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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux System Administrator
UK / England
Rank 793 895 872
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 46 41 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.044% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.045% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 57
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
76458 90779 96172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63940 76965 80221
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +38 15 £60,000 - 3
South East +67 14 £60,000 -4.00% 1
West Midlands +33 5 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England - 5 £48,500 - 1
North West -14 3 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +20 2 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
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 20 February 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 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (54.95%) Puppet
3 49 (53.85%) Python
4 47 (51.65%) CentOS
5 45 (49.45%) Bash Shell
6 37 (40.66%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (39.56%) Red Hat
8 32 (35.16%) VMware
9 28 (30.77%) Windows
10 27 (29.67%) MySQL
10 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
12 24 (26.37%) Perl
12 24 (26.37%) Ruby
13 22 (24.18%) Unix
13 22 (24.18%) DevOps
13 22 (24.18%) Degree
14 20 (21.98%) High Availability
14 20 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (17.58%) SaaS
15 16 (17.58%) VPN
15 16 (17.58%) PHP
15 16 (17.58%) Apache
16 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
16 15 (16.48%) Web Services
16 15 (16.48%) Configuration Management
16 15 (16.48%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
17 14 (15.38%) Ansible

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 16 (17.58%) Apache
2 12 (13.19%) Hubot
3 8 (8.79%) nginx
4 5 (5.49%) IIS
5 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.20%) Drupal
6 2 (2.20%) WordPress
7 1 (1.10%) Confluence
7 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (40.66%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (17.58%) SaaS
3 12 (13.19%) Slack
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle CX
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.10%) GitHub
6 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.10%) Office 365
6 1 (1.10%) Route 53
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) VPN
2 15 (16.48%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 13 (14.29%) DNS
4 13 (14.29%) Firewall
5 9 (9.89%) DHCP
5 9 (9.89%) LDAP
6 6 (6.59%) Internet
6 6 (6.59%) LAN
6 6 (6.59%) WAN
7 5 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (5.49%) InfiniBand
7 5 (5.49%) SMTP
7 5 (5.49%) SNMP
7 5 (5.49%) VLAN
8 4 (4.40%) BGP
8 4 (4.40%) IGMP
8 4 (4.40%) Junos
8 4 (4.40%) OSPF
8 4 (4.40%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) MySQL
2 5 (5.49%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.20%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.20%) Redis
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) Informix
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.40%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (13.19%) Retail
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.48%) Web Services
2 14 (15.38%) LAMP
3 3 (3.30%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (3.30%) Middleware
3 3 (3.30%) WSH
4 2 (2.20%) REST
4 2 (2.20%) RESTful
5 1 (1.10%) MCollective
5 1 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.10%) Web Services Management
5 1 (1.10%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) AS400
6 2 (2.20%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.20%) Replication
7 1 (1.10%) CESG
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.10%) Life Science
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (51.65%) CentOS
3 28 (30.77%) Windows
4 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (24.18%) Unix
6 13 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 9 (9.89%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.49%) Debian
8 5 (5.49%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.30%) zOS
11 2 (2.20%) Fedora
11 2 (2.20%) HPUX
11 2 (2.20%) Solaris
12 1 (1.10%) AIX
12 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.18%) DevOps
2 20 (21.98%) High Availability
3 15 (16.48%) Configuration Management
3 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
4 12 (13.19%) ChatOps
5 9 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.79%) ITIL
7 7 (7.69%) Capacity Management
8 6 (6.59%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.49%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.49%) Use Case
9 5 (5.49%) Workflow
10 4 (4.40%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.40%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.30%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.85%) Python
2 45 (49.45%) Bash Shell
3 24 (26.37%) Perl
3 24 (26.37%) Ruby
4 16 (17.58%) PHP
5 13 (14.29%) Java
6 10 (10.99%) SQL
7 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.59%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.49%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.20%) C
11 2 (2.20%) C++
11 2 (2.20%) Groovy
12 1 (1.10%) Korn
12 1 (1.10%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 22 (24.18%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) CCNA
2 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.20%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.29%) Docker
3 10 (10.99%) NFS
4 7 (7.69%) KVM
5 6 (6.59%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.40%) iptables
6 4 (4.40%) vSphere
7 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.30%) Squid
8 2 (2.20%) Postfix
8 2 (2.20%) VirtualBox
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.20%) Xen
9 1 (1.10%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (1.10%) pfSense
9 1 (1.10%) Samba
9 1 (1.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 50 (54.95%) Puppet
2 20 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (15.38%) Ansible
4 7 (7.69%) Nagios
5 5 (5.49%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (5.49%) Graphite
5 5 (5.49%) Salt
6 4 (4.40%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.20%) cPanel
7 2 (2.20%) Munin
7 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.10%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.10%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.10%) logstash
8 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) Red Hat
2 32 (35.16%) VMware
3 11 (12.09%) Cisco
4 7 (7.69%) Oracle
5 5 (5.49%) ANSYS
5 5 (5.49%) Sun
6 2 (2.20%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.20%) Citrix
6 2 (2.20%) EMC
6 2 (2.20%) HP
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.20%) NetApp
6 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.10%) BMC
7 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.10%) Google
7 1 (1.10%) Juniper
7 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.10%) Percona
7 1 (1.10%) Veritas
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