The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 251 234 251
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.044% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.046% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
Senior Linux 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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6897 6472 7129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.73% 93.89% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5667 5578 6103
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the North West region.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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