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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 586 566 579
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 26 62 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.14% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.15% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 25 61 26
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £53,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +29.26%
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 2 £57,500 -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (70.15%) Puppet
3 44 (65.67%) DevOps
4 35 (52.24%) Python
4 35 (52.24%) Java
5 33 (49.25%) Ruby
6 32 (47.76%) Ubuntu
7 31 (46.27%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (41.79%) Jenkins
9 27 (40.30%) nginx
10 26 (38.81%) Red Hat
11 25 (37.31%) CentOS
12 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
12 24 (35.82%) NoSQL
13 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
13 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
14 22 (32.84%) DNS
15 21 (31.34%) Nagios
15 21 (31.34%) MySQL
15 21 (31.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (28.36%) Subversion
17 18 (26.87%) VMware
17 18 (26.87%) Debian
17 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (26.87%) Varnish
18 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (25.37%) Windows
19 16 (23.88%) Perl
19 16 (23.88%) Publishing
19 16 (23.88%) Hudson

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (40.30%) nginx
2 9 (13.43%) OpenStack
3 8 (11.94%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (11.94%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.45%) Apache
5 4 (5.97%) IIS
6 2 (2.99%) JBoss
6 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.99%) Jetty
7 1 (1.49%) Node.js
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) SoftLayer
3 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.99%) PaaS
3 2 (2.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) DNS
2 13 (19.40%) HTTP
3 12 (17.91%) Firewall
4 10 (14.93%) HTTPS
4 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.93%) LDAP
5 9 (13.43%) SSH
6 8 (11.94%) VPN
7 7 (10.45%) SAN
8 4 (5.97%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.97%) NAS
9 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.99%) VLAN
9 2 (2.99%) SSL
9 2 (2.99%) SMTP
10 1 (1.49%) FTP
10 1 (1.49%) ATM
10 1 (1.49%) SNMP
10 1 (1.49%) CHAP
10 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) NoSQL
2 21 (31.34%) MySQL
3 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
5 7 (10.45%) Redis
5 7 (10.45%) Big Data
6 5 (7.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.49%) DB2
8 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Jenkins
2 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
3 19 (28.36%) Subversion
4 16 (23.88%) Hudson
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 16 (23.88%) Publishing
2 5 (7.46%) Games
3 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) Web Services
2 6 (8.96%) XML
2 6 (8.96%) CSS
2 6 (8.96%) JSON
3 3 (4.48%) LAMP
3 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.99%) Middleware
5 1 (1.49%) J2EE
5 1 (1.49%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Clustering
2 2 (2.99%) Open Source
3 1 (1.49%) iDTV
3 1 (1.49%) EMV
3 1 (1.49%) EFT
3 1 (1.49%) BBC
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (47.76%) Ubuntu
3 25 (37.31%) CentOS
4 21 (31.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (26.87%) Debian
6 17 (25.37%) Windows
7 12 (17.91%) Solaris
7 12 (17.91%) UNIX
8 5 (7.46%) Android
8 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) DevOps
2 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
3 10 (14.93%) Configuration Management
4 7 (10.45%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.97%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.99%) Build Automation
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL
7 2 (2.99%) Project Management
7 2 (2.99%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Change Management
7 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.49%) Migration
8 1 (1.49%) CRM
8 1 (1.49%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) Java
1 35 (52.24%) Python
2 33 (49.25%) Ruby
3 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
4 16 (23.88%) Perl
5 12 (17.91%) SQL
5 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.46%) PHP
7 5 (7.46%) Scala
8 2 (2.99%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.99%) C-shell
8 2 (2.99%) Korn
8 2 (2.99%) C
9 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.99%) VCP4
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) Varnish
2 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.45%) Xen
4 5 (7.46%) Docker
5 4 (5.97%) KVM
5 4 (5.97%) XenServer
6 2 (2.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.99%) vSphere
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.99%) NFS
6 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.49%) LXC
7 1 (1.49%) Firmware
7 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 47 (70.15%) Puppet
2 31 (46.27%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (31.34%) Nagios
4 15 (22.39%) Graphite
5 13 (19.40%) Salt
6 12 (17.91%) Ansible
7 7 (10.45%) ZABBIX
8 6 (8.96%) Ganglia
8 6 (8.96%) logstash
9 3 (4.48%) Pingdom
10 2 (2.99%) Zenoss
10 2 (2.99%) BladeLogic
11 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.49%) Munin
11 1 (1.49%) Cacti
11 1 (1.49%) yum
11 1 (1.49%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) Red Hat
2 18 (26.87%) VMware
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.45%) Rackspace
6 6 (8.96%) Sony
6 6 (8.96%) EMC
7 4 (5.97%) NetApp
7 4 (5.97%) Veritas
7 4 (5.97%) Sun
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco
8 3 (4.48%) IBM
8 3 (4.48%) F5
9 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.99%) Sybase
9 2 (2.99%) Compuware
9 2 (2.99%) HP
9 2 (2.99%) Dell
9 2 (2.99%) Symantec
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + Stock
Posted: 6 days ago