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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 841 873 838
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 47 64 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.062% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.064% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 127
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +29 36 £55,000 - 3
South East +29 7 £67,500 +17.39%
East of England +21 2 £43,750 -20.45%
Yorkshire +22 1 £40,000 +23.07%
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (53.33%) VMware
3 39 (52.00%) Puppet
4 35 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 34 (45.33%) DevOps
6 33 (44.00%) MySQL
7 32 (42.67%) CentOS
8 29 (38.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (38.67%) Nagios
8 29 (38.67%) Red Hat
9 27 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
11 24 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
11 24 (32.00%) LAMP
11 24 (32.00%) Python
12 21 (28.00%) DNS
12 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (22.67%) Unix
13 17 (22.67%) PHP
13 17 (22.67%) Configuration Management
14 16 (21.33%) Cisco
15 15 (20.00%) LDAP
15 15 (20.00%) Apache
15 15 (20.00%) Ansible
16 14 (18.67%) HAProxy
16 14 (18.67%) Ruby
17 13 (17.33%) Ubuntu
17 13 (17.33%) Windows
17 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
17 13 (17.33%) Shell Script

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 15 (20.00%) Apache
2 10 (13.33%) nginx
3 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.33%) JBoss
5 4 (5.33%) Resin
5 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.00%) Confluence
6 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.67%) IIS
7 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.33%) GitHub
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (4.00%) Route 53
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) DNS
2 15 (20.00%) LDAP
3 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
4 12 (16.00%) SAN
5 11 (14.67%) Firewall
6 10 (13.33%) Kerberos
7 8 (10.67%) DHCP
8 7 (9.33%) iSCSI
9 6 (8.00%) VLAN
10 5 (6.67%) LAN
10 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (5.33%) NAS
11 4 (5.33%) VoIP
11 4 (5.33%) VPN
12 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (4.00%) WAN
13 2 (2.67%) SMTP
13 2 (2.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) MariaDB
2 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.00%) DB2
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Big Data
5 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.00%) Subversion
3 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.67%) GitLab
4 5 (6.67%) Vagrant
5 3 (4.00%) Gradle
5 3 (4.00%) JIRA
5 3 (4.00%) Maven
5 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.33%) Hudson
General
1 8 (10.67%) Marketing
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Back Office
3 4 (5.33%) Finance
4 3 (4.00%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Games
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Automotive
6 1 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.33%) Front Office
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) LAMP
2 8 (10.67%) Web Services
3 7 (9.33%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (8.00%) ELK Stack
5 3 (4.00%) REST
5 3 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (1.33%) .NET
6 1 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.33%) CSS
6 1 (1.33%) HTML
6 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.33%) SAML
6 1 (1.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Fintech
2 6 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.33%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (4.00%) Clustering
5 3 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.33%) HP Superdome
6 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (42.67%) CentOS
3 27 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (22.67%) Unix
5 13 (17.33%) Ubuntu
5 13 (17.33%) Windows
6 9 (12.00%) Solaris
6 9 (12.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.00%) Debian
8 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.67%) SUSE
9 2 (2.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.33%) AIX
10 1 (1.33%) Fedora
10 1 (1.33%) HPUX
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) DevOps
2 17 (22.67%) Configuration Management
3 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.33%) High Availability
6 4 (5.33%) Open Source
6 4 (5.33%) Password Management
7 3 (4.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.00%) Service Management
7 3 (4.00%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.67%) ITIL
8 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.67%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 24 (32.00%) Python
3 17 (22.67%) PHP
4 14 (18.67%) Ruby
5 13 (17.33%) Shell Script
6 12 (16.00%) Perl
7 11 (14.67%) Java
8 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.33%) SQL
10 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.67%) C
12 1 (1.33%) VB
12 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) CCNP
1 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.67%) CCNA
2 2 (2.67%) MCITP
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) CCDE
3 1 (1.33%) CCIE
3 1 (1.33%) CCSP
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (38.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.33%) Docker
2 10 (13.33%) KVM
2 10 (13.33%) NFS
3 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (10.67%) vSphere
5 7 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.00%) Corosync
6 3 (4.00%) vCloud
7 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.67%) Xen
8 1 (1.33%) iptables
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.33%) Postfix
8 1 (1.33%) RHEV
8 1 (1.33%) Samba
8 1 (1.33%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.33%) Squid
8 1 (1.33%) Varnish
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (52.00%) Puppet
2 29 (38.67%) Nagios
3 24 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (20.00%) Ansible
5 14 (18.67%) HAProxy
6 10 (13.33%) Cacti
7 6 (8.00%) NetBackup
8 5 (6.67%) Check_MK
8 5 (6.67%) logstash
9 4 (5.33%) OSSEC
9 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (5.33%) SELinux
10 3 (4.00%) Casper Suite
10 3 (4.00%) Pacemaker
11 2 (2.67%) cPanel
11 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (1.33%) Cobbler
12 1 (1.33%) Icinga
12 1 (1.33%) Munin
12 1 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) VMware
2 29 (38.67%) Red Hat
3 16 (21.33%) Cisco
4 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.00%) Citrix
5 6 (8.00%) EMC
5 6 (8.00%) IBM
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle
6 5 (6.67%) Percona
7 4 (5.33%) ATG
7 4 (5.33%) Juniper
7 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.00%) Apple
8 3 (4.00%) Google
8 3 (4.00%) HP
9 2 (2.67%) Dell
9 2 (2.67%) Splunk
9 2 (2.67%) Sun
10 1 (1.33%) NetApp
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