The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 779 739 798
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 108 115 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 106 99 82
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+28.65% -13.68%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107389 99686 111626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 87952 83910 96377
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -38 68 £60,000 +14.28% 8
South East -7 25 £42,500 -10.05% 4
East of England 0 13 £53,000 +6.53% 3
North West -8 1 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Linux
2 121 (60.20%) Puppet
3 102 (50.75%) Red Hat
4 96 (47.76%) Apache
5 88 (43.78%) Ubuntu
6 87 (43.28%) MySQL
6 87 (43.28%) Opscode Chef
7 75 (37.31%) Python
8 74 (36.82%) CentOS
9 69 (34.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 69 (34.33%) Ruby
10 68 (33.83%) Debian
11 60 (29.85%) Amazon AWS
12 56 (27.86%) Java
13 53 (26.37%) PHP
13 53 (26.37%) nginx
14 52 (25.87%) Bash Shell
15 47 (23.38%) HTTP
16 46 (22.89%) DNS
16 46 (22.89%) Games
17 45 (22.39%) E-Commerce
18 44 (21.89%) Firewall
19 43 (21.39%) Perl
19 43 (21.39%) Redis
20 42 (20.90%) UNIX
21 41 (20.40%) VMware
22 39 (19.40%) Git (software)
23 34 (16.92%) Solaris
24 33 (16.42%) Jenkins
25 32 (15.92%) Web Services

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 96 (47.76%) Apache
2 53 (26.37%) nginx
3 31 (15.42%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (14.93%) Tomcat
5 15 (7.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 15 (7.46%) CMS
6 10 (4.98%) Node.js
7 6 (2.99%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (5.97%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 60 (29.85%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.96%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (6.97%) Amazon S3
3 14 (6.97%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (5.97%) Joyent
5 8 (3.98%) GitHub
5 8 (3.98%) SaaS
6 2 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.50%) Route 53
7 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 47 (23.38%) HTTP
2 46 (22.89%) DNS
3 44 (21.89%) Firewall
4 21 (10.45%) LDAP
5 16 (7.96%) VPN
6 15 (7.46%) TCP/IP
6 15 (7.46%) DHCP
7 14 (6.97%) SAN
8 13 (6.47%) VoIP
9 12 (5.97%) VRRP
9 12 (5.97%) VLAN
10 11 (5.47%) NAS
11 10 (4.98%) iSCSI
12 9 (4.48%) SMTP
12 9 (4.48%) SSL
13 6 (2.99%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (1.99%) Kerberos
15 3 (1.49%) Ethernet
15 3 (1.49%) Internet
16 2 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (43.28%) MySQL
2 43 (21.39%) Redis
3 28 (13.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 28 (13.93%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (12.44%) MongoDB
5 23 (11.44%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.99%) Big Data
7 2 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 33 (16.42%) Jenkins
3 21 (10.45%) Subversion
4 6 (2.99%) JIRA
4 6 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.99%) FishEye
5 4 (1.99%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.50%) JUnit
General
1 46 (22.89%) Games
2 28 (13.93%) Finance
3 16 (7.96%) Telecoms
4 15 (7.46%) Online Betting
5 8 (3.98%) Retail
6 4 (1.99%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.92%) Web Services
2 15 (7.46%) LAMP
3 13 (6.47%) Django
4 12 (5.97%) JSON
4 12 (5.97%) XML
4 12 (5.97%) .NET
4 12 (5.97%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.97%) CSS
5 11 (5.47%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (2.49%) Lucene
8 4 (1.99%) Sphinx
9 1 (0.50%) Spring
9 1 (0.50%) OSGi
9 1 (0.50%) SOAP
9 1 (0.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Open Source
2 20 (9.95%) Online Games
3 16 (7.96%) Social Media
4 13 (6.47%) Digital Media
5 11 (5.47%) Clustering
6 10 (4.98%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.98%) Blog
8 6 (2.99%) Replication
9 3 (1.49%) iPad
10 2 (1.00%) Firmware
11 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 201 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (43.78%) Ubuntu
3 74 (36.82%) CentOS
4 69 (34.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 68 (33.83%) Debian
6 42 (20.90%) UNIX
7 34 (16.92%) Solaris
8 24 (11.94%) Windows
9 20 (9.95%) Android
9 20 (9.95%) Apple iOS
10 11 (5.47%) FreeBSD
11 6 (2.99%) AIX
12 5 (2.49%) SUSE
13 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.99%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.39%) E-Commerce
2 18 (8.96%) Load Balancing
3 15 (7.46%) Service Delivery
3 15 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (5.97%) Build Automation
4 12 (5.97%) Analytics
4 12 (5.97%) Low Latency
4 12 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (5.97%) Release Management
5 10 (4.98%) Scrum
6 9 (4.48%) ITIL
7 8 (3.98%) B2B
7 8 (3.98%) User Experience Design
8 7 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.49%) Incident Management
11 4 (1.99%) Configuration Management
11 4 (1.99%) Social Media Monitoring
12 3 (1.49%) Supplier Management
13 2 (1.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (37.31%) Python
2 69 (34.33%) Ruby
3 56 (27.86%) Java
4 53 (26.37%) PHP
5 52 (25.87%) Bash Shell
6 43 (21.39%) Perl
7 30 (14.93%) Shell Script
8 23 (11.44%) SQL
9 20 (9.95%) Scala
10 13 (6.47%) Bourne shell
11 12 (5.97%) JavaScript
12 6 (2.99%) Clojure
13 5 (2.49%) AWK
14 3 (1.49%) C++
15 2 (1.00%) Korn
16 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (3.98%) RHCE
1 8 (3.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.47%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (12.94%) Xen
2 21 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.45%) KVM
3 13 (6.47%) NFS
4 10 (4.98%) XenServer
5 8 (3.98%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.49%) OpenSSH
7 3 (1.49%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.00%) Postfix
8 2 (1.00%) vSphere
9 1 (0.50%) Varnish
9 1 (0.50%) qmail
9 1 (0.50%) Samba
9 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 121 (60.20%) Puppet
2 87 (43.28%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (11.94%) Nagios
4 12 (5.97%) HAProxy
5 11 (5.47%) ZABBIX
6 10 (4.98%) CFEngine
7 7 (3.48%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (2.49%) Cacti
9 1 (0.50%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.50%) OMEGAMON
9 1 (0.50%) Ansible
9 1 (0.50%) Scalr
Vendors
1 102 (50.75%) Red Hat
2 41 (20.40%) VMware
3 28 (13.93%) Oracle
4 14 (6.97%) Rackspace
5 11 (5.47%) JBoss
6 10 (4.98%) Citrix
7 9 (4.48%) Twitter
8 8 (3.98%) Facebook
8 8 (3.98%) Cisco
9 7 (3.48%) HP
10 6 (2.99%) Percona
11 5 (2.49%) Novell
11 5 (2.49%) Veritas
12 4 (1.99%) Splunk
12 4 (1.99%) Microsoft
13 3 (1.49%) Zend
14 2 (1.00%) IBM
15 1 (0.50%) BMC
Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + great bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Share options, pension, vouchers
Posted: 26 days ago