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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 571 558 583
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 63 48 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 58
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +4 2 £57,500 -2.54%
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 102 (74.45%) Puppet
3 77 (56.20%) Ubuntu
4 74 (54.01%) Opscode Chef
5 68 (49.64%) CentOS
5 68 (49.64%) Python
6 57 (41.61%) Amazon AWS
7 55 (40.15%) DevOps
8 52 (37.96%) MySQL
9 51 (37.23%) Red Hat
10 50 (36.50%) Bash Shell
11 46 (33.58%) Java
11 46 (33.58%) VMware
12 45 (32.85%) Ruby
13 44 (32.12%) Debian
13 44 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
14 42 (30.66%) Redis
14 42 (30.66%) Nagios
15 41 (29.93%) nginx
16 40 (29.20%) Jenkins
16 40 (29.20%) DNS
17 38 (27.74%) HTTP
18 36 (26.28%) Web Services
19 34 (24.82%) LAMP
20 33 (24.09%) Perl
21 31 (22.63%) Apache
21 31 (22.63%) Xen
22 30 (21.90%) PHP
23 29 (21.17%) Load Balancing
24 28 (20.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (29.93%) nginx
2 31 (22.63%) Apache
3 16 (11.68%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (10.95%) Node.js
5 8 (5.84%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Summit
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (41.61%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.49%) SaaS
3 4 (2.92%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.46%) Route 53
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.73%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.73%) Joyent
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (29.20%) DNS
2 38 (27.74%) HTTP
3 27 (19.71%) SSH
4 22 (16.06%) TCP/IP
5 19 (13.87%) Firewall
6 17 (12.41%) HTTPS
6 17 (12.41%) SSL
7 12 (8.76%) LDAP
8 11 (8.03%) SAN
9 9 (6.57%) VPN
9 9 (6.57%) SMTP
9 9 (6.57%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (4.38%) NAS
10 6 (4.38%) SNMP
11 5 (3.65%) tcpdump
11 5 (3.65%) Wireshark
12 4 (2.92%) VLAN
12 4 (2.92%) BGP
13 3 (2.19%) DHCP
13 3 (2.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (37.96%) MySQL
2 42 (30.66%) Redis
3 28 (20.44%) Big Data
4 22 (16.06%) NoSQL
5 17 (12.41%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (12.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (10.95%) MongoDB
7 12 (8.76%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.19%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 40 (29.20%) Jenkins
2 23 (16.79%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.49%) Mercurial
4 7 (5.11%) Subversion
5 6 (4.38%) Hudson
6 1 (0.73%) JIRA
6 1 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 24 (17.52%) Games
2 9 (6.57%) Publishing
3 7 (5.11%) Finance
4 4 (2.92%) Advertising
5 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Electronics
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.28%) Web Services
2 34 (24.82%) LAMP
3 13 (9.49%) Sphinx
4 8 (5.84%) Django
5 6 (4.38%) CSS
6 5 (3.65%) XML
7 4 (2.92%) JSON
8 3 (2.19%) MSMQ
8 3 (2.19%) HTML
8 3 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.73%) .NET
9 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.73%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Clustering
2 15 (10.95%) Replication
3 14 (10.22%) Social Media
4 7 (5.11%) Open Source
5 5 (3.65%) Online Games
6 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) Equities
7 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.73%) iPad
8 1 (0.73%) PKI
8 1 (0.73%) Statistics
8 1 (0.73%) BBC
8 1 (0.73%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 77 (56.20%) Ubuntu
3 68 (49.64%) CentOS
4 44 (32.12%) Debian
5 28 (20.44%) Windows
5 28 (20.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (11.68%) Android
6 16 (11.68%) Apple iOS
7 15 (10.95%) Solaris
8 14 (10.22%) FreeBSD
9 13 (9.49%) OpenBSD
10 10 (7.30%) UNIX
11 1 (0.73%) AIX
11 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.15%) DevOps
2 29 (21.17%) Load Balancing
3 21 (15.33%) E-Commerce
4 20 (14.60%) Configuration Management
5 13 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (5.84%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.65%) Project Management
7 5 (3.65%) B2B
7 5 (3.65%) Social Media Monitoring
8 4 (2.92%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.92%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.92%) Build Automation
8 4 (2.92%) Scrum
9 3 (2.19%) Risk Management
10 2 (1.46%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (1.46%) Release Management
10 2 (1.46%) Web Development
11 1 (0.73%) Resource Management
11 1 (0.73%) Problem Management
11 1 (0.73%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 68 (49.64%) Python
2 50 (36.50%) Bash Shell
3 46 (33.58%) Java
4 45 (32.85%) Ruby
5 33 (24.09%) Perl
6 30 (21.90%) PHP
7 23 (16.79%) SQL
8 16 (11.68%) Scala
9 7 (5.11%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.38%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.65%) AWK
12 3 (2.19%) sed
13 2 (1.46%) C
14 1 (0.73%) Golang
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 44 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (22.63%) Xen
3 11 (8.03%) KVM
4 6 (4.38%) Varnish
5 3 (2.19%) vSphere
5 3 (2.19%) Docker
6 2 (1.46%) Postfix
7 1 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.73%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 102 (74.45%) Puppet
2 74 (54.01%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (30.66%) Nagios
4 25 (18.25%) Salt
5 18 (13.14%) ZABBIX
6 17 (12.41%) Ansible
7 16 (11.68%) logstash
8 13 (9.49%) Cacti
9 9 (6.57%) Ganglia
10 3 (2.19%) SCOM
11 2 (1.46%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.73%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.73%) Scalr
12 1 (0.73%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 51 (37.23%) Red Hat
2 46 (33.58%) VMware
3 10 (7.30%) Rackspace
4 8 (5.84%) SoftLayer
5 6 (4.38%) Oracle
6 5 (3.65%) Sun
7 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.92%) Sony
8 3 (2.19%) JBoss
8 3 (2.19%) Cisco
9 2 (1.46%) Veritas
9 2 (1.46%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.73%) Infor
10 1 (0.73%) Percona
10 1 (0.73%) Remedy
10 1 (0.73%) SAP
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