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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 590 647 606
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 50 25 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.057% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.060% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 23 88
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £49,600 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
38557 41930 48251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.74% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33462 35382 40334
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 2016.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 65 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 47 (51.65%) VMware
4 46 (50.55%) Python
5 45 (49.45%) Puppet
6 44 (48.35%) DevOps
7 41 (45.05%) Nagios
8 38 (41.76%) Red Hat
9 36 (39.56%) Jenkins
10 35 (38.46%) CentOS
11 34 (37.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (36.26%) Apache
13 32 (35.16%) Tomcat
14 31 (34.07%) Unix
14 31 (34.07%) MySQL
15 29 (31.87%) PHP
16 27 (29.67%) LAMP
16 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 27 (29.67%) nginx
16 27 (29.67%) Ansible
17 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (28.57%) DNS
18 22 (24.18%) LDAP
18 22 (24.18%) Configuration Management
18 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
19 21 (23.08%) Firewall
19 21 (23.08%) Cisco
20 17 (18.68%) Windows
21 16 (17.58%) Java

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 33 (36.26%) Apache
2 32 (35.16%) Tomcat
3 27 (29.67%) nginx
4 13 (14.29%) JBoss
5 8 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (6.59%) OpenStack
6 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.40%) Resin
7 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.30%) Confluence
9 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (2.20%) IIS
9 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.10%) CloudStack
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.59%) SaaS
3 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.30%) GitHub
5 3 (3.30%) Google Apps
5 3 (3.30%) IaaS
5 3 (3.30%) Route 53
6 2 (2.20%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.10%) Joyent
7 1 (1.10%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.57%) DNS
2 22 (24.18%) LDAP
3 21 (23.08%) Firewall
4 15 (16.48%) LAN
5 14 (15.38%) Internet
5 14 (15.38%) SAN
6 13 (14.29%) WAN
7 12 (13.19%) Kerberos
8 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
9 8 (8.79%) DHCP
10 7 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
11 6 (6.59%) VLAN
12 5 (5.49%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (5.49%) iSCSI
13 4 (4.40%) Asterisk PBX
13 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (4.40%) NAS
13 4 (4.40%) VPN
14 3 (3.30%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (3.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.07%) MySQL
2 13 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.69%) Redis
5 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.30%) DB2
6 3 (3.30%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (39.56%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.89%) Subversion
4 6 (6.59%) Travis CI
5 5 (5.49%) GitLab
5 5 (5.49%) Hudson
5 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.49%) Vagrant
6 4 (4.40%) JIRA
7 3 (3.30%) Gradle
7 3 (3.30%) Maven
7 3 (3.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Law
3 5 (5.49%) Publishing
4 4 (4.40%) Back Office
5 3 (3.30%) Marketing
6 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Front Office
7 1 (1.10%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) German Language
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) LAMP
2 13 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (6.59%) ELK Stack
4 5 (5.49%) Memcached
4 5 (5.49%) Web Services
5 4 (4.40%) XML
6 3 (3.30%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (3.30%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (3.30%) REST
6 3 (3.30%) SOAP
7 2 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.10%) CSS
8 1 (1.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 7 (7.69%) Fintech
1 7 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.40%) EMC VNX
3 4 (4.40%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.30%) Clustering
4 3 (3.30%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) CentOS
3 31 (34.07%) Unix
4 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (18.68%) Windows
6 15 (16.48%) SUSE
7 14 (15.38%) Ubuntu
8 13 (14.29%) Debian
9 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
12 6 (6.59%) Solaris
13 3 (3.30%) Mac OS X
13 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (2.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
15 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
15 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) DevOps
2 22 (24.18%) Configuration Management
2 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.49%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.49%) Migration
6 5 (5.49%) Open Source
7 4 (4.40%) High Availability
7 4 (4.40%) Password Management
8 3 (3.30%) Computer Security
8 3 (3.30%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (3.30%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.30%) ITIL
8 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.30%) Software Architecture
9 2 (2.20%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 65 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 46 (50.55%) Python
3 29 (31.87%) PHP
4 16 (17.58%) Java
5 15 (16.48%) Ruby
6 14 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 11 (12.09%) Perl
8 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.20%) SQL
10 1 (1.10%) Go
10 1 (1.10%) Korn
10 1 (1.10%) VB
10 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
1 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) CCNP
2 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.20%) MCITP
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.20%) RHCA
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (37.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.38%) Squid
3 11 (12.09%) Docker
3 11 (12.09%) NFS
4 10 (10.99%) KVM
5 9 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.79%) vSphere
7 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 7 (7.69%) Corosync
8 5 (5.49%) Varnish
9 4 (4.40%) GlusterFS
9 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
9 4 (4.40%) vCloud
9 4 (4.40%) XenServer
10 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
11 2 (2.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (2.20%) Xen
12 1 (1.10%) Postfix
12 1 (1.10%) Samba
12 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 45 (49.45%) Puppet
2 41 (45.05%) Nagios
3 27 (29.67%) Ansible
4 21 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (17.58%) HAProxy
6 10 (10.99%) logstash
7 7 (7.69%) Pacemaker
8 6 (6.59%) Cacti
9 5 (5.49%) NetBackup
9 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (4.40%) Check_MK
10 4 (4.40%) OSSEC
10 4 (4.40%) SELinux
11 3 (3.30%) Casper Suite
11 3 (3.30%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (3.30%) WSUS
12 2 (2.20%) Graphite
12 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (2.20%) SCCM
13 1 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (51.65%) VMware
2 38 (41.76%) Red Hat
3 21 (23.08%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) EMC
5 12 (13.19%) Oracle
6 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
7 8 (8.79%) Citrix
8 6 (6.59%) IBM
8 6 (6.59%) Percona
9 4 (4.40%) ATG
9 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.30%) Apple
10 3 (3.30%) Dell
10 3 (3.30%) Google
10 3 (3.30%) Juniper
10 3 (3.30%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.20%) Qualys
12 1 (1.10%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.10%) F5
12 1 (1.10%) Splunk
South East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 26 days ago