The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 386 454 451
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 21 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.093% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.096% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 9
Median salary £61,500 £60,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
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
15695 20925 21297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.89% 97.03% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13077 17659 16983
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

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 8 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +49 12 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Hampshire +9 4 £61,250 +88.46% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £49,500 -
Surrey +29 1 £56,500 +2.72%
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Senior Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Python
3 23 (63.89%) Bash Shell
4 18 (50.00%) Perl
4 18 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 12 (33.33%) Unix
6 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (27.78%) Windows
7 10 (27.78%) MySQL
8 9 (25.00%) QA
8 9 (25.00%) Degree
8 9 (25.00%) Puppet
8 9 (25.00%) High Availability
9 8 (22.22%) SaaS
9 8 (22.22%) Apache
10 7 (19.44%) Sun
10 7 (19.44%) nginx
10 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
10 7 (19.44%) CentOS
10 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
11 6 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (16.67%) ANSYS
11 6 (16.67%) Use Case
11 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Capacity Management
11 6 (16.67%) InfiniBand
11 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 6 (16.67%) PHP
11 6 (16.67%) C

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) nginx
3 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) InfiniBand
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 3 (8.33%) SSL
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (16.67%) Banking
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) LAMP
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) AS400
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Unix
3 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (27.78%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) CentOS
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.33%) Debian
7 3 (8.33%) zOS
8 2 (5.56%) SUSE
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) High Availability
2 6 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (16.67%) Use Case
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Logistics
4 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Coaching
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) ITSM
5 2 (5.56%) Kanban
5 2 (5.56%) Line Management
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Python
2 23 (63.89%) Bash Shell
3 18 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) C
4 6 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 6 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) CCNA
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) KVM
4 2 (5.56%) Squid
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) Cobbler
3 4 (11.11%) Nagios
3 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.78%) cPanel
5 1 (2.78%) Graphite
5 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.78%) Munin
5 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Sun
4 6 (16.67%) ANSYS
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.78%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Percona
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago