The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 808 807 780
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 58 94 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.086% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.091% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 39 90 75
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% +26.21%
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
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 29 £55,000 - 2
East of England +6 10 £55,000 +3.77% 1
South East +4 9 £70,000 +30.23% 3
North West +3 6 £43,500 +2.35% 1
South West - 2 £51,250 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (48.54%) Red Hat
3 47 (45.63%) MySQL
4 42 (40.78%) CentOS
5 40 (38.83%) Oracle
6 39 (37.86%) Puppet
7 37 (35.92%) Apache
7 37 (35.92%) DNS
8 35 (33.98%) Bash Shell
8 35 (33.98%) DevOps
9 34 (33.01%) E-Commerce
10 30 (29.13%) Tomcat
10 30 (29.13%) UNIX
10 30 (29.13%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (28.16%) Games
12 28 (27.18%) Finance
12 28 (27.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 27 (26.21%) Java
14 26 (25.24%) Python
14 26 (25.24%) Ubuntu
15 24 (23.30%) VMware
16 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (22.33%) Perl
17 22 (21.36%) Ruby
18 20 (19.42%) SQL
19 19 (18.45%) PostgreSQL
19 19 (18.45%) Service Delivery
19 19 (18.45%) Telecoms
19 19 (18.45%) CMS
20 18 (17.48%) Online Games

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 37 (35.92%) Apache
2 30 (29.13%) Tomcat
3 19 (18.45%) CMS
4 18 (17.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 12 (11.65%) nginx
6 10 (9.71%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (6.80%) JBoss
8 2 (1.94%) IIS
8 2 (1.94%) Drupal
9 1 (0.97%) Confluence
9 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.97%) PaaS
4 1 (0.97%) IaaS
4 1 (0.97%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (35.92%) DNS
2 18 (17.48%) DHCP
2 18 (17.48%) HTTP
3 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.71%) LDAP
4 9 (8.74%) Firewall
5 7 (6.80%) SAN
6 6 (5.83%) VPN
7 5 (4.85%) Internet
8 4 (3.88%) SSH
9 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.94%) SMTP
11 1 (0.97%) NAS
11 1 (0.97%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.97%) FTP
11 1 (0.97%) GSM
11 1 (0.97%) PBX
11 1 (0.97%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (45.63%) MySQL
2 19 (18.45%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (11.65%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.85%) Redis
5 5 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.97%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
1 18 (17.48%) Jenkins
2 11 (10.68%) Hudson
2 11 (10.68%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) JIRA
3 1 (0.97%) Selenium
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (28.16%) Games
2 28 (27.18%) Finance
3 19 (18.45%) Telecoms
4 18 (17.48%) Online Betting
5 13 (12.62%) Banking
6 11 (10.68%) Retail
7 10 (9.71%) Publishing
8 2 (1.94%) Marketing
9 1 (0.97%) Electronics
9 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) LAMP
2 4 (3.88%) Web Services
3 3 (2.91%) XML
3 3 (2.91%) JSON
3 3 (2.91%) CSS
4 2 (1.94%) Memcached
4 2 (1.94%) .NET
4 2 (1.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.97%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.97%) Sensu
5 1 (0.97%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Online Games
2 13 (12.62%) Clustering
3 10 (9.71%) HACMP
4 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.85%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.97%) DTV
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (40.78%) CentOS
3 30 (29.13%) UNIX
4 28 (27.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (25.24%) Ubuntu
6 18 (17.48%) Solaris
7 13 (12.62%) Debian
7 13 (12.62%) Windows
8 11 (10.68%) AIX
9 5 (4.85%) Android
9 5 (4.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.94%) HPUX
11 1 (0.97%) VMS
11 1 (0.97%) SUSE
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) DevOps
2 34 (33.01%) E-Commerce
3 19 (18.45%) Service Delivery
4 12 (11.65%) Change Management
4 12 (11.65%) ITIL
5 10 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.80%) Open Source
8 6 (5.83%) Migration
8 6 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.85%) Time Management
10 4 (3.88%) Scrum
11 3 (2.91%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.91%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.91%) Data Centre Operations
12 2 (1.94%) Server Building
12 2 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (1.94%) Change Control
12 2 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.98%) Bash Shell
2 27 (26.21%) Java
3 26 (25.24%) Python
4 23 (22.33%) Perl
5 22 (21.36%) Ruby
6 20 (19.42%) SQL
7 13 (12.62%) PHP
8 10 (9.71%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.85%) Scala
10 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.94%) AWK
11 2 (1.94%) Korn
11 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.94%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.94%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.94%) CCNA
2 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.97%) RHCE
3 1 (0.97%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.91%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.68%) Docker
3 10 (9.71%) Varnish
3 10 (9.71%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.85%) XenApp
5 3 (2.91%) vSphere
5 3 (2.91%) NFS
5 3 (2.91%) Samba
5 3 (2.91%) KVM
6 2 (1.94%) Xen
6 2 (1.94%) Gluster
6 2 (1.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.97%) Squid
7 1 (0.97%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.97%) RHEV
7 1 (0.97%) oVirt
7 1 (0.97%) GFS2
7 1 (0.97%) iptables
Systems Management
1 39 (37.86%) Puppet
2 30 (29.13%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (13.59%) Nagios
4 10 (9.71%) Data Guard
5 7 (6.80%) logstash
6 6 (5.83%) Pingdom
6 6 (5.83%) HAProxy
6 6 (5.83%) Graphite
7 5 (4.85%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.88%) BladeLogic
8 4 (3.88%) Ansible
9 3 (2.91%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (1.94%) Salt
10 2 (1.94%) Unicenter
10 2 (1.94%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.97%) Cacti
11 1 (0.97%) SCCM
11 1 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.97%) Graylog
11 1 (0.97%) Opsview
Vendors
1 50 (48.54%) Red Hat
2 40 (38.83%) Oracle
3 24 (23.30%) VMware
4 16 (15.53%) Cisco
5 15 (14.56%) HP
6 7 (6.80%) IBM
6 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.85%) Google
7 5 (4.85%) Citrix
8 3 (2.91%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.94%) EMC
9 2 (1.94%) Veritas
9 2 (1.94%) Sun
9 2 (1.94%) Sybase
9 2 (1.94%) Symantec
9 2 (1.94%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.94%) New Relic
10 1 (0.97%) Perforce
10 1 (0.97%) SAP
10 1 (0.97%) Dell
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