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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 803 873 877
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 53 57 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.057% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.059% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 72
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
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
80887 97120 104197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67718 81772 86920
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +60 34 £55,000 - 1
South East +79 13 £58,750 +46.87% 1
East of England +24 2 £51,750 -5.90% 1
North West -22 2 £62,750 +14.09% 2
West Midlands -21 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £45,000 - 3
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (60.78%) Python
3 59 (57.84%) Puppet
4 58 (56.86%) Bash Shell
5 51 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (47.06%) CentOS
7 40 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
8 38 (37.25%) Ruby
9 35 (34.31%) Perl
10 33 (32.35%) Red Hat
10 33 (32.35%) Jenkins
11 32 (31.37%) VMware
12 30 (29.41%) E-Commerce
13 26 (25.49%) Web Services
14 25 (24.51%) Windows
14 25 (24.51%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (23.53%) Docker
16 23 (22.55%) Retail
16 23 (22.55%) MySQL
16 23 (22.55%) ChatOps
16 23 (22.55%) Hubot
16 23 (22.55%) Slack
17 21 (20.59%) Apache
18 20 (19.61%) DevOps
19 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (18.63%) Configuration Management
20 18 (17.65%) DNS
21 17 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
22 16 (15.69%) VPN
22 16 (15.69%) LAMP

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 23 (22.55%) Hubot
2 21 (20.59%) Apache
3 10 (9.80%) nginx
4 5 (4.90%) Drupal
4 5 (4.90%) IIS
5 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.96%) WordPress
7 1 (0.98%) CMS
7 1 (0.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (22.55%) Slack
3 6 (5.88%) SaaS
4 3 (2.94%) GitHub
5 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.98%) Office 365
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.98%) Route 53
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.51%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (17.65%) DNS
3 16 (15.69%) VPN
4 9 (8.82%) LDAP
5 8 (7.84%) BGP
5 8 (7.84%) Firewall
5 8 (7.84%) OSPF
5 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.86%) IGMP
6 7 (6.86%) Junos
6 7 (6.86%) RIP
7 6 (5.88%) InfiniBand
7 6 (5.88%) LAN
7 6 (5.88%) WAN
8 5 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.90%) DHCP
8 5 (4.90%) HTTP
8 5 (4.90%) VLAN
9 4 (3.92%) HTTPS
9 4 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.55%) MySQL
2 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.94%) MariaDB
3 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.98%) Informix
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (32.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.90%) Subversion
3 2 (1.96%) GitLab
4 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 23 (22.55%) Retail
2 4 (3.92%) Finance
3 3 (2.94%) Games
3 3 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.49%) Web Services
2 16 (15.69%) LAMP
3 3 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (2.94%) Middleware
4 2 (1.96%) OpenVZ
5 1 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.98%) REST
5 1 (0.98%) Web Services Management
5 1 (0.98%) WSH
5 1 (0.98%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.84%) Clustering
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.94%) AS400
5 3 (2.94%) Fintech
5 3 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.98%) CESG
7 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.98%) Life Science
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.98%) Replication
7 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (47.06%) CentOS
4 25 (24.51%) Windows
5 15 (14.71%) Unix
6 12 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.88%) Debian
9 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.94%) zOS
12 1 (0.98%) Fedora
12 1 (0.98%) HPUX
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.98%) Solaris
12 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 23 (22.55%) ChatOps
3 20 (19.61%) DevOps
4 19 (18.63%) Configuration Management
5 12 (11.76%) High Availability
6 9 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.84%) ITIL
8 7 (6.86%) Business Continuity
9 6 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.88%) Use Case
10 5 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.92%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.92%) Low Latency
12 3 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.94%) Logistics
12 3 (2.94%) Network Architecture
12 3 (2.94%) Service Management
12 3 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (60.78%) Python
2 58 (56.86%) Bash Shell
3 38 (37.25%) Ruby
4 35 (34.31%) Perl
5 12 (11.76%) PHP
6 9 (8.82%) Java
6 9 (8.82%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.88%) MATLAB
7 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.92%) SQL
9 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.98%) Korn
9 1 (0.98%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 8 (7.84%) CCNA
2 8 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.98%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (23.53%) Docker
2 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.76%) NFS
4 8 (7.84%) Active Directory
4 8 (7.84%) iptables
4 8 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (6.86%) KVM
6 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.92%) vSphere
7 3 (2.94%) Squid
8 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.96%) Varnish
8 2 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.96%) Xen
8 2 (1.96%) XenServer
9 1 (0.98%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.98%) Postfix
9 1 (0.98%) qmail
Systems Management
1 59 (57.84%) Puppet
2 17 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.82%) Ansible
4 8 (7.84%) Nagios
5 7 (6.86%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (3.92%) Cobbler
6 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (2.94%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.94%) Salt
8 2 (1.96%) Cacti
9 1 (0.98%) cPanel
9 1 (0.98%) Graphite
9 1 (0.98%) Munin
9 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) Red Hat
2 32 (31.37%) VMware
3 14 (13.73%) Cisco
4 6 (5.88%) ANSYS
5 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (1.96%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix
7 2 (1.96%) EMC
7 2 (1.96%) HP
7 2 (1.96%) NetApp
7 2 (1.96%) Sun
7 2 (1.96%) Veritas
8 1 (0.98%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.98%) Percona
8 1 (0.98%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.98%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.98%) Splunk
8 1 (0.98%) Vyatta
8 1 (0.98%) Zend
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