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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 403 385 364
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 221 283 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.64% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.67% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 208 253 358
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 £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £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
37658 42396 46199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32731 35897 38707
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +43 30 £50,000 - 9
Uxbridge +10 9 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Croydon +2 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Hayes - 3 £60,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Hammersmith +1 1 £47,500 -40.62%
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £29,000 -
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 469 (100.00%) Linux
2 286 (60.98%) Puppet
3 227 (48.40%) DevOps
4 221 (47.12%) Python
5 202 (43.07%) VMware
5 202 (43.07%) Amazon AWS
6 201 (42.86%) Bash Shell
7 172 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
8 171 (36.46%) Red Hat
9 167 (35.61%) Apache
10 165 (35.18%) MySQL
10 165 (35.18%) LAMP
11 159 (33.90%) Ansible
12 155 (33.05%) Perl
13 151 (32.20%) Jenkins
14 148 (31.56%) CentOS
15 141 (30.06%) Nagios
16 140 (29.85%) Configuration Management
17 135 (28.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 132 (28.14%) PHP
19 115 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
20 111 (23.67%) DNS
21 93 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
22 91 (19.40%) Ruby
23 89 (18.98%) Unix
24 87 (18.55%) Tomcat
25 85 (18.12%) Java
26 81 (17.27%) Docker
27 80 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
28 75 (15.99%) Ubuntu

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 (35.61%) Apache
2 87 (18.55%) Tomcat
3 64 (13.65%) nginx
4 42 (8.96%) OpenStack
5 29 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (4.48%) JBoss
7 18 (3.84%) Confluence
8 10 (2.13%) Jetty
9 6 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.28%) IIS
9 6 (1.28%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.28%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.07%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.85%) Resin
11 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.64%) Drupal
12 3 (0.64%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.64%) WildFly
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 202 (43.07%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (4.48%) IaaS
4 19 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (2.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 12 (2.56%) SaaS
8 11 (2.35%) AWS OpsWorks
9 10 (2.13%) SoftLayer
10 9 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (1.92%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.28%) GitHub
12 4 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.85%) Office 365
12 4 (0.85%) Route 53
13 3 (0.64%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.64%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (0.43%) PaaS
15 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 111 (23.67%) DNS
2 57 (12.15%) Firewall
3 50 (10.66%) TCP/IP
4 39 (8.32%) LDAP
5 33 (7.04%) SAN
6 31 (6.61%) DHCP
7 25 (5.33%) VPN
8 24 (5.12%) Kerberos
9 22 (4.69%) SMTP
10 19 (4.05%) NAS
11 17 (3.62%) Internet
12 15 (3.20%) VoIP
13 14 (2.99%) Asterisk PBX
14 13 (2.77%) HTTP
14 13 (2.77%) iSCSI
14 13 (2.77%) LAN
15 10 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.92%) WAN
17 8 (1.71%) FTP
17 8 (1.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (35.18%) MySQL
2 41 (8.74%) MongoDB
3 25 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (5.33%) Redis
4 18 (3.84%) SQL Server
5 17 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
5 17 (3.62%) Hadoop
5 17 (3.62%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.20%) CouchDB
7 12 (2.56%) Couchbase
8 7 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.07%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.85%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.64%) DB2
11 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.43%) Aerospike
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 151 (32.20%) Jenkins
2 57 (12.15%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.90%) JIRA
4 16 (3.41%) Subversion
5 15 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (2.77%) Selenium
7 11 (2.35%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.35%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.71%) Maven
9 7 (1.49%) GitLab
9 7 (1.49%) Hudson
10 6 (1.28%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.07%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.07%) Gerrit
12 3 (0.64%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.64%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.64%) Gradle
13 1 (0.21%) FishEye
13 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
General
1 73 (15.57%) Law
2 68 (14.50%) Finance
3 40 (8.53%) Marketing
4 17 (3.62%) Banking
5 16 (3.41%) Retail
6 14 (2.99%) Advertising
7 10 (2.13%) Back Office
7 10 (2.13%) Games
7 10 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.28%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) Electronics
10 4 (0.85%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (35.18%) LAMP
2 53 (11.30%) LEMP Stack
3 49 (10.45%) Web Services
4 25 (5.33%) ELK Stack
5 24 (5.12%) Memcached
6 16 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (2.56%) J2EE
8 11 (2.35%) JMX
9 10 (2.13%) .NET
10 9 (1.92%) Node.js
11 8 (1.71%) Java EE
11 8 (1.71%) LAPP Stack
11 8 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (1.49%) boto
12 7 (1.49%) Lucene
13 6 (1.28%) Behat
14 5 (1.07%) Akka
14 5 (1.07%) HornetQ
14 5 (1.07%) Phusion Passenger
14 5 (1.07%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.04%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.82%) Clustering
3 24 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.84%) Fintech
5 16 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.77%) User Experience
7 11 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.92%) Replication
9 8 (1.71%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.71%) Streaming Video
9 8 (1.71%) Video on Demand
10 7 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.49%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.28%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.28%) Social Media
12 5 (1.07%) EqualLogic
12 5 (1.07%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.85%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 469 (100.00%) Linux
2 148 (31.56%) CentOS
3 135 (28.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 89 (18.98%) Unix
5 75 (15.99%) Ubuntu
5 75 (15.99%) Windows
6 39 (8.32%) Debian
7 32 (6.82%) Windows Server
8 19 (4.05%) SUSE
9 15 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.56%) Solaris
11 6 (1.28%) Amazon Linux
12 5 (1.07%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.85%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.64%) AIX
14 3 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (48.40%) DevOps
2 140 (29.85%) Configuration Management
3 93 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 43 (9.17%) Load Balancing
7 33 (7.04%) High Availability
8 28 (5.97%) Analytics
8 28 (5.97%) Open Source
9 27 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (4.48%) Web Operations
11 19 (4.05%) Data Analytics
12 16 (3.41%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (3.41%) Virtual Environments
13 15 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (3.20%) ITIL
14 14 (2.99%) Microservices
15 13 (2.77%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (2.77%) Scrum
15 13 (2.77%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 221 (47.12%) Python
2 201 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 155 (33.05%) Perl
4 132 (28.14%) PHP
5 91 (19.40%) Ruby
6 85 (18.12%) Java
7 39 (8.32%) Shell Script
8 38 (8.10%) SQL
9 17 (3.62%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.99%) C++
11 11 (2.35%) C
11 11 (2.35%) Korn
12 5 (1.07%) C#
12 5 (1.07%) Scala
13 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.21%) AWK
14 1 (0.21%) sed
14 1 (0.21%) Tcl
14 1 (0.21%) VB
14 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (3.20%) Degree
2 12 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.13%) CCNP
3 10 (2.13%) RHCE
4 5 (1.07%) RHCT
5 3 (0.64%) MCITP
5 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) CCNA
6 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.21%) CFA
7 1 (0.21%) LPIC
7 1 (0.21%) MBA
7 1 (0.21%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) PhD
7 1 (0.21%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.20%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.13%) QA
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) DICOM
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (17.27%) Docker
3 48 (10.23%) KVM
4 45 (9.59%) NFS
5 35 (7.46%) Active Directory
6 25 (5.33%) vSphere
6 25 (5.33%) Xen
7 18 (3.84%) Corosync
8 17 (3.62%) Varnish
9 15 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (2.13%) iptables
12 9 (1.92%) GlusterFS
13 8 (1.71%) VMware ESX
14 6 (1.28%) Samba
14 6 (1.28%) Snort
14 6 (1.28%) Squid
15 4 (0.85%) Hyper-V
15 4 (0.85%) Postfix
15 4 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 286 (60.98%) Puppet
2 172 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (33.90%) Ansible
4 141 (30.06%) Nagios
5 50 (10.66%) HAProxy
6 38 (8.10%) Salt
7 26 (5.54%) Cacti
8 22 (4.69%) CFEngine
9 20 (4.26%) logstash
9 20 (4.26%) ZABBIX
10 13 (2.77%) Pacemaker
11 9 (1.92%) Rsyslog
12 8 (1.71%) Kubernetes
12 8 (1.71%) yum
13 7 (1.49%) Control-M
13 7 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 6 (1.28%) NetBackup
15 5 (1.07%) Bacula
15 5 (1.07%) BMC Marimba
15 5 (1.07%) OpenView
Vendors
1 202 (43.07%) VMware
2 171 (36.46%) Red Hat
3 60 (12.79%) Cisco
4 50 (10.66%) Rackspace
5 34 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 34 (7.25%) Oracle
6 30 (6.40%) HP
7 19 (4.05%) Google
7 19 (4.05%) Splunk
8 13 (2.77%) NetApp
9 12 (2.56%) New Relic
10 11 (2.35%) EMC
11 10 (2.13%) IBM
12 9 (1.92%) Dell
12 9 (1.92%) Qualys
13 8 (1.71%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.71%) Citrix
13 8 (1.71%) Juniper
14 7 (1.49%) Veeam
15 6 (1.28%) Percona
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £50000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Usual package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Options
Posted: 25 days ago