The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 862 863 772
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 49 56 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.057% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.060% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 121
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £67,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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 -3 32 £57,500 +4.54% 2
South East -6 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West - 5 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +10 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (52.58%) Puppet
3 45 (46.39%) Bash Shell
4 42 (43.30%) Python
5 41 (42.27%) VMware
6 38 (39.18%) DevOps
7 29 (29.90%) Red Hat
8 28 (28.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (27.84%) Perl
9 27 (27.84%) MySQL
10 26 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (24.74%) CentOS
11 24 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (23.71%) Git (software)
13 22 (22.68%) Ruby
13 22 (22.68%) Ubuntu
14 21 (21.65%) Unix
14 21 (21.65%) Subversion
15 20 (20.62%) KVM
16 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
17 18 (18.56%) Jenkins
18 17 (17.53%) Ansible
18 17 (17.53%) Oracle
18 17 (17.53%) Nagios
19 15 (15.46%) PHP
19 15 (15.46%) LAMP
19 15 (15.46%) Data Centre
19 15 (15.46%) MongoDB
19 15 (15.46%) nginx
19 15 (15.46%) LEMP Stack

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.46%) nginx
2 14 (14.43%) Apache
3 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.15%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.12%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.09%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.34%) IaaS
3 6 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.09%) PaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.06%) Google Apps
5 2 (2.06%) Joyent
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.06%) SaaS
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.31%) Firewall
1 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.28%) SAN
3 6 (6.19%) DNS
4 5 (5.15%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (4.12%) VLAN
6 3 (3.09%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.09%) SSH
6 3 (3.09%) SSL
6 3 (3.09%) VPN
7 2 (2.06%) BGP
7 2 (2.06%) LDAP
7 2 (2.06%) NAS
7 2 (2.06%) SNMP
8 1 (1.03%) DHCP
8 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.03%) Internet
8 1 (1.03%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.03%) VoIP
8 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.84%) MySQL
2 15 (15.46%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.37%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.12%) Big Data
6 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.09%) Redis
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Git (software)
2 21 (21.65%) Subversion
3 18 (18.56%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.37%) Hudson
5 1 (1.03%) JIRA
5 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (12.37%) Law
1 12 (12.37%) Publishing
2 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 7 (7.22%) Games
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Front Office
4 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.46%) LAMP
1 15 (15.46%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (4.12%) CSS
2 4 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (3.09%) HTML
4 2 (2.06%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.06%) Memcached
5 1 (1.03%) .NET
5 1 (1.03%) JSON
5 1 (1.03%) SAML
5 1 (1.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.34%) Fintech
3 6 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.12%) Replication
5 3 (3.09%) Clustering
5 3 (3.09%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.09%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.09%) HP Superdome
5 3 (3.09%) User Experience
6 2 (2.06%) iPad
6 2 (2.06%) Online Games
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.03%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (28.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (24.74%) CentOS
4 22 (22.68%) Ubuntu
5 21 (21.65%) Unix
6 14 (14.43%) Solaris
7 11 (11.34%) AIX
8 9 (9.28%) Windows
9 7 (7.22%) HPUX
10 4 (4.12%) Debian
10 4 (4.12%) Fedora
10 4 (4.12%) Windows Server
11 3 (3.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.06%) Android
12 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.06%) SUSE
12 2 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.18%) DevOps
2 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
3 14 (14.43%) Configuration Management
3 14 (14.43%) High Availability
4 10 (10.31%) Open Source
4 10 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.25%) Migration
7 6 (6.19%) Change Control
8 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.15%) Network Design
9 4 (4.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.09%) ERP
10 3 (3.09%) ITIL
10 3 (3.09%) Kernel Tuning
10 3 (3.09%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.09%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.39%) Bash Shell
2 42 (43.30%) Python
3 27 (27.84%) Perl
4 22 (22.68%) Ruby
5 15 (15.46%) PHP
6 9 (9.28%) Java
7 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.12%) C
8 4 (4.12%) SQL
9 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (20.62%) KVM
3 14 (14.43%) Xen
4 13 (13.40%) Docker
5 12 (12.37%) Varnish
6 9 (9.28%) Hyper-V
7 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.09%) vCloud
9 3 (3.09%) vSphere
10 2 (2.06%) iptables
10 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.06%) XenServer
11 1 (1.03%) LXC
11 1 (1.03%) NFS
11 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.03%) Postfix
11 1 (1.03%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (52.58%) Puppet
2 24 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (17.53%) Ansible
3 17 (17.53%) Nagios
4 4 (4.12%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (4.12%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.09%) Cacti
6 2 (2.06%) BMC Marimba
6 2 (2.06%) Capistrano
6 2 (2.06%) CFEngine
6 2 (2.06%) Check_MK
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (2.06%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.03%) cPanel
7 1 (1.03%) Graphite
7 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.03%) SCCM
7 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 41 (42.27%) VMware
2 29 (29.90%) Red Hat
3 17 (17.53%) Oracle
4 11 (11.34%) EMC
4 11 (11.34%) NetApp
5 9 (9.28%) Cisco
5 9 (9.28%) HP
6 8 (8.25%) Veritas
7 6 (6.19%) Dell
8 4 (4.12%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.12%) Intel
8 4 (4.12%) SAP
8 4 (4.12%) Veeam
9 3 (3.09%) Citrix
10 2 (2.06%) Google
10 2 (2.06%) IBM
10 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.03%) Brocade
11 1 (1.03%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.03%) WatchGuard
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