The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 383 368 340
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 287 253 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.57% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 269 233 328
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45135 41404 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37931 34643 42521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 40 £47,000 -6.00% 10
Wembley - 3 £42,000 -
Surbiton -7 2 £40,000 -30.43%
Isleworth - 2 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 - 1
Harrow - 1 - - 2
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 570 (100.00%) Linux
2 347 (60.88%) Puppet
3 261 (45.79%) Python
4 258 (45.26%) Red Hat
5 229 (40.18%) Ubuntu
6 224 (39.30%) DevOps
7 219 (38.42%) Opscode Chef
7 219 (38.42%) MySQL
8 194 (34.04%) Perl
9 192 (33.68%) CentOS
10 186 (32.63%) Bash Shell
11 173 (30.35%) Apache
12 169 (29.65%) PHP
13 155 (27.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 152 (26.67%) Debian
15 142 (24.91%) Java
16 141 (24.74%) Ruby
17 138 (24.21%) VMware
18 126 (22.11%) Nagios
19 114 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
20 108 (18.95%) UNIX
21 106 (18.60%) Configuration Management
22 105 (18.42%) Tomcat
23 99 (17.37%) Redis
24 98 (17.19%) LAMP
25 96 (16.84%) DNS
26 93 (16.32%) Open Source
27 90 (15.79%) nginx
27 90 (15.79%) Windows
28 86 (15.09%) Git (software)

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 173 (30.35%) Apache
2 105 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 90 (15.79%) nginx
4 39 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (4.56%) OpenStack
6 22 (3.86%) WebSphere
7 19 (3.33%) Node.js
8 16 (2.81%) Jetty
8 16 (2.81%) IIS
9 14 (2.46%) Apache Solr
10 12 (2.11%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.75%) CloudStack
12 9 (1.58%) CMS
13 8 (1.40%) Drupal
14 7 (1.23%) WordPress
14 7 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (1.05%) Alfresco
16 3 (0.53%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.53%) Confluence
16 3 (0.53%) Tornado
Applications
1 14 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 19 (3.33%) Magento
2 3 (0.53%) Summit
3 1 (0.18%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 114 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (4.91%) SaaS
4 23 (4.04%) Amazon S3
5 13 (2.28%) Joyent
5 13 (2.28%) GitHub
6 8 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.40%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (0.53%) Route 53
7 3 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (16.84%) DNS
2 84 (14.74%) TCP/IP
3 73 (12.81%) Firewall
4 61 (10.70%) SAN
5 54 (9.47%) LDAP
6 50 (8.77%) HTTP
7 49 (8.60%) VPN
8 39 (6.84%) SMTP
9 27 (4.74%) NAS
10 22 (3.86%) SSL
10 22 (3.86%) SSH
11 20 (3.51%) Internet
12 19 (3.33%) DHCP
13 18 (3.16%) tcpdump
14 17 (2.98%) Kerberos
15 16 (2.81%) VoIP
16 15 (2.63%) SNMP
17 12 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (2.11%) Wireshark
18 11 (1.93%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (38.42%) MySQL
2 99 (17.37%) Redis
3 83 (14.56%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (12.28%) NoSQL
5 65 (11.40%) MongoDB
6 40 (7.02%) Big Data
7 29 (5.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 28 (4.91%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.98%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.63%) Couchbase
10 15 (2.63%) SQL Server
11 14 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (2.28%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.75%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.23%) RavenDB
15 5 (0.88%) MariaDB
15 5 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.70%) Pentaho
17 3 (0.53%) Neo4j
17 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 86 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 79 (13.86%) Jenkins
3 52 (9.12%) Subversion
4 18 (3.16%) JIRA
5 15 (2.63%) Mercurial
6 12 (2.11%) Maven
7 7 (1.23%) CruiseControl
8 5 (0.88%) Artifactory
8 5 (0.88%) Juju
9 3 (0.53%) Ant
10 2 (0.35%) Selenium
10 2 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.35%) Expression Web
10 2 (0.35%) Hudson
10 2 (0.35%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.18%) Redmine
11 1 (0.18%) FishEye
11 1 (0.18%) Trac
11 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.18%) JUnit
General
1 61 (10.70%) Finance
2 49 (8.60%) Games
3 20 (3.51%) Banking
4 16 (2.81%) Law
5 15 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.46%) Advertising
7 12 (2.11%) Retail
8 10 (1.75%) Publishing
9 7 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.23%) Front Office
10 5 (0.88%) Marketing
11 3 (0.53%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (17.19%) LAMP
2 57 (10.00%) Web Services
3 25 (4.39%) Django
4 18 (3.16%) XML
5 15 (2.63%) JSON
5 15 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (2.28%) Sphinx
6 13 (2.28%) .NET
7 12 (2.11%) CSS
8 7 (1.23%) CGI
8 7 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (1.05%) RESTful
9 6 (1.05%) Memcached
10 4 (0.70%) FreeSWITCH
10 4 (0.70%) Java EE
10 4 (0.70%) Middleware
10 4 (0.70%) HTML
10 4 (0.70%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 93 (16.32%) Open Source
2 57 (10.00%) Clustering
3 35 (6.14%) Replication
4 33 (5.79%) Social Media
5 26 (4.56%) Computer Science
6 24 (4.21%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.46%) Derivative
8 12 (2.11%) Spread Betting
9 11 (1.93%) Online Games
9 11 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.75%) Streaming Video
11 7 (1.23%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.23%) iPad
12 6 (1.05%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.05%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.88%) Mobile Games
13 5 (0.88%) IPTV
13 5 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (0.88%) Blog
14 4 (0.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 570 (100.00%) Linux
2 229 (40.18%) Ubuntu
3 192 (33.68%) CentOS
4 155 (27.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 152 (26.67%) Debian
6 108 (18.95%) UNIX
7 90 (15.79%) Windows
8 62 (10.88%) Solaris
9 27 (4.74%) SUSE
10 26 (4.56%) Android
10 26 (4.56%) Apple iOS
11 18 (3.16%) OpenBSD
12 17 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (2.98%) Mac OS X
13 16 (2.81%) FreeBSD
14 14 (2.46%) Fedora
15 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (1.75%) AIX
16 9 (1.58%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.88%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (39.30%) DevOps
2 106 (18.60%) Configuration Management
3 73 (12.81%) E-Commerce
4 56 (9.82%) Load Balancing
5 48 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (6.84%) ITIL
7 33 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (5.09%) Scrum
9 24 (4.21%) Problem Management
9 24 (4.21%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (3.33%) Low Latency
11 18 (3.16%) Build Automation
12 17 (2.98%) High Availability
12 17 (2.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (2.46%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (2.11%) OO
14 12 (2.11%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (2.11%) Migration
15 9 (1.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 261 (45.79%) Python
2 194 (34.04%) Perl
3 186 (32.63%) Bash Shell
4 169 (29.65%) PHP
5 142 (24.91%) Java
6 141 (24.74%) Ruby
7 75 (13.16%) SQL
8 59 (10.35%) Shell Script
9 29 (5.09%) AWK
10 24 (4.21%) Scala
11 16 (2.81%) C
12 15 (2.63%) JavaScript
13 14 (2.46%) sed
14 5 (0.88%) C++
15 4 (0.70%) Korn
16 3 (0.53%) Lua
16 3 (0.53%) C#
17 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.35%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 51 (8.95%) Degree
2 24 (4.21%) RHCE
3 18 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.16%) MCSE
4 10 (1.75%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (1.75%) LPIC
5 7 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) PhD
6 4 (0.70%) CCNA
6 4 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.53%) RHCA
7 3 (0.53%) RHCT
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.44%) QA
2 18 (3.16%) SLA
3 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (12.46%) KVM
3 45 (7.89%) NFS
4 41 (7.19%) Xen
5 36 (6.32%) Active Directory
6 28 (4.91%) Postfix
7 27 (4.74%) Varnish
8 17 (2.98%) vSphere
9 16 (2.81%) Sendmail
10 14 (2.46%) Samba
11 6 (1.05%) Docker
12 5 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.70%) XenServer
13 4 (0.70%) OpenSSH
14 3 (0.53%) RHEV
15 2 (0.35%) Gluster
16 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
16 1 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
16 1 (0.18%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 347 (60.88%) Puppet
2 219 (38.42%) Opscode Chef
3 126 (22.11%) Nagios
4 32 (5.61%) Cacti
4 32 (5.61%) Ganglia
5 31 (5.44%) logstash
6 30 (5.26%) Salt
7 28 (4.91%) ZABBIX
8 24 (4.21%) Ansible
9 23 (4.04%) CFEngine
10 19 (3.33%) HAProxy
10 19 (3.33%) Vagrant
11 18 (3.16%) Tivoli
12 15 (2.63%) SCOM
12 15 (2.63%) Zenoss
13 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 7 (1.23%) SCCM
14 6 (1.05%) StatsD
15 4 (0.70%) Scalr
Vendors
1 258 (45.26%) Red Hat
2 138 (24.21%) VMware
3 38 (6.67%) Cisco
4 37 (6.49%) JBoss
5 33 (5.79%) Rackspace
6 32 (5.61%) Oracle
7 30 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 27 (4.74%) HP
9 18 (3.16%) SaltStack
10 17 (2.98%) Percona
11 11 (1.93%) Juniper
11 11 (1.93%) Sun
12 10 (1.75%) Facebook
13 9 (1.58%) IBM
14 7 (1.23%) Sitecore
15 6 (1.05%) Splunk
15 6 (1.05%) Vertica
15 6 (1.05%) Google
16 5 (0.88%) Apple
16 5 (0.88%) NetApp
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Medical, Pension, Clothing Allowance, Company di
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago