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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 361 333 278
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 268 382 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.87% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.91% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 232 338 461
Median salary £55,000 £49,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% +4.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -3 25 £60,000 +26.31% 7
Croydon +12 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Uxbridge +10 9 £65,000 -
Hayes - 4 £57,500 -
Chiswick - 3 £37,500 - 1
Harrow - 2 - -
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 -
West Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
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 30 September 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.

1 535 (100.00%) Linux
2 293 (54.77%) Puppet
3 227 (42.43%) Bash Shell
4 224 (41.87%) Python
5 218 (40.75%) DevOps
6 212 (39.63%) Red Hat
7 206 (38.50%) VMware
8 194 (36.26%) MySQL
9 191 (35.70%) Perl
10 184 (34.39%) Apache
11 176 (32.90%) Amazon AWS
12 175 (32.71%) LAMP
13 169 (31.59%) Ansible
14 161 (30.09%) Nagios
15 150 (28.04%) Jenkins
15 150 (28.04%) CentOS
15 150 (28.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 149 (27.85%) Opscode Chef
17 133 (24.86%) Unix
18 131 (24.49%) PHP
18 131 (24.49%) Configuration Management
19 108 (20.19%) Windows
20 105 (19.63%) Finance
21 104 (19.44%) Ubuntu
21 104 (19.44%) DNS
22 102 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
23 92 (17.20%) Ruby
24 87 (16.26%) Docker
25 86 (16.07%) Tomcat
26 76 (14.21%) Cisco

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
1 184 (34.39%) Apache
2 86 (16.07%) Tomcat
3 71 (13.27%) nginx
4 32 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (4.86%) JBoss
5 26 (4.86%) OpenStack
6 18 (3.36%) Confluence
7 16 (2.99%) Hubot
8 11 (2.06%) MS Exchange
9 9 (1.68%) Jetty
10 6 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.93%) Drupal
11 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.93%) IIS
12 4 (0.75%) Resin
13 3 (0.56%) CloudStack
13 3 (0.56%) WildFly
14 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Magento
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 176 (32.90%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (6.36%) SaaS
3 20 (3.74%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (2.99%) Slack
6 11 (2.06%) AWS OpsWorks
7 10 (1.87%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.87%) IaaS
8 9 (1.68%) OpenShift
9 8 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.31%) GitHub
11 6 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (0.93%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.56%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.56%) Datadog
14 2 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (0.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 104 (19.44%) DNS
2 60 (11.21%) Firewall
3 48 (8.97%) LDAP
4 43 (8.04%) TCP/IP
5 40 (7.48%) SAN
6 31 (5.79%) Kerberos
6 31 (5.79%) VPN
7 29 (5.42%) DHCP
8 28 (5.23%) SMTP
9 27 (5.05%) Internet
9 27 (5.05%) LAN
10 24 (4.49%) Asterisk PBX
11 21 (3.93%) NAS
12 18 (3.36%) iSCSI
13 16 (2.99%) WAN
13 16 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (2.80%) VoIP
15 11 (2.06%) BGP
15 11 (2.06%) SNMP
16 10 (1.87%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (36.26%) MySQL
2 41 (7.66%) MongoDB
3 29 (5.42%) Redis
4 25 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.30%) Hadoop
6 22 (4.11%) NoSQL
7 21 (3.93%) SQL Server
8 13 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.87%) Couchbase
10 9 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.50%) CouchDB
12 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.75%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.56%) DB2
15 2 (0.37%) Big Data
15 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
16 1 (0.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 150 (28.04%) Jenkins
2 36 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.61%) JIRA
4 24 (4.49%) Subversion
5 17 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (2.24%) GitLab
7 9 (1.68%) Selenium
8 8 (1.50%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.50%) Vagrant
9 7 (1.31%) Maven
10 5 (0.93%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.93%) Hudson
11 4 (0.75%) Gerrit
11 4 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.75%) Travis CI
12 3 (0.56%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.56%) CircleCI
12 3 (0.56%) Gradle
13 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 105 (19.63%) Finance
2 58 (10.84%) Law
3 29 (5.42%) Marketing
4 28 (5.23%) Banking
5 25 (4.67%) Retail
6 17 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.99%) Advertising
8 14 (2.62%) Games
9 10 (1.87%) Publishing
10 7 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.12%) Back Office
11 6 (1.12%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.75%) Legal
13 3 (0.56%) International Banking
13 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.19%) French Language
15 1 (0.19%) German Language
15 1 (0.19%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (32.71%) LAMP
2 56 (10.47%) Web Services
3 51 (9.53%) LEMP Stack
4 23 (4.30%) Memcached
5 19 (3.55%) ELK Stack
6 11 (2.06%) .NET
6 11 (2.06%) LAPP Stack
7 9 (1.68%) JMX
8 8 (1.50%) Java EE
9 7 (1.31%) boto
9 7 (1.31%) Lucene
10 6 (1.12%) J2EE
10 6 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (0.93%) Dropwizard
11 5 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (0.93%) Swagger
12 4 (0.75%) Akka
12 4 (0.75%) HornetQ
12 4 (0.75%) Node.js
12 4 (0.75%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.04%) Data Centre
2 27 (5.05%) User Experience
3 22 (4.11%) Clustering
4 21 (3.93%) Fintech
5 19 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.24%) Replication
7 10 (1.87%) EMC VNX
8 8 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.50%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.50%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.93%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.93%) Streaming Video
10 5 (0.93%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.75%) VCE vBlock
12 3 (0.56%) Derivative
12 3 (0.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 535 (100.00%) Linux
2 150 (28.04%) CentOS
2 150 (28.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 133 (24.86%) Unix
4 108 (20.19%) Windows
5 104 (19.44%) Ubuntu
6 42 (7.85%) Debian
7 37 (6.92%) SUSE
8 33 (6.17%) Windows Server
9 13 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.68%) Solaris
12 8 (1.50%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.12%) AIX
13 6 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.56%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.37%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (40.75%) DevOps
2 131 (24.49%) Configuration Management
3 71 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (10.47%) E-Commerce
6 36 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 34 (6.36%) ITIL
8 32 (5.98%) Analytics
9 31 (5.79%) Open Source
10 30 (5.61%) Web Operations
11 27 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
12 25 (4.67%) Data Analytics
13 24 (4.49%) Load Balancing
14 23 (4.30%) Project Management
15 22 (4.11%) High Availability
16 19 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (3.36%) SIEM
18 16 (2.99%) ChatOps
19 15 (2.80%) Mentoring
19 15 (2.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 227 (42.43%) Bash Shell
2 224 (41.87%) Python
3 191 (35.70%) Perl
4 131 (24.49%) PHP
5 92 (17.20%) Ruby
6 72 (13.46%) Java
7 42 (7.85%) Shell Script
7 42 (7.85%) SQL
8 24 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.68%) Korn
10 8 (1.50%) C
10 8 (1.50%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.12%) C++
12 4 (0.75%) C#
13 3 (0.56%) Go
14 2 (0.37%) AWK
14 2 (0.37%) sed
15 1 (0.19%) Scala
15 1 (0.19%) VB
15 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (4.30%) Degree
2 10 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (1.87%) RHCE
3 9 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.31%) LPIC
4 7 (1.31%) MCSA
4 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.93%) CCNA
5 5 (0.93%) CCNP
6 4 (0.75%) MCITP
6 4 (0.75%) MCSE
7 3 (0.56%) RHCT
8 1 (0.19%) RHCA
8 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.36%) PCI DSS
2 13 (2.43%) QA
3 5 (0.93%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 102 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (16.26%) Docker
3 66 (12.34%) NFS
4 44 (8.22%) vSphere
5 40 (7.48%) KVM
6 36 (6.73%) Active Directory
7 27 (5.05%) Corosync
8 24 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (3.36%) Xen
10 17 (3.18%) Squid
11 16 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (2.80%) GlusterFS
12 15 (2.80%) iptables
12 15 (2.80%) VMware ESX
13 14 (2.62%) Hyper-V
14 12 (2.24%) vCloud
15 11 (2.06%) Varnish
16 8 (1.50%) Postfix
17 7 (1.31%) RHEV
17 7 (1.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 293 (54.77%) Puppet
2 169 (31.59%) Ansible
3 161 (30.09%) Nagios
4 149 (27.85%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (8.79%) HAProxy
6 36 (6.73%) Salt
7 30 (5.61%) logstash
8 26 (4.86%) Cacti
9 22 (4.11%) Pacemaker
10 15 (2.80%) Control-M
11 14 (2.62%) WSUS
12 12 (2.24%) OpenView
12 12 (2.24%) Rsyslog
13 10 (1.87%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 10 (1.87%) ZABBIX
14 9 (1.68%) NetBackup
14 9 (1.68%) SCCM
15 7 (1.31%) BMC Marimba
16 6 (1.12%) CFEngine
16 6 (1.12%) yum
Vendors
1 212 (39.63%) Red Hat
2 206 (38.50%) VMware
3 76 (14.21%) Cisco
4 49 (9.16%) Rackspace
5 48 (8.97%) Oracle
6 35 (6.54%) HP
7 33 (6.17%) EMC
8 30 (5.61%) Microsoft
9 21 (3.93%) Qualys
10 13 (2.43%) Splunk
11 11 (2.06%) IBM
12 10 (1.87%) Dell
13 9 (1.68%) Citrix
13 9 (1.68%) Google
13 9 (1.68%) NetApp
14 8 (1.50%) New Relic
15 7 (1.31%) Atlassian
15 7 (1.31%) EqualLogic
15 7 (1.31%) Juniper
15 7 (1.31%) Veeam
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £40K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + 30 days hol + more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago