The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 588 631 603
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 29 29 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.066% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.069% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 79
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,450 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,750 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+24.11% -15.00%
Senior Linux Systems 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
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator across the London region.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in London

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hayes - 3 £60,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (60.94%) Bash Shell
2 39 (60.94%) Puppet
3 33 (51.56%) CentOS
3 33 (51.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (51.56%) Python
4 30 (46.88%) Ruby
5 28 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (42.19%) MySQL
7 25 (39.06%) VMware
7 25 (39.06%) DevOps
8 23 (35.94%) E-Commerce
9 21 (32.81%) DNS
10 20 (31.25%) Nagios
10 20 (31.25%) LAMP
10 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (29.69%) Docker
12 18 (28.13%) Red Hat
12 18 (28.13%) LDAP
13 17 (26.56%) PHP
14 16 (25.00%) Web Services
14 16 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
14 16 (25.00%) Retail
14 16 (25.00%) ChatOps
14 16 (25.00%) Hubot
14 16 (25.00%) Slack
15 15 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (23.44%) NFS
16 14 (21.88%) Apache

Senior Linux Systems 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 16 (25.00%) Hubot
2 14 (21.88%) Apache
3 9 (14.06%) nginx
4 5 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (6.25%) Drupal
5 4 (6.25%) JBoss
5 4 (6.25%) Resin
5 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.56%) CMS
8 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (25.00%) Slack
3 4 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) DNS
2 18 (28.13%) LDAP
3 16 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 10 (15.63%) SAN
6 9 (14.06%) Firewall
6 9 (14.06%) Kerberos
6 9 (14.06%) VPN
7 6 (9.38%) BGP
7 6 (9.38%) OSPF
8 5 (7.81%) DHCP
8 5 (7.81%) IGMP
8 5 (7.81%) iSCSI
8 5 (7.81%) Junos
8 5 (7.81%) RIP
9 4 (6.25%) NAS
9 4 (6.25%) VLAN
10 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (4.69%) LAN
10 3 (4.69%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.25%) MariaDB
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.69%) DB2
4 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.25%) GitLab
2 4 (6.25%) Subversion
2 4 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.69%) Gradle
3 3 (4.69%) Maven
General
1 16 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) LAMP
2 16 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (6.25%) ELK Stack
4 4 (6.25%) OpenVZ
4 4 (6.25%) REST
5 3 (4.69%) SOAP
6 1 (1.56%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
1 7 (10.94%) Fintech
2 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.13%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (51.56%) CentOS
2 33 (51.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.50%) Unix
4 7 (10.94%) Ubuntu
5 6 (9.38%) Windows
6 5 (7.81%) Solaris
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.56%) Debian
9 1 (1.56%) Fedora
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) DevOps
2 23 (35.94%) E-Commerce
3 16 (25.00%) ChatOps
4 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
5 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.81%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.25%) Password Management
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.69%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.13%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.13%) Network Management
9 2 (3.13%) Open Source
9 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.13%) Validation
10 1 (1.56%) ITIL
10 1 (1.56%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) Bash Shell
2 33 (51.56%) Python
3 30 (46.88%) Ruby
4 17 (26.56%) PHP
5 14 (21.88%) Perl
6 11 (17.19%) Java
7 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.13%) SQL
10 1 (1.56%) VB
10 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (29.69%) Docker
3 15 (23.44%) NFS
4 7 (10.94%) KVM
5 6 (9.38%) iptables
5 6 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (9.38%) vSphere
6 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.13%) Postfix
7 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.13%) XenServer
8 1 (1.56%) Corosync
8 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.56%) qmail
8 1 (1.56%) RHEV
8 1 (1.56%) Samba
8 1 (1.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 39 (60.94%) Puppet
2 20 (31.25%) Nagios
3 15 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (20.31%) Ansible
5 9 (14.06%) HAProxy
6 5 (7.81%) Cacti
6 5 (7.81%) Check_MK
6 5 (7.81%) logstash
6 5 (7.81%) NetBackup
7 4 (6.25%) OSSEC
7 4 (6.25%) SELinux
8 1 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.56%) Pacemaker
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.56%) Salt
8 1 (1.56%) SCOM
8 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) VMware
2 18 (28.13%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.50%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) EMC
5 6 (9.38%) Citrix
6 5 (7.81%) IBM
7 4 (6.25%) ATG
7 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.25%) Percona
8 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle
9 2 (3.13%) Veritas
10 1 (1.56%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.56%) Dell
10 1 (1.56%) HP
10 1 (1.56%) NetApp
10 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.56%) Splunk
10 1 (1.56%) Sun
10 1 (1.56%) Vyatta
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago