The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 331 352 304
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 349 288 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.64% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.69% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 335 257 378
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,310 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +14.28%
Linux Administrator
England

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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +31 79 £45,000 +8.43% 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £37,500 - 1
Harrow -14 3 - - 2
Surbiton - 2 £40,000 -
Wembley - 2 £42,250 -
West Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Isleworth - 1 - - 1
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 678 (100.00%) Linux
2 404 (59.59%) Puppet
3 347 (51.18%) Python
4 306 (45.13%) Red Hat
5 295 (43.51%) Ubuntu
6 293 (43.22%) MySQL
7 272 (40.12%) Perl
8 256 (37.76%) Bash Shell
9 244 (35.99%) Opscode Chef
10 240 (35.40%) Apache
11 236 (34.81%) DevOps
12 234 (34.51%) CentOS
13 226 (33.33%) VMware
14 220 (32.45%) Nagios
15 204 (30.09%) Ruby
16 203 (29.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 182 (26.84%) Java
18 181 (26.70%) Tomcat
19 176 (25.96%) PHP
20 166 (24.48%) Debian
21 155 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
22 147 (21.68%) nginx
23 127 (18.73%) Amazon AWS
24 120 (17.70%) Windows
25 117 (17.26%) UNIX
25 117 (17.26%) Open Source
26 116 (17.11%) TCP/IP
27 113 (16.67%) DNS
27 113 (16.67%) KVM
28 106 (15.63%) LAMP

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 240 (35.40%) Apache
2 181 (26.70%) Tomcat
3 147 (21.68%) nginx
4 45 (6.64%) WebLogic
5 38 (5.60%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (5.16%) OpenStack
7 25 (3.69%) CMS
8 23 (3.39%) Drupal
9 22 (3.24%) Jetty
9 22 (3.24%) IIS
10 21 (3.10%) Node.js
10 21 (3.10%) WebSphere
11 19 (2.80%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.92%) CloudStack
13 11 (1.62%) Escenic
14 9 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (1.33%) WordPress
15 7 (1.03%) Alfresco
16 5 (0.74%) MS Exchange
16 5 (0.74%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Summit
2 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) RMDS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 127 (18.73%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.16%) SaaS
3 34 (5.01%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (3.10%) Amazon S3
5 16 (2.36%) Rackspace Cloud
6 14 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.62%) Joyent
7 11 (1.62%) GitHub
8 5 (0.74%) Route 53
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.29%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 116 (17.11%) TCP/IP
2 113 (16.67%) DNS
3 87 (12.83%) Firewall
4 58 (8.55%) HTTP
5 57 (8.41%) LDAP
6 49 (7.23%) SAN
7 45 (6.64%) VPN
8 36 (5.31%) SMTP
8 36 (5.31%) BIG-IP
9 34 (5.01%) SSH
10 30 (4.42%) NetScaler
11 29 (4.28%) SSL
12 28 (4.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 28 (4.13%) NAS
13 20 (2.95%) Internet
13 20 (2.95%) DHCP
14 18 (2.65%) tcpdump
15 16 (2.36%) FTP
15 16 (2.36%) SNMP
15 16 (2.36%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (43.22%) MySQL
2 100 (14.75%) PostgreSQL
3 98 (14.45%) Redis
4 79 (11.65%) MongoDB
5 77 (11.36%) NoSQL
6 50 (7.37%) Big Data
7 43 (6.34%) Hadoop
8 30 (4.42%) DB2
9 27 (3.98%) Relational Database
10 24 (3.54%) SQL Server
11 22 (3.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 19 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (2.06%) Couchbase
14 9 (1.33%) RavenDB
14 9 (1.33%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.88%) MariaDB
16 5 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
17 4 (0.59%) RDBMS
18 3 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
18 3 (0.44%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 104 (15.34%) Git (software)
2 89 (13.13%) Jenkins
3 62 (9.14%) Subversion
4 23 (3.39%) JIRA
5 15 (2.21%) Mercurial
6 13 (1.92%) Maven
7 8 (1.18%) Juju
8 7 (1.03%) CruiseControl
9 6 (0.88%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.59%) Ant
11 3 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.29%) Expression Web
12 2 (0.29%) Firebug
12 2 (0.29%) Redmine
12 2 (0.29%) Hudson
12 2 (0.29%) Gerrit
13 1 (0.15%) JUnit
13 1 (0.15%) FishEye
13 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 74 (10.91%) Finance
2 44 (6.49%) Games
3 23 (3.39%) Banking
4 21 (3.10%) Publishing
5 19 (2.80%) Law
6 18 (2.65%) Advertising
7 15 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.62%) Marketing
9 9 (1.33%) Retail
10 5 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (15.63%) LAMP
2 83 (12.24%) Web Services
3 35 (5.16%) XML
4 31 (4.57%) Django
5 18 (2.65%) .NET
6 17 (2.51%) JSON
7 14 (2.06%) Memcached
7 14 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (1.92%) CSS
8 13 (1.92%) Sphinx
9 11 (1.62%) Ajax
10 10 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (1.47%) HTML
11 9 (1.33%) RESTful
12 8 (1.18%) Java EE
13 6 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (0.59%) FreeSWITCH
14 4 (0.59%) Middleware
14 4 (0.59%) MSMQ
15 3 (0.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 117 (17.26%) Open Source
2 60 (8.85%) Clustering
3 35 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 34 (5.01%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.87%) Social Media
6 29 (4.28%) Replication
7 15 (2.21%) Digital Media
8 13 (1.92%) Derivative
9 11 (1.62%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.47%) Spread Betting
10 10 (1.47%) Streaming Video
10 10 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.33%) Online Games
12 7 (1.03%) Mobile Games
13 6 (0.88%) IPTV
13 6 (0.88%) Equities
14 5 (0.74%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.74%) iPad
15 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.44%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 678 (100.00%) Linux
2 295 (43.51%) Ubuntu
3 234 (34.51%) CentOS
4 203 (29.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 166 (24.48%) Debian
6 120 (17.70%) Windows
7 117 (17.26%) UNIX
8 83 (12.24%) Solaris
9 33 (4.87%) SUSE
10 23 (3.39%) Apple iOS
10 23 (3.39%) Android
11 21 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (2.80%) OpenBSD
13 15 (2.21%) FreeBSD
14 13 (1.92%) Mac OS X
15 10 (1.47%) Windows 7
15 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (1.33%) Fedora
17 8 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (34.81%) DevOps
2 99 (14.60%) Configuration Management
3 98 (14.45%) E-Commerce
4 97 (14.31%) Load Balancing
5 77 (11.36%) ITIL
6 74 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (4.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 21 (3.10%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (2.80%) Problem Management
12 17 (2.51%) OO
12 17 (2.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (2.36%) Build Automation
14 15 (2.21%) Analytics
15 13 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (1.92%) Content Management
15 13 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (1.77%) High Availability
16 12 (1.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (51.18%) Python
2 272 (40.12%) Perl
3 256 (37.76%) Bash Shell
4 204 (30.09%) Ruby
5 182 (26.84%) Java
6 176 (25.96%) PHP
7 101 (14.90%) SQL
8 73 (10.77%) Shell Script
9 32 (4.72%) AWK
10 20 (2.95%) Scala
11 17 (2.51%) JavaScript
12 16 (2.36%) sed
13 15 (2.21%) C
14 9 (1.33%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.88%) Korn
16 4 (0.59%) Lua
16 4 (0.59%) Jython
16 4 (0.59%) C++
17 3 (0.44%) C#
18 2 (0.29%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 60 (8.85%) Degree
2 28 (4.13%) RHCE
3 17 (2.51%) MCSE
3 17 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.92%) LPIC
4 13 (1.92%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.88%) CCNA
6 4 (0.59%) RHCT
6 4 (0.59%) PhD
7 3 (0.44%) RHCA
7 3 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) CISSP
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.31%) QA
2 20 (2.95%) SLA
3 6 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 155 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (16.67%) KVM
3 95 (14.01%) Xen
4 42 (6.19%) Active Directory
5 38 (5.60%) NFS
6 34 (5.01%) vSphere
7 32 (4.72%) Varnish
8 27 (3.98%) Postfix
9 18 (2.65%) Sendmail
10 12 (1.77%) Samba
11 7 (1.03%) Docker
11 7 (1.03%) Hyper-V
12 6 (0.88%) XenServer
12 6 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.88%) Snort
13 4 (0.59%) OpenSSH
13 4 (0.59%) Squid
13 4 (0.59%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.44%) Gluster
15 1 (0.15%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 404 (59.59%) Puppet
2 244 (35.99%) Opscode Chef
3 220 (32.45%) Nagios
4 82 (12.09%) Salt
5 77 (11.36%) Cacti
6 64 (9.44%) ZABBIX
7 62 (9.14%) Ansible
8 52 (7.67%) CFEngine
9 35 (5.16%) Ganglia
10 33 (4.87%) Vagrant
11 30 (4.42%) logstash
12 23 (3.39%) HAProxy
13 21 (3.10%) Tivoli
14 18 (2.65%) Zenoss
15 13 (1.92%) SCOM
16 12 (1.77%) Icinga
17 10 (1.47%) SCCM
17 10 (1.47%) ITRS Geneos
18 7 (1.03%) StatsD
18 7 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 306 (45.13%) Red Hat
2 226 (33.33%) VMware
3 79 (11.65%) JBoss
4 66 (9.73%) Oracle
5 45 (6.64%) Cisco
6 41 (6.05%) Rackspace
7 37 (5.46%) Citrix
8 34 (5.01%) Microsoft
9 29 (4.28%) F5
10 25 (3.69%) HP
11 23 (3.39%) SaltStack
12 16 (2.36%) Percona
13 14 (2.06%) Google
14 13 (1.92%) Juniper
15 10 (1.47%) Splunk
15 10 (1.47%) Reuters
16 9 (1.33%) Sitecore
17 8 (1.18%) Atlassian
18 7 (1.03%) Bloomberg
19 6 (0.88%) ProCurve
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Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
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City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
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Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
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London
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
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Salary: £70,000 per annum
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