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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 618 601 565
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 18 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 60 52
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 £59,500 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% -13.75%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +27 2 £50,000 -20.00%
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (70.27%) Puppet
3 24 (64.86%) DevOps
4 22 (59.46%) Ubuntu
5 21 (56.76%) MySQL
6 18 (48.65%) Red Hat
6 18 (48.65%) Ruby
6 18 (48.65%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (43.24%) Bash Shell
7 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
8 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
8 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
9 13 (35.14%) Python
10 12 (32.43%) CentOS
11 11 (29.73%) nginx
11 11 (29.73%) Subversion
12 10 (27.03%) Varnish
12 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (27.03%) Docker
12 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
12 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
12 10 (27.03%) Hudson
12 10 (27.03%) LDAP
12 10 (27.03%) DNS
12 10 (27.03%) Publishing
12 10 (27.03%) LAMP
13 9 (24.32%) Debian
13 9 (24.32%) UNIX
14 8 (21.62%) Java
14 8 (21.62%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (29.73%) nginx
2 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (13.51%) Apache
4 3 (8.11%) JBoss
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) LDAP
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) SSH
4 3 (8.11%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) SAN
5 2 (5.41%) SMTP
5 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
2 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) Redis
3 5 (13.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
3 11 (29.73%) Subversion
4 10 (27.03%) Hudson
General
1 10 (27.03%) Publishing
2 6 (16.22%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) LAMP
2 3 (8.11%) JSON
2 3 (8.11%) CSS
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (59.46%) Ubuntu
3 12 (32.43%) CentOS
4 9 (24.32%) Debian
4 9 (24.32%) UNIX
5 7 (18.92%) Solaris
6 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
7 5 (13.51%) Android
8 2 (5.41%) AIX
8 2 (5.41%) HPUX
9 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) DevOps
2 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) DRM
7 1 (2.70%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.70%) Open Source
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Ruby
2 16 (43.24%) Bash Shell
3 13 (35.14%) Python
4 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
4 8 (21.62%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
5 5 (13.51%) Scala
6 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.41%) Korn
7 2 (5.41%) Bourne shell
7 2 (5.41%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) CCNA
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Varnish
1 10 (27.03%) Docker
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Xen
4 2 (5.41%) NFS
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (70.27%) Puppet
2 18 (48.65%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (18.92%) Nagios
4 5 (13.51%) ZABBIX
4 5 (13.51%) HAProxy
4 5 (13.51%) logstash
4 5 (13.51%) Pingdom
4 5 (13.51%) Graphite
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (5.41%) Salt
6 2 (5.41%) Ansible
6 2 (5.41%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Red Hat
2 7 (18.92%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Sybase
5 2 (5.41%) Sun
5 2 (5.41%) EMC
5 2 (5.41%) Veritas
5 2 (5.41%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) Perforce
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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