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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 888 888 839
Rank change year-on-year
0 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 35 54 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.053% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.054% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 127
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.00%
Senior Linux Systems 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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 25 £60,000 +2.12% 4
South East +20 8 £70,000 +55.55% 1
East of England +4 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 42 (48.84%) VMware
4 38 (44.19%) DevOps
5 37 (43.02%) Puppet
6 34 (39.53%) MySQL
7 33 (38.37%) CentOS
8 32 (37.21%) Red Hat
9 30 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
10 27 (31.40%) Python
11 26 (30.23%) Ubuntu
12 25 (29.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (29.07%) Unix
13 24 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
14 23 (26.74%) Opscode Chef
14 23 (26.74%) Nagios
15 22 (25.58%) Git (software)
16 20 (23.26%) Ruby
16 20 (23.26%) LAMP
17 18 (20.93%) PHP
17 18 (20.93%) DNS
18 17 (19.77%) Subversion
19 16 (18.60%) Perl
20 15 (17.44%) Solaris
20 15 (17.44%) MongoDB
20 15 (17.44%) NoSQL
21 14 (16.28%) Docker
21 14 (16.28%) Cisco
21 14 (16.28%) Apache

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 14 (16.28%) Apache
2 13 (15.12%) nginx
3 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.98%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.65%) JBoss
5 4 (4.65%) Resin
5 4 (4.65%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.49%) Confluence
6 3 (3.49%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.98%) IaaS
3 5 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.49%) Google Apps
5 3 (3.49%) Route 53
6 2 (2.33%) Joyent
7 1 (1.16%) GitHub
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) DNS
2 11 (12.79%) LDAP
3 10 (11.63%) SAN
3 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.47%) Firewall
5 8 (9.30%) DHCP
5 8 (9.30%) VLAN
6 6 (6.98%) iSCSI
7 5 (5.81%) Kerberos
8 4 (4.65%) NAS
8 4 (4.65%) SSL
8 4 (4.65%) VoIP
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (3.49%) LAN
9 3 (3.49%) WAN
10 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.33%) SNMP
10 2 (2.33%) SSH
10 2 (2.33%) VPN
11 1 (1.16%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) MySQL
2 15 (17.44%) MongoDB
2 15 (17.44%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.65%) Big Data
5 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.49%) DB2
6 3 (3.49%) Redis
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.16%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
2 22 (25.58%) Git (software)
3 17 (19.77%) Subversion
4 9 (10.47%) Hudson
5 5 (5.81%) GitLab
5 5 (5.81%) Vagrant
6 4 (4.65%) JIRA
6 4 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.49%) Gradle
7 3 (3.49%) Maven
7 3 (3.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (10.47%) Publishing
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Law
3 4 (4.65%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Front Office
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.26%) LAMP
2 12 (13.95%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (6.98%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.65%) CSS
5 3 (3.49%) HTML
5 3 (3.49%) REST
5 3 (3.49%) SOAP
5 3 (3.49%) Web Services
6 2 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.33%) Memcached
6 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.16%) .NET
7 1 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.16%) JSON
7 1 (1.16%) SAML
7 1 (1.16%) Sensu
7 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (3.49%) Clustering
5 3 (3.49%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.49%) User Experience
5 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.33%) Fintech
6 2 (2.33%) HP Superdome
6 2 (2.33%) Replication
7 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (38.37%) CentOS
3 26 (30.23%) Ubuntu
4 25 (29.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (29.07%) Unix
5 15 (17.44%) Solaris
6 11 (12.79%) Windows
7 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (8.14%) AIX
8 7 (8.14%) Windows Server
8 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.98%) HPUX
10 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.33%) Debian
11 2 (2.33%) SUSE
11 2 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) DevOps
2 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
4 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.30%) High Availability
6 8 (9.30%) Open Source
7 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.98%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.81%) Migration
9 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (4.65%) Password Management
11 3 (3.49%) Computer Security
11 3 (3.49%) ERP
11 3 (3.49%) Kernel Tuning
11 3 (3.49%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (3.49%) Software Architecture
12 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 27 (31.40%) Python
3 20 (23.26%) Ruby
4 18 (20.93%) PHP
5 16 (18.60%) Perl
6 13 (15.12%) Shell Script
7 12 (13.95%) Java
8 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.65%) C
10 4 (4.65%) SQL
11 1 (1.16%) VB
11 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) CCNP
1 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.33%) MCITP
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) CCDE
3 1 (1.16%) CCIE
3 1 (1.16%) CCSP
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 30 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.28%) Docker
3 11 (12.79%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.47%) KVM
4 9 (10.47%) Varnish
5 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
5 7 (8.14%) NFS
5 7 (8.14%) vSphere
6 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.65%) vCloud
7 4 (4.65%) Xen
8 2 (2.33%) Corosync
8 2 (2.33%) Postfix
8 2 (2.33%) XenServer
9 1 (1.16%) iptables
9 1 (1.16%) LXC
9 1 (1.16%) Samba
9 1 (1.16%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 37 (43.02%) Puppet
2 23 (26.74%) Nagios
2 23 (26.74%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.79%) Ansible
4 9 (10.47%) HAProxy
5 5 (5.81%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.65%) Cacti
6 4 (4.65%) OSSEC
6 4 (4.65%) SELinux
6 4 (4.65%) ZABBIX
7 3 (3.49%) Casper Suite
7 3 (3.49%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (2.33%) Capistrano
8 2 (2.33%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.33%) cPanel
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (2.33%) Pacemaker
8 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 42 (48.84%) VMware
2 32 (37.21%) Red Hat
3 14 (16.28%) Cisco
4 13 (15.12%) Oracle
5 11 (12.79%) EMC
6 7 (8.14%) Citrix
6 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.98%) HP
7 6 (6.98%) IBM
7 6 (6.98%) Percona
8 5 (5.81%) Veritas
9 4 (4.65%) ATG
9 4 (4.65%) Juniper
9 4 (4.65%) NetApp
9 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.49%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.49%) Apple
10 3 (3.49%) Dell
10 3 (3.49%) Google
10 3 (3.49%) SAP
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