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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 424 420 383
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 214 259 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.58% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.60% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 204 231 341
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
37731 42824 48215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.70% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32834 36221 40358
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +31 36 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Croydon +3 7 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +7 3 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Brentford - 2 £37,500 -
Hayes - 2 £52,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £29,000 -
Southwark - 2 £35,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 460 (100.00%) Linux
2 252 (54.78%) Puppet
3 222 (48.26%) Python
4 216 (46.96%) DevOps
5 203 (44.13%) Amazon AWS
6 202 (43.91%) Bash Shell
7 186 (40.43%) VMware
8 179 (38.91%) MySQL
9 164 (35.65%) Opscode Chef
10 162 (35.22%) CentOS
11 159 (34.57%) Red Hat
12 156 (33.91%) Apache
13 154 (33.48%) LAMP
14 149 (32.39%) Ansible
15 141 (30.65%) Jenkins
15 141 (30.65%) Nagios
16 139 (30.22%) Perl
17 133 (28.91%) PHP
18 123 (26.74%) Configuration Management
19 118 (25.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 110 (23.91%) DNS
21 104 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
22 93 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
23 88 (19.13%) Ubuntu
24 87 (18.91%) Ruby
25 86 (18.70%) Java
26 85 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
27 83 (18.04%) Unix
28 76 (16.52%) Tomcat
29 71 (15.43%) nginx

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
1 156 (33.91%) Apache
2 76 (16.52%) Tomcat
3 71 (15.43%) nginx
4 50 (10.87%) OpenStack
5 22 (4.78%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (4.35%) JBoss
7 12 (2.61%) Confluence
8 10 (2.17%) Jetty
8 10 (2.17%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.96%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.30%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.09%) IIS
12 4 (0.87%) Resin
12 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.65%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.65%) WildFly
14 2 (0.43%) Drupal
14 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 203 (44.13%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (7.61%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (6.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (4.57%) IaaS
5 18 (3.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 15 (3.26%) Amazon S3
6 15 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (2.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 13 (2.83%) SaaS
8 10 (2.17%) SoftLayer
9 8 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
9 8 (1.74%) AWS OpsWorks
10 7 (1.52%) Office 365
11 6 (1.30%) GitHub
12 4 (0.87%) Route 53
13 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.65%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.65%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (23.91%) DNS
2 67 (14.57%) Firewall
3 44 (9.57%) TCP/IP
4 35 (7.61%) DHCP
4 35 (7.61%) LDAP
5 32 (6.96%) SAN
6 28 (6.09%) VPN
7 26 (5.65%) Kerberos
8 22 (4.78%) SMTP
8 22 (4.78%) VoIP
9 19 (4.13%) NAS
10 17 (3.70%) Asterisk PBX
11 15 (3.26%) HTTP
12 14 (3.04%) Internet
13 12 (2.61%) SSH
14 11 (2.39%) LAN
15 9 (1.96%) FTP
15 9 (1.96%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.74%) WAN
17 7 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (38.91%) MySQL
2 43 (9.35%) MongoDB
3 28 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (5.65%) Redis
5 18 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
5 18 (3.91%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.26%) CouchDB
7 14 (3.04%) Couchbase
8 13 (2.83%) NoSQL
9 11 (2.39%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.39%) SQL Server
10 8 (1.74%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.09%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.65%) Big Data
13 3 (0.65%) DB2
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 141 (30.65%) Jenkins
2 70 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.70%) Subversion
3 17 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 13 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (2.61%) JIRA
5 12 (2.61%) Selenium
6 11 (2.39%) Vagrant
7 10 (2.17%) PHPUnit
8 9 (1.96%) Gerrit
8 9 (1.96%) Hudson
9 8 (1.74%) Maven
10 7 (1.52%) GitLab
11 6 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.09%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.65%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.65%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.65%) Gradle
14 1 (0.22%) Emacs
14 1 (0.22%) JMeter
General
1 69 (15.00%) Law
2 47 (10.22%) Marketing
3 46 (10.00%) Finance
4 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.39%) Banking
6 9 (1.96%) Advertising
6 9 (1.96%) Back Office
6 9 (1.96%) Publishing
7 8 (1.74%) Games
7 8 (1.74%) Retail
8 7 (1.52%) Electronics
8 7 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) iGaming
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (33.48%) LAMP
2 65 (14.13%) LEMP Stack
3 44 (9.57%) Web Services
4 28 (6.09%) Memcached
5 22 (4.78%) ELK Stack
6 14 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (2.83%) Node.js
8 12 (2.61%) J2EE
9 11 (2.39%) JMX
10 10 (2.17%) .NET
10 10 (2.17%) Behat
11 9 (1.96%) Akka
12 8 (1.74%) Java EE
12 8 (1.74%) LAPP Stack
12 8 (1.74%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (1.09%) Dropwizard
13 5 (1.09%) HornetQ
13 5 (1.09%) Phusion Passenger
13 5 (1.09%) Swagger
14 4 (0.87%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.17%) Clustering
2 30 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 27 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.70%) User Experience
5 16 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.04%) Fintech
7 12 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.74%) Streaming Video
9 8 (1.74%) Video on Demand
10 7 (1.52%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.52%) Robotics
10 7 (1.52%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.30%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.30%) PKI
11 6 (1.30%) Social Media
12 4 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.87%) Eurex
12 4 (0.87%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 460 (100.00%) Linux
2 162 (35.22%) CentOS
3 118 (25.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 88 (19.13%) Ubuntu
5 83 (18.04%) Unix
6 68 (14.78%) Windows
7 47 (10.22%) Debian
8 28 (6.09%) Windows Server
9 16 (3.48%) Solaris
10 14 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (2.39%) SUSE
13 10 (2.17%) Amazon Linux
14 7 (1.52%) Fedora
14 7 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (46.96%) DevOps
2 123 (26.74%) Configuration Management
3 93 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
4 85 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (9.13%) Load Balancing
6 36 (7.83%) E-Commerce
7 29 (6.30%) High Availability
7 29 (6.30%) Open Source
8 22 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (4.13%) Analytics
10 17 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
11 16 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
12 15 (3.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (3.26%) Migration
12 15 (3.26%) Web Development
13 14 (3.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (3.04%) ITIL
13 14 (3.04%) Network Monitoring
14 13 (2.83%) Problem Management
14 13 (2.83%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 222 (48.26%) Python
2 202 (43.91%) Bash Shell
3 139 (30.22%) Perl
4 133 (28.91%) PHP
5 87 (18.91%) Ruby
6 86 (18.70%) Java
7 53 (11.52%) Shell Script
8 51 (11.09%) SQL
9 24 (5.22%) C++
10 16 (3.48%) C
11 15 (3.26%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.83%) Korn
13 5 (1.09%) C#
13 5 (1.09%) Scala
14 4 (0.87%) Tcl
15 3 (0.65%) AWK
15 3 (0.65%) sed
16 2 (0.43%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
17 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (3.91%) Degree
2 13 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.17%) CCNP
4 9 (1.96%) RHCE
5 7 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.09%) RHCT
7 4 (0.87%) CFA
7 4 (0.87%) MBA
7 4 (0.87%) PhD
8 3 (0.65%) CCNA
8 3 (0.65%) MCITP
8 3 (0.65%) MCSE
9 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.17%) QA
2 9 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.87%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) DICOM
5 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 104 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (15.22%) Docker
3 46 (10.00%) KVM
4 44 (9.57%) NFS
5 39 (8.48%) Active Directory
6 21 (4.57%) Varnish
6 21 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (4.57%) vSphere
6 21 (4.57%) Xen
7 15 (3.26%) Corosync
8 13 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (2.61%) GlusterFS
10 10 (2.17%) Samba
11 9 (1.96%) iptables
12 7 (1.52%) Snort
13 6 (1.30%) Squid
14 5 (1.09%) vCloud
15 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
15 4 (0.87%) Postfix
16 3 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 252 (54.78%) Puppet
2 164 (35.65%) Opscode Chef
3 149 (32.39%) Ansible
4 141 (30.65%) Nagios
5 53 (11.52%) HAProxy
6 34 (7.39%) Salt
7 33 (7.17%) ZABBIX
8 23 (5.00%) CFEngine
9 21 (4.57%) Cacti
10 19 (4.13%) logstash
11 10 (2.17%) Pacemaker
12 8 (1.74%) Kubernetes
12 8 (1.74%) yum
13 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 6 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
15 5 (1.09%) Bacula
15 5 (1.09%) Check_MK
15 5 (1.09%) Mesos
15 5 (1.09%) NetBackup
15 5 (1.09%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 186 (40.43%) VMware
2 159 (34.57%) Red Hat
3 47 (10.22%) Cisco
4 43 (9.35%) Rackspace
5 37 (8.04%) Microsoft
6 30 (6.52%) Oracle
7 20 (4.35%) Splunk
8 19 (4.13%) HP
9 18 (3.91%) Google
10 15 (3.26%) New Relic
11 12 (2.61%) Atlassian
11 12 (2.61%) EMC
12 9 (1.96%) Dell
12 9 (1.96%) Juniper
13 8 (1.74%) NetApp
14 7 (1.52%) IBM
14 7 (1.52%) Veeam
15 6 (1.30%) Meraki
15 6 (1.30%) Percona
15 6 (1.30%) SolarWinds
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Preferred Choice
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Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
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London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bens
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
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City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
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London
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London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
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London
Oho Group
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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First Point
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First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
CentralNic Group plc
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London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
Client Server
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London
Mint
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London
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London
Client Server
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City of London
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Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Rainham, Essex
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London
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