The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux System Administrator
England / South East
Rank 375 452 447
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 12 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.080% 0.015% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.016% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
14540 18881 19977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.79% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12067 16058 16220
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator across the South East region.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +57 8 £65,250 +63.12%
Hampshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Python
3 16 (57.14%) MySQL
4 14 (50.00%) Perl
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
5 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 12 (42.86%) High Availability
5 12 (42.86%) Unix
6 11 (39.29%) Puppet
7 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 10 (35.71%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) VMware
8 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
9 8 (28.57%) PHP
9 8 (28.57%) LAMP
9 8 (28.57%) CentOS
10 7 (25.00%) Firewall
10 7 (25.00%) Apache
11 6 (21.43%) MATLAB
11 6 (21.43%) Clustering
11 6 (21.43%) Use Case
11 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
11 6 (21.43%) ANSYS
11 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
11 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (21.43%) DevOps
11 6 (21.43%) InfiniBand
11 6 (21.43%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (17.86%) KVM
12 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills

Senior Linux Systems 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 7 (25.00%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) nginx
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) Drupal
4 2 (7.14%) WordPress
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle CX
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) InfiniBand
3 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (3.57%) HTTP
6 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) LAMP
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Clustering
3 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (10.71%) AS400
6 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Unix
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) CentOS
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.71%) zOS
8 1 (3.57%) Debian
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) High Availability
2 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Use Case
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) ITSM
6 2 (7.14%) Kanban
6 2 (7.14%) Line Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Python
2 14 (50.00%) Perl
3 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 8 (28.57%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) MATLAB
6 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
7 4 (14.29%) Java
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) RHCE
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) KVM
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Failover Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.29%) Graphite
4 2 (7.14%) cPanel
4 2 (7.14%) HAProxy
4 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.57%) Munin
5 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (21.43%) ANSYS
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Sun
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Fidessa
6 1 (3.57%) Percona