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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux System Administrator
England / London
Rank 547 604 604
Rank change year-on-year
+57 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 27 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 34
Median salary £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Canary Wharf - 3 £75,000 -
City of London +12 2 £81,250 +47.72%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (67.92%) Puppet
3 35 (66.04%) Bash Shell
3 35 (66.04%) Python
4 32 (60.38%) CentOS
5 30 (56.60%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (54.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (52.83%) Ruby
8 23 (43.40%) E-Commerce
8 23 (43.40%) Jenkins
9 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
10 18 (33.96%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (33.96%) Docker
11 17 (32.08%) ChatOps
11 17 (32.08%) Hubot
11 17 (32.08%) Slack
11 17 (32.08%) Web Services
11 17 (32.08%) Retail
12 15 (28.30%) VMware
13 14 (26.42%) VPN
14 12 (22.64%) DNS
15 11 (20.75%) Perl
15 11 (20.75%) Windows
15 11 (20.75%) Ubuntu
16 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (18.87%) Apache
17 9 (16.98%) NFS
17 9 (16.98%) Cisco
17 9 (16.98%) Virtual Machines
18 8 (15.09%) iptables

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 17 (32.08%) Hubot
2 10 (18.87%) Apache
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) nginx
5 2 (3.77%) Drupal
6 1 (1.89%) CMS
6 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (56.60%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (32.08%) Slack
3 4 (7.55%) SaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.89%) GitHub
5 1 (1.89%) Office 365
5 1 (1.89%) Route 53
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (26.42%) VPN
3 12 (22.64%) DNS
4 8 (15.09%) LDAP
5 7 (13.21%) BGP
5 7 (13.21%) IGMP
5 7 (13.21%) Junos
5 7 (13.21%) OSPF
5 7 (13.21%) RIP
6 6 (11.32%) LAN
6 6 (11.32%) WAN
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (9.43%) Internet
7 5 (9.43%) VLAN
8 4 (7.55%) Firewall
9 3 (5.66%) DHCP
9 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.77%) Broadband
10 2 (3.77%) HTTP
11 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.89%) Informix
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
General
1 17 (32.08%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) Web Services
2 6 (11.32%) LAMP
3 3 (5.66%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) REST
5 1 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.89%) Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) Fintech
2 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (60.38%) CentOS
3 29 (54.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (20.75%) Ubuntu
4 11 (20.75%) Windows
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.55%) Debian
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.66%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.66%) Unix
8 2 (3.77%) Solaris
9 1 (1.89%) AIX
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) E-Commerce
2 17 (32.08%) ChatOps
3 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity
3 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.32%) DevOps
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Low Latency
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.66%) High Availability
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL
8 1 (1.89%) Network Management
8 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.89%) Validation
8 1 (1.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) Bash Shell
1 35 (66.04%) Python
2 28 (52.83%) Ruby
3 11 (20.75%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) Java
4 4 (7.55%) PHP
4 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) Korn
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) CCNA
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Docker
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.98%) NFS
3 9 (16.98%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (15.09%) iptables
5 3 (5.66%) KVM
5 3 (5.66%) Squid
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.77%) Varnish
6 2 (3.77%) Xen
6 2 (3.77%) XenServer
7 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.89%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (1.89%) pfSense
7 1 (1.89%) Postfix
7 1 (1.89%) qmail
7 1 (1.89%) Samba
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 36 (67.92%) Puppet
2 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.43%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
2 15 (28.30%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) Veritas
5 1 (1.89%) BMC
5 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) EMC
5 1 (1.89%) Juniper
5 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.89%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.89%) Vyatta
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago