The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 607 648 601
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 45 22 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.049% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.051% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 86
Median salary £57,500 £58,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+19.06% +7.50%
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
40306 42741 47076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.78% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34959 35982 38915
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
City of London +44 3 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Senior Linux 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 London region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (69.23%) Bash Shell
3 48 (52.75%) Puppet
4 47 (51.65%) Python
5 46 (50.55%) VMware
6 45 (49.45%) DevOps
7 36 (39.56%) Red Hat
8 34 (37.36%) Jenkins
9 33 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (36.26%) CentOS
9 33 (36.26%) Nagios
10 31 (34.07%) Unix
11 30 (32.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (31.87%) Tomcat
13 28 (30.77%) Apache
14 27 (29.67%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (28.57%) MySQL
16 23 (25.27%) PHP
17 22 (24.18%) nginx
17 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (24.18%) Opscode Chef
18 20 (21.98%) Ansible
19 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
19 19 (20.88%) Firewall
19 19 (20.88%) Ubuntu
20 18 (19.78%) Ruby
20 18 (19.78%) LAMP
20 18 (19.78%) DNS
20 18 (19.78%) Cisco
21 17 (18.68%) Git (software)

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 29 (31.87%) Tomcat
2 28 (30.77%) Apache
3 22 (24.18%) nginx
4 13 (14.29%) JBoss
5 6 (6.59%) OpenStack
5 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.40%) Resin
6 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.30%) Confluence
8 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.20%) IIS
9 1 (1.10%) CloudStack
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.89%) IaaS
3 5 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.30%) Google Apps
5 3 (3.30%) Route 53
6 2 (2.20%) Joyent
6 2 (2.20%) SaaS
7 1 (1.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) Firewall
2 18 (19.78%) DNS
3 15 (16.48%) LDAP
4 14 (15.38%) LAN
4 14 (15.38%) WAN
5 11 (12.09%) Internet
5 11 (12.09%) SAN
6 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.79%) DHCP
8 7 (7.69%) VLAN
9 6 (6.59%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (5.49%) iSCSI
10 5 (5.49%) Kerberos
11 4 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (4.40%) NAS
12 3 (3.30%) VoIP
13 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (2.20%) SNMP
14 1 (1.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) MySQL
2 15 (16.48%) NoSQL
3 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.49%) Redis
7 3 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.30%) DB2
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (37.36%) Jenkins
2 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.29%) Subversion
4 9 (9.89%) Hudson
5 6 (6.59%) Travis CI
6 5 (5.49%) GitLab
6 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.49%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.40%) JIRA
8 3 (3.30%) Gradle
8 3 (3.30%) Maven
8 3 (3.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Publishing
3 7 (7.69%) Law
4 4 (4.40%) Back Office
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Front Office
6 1 (1.10%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) LAMP
2 10 (10.99%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (6.59%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.40%) XML
5 3 (3.30%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (3.30%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (3.30%) Memcached
5 3 (3.30%) REST
5 3 (3.30%) SOAP
5 3 (3.30%) Web Services
6 2 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.10%) CSS
7 1 (1.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.40%) EMC VNX
4 4 (4.40%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.20%) Fintech
6 2 (2.20%) Replication
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (36.26%) CentOS
3 31 (34.07%) Unix
4 30 (32.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (20.88%) Ubuntu
6 13 (14.29%) Windows
7 12 (13.19%) SUSE
8 11 (12.09%) Debian
8 11 (12.09%) Solaris
9 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
12 5 (5.49%) AIX
13 3 (3.30%) Mac OS X
13 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (2.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (1.10%) HPUX
15 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
15 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
15 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) DevOps
2 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
4 12 (13.19%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (9.89%) Open Source
7 7 (7.69%) Migration
8 6 (6.59%) High Availability
8 6 (6.59%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.40%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (4.40%) Password Management
10 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.30%) Computer Security
11 3 (3.30%) Identity Management
11 3 (3.30%) Software Architecture
12 2 (2.20%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.20%) Performance Management
12 2 (2.20%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (69.23%) Bash Shell
2 47 (51.65%) Python
3 23 (25.27%) PHP
4 18 (19.78%) Ruby
5 15 (16.48%) Java
5 15 (16.48%) Perl
5 15 (16.48%) Shell Script
6 8 (8.79%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.10%) Go
8 1 (1.10%) SQL
8 1 (1.10%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
1 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) RHCA
3 2 (2.20%) CCNP
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.20%) MCITP
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.10%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 33 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.29%) Docker
3 12 (13.19%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (12.09%) Squid
5 9 (9.89%) KVM
5 9 (9.89%) Varnish
6 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
7 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 7 (7.69%) NFS
7 7 (7.69%) vSphere
8 4 (4.40%) vCloud
9 3 (3.30%) Corosync
9 3 (3.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.30%) Xen
9 3 (3.30%) XenServer
10 2 (2.20%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.10%) LXC
11 1 (1.10%) Postfix
11 1 (1.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 48 (52.75%) Puppet
2 33 (36.26%) Nagios
3 22 (24.18%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (21.98%) Ansible
5 8 (8.79%) HAProxy
6 5 (5.49%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.40%) OSSEC
7 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (4.40%) SELinux
8 3 (3.30%) Cacti
8 3 (3.30%) Casper Suite
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (3.30%) Pacemaker
9 2 (2.20%) Capistrano
9 2 (2.20%) CFEngine
9 2 (2.20%) Graphite
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (2.20%) WSUS
10 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (50.55%) VMware
2 36 (39.56%) Red Hat
3 18 (19.78%) Cisco
4 16 (17.58%) EMC
5 13 (14.29%) Oracle
6 8 (8.79%) Citrix
6 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.59%) IBM
7 6 (6.59%) Percona
8 5 (5.49%) Veritas
9 4 (4.40%) ATG
9 4 (4.40%) NetApp
9 4 (4.40%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.30%) Apple
10 3 (3.30%) Dell
10 3 (3.30%) Google
10 3 (3.30%) Juniper
11 2 (2.20%) Intel
12 1 (1.10%) Sun
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + health & life insurance, bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago