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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 579 617 580
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 38 48 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 81
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,100 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.87%
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
36116 42293 43830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.76% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31317 35995 36454
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Hayes - 3 £60,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £37,500 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (61.29%) Bash Shell
3 46 (49.46%) Python
4 43 (46.24%) CentOS
5 42 (45.16%) VMware
6 41 (44.09%) Red Hat
7 40 (43.01%) Puppet
8 38 (40.86%) Nagios
8 38 (40.86%) MySQL
9 35 (37.63%) PHP
9 35 (37.63%) Ruby
10 34 (36.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (34.41%) DNS
12 30 (32.26%) Jenkins
13 29 (31.18%) Amazon AWS
14 28 (30.11%) LDAP
15 27 (29.03%) LAMP
15 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (27.96%) nginx
16 26 (27.96%) DevOps
17 25 (26.88%) Unix
17 25 (26.88%) Windows
17 25 (26.88%) NFS
18 24 (25.81%) Cisco
18 24 (25.81%) Ansible
19 23 (24.73%) E-Commerce
20 22 (23.66%) Apache
20 22 (23.66%) EMC
21 20 (21.51%) Perl
21 20 (21.51%) HAProxy

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 26 (27.96%) nginx
2 22 (23.66%) Apache
3 16 (17.20%) Hubot
4 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.53%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (4.30%) Drupal
7 4 (4.30%) JBoss
7 4 (4.30%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.30%) Resin
7 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.30%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.08%) CloudStack
9 1 (1.08%) CMS
9 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.18%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (19.35%) SaaS
3 16 (17.20%) Slack
4 5 (5.38%) OpenShift
5 4 (4.30%) GitHub
6 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.08%) IaaS
7 1 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (34.41%) DNS
2 28 (30.11%) LDAP
3 19 (20.43%) Kerberos
4 16 (17.20%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (15.05%) Firewall
5 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.83%) SAN
7 10 (10.75%) Asterisk PBX
8 9 (9.68%) VPN
9 8 (8.60%) Internet
10 6 (6.45%) BGP
10 6 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (6.45%) LAN
10 6 (6.45%) OSPF
11 5 (5.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (5.38%) DHCP
11 5 (5.38%) IGMP
11 5 (5.38%) iSCSI
11 5 (5.38%) Junos
11 5 (5.38%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.86%) MySQL
2 13 (13.98%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.75%) Redis
4 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.30%) MariaDB
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.23%) DB2
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.30%) GitLab
2 4 (4.30%) Subversion
2 4 (4.30%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.23%) Gradle
3 3 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 16 (17.20%) Retail
2 8 (8.60%) Finance
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
4 3 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) German Language
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.03%) LAMP
2 16 (17.20%) LEMP Stack
2 16 (17.20%) Web Services
3 10 (10.75%) Memcached
4 4 (4.30%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.30%) OpenVZ
4 4 (4.30%) REST
5 3 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (1.08%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Fintech
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.38%) EMC VNX
3 5 (5.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.30%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.15%) Clustering
6 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (46.24%) CentOS
3 34 (36.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (26.88%) Unix
4 25 (26.88%) Windows
5 8 (8.60%) Debian
6 7 (7.53%) SUSE
6 7 (7.53%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.38%) Solaris
8 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.08%) Fedora
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.96%) DevOps
2 23 (24.73%) E-Commerce
3 16 (17.20%) ChatOps
4 13 (13.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.75%) Migration
7 7 (7.53%) ITIL
7 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.38%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.30%) Password Management
10 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.23%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.15%) Capacity Management
11 2 (2.15%) Low Latency
11 2 (2.15%) Network Management
11 2 (2.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (61.29%) Bash Shell
2 46 (49.46%) Python
3 35 (37.63%) PHP
3 35 (37.63%) Ruby
4 20 (21.51%) Perl
5 17 (18.28%) Java
6 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.15%) SQL
9 1 (1.08%) Korn
9 1 (1.08%) VB
9 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.23%) MCITP
3 3 (3.23%) MCSA
3 3 (3.23%) MCSE
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (26.88%) NFS
3 19 (20.43%) Docker
4 11 (11.83%) Corosync
4 11 (11.83%) vSphere
5 10 (10.75%) GlusterFS
6 8 (8.60%) KVM
6 8 (8.60%) Squid
7 7 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
8 6 (6.45%) iptables
8 6 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
9 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
10 3 (3.23%) vCloud
10 3 (3.23%) XenServer
11 2 (2.15%) Postfix
11 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (1.08%) qmail
Systems Management
1 40 (43.01%) Puppet
2 38 (40.86%) Nagios
3 24 (25.81%) Ansible
4 20 (21.51%) HAProxy
5 17 (18.28%) logstash
6 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (11.83%) Pacemaker
8 6 (6.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (6.45%) WSUS
9 5 (5.38%) Cacti
9 5 (5.38%) Check_MK
9 5 (5.38%) NetBackup
9 5 (5.38%) SCCM
10 4 (4.30%) OSSEC
10 4 (4.30%) SELinux
11 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.08%) Salt
11 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (45.16%) VMware
2 41 (44.09%) Red Hat
3 24 (25.81%) Cisco
4 22 (23.66%) EMC
5 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.45%) Citrix
7 5 (5.38%) IBM
7 5 (5.38%) Qualys
8 4 (4.30%) ATG
8 4 (4.30%) Percona
9 3 (3.23%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle
10 2 (2.15%) Veritas
11 1 (1.08%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.08%) Dell
11 1 (1.08%) HP
11 1 (1.08%) NetApp
11 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.08%) Splunk
11 1 (1.08%) Sun
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago