The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 563 552 592
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 70 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 66 50 46
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 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £41,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+24.39% -15.89%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44914 41458 48802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.50% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34692 42465
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -12 2 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Linux
2 103 (76.87%) Puppet
3 85 (63.43%) Ubuntu
4 75 (55.97%) Opscode Chef
5 65 (48.51%) CentOS
6 63 (47.01%) Amazon AWS
7 61 (45.52%) MySQL
8 60 (44.78%) DevOps
9 53 (39.55%) Redis
9 53 (39.55%) Red Hat
10 48 (35.82%) Python
10 48 (35.82%) Debian
11 45 (33.58%) Java
12 41 (30.60%) Jenkins
13 40 (29.85%) DNS
14 39 (29.10%) Ruby
15 38 (28.36%) Bash Shell
15 38 (28.36%) nginx
16 37 (27.61%) Apache
17 35 (26.12%) PHP
17 35 (26.12%) VMware
18 34 (25.37%) Web Services
19 32 (23.88%) Perl
19 32 (23.88%) HTTP
19 32 (23.88%) Load Balancing
19 32 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (23.13%) Games
20 31 (23.13%) Firewall
21 29 (21.64%) LAMP
21 29 (21.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 38 (28.36%) nginx
2 37 (27.61%) Apache
3 24 (17.91%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (10.45%) Node.js
5 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Summit
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (47.01%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.45%) SaaS
3 7 (5.22%) Joyent
4 4 (2.99%) GitHub
4 4 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 40 (29.85%) DNS
2 32 (23.88%) HTTP
3 31 (23.13%) Firewall
4 23 (17.16%) TCP/IP
5 19 (14.18%) SSH
6 18 (13.43%) SSL
6 18 (13.43%) LDAP
7 14 (10.45%) VPN
8 12 (8.96%) SMTP
9 11 (8.21%) HTTPS
9 11 (8.21%) SAN
10 9 (6.72%) VLAN
11 8 (5.97%) NAS
12 6 (4.48%) SNMP
13 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (2.24%) Wireshark
14 3 (2.24%) VRRP
14 3 (2.24%) BGP
14 3 (2.24%) IPv4
14 3 (2.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (45.52%) MySQL
2 53 (39.55%) Redis
3 27 (20.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 22 (16.42%) NoSQL
5 20 (14.93%) MongoDB
6 17 (12.69%) Big Data
7 15 (11.19%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.99%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.24%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (30.60%) Jenkins
2 26 (19.40%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.70%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.24%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.75%) FishEye
General
1 31 (23.13%) Games
2 5 (3.73%) Finance
3 4 (2.99%) Retail
3 4 (2.99%) Advertising
3 4 (2.99%) Publishing
4 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Front Office
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.37%) Web Services
2 29 (21.64%) LAMP
3 13 (9.70%) Django
3 13 (9.70%) Sphinx
4 10 (7.46%) XML
5 9 (6.72%) JSON
5 9 (6.72%) CSS
6 4 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.24%) .NET
7 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.24%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.75%) HTML
8 1 (0.75%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Social Media
2 14 (10.45%) Replication
2 14 (10.45%) Clustering
3 7 (5.22%) Open Source
4 6 (4.48%) Online Games
5 4 (2.99%) Blog
6 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.75%) iPad
8 1 (0.75%) DTV
8 1 (0.75%) Equities
8 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Linux
2 85 (63.43%) Ubuntu
3 65 (48.51%) CentOS
4 48 (35.82%) Debian
5 29 (21.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (17.91%) Solaris
7 23 (17.16%) Apple iOS
7 23 (17.16%) Android
8 22 (16.42%) Windows
9 15 (11.19%) FreeBSD
10 13 (9.70%) OpenBSD
11 8 (5.97%) UNIX
12 1 (0.75%) AIX
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (44.78%) DevOps
2 32 (23.88%) Load Balancing
3 20 (14.93%) E-Commerce
4 18 (13.43%) Configuration Management
5 14 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (6.72%) Build Automation
8 7 (5.22%) B2B
9 5 (3.73%) Project Management
9 5 (3.73%) Social Media Monitoring
10 4 (2.99%) Scrum
10 4 (2.99%) User Experience Design
10 4 (2.99%) Release Management
11 3 (2.24%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.24%) Low Latency
12 2 (1.49%) Web Development
13 1 (0.75%) Problem Management
13 1 (0.75%) Digital Marketing
13 1 (0.75%) Fault Management
13 1 (0.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.82%) Python
2 45 (33.58%) Java
3 39 (29.10%) Ruby
4 38 (28.36%) Bash Shell
5 35 (26.12%) PHP
6 32 (23.88%) Perl
7 23 (17.16%) Scala
8 17 (12.69%) SQL
9 11 (8.21%) Shell Script
10 9 (6.72%) JavaScript
11 6 (4.48%) AWK
12 2 (1.49%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.75%) Clojure
13 1 (0.75%) sed
13 1 (0.75%) Golang
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 32 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.18%) Xen
3 14 (10.45%) KVM
4 4 (2.99%) NFS
5 3 (2.24%) Docker
5 3 (2.24%) vSphere
6 2 (1.49%) Postfix
7 1 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 103 (76.87%) Puppet
2 75 (55.97%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (20.90%) Nagios
4 23 (17.16%) logstash
5 13 (9.70%) Cacti
6 11 (8.21%) Salt
6 11 (8.21%) Ansible
7 9 (6.72%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.24%) SCOM
8 3 (2.24%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.49%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.49%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.75%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.75%) Scalr
Vendors
1 53 (39.55%) Red Hat
2 35 (26.12%) VMware
3 12 (8.96%) Rackspace
4 11 (8.21%) Oracle
5 5 (3.73%) Cisco
6 4 (2.99%) JBoss
6 4 (2.99%) Facebook
6 4 (2.99%) Twitter
7 3 (2.24%) Sun
8 2 (1.49%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.49%) Zend
9 1 (0.75%) Infor
9 1 (0.75%) Splunk
9 1 (0.75%) Percona
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.75%) Veritas
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