The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 616 567 579
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 13 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 57 43
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 £57,500 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 4 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +36 3 £50,000 -13.04%
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Puppet
3 16 (57.14%) DevOps
3 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 16 (57.14%) MySQL
4 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
5 12 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (42.86%) Python
5 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 11 (39.29%) Ubuntu
6 11 (39.29%) CentOS
7 9 (32.14%) LAMP
7 9 (32.14%) Ruby
8 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
9 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (25.00%) Varnish
9 7 (25.00%) Hudson
9 7 (25.00%) nginx
9 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (25.00%) Docker
9 7 (25.00%) Subversion
9 7 (25.00%) Publishing
10 6 (21.43%) VMware
10 6 (21.43%) LDAP
10 6 (21.43%) Nagios
10 6 (21.43%) DNS
10 6 (21.43%) Apache
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) nginx
2 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 6 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.71%) PaaS
2 3 (10.71%) IaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) LDAP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) SSH
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Redis
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.00%) Subversion
2 7 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 7 (25.00%) Publishing
2 5 (17.86%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) LAMP
2 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Ubuntu
2 11 (39.29%) CentOS
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.86%) UNIX
5 4 (14.29%) Debian
6 3 (10.71%) Solaris
7 2 (7.14%) AIX
7 2 (7.14%) HPUX
8 1 (3.57%) Windows
8 1 (3.57%) Android
8 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) DevOps
2 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) DRM
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
2 12 (42.86%) Python
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Varnish
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Xen
3 4 (14.29%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 22 (78.57%) Puppet
2 12 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (21.43%) Nagios
4 5 (17.86%) ZABBIX
4 5 (17.86%) Pingdom
4 5 (17.86%) HAProxy
4 5 (17.86%) Ansible
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.57%) logstash
6 1 (3.57%) Salt
6 1 (3.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
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