The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 819 856 848
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 63 75 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.073% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.076% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 101
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -16.66%
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86273 98484 101752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72683 82842 83044
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in England

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
London +46 36 £55,000 - 5
South East +50 20 £55,000 +37.50%
East of England +16 3 £70,000 +27.27%
West Midlands -8 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Senior Linux 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 England region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 140 (100.00%) Linux
2 74 (52.86%) Bash Shell
3 66 (47.14%) Python
4 62 (44.29%) Red Hat
5 61 (43.57%) Puppet
6 58 (41.43%) VMware
7 56 (40.00%) CentOS
8 52 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (36.43%) MySQL
10 46 (32.86%) Nagios
11 45 (32.14%) LAMP
12 43 (30.71%) Perl
13 42 (30.00%) Unix
14 41 (29.29%) DNS
15 40 (28.57%) PHP
16 39 (27.86%) Ruby
17 37 (26.43%) Windows
17 37 (26.43%) Apache
17 37 (26.43%) DevOps
18 35 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (24.29%) nginx
20 33 (23.57%) Jenkins
21 32 (22.86%) Cisco
22 30 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
23 29 (20.71%) Opscode Chef
24 28 (20.00%) LDAP
25 25 (17.86%) NFS
25 25 (17.86%) Configuration Management
25 25 (17.86%) HAProxy
25 25 (17.86%) Ansible

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 37 (26.43%) Apache
2 34 (24.29%) nginx
3 21 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 16 (11.43%) Hubot
5 7 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.29%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.57%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.86%) Drupal
8 4 (2.86%) JBoss
8 4 (2.86%) Resin
8 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.86%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.71%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.71%) CMS
10 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (14.29%) SaaS
3 16 (11.43%) Slack
4 7 (5.00%) GitHub
5 6 (4.29%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.71%) IaaS
8 1 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.29%) DNS
2 28 (20.00%) LDAP
3 19 (13.57%) Firewall
3 19 (13.57%) Kerberos
3 19 (13.57%) TCP/IP
4 17 (12.14%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (10.00%) Internet
6 12 (8.57%) SAN
7 10 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
7 10 (7.14%) VPN
8 7 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (4.29%) BGP
9 6 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (4.29%) DHCP
9 6 (4.29%) LAN
9 6 (4.29%) OSPF
10 5 (3.57%) IGMP
10 5 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.57%) RIP
10 5 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.43%) MySQL
2 16 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.14%) Redis
4 7 (5.00%) MariaDB
4 7 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.14%) DB2
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.71%) Big Data
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (23.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.71%) Subversion
3 6 (4.29%) GitLab
4 4 (2.86%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.14%) Gradle
5 3 (2.14%) Maven
6 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (11.43%) Retail
2 11 (7.86%) Finance
2 11 (7.86%) Marketing
3 3 (2.14%) Games
3 3 (2.14%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Automotive
4 1 (0.71%) Back Office
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) German Language
4 1 (0.71%) Law
4 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.14%) LAMP
2 21 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
3 18 (12.86%) Web Services
4 10 (7.14%) Memcached
5 7 (5.00%) OpenVZ
6 4 (2.86%) ELK Stack
6 4 (2.86%) REST
7 3 (2.14%) SOAP
8 1 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.71%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.71%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.86%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.43%) Fintech
4 6 (4.29%) Clustering
4 6 (4.29%) EMC VNX
5 5 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.86%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.14%) AS400
7 3 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.43%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.43%) HP Superdome
8 2 (1.43%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) iPad
9 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (40.00%) CentOS
3 52 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (30.00%) Unix
5 37 (26.43%) Windows
6 14 (10.00%) Debian
7 11 (7.86%) Ubuntu
7 11 (7.86%) Windows Server
8 9 (6.43%) Solaris
8 9 (6.43%) SUSE
9 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.14%) HPUX
10 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.14%) zOS
11 2 (1.43%) AIX
11 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.71%) Fedora
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.43%) DevOps
2 25 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 23 (16.43%) E-Commerce
4 16 (11.43%) ChatOps
5 15 (10.71%) ITIL
6 13 (9.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (7.86%) High Availability
8 10 (7.14%) Migration
9 8 (5.71%) Load Balancing
10 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.29%) Capacity Management
11 6 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (4.29%) ITSM
12 5 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.57%) Business Continuity
12 5 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 5 (3.57%) Service Management
13 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (2.86%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.86%) Bash Shell
2 66 (47.14%) Python
3 43 (30.71%) Perl
4 40 (28.57%) PHP
5 39 (27.86%) Ruby
6 22 (15.71%) Java
7 15 (10.71%) PowerShell
8 12 (8.57%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.71%) SQL
10 4 (2.86%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.71%) Korn
11 1 (0.71%) VB
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.57%) CCNA
4 3 (2.14%) CCNP
4 3 (2.14%) MCITP
4 3 (2.14%) MCSA
4 3 (2.14%) MCSE
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.71%) CCDE
5 1 (0.71%) CCIE
5 1 (0.71%) CCSP
5 1 (0.71%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (17.86%) NFS
3 20 (14.29%) Docker
4 16 (11.43%) vSphere
5 13 (9.29%) KVM
6 11 (7.86%) Active Directory
6 11 (7.86%) Corosync
7 10 (7.14%) GlusterFS
7 10 (7.14%) iptables
7 10 (7.14%) Squid
8 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 7 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.14%) vCloud
10 3 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (2.14%) XenServer
11 2 (1.43%) Postfix
11 2 (1.43%) Xen
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 61 (43.57%) Puppet
2 46 (32.86%) Nagios
3 29 (20.71%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (17.86%) Ansible
4 25 (17.86%) HAProxy
5 17 (12.14%) logstash
6 11 (7.86%) Pacemaker
6 11 (7.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 8 (5.71%) Cacti
8 7 (5.00%) WSUS
9 6 (4.29%) NetBackup
9 6 (4.29%) SCCM
10 5 (3.57%) Check_MK
10 5 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (2.86%) Cobbler
11 4 (2.86%) OSSEC
11 4 (2.86%) SELinux
12 2 (1.43%) Munin
12 2 (1.43%) Salt
13 1 (0.71%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 62 (44.29%) Red Hat
2 58 (41.43%) VMware
3 32 (22.86%) Cisco
4 23 (16.43%) EMC
5 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.29%) Citrix
6 6 (4.29%) Qualys
7 5 (3.57%) IBM
7 5 (3.57%) Oracle
7 5 (3.57%) Percona
8 4 (2.86%) ANSYS
8 4 (2.86%) ATG
9 3 (2.14%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.14%) HP
9 3 (2.14%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.43%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.43%) Veritas
11 1 (0.71%) Juniper
11 1 (0.71%) NetApp
11 1 (0.71%) Symantec
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago