The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 312 329 327
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.054% 0.050% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.054% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £61,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10338 11140 11245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.61% 93.00% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8907 9635 10307
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator across the City of London region.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
5 2 (28.57%) KVM
5 2 (28.57%) Debian
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Debian
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) SELinux
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Tcl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 1 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas