The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 429 422 450
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 13 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.045% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.048% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £60,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.61% +0.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +33.72%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20662 20915 22115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.85% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16527 17028 19157
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £62,500
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 South East

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Surrey - 10 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire -13 3 £45,000 -30.76%
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Bash Shell
3 16 (72.73%) DNS
3 16 (72.73%) Red Hat
3 16 (72.73%) Python
4 14 (63.64%) Puppet
5 13 (59.09%) PHP
5 13 (59.09%) MySQL
5 13 (59.09%) Internet
6 12 (54.55%) Perl
6 12 (54.55%) Apache
6 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (50.00%) HTTP
8 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (45.45%) CentOS
9 9 (40.91%) nginx
9 9 (40.91%) Information Assurance
10 8 (36.36%) Windows
11 7 (31.82%) Web Services
11 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
11 7 (31.82%) DevOps
12 5 (22.73%) Degree
12 5 (22.73%) Debian
13 4 (18.18%) VMware
13 4 (18.18%) Clustering
13 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 4 (18.18%) Nagios
13 4 (18.18%) JBoss
13 4 (18.18%) Java

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (54.55%) Apache
2 9 (40.91%) nginx
3 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 4 (18.18%) Resin
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) DNS
2 13 (59.09%) Internet
3 11 (50.00%) HTTP
4 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (45.45%) CentOS
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) Debian
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Information Assurance
2 7 (31.82%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Bash Shell
2 16 (72.73%) Python
3 13 (59.09%) PHP
4 12 (54.55%) Perl
5 4 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) RHCE
3 1 (4.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) XenServer
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Xen
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Puppet
2 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (18.18%) Nagios
3 4 (18.18%) Munin
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
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