The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
England / London
Rank 443 384 333
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 148 277 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.68% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.71% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 116 261 331
Median salary £50,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.84%

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
32377 39014 40066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27430 33625 33882
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the London region.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in London

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 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 +11 12 £53,750 -2.27% 4
Croydon +9 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 362 (100.00%) Linux
2 184 (50.83%) Puppet
3 173 (47.79%) Bash Shell
4 131 (36.19%) Amazon AWS
5 129 (35.64%) Red Hat
6 117 (32.32%) Perl
7 114 (31.49%) Python
8 113 (31.22%) VMware
9 110 (30.39%) CentOS
10 105 (29.01%) MySQL
11 103 (28.45%) Apache
12 98 (27.07%) DevOps
13 90 (24.86%) Jenkins
14 89 (24.59%) Opscode Chef
15 84 (23.20%) Unix
16 80 (22.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 79 (21.82%) Windows
18 78 (21.55%) Ubuntu
19 72 (19.89%) Ansible
20 71 (19.61%) Nagios
21 70 (19.34%) LAMP
21 70 (19.34%) Docker
22 64 (17.68%) Configuration Management
23 63 (17.40%) Ruby
24 59 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
24 59 (16.30%) PHP
25 57 (15.75%) Finance
26 54 (14.92%) DNS
27 51 (14.09%) SQL
27 51 (14.09%) Java

Linux Systems 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
1 103 (28.45%) Apache
2 48 (13.26%) Tomcat
3 35 (9.67%) nginx
4 21 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (4.14%) IIS
6 12 (3.31%) Hubot
7 8 (2.21%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.38%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.38%) JBoss
9 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.83%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.83%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.83%) CloudStack
10 3 (0.83%) Confluence
10 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.28%) CMS
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (1.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 131 (36.19%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (7.46%) SaaS
3 24 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (4.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 15 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (3.31%) Amazon S3
6 12 (3.31%) Slack
7 11 (3.04%) Office 365
8 6 (1.66%) GitHub
8 6 (1.66%) IaaS
9 5 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.38%) Route 53
10 4 (1.10%) PaaS
11 3 (0.83%) Datadog
12 2 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.55%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.55%) Heroku
13 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.28%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.92%) DNS
2 42 (11.60%) Firewall
3 29 (8.01%) VPN
4 22 (6.08%) LDAP
5 19 (5.25%) Asterisk PBX
5 19 (5.25%) Internet
5 19 (5.25%) LAN
5 19 (5.25%) SAN
5 19 (5.25%) TCP/IP
6 17 (4.70%) DHCP
6 17 (4.70%) WAN
7 16 (4.42%) VLAN
8 13 (3.59%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (2.76%) SNMP
10 9 (2.49%) BGP
11 8 (2.21%) Junos
11 8 (2.21%) NAS
11 8 (2.21%) SMTP
12 7 (1.93%) OSPF
12 7 (1.93%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (29.01%) MySQL
2 23 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 19 (5.25%) MongoDB
3 19 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.42%) SQL Server
5 12 (3.31%) Redis
6 11 (3.04%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.21%) Big Data
8 7 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.66%) CouchDB
10 5 (1.38%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.38%) OrientDB
11 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.83%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.28%) Informix
14 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 90 (24.86%) Jenkins
2 29 (8.01%) Git (software)
3 26 (7.18%) Subversion
4 25 (6.91%) JIRA
5 14 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (3.31%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.21%) Bundler
8 6 (1.66%) GitLab
8 6 (1.66%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.55%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.28%) Gradle
10 1 (0.28%) Hudson
10 1 (0.28%) Maven
10 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 57 (15.75%) Finance
2 49 (13.54%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.70%) Marketing
4 15 (4.14%) Banking
4 15 (4.14%) Publishing
5 14 (3.87%) Retail
6 11 (3.04%) Law
7 10 (2.76%) Games
8 4 (1.10%) Back Office
9 3 (0.83%) Advertising
9 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (19.34%) LAMP
2 43 (11.88%) Web Services
3 26 (7.18%) LEMP Stack
4 14 (3.87%) .NET
5 11 (3.04%) Memcached
6 10 (2.76%) Ajax
6 10 (2.76%) CSS
6 10 (2.76%) HTML
6 10 (2.76%) JSF
6 10 (2.76%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (2.76%) XHTML
7 8 (2.21%) Kafka
7 8 (2.21%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (1.38%) Middleware
9 4 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.83%) J2EE
10 3 (0.83%) Lucene
10 3 (0.83%) OpenJDK
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.33%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.59%) Fintech
3 12 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.04%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (1.66%) Online Gambling
6 3 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.83%) Eurex
7 2 (0.55%) Clustering
7 2 (0.55%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.55%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.55%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.28%) Online Games
8 1 (0.28%) Replication
8 1 (0.28%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 362 (100.00%) Linux
2 110 (30.39%) CentOS
3 84 (23.20%) Unix
4 80 (22.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 79 (21.82%) Windows
6 78 (21.55%) Ubuntu
7 42 (11.60%) Debian
8 39 (10.77%) Windows Server
9 24 (6.63%) SUSE
10 12 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (2.76%) Solaris
12 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (1.66%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.38%) AIX
15 4 (1.10%) CoreOS
15 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.28%) Fedora
16 1 (0.28%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (27.07%) DevOps
2 64 (17.68%) Configuration Management
3 41 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (10.22%) Load Balancing
5 32 (8.84%) Open Source
6 29 (8.01%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (8.01%) Project Management
7 26 (7.18%) E-Commerce
8 19 (5.25%) ITIL
9 18 (4.97%) High Availability
10 16 (4.42%) Problem Management
11 15 (4.14%) Analytics
12 14 (3.87%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (3.31%) ChatOps
14 12 (3.31%) Web Operations
15 11 (3.04%) Continuous Deployment
15 11 (3.04%) Data Analytics
15 11 (3.04%) Low Latency
15 11 (3.04%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (47.79%) Bash Shell
2 117 (32.32%) Perl
3 114 (31.49%) Python
4 63 (17.40%) Ruby
5 59 (16.30%) PHP
6 51 (14.09%) Java
6 51 (14.09%) SQL
7 26 (7.18%) JavaScript
8 25 (6.91%) PowerShell
9 17 (4.70%) Shell Script
10 12 (3.31%) C
10 12 (3.31%) C#
11 7 (1.93%) Go
12 6 (1.66%) C++
12 6 (1.66%) Korn
13 3 (0.83%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.83%) C-shell
13 3 (0.83%) R
14 2 (0.55%) AWK
14 2 (0.55%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (4.42%) Degree
2 13 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.93%) CCNA
3 7 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.66%) MCSA
4 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.83%) LPIC
7 2 (0.55%) RHCA
8 1 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.28%) RHCE
8 1 (0.28%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.38%) PCI DSS
1 5 (1.38%) SLA
2 3 (0.83%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) GCP
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (19.34%) Docker
2 59 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.73%) Active Directory
3 28 (7.73%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (5.80%) NFS
5 19 (5.25%) Varnish
6 17 (4.70%) Xen
7 13 (3.59%) KVM
8 12 (3.31%) XenServer
9 9 (2.49%) iptables
10 8 (2.21%) Hyper-V
10 8 (2.21%) VMware Server
11 6 (1.66%) LXC
11 6 (1.66%) RHEV
11 6 (1.66%) vSphere
12 4 (1.10%) etcd
13 3 (0.83%) Corosync
13 3 (0.83%) Samba
13 3 (0.83%) Squid
14 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 184 (50.83%) Puppet
2 89 (24.59%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (19.89%) Ansible
4 71 (19.61%) Nagios
5 18 (4.97%) Control-M
5 18 (4.97%) OpenView
6 14 (3.87%) ZABBIX
7 13 (3.59%) Cobbler
7 13 (3.59%) Kubernetes
8 12 (3.31%) Cacti
9 11 (3.04%) Terraform
10 10 (2.76%) Icinga
11 9 (2.49%) CFEngine
11 9 (2.49%) logstash
12 7 (1.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 6 (1.66%) HAProxy
13 6 (1.66%) NetBackup
13 6 (1.66%) Salt
13 6 (1.66%) SELinux
13 6 (1.66%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 129 (35.64%) Red Hat
2 113 (31.22%) VMware
3 47 (12.98%) Oracle
4 27 (7.46%) HP
5 25 (6.91%) Microsoft
6 20 (5.52%) Cisco
7 16 (4.42%) Splunk
8 12 (3.31%) EMC
9 9 (2.49%) Citrix
9 9 (2.49%) IBM
9 9 (2.49%) SaltStack
10 8 (2.21%) Atlassian
10 8 (2.21%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.93%) Juniper
12 6 (1.66%) 3PAR
12 6 (1.66%) NetApp
13 4 (1.10%) F5
13 4 (1.10%) New Relic
14 3 (0.83%) EnterpriseDB
14 3 (0.83%) Palo Alto
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Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Inspire People
Salary: Co Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £55,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
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