The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -7.82%
Senior Linux Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1463 1445 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.66% 96.33% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 956 962 720
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) AIX
4 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 5 (45.45%) HACMP
4 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Data Guard
4 5 (45.45%) Retail
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (45.45%) Clustering
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) Nagios
6 3 (27.27%) Replication
6 3 (27.27%) Dell
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
6 3 (27.27%) EqualLogic
6 3 (27.27%) Puppet

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
1 3 (27.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) HACMP
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) EqualLogic
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Data Guard
2 3 (27.27%) Cacti
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Check_MK
2 3 (27.27%) Nagios
2 3 (27.27%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Dell
3 3 (27.27%) Veeam
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Sun
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago