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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 634 641 633
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 24 22 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.049% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.052% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 80
Median salary £63,750 £58,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.51% +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.50%
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
40374 42662 47687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.80% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35018 35907 39435
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +61 3 £67,500 +28.57%
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (63.33%) VMware
3 35 (58.33%) DevOps
4 34 (56.67%) Bash Shell
4 34 (56.67%) Puppet
5 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
7 23 (38.33%) MySQL
8 21 (35.00%) Python
9 20 (33.33%) CentOS
10 19 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (31.67%) Unix
10 19 (31.67%) Ubuntu
11 18 (30.00%) DNS
11 18 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
12 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
12 17 (28.33%) Nagios
12 17 (28.33%) Ruby
13 15 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (21.67%) Docker
15 13 (21.67%) Subversion
16 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (20.00%) Perl
16 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
17 11 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
17 11 (18.33%) Java
17 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
17 11 (18.33%) Solaris

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 9 (15.00%) nginx
2 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.67%) Apache
4 4 (6.67%) JBoss
4 4 (6.67%) Resin
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.00%) Confluence
5 3 (5.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) IaaS
3 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.00%) Google Apps
5 3 (5.00%) Route 53
6 2 (3.33%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) DNS
2 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.67%) LDAP
3 10 (16.67%) SAN
4 8 (13.33%) DHCP
4 8 (13.33%) VLAN
5 7 (11.67%) Firewall
6 5 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.67%) Kerberos
7 4 (6.67%) NAS
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.00%) LAN
8 3 (5.00%) SNMP
8 3 (5.00%) VoIP
8 3 (5.00%) WAN
9 2 (3.33%) BGP
9 2 (3.33%) VPN
10 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.67%) Internet
10 1 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) MySQL
2 15 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.00%) DB2
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Redis
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (21.67%) Subversion
4 9 (15.00%) Hudson
5 5 (8.33%) GitLab
5 5 (8.33%) Vagrant
6 4 (6.67%) JIRA
6 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.00%) Gradle
7 3 (5.00%) Maven
7 3 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (15.00%) Publishing
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 7 (11.67%) Law
4 4 (6.67%) Back Office
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Front Office
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) LAMP
1 9 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
2 6 (10.00%) ELK Stack
3 3 (5.00%) REST
3 3 (5.00%) SOAP
3 3 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (3.33%) Memcached
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) JSON
5 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.33%) Fintech
5 2 (3.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) CentOS
3 19 (31.67%) Ubuntu
3 19 (31.67%) Unix
4 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (18.33%) Solaris
6 9 (15.00%) Windows
7 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (8.33%) AIX
11 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
11 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (3.33%) SUSE
12 2 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (1.67%) HPUX
13 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) DevOps
2 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.67%) Open Source
5 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) High Availability
6 4 (6.67%) Migration
6 4 (6.67%) Password Management
6 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (5.00%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (1.67%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) Bash Shell
2 21 (35.00%) Python
3 17 (28.33%) Ruby
4 12 (20.00%) Perl
5 11 (18.33%) Java
5 11 (18.33%) Shell Script
6 10 (16.67%) PHP
7 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.67%) SQL
9 1 (1.67%) VB
9 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) CCNP
1 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.33%) MCITP
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.67%) Docker
3 11 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (15.00%) Varnish
5 8 (13.33%) KVM
6 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (10.00%) vSphere
8 5 (8.33%) NFS
9 4 (6.67%) Xen
10 3 (5.00%) vCloud
11 2 (3.33%) Corosync
11 2 (3.33%) XenServer
12 1 (1.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 34 (56.67%) Puppet
2 18 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (28.33%) Nagios
4 8 (13.33%) Ansible
5 7 (11.67%) HAProxy
6 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
7 4 (6.67%) OSSEC
7 4 (6.67%) SELinux
8 3 (5.00%) Casper Suite
9 2 (3.33%) Cacti
9 2 (3.33%) Capistrano
9 2 (3.33%) CFEngine
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (3.33%) Pacemaker
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (3.33%) Zenoss
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.67%) SCOM
10 1 (1.67%) WSUS
10 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) VMware
2 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (18.33%) Cisco
3 11 (18.33%) EMC
4 7 (11.67%) Citrix
4 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) IBM
5 6 (10.00%) Percona
6 5 (8.33%) Veritas
7 4 (6.67%) ATG
7 4 (6.67%) NetApp
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle
8 3 (5.00%) Apple
8 3 (5.00%) Dell
8 3 (5.00%) Google
8 3 (5.00%) Juniper
8 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.33%) Intel
9 2 (3.33%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.67%) Sun
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