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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 787 768 788
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 94 87 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.085% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.091% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 90 75 83
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £41,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+26.21% -15.89%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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 -42 69 £55,000 - 7
South East +10 10 £53,750 -18.86%
East of England -11 10 £53,000 +0.95% 3
North East -2 2 £37,750 -5.62%
North West -2 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Yorkshire -38 1 £28,500 -50.43% 2
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Linux
2 121 (59.90%) Puppet
3 102 (50.50%) MySQL
4 98 (48.51%) Ubuntu
5 93 (46.04%) Red Hat
6 91 (45.05%) CentOS
7 86 (42.57%) Apache
8 80 (39.60%) Opscode Chef
9 75 (37.13%) DevOps
10 73 (36.14%) Python
11 71 (35.15%) Debian
11 71 (35.15%) Amazon AWS
12 65 (32.18%) Java
13 62 (30.69%) HTTP
13 62 (30.69%) DNS
14 54 (26.73%) Ruby
14 54 (26.73%) Redis
15 53 (26.24%) nginx
16 51 (25.25%) Perl
17 50 (24.75%) Games
18 44 (21.78%) Bash Shell
19 43 (21.29%) Jenkins
19 43 (21.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 42 (20.79%) VMware
21 41 (20.30%) Nagios
22 40 (19.80%) PHP
22 40 (19.80%) E-Commerce
23 39 (19.31%) SQL
23 39 (19.31%) Web Services
24 37 (18.32%) Firewall

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 86 (42.57%) Apache
2 53 (26.24%) nginx
3 25 (12.38%) Tomcat
3 25 (12.38%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (9.41%) CMS
5 18 (8.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (6.93%) Node.js
7 1 (0.50%) IIS
7 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Summit
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (35.15%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.93%) SaaS
3 7 (3.47%) Joyent
3 7 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.48%) GitHub
5 4 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 62 (30.69%) HTTP
1 62 (30.69%) DNS
2 37 (18.32%) Firewall
3 23 (11.39%) DHCP
4 22 (10.89%) TCP/IP
5 19 (9.41%) LDAP
6 18 (8.91%) SSH
7 17 (8.42%) SSL
8 16 (7.92%) SAN
8 16 (7.92%) VPN
9 12 (5.94%) SMTP
10 11 (5.45%) NAS
10 11 (5.45%) HTTPS
11 9 (4.46%) VLAN
12 6 (2.97%) SNMP
13 5 (2.48%) WAN
13 5 (2.48%) LAN
13 5 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.98%) Internet
14 4 (1.98%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (50.50%) MySQL
2 54 (26.73%) Redis
3 36 (17.82%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (14.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 23 (11.39%) NoSQL
6 20 (9.90%) MongoDB
7 17 (8.42%) Big Data
8 4 (1.98%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 43 (21.29%) Jenkins
2 28 (13.86%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.44%) Mercurial
4 5 (2.48%) Subversion
5 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.50%) JIRA
5 1 (0.50%) FishEye
General
1 50 (24.75%) Games
2 25 (12.38%) Finance
3 20 (9.90%) Telecoms
4 18 (8.91%) Online Betting
5 5 (2.48%) Retail
6 4 (1.98%) Advertising
6 4 (1.98%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.31%) Web Services
2 32 (15.84%) LAMP
3 13 (6.44%) Django
3 13 (6.44%) Sphinx
4 10 (4.95%) XML
5 9 (4.46%) JSON
5 9 (4.46%) CSS
6 4 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (1.49%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.49%) .NET
7 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.99%) SOAP
9 1 (0.50%) HTML
9 1 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.50%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.88%) Online Games
2 16 (7.92%) Social Media
3 14 (6.93%) Replication
3 14 (6.93%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.44%) Clustering
5 10 (4.95%) Open Source
6 5 (2.48%) Blog
7 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.50%) DTV
10 1 (0.50%) Equities
10 1 (0.50%) iPad
10 1 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 202 (100.00%) Linux
2 98 (48.51%) Ubuntu
3 91 (45.05%) CentOS
4 71 (35.15%) Debian
5 43 (21.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (13.37%) UNIX
7 24 (11.88%) Apple iOS
7 24 (11.88%) Android
7 24 (11.88%) Solaris
8 23 (11.39%) Windows
9 15 (7.43%) FreeBSD
10 13 (6.44%) OpenBSD
11 2 (0.99%) AIX
12 1 (0.50%) HPUX
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.13%) DevOps
2 40 (19.80%) E-Commerce
3 32 (15.84%) Load Balancing
4 19 (9.41%) Service Delivery
5 18 (8.91%) Configuration Management
6 15 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (5.45%) Analytics
7 11 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (4.46%) Build Automation
9 7 (3.47%) B2B
10 6 (2.97%) Scrum
11 5 (2.48%) Project Management
11 5 (2.48%) User Experience Design
11 5 (2.48%) Social Media Monitoring
12 4 (1.98%) Release Management
13 3 (1.49%) Risk Management
13 3 (1.49%) Low Latency
14 2 (0.99%) Web Development
14 2 (0.99%) Disaster Recovery
15 1 (0.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 73 (36.14%) Python
2 65 (32.18%) Java
3 54 (26.73%) Ruby
4 51 (25.25%) Perl
5 44 (21.78%) Bash Shell
6 40 (19.80%) PHP
7 39 (19.31%) SQL
8 24 (11.88%) Scala
9 13 (6.44%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.46%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.47%) AWK
12 2 (0.99%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.99%) C++
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) Clojure
13 1 (0.50%) Korn
13 1 (0.50%) sed
13 1 (0.50%) Golang
Qualifications
1 12 (5.94%) Degree
2 4 (1.98%) PhD
3 3 (1.49%) RHCE
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.43%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (14.85%) Xen
3 15 (7.43%) KVM
4 11 (5.45%) XenServer
5 5 (2.48%) vSphere
6 4 (1.98%) NFS
7 3 (1.49%) Docker
8 2 (0.99%) Postfix
8 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.50%) Samba
9 1 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 121 (59.90%) Puppet
2 80 (39.60%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (20.30%) Nagios
4 24 (11.88%) logstash
5 15 (7.43%) Cacti
6 11 (5.45%) Ansible
6 11 (5.45%) Salt
7 10 (4.95%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.49%) SCOM
8 3 (1.49%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.99%) Opsview
9 2 (0.99%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.99%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.50%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.50%) Scalr
Vendors
1 93 (46.04%) Red Hat
2 42 (20.79%) VMware
3 29 (14.36%) Oracle
4 12 (5.94%) Citrix
4 12 (5.94%) Rackspace
5 7 (3.47%) Cisco
6 5 (2.48%) Facebook
6 5 (2.48%) Twitter
7 4 (1.98%) JBoss
8 3 (1.49%) Sun
8 3 (1.49%) Percona
9 2 (0.99%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.99%) Zend
9 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.99%) HP
10 1 (0.50%) SAP
10 1 (0.50%) Veritas
10 1 (0.50%) Infor
10 1 (0.50%) Splunk
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum c£40k
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago