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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 335 324 268
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 287 389 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.89% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.92% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 229 348 460
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
33938 42099 43136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28890 35835 36647
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -8 23 £50,000 - 7
Croydon +24 17 £47,500 +5.55%
Canary Wharf - 3 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £37,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 -
West Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 551 (100.00%) Linux
2 284 (51.54%) Puppet
3 249 (45.19%) Bash Shell
4 221 (40.11%) Red Hat
5 201 (36.48%) Python
6 191 (34.66%) Perl
7 185 (33.58%) Amazon AWS
8 173 (31.40%) DevOps
9 172 (31.22%) VMware
10 158 (28.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 155 (28.13%) Apache
12 152 (27.59%) MySQL
13 142 (25.77%) CentOS
14 134 (24.32%) Unix
15 130 (23.59%) Windows
16 127 (23.05%) LAMP
16 127 (23.05%) Ansible
17 123 (22.32%) Jenkins
18 122 (22.14%) Opscode Chef
19 121 (21.96%) Finance
20 113 (20.51%) Configuration Management
21 106 (19.24%) Nagios
22 97 (17.60%) Ubuntu
23 93 (16.88%) Docker
24 92 (16.70%) PHP
25 90 (16.33%) Ruby
26 87 (15.79%) DNS
27 76 (13.79%) Web Services
28 75 (13.61%) SQL
28 75 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 155 (28.13%) Apache
2 73 (13.25%) Tomcat
3 50 (9.07%) nginx
4 24 (4.36%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (4.36%) IIS
5 23 (4.17%) Hubot
6 17 (3.09%) JBoss
7 13 (2.36%) Confluence
8 11 (2.00%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.63%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.91%) Drupal
10 5 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.54%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.36%) CMS
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.18%) EPiServer CMS
14 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (4.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Magento
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 185 (33.58%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (8.53%) SaaS
3 29 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (4.17%) Slack
5 17 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (2.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 14 (2.54%) Amazon S3
8 11 (2.00%) IaaS
9 7 (1.27%) GitHub
9 7 (1.27%) Office 365
9 7 (1.27%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.09%) AWS OpsWorks
10 6 (1.09%) Route 53
11 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.54%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.54%) Datadog
12 3 (0.54%) Heroku
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 87 (15.79%) DNS
2 70 (12.70%) Firewall
3 40 (7.26%) VPN
4 39 (7.08%) TCP/IP
5 34 (6.17%) LAN
6 33 (5.99%) LDAP
7 28 (5.08%) DHCP
7 28 (5.08%) SAN
8 26 (4.72%) WAN
9 24 (4.36%) Wi-Fi
10 22 (3.99%) Asterisk PBX
10 22 (3.99%) SMTP
11 19 (3.45%) Internet
12 16 (2.90%) Kerberos
12 16 (2.90%) NAS
12 16 (2.90%) SSH
12 16 (2.90%) VLAN
13 14 (2.54%) VoIP
14 13 (2.36%) BGP
15 12 (2.18%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (27.59%) MySQL
2 39 (7.08%) MongoDB
3 27 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 25 (4.54%) Redis
5 24 (4.36%) SQL Server
6 19 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (3.27%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.36%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.00%) CouchDB
10 8 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.73%) Big Data
11 4 (0.73%) OrientDB
12 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.36%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 123 (22.32%) Jenkins
2 37 (6.72%) JIRA
3 32 (5.81%) Subversion
4 22 (3.99%) Git (software)
5 21 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (1.27%) GitLab
6 7 (1.27%) Selenium
7 5 (0.91%) Bundler
7 5 (0.91%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.91%) Travis CI
8 3 (0.54%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.18%) Gradle
9 1 (0.18%) Grunt
9 1 (0.18%) Maven
9 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 121 (21.96%) Finance
2 39 (7.08%) Banking
2 39 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 33 (5.99%) Law
4 26 (4.72%) Retail
5 24 (4.36%) Marketing
6 17 (3.09%) Games
6 17 (3.09%) Publishing
7 12 (2.18%) Advertising
8 9 (1.63%) Legal
9 6 (1.09%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.91%) Back Office
10 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (23.05%) LAMP
2 76 (13.79%) Web Services
3 41 (7.44%) LEMP Stack
4 24 (4.36%) Memcached
5 15 (2.72%) .NET
6 10 (1.81%) XML
7 9 (1.63%) CSS
7 9 (1.63%) HTML
8 8 (1.45%) Ajax
8 8 (1.45%) JSF
8 8 (1.45%) XHTML
9 7 (1.27%) boto
9 7 (1.27%) Lucene
10 6 (1.09%) ELK Stack
11 5 (0.91%) Middleware
11 5 (0.91%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (0.54%) Apache Flex
12 3 (0.54%) LAPP Stack
12 3 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (0.36%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.07%) Data Centre
2 21 (3.81%) Fintech
3 14 (2.54%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.54%) Public Cloud
3 14 (2.54%) Replication
4 11 (2.00%) Clustering
4 11 (2.00%) User Experience
5 9 (1.63%) EMC VNX
5 9 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.27%) Hedge funds
6 7 (1.27%) iSeries
7 6 (1.09%) iPad
7 6 (1.09%) Online Gambling
8 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.54%) Derivative
10 3 (0.54%) Equities
11 2 (0.36%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 551 (100.00%) Linux
2 158 (28.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 142 (25.77%) CentOS
4 134 (24.32%) Unix
5 130 (23.59%) Windows
6 97 (17.60%) Ubuntu
7 53 (9.62%) Windows Server
8 39 (7.08%) SUSE
9 36 (6.53%) Debian
10 14 (2.54%) Solaris
10 14 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.63%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.09%) AIX
13 6 (1.09%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.36%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (31.40%) DevOps
2 113 (20.51%) Configuration Management
3 67 (12.16%) E-Commerce
4 60 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (7.44%) Project Management
7 35 (6.35%) Load Balancing
8 33 (5.99%) Open Source
9 30 (5.44%) ITIL
10 29 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 27 (4.90%) High Availability
12 25 (4.54%) Analytics
13 24 (4.36%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (4.17%) ChatOps
15 22 (3.99%) Web Operations
16 19 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (3.45%) Data Analytics
16 19 (3.45%) Security Management
17 16 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (2.90%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 249 (45.19%) Bash Shell
2 201 (36.48%) Python
3 191 (34.66%) Perl
4 92 (16.70%) PHP
5 90 (16.33%) Ruby
6 75 (13.61%) SQL
7 65 (11.80%) Java
8 29 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 27 (4.90%) Shell Script
10 18 (3.27%) JavaScript
11 15 (2.72%) C
12 12 (2.18%) C#
13 6 (1.09%) Korn
14 5 (0.91%) C++
15 3 (0.54%) Go
16 2 (0.36%) AWK
16 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.36%) sed
16 2 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (3.63%) Degree
2 13 (2.36%) MCSA
2 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.81%) CCNA
4 10 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.27%) LPIC
6 5 (0.91%) MCITP
6 5 (0.91%) MCSE
6 5 (0.91%) RHCE
7 4 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.18%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.18%) RHCA
8 1 (0.18%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.09%) QA
2 15 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (16.88%) Docker
2 75 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (8.89%) NFS
4 43 (7.80%) Active Directory
5 31 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (5.63%) vSphere
6 24 (4.36%) Varnish
7 22 (3.99%) Xen
8 20 (3.63%) KVM
9 17 (3.09%) Hyper-V
10 15 (2.72%) Corosync
10 15 (2.72%) iptables
11 14 (2.54%) VMware ESX
12 11 (2.00%) vCloud
13 10 (1.81%) GlusterFS
13 10 (1.81%) RHEV
14 9 (1.63%) XenServer
15 8 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
16 7 (1.27%) VMware Server
17 6 (1.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 284 (51.54%) Puppet
2 127 (23.05%) Ansible
3 122 (22.14%) Opscode Chef
4 106 (19.24%) Nagios
5 26 (4.72%) Control-M
6 24 (4.36%) Salt
7 23 (4.17%) OpenView
8 17 (3.09%) HAProxy
9 15 (2.72%) Cacti
9 15 (2.72%) logstash
9 15 (2.72%) Pacemaker
10 12 (2.18%) Rsyslog
11 10 (1.81%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 8 (1.45%) NetBackup
13 8 (1.45%) WSUS
14 7 (1.27%) BMC Marimba
14 7 (1.27%) SCCM
14 7 (1.27%) Terraform
15 6 (1.09%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 221 (40.11%) Red Hat
2 172 (31.22%) VMware
3 72 (13.07%) Oracle
4 57 (10.34%) Cisco
5 40 (7.26%) HP
6 36 (6.53%) Microsoft
7 28 (5.08%) Rackspace
8 22 (3.99%) EMC
9 19 (3.45%) Qualys
10 13 (2.36%) IBM
11 12 (2.18%) SaltStack
11 12 (2.18%) Veritas
12 11 (2.00%) Dell
12 11 (2.00%) Splunk
12 11 (2.00%) Sun
13 10 (1.81%) Citrix
14 9 (1.63%) NetApp
15 8 (1.45%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.45%) Atlassian
16 7 (1.27%) EqualLogic
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: 49 minutes ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing
Salary: Dependent on XP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-65000 Per Annum Benefits Package (Pension, Bonus etc)
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago