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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 586 564 566
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 26 64 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.15% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 63 37
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £69,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +29.26%
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 2 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (67.14%) Puppet
3 46 (65.71%) DevOps
4 37 (52.86%) Python
5 36 (51.43%) Java
6 35 (50.00%) Ruby
7 32 (45.71%) Ubuntu
8 31 (44.29%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 27 (38.57%) nginx
11 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
12 25 (35.71%) CentOS
13 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
13 24 (34.29%) NoSQL
14 23 (32.86%) Bash Shell
14 23 (32.86%) MySQL
14 23 (32.86%) E-Commerce
15 22 (31.43%) DNS
16 21 (30.00%) Nagios
16 21 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (27.14%) Perl
18 19 (27.14%) Subversion
18 19 (27.14%) VMware
19 18 (25.71%) Debian
19 18 (25.71%) Varnish
20 17 (24.29%) VMware Infrastructure
20 17 (24.29%) Windows
21 16 (22.86%) Publishing
21 16 (22.86%) Hudson

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (38.57%) nginx
2 10 (14.29%) Apache
3 9 (12.86%) OpenStack
4 8 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (11.43%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.71%) IIS
6 2 (2.86%) JBoss
6 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.86%) Confluence
6 2 (2.86%) Jetty
7 1 (1.43%) Node.js
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) SoftLayer
3 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.86%) PaaS
3 2 (2.86%) Route 53
3 2 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) DNS
2 14 (20.00%) HTTP
3 12 (17.14%) Firewall
4 10 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.29%) LDAP
5 9 (12.86%) SSH
6 8 (11.43%) VPN
7 7 (10.00%) SAN
8 4 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.71%) NAS
9 2 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.86%) VLAN
9 2 (2.86%) SSL
9 2 (2.86%) SMTP
10 1 (1.43%) FTP
10 1 (1.43%) ATM
10 1 (1.43%) SNMP
10 1 (1.43%) Internet
10 1 (1.43%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) NoSQL
2 23 (32.86%) MySQL
3 13 (18.57%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (10.00%) Redis
5 7 (10.00%) Big Data
6 5 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.43%) DB2
8 1 (1.43%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
3 19 (27.14%) Subversion
4 16 (22.86%) Hudson
5 4 (5.71%) JIRA
6 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 16 (22.86%) Publishing
2 7 (10.00%) Games
3 5 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) Web Services
2 8 (11.43%) CSS
3 6 (8.57%) JSON
3 6 (8.57%) XML
4 3 (4.29%) LAMP
4 3 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.86%) Middleware
5 2 (2.86%) HTML
6 1 (1.43%) J2EE
6 1 (1.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Clustering
2 2 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (1.43%) PKI
3 1 (1.43%) iDTV
3 1 (1.43%) EMV
3 1 (1.43%) EFT
3 1 (1.43%) BBC
3 1 (1.43%) Replication
3 1 (1.43%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (45.71%) Ubuntu
3 25 (35.71%) CentOS
4 21 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (25.71%) Debian
6 17 (24.29%) Windows
7 13 (18.57%) Solaris
7 13 (18.57%) UNIX
8 5 (7.14%) Android
8 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) DevOps
2 23 (32.86%) E-Commerce
3 10 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.29%) ITIL
9 2 (2.86%) Project Management
9 2 (2.86%) Service Management
9 2 (2.86%) Change Management
9 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.86%) Build Automation
9 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.43%) Change Control
10 1 (1.43%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.43%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) Python
2 36 (51.43%) Java
3 35 (50.00%) Ruby
4 23 (32.86%) Bash Shell
5 19 (27.14%) Perl
6 15 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 12 (17.14%) SQL
8 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.14%) PHP
9 5 (7.14%) Scala
10 2 (2.86%) Bourne shell
10 2 (2.86%) C-shell
10 2 (2.86%) Korn
10 2 (2.86%) C
11 1 (1.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.86%) VCP4
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Varnish
2 17 (24.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.00%) Xen
4 5 (7.14%) Docker
5 4 (5.71%) KVM
5 4 (5.71%) XenServer
6 2 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.86%) vSphere
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.86%) NFS
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.43%) LXC
7 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 47 (67.14%) Puppet
2 31 (44.29%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (30.00%) Nagios
4 15 (21.43%) Graphite
5 13 (18.57%) Salt
6 12 (17.14%) Ansible
7 7 (10.00%) ZABBIX
8 6 (8.57%) Ganglia
8 6 (8.57%) logstash
9 3 (4.29%) Pingdom
10 2 (2.86%) Zenoss
10 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
10 2 (2.86%) BladeLogic
11 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
11 1 (1.43%) Munin
11 1 (1.43%) Cacti
11 1 (1.43%) yum
11 1 (1.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
2 19 (27.14%) VMware
3 9 (12.86%) Oracle
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.00%) Rackspace
6 6 (8.57%) Sony
6 6 (8.57%) EMC
7 5 (7.14%) Veritas
7 5 (7.14%) Sun
8 4 (5.71%) NetApp
9 3 (4.29%) Cisco
9 3 (4.29%) IBM
9 3 (4.29%) F5
10 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.86%) Sybase
10 2 (2.86%) Compuware
10 2 (2.86%) HP
10 2 (2.86%) Dell
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago