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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 424 413 369
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 226 267 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.64% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 209 241 338
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 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
38680 41680 46825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.76% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33569 35176 39123
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 £31,500 £31,500
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 26 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 26 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 +47 44 £47,500 - 11
Brentford - 6 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 5 £29,000 -
Croydon -2 4 £47,500 - 1
Southwark - 2 £35,000 -
Hammersmith +5 1 £35,000 -56.25%
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 503 (100.00%) Linux
2 261 (51.89%) Puppet
3 255 (50.70%) Python
4 232 (46.12%) Bash Shell
5 224 (44.53%) DevOps
6 217 (43.14%) Amazon AWS
7 190 (37.77%) MySQL
8 187 (37.18%) VMware
9 181 (35.98%) Red Hat
10 174 (34.59%) CentOS
11 172 (34.19%) Opscode Chef
12 167 (33.20%) Apache
13 159 (31.61%) LAMP
14 155 (30.82%) Perl
15 148 (29.42%) Ansible
16 145 (28.83%) Nagios
17 137 (27.24%) Jenkins
18 131 (26.04%) PHP
19 126 (25.05%) Configuration Management
20 121 (24.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 112 (22.27%) DNS
22 106 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
23 100 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 98 (19.48%) Ruby
25 97 (19.28%) Ubuntu
26 95 (18.89%) Java
27 91 (18.09%) Unix
28 89 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
29 84 (16.70%) Tomcat
29 84 (16.70%) 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
1 167 (33.20%) Apache
2 84 (16.70%) Tomcat
3 82 (16.30%) nginx
4 54 (10.74%) OpenStack
5 21 (4.17%) JBoss
6 20 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (3.38%) Node.js
8 13 (2.58%) Apache Spark
9 10 (1.99%) Confluence
9 10 (1.99%) Jetty
9 10 (1.99%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.79%) MS Exchange
11 8 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.99%) IIS
13 4 (0.80%) Resin
13 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.60%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.60%) WildFly
15 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 217 (43.14%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (8.15%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (7.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 27 (5.37%) IaaS
5 23 (4.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 18 (3.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (2.98%) Amazon S3
8 13 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (2.39%) Amazon ELB
10 9 (1.79%) Office 365
10 9 (1.79%) SaaS
10 9 (1.79%) SoftLayer
11 5 (0.99%) AWS OpsWorks
12 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.80%) GitHub
12 4 (0.80%) Route 53
13 3 (0.60%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.60%) Joyent
13 3 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 112 (22.27%) DNS
2 71 (14.12%) Firewall
3 48 (9.54%) TCP/IP
4 37 (7.36%) DHCP
4 37 (7.36%) LDAP
5 34 (6.76%) SAN
6 31 (6.16%) VPN
7 23 (4.57%) Kerberos
8 21 (4.17%) VoIP
9 19 (3.78%) SMTP
10 17 (3.38%) HTTP
11 16 (3.18%) Asterisk PBX
11 16 (3.18%) Internet
11 16 (3.18%) NAS
12 12 (2.39%) SSH
13 11 (2.19%) iSCSI
13 11 (2.19%) LAN
14 10 (1.99%) WAN
15 9 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (37.77%) MySQL
2 56 (11.13%) MongoDB
3 30 (5.96%) Redis
4 27 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (3.78%) Hadoop
5 19 (3.78%) NoSQL
6 17 (3.38%) CouchDB
7 16 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
8 15 (2.98%) Couchbase
9 12 (2.39%) Apache Hive
10 10 (1.99%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.99%) SQL Server
11 5 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.80%) Big Data
12 4 (0.80%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.60%) DB2
13 3 (0.60%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 137 (27.24%) Jenkins
2 84 (16.70%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.57%) Subversion
4 20 (3.98%) TeamCity
5 15 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (2.98%) PHPUnit
5 15 (2.98%) Selenium
6 12 (2.39%) Hudson
7 11 (2.19%) JIRA
7 11 (2.19%) Vagrant
8 10 (1.99%) Gerrit
9 8 (1.59%) Maven
10 7 (1.39%) GitLab
11 6 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (0.99%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.99%) FishEye
13 4 (0.80%) Emacs
14 3 (0.60%) Artifactory
14 3 (0.60%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.60%) Gradle
General
1 71 (14.12%) Law
2 52 (10.34%) Finance
3 49 (9.74%) Marketing
4 13 (2.58%) Publishing
4 13 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.39%) Banking
6 11 (2.19%) Games
7 9 (1.79%) Back Office
7 9 (1.79%) Electronics
8 7 (1.39%) Advertising
9 6 (1.19%) Retail
10 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) iGaming
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (31.61%) LAMP
2 71 (14.12%) LEMP Stack
3 47 (9.34%) Web Services
4 31 (6.16%) Memcached
5 19 (3.78%) ELK Stack
6 15 (2.98%) Behat
7 14 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (2.19%) JMX
9 10 (1.99%) Akka
9 10 (1.99%) J2EE
10 8 (1.59%) .NET
10 8 (1.59%) Java EE
10 8 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
10 8 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (0.99%) Dropwizard
12 5 (0.99%) HornetQ
12 5 (0.99%) JSON
12 5 (0.99%) Phusion Passenger
12 5 (0.99%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.96%) Data Centre
2 34 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.76%) Clustering
3 22 (4.37%) User Experience
4 17 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.18%) Algorithms
6 15 (2.98%) Fintech
6 15 (2.98%) Hedge funds
7 14 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.79%) Robotics
10 8 (1.59%) Streaming Video
10 8 (1.59%) Video on Demand
11 7 (1.39%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.39%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.19%) e-Learning
12 6 (1.19%) Eurex
12 6 (1.19%) PKI
12 6 (1.19%) Social Media
13 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 503 (100.00%) Linux
2 174 (34.59%) CentOS
3 121 (24.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 97 (19.28%) Ubuntu
5 91 (18.09%) Unix
6 67 (13.32%) Windows
7 53 (10.54%) Debian
8 30 (5.96%) Windows Server
9 28 (5.57%) Solaris
10 16 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (2.98%) Amazon Linux
12 13 (2.58%) SUSE
12 13 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (1.59%) Fedora
14 7 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.60%) AIX
15 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (44.53%) DevOps
2 126 (25.05%) Configuration Management
3 106 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
4 89 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (9.54%) Load Balancing
6 45 (8.95%) Open Source
7 40 (7.95%) High Availability
8 38 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 22 (4.37%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (3.98%) Web Development
11 16 (3.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (3.18%) Migration
11 16 (3.18%) Problem Management
12 15 (2.98%) Analytics
12 15 (2.98%) Automated Testing
13 13 (2.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (2.58%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (2.39%) ITIL
15 10 (1.99%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 255 (50.70%) Python
2 232 (46.12%) Bash Shell
3 155 (30.82%) Perl
4 131 (26.04%) PHP
5 98 (19.48%) Ruby
6 95 (18.89%) Java
7 66 (13.12%) Shell Script
8 64 (12.72%) SQL
9 31 (6.16%) C++
10 19 (3.78%) C
11 13 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.39%) Korn
13 7 (1.39%) Bourne shell
14 6 (1.19%) Tcl
15 5 (0.99%) AWK
15 5 (0.99%) Scala
16 4 (0.80%) C#
17 3 (0.60%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.60%) sed
18 1 (0.20%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (3.78%) Degree
2 16 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (2.58%) CCNP
4 9 (1.79%) RHCE
5 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.19%) CCNA
7 5 (0.99%) CFA
7 5 (0.99%) MBA
7 5 (0.99%) MCSE
7 5 (0.99%) PhD
8 4 (0.80%) RHCT
9 3 (0.60%) MCITP
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.20%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.99%) QA
2 8 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.99%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) DICOM
5 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 100 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (15.51%) Docker
3 47 (9.34%) KVM
3 47 (9.34%) NFS
4 39 (7.75%) Active Directory
5 29 (5.77%) Varnish
6 23 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (4.37%) vSphere
7 22 (4.37%) Xen
8 14 (2.78%) Corosync
8 14 (2.78%) iptables
9 11 (2.19%) GlusterFS
9 11 (2.19%) Samba
10 10 (1.99%) Hyper-V
11 7 (1.39%) Snort
12 6 (1.19%) Squid
12 6 (1.19%) vCloud
13 4 (0.80%) Postfix
13 4 (0.80%) XenServer
14 3 (0.60%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 261 (51.89%) Puppet
2 172 (34.19%) Opscode Chef
3 148 (29.42%) Ansible
4 145 (28.83%) Nagios
5 51 (10.14%) HAProxy
6 46 (9.15%) ZABBIX
7 34 (6.76%) Salt
8 27 (5.37%) CFEngine
9 19 (3.78%) Cacti
10 16 (3.18%) logstash
11 10 (1.99%) Red Hat Satellite
12 9 (1.79%) Pacemaker
12 9 (1.79%) yum
13 8 (1.59%) Cobbler
14 7 (1.39%) Kubernetes
14 7 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 6 (1.19%) OSSEC
15 6 (1.19%) SELinux
16 5 (0.99%) Bacula
16 5 (0.99%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 187 (37.18%) VMware
2 181 (35.98%) Red Hat
3 44 (8.75%) Cisco
4 43 (8.55%) Microsoft
5 40 (7.95%) Rackspace
6 34 (6.76%) Oracle
7 25 (4.97%) Splunk
8 20 (3.98%) Atlassian
8 20 (3.98%) New Relic
9 18 (3.58%) Google
10 17 (3.38%) EMC
11 14 (2.78%) HP
12 10 (1.99%) Dell
12 10 (1.99%) Juniper
12 10 (1.99%) NetApp
13 9 (1.79%) IBM
14 7 (1.39%) Citrix
14 7 (1.39%) Percona
14 7 (1.39%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.39%) Veeam
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 70k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55k - 75k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 42,000 + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Croydon
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 22 days ago