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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 597 589 561
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 28 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 68 54
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +31.25%
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
41174 45679 41778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.30% 93.62% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34928 38421 35168
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +44 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (66.00%) DevOps
3 27 (54.00%) Puppet
4 24 (48.00%) Ubuntu
4 24 (48.00%) MySQL
5 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 19 (38.00%) Ruby
7 18 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
8 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
9 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
9 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
10 15 (30.00%) Oracle
11 14 (28.00%) Python
11 14 (28.00%) Solaris
12 13 (26.00%) LDAP
12 13 (26.00%) DNS
12 13 (26.00%) UNIX
13 12 (24.00%) Java
13 12 (24.00%) CentOS
13 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
13 12 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (22.00%) nginx
14 11 (22.00%) Subversion
14 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
15 10 (20.00%) Publishing
15 10 (20.00%) LAMP
15 10 (20.00%) Debian
15 10 (20.00%) VMware

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 12 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (22.00%) nginx
3 7 (14.00%) Apache
4 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.00%) JBoss
6 2 (4.00%) IIS
7 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) LDAP
1 13 (26.00%) DNS
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) SSH
3 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 2 (4.00%) SMTP
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) MySQL
2 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.00%) Redis
4 6 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (22.00%) Subversion
4 10 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 10 (20.00%) Publishing
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Games
3 6 (12.00%) Finance
4 4 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) LAMP
2 5 (10.00%) JSON
2 5 (10.00%) XML
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) HACMP
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) iDTV
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (48.00%) Ubuntu
3 14 (28.00%) Solaris
4 13 (26.00%) UNIX
5 12 (24.00%) CentOS
5 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (20.00%) Debian
7 7 (14.00%) Windows
8 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (12.00%) Android
9 4 (8.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) DevOps
2 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.00%) Change Management
6 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Validation
7 2 (4.00%) DRM
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (2.00%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Ruby
2 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
3 14 (28.00%) Python
4 12 (24.00%) Java
5 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.00%) Perl
6 6 (12.00%) Scala
7 5 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.00%) SQL
9 2 (4.00%) Korn
9 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.00%) Bourne shell
9 2 (4.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) CCNA
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Varnish
1 10 (20.00%) Docker
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) NFS
4 2 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (54.00%) Puppet
2 18 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (18.00%) Nagios
4 6 (12.00%) logstash
4 6 (12.00%) Graphite
5 5 (10.00%) Pingdom
5 5 (10.00%) ZABBIX
5 5 (10.00%) HAProxy
6 4 (8.00%) BladeLogic
6 4 (8.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (6.00%) Ansible
8 2 (4.00%) Unicenter
8 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
8 2 (4.00%) Salt
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (2.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) EMC
5 2 (4.00%) Sybase
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Symantec
5 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 2 (4.00%) Veritas
6 1 (2.00%) Perforce
6 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.00%) Nexenta
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago