The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 153 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £43,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% +26.21%
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2947 3538 3144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.59% 94.73% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 2325 2080
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Edinburgh - 8 £43,500 - 1
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) HACMP
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Data Guard
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Debian
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
1 5 (62.50%) HACMP
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
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