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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
England / London
Rank 378 345 310
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 203 321 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.80% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 160 290 341
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Croydon +19 15 £47,500 +5.55%
City of London -10 9 £58,750 +17.50% 6
Canary Wharf - 3 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 408 (100.00%) Linux
2 221 (54.17%) Puppet
3 195 (47.79%) Bash Shell
4 154 (37.75%) Red Hat
5 147 (36.03%) Amazon AWS
6 139 (34.07%) Perl
7 138 (33.82%) Python
8 130 (31.86%) VMware
9 129 (31.62%) Apache
10 125 (30.64%) DevOps
11 121 (29.66%) MySQL
12 120 (29.41%) CentOS
13 107 (26.23%) Jenkins
13 107 (26.23%) Opscode Chef
14 100 (24.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 95 (23.28%) LAMP
16 90 (22.06%) Unix
16 90 (22.06%) Ansible
17 89 (21.81%) Windows
18 87 (21.32%) Nagios
19 85 (20.83%) Ubuntu
20 84 (20.59%) Docker
21 82 (20.10%) Configuration Management
22 75 (18.38%) Finance
23 69 (16.91%) Ruby
24 67 (16.42%) PHP
25 63 (15.44%) Tomcat
25 63 (15.44%) DNS
26 61 (14.95%) Oracle
27 57 (13.97%) Web Services

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
1 129 (31.62%) Apache
2 63 (15.44%) Tomcat
3 38 (9.31%) nginx
4 24 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (4.17%) Hubot
6 15 (3.68%) IIS
7 10 (2.45%) JBoss
7 10 (2.45%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.96%) Confluence
9 4 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.74%) CloudStack
10 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.49%) Drupal
12 1 (0.25%) CMS
12 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 147 (36.03%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.62%) SaaS
3 24 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (4.17%) Slack
4 17 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 16 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (3.19%) Amazon S3
7 10 (2.45%) Office 365
8 6 (1.47%) GitHub
8 6 (1.47%) IaaS
8 6 (1.47%) PaaS
9 5 (1.23%) Route 53
10 4 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.74%) Datadog
11 3 (0.74%) Heroku
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 63 (15.44%) DNS
2 47 (11.52%) Firewall
3 36 (8.82%) VPN
4 25 (6.13%) LDAP
5 22 (5.39%) LAN
5 22 (5.39%) SAN
6 21 (5.15%) TCP/IP
7 20 (4.90%) Asterisk PBX
8 19 (4.66%) DHCP
8 19 (4.66%) Internet
9 18 (4.41%) WAN
9 18 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (3.92%) VLAN
11 12 (2.94%) NAS
12 10 (2.45%) BGP
12 10 (2.45%) SNMP
13 9 (2.21%) iSCSI
13 9 (2.21%) OSPF
13 9 (2.21%) RIP
13 9 (2.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (29.66%) MySQL
2 29 (7.11%) NoSQL
3 23 (5.64%) MongoDB
4 21 (5.15%) SQL Server
5 19 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.68%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.19%) Redis
8 8 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.72%) Big Data
9 7 (1.72%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.47%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.23%) OrientDB
12 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.49%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.25%) Informix
14 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 107 (26.23%) Jenkins
2 31 (7.60%) JIRA
3 30 (7.35%) Subversion
4 27 (6.62%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.72%) GitLab
8 6 (1.47%) Bundler
8 6 (1.47%) Travis CI
9 3 (0.74%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.25%) Gradle
10 1 (0.25%) Hudson
10 1 (0.25%) Maven
10 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.25%) Selenium
10 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 75 (18.38%) Finance
2 49 (12.01%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.39%) Law
4 20 (4.90%) Retail
5 18 (4.41%) Games
6 17 (4.17%) Banking
7 16 (3.92%) Marketing
7 16 (3.92%) Publishing
8 7 (1.72%) Advertising
9 6 (1.47%) Online Betting
10 5 (1.23%) Back Office
11 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.49%) Electronics
13 1 (0.25%) Front Office
13 1 (0.25%) Legal
13 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (23.28%) LAMP
2 57 (13.97%) Web Services
3 29 (7.11%) LEMP Stack
4 14 (3.43%) .NET
5 12 (2.94%) Memcached
6 10 (2.45%) Ajax
6 10 (2.45%) CSS
6 10 (2.45%) HTML
6 10 (2.45%) JSF
6 10 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (2.45%) XHTML
7 6 (1.47%) Middleware
7 6 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (0.98%) Kafka
9 3 (0.74%) Apache Flex
9 3 (0.74%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (0.74%) Lucene
10 2 (0.49%) J2EE
10 2 (0.49%) OpenJDK
11 1 (0.25%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.31%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.66%) Fintech
3 11 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.72%) Replication
6 6 (1.47%) Online Gambling
6 6 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.23%) Clustering
7 5 (1.23%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.74%) Derivative
9 3 (0.74%) Equities
10 2 (0.49%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.49%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.25%) Eurex
11 1 (0.25%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 408 (100.00%) Linux
2 120 (29.41%) CentOS
3 100 (24.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 90 (22.06%) Unix
5 89 (21.81%) Windows
6 85 (20.83%) Ubuntu
7 46 (11.27%) Windows Server
8 41 (10.05%) Debian
9 29 (7.11%) SUSE
10 13 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.96%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.72%) Solaris
14 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.74%) AIX
16 1 (0.25%) Fedora
16 1 (0.25%) Gentoo
16 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (30.64%) DevOps
2 82 (20.10%) Configuration Management
3 43 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (10.29%) E-Commerce
5 40 (9.80%) Load Balancing
6 37 (9.07%) Open Source
7 36 (8.82%) Project Management
8 35 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (5.64%) ITIL
10 21 (5.15%) High Availability
11 17 (4.17%) Analytics
11 17 (4.17%) ChatOps
11 17 (4.17%) Problem Management
11 17 (4.17%) Web Operations
12 16 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (3.92%) Security Management
13 15 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (2.94%) Data Analytics
15 11 (2.70%) Continuous Deployment
16 9 (2.21%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 195 (47.79%) Bash Shell
2 139 (34.07%) Perl
3 138 (33.82%) Python
4 69 (16.91%) Ruby
5 67 (16.42%) PHP
6 56 (13.73%) SQL
7 52 (12.75%) Java
8 25 (6.13%) PowerShell
9 21 (5.15%) JavaScript
10 19 (4.66%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.45%) C#
12 6 (1.47%) C
13 4 (0.98%) C++
13 4 (0.98%) Korn
14 3 (0.74%) Go
14 3 (0.74%) R
15 2 (0.49%) AWK
15 2 (0.49%) sed
16 1 (0.25%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (3.68%) Degree
2 13 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.96%) CCNA
3 8 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.72%) MCSA
4 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.23%) LPIC
6 4 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.74%) RHCE
8 1 (0.25%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.45%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (20.59%) Docker
2 56 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.82%) Active Directory
4 30 (7.35%) Virtual Machines
5 25 (6.13%) NFS
6 19 (4.66%) Varnish
7 17 (4.17%) Xen
8 16 (3.92%) vSphere
9 13 (3.19%) XenServer
10 12 (2.94%) iptables
11 10 (2.45%) Hyper-V
11 10 (2.45%) KVM
12 9 (2.21%) VMware ESX
13 8 (1.96%) RHEV
14 7 (1.72%) VMware Server
15 6 (1.47%) Corosync
15 6 (1.47%) LXC
16 3 (0.74%) GlusterFS
16 3 (0.74%) Postfix
16 3 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 221 (54.17%) Puppet
2 107 (26.23%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (22.06%) Ansible
4 87 (21.32%) Nagios
5 22 (5.39%) Control-M
5 22 (5.39%) OpenView
6 19 (4.66%) Cacti
7 10 (2.45%) Cobbler
7 10 (2.45%) Terraform
8 9 (2.21%) logstash
8 9 (2.21%) Salt
8 9 (2.21%) ZABBIX
9 8 (1.96%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.72%) HAProxy
10 7 (1.72%) Icinga
10 7 (1.72%) Kubernetes
11 6 (1.47%) BMC Marimba
11 6 (1.47%) Pacemaker
11 6 (1.47%) Rsyslog
12 5 (1.23%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 154 (37.75%) Red Hat
2 130 (31.86%) VMware
3 61 (14.95%) Oracle
4 33 (8.09%) HP
5 29 (7.11%) Cisco
6 26 (6.37%) Microsoft
7 18 (4.41%) Rackspace
8 15 (3.68%) Splunk
9 11 (2.70%) EMC
9 11 (2.70%) IBM
10 10 (2.45%) Citrix
10 10 (2.45%) SaltStack
11 8 (1.96%) 3PAR
12 7 (1.72%) Atlassian
13 6 (1.47%) Dell
13 6 (1.47%) Dell Compellent
13 6 (1.47%) EqualLogic
13 6 (1.47%) Juniper
13 6 (1.47%) Qualys
13 6 (1.47%) Veeam
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + GOOD Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £38k - 40k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago