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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
England / London
Rank 325 334 268
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 282 363 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.89% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.93% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 235 329 405
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
31979 39106 38954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27127 33602 33122
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 £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -4 23 £65,000 +30.00% 6
Croydon +27 15 £47,500 +5.55%
Canary Wharf - 3 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 536 (100.00%) Linux
2 253 (47.20%) Puppet
3 235 (43.84%) Bash Shell
4 217 (40.49%) Red Hat
5 184 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
6 175 (32.65%) Python
7 167 (31.16%) Perl
8 161 (30.04%) DevOps
9 155 (28.92%) VMware
10 141 (26.31%) Apache
11 138 (25.75%) MySQL
11 138 (25.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 134 (25.00%) Unix
13 127 (23.69%) Windows
13 127 (23.69%) CentOS
14 114 (21.27%) Opscode Chef
15 108 (20.15%) Ansible
16 105 (19.59%) Jenkins
16 105 (19.59%) Finance
17 103 (19.22%) LAMP
18 99 (18.47%) Configuration Management
19 98 (18.28%) Ubuntu
20 94 (17.54%) Nagios
21 88 (16.42%) SQL
22 84 (15.67%) Docker
23 78 (14.55%) DNS
24 75 (13.99%) Java
25 73 (13.62%) Oracle
26 72 (13.43%) Ruby
27 71 (13.25%) PHP

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
1 141 (26.31%) Apache
2 67 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 39 (7.28%) nginx
4 32 (5.97%) IIS
5 23 (4.29%) WebSphere
6 17 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (3.17%) Hubot
7 12 (2.24%) JBoss
8 10 (1.87%) Confluence
8 10 (1.87%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.56%) CloudStack
11 3 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.37%) CMS
12 2 (0.37%) Drupal
13 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 184 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (8.77%) SaaS
3 29 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (3.36%) Slack
4 18 (3.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 17 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (2.99%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.87%) Office 365
8 6 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.12%) GitHub
8 6 (1.12%) IaaS
8 6 (1.12%) Route 53
9 4 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.56%) Datadog
10 3 (0.56%) Heroku
10 3 (0.56%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.37%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 78 (14.55%) DNS
2 63 (11.75%) Firewall
3 47 (8.77%) LAN
4 43 (8.02%) VPN
5 42 (7.84%) TCP/IP
6 37 (6.90%) SAN
7 31 (5.78%) DHCP
7 31 (5.78%) WAN
8 29 (5.41%) LDAP
9 25 (4.66%) Internet
10 24 (4.48%) VLAN
11 22 (4.10%) SMTP
12 20 (3.73%) Asterisk PBX
13 18 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (3.17%) SSH
14 17 (3.17%) VoIP
15 15 (2.80%) NAS
16 11 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (1.87%) BGP
17 10 (1.87%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (25.75%) MySQL
2 24 (4.48%) MongoDB
3 23 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 20 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.61%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.43%) Redis
8 12 (2.24%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.12%) Big Data
10 6 (1.12%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.75%) OrientDB
12 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.37%) DB2
13 2 (0.37%) HBase
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 105 (19.59%) Jenkins
2 37 (6.90%) JIRA
3 32 (5.97%) Subversion
4 31 (5.78%) Git (software)
5 19 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.49%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.31%) GitLab
8 6 (1.12%) Bundler
9 5 (0.93%) Travis CI
10 3 (0.56%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.37%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.19%) Gradle
12 1 (0.19%) Grunt
12 1 (0.19%) Maven
12 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.19%) Selenium
12 1 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 105 (19.59%) Finance
2 50 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 40 (7.46%) Banking
4 22 (4.10%) Law
4 22 (4.10%) Retail
5 21 (3.92%) Marketing
5 21 (3.92%) Publishing
6 18 (3.36%) Games
7 13 (2.43%) Legal
8 7 (1.31%) Advertising
9 6 (1.12%) Back Office
9 6 (1.12%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.56%) Front Office
10 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (19.22%) LAMP
2 62 (11.57%) Web Services
3 29 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
4 23 (4.29%) XML
5 14 (2.61%) .NET
6 12 (2.24%) Memcached
7 11 (2.05%) CSS
7 11 (2.05%) HTML
8 10 (1.87%) Ajax
8 10 (1.87%) JSF
8 10 (1.87%) XHTML
9 6 (1.12%) Kafka
9 6 (1.12%) Middleware
9 6 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.56%) Apache Flex
11 3 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
11 3 (0.56%) Lucene
12 2 (0.37%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.22%) Public Cloud
3 20 (3.73%) Fintech
4 15 (2.80%) iSeries
5 13 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.24%) Replication
7 10 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.49%) User Experience
9 6 (1.12%) Clustering
9 6 (1.12%) iPad
9 6 (1.12%) Online Gambling
10 5 (0.93%) EMC VNX
10 5 (0.93%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.56%) Derivative
12 3 (0.56%) Equities
13 2 (0.37%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 536 (100.00%) Linux
2 138 (25.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 134 (25.00%) Unix
4 127 (23.69%) CentOS
4 127 (23.69%) Windows
5 98 (18.28%) Ubuntu
6 54 (10.07%) Windows Server
7 38 (7.09%) Debian
8 32 (5.97%) SUSE
9 19 (3.54%) Solaris
10 15 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.68%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.12%) AIX
13 6 (1.12%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.19%) Fedora
16 1 (0.19%) Gentoo
16 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (30.04%) DevOps
2 99 (18.47%) Configuration Management
3 68 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (12.13%) E-Commerce
5 41 (7.65%) Open Source
6 40 (7.46%) Project Management
7 38 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (6.34%) Load Balancing
9 26 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (4.85%) ITIL
10 25 (4.66%) High Availability
11 24 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (3.92%) E-business
13 19 (3.54%) Analytics
13 19 (3.54%) Problem Management
14 18 (3.36%) Web Operations
15 17 (3.17%) ChatOps
16 16 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (2.99%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (2.99%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 235 (43.84%) Bash Shell
2 175 (32.65%) Python
3 167 (31.16%) Perl
4 88 (16.42%) SQL
5 75 (13.99%) Java
6 72 (13.43%) Ruby
7 71 (13.25%) PHP
8 45 (8.40%) Shell Script
9 36 (6.72%) PowerShell
10 22 (4.10%) JavaScript
11 20 (3.73%) C
12 12 (2.24%) C#
13 6 (1.12%) Korn
14 5 (0.93%) C++
15 3 (0.56%) Go
16 2 (0.37%) AWK
16 2 (0.37%) Jython
16 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.37%) sed
16 2 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (3.92%) Degree
2 14 (2.61%) MCSA
2 14 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.87%) CCNA
4 10 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.31%) LPIC
6 5 (0.93%) MCITP
6 5 (0.93%) MCSE
7 4 (0.75%) RHCE
7 4 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.19%) RHCA
9 1 (0.19%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.10%) QA
2 10 (1.87%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (15.67%) Docker
2 71 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.58%) Active Directory
4 39 (7.28%) NFS
5 31 (5.78%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (4.10%) vSphere
7 20 (3.73%) Xen
8 19 (3.54%) Varnish
9 15 (2.80%) iptables
10 14 (2.61%) VMware ESX
11 13 (2.43%) KVM
12 12 (2.24%) Hyper-V
12 12 (2.24%) XenServer
13 7 (1.31%) RHEV
13 7 (1.31%) vCloud
13 7 (1.31%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.12%) Corosync
14 6 (1.12%) LXC
14 6 (1.12%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 253 (47.20%) Puppet
2 114 (21.27%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (20.15%) Ansible
4 94 (17.54%) Nagios
5 24 (4.48%) Control-M
6 23 (4.29%) OpenView
7 18 (3.36%) Cacti
8 17 (3.17%) Salt
9 11 (2.05%) Cobbler
10 10 (1.87%) Terraform
11 9 (1.68%) HAProxy
11 9 (1.68%) logstash
11 9 (1.68%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 7 (1.31%) Icinga
13 7 (1.31%) Kubernetes
13 7 (1.31%) NetBackup
13 7 (1.31%) Zenoss
14 6 (1.12%) BMC Marimba
14 6 (1.12%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 217 (40.49%) Red Hat
2 155 (28.92%) VMware
3 73 (13.62%) Oracle
4 47 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 39 (7.28%) Cisco
6 37 (6.90%) HP
7 19 (3.54%) Sun
8 18 (3.36%) Rackspace
9 16 (2.99%) EMC
10 14 (2.61%) SaltStack
10 14 (2.61%) Splunk
11 12 (2.24%) Veritas
12 10 (1.87%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.87%) Citrix
12 10 (1.87%) Dell
12 10 (1.87%) IBM
13 9 (1.68%) Qualys
14 7 (1.31%) 3PAR
14 7 (1.31%) NetApp
15 6 (1.12%) Veeam
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago