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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 403 447 466
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 20 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.062% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.064% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 13
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.87%
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
17047 20159 21279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14291 16888 16639
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Hampshire +12 7 £47,500 +46.15%
Berkshire +13 6 £60,000 +41.17%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £49,500 -
Surrey - 3 £56,500 - 1
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Python
2 16 (48.48%) Perl
2 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
5 13 (39.39%) Puppet
6 11 (33.33%) LAMP
6 11 (33.33%) Unix
6 11 (33.33%) CentOS
7 9 (27.27%) Windows
7 9 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (24.24%) Apache
8 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
9 7 (21.21%) DNS
9 7 (21.21%) MySQL
9 7 (21.21%) Nagios
9 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.21%) Cisco
9 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
10 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 6 (18.18%) High Availability
10 6 (18.18%) ITIL
10 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 6 (18.18%) ITSM
10 6 (18.18%) Internet
11 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
11 5 (15.15%) Service Management

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 (24.24%) Apache
1 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) InfiniBand
4 3 (9.09%) HTTP
4 3 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 3 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.09%) Games
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) OpenVZ
3 2 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) AS400
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (33.33%) CentOS
3 11 (33.33%) Unix
4 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.09%) zOS
7 2 (6.06%) Debian
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris
7 2 (6.06%) SUSE
7 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
2 6 (18.18%) High Availability
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) ITSM
3 5 (15.15%) DevOps
3 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
4 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Use Case
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) Logistics
5 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Kanban
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Perl
1 16 (48.48%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
3 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.12%) MATLAB
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCNA
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.12%) KVM
3 4 (12.12%) vSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Squid
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Puppet
2 9 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (21.21%) Nagios
4 4 (12.12%) Cobbler
4 4 (12.12%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (9.09%) Cacti
6 1 (3.03%) Munin
6 1 (3.03%) SCCM
6 1 (3.03%) WSUS
6 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) ANSYS
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Fidessa
6 1 (3.03%) Percona
6 1 (3.03%) Qualys