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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 400 341 300
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 218 359 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.83% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.86% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 168 318 403
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
33757 41577 43198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28732 35404 36678
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +27 16 £46,250 +2.77%
City of London -32 9 £53,750 +7.50% 5
Canary Wharf - 3 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
West Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 449 (100.00%) Linux
2 254 (56.57%) Puppet
3 212 (47.22%) Bash Shell
4 173 (38.53%) Python
5 168 (37.42%) Red Hat
5 168 (37.42%) Amazon AWS
6 160 (35.63%) Perl
7 153 (34.08%) DevOps
8 146 (32.52%) VMware
9 144 (32.07%) Apache
10 130 (28.95%) MySQL
11 129 (28.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 126 (28.06%) CentOS
13 122 (27.17%) Jenkins
13 122 (27.17%) Opscode Chef
14 118 (26.28%) LAMP
15 107 (23.83%) Ansible
16 100 (22.27%) Configuration Management
17 97 (21.60%) Windows
18 96 (21.38%) Finance
19 94 (20.94%) Unix
20 92 (20.49%) Nagios
20 92 (20.49%) Docker
21 86 (19.15%) PHP
22 85 (18.93%) Ruby
23 80 (17.82%) Ubuntu
24 68 (15.14%) Web Services
24 68 (15.14%) Tomcat
24 68 (15.14%) DNS
25 62 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 144 (32.07%) Apache
2 68 (15.14%) Tomcat
3 43 (9.58%) nginx
4 30 (6.68%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (4.90%) Hubot
6 14 (3.12%) IIS
6 14 (3.12%) JBoss
7 11 (2.45%) Confluence
8 9 (2.00%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.11%) Drupal
10 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.67%) CloudStack
11 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.22%) CMS
12 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (4.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Magento
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 168 (37.42%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.12%) SaaS
4 22 (4.90%) Slack
5 15 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (3.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 13 (2.90%) Amazon S3
8 10 (2.23%) IaaS
9 7 (1.56%) Office 365
10 6 (1.34%) PaaS
11 5 (1.11%) AWS OpsWorks
11 5 (1.11%) GitHub
11 5 (1.11%) Route 53
12 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.67%) Datadog
12 3 (0.67%) Heroku
13 2 (0.45%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 68 (15.14%) DNS
2 55 (12.25%) Firewall
3 33 (7.35%) VPN
4 26 (5.79%) TCP/IP
5 25 (5.57%) LDAP
6 23 (5.12%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (4.01%) Asterisk PBX
7 18 (4.01%) SAN
8 17 (3.79%) DHCP
8 17 (3.79%) LAN
9 16 (3.56%) Internet
10 14 (3.12%) VLAN
11 12 (2.67%) BGP
11 12 (2.67%) NAS
11 12 (2.67%) WAN
12 11 (2.45%) Kerberos
12 11 (2.45%) OSPF
13 10 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (2.23%) iSCSI
14 9 (2.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (28.95%) MySQL
2 32 (7.13%) MongoDB
2 32 (7.13%) NoSQL
3 23 (5.12%) SQL Server
4 19 (4.23%) Hadoop
4 19 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (4.23%) Redis
5 10 (2.23%) CouchDB
6 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.78%) Couchbase
8 7 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.34%) Big Data
10 5 (1.11%) OrientDB
11 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.22%) Informix
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 122 (27.17%) Jenkins
2 34 (7.57%) JIRA
3 31 (6.90%) Subversion
4 22 (4.90%) Git (software)
5 19 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (1.56%) GitLab
7 6 (1.34%) Selenium
7 6 (1.34%) Travis CI
8 5 (1.11%) Bundler
8 5 (1.11%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.67%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.22%) Gradle
10 1 (0.22%) Hudson
10 1 (0.22%) Maven
10 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 96 (21.38%) Finance
2 40 (8.91%) Telecoms
3 33 (7.35%) Law
4 24 (5.35%) Banking
4 24 (5.35%) Retail
5 18 (4.01%) Marketing
6 16 (3.56%) Games
7 15 (3.34%) Publishing
8 12 (2.67%) Advertising
9 6 (1.34%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.67%) Back Office
10 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (26.28%) LAMP
2 68 (15.14%) Web Services
3 35 (7.80%) LEMP Stack
4 18 (4.01%) Memcached
5 15 (3.34%) .NET
6 9 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (1.78%) Ajax
7 8 (1.78%) CSS
7 8 (1.78%) HTML
7 8 (1.78%) JSF
7 8 (1.78%) XHTML
8 6 (1.34%) boto
8 6 (1.34%) Lucene
9 5 (1.11%) ELK Stack
9 5 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.89%) Middleware
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Flex
11 3 (0.67%) LAPP Stack
12 1 (0.22%) MCollective
12 1 (0.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.58%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.68%) Fintech
3 12 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.23%) Replication
5 9 (2.00%) Clustering
6 7 (1.56%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.34%) Online Gambling
7 6 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.11%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.11%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.67%) Derivative
10 3 (0.67%) Equities
11 2 (0.45%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.45%) Wiki
12 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.22%) Online Games
12 1 (0.22%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 449 (100.00%) Linux
2 129 (28.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 126 (28.06%) CentOS
4 97 (21.60%) Windows
5 94 (20.94%) Unix
6 80 (17.82%) Ubuntu
7 44 (9.80%) Windows Server
8 40 (8.91%) Debian
9 36 (8.02%) SUSE
10 11 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.78%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.56%) Solaris
14 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.67%) AIX
16 2 (0.45%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.22%) Fedora
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (34.08%) DevOps
2 100 (22.27%) Configuration Management
3 57 (12.69%) E-Commerce
4 52 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (8.69%) Load Balancing
7 37 (8.24%) Project Management
8 31 (6.90%) Open Source
9 24 (5.35%) Analytics
9 24 (5.35%) High Availability
10 23 (5.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (4.90%) ChatOps
11 22 (4.90%) Web Operations
12 21 (4.68%) ITIL
13 18 (4.01%) Data Analytics
13 18 (4.01%) Security Management
14 17 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (2.90%) Problem Management
15 13 (2.90%) SIEM
16 11 (2.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 212 (47.22%) Bash Shell
2 173 (38.53%) Python
3 160 (35.63%) Perl
4 86 (19.15%) PHP
5 85 (18.93%) Ruby
6 57 (12.69%) SQL
7 55 (12.25%) Java
8 21 (4.68%) PowerShell
9 17 (3.79%) JavaScript
10 16 (3.56%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.45%) C#
12 8 (1.78%) C
13 5 (1.11%) C++
14 3 (0.67%) Go
14 3 (0.67%) Korn
14 3 (0.67%) R
15 2 (0.45%) AWK
15 2 (0.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (3.34%) Degree
2 11 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.78%) CCNA
3 8 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.34%) MCSA
4 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.11%) LPIC
6 4 (0.89%) RHCE
6 4 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.22%) RHCA
7 1 (0.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.12%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.34%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 92 (20.49%) Docker
2 62 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (7.13%) Active Directory
4 31 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
5 30 (6.68%) NFS
6 23 (5.12%) Varnish
7 20 (4.45%) vSphere
8 19 (4.23%) Xen
9 17 (3.79%) KVM
10 12 (2.67%) iptables
11 11 (2.45%) VMware ESX
12 10 (2.23%) Corosync
12 10 (2.23%) Hyper-V
12 10 (2.23%) RHEV
12 10 (2.23%) XenServer
13 7 (1.56%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.34%) LXC
14 6 (1.34%) Postfix
15 5 (1.11%) GlusterFS
16 4 (0.89%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 254 (56.57%) Puppet
2 122 (27.17%) Opscode Chef
3 107 (23.83%) Ansible
4 92 (20.49%) Nagios
5 24 (5.35%) Control-M
6 22 (4.90%) OpenView
7 16 (3.56%) Cacti
8 14 (3.12%) Salt
9 11 (2.45%) Rsyslog
10 10 (2.23%) HAProxy
10 10 (2.23%) logstash
10 10 (2.23%) Pacemaker
10 10 (2.23%) ZABBIX
11 8 (1.78%) NetBackup
12 7 (1.56%) BMC Marimba
12 7 (1.56%) Terraform
13 5 (1.11%) Cobbler
13 5 (1.11%) SmokePing
14 4 (0.89%) Kubernetes
14 4 (0.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 168 (37.42%) Red Hat
2 146 (32.52%) VMware
3 62 (13.81%) Oracle
4 42 (9.35%) Cisco
5 36 (8.02%) HP
6 29 (6.46%) Rackspace
7 22 (4.90%) Microsoft
8 13 (2.90%) IBM
9 11 (2.45%) Qualys
9 11 (2.45%) Splunk
10 10 (2.23%) SaltStack
11 9 (2.00%) Citrix
12 8 (1.78%) 3PAR
12 8 (1.78%) Dell
12 8 (1.78%) EMC
13 7 (1.56%) Dell Compellent
13 7 (1.56%) EqualLogic
13 7 (1.56%) NetApp
13 7 (1.56%) Veeam
14 6 (1.34%) Juniper
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-65000 Per Annum Benefits Package (Pension, Bonus etc)
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago