88%) DevOps
2 81 (16.50%) Configuration Management
3 69 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (11.61%) E-Commerce
5 37 (7.54%) Open Source
6 33 (6.72%) Load Balancing
6 33 (6.72%) Project Management
7 32 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (5.70%) E-business
9 25 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (4.48%) ITIL
12 21 (4.28%) Kanban
13 20 (4.07%) High Availability
14 18 (3.67%) Analytics
14 18 (3.67%) Problem Management
15 17 (3.46%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (2.85%) Data Analytics
16 14 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 219 (44.60%) Bash Shell
2 155 (31.57%) Python
3 150 (30.55%) Perl
4 90 (18.33%) SQL
5 80 (16.29%) Java
6 67 (13.65%) Ruby
7 64 (13.03%) PHP
8 44 (8.96%) Shell Script
9 34 (6.92%) PowerShell
10 23 (4.68%) JavaScript
11 22 (4.48%) C
12 13 (2.65%) C#
13 8 (1.63%) Korn
14 6 (1.22%) C++
15 3 (0.61%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.61%) C-shell
15 3 (0.61%) Go
16 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.41%) sed
16 2 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (4.28%) Degree
2 14 (2.85%) MCSA
2 14 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.83%) CCNA
4 9 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.22%) MCITP
5 6 (1.22%) MCSE
6 5 (1.02%) LPIC
7 4 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.61%) RHCE
9 2 (0.41%) RHCA
10 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.20%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.20%) PMP
10 1 (0.20%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.48%) QA
2 10 (2.04%) SLA
3 6 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (13.03%) Docker
3 40 (8.15%) Active Directory
4 36 (7.33%) NFS
5 28 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (4.07%) Xen
7 18 (3.67%) Varnish
8 13 (2.65%) KVM
9 11 (2.24%) iptables
9 11 (2.24%) XenServer
10 10 (2.04%) vSphere
11 9 (1.83%) Hyper-V
12 8 (1.63%) VMware Server
13 7 (1.43%) VMware ESX
14 6 (1.22%) LXC
14 6 (1.22%) RHEV
14 6 (1.22%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.81%) HDFS
15 4 (0.81%) vCloud
16 3 (0.61%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 212 (43.18%) Puppet
2 98 (19.96%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (16.90%) Ansible
4 82 (16.70%) Nagios
5 19 (3.87%) Control-M
5 19 (3.87%) OpenView
6 14 (2.85%) Cobbler
7 13 (2.65%) ZABBIX
8 11 (2.24%) Cacti
8 11 (2.24%) Terraform
9 10 (2.04%) Icinga
10 9 (1.83%) CFEngine
10 9 (1.83%) Zenoss
11 8 (1.63%) Kubernetes
11 8 (1.63%) logstash
11 8 (1.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 6 (1.22%) HAProxy
12 6 (1.22%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.22%) Salt
12 6 (1.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 196 (39.92%) Red Hat
2 139 (28.31%) VMware
3 60 (12.22%) Oracle
4 54 (11.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (6.52%) HP
6 26 (5.30%) Cisco
7 21 (4.28%) Sun
8 16 (3.26%) Splunk
9 15 (3.05%) EMC
10 13 (2.65%) SaltStack
11 11 (2.24%) Atlassian
12 10 (2.04%) Veritas
13 9 (1.83%) Citrix
13 9 (1.83%) IBM
13 9 (1.83%) NetApp
14 8 (1.63%) Rackspace
15 6 (1.22%) 3PAR
15 6 (1.22%) Juniper
15 6 (1.22%) Sybase
16 5 (1.02%) Palo Alto
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set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum (Inlude Lifstyle benefits!)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Morden, Surrey
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago