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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 598 564 567
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 32 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 51
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
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 £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
City of London +12 6 £55,000 - 1
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (77.42%) Puppet
3 59 (63.44%) Python
4 48 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (51.61%) DevOps
5 41 (44.09%) Java
5 41 (44.09%) Ruby
5 41 (44.09%) Ubuntu
6 39 (41.94%) CentOS
7 38 (40.86%) Bash Shell
8 37 (39.78%) Nagios
8 37 (39.78%) nginx
9 33 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
11 31 (33.33%) MySQL
11 31 (33.33%) Red Hat
12 30 (32.26%) VMware
13 28 (30.11%) DNS
13 28 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (29.03%) Debian
15 26 (27.96%) Web Services
15 26 (27.96%) E-Commerce
15 26 (27.96%) HTTP
16 25 (26.88%) Perl
16 25 (26.88%) Windows
17 24 (25.81%) NoSQL
17 24 (25.81%) Salt
18 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
19 22 (23.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (22.58%) Xen

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 37 (39.78%) nginx
2 15 (16.13%) Apache
3 13 (13.98%) OpenStack
4 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (6.45%) Node.js
6 4 (4.30%) IIS
7 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.15%) Jetty
7 2 (2.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.83%) SoftLayer
3 4 (4.30%) SaaS
3 4 (4.30%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (3.23%) Route 53
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.08%) PaaS
5 1 (1.08%) IaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.08%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.11%) DNS
2 26 (27.96%) HTTP
3 18 (19.35%) SSH
4 17 (18.28%) HTTPS
5 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.83%) Firewall
7 8 (8.60%) SAN
8 6 (6.45%) LDAP
8 6 (6.45%) SSL
9 5 (5.38%) NAS
9 5 (5.38%) VPN
10 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (4.30%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (4.30%) VLAN
11 3 (3.23%) Wireshark
11 3 (3.23%) tcpdump
12 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.15%) Internet
12 2 (2.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) MySQL
2 24 (25.81%) NoSQL
3 20 (21.51%) Big Data
4 18 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (15.05%) Hadoop
6 12 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (11.83%) Redis
8 5 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
2 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
3 19 (20.43%) Subversion
4 16 (17.20%) Hudson
5 4 (4.30%) JIRA
5 4 (4.30%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (18.28%) Publishing
2 7 (7.53%) Games
3 6 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Advertising
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.96%) Web Services
2 16 (17.20%) LAMP
3 7 (7.53%) CSS
4 4 (4.30%) XML
4 4 (4.30%) JSON
4 4 (4.30%) Sphinx
5 3 (3.23%) HTML
6 2 (2.15%) Middleware
7 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Clustering
2 6 (6.45%) Open Source
2 6 (6.45%) Replication
3 5 (5.38%) Social Media
4 3 (3.23%) Equities
5 1 (1.08%) PKI
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (44.09%) Ubuntu
3 39 (41.94%) CentOS
4 27 (29.03%) Debian
5 25 (26.88%) Windows
6 22 (23.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (10.75%) UNIX
8 8 (8.60%) Solaris
9 4 (4.30%) FreeBSD
9 4 (4.30%) OpenBSD
9 4 (4.30%) Android
9 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) DevOps
2 26 (27.96%) E-Commerce
3 17 (18.28%) Configuration Management
3 17 (18.28%) Load Balancing
4 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.38%) Scrum
7 4 (4.30%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.30%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.23%) ITIL
8 3 (3.23%) Project Management
9 2 (2.15%) Service Management
9 2 (2.15%) Change Management
9 2 (2.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.08%) Change Control
10 1 (1.08%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (63.44%) Python
2 41 (44.09%) Java
2 41 (44.09%) Ruby
3 38 (40.86%) Bash Shell
4 25 (26.88%) Perl
5 19 (20.43%) SQL
6 14 (15.05%) PHP
7 9 (9.68%) Shell Script
8 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.30%) Scala
10 3 (3.23%) sed
10 3 (3.23%) C
11 1 (1.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) PhD
1 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.15%) Degree
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (22.58%) Xen
3 18 (19.35%) Varnish
4 5 (5.38%) KVM
5 4 (4.30%) XenServer
6 2 (2.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.15%) Docker
7 1 (1.08%) LXC
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.08%) Firmware
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 72 (77.42%) Puppet
2 48 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (39.78%) Nagios
4 24 (25.81%) Salt
5 19 (20.43%) Graphite
5 19 (20.43%) Ansible
6 17 (18.28%) ZABBIX
7 11 (11.83%) Ganglia
8 5 (5.38%) logstash
9 4 (4.30%) Cacti
10 3 (3.23%) Pingdom
11 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
11 2 (2.15%) Zenoss
12 1 (1.08%) yum
12 1 (1.08%) Munin
12 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
12 1 (1.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 30 (32.26%) VMware
3 10 (10.75%) Rackspace
4 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.53%) Sony
6 5 (5.38%) Sun
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle
7 4 (4.30%) EMC
8 3 (3.23%) NetApp
8 3 (3.23%) Veritas
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco
9 2 (2.15%) Compuware
9 2 (2.15%) HP
9 2 (2.15%) Dell
9 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.15%) F5
10 1 (1.08%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.08%) Zend
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