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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 599 563 580
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 29 66 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 47
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £69,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -5.77%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +34 3 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (61.70%) Puppet
3 27 (57.45%) DevOps
4 23 (48.94%) MySQL
5 20 (42.55%) Red Hat
6 17 (36.17%) VMware
6 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (34.04%) Bash Shell
8 15 (31.91%) LAMP
8 15 (31.91%) Python
8 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
8 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (27.66%) Oracle
11 12 (25.53%) CentOS
11 12 (25.53%) Ruby
12 11 (23.40%) Ubuntu
12 11 (23.40%) Apache
12 11 (23.40%) DNS
12 11 (23.40%) Ansible
13 10 (21.28%) Solaris
13 10 (21.28%) UNIX
14 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
14 9 (19.15%) Finance
14 9 (19.15%) nginx
14 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
15 8 (17.02%) KVM
15 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
15 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
15 8 (17.02%) Xen

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (23.40%) Apache
2 9 (19.15%) nginx
3 6 (12.77%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.26%) IIS
6 2 (4.26%) JBoss
7 1 (2.13%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.64%) IaaS
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) SaaS
4 3 (6.38%) PaaS
4 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.26%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) DNS
2 7 (14.89%) Firewall
3 6 (12.77%) LDAP
4 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.64%) VPN
5 4 (8.51%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (6.38%) SSH
7 1 (2.13%) NAS
7 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) MySQL
2 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.38%) Redis
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.89%) Hudson
3 7 (14.89%) Subversion
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 7 (14.89%) Publishing
4 5 (10.64%) Games
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Law
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) LAMP
2 2 (4.26%) Memcached
2 2 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) J2EE
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) HACMP
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Online Games
4 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (25.53%) CentOS
4 11 (23.40%) Ubuntu
5 10 (21.28%) UNIX
5 10 (21.28%) Solaris
6 7 (14.89%) AIX
7 6 (12.77%) Windows
7 6 (12.77%) Debian
8 2 (4.26%) HPUX
9 1 (2.13%) Android
9 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) DevOps
2 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
3 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.64%) Open Source
6 4 (8.51%) Network Design
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) High Availability
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) Validation
9 1 (2.13%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) Bash Shell
2 15 (31.91%) Python
3 12 (25.53%) Ruby
4 8 (17.02%) Perl
5 6 (12.77%) PHP
6 4 (8.51%) Java
7 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.26%) SQL
9 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) CCNA
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.02%) Xen
2 8 (17.02%) KVM
3 7 (14.89%) Docker
3 7 (14.89%) Varnish
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 29 (61.70%) Puppet
2 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (23.40%) Ansible
4 8 (17.02%) Nagios
5 5 (10.64%) Data Guard
5 5 (10.64%) ZABBIX
5 5 (10.64%) HAProxy
5 5 (10.64%) Pingdom
6 2 (4.26%) CFEngine
6 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.26%) Capistrano
6 2 (4.26%) Unicenter
6 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.26%) BladeLogic
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (2.13%) logstash
7 1 (2.13%) SCCM
7 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.13%) Salt
7 1 (2.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Red Hat
2 17 (36.17%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) Oracle
4 7 (14.89%) HP
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Up to 15% bonus and career growth op
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago