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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 596 593 560
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 17 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 63 57
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +17.22%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +40 1 £52,500 -16.00%
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) DevOps
3 28 (68.29%) Puppet
4 23 (56.10%) MySQL
5 22 (53.66%) Red Hat
5 22 (53.66%) Ubuntu
6 17 (41.46%) Ruby
6 17 (41.46%) Java
6 17 (41.46%) E-Commerce
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
7 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
9 14 (34.15%) DNS
9 14 (34.15%) LDAP
10 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
10 13 (31.71%) CentOS
10 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
11 11 (26.83%) Debian
12 10 (24.39%) Python
12 10 (24.39%) nginx
12 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
12 10 (24.39%) Subversion
13 9 (21.95%) NoSQL
13 9 (21.95%) Hudson
13 9 (21.95%) Varnish
13 9 (21.95%) Solaris
13 9 (21.95%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (24.39%) nginx
3 7 (17.07%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.88%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.88%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) DNS
1 14 (34.15%) LDAP
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) VPN
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) SSH
5 2 (4.88%) SAN
5 2 (4.88%) SMTP
5 2 (4.88%) HTTP
6 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.44%) ATM
6 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.44%) VLAN
6 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
3 9 (21.95%) NoSQL
4 6 (14.63%) Redis
4 6 (14.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
3 10 (24.39%) Subversion
4 9 (21.95%) Hudson
General
1 9 (21.95%) Publishing
2 6 (14.63%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) LAMP
2 6 (14.63%) JSON
2 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 6 (14.63%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) APACS
3 1 (2.44%) iDTV
3 1 (2.44%) EMV
3 1 (2.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (53.66%) Ubuntu
3 13 (31.71%) CentOS
4 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Debian
5 9 (21.95%) Solaris
6 8 (19.51%) UNIX
7 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
7 6 (14.63%) Android
8 3 (7.32%) Windows
9 1 (2.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) DevOps
2 17 (41.46%) E-Commerce
3 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) CRM
6 1 (2.44%) DRM
6 1 (2.44%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Ruby
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
3 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
4 10 (24.39%) Python
5 6 (14.63%) Scala
5 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.20%) PHP
7 4 (9.76%) Perl
8 3 (7.32%) SQL
9 2 (4.88%) Korn
9 2 (4.88%) Bourne shell
9 2 (4.88%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Varnish
2 7 (17.07%) Docker
3 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) NFS
5 1 (2.44%) KVM
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (68.29%) Puppet
2 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (17.07%) Nagios
3 7 (17.07%) Graphite
4 6 (14.63%) logstash
5 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
5 5 (12.20%) Pingdom
5 5 (12.20%) HAProxy
6 2 (4.88%) BladeLogic
6 2 (4.88%) Ansible
7 1 (2.44%) Salt
7 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Cacti
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
4 3 (7.32%) Sun
4 3 (7.32%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.88%) EMC
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) Veritas
5 2 (4.88%) Symantec
5 2 (4.88%) Sybase
6 1 (2.44%) Nexenta
6 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.44%) Perforce
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) F5
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago