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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 836 847 839
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 60 83 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.086% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 115
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+26.43% -17.14%
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
88317 96662 103275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.36% 96.21% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75019 81021 84081
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 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
London +36 41 £55,000 - 6
South East +23 13 £55,000 -21.42% 4
East of England +23 2 £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 30 August 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (54.96%) Bash Shell
3 67 (51.15%) Red Hat
4 61 (46.56%) Puppet
5 59 (45.04%) Python
6 57 (43.51%) CentOS
7 56 (42.75%) VMware
8 52 (39.69%) Nagios
9 51 (38.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 49 (37.40%) MySQL
11 47 (35.88%) LAMP
12 42 (32.06%) Unix
13 41 (31.30%) PHP
14 40 (30.53%) DNS
14 40 (30.53%) DevOps
15 37 (28.24%) Perl
15 37 (28.24%) Apache
16 36 (27.48%) nginx
16 36 (27.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (25.19%) Ruby
17 33 (25.19%) Cisco
18 32 (24.43%) Jenkins
19 30 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
19 30 (22.90%) Windows
20 28 (21.37%) LDAP
20 28 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
21 27 (20.61%) HAProxy
22 26 (19.85%) Ansible
23 23 (17.56%) EMC
23 23 (17.56%) Configuration Management

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 (28.24%) Apache
2 36 (27.48%) nginx
3 22 (16.79%) Tomcat
4 14 (10.69%) Hubot
5 9 (6.87%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (5.34%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.05%) Drupal
7 4 (3.05%) JBoss
7 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.05%) Resin
7 4 (3.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.76%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.76%) CMS
9 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.50%) SaaS
3 14 (10.69%) Slack
4 7 (5.34%) GitHub
5 6 (4.58%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.76%) IaaS
8 1 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (30.53%) DNS
2 28 (21.37%) LDAP
3 20 (15.27%) Firewall
4 19 (14.50%) Kerberos
4 19 (14.50%) TCP/IP
5 17 (12.98%) Internet
6 14 (10.69%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (9.92%) SAN
8 10 (7.63%) Asterisk PBX
9 9 (6.87%) VPN
10 7 (5.34%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (4.58%) iSCSI
11 6 (4.58%) LAN
12 5 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.82%) DHCP
12 5 (3.82%) SSL
12 5 (3.82%) VLAN
13 4 (3.05%) HTTP
13 4 (3.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.40%) MySQL
2 17 (12.98%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.40%) Redis
4 7 (5.34%) MariaDB
5 6 (4.58%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.29%) DB2
8 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.76%) Big Data
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (24.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.11%) Subversion
3 7 (5.34%) GitLab
4 5 (3.82%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.29%) Gradle
5 3 (2.29%) Maven
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (10.69%) Retail
2 11 (8.40%) Finance
3 10 (7.63%) Marketing
4 4 (3.05%) Games
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) German Language
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (35.88%) LAMP
2 19 (14.50%) LEMP Stack
3 14 (10.69%) Web Services
4 10 (7.63%) Memcached
5 7 (5.34%) OpenVZ
6 5 (3.82%) ELK Stack
7 4 (3.05%) REST
8 3 (2.29%) SOAP
9 2 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.76%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.76%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.87%) Fintech
3 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.58%) EMC VNX
3 6 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.05%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.29%) Clustering
5 3 (2.29%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.76%) AS400
7 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (43.51%) CentOS
3 51 (38.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (32.06%) Unix
5 30 (22.90%) Windows
6 17 (12.98%) Debian
7 14 (10.69%) Ubuntu
8 12 (9.16%) SUSE
9 11 (8.40%) Solaris
10 8 (6.11%) Windows Server
11 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.29%) HPUX
12 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.53%) AIX
13 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.76%) Fedora
14 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) DevOps
2 23 (17.56%) Configuration Management
3 20 (15.27%) E-Commerce
4 14 (10.69%) ChatOps
5 11 (8.40%) ITIL
6 10 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.63%) Migration
7 9 (6.87%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.34%) High Availability
8 7 (5.34%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.58%) Open Source
10 5 (3.82%) Service Management
11 4 (3.05%) ITSM
11 4 (3.05%) Password Management
12 3 (2.29%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (2.29%) Business Continuity
12 3 (2.29%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.96%) Bash Shell
2 59 (45.04%) Python
3 41 (31.30%) PHP
4 37 (28.24%) Perl
5 33 (25.19%) Ruby
6 21 (16.03%) Java
7 14 (10.69%) PowerShell
8 13 (9.92%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.34%) SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Korn
10 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (4.58%) Degree
1 6 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.82%) CCNA
3 3 (2.29%) CCNP
3 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.53%) MCITP
4 2 (1.53%) MCSA
4 2 (1.53%) MCSE
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) CCDE
5 1 (0.76%) CCIE
5 1 (0.76%) CCSP
5 1 (0.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) SLA
3 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (27.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (16.79%) NFS
3 18 (13.74%) Docker
4 15 (11.45%) vSphere
5 13 (9.92%) KVM
5 13 (9.92%) Squid
6 11 (8.40%) Corosync
7 10 (7.63%) Active Directory
7 10 (7.63%) GlusterFS
8 8 (6.11%) iptables
8 8 (6.11%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (5.34%) Hyper-V
10 5 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (3.82%) VMware ESX
11 3 (2.29%) vCloud
11 3 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.29%) Xen
11 3 (2.29%) XenServer
12 2 (1.53%) Postfix
13 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 61 (46.56%) Puppet
2 52 (39.69%) Nagios
3 30 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (20.61%) HAProxy
5 26 (19.85%) Ansible
6 17 (12.98%) logstash
7 11 (8.40%) Pacemaker
7 11 (8.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 8 (6.11%) Cacti
9 7 (5.34%) WSUS
10 6 (4.58%) NetBackup
10 6 (4.58%) SCCM
11 5 (3.82%) Check_MK
12 4 (3.05%) Cobbler
12 4 (3.05%) OSSEC
12 4 (3.05%) SELinux
13 2 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
13 2 (1.53%) Salt
14 1 (0.76%) Graphite
14 1 (0.76%) Icinga
Vendors
1 67 (51.15%) Red Hat
2 56 (42.75%) VMware
3 33 (25.19%) Cisco
4 23 (17.56%) EMC
5 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.58%) Citrix
6 6 (4.58%) Qualys
7 5 (3.82%) IBM
7 5 (3.82%) Oracle
7 5 (3.82%) Percona
8 4 (3.05%) ATG
8 4 (3.05%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.29%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.29%) HP
10 2 (1.53%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.53%) F5
10 2 (1.53%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.53%) Veritas
11 1 (0.76%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.76%) Vyatta
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £53000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £41,000 to £57,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago