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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 607 604 573
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 32 37 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.090% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.094% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 90
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £71,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +62 8 £55,000 -10.20% 1
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (66.67%) Puppet
3 37 (53.62%) DevOps
4 34 (49.28%) Bash Shell
4 34 (49.28%) VMware
4 34 (49.28%) Python
5 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (28.99%) KVM
7 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
7 19 (27.54%) Ruby
7 19 (27.54%) Perl
8 18 (26.09%) MySQL
8 18 (26.09%) E-Commerce
8 18 (26.09%) Subversion
9 17 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
10 15 (21.74%) Ansible
10 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
11 14 (20.29%) Xen
11 14 (20.29%) Ubuntu
11 14 (20.29%) MongoDB
12 13 (18.84%) Docker
12 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
13 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
13 12 (17.39%) Hudson
13 12 (17.39%) Varnish
13 12 (17.39%) nginx
13 12 (17.39%) LEMP Stack
13 12 (17.39%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (17.39%) nginx
2 5 (7.25%) Apache
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.80%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (15.94%) IaaS
2 6 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.90%) Joyent
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Firewall
2 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.14%) SAN
4 6 (8.70%) DNS
5 5 (7.25%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (4.35%) SSH
6 3 (4.35%) VLAN
6 3 (4.35%) VPN
7 2 (2.90%) BGP
7 2 (2.90%) SNMP
8 1 (1.45%) DHCP
8 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.45%) Internet
8 1 (1.45%) LDAP
8 1 (1.45%) VoIP
8 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) MySQL
2 14 (20.29%) MongoDB
3 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.35%) Redis
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.09%) Subversion
3 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.39%) Hudson
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.39%) Law
1 12 (17.39%) Publishing
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 6 (8.70%) Games
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (11.59%) LAMP
3 4 (5.80%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.90%) Memcached
5 1 (1.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.45%) JSON
5 1 (1.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.94%) Fintech
3 6 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 3 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.90%) Online Games
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (20.29%) Ubuntu
4 12 (17.39%) Unix
5 11 (15.94%) CentOS
5 11 (15.94%) Solaris
6 8 (11.59%) AIX
7 3 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.35%) Windows
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.90%) SUSE
9 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.45%) Fedora
9 1 (1.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) DevOps
2 18 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
4 10 (14.49%) Open Source
5 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.04%) High Availability
6 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.14%) Migration
7 7 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.25%) Network Design
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.90%) Change Control
11 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.90%) OOP
11 2 (2.90%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) Bash Shell
1 34 (49.28%) Python
2 19 (27.54%) Perl
2 19 (27.54%) Ruby
3 10 (14.49%) PHP
4 6 (8.70%) Java
5 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (28.99%) KVM
3 14 (20.29%) Xen
4 13 (18.84%) Docker
5 12 (17.39%) Varnish
6 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
7 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
8 2 (2.90%) iptables
8 2 (2.90%) vCloud
8 2 (2.90%) XenServer
9 1 (1.45%) LXC
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.45%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.45%) vSphere
9 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (66.67%) Puppet
2 23 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (21.74%) Ansible
4 12 (17.39%) Nagios
5 2 (2.90%) Capistrano
5 2 (2.90%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (2.90%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.45%) Cacti
6 1 (1.45%) Graphite
6 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.45%) SCCM
6 1 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) VMware
2 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 11 (15.94%) EMC
3 11 (15.94%) NetApp
4 8 (11.59%) Cisco
4 8 (11.59%) Veritas
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle
6 4 (5.80%) Dell
6 4 (5.80%) Intel
7 3 (4.35%) Citrix
7 3 (4.35%) HP
8 2 (2.90%) IBM
8 2 (2.90%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.45%) Isilon
9 1 (1.45%) Percona
9 1 (1.45%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.45%) SAP
9 1 (1.45%) Sun
9 1 (1.45%) Veeam
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago