The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 594 550 577
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 19 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 40
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +35.00%
Senior Linux Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the London region.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in London

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +3 2 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (73.68%) Puppet
3 49 (64.47%) Python
4 46 (60.53%) DevOps
5 36 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (47.37%) Java
6 34 (44.74%) Ruby
7 31 (40.79%) CentOS
7 31 (40.79%) nginx
8 30 (39.47%) Ubuntu
9 29 (38.16%) Nagios
9 29 (38.16%) Bash Shell
10 28 (36.84%) Red Hat
11 26 (34.21%) VMware
12 25 (32.89%) E-Commerce
12 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (32.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (32.89%) Jenkins
13 24 (31.58%) NoSQL
13 24 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (31.58%) DNS
14 23 (30.26%) MySQL
15 22 (28.95%) Windows
16 21 (27.63%) HTTP
16 21 (27.63%) Perl
17 20 (26.32%) Web Services
17 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
17 20 (26.32%) Salt
18 19 (25.00%) Subversion
19 18 (23.68%) Varnish

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (40.79%) nginx
2 13 (17.11%) OpenStack
3 12 (15.79%) Apache
4 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.26%) IIS
6 2 (2.63%) Node.js
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
6 2 (2.63%) Jetty
6 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.16%) SoftLayer
3 3 (3.95%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (3.95%) Route 53
3 3 (3.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.32%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) DNS
2 21 (27.63%) HTTP
3 14 (18.42%) HTTPS
4 12 (15.79%) SSH
5 11 (14.47%) Firewall
6 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 8 (10.53%) LDAP
8 7 (9.21%) VPN
9 6 (7.89%) SAN
10 4 (5.26%) NAS
10 4 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (3.95%) VLAN
11 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.95%) SSL
12 2 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.63%) CHAP
13 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
13 1 (1.32%) BGP
13 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 23 (30.26%) MySQL
3 17 (22.37%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (17.11%) Big Data
5 11 (14.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (14.47%) Hadoop
6 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.26%) Redis
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.32%) DB2
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Jenkins
2 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 19 (25.00%) Subversion
4 16 (21.05%) Hudson
5 4 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (19.74%) Publishing
2 4 (5.26%) Games
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) Web Services
2 8 (10.53%) CSS
3 7 (9.21%) LAMP
4 5 (6.58%) JSON
4 5 (6.58%) XML
5 3 (3.95%) HTML
5 3 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.63%) Middleware
7 1 (1.32%) J2EE
7 1 (1.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Clustering
1 5 (6.58%) Open Source
2 2 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (1.32%) PKI
3 1 (1.32%) Equities
3 1 (1.32%) APACS
3 1 (1.32%) BBC
3 1 (1.32%) EMV
3 1 (1.32%) EFT
3 1 (1.32%) Social Media
3 1 (1.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (40.79%) CentOS
3 30 (39.47%) Ubuntu
4 25 (32.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (28.95%) Windows
6 17 (22.37%) Debian
7 10 (13.16%) Solaris
7 10 (13.16%) UNIX
8 2 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.32%) SUSE
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (60.53%) DevOps
2 25 (32.89%) E-Commerce
3 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
3 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.26%) Scrum
7 4 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.95%) ITIL
8 3 (3.95%) Build Automation
9 2 (2.63%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.63%) Project Management
9 2 (2.63%) Service Management
9 2 (2.63%) Change Management
9 2 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.32%) Migration
10 1 (1.32%) CRM
10 1 (1.32%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) Python
2 36 (47.37%) Java
3 34 (44.74%) Ruby
4 29 (38.16%) Bash Shell
5 21 (27.63%) Perl
6 16 (21.05%) SQL
7 12 (15.79%) Shell Script
8 10 (13.16%) PHP
9 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.95%) C
11 1 (1.32%) Tcl
11 1 (1.32%) Scala
11 1 (1.32%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
System Software
1 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (23.68%) Varnish
3 17 (22.37%) Xen
4 4 (5.26%) XenServer
4 4 (5.26%) KVM
5 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.63%) Docker
5 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) Firmware
6 1 (1.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 56 (73.68%) Puppet
2 36 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (38.16%) Nagios
4 20 (26.32%) Salt
5 16 (21.05%) Ansible
6 15 (19.74%) Graphite
6 15 (19.74%) ZABBIX
7 10 (13.16%) Ganglia
8 3 (3.95%) Pingdom
9 2 (2.63%) Zenoss
9 2 (2.63%) logstash
9 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (1.32%) SELinux
10 1 (1.32%) Munin
10 1 (1.32%) yum
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 26 (34.21%) VMware
3 10 (13.16%) Rackspace
4 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.21%) Sony
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle
6 4 (5.26%) NetApp
6 4 (5.26%) EMC
6 4 (5.26%) Sun
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco
7 3 (3.95%) Veritas
7 3 (3.95%) F5
8 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.63%) Compuware
8 2 (2.63%) HP
8 2 (2.63%) Dell
9 1 (1.32%) Remedy
9 1 (1.32%) IBM
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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