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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 378 321 306
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 257 397 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.90% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.95% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 235 352 427
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.86%
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
36933 42004 45277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.56% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32089 35696 37715
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +13 27 £57,500 +21.05% 8
Uxbridge +4 11 £65,000 +62.50%
Croydon 0 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Hayes - 6 £57,500 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £37,500 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 531 (100.00%) Linux
2 301 (56.69%) Puppet
3 234 (44.07%) DevOps
4 231 (43.50%) Python
5 225 (42.37%) Bash Shell
6 224 (42.18%) VMware
7 217 (40.87%) Red Hat
8 193 (36.35%) Apache
9 190 (35.78%) MySQL
10 185 (34.84%) Amazon AWS
11 182 (34.27%) LAMP
12 181 (34.09%) Perl
13 172 (32.39%) Ansible
14 166 (31.26%) Nagios
15 158 (29.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 152 (28.63%) Jenkins
17 151 (28.44%) Opscode Chef
18 149 (28.06%) CentOS
19 138 (25.99%) PHP
20 129 (24.29%) Configuration Management
21 126 (23.73%) Unix
22 119 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
23 112 (21.09%) DNS
24 107 (20.15%) Windows
25 102 (19.21%) Tomcat
26 100 (18.83%) Ubuntu
27 95 (17.89%) Finance
28 90 (16.95%) Ruby
29 89 (16.76%) Docker
30 86 (16.20%) nginx

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
1 193 (36.35%) Apache
2 102 (19.21%) Tomcat
3 86 (16.20%) nginx
4 39 (7.34%) OpenStack
5 33 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (4.52%) JBoss
7 18 (3.39%) Confluence
8 14 (2.64%) Hubot
9 13 (2.45%) MS Exchange
10 10 (1.88%) Jetty
11 6 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.13%) IIS
12 5 (0.94%) Drupal
13 4 (0.75%) Resin
13 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.56%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.56%) WildFly
15 2 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 185 (34.84%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.84%) SaaS
3 25 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (2.82%) IaaS
4 15 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.64%) Slack
6 11 (2.07%) AWS OpsWorks
6 11 (2.07%) IBM Cloud
6 11 (2.07%) SoftLayer
7 10 (1.88%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (1.69%) OpenShift
9 8 (1.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (1.32%) GitHub
11 5 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.56%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.56%) Office 365
12 3 (0.56%) Route 53
13 2 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 112 (21.09%) DNS
2 61 (11.49%) Firewall
3 53 (9.98%) LDAP
4 51 (9.60%) TCP/IP
5 36 (6.78%) SAN
6 33 (6.21%) DHCP
7 32 (6.03%) Internet
7 32 (6.03%) Kerberos
8 29 (5.46%) VPN
9 24 (4.52%) SMTP
10 23 (4.33%) Asterisk PBX
11 22 (4.14%) NAS
12 19 (3.58%) iSCSI
12 19 (3.58%) LAN
13 16 (3.01%) HTTP
14 14 (2.64%) VoIP
14 14 (2.64%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (2.45%) WAN
16 11 (2.07%) SNMP
17 10 (1.88%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (35.78%) MySQL
2 46 (8.66%) MongoDB
3 32 (6.03%) Redis
4 28 (5.27%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.33%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 20 (3.77%) SQL Server
7 17 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (2.07%) Couchbase
8 11 (2.07%) CouchDB
9 10 (1.88%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.94%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.75%) DB2
12 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.38%) Aerospike
13 2 (0.38%) Big Data
13 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 152 (28.63%) Jenkins
2 43 (8.10%) Git (software)
3 27 (5.08%) JIRA
4 20 (3.77%) Subversion
5 16 (3.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (2.26%) GitLab
7 10 (1.88%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.88%) Vagrant
8 9 (1.69%) Selenium
9 8 (1.51%) Hudson
9 8 (1.51%) Maven
10 5 (0.94%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.94%) Gerrit
11 4 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.56%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.56%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.56%) Gradle
13 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.38%) PHPUnit
14 1 (0.19%) FishEye
General
1 95 (17.89%) Finance
2 70 (13.18%) Law
3 34 (6.40%) Marketing
4 23 (4.33%) Retail
5 21 (3.95%) Banking
6 17 (3.20%) Advertising
7 16 (3.01%) Games
8 9 (1.69%) Back Office
8 9 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.69%) Publishing
8 9 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.13%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.56%) International Banking
10 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) German Language
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (34.27%) LAMP
2 55 (10.36%) LEMP Stack
3 53 (9.98%) Web Services
4 28 (5.27%) Memcached
5 22 (4.14%) ELK Stack
6 15 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (2.45%) LAPP Stack
8 12 (2.26%) J2EE
9 10 (1.88%) JMX
10 9 (1.69%) .NET
11 8 (1.51%) Java EE
11 8 (1.51%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (1.32%) boto
12 7 (1.32%) Lucene
13 5 (0.94%) Akka
13 5 (0.94%) Dropwizard
13 5 (0.94%) HornetQ
13 5 (0.94%) OpenVZ
13 5 (0.94%) Phusion Passenger
13 5 (0.94%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.53%) Data Centre
2 29 (5.46%) User Experience
3 23 (4.33%) Clustering
3 23 (4.33%) Fintech
4 15 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.45%) Replication
6 11 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.88%) EMC VNX
8 8 (1.51%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.51%) Streaming Video
8 8 (1.51%) Video on Demand
9 7 (1.32%) EqualLogic
10 6 (1.13%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.13%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.13%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.94%) Social Media
12 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 531 (100.00%) Linux
2 158 (29.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 149 (28.06%) CentOS
4 126 (23.73%) Unix
5 107 (20.15%) Windows
6 100 (18.83%) Ubuntu
7 52 (9.79%) Debian
8 40 (7.53%) SUSE
9 36 (6.78%) Windows Server
10 18 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.88%) Solaris
12 10 (1.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 9 (1.69%) Windows 7
14 6 (1.13%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.94%) AIX
16 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.38%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.38%) VMS
17 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (44.07%) DevOps
2 129 (24.29%) Configuration Management
3 75 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (10.17%) E-Commerce
6 34 (6.40%) Analytics
7 33 (6.21%) Open Source
8 31 (5.84%) ITIL
8 31 (5.84%) Load Balancing
9 28 (5.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (5.08%) Web Operations
11 26 (4.90%) High Availability
12 25 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
13 23 (4.33%) Data Analytics
14 21 (3.95%) Migration
15 17 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (3.20%) SIEM
16 16 (3.01%) Project Management
17 15 (2.82%) Change Control
18 14 (2.64%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (43.50%) Python
2 225 (42.37%) Bash Shell
3 181 (34.09%) Perl
4 138 (25.99%) PHP
5 90 (16.95%) Ruby
6 79 (14.88%) Java
7 37 (6.97%) Shell Script
8 34 (6.40%) SQL
9 26 (4.90%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.82%) Korn
11 9 (1.69%) C
12 7 (1.32%) C++
13 4 (0.75%) C#
14 3 (0.56%) AWK
14 3 (0.56%) sed
15 2 (0.38%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.38%) Scala
16 1 (0.19%) VB
16 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (3.77%) Degree
2 13 (2.45%) RHCE
3 12 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.69%) CCNP
4 9 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.94%) RHCT
6 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.56%) CCNA
7 3 (0.56%) LPIC
7 3 (0.56%) MCITP
7 3 (0.56%) MCSA
8 2 (0.38%) MCSE
9 1 (0.19%) RHCA
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.58%) PCI DSS
2 17 (3.20%) QA
3 4 (0.75%) SLA
4 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) DICOM
5 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 119 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (16.76%) Docker
3 62 (11.68%) NFS
4 45 (8.47%) KVM
4 45 (8.47%) vSphere
5 40 (7.53%) Active Directory
6 28 (5.27%) Corosync
7 23 (4.33%) Xen
8 22 (4.14%) Squid
9 19 (3.58%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (3.20%) GlusterFS
10 17 (3.20%) iptables
11 15 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (2.82%) VMware ESX
12 14 (2.64%) Varnish
13 12 (2.26%) Hyper-V
14 11 (2.07%) vCloud
15 9 (1.69%) Postfix
16 6 (1.13%) Snort
17 5 (0.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 301 (56.69%) Puppet
2 172 (32.39%) Ansible
3 166 (31.26%) Nagios
4 151 (28.44%) Opscode Chef
5 61 (11.49%) HAProxy
6 40 (7.53%) Salt
7 32 (6.03%) logstash
8 27 (5.08%) Cacti
9 23 (4.33%) Pacemaker
10 17 (3.20%) WSUS
11 12 (2.26%) Control-M
11 12 (2.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 11 (2.07%) Rsyslog
12 11 (2.07%) ZABBIX
13 9 (1.69%) OpenView
13 9 (1.69%) SCCM
14 8 (1.51%) CFEngine
14 8 (1.51%) Kubernetes
14 8 (1.51%) yum
15 7 (1.32%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 224 (42.18%) VMware
2 217 (40.87%) Red Hat
3 80 (15.07%) Cisco
4 53 (9.98%) Rackspace
5 40 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 40 (7.53%) Oracle
6 37 (6.97%) HP
7 34 (6.40%) EMC
8 20 (3.77%) Qualys
9 13 (2.45%) NetApp
9 13 (2.45%) Splunk
10 11 (2.07%) IBM
11 10 (1.88%) Dell
12 9 (1.69%) Citrix
12 9 (1.69%) Google
13 8 (1.51%) New Relic
13 8 (1.51%) Veeam
14 7 (1.32%) Dell Compellent
14 7 (1.32%) Percona
14 7 (1.32%) Veritas
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £48,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hounslow, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum with benefits & bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago