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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 301 328 321
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 402 357 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.79% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.84% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 376 333 344
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +16 76 £47,000 - 12
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £37,500 -
Harrow - 6 - - 1
Wimbledon - 5 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 5 £52,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £37,500 -
West Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 729 (100.00%) Linux
2 423 (58.02%) Puppet
3 379 (51.99%) Python
4 329 (45.13%) Perl
5 309 (42.39%) MySQL
6 308 (42.25%) Red Hat
7 303 (41.56%) Bash Shell
8 261 (35.80%) Nagios
9 259 (35.53%) VMware
9 259 (35.53%) Opscode Chef
10 253 (34.71%) Ubuntu
11 247 (33.88%) Ruby
12 245 (33.61%) Apache
13 238 (32.65%) CentOS
14 223 (30.59%) DevOps
15 219 (30.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 209 (28.67%) Tomcat
16 209 (28.67%) Java
17 198 (27.16%) PHP
18 186 (25.51%) Windows
19 176 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
20 171 (23.46%) nginx
21 169 (23.18%) UNIX
22 149 (20.44%) Debian
23 145 (19.89%) LAMP
24 144 (19.75%) Open Source
25 143 (19.62%) TCP/IP
26 137 (18.79%) E-Commerce
27 128 (17.56%) DNS
28 122 (16.74%) Configuration Management

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 245 (33.61%) Apache
2 209 (28.67%) Tomcat
3 171 (23.46%) nginx
4 85 (11.66%) JBoss
5 50 (6.86%) WebLogic
6 41 (5.62%) OpenStack
7 26 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
8 24 (3.29%) Jetty
9 23 (3.16%) WebSphere
10 20 (2.74%) Drupal
10 20 (2.74%) Apache Solr
11 19 (2.61%) CMS
12 18 (2.47%) IIS
13 17 (2.33%) CloudStack
14 16 (2.19%) Node.js
15 9 (1.23%) WordPress
15 9 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (1.23%) Confluence
15 9 (1.23%) Escenic
16 6 (0.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (3.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Magento
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 99 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (4.80%) SaaS
3 28 (3.84%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (3.29%) Rackspace Cloud
5 18 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (2.33%) GitHub
7 16 (2.19%) Amazon S3
8 10 (1.37%) Route 53
9 7 (0.96%) PaaS
10 6 (0.82%) IaaS
11 5 (0.69%) Joyent
12 2 (0.27%) Heroku
12 2 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.27%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.14%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 143 (19.62%) TCP/IP
2 128 (17.56%) DNS
3 89 (12.21%) Firewall
4 63 (8.64%) HTTP
5 57 (7.82%) SAN
6 51 (7.00%) LDAP
7 49 (6.72%) SSH
8 42 (5.76%) BIG-IP
9 32 (4.39%) VPN
10 31 (4.25%) SMTP
10 31 (4.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 30 (4.12%) LAN
12 28 (3.84%) NetScaler
13 27 (3.70%) SSL
14 25 (3.43%) DHCP
15 24 (3.29%) Internet
16 23 (3.16%) HTTPS
17 22 (3.02%) FTP
18 20 (2.74%) WAN
19 18 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (42.39%) MySQL
2 115 (15.78%) PostgreSQL
3 94 (12.89%) NoSQL
4 82 (11.25%) MongoDB
5 77 (10.56%) Redis
6 56 (7.68%) Big Data
7 51 (7.00%) Hadoop
8 33 (4.53%) SQL Server
9 32 (4.39%) Relational Database
10 29 (3.98%) DB2
11 23 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (1.65%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.23%) MariaDB
13 9 (1.23%) RavenDB
14 7 (0.96%) Couchbase
15 5 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
17 3 (0.41%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 108 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 106 (14.54%) Jenkins
3 72 (9.88%) Subversion
4 22 (3.02%) JIRA
5 14 (1.92%) Hudson
6 12 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (1.37%) Mercurial
8 8 (1.10%) Maven
9 7 (0.96%) CruiseControl
10 6 (0.82%) Juju
11 3 (0.41%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.27%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.27%) Redmine
12 2 (0.27%) Firebug
13 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.14%) Selenium
13 1 (0.14%) VisualVM
General
1 81 (11.11%) Finance
2 37 (5.08%) Games
3 27 (3.70%) Publishing
4 25 (3.43%) Banking
5 23 (3.16%) Law
6 19 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.47%) Advertising
8 14 (1.92%) Retail
9 11 (1.51%) Marketing
10 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.41%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (19.89%) LAMP
2 78 (10.70%) Web Services
3 31 (4.25%) XML
4 30 (4.12%) Django
5 26 (3.57%) Memcached
6 11 (1.51%) .NET
6 11 (1.51%) JSON
7 10 (1.37%) JMX
7 10 (1.37%) HTML
7 10 (1.37%) CSS
7 10 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (1.37%) HornetQ
8 9 (1.23%) Sphinx
8 9 (1.23%) Java EE
8 9 (1.23%) Ajax
9 7 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (0.96%) AngularJS
9 7 (0.96%) Symfony
10 6 (0.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 144 (19.75%) Open Source
2 56 (7.68%) Computer Science
3 51 (7.00%) Clustering
4 33 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (4.25%) Social Media
6 25 (3.43%) Mobile App
7 24 (3.29%) Replication
8 13 (1.78%) Digital Media
9 12 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.51%) Derivative
10 11 (1.51%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.37%) Spread Betting
11 10 (1.37%) Streaming Video
12 9 (1.23%) Mobile Games
12 9 (1.23%) Online Games
13 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.82%) IPTV
14 6 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.82%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.69%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 729 (100.00%) Linux
2 253 (34.71%) Ubuntu
3 238 (32.65%) CentOS
4 219 (30.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 186 (25.51%) Windows
6 169 (23.18%) UNIX
7 149 (20.44%) Debian
8 76 (10.43%) Solaris
9 34 (4.66%) SUSE
10 26 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (2.88%) Windows 7
12 17 (2.33%) OpenBSD
13 14 (1.92%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (1.51%) Android
14 11 (1.51%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.23%) FreeBSD
16 6 (0.82%) VMS
16 6 (0.82%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (30.59%) DevOps
2 137 (18.79%) E-Commerce
3 122 (16.74%) Configuration Management
4 115 (15.78%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (13.17%) ITIL
6 85 (11.66%) Load Balancing
7 76 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (3.84%) Statistical Analysis
10 23 (3.16%) OO
11 22 (3.02%) Project Management
12 20 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
13 19 (2.61%) Analytics
14 18 (2.47%) Service Management
15 17 (2.33%) Software Engineering
16 16 (2.19%) Problem Management
16 16 (2.19%) OOP
17 15 (2.06%) High Availability
18 14 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
18 14 (1.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 379 (51.99%) Python
2 329 (45.13%) Perl
3 303 (41.56%) Bash Shell
4 247 (33.88%) Ruby
5 209 (28.67%) Java
6 198 (27.16%) PHP
7 103 (14.13%) SQL
8 100 (13.72%) Shell Script
9 28 (3.84%) AWK
10 23 (3.16%) JavaScript
10 23 (3.16%) C
11 16 (2.19%) sed
12 13 (1.78%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.51%) Scala
14 8 (1.10%) C++
15 6 (0.82%) Korn
16 3 (0.41%) Lua
16 3 (0.41%) C#
17 1 (0.14%) Tcl
17 1 (0.14%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 81 (11.11%) Degree
2 30 (4.12%) RHCE
3 15 (2.06%) LPIC
3 15 (2.06%) Linux+ Certification
4 13 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.78%) MCSE
5 11 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.37%) CCNA
7 6 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.55%) PMP
8 4 (0.55%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.55%) PhD
9 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.27%) CISSP
11 1 (0.14%) RHCT
11 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.35%) QA
2 16 (2.19%) SLA
3 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 176 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (16.74%) KVM
3 121 (16.60%) Xen
4 48 (6.58%) Varnish
5 43 (5.90%) Active Directory
6 39 (5.35%) NFS
7 34 (4.66%) Postfix
8 30 (4.12%) vSphere
9 24 (3.29%) Snort
10 20 (2.74%) Sendmail
11 14 (1.92%) Samba
12 13 (1.78%) Docker
13 9 (1.23%) Squid
14 8 (1.10%) Firmware
15 7 (0.96%) Hyper-V
16 6 (0.82%) OpenSSH
16 6 (0.82%) XenServer
16 6 (0.82%) Ceph
16 6 (0.82%) LXC
17 5 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 423 (58.02%) Puppet
2 261 (35.80%) Nagios
3 259 (35.53%) Opscode Chef
4 94 (12.89%) Cacti
5 89 (12.21%) Ansible
6 87 (11.93%) Salt
7 70 (9.60%) ZABBIX
8 44 (6.04%) CFEngine
9 43 (5.90%) Vagrant
10 39 (5.35%) Ganglia
11 27 (3.70%) logstash
12 19 (2.61%) HAProxy
13 14 (1.92%) NetBackup
14 13 (1.78%) Tivoli
14 13 (1.78%) Zenoss
15 10 (1.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 10 (1.37%) ITRS Geneos
15 10 (1.37%) Icinga
16 7 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
16 7 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 308 (42.25%) Red Hat
2 259 (35.53%) VMware
3 65 (8.92%) Oracle
4 58 (7.96%) Cisco
5 45 (6.17%) Microsoft
6 41 (5.62%) Rackspace
7 39 (5.35%) F5
8 37 (5.08%) Citrix
9 20 (2.74%) Splunk
10 17 (2.33%) Reuters
11 16 (2.19%) HP
11 16 (2.19%) SaltStack
12 13 (1.78%) SoftLayer
12 13 (1.78%) Juniper
13 11 (1.51%) EMC
13 11 (1.51%) Bloomberg
13 11 (1.51%) Sony
14 10 (1.37%) Veritas
14 10 (1.37%) NetApp
14 10 (1.37%) Percona
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
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