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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 566 577 574
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 63 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 60 45 54
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 £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.82% +27.77%
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
43577 41676 47883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.50% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36395 35004 41511
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +4 1 £57,500 +9.00% 2
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 103 (75.18%) Puppet
3 81 (59.12%) Ubuntu
4 75 (54.74%) Opscode Chef
5 68 (49.64%) CentOS
6 63 (45.99%) Python
7 62 (45.26%) Amazon AWS
8 58 (42.34%) DevOps
9 56 (40.88%) MySQL
10 52 (37.96%) Red Hat
11 49 (35.77%) Bash Shell
12 47 (34.31%) Redis
13 45 (32.85%) Debian
13 45 (32.85%) VMware
14 44 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (31.39%) Java
16 41 (29.93%) Ruby
16 41 (29.93%) nginx
17 40 (29.20%) DNS
18 39 (28.47%) Web Services
18 39 (28.47%) Jenkins
19 37 (27.01%) Nagios
20 36 (26.28%) HTTP
21 34 (24.82%) PHP
22 33 (24.09%) LAMP
23 32 (23.36%) Perl
23 32 (23.36%) Apache
24 30 (21.90%) Xen
24 30 (21.90%) Load Balancing
25 28 (20.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (29.93%) nginx
2 32 (23.36%) Apache
3 19 (13.87%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (10.22%) Node.js
5 5 (3.65%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Summit
2 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (45.26%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.49%) SaaS
3 4 (2.92%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (2.19%) Joyent
5 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.73%) Route 53
6 1 (0.73%) GitHub
6 1 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.73%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 40 (29.20%) DNS
2 36 (26.28%) HTTP
3 24 (17.52%) SSH
4 23 (16.79%) Firewall
5 22 (16.06%) TCP/IP
6 17 (12.41%) SSL
7 15 (10.95%) HTTPS
7 15 (10.95%) LDAP
8 11 (8.03%) VPN
9 10 (7.30%) SAN
9 10 (7.30%) SMTP
10 9 (6.57%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (4.38%) VLAN
11 6 (4.38%) NAS
11 6 (4.38%) SNMP
12 5 (3.65%) tcpdump
12 5 (3.65%) Wireshark
13 4 (2.92%) BGP
14 3 (2.19%) DHCP
14 3 (2.19%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (40.88%) MySQL
2 47 (34.31%) Redis
3 24 (17.52%) Big Data
4 21 (15.33%) NoSQL
4 21 (15.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 18 (13.14%) MongoDB
6 16 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (6.57%) Hadoop
8 6 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.19%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 39 (28.47%) Jenkins
2 24 (17.52%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.49%) Mercurial
4 5 (3.65%) Subversion
5 4 (2.92%) Hudson
General
1 27 (19.71%) Games
2 7 (5.11%) Publishing
3 6 (4.38%) Finance
4 4 (2.92%) Advertising
5 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Electronics
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.47%) Web Services
2 33 (24.09%) LAMP
3 13 (9.49%) Sphinx
4 11 (8.03%) Django
5 7 (5.11%) XML
5 7 (5.11%) CSS
6 6 (4.38%) JSON
7 3 (2.19%) MSMQ
7 3 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.46%) HTML
8 2 (1.46%) .NET
8 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.73%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Replication
1 15 (10.95%) Clustering
2 14 (10.22%) Social Media
3 8 (5.84%) Open Source
4 6 (4.38%) Online Games
5 3 (2.19%) Equities
5 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.73%) iPad
7 1 (0.73%) Blog
7 1 (0.73%) DTV
7 1 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 81 (59.12%) Ubuntu
3 68 (49.64%) CentOS
4 45 (32.85%) Debian
5 28 (20.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (18.25%) Windows
7 19 (13.87%) Apple iOS
7 19 (13.87%) Android
8 18 (13.14%) Solaris
9 15 (10.95%) FreeBSD
10 13 (9.49%) OpenBSD
11 8 (5.84%) UNIX
12 1 (0.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.34%) DevOps
2 30 (21.90%) Load Balancing
3 21 (15.33%) E-Commerce
4 19 (13.87%) Configuration Management
5 13 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.38%) B2B
6 6 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (4.38%) Build Automation
7 5 (3.65%) Scrum
7 5 (3.65%) Project Management
7 5 (3.65%) Social Media Monitoring
8 3 (2.19%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.19%) Release Management
9 2 (1.46%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (1.46%) Web Development
9 2 (1.46%) Low Latency
10 1 (0.73%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (0.73%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (0.73%) Mentoring
10 1 (0.73%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.99%) Python
2 49 (35.77%) Bash Shell
3 43 (31.39%) Java
4 41 (29.93%) Ruby
5 34 (24.82%) PHP
6 32 (23.36%) Perl
7 21 (15.33%) SQL
8 19 (13.87%) Scala
9 7 (5.11%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.11%) JavaScript
10 6 (4.38%) AWK
11 3 (2.19%) sed
12 1 (0.73%) Golang
12 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 44 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (21.90%) Xen
3 13 (9.49%) KVM
4 4 (2.92%) Varnish
5 3 (2.19%) Docker
5 3 (2.19%) vSphere
6 2 (1.46%) Postfix
7 1 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 103 (75.18%) Puppet
2 75 (54.74%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (27.01%) Nagios
4 20 (14.60%) Salt
5 19 (13.87%) logstash
6 16 (11.68%) ZABBIX
7 15 (10.95%) Ansible
8 13 (9.49%) Cacti
9 6 (4.38%) Ganglia
10 3 (2.19%) SCOM
11 2 (1.46%) Zenoss
11 2 (1.46%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.73%) Scalr
12 1 (0.73%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 52 (37.96%) Red Hat
2 45 (32.85%) VMware
3 12 (8.76%) Rackspace
4 8 (5.84%) Oracle
5 5 (3.65%) SoftLayer
6 4 (2.92%) Sun
7 3 (2.19%) JBoss
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco
8 2 (1.46%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.73%) Infor
9 1 (0.73%) Percona
9 1 (0.73%) Facebook
9 1 (0.73%) Twitter
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.73%) SAP
9 1 (0.73%) Veritas
9 1 (0.73%) Sony
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