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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 602 615 557
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 43 38 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.091% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.095% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 94
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,250 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.30%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +59 9 £55,000 -10.20% 3
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 96 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (73.96%) Puppet
3 58 (60.42%) DevOps
4 49 (51.04%) Bash Shell
5 48 (50.00%) Python
5 48 (50.00%) VMware
6 37 (38.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (36.46%) Ansible
8 31 (32.29%) MySQL
9 29 (30.21%) Firewall
9 29 (30.21%) KVM
9 29 (30.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
11 25 (26.04%) Finance
12 24 (25.00%) Xen
12 24 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 22 (22.92%) Configuration Management
13 22 (22.92%) Red Hat
14 21 (21.88%) E-Commerce
14 21 (21.88%) Ruby
15 20 (20.83%) LAMP
15 20 (20.83%) TCP/IP
15 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (19.79%) Git (software)
16 19 (19.79%) Perl
16 19 (19.79%) Nagios
17 18 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (18.75%) Subversion
17 18 (18.75%) CentOS

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (17.71%) Apache
2 16 (16.67%) nginx
3 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 10 (10.42%) OpenStack
6 7 (7.29%) JBoss
7 3 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.58%) IaaS
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.21%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.17%) Joyent
6 2 (2.08%) PaaS
7 1 (1.04%) SaaS
7 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.21%) Firewall
2 20 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 16 (16.67%) DNS
4 15 (15.63%) Reverse Proxy
5 13 (13.54%) VPN
6 10 (10.42%) WAN
7 9 (9.38%) LAN
8 7 (7.29%) SAN
9 5 (5.21%) LDAP
9 5 (5.21%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (3.13%) VLAN
11 2 (2.08%) BGP
11 2 (2.08%) BIG-IP
11 2 (2.08%) SNMP
11 2 (2.08%) SSH
12 1 (1.04%) DHCP
12 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.29%) MySQL
2 16 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.29%) Redis
6 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (19.79%) Git (software)
3 18 (18.75%) Subversion
4 12 (12.50%) Hudson
5 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Law
2 12 (12.50%) Publishing
3 5 (5.21%) Games
4 3 (3.13%) Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) LAMP
2 12 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (5.21%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (4.17%) Memcached
5 3 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (3.13%) XML
6 2 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.04%) CSS
7 1 (1.04%) JSON
7 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.46%) Fintech
3 6 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.17%) EMC VNX
4 4 (4.17%) Replication
5 3 (3.13%) Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (30.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (18.75%) CentOS
4 14 (14.58%) Ubuntu
4 14 (14.58%) Unix
5 11 (11.46%) Solaris
6 8 (8.33%) AIX
7 4 (4.17%) Windows
8 3 (3.13%) Debian
8 3 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.08%) SUSE
10 1 (1.04%) Fedora
10 1 (1.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (60.42%) DevOps
2 22 (22.92%) Configuration Management
3 21 (21.88%) E-Commerce
4 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (15.63%) Network Design
7 14 (14.58%) Open Source
8 12 (12.50%) High Availability
9 9 (9.38%) Migration
9 9 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.29%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (3.13%) Identity Management
13 3 (3.13%) Project Management
14 2 (2.08%) OOP
14 2 (2.08%) Service Delivery
14 2 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.04%) Bash Shell
2 48 (50.00%) Python
3 21 (21.88%) Ruby
4 19 (19.79%) Perl
5 12 (12.50%) PHP
6 11 (11.46%) Java
7 9 (9.38%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) RHCA
3 1 (1.04%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (38.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (30.21%) KVM
3 24 (25.00%) Xen
4 14 (14.58%) Docker
5 12 (12.50%) Varnish
6 9 (9.38%) Hyper-V
7 6 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
10 2 (2.08%) vCloud
10 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.08%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.08%) XenServer
11 1 (1.04%) iptables
11 1 (1.04%) LXC
11 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.04%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.04%) vSphere
11 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 71 (73.96%) Puppet
2 35 (36.46%) Ansible
3 28 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (19.79%) Nagios
5 4 (4.17%) Capistrano
5 4 (4.17%) CFEngine
6 3 (3.13%) Graphite
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (2.08%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.04%) Cacti
8 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.04%) SCCM
8 1 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.04%) Terraform
8 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (50.00%) VMware
2 22 (22.92%) Red Hat
3 15 (15.63%) EMC
4 14 (14.58%) Oracle
5 12 (12.50%) Cisco
6 11 (11.46%) NetApp
7 8 (8.33%) Veritas
8 6 (6.25%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.17%) Dell
9 4 (4.17%) Intel
10 3 (3.13%) Citrix
10 3 (3.13%) HP
11 2 (2.08%) F5
11 2 (2.08%) IBM
12 1 (1.04%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.04%) Isilon
12 1 (1.04%) Percona
12 1 (1.04%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.04%) Veeam
12 1 (1.04%) WatchGuard
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