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 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 Administrator
Rank 389 362 347
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 275 320 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.74% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.77% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 255 288 376
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
38774 41624 46755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33647 35137 39033
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016.

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 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
City of London +28 53 £47,500 +0.52% 15
Brentford - 7 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 5 £29,000 -
Croydon -3 4 £47,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 3 - -
Southwark - 2 £35,000 -
Hammersmith +6 1 £35,000 -56.25%
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 614 (100.00%) Linux
2 302 (49.19%) Puppet
3 298 (48.53%) Python
4 280 (45.60%) Bash Shell
5 250 (40.72%) Red Hat
6 245 (39.90%) DevOps
7 234 (38.11%) Apache
8 229 (37.30%) MySQL
8 229 (37.30%) VMware
9 223 (36.32%) Amazon AWS
10 211 (34.36%) CentOS
11 192 (31.27%) LAMP
11 192 (31.27%) Nagios
12 183 (29.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 181 (29.48%) Perl
14 164 (26.71%) Ansible
15 163 (26.55%) Jenkins
16 161 (26.22%) Opscode Chef
17 148 (24.10%) Tomcat
18 142 (23.13%) PHP
19 132 (21.50%) Unix
20 129 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
21 126 (20.52%) DNS
22 122 (19.87%) Configuration Management
23 112 (18.24%) Ubuntu
23 112 (18.24%) nginx
24 106 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
25 105 (17.10%) Java
26 104 (16.94%) Ruby
27 98 (15.96%) Shell Script

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
1 234 (38.11%) Apache
2 148 (24.10%) Tomcat
3 112 (18.24%) nginx
4 60 (9.77%) OpenStack
5 48 (7.82%) JBoss
6 30 (4.89%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (2.61%) Node.js
8 15 (2.44%) MS Exchange
9 14 (2.28%) Jetty
10 13 (2.12%) Apache Spark
11 10 (1.63%) Liferay
11 10 (1.63%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.98%) Confluence
13 6 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.81%) IIS
15 4 (0.65%) Resin
15 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.49%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Project
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 223 (36.32%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (6.68%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (6.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 28 (4.56%) IaaS
5 23 (3.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 21 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (2.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (2.44%) SaaS
9 14 (2.28%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.95%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (1.63%) Office 365
11 10 (1.63%) SoftLayer
12 8 (1.30%) PaaS
13 6 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.81%) AWS OpsWorks
14 5 (0.81%) GitHub
15 4 (0.65%) Route 53
16 3 (0.49%) Google Apps
16 3 (0.49%) Joyent
16 3 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (20.52%) DNS
2 80 (13.03%) Firewall
3 71 (11.56%) TCP/IP
4 64 (10.42%) LDAP
5 57 (9.28%) SAN
6 51 (8.31%) DHCP
7 37 (6.03%) Internet
8 34 (5.54%) SMTP
9 33 (5.37%) HTTP
10 31 (5.05%) LAN
11 30 (4.89%) WAN
12 28 (4.56%) VPN
13 27 (4.40%) NAS
14 26 (4.23%) Kerberos
15 22 (3.58%) VoIP
16 21 (3.42%) iSCSI
17 20 (3.26%) Asterisk PBX
18 18 (2.93%) SNMP
19 13 (2.12%) SSL
20 12 (1.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (37.30%) MySQL
2 53 (8.63%) MongoDB
3 48 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (6.35%) Oracle Database
5 34 (5.54%) Redis
6 22 (3.58%) Couchbase
7 20 (3.26%) Hadoop
8 17 (2.77%) CouchDB
9 15 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (2.44%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.95%) Apache Hive
10 12 (1.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (1.14%) MemSQL
12 5 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.81%) Big Data
13 4 (0.65%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.49%) DB2
14 3 (0.49%) MariaDB
15 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 163 (26.55%) Jenkins
2 81 (13.19%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.21%) Subversion
4 28 (4.56%) TeamCity
5 23 (3.75%) Hudson
6 17 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (2.77%) Gerrit
7 15 (2.44%) PHPUnit
7 15 (2.44%) Selenium
8 14 (2.28%) Travis CI
9 13 (2.12%) GitLab
10 11 (1.79%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.30%) Maven
12 7 (1.14%) JIRA
13 6 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (0.81%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.65%) Emacs
16 3 (0.49%) Artifactory
16 3 (0.49%) CruiseControl
16 3 (0.49%) Gradle
General
1 88 (14.33%) Finance
2 68 (11.07%) Law
3 54 (8.79%) Marketing
4 41 (6.68%) Banking
5 19 (3.09%) Retail
6 13 (2.12%) Games
6 13 (2.12%) International Banking
6 13 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.79%) Publishing
8 9 (1.47%) Back Office
8 9 (1.47%) Electronics
9 8 (1.30%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.14%) Advertising
10 7 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.33%) German Language
11 2 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) iGaming
12 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (31.27%) LAMP
2 74 (12.05%) LEMP Stack
3 48 (7.82%) Web Services
4 35 (5.70%) Memcached
5 22 (3.58%) LAPP Stack
6 19 (3.09%) ELK Stack
7 17 (2.77%) Akka
8 15 (2.44%) Behat
8 15 (2.44%) JMX
8 15 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (1.63%) J2EE
9 10 (1.63%) JDBC
10 9 (1.47%) HornetQ
11 8 (1.30%) .NET
11 8 (1.30%) Java EE
11 8 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (0.81%) JSON
13 5 (0.81%) Phusion Passenger
13 5 (0.81%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.65%) Clustering
2 37 (6.03%) Data Centre
3 33 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (5.21%) User Experience
5 19 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.77%) Fintech
7 16 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.79%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.63%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.47%) EMC VNX
11 9 (1.47%) Robotics
12 8 (1.30%) Streaming Video
12 8 (1.30%) Video on Demand
13 7 (1.14%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.98%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.98%) Eurex
14 6 (0.98%) PKI
15 5 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 614 (100.00%) Linux
2 211 (34.36%) CentOS
3 183 (29.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 132 (21.50%) Unix
5 112 (18.24%) Ubuntu
6 89 (14.50%) Windows
7 79 (12.87%) Debian
8 37 (6.03%) Windows Server
9 36 (5.86%) SUSE
10 32 (5.21%) Solaris
11 22 (3.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 22 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (2.44%) Amazon Linux
13 14 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (1.47%) Windows 7
15 8 (1.30%) Fedora
16 7 (1.14%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.81%) AIX
19 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (39.90%) DevOps
2 122 (19.87%) Configuration Management
3 106 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (7.33%) Load Balancing
6 43 (7.00%) Open Source
7 38 (6.19%) E-Commerce
8 34 (5.54%) High Availability
8 34 (5.54%) ITIL
9 32 (5.21%) Migration
9 32 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
10 31 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (4.72%) Capacity Planning
12 27 (4.40%) Change Control
13 20 (3.26%) Web Development
14 19 (3.09%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (2.77%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (2.61%) Problem Management
17 15 (2.44%) Automated Testing
18 14 (2.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 298 (48.53%) Python
2 280 (45.60%) Bash Shell
3 181 (29.48%) Perl
4 142 (23.13%) PHP
5 105 (17.10%) Java
6 104 (16.94%) Ruby
7 98 (15.96%) Shell Script
8 78 (12.70%) SQL
9 31 (5.05%) C++
10 20 (3.26%) C
11 16 (2.61%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.44%) AWK
12 15 (2.44%) Korn
13 13 (2.12%) sed
14 10 (1.63%) Bourne shell
15 6 (0.98%) Tcl
16 5 (0.81%) Scala
17 4 (0.65%) C#
17 4 (0.65%) JavaScript
18 2 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (4.89%) Degree
2 25 (4.07%) RHCE
3 24 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 24 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.12%) CCNP
6 8 (1.30%) RHCT
7 6 (0.98%) CCNA
7 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.81%) CFA
8 5 (0.81%) MBA
8 5 (0.81%) PhD
9 4 (0.65%) MCSE
10 3 (0.49%) RHCA
11 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.33%) MCITP
11 2 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.16%) LPIC
12 1 (0.16%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.95%) QA
2 10 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.16%) DICOM
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 129 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (11.24%) NFS
3 65 (10.59%) Docker
4 56 (9.12%) KVM
5 51 (8.31%) Active Directory
6 34 (5.54%) Squid
7 31 (5.05%) iptables
7 31 (5.05%) vSphere
8 29 (4.72%) Varnish
8 29 (4.72%) Xen
9 23 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (3.26%) GPFS
11 18 (2.93%) Corosync
12 17 (2.77%) Samba
13 16 (2.61%) GlusterFS
14 14 (2.28%) Postfix
15 11 (1.79%) Hyper-V
15 11 (1.79%) Snort
16 8 (1.30%) vCloud
16 8 (1.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 302 (49.19%) Puppet
2 192 (31.27%) Nagios
3 164 (26.71%) Ansible
4 161 (26.22%) Opscode Chef
5 55 (8.96%) HAProxy
6 45 (7.33%) ZABBIX
7 27 (4.40%) Salt
8 24 (3.91%) Cacti
9 22 (3.58%) logstash
10 19 (3.09%) Red Hat Satellite
11 16 (2.61%) CFEngine
12 14 (2.28%) yum
13 13 (2.12%) Pacemaker
14 11 (1.79%) Nmap
14 11 (1.79%) WSUS
15 10 (1.63%) Cobbler
15 10 (1.63%) NetBackup
16 9 (1.47%) Graphite
16 9 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 9 (1.47%) SELinux
Vendors
1 250 (40.72%) Red Hat
2 229 (37.30%) VMware
3 71 (11.56%) Oracle
4 56 (9.12%) Cisco
4 56 (9.12%) Microsoft
5 39 (6.35%) EMC
6 34 (5.54%) Rackspace
7 26 (4.23%) New Relic
8 25 (4.07%) Splunk
9 21 (3.42%) HP
10 20 (3.26%) NetApp
11 16 (2.61%) Atlassian
12 14 (2.28%) Veritas
13 10 (1.63%) Dell
13 10 (1.63%) Juniper
13 10 (1.63%) Novell
13 10 (1.63%) SAP
14 9 (1.47%) Citrix
14 9 (1.47%) Google
14 9 (1.47%) IBM
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 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
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Chassam Contract
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
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Salary: full benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
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City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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City, London
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City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago