The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 446 421 427
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 11 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.041% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.043% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 8
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £59,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+26.21% -13.68%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21686 21057 22161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17392 17379 18939
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
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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
Oxfordshire +1 7 £55,000 -16.98% 1
Berkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) Apache
3 24 (68.57%) Python
4 21 (60.00%) Debian
5 19 (54.29%) Red Hat
6 17 (48.57%) MySQL
7 15 (42.86%) Puppet
8 14 (40.00%) nginx
8 14 (40.00%) Ruby
8 14 (40.00%) QA
8 14 (40.00%) Perl
9 13 (37.14%) UNIX
9 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (37.14%) DevOps
10 12 (34.29%) HTTP
10 12 (34.29%) Citrix
11 11 (31.43%) Nagios
11 11 (31.43%) Ubuntu
11 11 (31.43%) XenServer
12 10 (28.57%) Xen
12 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
12 10 (28.57%) Analytics
13 6 (17.14%) CentOS
14 5 (14.29%) VMware
15 4 (11.43%) SAN
15 4 (11.43%) PHP
15 4 (11.43%) LAN
15 4 (11.43%) WAN
16 3 (8.57%) SQL
16 3 (8.57%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 26 (74.29%) Apache
2 14 (40.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Route 53
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) LAMP
3 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) Debian
3 13 (37.14%) UNIX
3 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (31.43%) Ubuntu
5 6 (17.14%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) DevOps
2 10 (28.57%) Analytics
3 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL
3 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Python
2 14 (40.00%) Ruby
2 14 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) RHCE
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) XenServer
2 10 (28.57%) Xen
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Puppet
2 11 (31.43%) Nagios
3 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Red Hat
2 12 (34.29%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Percona
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) HP
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