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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 618 626 615
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 29 23 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.053% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.055% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 80
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,600 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
38774 41624 46755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33647 35137 39033
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
City of London +45 1 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (65.45%) VMware
3 32 (58.18%) Bash Shell
4 31 (56.36%) DevOps
5 30 (54.55%) Puppet
6 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
7 24 (43.64%) MySQL
8 20 (36.36%) DNS
9 19 (34.55%) CentOS
9 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (32.73%) Nagios
11 17 (30.91%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
12 16 (29.09%) Python
12 16 (29.09%) Ubuntu
13 14 (25.45%) Unix
13 14 (25.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (23.64%) LDAP
14 13 (23.64%) Cisco
15 12 (21.82%) SAN
15 12 (21.82%) Ruby
15 12 (21.82%) LAMP
15 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
16 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (20.00%) Docker
16 11 (20.00%) Shell Script
16 11 (20.00%) Windows
17 10 (18.18%) Java

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 9 (16.36%) nginx
2 8 (14.55%) Apache
2 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.27%) JBoss
4 4 (7.27%) Resin
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.45%) Confluence
5 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.64%) IIS
6 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.45%) Google Apps
3 3 (5.45%) Route 53
4 2 (3.64%) GitHub
4 2 (3.64%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) DNS
2 13 (23.64%) LDAP
3 12 (21.82%) SAN
4 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 9 (16.36%) Firewall
6 8 (14.55%) DHCP
7 7 (12.73%) Kerberos
8 6 (10.91%) VLAN
9 5 (9.09%) iSCSI
9 5 (9.09%) LAN
10 4 (7.27%) NAS
11 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.45%) VoIP
11 3 (5.45%) VPN
11 3 (5.45%) WAN
12 2 (3.64%) Network Security
12 2 (3.64%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (1.82%) Internet
13 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) MySQL
2 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
3 9 (16.36%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.45%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) Redis
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.36%) Subversion
4 6 (10.91%) Hudson
5 5 (9.09%) GitLab
5 5 (9.09%) Vagrant
6 4 (7.27%) JIRA
6 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.45%) Gradle
7 3 (5.45%) Maven
7 3 (5.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (10.91%) Law
1 6 (10.91%) Publishing
2 4 (7.27%) Back Office
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) LAMP
2 9 (16.36%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (10.91%) ELK Stack
4 4 (7.27%) Web Services
5 3 (5.45%) REST
5 3 (5.45%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (1.82%) JSON
6 1 (1.82%) Memcached
6 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
1 7 (12.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) Fintech
3 4 (7.27%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) CentOS
3 16 (29.09%) Ubuntu
4 14 (25.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (25.45%) Unix
5 11 (20.00%) Windows
6 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (14.55%) Solaris
8 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
9 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
9 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.64%) AIX
10 2 (3.64%) SUSE
10 2 (3.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.82%) HPUX
11 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) DevOps
2 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
4 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.27%) Open Source
5 4 (7.27%) Password Management
6 3 (5.45%) Computer Security
6 3 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.45%) High Availability
6 3 (5.45%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.82%) Storage Virtualisation
8 1 (1.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) Bash Shell
2 16 (29.09%) Python
3 12 (21.82%) Ruby
4 11 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (18.18%) Java
6 9 (16.36%) PHP
7 8 (14.55%) Perl
8 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.64%) SQL
10 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) CCNP
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.64%) MCITP
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.00%) Docker
3 8 (14.55%) KVM
3 8 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (12.73%) NFS
5 6 (10.91%) Varnish
5 6 (10.91%) vSphere
6 3 (5.45%) Corosync
6 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.45%) vCloud
6 3 (5.45%) Xen
7 2 (3.64%) XenServer
8 1 (1.82%) LXC
8 1 (1.82%) Postfix
8 1 (1.82%) Samba
8 1 (1.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 30 (54.55%) Puppet
2 18 (32.73%) Nagios
3 17 (30.91%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (18.18%) Ansible
4 10 (18.18%) HAProxy
5 5 (9.09%) Cacti
5 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
6 4 (7.27%) OSSEC
6 4 (7.27%) SELinux
7 3 (5.45%) Casper Suite
7 3 (5.45%) Check_MK
7 3 (5.45%) logstash
7 3 (5.45%) Pacemaker
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.82%) Capistrano
9 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
9 1 (1.82%) SCOM
9 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) VMware
2 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
3 13 (23.64%) Cisco
4 8 (14.55%) EMC
5 7 (12.73%) Citrix
5 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.91%) IBM
6 6 (10.91%) Percona
7 4 (7.27%) ATG
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle
7 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.45%) Apple
8 3 (5.45%) Dell
8 3 (5.45%) Google
8 3 (5.45%) Juniper
9 2 (3.64%) Veritas
10 1 (1.82%) Brocade
10 1 (1.82%) HP
10 1 (1.82%) NetApp
10 1 (1.82%) Sun
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 21 days ago