The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 365 366 309
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 321 275 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.66% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 301 248 369
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44849 41381 48880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.46% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37712 34656 42600
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +23 69 £45,000 -5.26% 15
Wembley - 3 £42,000 -
Surbiton -6 2 £40,000 -30.43%
Isleworth - 2 - - 1
Hammersmith -5 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Harrow -12 1 - - 2
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 667 (100.00%) Linux
2 390 (58.47%) Puppet
3 313 (46.93%) Red Hat
4 305 (45.73%) Python
5 282 (42.28%) Ubuntu
6 266 (39.88%) Perl
7 257 (38.53%) MySQL
8 238 (35.68%) Apache
9 234 (35.08%) Opscode Chef
10 233 (34.93%) Bash Shell
11 229 (34.33%) CentOS
12 226 (33.88%) DevOps
13 205 (30.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 201 (30.13%) VMware
15 191 (28.64%) Nagios
16 188 (28.19%) Ruby
17 175 (26.24%) Java
18 172 (25.79%) PHP
19 159 (23.84%) Tomcat
20 156 (23.39%) Debian
21 135 (20.24%) Amazon AWS
22 127 (19.04%) VMware Infrastructure
23 115 (17.24%) nginx
24 114 (17.09%) DNS
25 108 (16.19%) Windows
26 106 (15.89%) UNIX
26 106 (15.89%) Git (software)
26 106 (15.89%) Load Balancing
27 105 (15.74%) KVM
28 104 (15.59%) Redis

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 238 (35.68%) Apache
2 159 (23.84%) Tomcat
3 115 (17.24%) nginx
4 47 (7.05%) Elasticsearch
5 35 (5.25%) WebLogic
6 27 (4.05%) WebSphere
6 27 (4.05%) Node.js
7 25 (3.75%) OpenStack
8 22 (3.30%) CMS
9 20 (3.00%) IIS
10 19 (2.85%) Drupal
11 16 (2.40%) Jetty
12 13 (1.95%) Apache Solr
13 12 (1.80%) CloudStack
14 10 (1.50%) Escenic
15 9 (1.35%) Confluence
16 7 (1.05%) Alfresco
16 7 (1.05%) WordPress
16 7 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
17 3 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Summit
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) RMDS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 135 (20.24%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (4.95%) SaaS
4 29 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 21 (3.15%) Joyent
6 13 (1.95%) GitHub
6 13 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.20%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.45%) Route 53
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.30%) IaaS
10 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (17.09%) DNS
2 103 (15.44%) TCP/IP
3 102 (15.29%) Firewall
4 80 (11.99%) SAN
5 63 (9.45%) LDAP
6 56 (8.40%) VPN
7 54 (8.10%) HTTP
8 43 (6.45%) NAS
9 40 (6.00%) SMTP
10 29 (4.35%) SSL
11 28 (4.20%) SSH
12 26 (3.90%) BIG-IP
13 24 (3.60%) Internet
13 24 (3.60%) NetScaler
14 21 (3.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 19 (2.85%) DHCP
16 18 (2.70%) Kerberos
17 17 (2.55%) tcpdump
18 16 (2.40%) iSCSI
18 16 (2.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (38.53%) MySQL
2 104 (15.59%) Redis
3 91 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
4 72 (10.79%) NoSQL
5 69 (10.34%) MongoDB
6 39 (5.85%) Big Data
7 31 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 31 (4.65%) Hadoop
8 29 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 24 (3.60%) DB2
10 19 (2.85%) SQL Server
11 18 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 15 (2.25%) Couchbase
12 15 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.95%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.05%) RavenDB
15 5 (0.75%) MariaDB
16 4 (0.60%) Pentaho
16 4 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
17 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 106 (15.89%) Git (software)
2 89 (13.34%) Jenkins
3 67 (10.04%) Subversion
4 28 (4.20%) JIRA
5 18 (2.70%) Maven
6 14 (2.10%) Mercurial
7 9 (1.35%) Ant
8 8 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.05%) FishEye
9 7 (1.05%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.75%) Artifactory
10 5 (0.75%) Juju
11 2 (0.30%) Expression Web
11 2 (0.30%) Hudson
11 2 (0.30%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.30%) Selenium
11 2 (0.30%) Firebug
12 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.15%) JUnit
12 1 (0.15%) Redmine
General
1 84 (12.59%) Finance
2 52 (7.80%) Games
3 25 (3.75%) Banking
4 20 (3.00%) Publishing
5 16 (2.40%) Law
5 16 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.25%) Advertising
7 14 (2.10%) Retail
8 11 (1.65%) Marketing
9 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.45%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.45%) Front Office
11 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (13.49%) LAMP
2 77 (11.54%) Web Services
3 35 (5.25%) XML
4 25 (3.75%) Django
5 22 (3.30%) JSON
6 20 (3.00%) CSS
6 20 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (2.70%) .NET
8 13 (1.95%) Sphinx
9 10 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (1.50%) Ajax
10 9 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (1.35%) HTML
11 8 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (1.05%) CGI
13 6 (0.90%) RESTful
14 5 (0.75%) Memcached
15 4 (0.60%) FreeSWITCH
15 4 (0.60%) .NET Framework
15 4 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 98 (14.69%) Open Source
2 74 (11.09%) Clustering
3 41 (6.15%) Replication
4 34 (5.10%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.80%) Social Media
6 30 (4.50%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.55%) Digital Media
8 15 (2.25%) Derivative
9 13 (1.95%) Spread Betting
10 11 (1.65%) Online Games
11 10 (1.50%) Streaming Video
12 9 (1.35%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (1.05%) iPad
14 6 (0.90%) Mobile Games
15 5 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (0.75%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.75%) IPTV
15 5 (0.75%) Blog
16 4 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 667 (100.00%) Linux
2 282 (42.28%) Ubuntu
3 229 (34.33%) CentOS
4 205 (30.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 156 (23.39%) Debian
6 108 (16.19%) Windows
7 106 (15.89%) UNIX
8 95 (14.24%) Solaris
9 30 (4.50%) SUSE
10 28 (4.20%) Android
10 28 (4.20%) Apple iOS
11 19 (2.85%) OpenBSD
11 19 (2.85%) Mac OS X
12 18 (2.70%) AIX
13 17 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (2.40%) FreeBSD
15 12 (1.80%) Fedora
16 10 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (1.35%) Windows 7
18 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (33.88%) DevOps
2 106 (15.89%) Load Balancing
3 101 (15.14%) Configuration Management
4 91 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 68 (10.19%) ITIL
6 57 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
9 24 (3.60%) Build Automation
10 22 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (3.15%) Statistical Analysis
11 21 (3.15%) Problem Management
12 20 (3.00%) High Availability
13 15 (2.25%) Low Latency
13 15 (2.25%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (1.95%) Migration
15 12 (1.80%) Content Management
15 12 (1.80%) Change Management
15 12 (1.80%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 305 (45.73%) Python
2 266 (39.88%) Perl
3 233 (34.93%) Bash Shell
4 188 (28.19%) Ruby
5 175 (26.24%) Java
6 172 (25.79%) PHP
7 90 (13.49%) SQL
8 76 (11.39%) Shell Script
9 29 (4.35%) AWK
10 24 (3.60%) Scala
11 23 (3.45%) JavaScript
11 23 (3.45%) C
12 14 (2.10%) sed
13 8 (1.20%) Clojure
14 4 (0.60%) Jython
14 4 (0.60%) Korn
15 3 (0.45%) Lua
16 2 (0.30%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.30%) C#
16 2 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 60 (9.00%) Degree
2 26 (3.90%) RHCE
3 18 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.70%) MCSE
4 12 (1.80%) Linux+ Certification
4 12 (1.80%) LPIC
5 8 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.60%) RHCT
6 4 (0.60%) PhD
6 4 (0.60%) CCNA
6 4 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.45%) RHCA
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.10%) QA
2 21 (3.15%) SLA
3 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 127 (19.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (15.74%) KVM
3 70 (10.49%) Xen
4 52 (7.80%) NFS
5 43 (6.45%) Active Directory
6 32 (4.80%) Postfix
7 29 (4.35%) vSphere
8 21 (3.15%) Varnish
9 20 (3.00%) Sendmail
10 14 (2.10%) Samba
11 6 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.90%) Docker
12 5 (0.75%) RHEV
12 5 (0.75%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.60%) XenServer
13 4 (0.60%) OpenSSH
14 3 (0.45%) Snort
15 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.30%) Gluster
16 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 390 (58.47%) Puppet
2 234 (35.08%) Opscode Chef
3 191 (28.64%) Nagios
4 61 (9.15%) Cacti
5 57 (8.55%) Salt
6 50 (7.50%) CFEngine
7 49 (7.35%) ZABBIX
8 47 (7.05%) Ansible
9 33 (4.95%) logstash
10 32 (4.80%) Ganglia
11 24 (3.60%) Vagrant
12 22 (3.30%) Tivoli
13 21 (3.15%) SCOM
14 18 (2.70%) HAProxy
15 16 (2.40%) Zenoss
16 8 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 8 (1.20%) OpenView
16 8 (1.20%) StatsD
17 7 (1.05%) SCCM
17 7 (1.05%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 313 (46.93%) Red Hat
2 201 (30.13%) VMware
3 76 (11.39%) Oracle
4 74 (11.09%) JBoss
5 47 (7.05%) Rackspace
6 45 (6.75%) Cisco
7 37 (5.55%) Microsoft
7 37 (5.55%) HP
8 29 (4.35%) Citrix
9 21 (3.15%) SaltStack
9 21 (3.15%) F5
10 18 (2.70%) Google
11 17 (2.55%) Percona
12 12 (1.80%) Juniper
12 12 (1.80%) IBM
13 10 (1.50%) Facebook
14 9 (1.35%) Splunk
15 8 (1.20%) Sun
15 8 (1.20%) Atlassian
16 7 (1.05%) Sitecore
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago