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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 400 376 318
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 230 313 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.72% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.75% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 198 279 395
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Linux Systems 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
36538 41790 43339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.78% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35574 36041
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 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 27 September 2016.

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 27 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
Croydon +11 12 £42,500 +6.25%
City of London -19 10 £50,000 - 4
Uxbridge - 9 £65,000 -
Hayes - 4 £57,500 -
Harrow - 2 - -
West Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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.

1 451 (100.00%) Linux
2 270 (59.87%) Puppet
3 206 (45.68%) DevOps
4 203 (45.01%) Python
5 196 (43.46%) Bash Shell
6 177 (39.25%) VMware
7 171 (37.92%) Amazon AWS
8 168 (37.25%) Apache
8 168 (37.25%) Red Hat
9 166 (36.81%) Perl
10 162 (35.92%) LAMP
11 159 (35.25%) MySQL
12 158 (35.03%) Opscode Chef
13 152 (33.70%) Jenkins
14 146 (32.37%) Ansible
15 137 (30.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 137 (30.38%) Nagios
16 134 (29.71%) CentOS
17 132 (29.27%) Configuration Management
18 120 (26.61%) PHP
19 100 (22.17%) Unix
20 90 (19.96%) DNS
21 89 (19.73%) VMware Infrastructure
21 89 (19.73%) Docker
22 88 (19.51%) Finance
22 88 (19.51%) Ruby
23 76 (16.85%) Ubuntu
23 76 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
24 74 (16.41%) Windows
25 73 (16.19%) Tomcat

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
1 168 (37.25%) Apache
2 73 (16.19%) Tomcat
3 50 (11.09%) nginx
4 34 (7.54%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (6.21%) OpenStack
6 23 (5.10%) JBoss
7 18 (3.99%) Confluence
8 16 (3.55%) Hubot
9 9 (2.00%) Jetty
10 6 (1.33%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.33%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.11%) Drupal
11 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.11%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.89%) IIS
12 4 (0.89%) Resin
13 3 (0.67%) WildFly
14 2 (0.44%) CloudStack
14 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Magento
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 171 (37.92%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.99%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (3.55%) Slack
4 11 (2.44%) AWS OpsWorks
4 11 (2.44%) SaaS
5 10 (2.22%) Amazon S3
5 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (2.00%) IaaS
7 7 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.33%) PaaS
9 5 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (1.11%) SoftLayer
10 4 (0.89%) GitHub
11 3 (0.67%) Datadog
12 2 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.44%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 90 (19.96%) DNS
2 52 (11.53%) Firewall
3 39 (8.65%) TCP/IP
4 37 (8.20%) LDAP
5 30 (6.65%) SAN
6 26 (5.76%) VPN
7 22 (4.88%) DHCP
7 22 (4.88%) Kerberos
7 22 (4.88%) SMTP
8 19 (4.21%) NAS
9 16 (3.55%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (3.33%) Asterisk PBX
10 15 (3.33%) iSCSI
11 14 (3.10%) LAN
12 13 (2.88%) Internet
13 10 (2.22%) SNMP
14 9 (2.00%) BGP
15 8 (1.77%) OSPF
15 8 (1.77%) VoIP
16 7 (1.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (35.25%) MySQL
2 31 (6.87%) MongoDB
3 29 (6.43%) NoSQL
4 24 (5.32%) Hadoop
4 24 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (4.43%) Redis
5 20 (4.43%) SQL Server
6 16 (3.55%) Couchbase
7 13 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (1.77%) CouchDB
9 7 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.89%) MariaDB
10 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.67%) Big Data
11 3 (0.67%) DB2
11 3 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 152 (33.70%) Jenkins
2 42 (9.31%) Git (software)
3 29 (6.43%) JIRA
4 23 (5.10%) Subversion
5 14 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.22%) GitLab
7 9 (2.00%) Selenium
7 9 (2.00%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.77%) Maven
8 8 (1.77%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.11%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.89%) Gerrit
10 4 (0.89%) Gradle
10 4 (0.89%) Hudson
10 4 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.89%) Travis CI
11 3 (0.67%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.67%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.44%) PHPUnit
General
1 88 (19.51%) Finance
2 56 (12.42%) Law
3 25 (5.54%) Marketing
4 21 (4.66%) Retail
5 19 (4.21%) Banking
6 17 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.55%) Advertising
8 12 (2.66%) Games
9 10 (2.22%) Publishing
10 8 (1.77%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.33%) Online Betting
12 5 (1.11%) Back Office
13 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (35.92%) LAMP
2 52 (11.53%) Web Services
3 42 (9.31%) LEMP Stack
4 19 (4.21%) ELK Stack
5 14 (3.10%) Memcached
6 13 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (2.44%) .NET
8 10 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (2.00%) JMX
10 8 (1.77%) Java EE
11 7 (1.55%) boto
11 7 (1.55%) J2EE
11 7 (1.55%) Lucene
12 5 (1.11%) Dropwizard
12 5 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (1.11%) Swagger
13 4 (0.89%) Akka
13 4 (0.89%) HornetQ
13 4 (0.89%) Node.js
13 4 (0.89%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.98%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.88%) Clustering
3 20 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.43%) Fintech
4 10 (2.22%) Replication
5 8 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.55%) Hedge funds
6 7 (1.55%) User Experience
7 6 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.33%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.33%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.11%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.11%) Streaming Video
8 5 (1.11%) Video on Demand
9 4 (0.89%) e-Learning
9 4 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.89%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (0.67%) Derivative
10 3 (0.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 451 (100.00%) Linux
2 137 (30.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 134 (29.71%) CentOS
4 100 (22.17%) Unix
5 76 (16.85%) Ubuntu
6 74 (16.41%) Windows
7 33 (7.32%) Debian
8 25 (5.54%) Windows Server
9 23 (5.10%) SUSE
10 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.55%) Solaris
13 3 (0.67%) AIX
13 3 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.44%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.22%) Fedora
15 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (45.68%) DevOps
2 132 (29.27%) Configuration Management
3 76 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (12.42%) E-Commerce
6 33 (7.32%) Analytics
6 33 (7.32%) Load Balancing
7 31 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (6.87%) Web Operations
8 29 (6.43%) Open Source
9 26 (5.76%) Data Analytics
10 25 (5.54%) High Availability
11 21 (4.66%) Project Management
12 20 (4.43%) ITIL
13 17 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (3.55%) ChatOps
15 15 (3.33%) Scrum
16 14 (3.10%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (3.10%) Security Management
17 13 (2.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 203 (45.01%) Python
2 196 (43.46%) Bash Shell
3 166 (36.81%) Perl
4 120 (26.61%) PHP
5 88 (19.51%) Ruby
6 73 (16.19%) Java
7 36 (7.98%) SQL
8 34 (7.54%) Shell Script
9 14 (3.10%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.77%) C
10 8 (1.77%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.33%) C++
11 6 (1.33%) Korn
12 4 (0.89%) C#
13 3 (0.67%) Go
14 1 (0.22%) AWK
14 1 (0.22%) Scala
14 1 (0.22%) sed
14 1 (0.22%) VB
14 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (3.99%) Degree
2 9 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (2.00%) RHCE
3 5 (1.11%) CCNP
4 4 (0.89%) CCNA
4 4 (0.89%) LPIC
4 4 (0.89%) RHCT
5 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.44%) MCSA
7 1 (0.22%) MCITP
7 1 (0.22%) MCSE
7 1 (0.22%) RHCA
7 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.99%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.11%) QA
3 4 (0.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (19.73%) Docker
1 89 (19.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (10.42%) NFS
3 36 (7.98%) KVM
4 29 (6.43%) Active Directory
5 28 (6.21%) vSphere
6 23 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (3.77%) Corosync
7 17 (3.77%) Xen
8 12 (2.66%) VMware ESX
9 11 (2.44%) Varnish
10 10 (2.22%) iptables
11 9 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.55%) Postfix
12 7 (1.55%) RHEV
13 6 (1.33%) GlusterFS
13 6 (1.33%) Squid
14 5 (1.11%) Hyper-V
14 5 (1.11%) Snort
15 4 (0.89%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 270 (59.87%) Puppet
2 158 (35.03%) Opscode Chef
3 146 (32.37%) Ansible
4 137 (30.38%) Nagios
5 36 (7.98%) HAProxy
6 26 (5.76%) Cacti
6 26 (5.76%) Salt
7 17 (3.77%) logstash
8 13 (2.88%) CFEngine
8 13 (2.88%) Control-M
9 12 (2.66%) Pacemaker
9 12 (2.66%) Rsyslog
10 11 (2.44%) OpenView
11 10 (2.22%) ZABBIX
12 9 (2.00%) NetBackup
13 7 (1.55%) BMC Marimba
14 6 (1.33%) Terraform
14 6 (1.33%) yum
15 5 (1.11%) Bacula
15 5 (1.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 177 (39.25%) VMware
2 168 (37.25%) Red Hat
3 55 (12.20%) Cisco
4 52 (11.53%) Rackspace
5 41 (9.09%) Oracle
6 34 (7.54%) HP
7 23 (5.10%) Microsoft
8 13 (2.88%) Google
8 13 (2.88%) Splunk
9 12 (2.66%) EMC
9 12 (2.66%) IBM
9 12 (2.66%) Qualys
10 9 (2.00%) Dell
11 8 (1.77%) Citrix
11 8 (1.77%) NetApp
12 7 (1.55%) Dell Compellent
12 7 (1.55%) EqualLogic
12 7 (1.55%) Juniper
12 7 (1.55%) Veeam
13 6 (1.33%) New Relic
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £350000 - £420000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago