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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 398 383 326
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 223 297 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.67% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.71% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 204 270 387
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
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
36986 42047 45092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.56% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32143 35731 37576
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 16 £50,000 - 7
Uxbridge +6 11 £65,000 +62.50%
Croydon 0 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Hayes - 6 £57,500 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 454 (100.00%) Linux
2 283 (62.33%) Puppet
3 225 (49.56%) DevOps
4 210 (46.26%) Python
5 197 (43.39%) Bash Shell
6 189 (41.63%) VMware
7 182 (40.09%) Amazon AWS
8 171 (37.67%) Red Hat
9 170 (37.44%) Apache
10 167 (36.78%) LAMP
10 167 (36.78%) Opscode Chef
11 159 (35.02%) Perl
12 156 (34.36%) Jenkins
13 152 (33.48%) Ansible
13 152 (33.48%) MySQL
14 143 (31.50%) Configuration Management
15 139 (30.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 138 (30.40%) Nagios
17 132 (29.07%) CentOS
18 124 (27.31%) PHP
19 104 (22.91%) DNS
19 104 (22.91%) VMware Infrastructure
20 94 (20.70%) Unix
21 91 (20.04%) Docker
22 89 (19.60%) Ruby
23 83 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
24 82 (18.06%) Tomcat
25 80 (17.62%) Finance
26 79 (17.40%) Java
27 75 (16.52%) 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
1 170 (37.44%) Apache
2 82 (18.06%) Tomcat
3 57 (12.56%) nginx
4 37 (8.15%) OpenStack
5 31 (6.83%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (4.41%) JBoss
7 18 (3.96%) Confluence
8 14 (3.08%) Hubot
9 10 (2.20%) Jetty
10 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.32%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.10%) Drupal
11 5 (1.10%) IIS
12 4 (0.88%) Resin
12 4 (0.88%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.66%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.66%) WildFly
14 2 (0.44%) CMS
14 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 182 (40.09%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (3.08%) IaaS
3 14 (3.08%) Slack
4 11 (2.42%) Amazon S3
4 11 (2.42%) AWS OpsWorks
5 10 (2.20%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (2.20%) SaaS
5 10 (2.20%) SoftLayer
6 9 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.88%) GitHub
10 3 (0.66%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.66%) PaaS
10 3 (0.66%) Route 53
11 2 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 104 (22.91%) DNS
2 56 (12.33%) Firewall
3 48 (10.57%) TCP/IP
4 39 (8.59%) LDAP
5 29 (6.39%) SAN
6 28 (6.17%) DHCP
7 27 (5.95%) VPN
8 22 (4.85%) Kerberos
9 21 (4.63%) SMTP
10 19 (4.19%) NAS
11 16 (3.52%) iSCSI
12 15 (3.30%) Internet
13 14 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
14 13 (2.86%) LAN
15 12 (2.64%) HTTP
16 11 (2.42%) VoIP
17 9 (1.98%) SNMP
18 8 (1.76%) SSH
18 8 (1.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (33.48%) MySQL
2 36 (7.93%) MongoDB
3 26 (5.73%) NoSQL
4 24 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (4.85%) Redis
6 21 (4.63%) Hadoop
7 19 (4.19%) SQL Server
8 18 (3.96%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (3.08%) Couchbase
10 11 (2.42%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.10%) MariaDB
12 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.66%) Big Data
14 3 (0.66%) DB2
14 3 (0.66%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.44%) Aerospike
15 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 156 (34.36%) Jenkins
2 51 (11.23%) Git (software)
3 26 (5.73%) JIRA
4 19 (4.19%) Subversion
5 13 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (2.42%) Vagrant
7 9 (1.98%) Selenium
7 9 (1.98%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.76%) Maven
9 7 (1.54%) GitLab
10 6 (1.32%) Hudson
11 5 (1.10%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.10%) Gerrit
12 4 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.66%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.66%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.66%) Gradle
14 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.44%) PHPUnit
15 1 (0.22%) Emacs
General
1 80 (17.62%) Finance
2 68 (14.98%) Law
3 32 (7.05%) Marketing
4 20 (4.41%) Retail
5 17 (3.74%) Advertising
6 15 (3.30%) Banking
7 13 (2.86%) Games
8 9 (1.98%) Publishing
8 9 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.76%) Back Office
9 8 (1.76%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.32%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.44%) Electronics
11 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Front Office
12 1 (0.22%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (36.78%) LAMP
2 49 (10.79%) Web Services
3 45 (9.91%) LEMP Stack
4 22 (4.85%) ELK Stack
5 18 (3.96%) Memcached
6 17 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (2.64%) J2EE
8 11 (2.42%) LAPP Stack
9 10 (2.20%) JMX
10 9 (1.98%) .NET
11 8 (1.76%) Java EE
11 8 (1.76%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (1.54%) boto
12 7 (1.54%) Lucene
13 5 (1.10%) Akka
13 5 (1.10%) Dropwizard
13 5 (1.10%) HornetQ
13 5 (1.10%) Node.js
13 5 (1.10%) Phusion Passenger
13 5 (1.10%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.27%) Data Centre
2 26 (5.73%) Clustering
3 23 (5.07%) Fintech
4 15 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.42%) Replication
6 8 (1.76%) Streaming Video
6 8 (1.76%) User Experience
6 8 (1.76%) Video on Demand
7 7 (1.54%) EqualLogic
7 7 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 7 (1.54%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.32%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.32%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.32%) Social Media
9 5 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.10%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 454 (100.00%) Linux
2 139 (30.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 132 (29.07%) CentOS
4 94 (20.70%) Unix
5 75 (16.52%) Ubuntu
6 73 (16.08%) Windows
7 38 (8.37%) Debian
8 28 (6.17%) Windows Server
9 20 (4.41%) SUSE
10 12 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.98%) Solaris
13 3 (0.66%) AIX
13 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.44%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (49.56%) DevOps
2 143 (31.50%) Configuration Management
3 83 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (11.89%) E-Commerce
6 40 (8.81%) Load Balancing
7 35 (7.71%) Analytics
8 31 (6.83%) High Availability
9 30 (6.61%) Open Source
10 28 (6.17%) Web Operations
11 27 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 24 (5.29%) Data Analytics
13 16 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (3.52%) ITIL
14 15 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (3.30%) Project Management
15 14 (3.08%) ChatOps
15 14 (3.08%) Security Management
16 13 (2.86%) Scrum
17 12 (2.64%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 210 (46.26%) Python
2 197 (43.39%) Bash Shell
3 159 (35.02%) Perl
4 124 (27.31%) PHP
5 89 (19.60%) Ruby
6 79 (17.40%) Java
7 33 (7.27%) Shell Script
8 29 (6.39%) SQL
9 16 (3.52%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.42%) Korn
11 8 (1.76%) C
12 7 (1.54%) C++
13 4 (0.88%) C#
14 2 (0.44%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.44%) Scala
15 1 (0.22%) AWK
15 1 (0.22%) Go
15 1 (0.22%) sed
15 1 (0.22%) VB
15 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (3.30%) Degree
2 12 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.20%) RHCE
4 9 (1.98%) CCNP
5 5 (1.10%) RHCT
6 3 (0.66%) CCNA
6 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.44%) LPIC
7 2 (0.44%) MCITP
8 1 (0.22%) MCSA
8 1 (0.22%) MCSE
8 1 (0.22%) RHCA
8 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.19%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.76%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) DICOM
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 104 (22.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 91 (20.04%) Docker
3 46 (10.13%) NFS
4 42 (9.25%) KVM
5 33 (7.27%) Active Directory
6 28 (6.17%) vSphere
7 22 (4.85%) Xen
8 18 (3.96%) Corosync
9 15 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (3.08%) Varnish
11 12 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (2.42%) iptables
13 10 (2.20%) VMware ESX
14 7 (1.54%) GlusterFS
14 7 (1.54%) Postfix
15 6 (1.32%) Snort
15 6 (1.32%) Squid
16 5 (1.10%) RHEV
17 4 (0.88%) Samba
17 4 (0.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 283 (62.33%) Puppet
2 167 (36.78%) Opscode Chef
3 152 (33.48%) Ansible
4 138 (30.40%) Nagios
5 49 (10.79%) HAProxy
6 34 (7.49%) Salt
7 27 (5.95%) Cacti
8 19 (4.19%) CFEngine
9 18 (3.96%) logstash
10 13 (2.86%) Pacemaker
11 12 (2.64%) ZABBIX
12 11 (2.42%) Rsyslog
13 10 (2.20%) Control-M
14 8 (1.76%) Kubernetes
14 8 (1.76%) OpenView
14 8 (1.76%) yum
15 7 (1.54%) BMC Marimba
15 7 (1.54%) NetBackup
16 5 (1.10%) Bacula
16 5 (1.10%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 189 (41.63%) VMware
2 171 (37.67%) Red Hat
3 60 (13.22%) Cisco
4 56 (12.33%) Rackspace
5 34 (7.49%) HP
6 33 (7.27%) Oracle
7 31 (6.83%) Microsoft
8 15 (3.30%) Google
9 13 (2.86%) Splunk
10 12 (2.64%) EMC
11 11 (2.42%) IBM
11 11 (2.42%) NetApp
11 11 (2.42%) Qualys
12 10 (2.20%) Dell
13 8 (1.76%) Citrix
13 8 (1.76%) Veeam
14 7 (1.54%) Dell Compellent
14 7 (1.54%) New Relic
15 6 (1.32%) Percona
15 6 (1.32%) SaltStack
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £48,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum with benefits & bonus
Posted: 27 days ago