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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 373 376 333
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 298 334 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.75% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.78% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 274 303 393
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
40306 42741 47076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.78% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34959 35982 38915
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
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 5 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 5 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 +12 55 £50,000 +6.38% 13
Brentford - 10 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 5 - -
Docklands, London - 4 £29,000 -
Croydon - 3 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 2 £35,750 -
Barnet - 1 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £35,000 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 650 (100.00%) Linux
2 320 (49.23%) Python
3 319 (49.08%) Puppet
4 289 (44.46%) Bash Shell
5 272 (41.85%) Red Hat
6 255 (39.23%) DevOps
7 244 (37.54%) Apache
8 238 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
9 234 (36.00%) VMware
10 232 (35.69%) MySQL
10 232 (35.69%) CentOS
11 203 (31.23%) Perl
12 196 (30.15%) LAMP
13 191 (29.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 188 (28.92%) Nagios
15 169 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
16 154 (23.69%) Tomcat
17 152 (23.38%) Jenkins
18 149 (22.92%) Ansible
19 140 (21.54%) Unix
20 137 (21.08%) PHP
21 130 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 124 (19.08%) Ubuntu
23 119 (18.31%) DNS
24 117 (18.00%) Configuration Management
25 115 (17.69%) Ruby
26 113 (17.38%) Java
27 111 (17.08%) Shell Script
28 109 (16.77%) Finance
28 109 (16.77%) 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
1 244 (37.54%) Apache
2 154 (23.69%) Tomcat
3 109 (16.77%) nginx
4 68 (10.46%) OpenStack
5 48 (7.38%) JBoss
6 31 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (2.77%) Node.js
8 16 (2.46%) Apache Spark
9 14 (2.15%) MS Exchange
10 13 (2.00%) Jetty
11 10 (1.54%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.38%) Liferay
13 8 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.92%) IIS
15 5 (0.77%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.62%) Confluence
16 4 (0.62%) Resin
17 3 (0.46%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 21 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 238 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (6.77%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (6.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 37 (5.69%) IaaS
5 26 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 22 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (2.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (2.31%) Amazon ELB
9 14 (2.15%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.85%) PaaS
10 12 (1.85%) SaaS
11 10 (1.54%) Office 365
12 8 (1.23%) SoftLayer
13 7 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.62%) AWS OpsWorks
14 4 (0.62%) Joyent
14 4 (0.62%) Rackspace Cloud
14 4 (0.62%) Route 53
15 3 (0.46%) GitHub
15 3 (0.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 119 (18.31%) DNS
2 83 (12.77%) Firewall
3 82 (12.62%) TCP/IP
4 61 (9.38%) LDAP
5 56 (8.62%) SAN
6 49 (7.54%) DHCP
7 35 (5.38%) Internet
8 34 (5.23%) HTTP
9 32 (4.92%) SMTP
9 32 (4.92%) WAN
10 30 (4.62%) LAN
11 28 (4.31%) NAS
11 28 (4.31%) VPN
12 24 (3.69%) VoIP
13 22 (3.38%) iSCSI
14 21 (3.23%) Kerberos
15 20 (3.08%) SNMP
16 17 (2.62%) Asterisk PBX
17 16 (2.46%) SSL
18 15 (2.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (35.69%) MySQL
2 59 (9.08%) MongoDB
3 47 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (5.69%) Oracle Database
5 35 (5.38%) Redis
6 29 (4.46%) Couchbase
7 25 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 20 (3.08%) CouchDB
9 19 (2.92%) NoSQL
10 16 (2.46%) SQL Server
11 15 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (2.31%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.69%) MemSQL
13 7 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.77%) Big Data
14 5 (0.77%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.62%) DB2
15 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
17 2 (0.31%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 152 (23.38%) Jenkins
2 83 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 41 (6.31%) Subversion
4 36 (5.54%) TeamCity
5 28 (4.31%) Hudson
6 25 (3.85%) Gerrit
7 15 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (2.31%) PHPUnit
7 15 (2.31%) Selenium
8 14 (2.15%) Travis CI
9 12 (1.85%) GitLab
10 9 (1.38%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.23%) Maven
12 6 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (0.77%) Emacs
13 5 (0.77%) JIRA
14 4 (0.62%) Bitbucket
15 3 (0.46%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.46%) Gradle
15 3 (0.46%) JConsole
General
1 109 (16.77%) Finance
2 65 (10.00%) Law
3 57 (8.77%) Marketing
4 40 (6.15%) Banking
5 19 (2.92%) Retail
6 17 (2.62%) Games
7 15 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.00%) Publishing
9 12 (1.85%) International Banking
10 9 (1.38%) Back Office
10 9 (1.38%) Electronics
11 7 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.77%) Advertising
14 3 (0.46%) Legal
15 1 (0.15%) Front Office
15 1 (0.15%) German Language
15 1 (0.15%) iGaming
15 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (30.15%) LAMP
2 73 (11.23%) LEMP Stack
3 50 (7.69%) Web Services
4 36 (5.54%) Memcached
5 25 (3.85%) Akka
6 20 (3.08%) LAPP Stack
7 17 (2.62%) ELK Stack
8 15 (2.31%) Behat
8 15 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (2.15%) JMX
10 9 (1.38%) HornetQ
10 9 (1.38%) JDBC
11 8 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (1.23%) J2EE
12 7 (1.08%) Java EE
13 6 (0.92%) .NET
13 6 (0.92%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (0.77%) JSON
14 5 (0.77%) Play Framework
15 4 (0.62%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.92%) Clustering
2 43 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 42 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.92%) User Experience
5 22 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.92%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.31%) Fintech
8 15 (2.31%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.38%) Cryptography
10 9 (1.38%) EMC VNX
10 9 (1.38%) Robotics
11 8 (1.23%) Eurex
11 8 (1.23%) Streaming Video
11 8 (1.23%) Video on Demand
12 6 (0.92%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.92%) Online Games
12 6 (0.92%) PKI
12 6 (0.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 650 (100.00%) Linux
2 232 (35.69%) CentOS
3 191 (29.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 140 (21.54%) Unix
5 124 (19.08%) Ubuntu
6 90 (13.85%) Windows
7 86 (13.23%) Debian
8 42 (6.46%) Solaris
9 38 (5.85%) SUSE
10 37 (5.69%) Windows Server
11 24 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (3.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 15 (2.31%) Amazon Linux
14 13 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (1.85%) Fedora
16 9 (1.38%) AIX
16 9 (1.38%) Windows 7
17 8 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (1.08%) Windows 10
19 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (39.23%) DevOps
2 117 (18.00%) Configuration Management
3 97 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (8.15%) E-Commerce
5 53 (8.15%) Load Balancing
6 45 (6.92%) Open Source
7 43 (6.62%) High Availability
8 33 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 32 (4.92%) Migration
10 31 (4.77%) ITIL
11 29 (4.46%) Capacity Planning
12 28 (4.31%) Performance Tuning
13 27 (4.15%) Change Control
13 27 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
14 19 (2.92%) Web Development
15 15 (2.31%) Automated Testing
16 14 (2.15%) Problem Management
16 14 (2.15%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (2.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 320 (49.23%) Python
2 289 (44.46%) Bash Shell
3 203 (31.23%) Perl
4 137 (21.08%) PHP
5 115 (17.69%) Ruby
6 113 (17.38%) Java
7 111 (17.08%) Shell Script
8 87 (13.38%) SQL
9 36 (5.54%) C++
10 22 (3.38%) C
11 18 (2.77%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.31%) AWK
12 15 (2.31%) Korn
13 11 (1.69%) Bourne shell
13 11 (1.69%) sed
14 8 (1.23%) Tcl
15 6 (0.92%) C#
15 6 (0.92%) Scala
16 4 (0.62%) JavaScript
16 4 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (5.85%) Degree
2 27 (4.15%) SC Cleared
2 27 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.85%) RHCE
4 19 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.31%) CCNP
6 9 (1.38%) CCNA
7 8 (1.23%) RHCT
8 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.77%) CFA
9 5 (0.77%) MBA
9 5 (0.77%) PhD
10 4 (0.62%) MCSE
10 4 (0.62%) RHCA
11 2 (0.31%) MCITP
11 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.15%) LPIC
12 1 (0.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.00%) QA
2 12 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.08%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) DICOM
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 130 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (10.15%) NFS
3 65 (10.00%) Docker
4 54 (8.31%) KVM
5 53 (8.15%) Active Directory
6 35 (5.38%) Varnish
7 32 (4.92%) iptables
8 30 (4.62%) vSphere
8 30 (4.62%) Xen
9 29 (4.46%) Squid
9 29 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (3.08%) Samba
11 19 (2.92%) GPFS
12 16 (2.46%) Hyper-V
13 13 (2.00%) GlusterFS
13 13 (2.00%) Postfix
14 12 (1.85%) Corosync
14 12 (1.85%) Snort
15 9 (1.38%) VMware ESX
16 8 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 319 (49.08%) Puppet
2 188 (28.92%) Nagios
3 169 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
4 149 (22.92%) Ansible
5 45 (6.92%) ZABBIX
6 43 (6.62%) HAProxy
7 26 (4.00%) Salt
8 21 (3.23%) Cacti
9 20 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
10 19 (2.92%) CFEngine
11 14 (2.15%) yum
12 12 (1.85%) logstash
12 12 (1.85%) SELinux
12 12 (1.85%) WSUS
13 11 (1.69%) Cobbler
13 11 (1.69%) NetBackup
14 10 (1.54%) Graphite
14 10 (1.54%) Icinga
14 10 (1.54%) Nmap
15 9 (1.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 272 (41.85%) Red Hat
2 234 (36.00%) VMware
3 76 (11.69%) Oracle
4 57 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 54 (8.31%) Cisco
6 38 (5.85%) EMC
7 29 (4.46%) Rackspace
8 26 (4.00%) New Relic
8 26 (4.00%) Splunk
9 24 (3.69%) NetApp
10 19 (2.92%) Veritas
11 18 (2.77%) HP
12 16 (2.46%) Atlassian
13 12 (1.85%) Juniper
14 10 (1.54%) Dell
14 10 (1.54%) IBM
15 9 (1.38%) Citrix
15 9 (1.38%) Novell
15 9 (1.38%) SAP
16 8 (1.23%) Patsystems
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + health & life insurance, bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Stake Holder Pension, Dental Scheme
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago