The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux System Administrator
UK / England
Rank 776 849 864
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 50 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.061% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.063% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 55
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
76072 88626 94521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63575 75149 79188
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator across the England region.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 +60 27 £56,250 -2.17% 2
South East +68 12 £60,000 +50.00% 1
North West -11 4 £62,500 +13.63% 1
East of England - 4 £48,500 - 2
West Midlands +8 2 - -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (60.00%) Python
3 53 (55.79%) Puppet
4 52 (54.74%) Bash Shell
5 45 (47.37%) CentOS
6 40 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (37.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (33.68%) Perl
8 32 (33.68%) Red Hat
9 31 (32.63%) VMware
10 30 (31.58%) Ruby
11 28 (29.47%) Jenkins
12 27 (28.42%) MySQL
12 27 (28.42%) Windows
13 23 (24.21%) E-Commerce
14 20 (21.05%) Web Services
14 20 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (20.00%) Unix
15 19 (20.00%) Apache
15 19 (20.00%) DevOps
15 19 (20.00%) Degree
16 18 (18.95%) Docker
16 18 (18.95%) VPN
17 17 (17.89%) Retail
17 17 (17.89%) ChatOps
17 17 (17.89%) High Availability
17 17 (17.89%) Hubot
17 17 (17.89%) Slack
18 16 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
18 16 (16.84%) Configuration Management

Senior Linux Systems 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 19 (20.00%) Apache
2 17 (17.89%) Hubot
3 8 (8.42%) nginx
4 5 (5.26%) IIS
5 4 (4.21%) Drupal
5 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.16%) WordPress
7 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.05%) CMS
8 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.89%) Slack
3 10 (10.53%) SaaS
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle CX
5 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.05%) GitHub
6 1 (1.05%) Office 365
6 1 (1.05%) Route 53
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (18.95%) VPN
3 16 (16.84%) DNS
4 13 (13.68%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.58%) Firewall
5 11 (11.58%) LDAP
6 8 (8.42%) DHCP
7 7 (7.37%) BGP
7 7 (7.37%) IGMP
7 7 (7.37%) Junos
7 7 (7.37%) OSPF
7 7 (7.37%) RIP
8 6 (6.32%) InfiniBand
8 6 (6.32%) LAN
8 6 (6.32%) WAN
9 5 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.26%) Internet
9 5 (5.26%) VLAN
10 3 (3.16%) SMTP
10 3 (3.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.42%) MySQL
2 5 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) Informix
6 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 28 (29.47%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.16%) Subversion
4 2 (2.11%) GitLab
5 1 (1.05%) JIRA
General
1 17 (17.89%) Retail
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
3 2 (2.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) Web Services
2 16 (16.84%) LAMP
3 3 (3.16%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (3.16%) Middleware
3 3 (3.16%) WSH
4 1 (1.05%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.05%) REST
4 1 (1.05%) Web Services Management
4 1 (1.05%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Computer Science
1 12 (12.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) Clustering
3 3 (3.16%) AS400
4 2 (2.11%) Fintech
4 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) CESG
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) Life Science
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.05%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (47.37%) CentOS
3 36 (37.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (28.42%) Windows
5 19 (20.00%) Unix
6 14 (14.74%) Ubuntu
7 9 (9.47%) Windows Server
8 8 (8.42%) Debian
9 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (4.21%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.16%) zOS
12 2 (2.11%) HPUX
12 2 (2.11%) Solaris
13 1 (1.05%) AIX
13 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) E-Commerce
2 19 (20.00%) DevOps
3 17 (17.89%) ChatOps
3 17 (17.89%) High Availability
4 16 (16.84%) Configuration Management
5 11 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.47%) Capacity Management
7 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.42%) ITIL
8 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity
8 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.32%) Software Testing
9 6 (6.32%) Use Case
10 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
11 4 (4.21%) Low Latency
12 3 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (3.16%) Logistics
12 3 (3.16%) Web Development
12 3 (3.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.00%) Python
2 52 (54.74%) Bash Shell
3 32 (33.68%) Perl
4 30 (31.58%) Ruby
5 13 (13.68%) PHP
6 10 (10.53%) Java
7 8 (8.42%) Shell Script
7 8 (8.42%) SQL
8 6 (6.32%) MATLAB
8 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.05%) Korn
9 1 (1.05%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) CCNA
2 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.05%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
1 3 (3.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (18.95%) Docker
2 15 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.58%) NFS
4 8 (8.42%) iptables
4 8 (8.42%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (7.37%) KVM
6 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.16%) Squid
7 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.16%) vSphere
8 2 (2.11%) Varnish
8 2 (2.11%) VirtualBox
8 2 (2.11%) Xen
8 2 (2.11%) XenServer
9 1 (1.05%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (1.05%) pfSense
9 1 (1.05%) Postfix
9 1 (1.05%) qmail
9 1 (1.05%) Samba
Systems Management
1 53 (55.79%) Puppet
2 16 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.58%) Ansible
4 7 (7.37%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (5.26%) Salt
6 4 (4.21%) Graphite
6 4 (4.21%) HAProxy
6 4 (4.21%) Nagios
7 2 (2.11%) cPanel
8 1 (1.05%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.05%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.05%) Munin
8 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Red Hat
2 31 (32.63%) VMware
3 10 (10.53%) Cisco
4 6 (6.32%) ANSYS
4 6 (6.32%) Oracle
5 4 (4.21%) Sun
6 3 (3.16%) Citrix
7 2 (2.11%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.11%) HP
7 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.11%) NetApp
7 2 (2.11%) Veritas
8 1 (1.05%) EMC
8 1 (1.05%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.05%) Juniper
8 1 (1.05%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.05%) Percona
8 1 (1.05%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.05%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.05%) Vyatta
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Great Abington, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-52,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-52,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago