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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 292 308 307
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 396 387 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.87% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.92% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 365 376 365
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
40782 41868 44449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.89% 93.96% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34763 34463 38430
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +12 75 £50,000 +8.69% 8
Surbiton - 10 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 8 £58,750 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £37,500 - 2
Harrow - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 771 (100.00%) Linux
2 429 (55.64%) Puppet
3 377 (48.90%) Python
4 330 (42.80%) Perl
5 329 (42.67%) Red Hat
6 319 (41.37%) MySQL
7 311 (40.34%) Bash Shell
8 272 (35.28%) Nagios
9 268 (34.76%) Ruby
10 260 (33.72%) Opscode Chef
11 255 (33.07%) Apache
12 254 (32.94%) CentOS
13 252 (32.68%) VMware
14 248 (32.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 241 (31.26%) DevOps
16 225 (29.18%) Tomcat
17 208 (26.98%) Java
18 206 (26.72%) Windows
19 202 (26.20%) PHP
19 202 (26.20%) Ubuntu
20 195 (25.29%) UNIX
21 183 (23.74%) nginx
22 162 (21.01%) E-Commerce
23 150 (19.46%) Open Source
24 149 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
25 145 (18.81%) LAMP
26 139 (18.03%) Debian
27 130 (16.86%) TCP/IP
28 124 (16.08%) DNS
29 121 (15.69%) Configuration Management

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 255 (33.07%) Apache
2 225 (29.18%) Tomcat
3 183 (23.74%) nginx
4 65 (8.43%) JBoss
5 54 (7.00%) OpenStack
6 35 (4.54%) WebLogic
7 31 (4.02%) IIS
8 25 (3.24%) Jetty
9 24 (3.11%) Apache Solr
10 20 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (2.46%) WebSphere
12 18 (2.33%) Confluence
13 14 (1.82%) CMS
13 14 (1.82%) Node.js
14 12 (1.56%) CloudStack
15 10 (1.30%) Drupal
16 8 (1.04%) MS Exchange
17 6 (0.78%) WordPress
17 6 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
17 6 (0.78%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (4.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 98 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (5.19%) SaaS
2 40 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (3.63%) Rackspace Cloud
5 27 (3.50%) Amazon S3
6 21 (2.72%) IaaS
7 20 (2.59%) SoftLayer
8 16 (2.08%) Route 53
9 11 (1.43%) GitHub
10 10 (1.30%) Joyent
10 10 (1.30%) PaaS
11 6 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.65%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.39%) Heroku
14 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
14 2 (0.26%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.13%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 1 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 130 (16.86%) TCP/IP
2 124 (16.08%) DNS
3 94 (12.19%) Firewall
4 62 (8.04%) SAN
4 62 (8.04%) HTTP
5 53 (6.87%) LDAP
6 47 (6.10%) SSH
7 39 (5.06%) LAN
7 39 (5.06%) SMTP
8 33 (4.28%) FTP
8 33 (4.28%) BIG-IP
9 30 (3.89%) VPN
10 25 (3.24%) DHCP
11 23 (2.98%) SSL
12 21 (2.72%) HTTPS
12 21 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
13 20 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (2.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 19 (2.46%) VLAN
15 18 (2.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (41.37%) MySQL
2 108 (14.01%) NoSQL
3 101 (13.10%) PostgreSQL
4 78 (10.12%) MongoDB
5 72 (9.34%) Redis
6 54 (7.00%) Big Data
7 51 (6.61%) Hadoop
8 45 (5.84%) SQL Server
9 28 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (3.50%) Relational Database
11 21 (2.72%) Oracle Database
12 17 (2.20%) DB2
13 12 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (1.04%) Couchbase
14 8 (1.04%) CouchDB
15 6 (0.78%) RavenDB
15 6 (0.78%) MariaDB
16 5 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 115 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 112 (14.53%) Jenkins
3 81 (10.51%) Subversion
4 26 (3.37%) JIRA
5 19 (2.46%) Hudson
6 17 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.78%) Juju
7 6 (0.78%) Ant
7 6 (0.78%) Firebug
8 5 (0.65%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.52%) Maven
10 3 (0.39%) Emacs
10 3 (0.39%) Gradle
10 3 (0.39%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.26%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.26%) Redmine
11 2 (0.26%) FishEye
12 1 (0.13%) VisualVM
12 1 (0.13%) Selenium
General
1 92 (11.93%) Finance
2 51 (6.61%) Games
3 37 (4.80%) Banking
4 27 (3.50%) Advertising
5 26 (3.37%) Publishing
6 24 (3.11%) Law
7 22 (2.85%) Retail
8 19 (2.46%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.17%) Marketing
10 8 (1.04%) French Language
11 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.39%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Front Office
15 1 (0.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (18.81%) LAMP
2 84 (10.89%) Web Services
3 43 (5.58%) Memcached
4 26 (3.37%) XML
5 24 (3.11%) Django
6 16 (2.08%) HTML
7 15 (1.95%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (1.82%) CSS
9 11 (1.43%) JSON
10 10 (1.30%) HornetQ
10 10 (1.30%) JMX
11 9 (1.17%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (1.04%) Symfony
12 8 (1.04%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (0.91%) Java EE
13 7 (0.91%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.78%) RESTful
14 6 (0.78%) .NET
15 5 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
15 5 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 150 (19.46%) Open Source
2 56 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.32%) Clustering
4 37 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.37%) Replication
6 19 (2.46%) Social Media
7 15 (1.95%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.56%) Online Games
10 11 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.04%) Social Network
12 6 (0.78%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.78%) IPTV
12 6 (0.78%) Derivative
13 5 (0.65%) Mobile Games
13 5 (0.65%) Streaming Video
13 5 (0.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 771 (100.00%) Linux
2 254 (32.94%) CentOS
3 248 (32.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 206 (26.72%) Windows
5 202 (26.20%) Ubuntu
6 195 (25.29%) UNIX
7 139 (18.03%) Debian
8 66 (8.56%) Solaris
9 34 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (4.28%) SUSE
11 23 (2.98%) Windows 7
12 19 (2.46%) Mac OS X
13 13 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.56%) OpenBSD
15 11 (1.43%) Fedora
15 11 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.65%) VMS
16 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.65%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (31.26%) DevOps
2 162 (21.01%) E-Commerce
3 121 (15.69%) Configuration Management
4 106 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (10.25%) ITIL
6 72 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (7.78%) Load Balancing
8 46 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (3.24%) Project Management
10 23 (2.98%) Service Management
10 23 (2.98%) OO
11 21 (2.72%) Software Engineering
12 19 (2.46%) OOP
13 18 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (2.20%) High Availability
15 16 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (2.08%) Analytics
16 15 (1.95%) Statistical Analysis
16 15 (1.95%) Information Management
16 15 (1.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 377 (48.90%) Python
2 330 (42.80%) Perl
3 311 (40.34%) Bash Shell
4 268 (34.76%) Ruby
5 208 (26.98%) Java
6 202 (26.20%) PHP
7 119 (15.43%) SQL
8 103 (13.36%) Shell Script
9 26 (3.37%) C
10 25 (3.24%) JavaScript
11 22 (2.85%) AWK
12 15 (1.95%) sed
13 13 (1.69%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.69%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.30%) C++
15 8 (1.04%) VBScript
16 7 (0.91%) Scala
17 5 (0.65%) Korn
18 4 (0.52%) Groovy
18 4 (0.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 72 (9.34%) Degree
2 33 (4.28%) RHCE
3 13 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (1.56%) CCNA
5 10 (1.30%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (1.30%) LPIC
5 10 (1.30%) RHCSA
6 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (0.78%) MCSE
7 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.52%) PMP
7 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.39%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
9 1 (0.13%) CISM
9 1 (0.13%) RHCT
9 1 (0.13%) CEH
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.67%) QA
2 14 (1.82%) SLA
3 10 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 149 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (11.67%) KVM
3 88 (11.41%) Xen
4 65 (8.43%) Varnish
5 44 (5.71%) Active Directory
6 41 (5.32%) NFS
7 29 (3.76%) vSphere
8 28 (3.63%) Postfix
9 21 (2.72%) Snort
10 15 (1.95%) Sendmail
10 15 (1.95%) Docker
11 14 (1.82%) Samba
12 10 (1.30%) Squid
12 10 (1.30%) XenServer
13 8 (1.04%) Hyper-V
13 8 (1.04%) Firmware
14 7 (0.91%) LXC
15 6 (0.78%) Ceph
15 6 (0.78%) OpenSSH
16 5 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 429 (55.64%) Puppet
2 272 (35.28%) Nagios
3 260 (33.72%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (11.80%) Ansible
5 85 (11.02%) ZABBIX
6 79 (10.25%) Cacti
7 73 (9.47%) Salt
8 48 (6.23%) Vagrant
9 33 (4.28%) Graphite
9 33 (4.28%) Ganglia
10 30 (3.89%) CFEngine
11 28 (3.63%) logstash
12 20 (2.59%) HAProxy
13 16 (2.08%) NetBackup
14 11 (1.43%) Zenoss
14 11 (1.43%) ITRS Geneos
15 10 (1.30%) Check_MK
16 9 (1.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 7 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
18 6 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 329 (42.67%) Red Hat
2 252 (32.68%) VMware
3 77 (9.99%) Oracle
4 76 (9.86%) Cisco
5 45 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 40 (5.19%) Rackspace
7 30 (3.89%) F5
8 24 (3.11%) Citrix
9 21 (2.72%) NetApp
10 19 (2.46%) HP
11 18 (2.33%) Juniper
11 18 (2.33%) Reuters
12 17 (2.20%) Splunk
12 17 (2.20%) Percona
13 15 (1.95%) SolarWinds
14 14 (1.82%) EMC
15 13 (1.69%) Veritas
16 12 (1.56%) Bloomberg
17 11 (1.43%) Sony
17 11 (1.43%) Riverbed
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits on offer + more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Wilson HCG
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago