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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 436 439 415
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 16 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.085% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 20
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
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
18573 19957 19610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15921 16306 15518
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Histogram 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 14 February 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
(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
Berkshire +19 13 £62,500 +42.85% 2
Surrey -5 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) Python
3 21 (67.74%) Perl
4 18 (58.06%) VMware
5 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
5 17 (54.84%) Ruby
6 15 (48.39%) Java
7 14 (45.16%) ITIL
7 14 (45.16%) Firewall
7 14 (45.16%) VMware ESX
7 14 (45.16%) vSphere
7 14 (45.16%) SaaS
7 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
8 13 (41.94%) EMC VNX
8 13 (41.94%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 13 (41.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (41.94%) OpenShift
8 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
8 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
8 13 (41.94%) WSUS
8 13 (41.94%) QA
8 13 (41.94%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (41.94%) Qualys
8 13 (41.94%) SCCM
8 13 (41.94%) Finance
8 13 (41.94%) Cisco
8 13 (41.94%) EMC
8 13 (41.94%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Spark
3 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) SaaS
2 13 (41.94%) OpenShift
3 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (12.90%) SSL
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) HTTP
4 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) IPsec
5 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.90%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) LAMP
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (6.45%) Sass
5 1 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) EMC VNX
2 3 (9.68%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) CentOS
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Debian
6 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
7 3 (9.68%) Fedora
7 3 (9.68%) Windows
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.45%) Android
8 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
1 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
2 13 (41.94%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (19.35%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Change Control
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Network Management
6 1 (3.23%) People Management
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Python
2 21 (67.74%) Perl
3 17 (54.84%) Ruby
4 15 (48.39%) Java
5 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
6 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
7 6 (19.35%) PHP
8 5 (16.13%) C
9 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware ESX
1 14 (45.16%) vSphere
2 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) qmail
4 2 (6.45%) Squid
5 1 (3.23%) NFS
5 1 (3.23%) Postfix
5 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
1 13 (41.94%) WSUS
2 8 (25.81%) Nagios
3 6 (19.35%) ZABBIX
4 4 (12.90%) Puppet
5 3 (9.68%) Ansible
5 3 (9.68%) Cacti
6 2 (6.45%) collectd
6 2 (6.45%) Ganglia
6 2 (6.45%) Graphite
6 2 (6.45%) logstash
6 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (3.23%) BMC Marimba
7 1 (3.23%) Check_MK
7 1 (3.23%) cPanel
7 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.23%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) EMC
3 13 (41.94%) Qualys
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) Intel
4 2 (6.45%) Sophos
4 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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