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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 609 586 550
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 19 67 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 67 62
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +28.04%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +31 1 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (69.23%) DevOps
3 22 (56.41%) Puppet
4 21 (53.85%) Ubuntu
5 19 (48.72%) Java
6 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
7 16 (41.03%) MySQL
7 16 (41.03%) Ruby
8 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
9 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
9 14 (35.90%) Jenkins
10 13 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
11 12 (30.77%) Python
11 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (28.21%) Debian
12 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (28.21%) Solaris
12 11 (28.21%) DNS
12 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
13 10 (25.64%) NoSQL
13 10 (25.64%) LDAP
13 10 (25.64%) Oracle
13 10 (25.64%) CentOS
14 9 (23.08%) Subversion
14 9 (23.08%) nginx
14 9 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (20.51%) Hudson
15 8 (20.51%) Varnish
15 8 (20.51%) MongoDB

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 9 (23.08%) nginx
1 9 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) DNS
2 10 (25.64%) LDAP
3 8 (20.51%) Firewall
4 7 (17.95%) VPN
5 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.13%) SMTP
6 2 (5.13%) HTTP
6 2 (5.13%) SSH
6 2 (5.13%) SAN
7 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.56%) VLAN
7 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.56%) ATM
7 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) MySQL
2 10 (25.64%) NoSQL
3 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
4 7 (17.95%) Redis
5 6 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.56%) DB2
8 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 14 (35.90%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.08%) Subversion
4 8 (20.51%) Hudson
General
1 8 (20.51%) Publishing
2 6 (15.38%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) CSS
1 6 (15.38%) XML
1 6 (15.38%) JSON
2 5 (12.82%) LAMP
3 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) iDTV
3 1 (2.56%) EMV
3 1 (2.56%) EFT
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) Ubuntu
3 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (28.21%) Solaris
4 11 (28.21%) Debian
5 10 (25.64%) CentOS
6 8 (20.51%) UNIX
7 6 (15.38%) Windows
7 6 (15.38%) Android
7 6 (15.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) DevOps
2 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Validation
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) DRM
6 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) Ruby
3 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
4 12 (30.77%) Python
5 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
6 7 (17.95%) Perl
7 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.38%) Scala
8 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 3 (7.69%) PHP
10 2 (5.13%) Korn
10 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.13%) Bourne shell
10 2 (5.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Varnish
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) Docker
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.13%) NFS
3 2 (5.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.56%) Xen
4 1 (2.56%) XenServer
4 1 (2.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 22 (56.41%) Puppet
2 13 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (17.95%) Graphite
4 6 (15.38%) logstash
4 6 (15.38%) Nagios
5 4 (10.26%) BladeLogic
5 4 (10.26%) Ansible
6 2 (5.13%) Unicenter
6 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.56%) Cacti
7 1 (2.56%) Munin
7 1 (2.56%) Pingdom
7 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) Rackspace
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) Sun
5 2 (5.13%) EMC
5 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) Veritas
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Perforce
6 1 (2.56%) F5
6 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.56%) Nexenta
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago