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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 776 770 784
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 98 88 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.086% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.091% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 93 76 76
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 £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102910 96371 105386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.37% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85046 80974 91182
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 11 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
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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 -24 69 £55,000 - 3
East of England +2 13 £53,000 +0.95%
South East -9 12 £53,750 -10.41% 1
North East -9 2 £37,750 -5.62%
North West 0 1 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Yorkshire -40 1 £28,500 -
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 203 (100.00%) Linux
2 124 (61.08%) Puppet
3 100 (49.26%) MySQL
4 97 (47.78%) Red Hat
5 95 (46.80%) Ubuntu
6 94 (46.31%) CentOS
7 92 (45.32%) Apache
8 80 (39.41%) Opscode Chef
9 73 (35.96%) Python
10 72 (35.47%) DevOps
11 69 (33.99%) Amazon AWS
11 69 (33.99%) Debian
12 65 (32.02%) Java
13 63 (31.03%) HTTP
14 61 (30.05%) DNS
15 54 (26.60%) Ruby
16 53 (26.11%) nginx
16 53 (26.11%) Perl
17 51 (25.12%) Redis
18 49 (24.14%) Games
19 45 (22.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 45 (22.17%) Bash Shell
20 44 (21.67%) E-Commerce
21 43 (21.18%) PHP
22 42 (20.69%) VMware
23 40 (19.70%) Nagios
23 40 (19.70%) Firewall
23 40 (19.70%) Jenkins
24 38 (18.72%) SQL
25 37 (18.23%) Web Services

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 92 (45.32%) Apache
2 53 (26.11%) nginx
3 29 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 24 (11.82%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (9.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 19 (9.36%) CMS
6 13 (6.40%) Node.js
7 2 (0.99%) Confluence
8 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Summit
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (33.99%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.39%) SaaS
3 8 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.94%) Joyent
4 6 (2.96%) GitHub
5 5 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.97%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.49%) Route 53
8 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 63 (31.03%) HTTP
2 61 (30.05%) DNS
3 40 (19.70%) Firewall
4 26 (12.81%) TCP/IP
5 23 (11.33%) DHCP
6 21 (10.34%) LDAP
7 20 (9.85%) SAN
8 18 (8.87%) SSL
9 17 (8.37%) SSH
10 15 (7.39%) NAS
10 15 (7.39%) VPN
11 13 (6.40%) SMTP
12 10 (4.93%) HTTPS
13 8 (3.94%) VLAN
14 6 (2.96%) SNMP
14 6 (2.96%) iSCSI
15 5 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.46%) WAN
15 5 (2.46%) LAN
16 4 (1.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (49.26%) MySQL
2 51 (25.12%) Redis
3 36 (17.73%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (13.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 24 (11.82%) NoSQL
6 20 (9.85%) MongoDB
7 15 (7.39%) Big Data
8 4 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.48%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 40 (19.70%) Jenkins
2 28 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.42%) Mercurial
4 7 (3.45%) Subversion
5 2 (0.99%) JIRA
5 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.99%) FishEye
General
1 49 (24.14%) Games
2 26 (12.81%) Finance
3 21 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 19 (9.36%) Online Betting
5 6 (2.96%) Retail
6 4 (1.97%) Front Office
6 4 (1.97%) Advertising
6 4 (1.97%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.23%) Web Services
2 33 (16.26%) LAMP
3 13 (6.40%) Django
4 11 (5.42%) Sphinx
5 9 (4.43%) XML
6 8 (3.94%) CSS
6 8 (3.94%) JSON
7 5 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.48%) .NET
8 3 (1.48%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.48%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.99%) SOAP
10 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.49%) HTML
10 1 (0.49%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.32%) Online Games
2 15 (7.39%) Social Media
3 14 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.40%) Open Source
4 13 (6.40%) Clustering
5 12 (5.91%) Replication
6 6 (2.96%) Blog
7 4 (1.97%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.49%) iPad
10 1 (0.49%) DTV
10 1 (0.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 203 (100.00%) Linux
2 95 (46.80%) Ubuntu
3 94 (46.31%) CentOS
4 69 (33.99%) Debian
5 45 (22.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (13.30%) UNIX
7 26 (12.81%) Windows
8 23 (11.33%) Solaris
9 22 (10.84%) Apple iOS
9 22 (10.84%) Android
10 13 (6.40%) FreeBSD
11 11 (5.42%) OpenBSD
12 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.99%) AIX
14 1 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.47%) DevOps
2 44 (21.67%) E-Commerce
3 29 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 19 (9.36%) Service Delivery
5 17 (8.37%) Configuration Management
6 14 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (5.91%) Analytics
8 9 (4.43%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (3.94%) Build Automation
10 7 (3.45%) B2B
10 7 (3.45%) Scrum
11 6 (2.96%) User Experience Design
12 5 (2.46%) Social Media Monitoring
12 5 (2.46%) Project Management
13 4 (1.97%) Release Management
14 3 (1.48%) Low Latency
14 3 (1.48%) Risk Management
15 2 (0.99%) Web Development
15 2 (0.99%) Disaster Recovery
15 2 (0.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 73 (35.96%) Python
2 65 (32.02%) Java
3 54 (26.60%) Ruby
4 53 (26.11%) Perl
5 45 (22.17%) Bash Shell
6 43 (21.18%) PHP
7 38 (18.72%) SQL
8 22 (10.84%) Scala
9 13 (6.40%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.94%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.45%) AWK
12 3 (1.48%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.99%) Clojure
13 2 (0.99%) C++
14 1 (0.49%) C
14 1 (0.49%) Golang
14 1 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (1.97%) PhD
3 3 (1.48%) RHCE
4 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.39%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (14.29%) Xen
3 15 (7.39%) KVM
4 11 (5.42%) XenServer
5 9 (4.43%) NFS
6 5 (2.46%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.46%) vSphere
7 3 (1.48%) Docker
8 2 (0.99%) Postfix
9 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.49%) Samba
9 1 (0.49%) Varnish
9 1 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 124 (61.08%) Puppet
2 80 (39.41%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (19.70%) Nagios
4 22 (10.84%) logstash
5 13 (6.40%) Cacti
6 11 (5.42%) ZABBIX
7 10 (4.93%) Salt
7 10 (4.93%) Ansible
8 6 (2.96%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.48%) SCOM
9 3 (1.48%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.99%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.99%) Opsview
11 1 (0.49%) Scalr
11 1 (0.49%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 97 (47.78%) Red Hat
2 42 (20.69%) VMware
3 30 (14.78%) Oracle
4 13 (6.40%) Rackspace
5 12 (5.91%) Citrix
6 8 (3.94%) JBoss
6 8 (3.94%) Cisco
7 7 (3.45%) Twitter
8 6 (2.96%) Facebook
9 5 (2.46%) Microsoft
10 4 (1.97%) Splunk
11 3 (1.48%) Percona
11 3 (1.48%) HP
11 3 (1.48%) Zend
12 2 (0.99%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.49%) Infor
13 1 (0.49%) Sun
13 1 (0.49%) Veritas
13 1 (0.49%) SAP
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