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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 424 394 378
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 249 302 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 232 275 338
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
40420 43290 47733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.79% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35045 36454 39477
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +15 46 £48,750 +3.72% 13
Brentford - 10 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 4 £29,000 -
Croydon - 3 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 3 £37,500 -
Barnet - 1 £60,000 -
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £35,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 556 (100.00%) Linux
2 285 (51.26%) Python
3 276 (49.64%) Puppet
4 254 (45.68%) Bash Shell
5 235 (42.27%) DevOps
6 231 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
7 212 (38.13%) Red Hat
8 197 (35.43%) MySQL
8 197 (35.43%) CentOS
9 196 (35.25%) VMware
10 181 (32.55%) Opscode Chef
11 178 (32.01%) Perl
12 172 (30.94%) Apache
13 164 (29.50%) LAMP
14 143 (25.72%) Nagios
15 140 (25.18%) Ansible
16 132 (23.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 130 (23.38%) PHP
18 127 (22.84%) Configuration Management
19 125 (22.48%) Jenkins
20 111 (19.96%) Ruby
21 110 (19.78%) Ubuntu
22 105 (18.88%) Java
22 105 (18.88%) Unix
22 105 (18.88%) DNS
22 105 (18.88%) Continuous Integration
23 102 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
24 92 (16.55%) Tomcat
25 90 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
25 90 (16.19%) Git (software)

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
1 172 (30.94%) Apache
2 92 (16.55%) Tomcat
3 81 (14.57%) nginx
4 60 (10.79%) OpenStack
5 22 (3.96%) JBoss
6 19 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (3.42%) Node.js
7 16 (2.88%) Apache Spark
8 14 (2.52%) Confluence
9 10 (1.80%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.62%) Jetty
11 8 (1.44%) MS Exchange
12 7 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (1.08%) IIS
13 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.72%) Resin
15 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.54%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.54%) WildFly
16 2 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) HipChat
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 231 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (8.09%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (7.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 34 (6.12%) IaaS
5 26 (4.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 18 (3.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (2.70%) Amazon S3
7 15 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (1.62%) Office 365
8 9 (1.62%) SaaS
9 7 (1.26%) SoftLayer
10 5 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.72%) Joyent
11 4 (0.72%) Rackspace Cloud
11 4 (0.72%) Route 53
12 3 (0.54%) AWS OpsWorks
12 3 (0.54%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.36%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 105 (18.88%) DNS
2 75 (13.49%) Firewall
3 61 (10.97%) TCP/IP
4 37 (6.65%) DHCP
5 34 (6.12%) LDAP
5 34 (6.12%) VPN
6 32 (5.76%) SAN
7 24 (4.32%) VoIP
8 19 (3.42%) Internet
8 19 (3.42%) Kerberos
9 17 (3.06%) HTTP
9 17 (3.06%) NAS
9 17 (3.06%) SMTP
10 16 (2.88%) Asterisk PBX
10 16 (2.88%) SSH
11 13 (2.34%) iSCSI
12 12 (2.16%) SNMP
12 12 (2.16%) WAN
13 10 (1.80%) LAN
13 10 (1.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (35.43%) MySQL
2 71 (12.77%) MongoDB
3 33 (5.94%) Redis
4 28 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 27 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.60%) CouchDB
8 18 (3.24%) Couchbase
9 16 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
10 15 (2.70%) Apache Hive
11 13 (2.34%) SQL Server
12 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.72%) Big Data
15 4 (0.72%) DB2
16 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
17 2 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
17 2 (0.36%) HBase
17 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 125 (22.48%) Jenkins
2 90 (16.19%) Git (software)
3 36 (6.47%) Subversion
4 24 (4.32%) TeamCity
5 15 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (2.70%) JIRA
5 15 (2.70%) PHPUnit
5 15 (2.70%) Selenium
6 14 (2.52%) Gerrit
6 14 (2.52%) Hudson
7 9 (1.62%) FishEye
7 9 (1.62%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.44%) Maven
9 6 (1.08%) GitLab
9 6 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.90%) Emacs
11 4 (0.72%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.54%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.54%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.54%) Gradle
General
1 70 (12.59%) Law
2 67 (12.05%) Finance
3 52 (9.35%) Marketing
4 18 (3.24%) Publishing
5 16 (2.88%) Games
6 15 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.52%) Banking
8 9 (1.62%) Back Office
8 9 (1.62%) Electronics
9 8 (1.44%) Retail
10 6 (1.08%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) iGaming
12 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (29.50%) LAMP
2 71 (12.77%) LEMP Stack
3 55 (9.89%) Web Services
4 34 (6.12%) Memcached
5 16 (2.88%) ELK Stack
6 15 (2.70%) Behat
7 14 (2.52%) Akka
8 13 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (1.80%) JMX
10 9 (1.62%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (1.44%) J2EE
12 7 (1.26%) Java EE
12 7 (1.26%) LAPP Stack
13 6 (1.08%) .NET
13 6 (1.08%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (0.90%) HornetQ
14 5 (0.90%) JSON
14 5 (0.90%) Play Framework
15 4 (0.72%) Phusion Passenger
15 4 (0.72%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.37%) Data Centre
3 33 (5.94%) Clustering
4 23 (4.14%) Hedge funds
5 22 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.96%) User Experience
6 20 (3.60%) Computer Science
7 19 (3.42%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.34%) Fintech
9 12 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.62%) Eurex
10 9 (1.62%) Robotics
11 8 (1.44%) Streaming Video
11 8 (1.44%) Video on Demand
12 7 (1.26%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.08%) e-Learning
13 6 (1.08%) Online Games
13 6 (1.08%) PKI
13 6 (1.08%) Social Media
14 5 (0.90%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 556 (100.00%) Linux
2 197 (35.43%) CentOS
3 132 (23.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 110 (19.78%) Ubuntu
5 105 (18.88%) Unix
6 73 (13.13%) Windows
7 63 (11.33%) Debian
8 38 (6.83%) Solaris
9 31 (5.58%) Windows Server
10 18 (3.24%) SUSE
11 17 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (2.70%) Amazon Linux
13 13 (2.34%) Fedora
14 11 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (1.26%) AIX
15 7 (1.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.72%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.54%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (42.27%) DevOps
2 127 (22.84%) Configuration Management
3 105 (18.88%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (10.07%) Load Balancing
6 55 (9.89%) E-Commerce
7 54 (9.71%) High Availability
8 51 (9.17%) Open Source
9 23 (4.14%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (3.42%) Web Development
11 18 (3.24%) Migration
12 16 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (2.70%) Automated Testing
13 15 (2.70%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.52%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (2.16%) Analytics
15 12 (2.16%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (2.16%) ITIL
15 12 (2.16%) Low Latency
15 12 (2.16%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 285 (51.26%) Python
2 254 (45.68%) Bash Shell
3 178 (32.01%) Perl
4 130 (23.38%) PHP
5 111 (19.96%) Ruby
6 105 (18.88%) Java
7 76 (13.67%) SQL
8 74 (13.31%) Shell Script
9 37 (6.65%) C++
10 22 (3.96%) C
11 16 (2.88%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.34%) Korn
13 9 (1.62%) Tcl
14 8 (1.44%) Bourne shell
15 6 (1.08%) AWK
15 6 (1.08%) C#
15 6 (1.08%) Scala
16 5 (0.90%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.54%) VB
18 2 (0.36%) sed
Qualifications
1 29 (5.22%) Degree
2 19 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.70%) CCNP
4 10 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.62%) CCNA
6 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.44%) RHCE
7 6 (1.08%) MCSE
8 5 (0.90%) CFA
8 5 (0.90%) MBA
8 5 (0.90%) PhD
9 3 (0.54%) MCITP
10 2 (0.36%) RHCT
10 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.18%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.16%) QA
2 11 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.08%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) DICOM
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 102 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (15.47%) Docker
3 47 (8.45%) KVM
4 43 (7.73%) NFS
5 41 (7.37%) Active Directory
6 35 (6.29%) Varnish
7 28 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (4.50%) Xen
9 21 (3.78%) vSphere
10 16 (2.88%) iptables
11 14 (2.52%) Hyper-V
12 11 (1.98%) Samba
13 10 (1.80%) Corosync
13 10 (1.80%) GlusterFS
14 8 (1.44%) Snort
15 7 (1.26%) XenServer
16 6 (1.08%) vCloud
17 4 (0.72%) Squid
18 3 (0.54%) FreeRADIUS
18 3 (0.54%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 276 (49.64%) Puppet
2 181 (32.55%) Opscode Chef
3 143 (25.72%) Nagios
4 140 (25.18%) Ansible
5 47 (8.45%) ZABBIX
6 40 (7.19%) HAProxy
7 32 (5.76%) Salt
8 30 (5.40%) CFEngine
9 15 (2.70%) Cacti
10 10 (1.80%) logstash
10 10 (1.80%) Red Hat Satellite
11 9 (1.62%) Cobbler
11 9 (1.62%) SELinux
11 9 (1.62%) yum
12 7 (1.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 6 (1.08%) OSSEC
13 6 (1.08%) Pacemaker
13 6 (1.08%) WSUS
14 5 (0.90%) Kubernetes
14 5 (0.90%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 212 (38.13%) Red Hat
2 196 (35.25%) VMware
3 46 (8.27%) Cisco
3 46 (8.27%) Microsoft
4 41 (7.37%) Oracle
5 35 (6.29%) Rackspace
6 26 (4.68%) Atlassian
6 26 (4.68%) Splunk
7 20 (3.60%) EMC
7 20 (3.60%) New Relic
8 18 (3.24%) Google
9 15 (2.70%) NetApp
10 13 (2.34%) Juniper
11 10 (1.80%) Dell
11 10 (1.80%) IBM
12 9 (1.62%) Bloomberg
12 9 (1.62%) Fidessa
12 9 (1.62%) NYFIX
12 9 (1.62%) Patsystems
12 9 (1.62%) Reuters
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Stake Holder Pension, Dental Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent salary + bonus & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago