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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux System Administrator
England / South East
Rank 370 444 451
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 14 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.041% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.043% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 7
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £64,000
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
14125 18759 20186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.74% 96.71% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11707 16101 16504
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +54 10 £75,000 +27.65% 1
Hampshire - 3 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 1 £57,500 +4.54%
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 19 February 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%) MySQL
3 17 (60.71%) Python
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
5 13 (46.43%) Puppet
6 12 (42.86%) High Availability
6 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
7 11 (39.29%) CentOS
7 11 (39.29%) Unix
7 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
7 11 (39.29%) VMware
8 10 (35.71%) LAMP
8 10 (35.71%) Perl
8 10 (35.71%) PHP
8 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
8 10 (35.71%) DevOps
9 9 (32.14%) Firewall
10 8 (28.57%) Apache
10 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 6 (21.43%) nginx
12 6 (21.43%) SaaS
12 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 5 (17.86%) VPN
13 5 (17.86%) Oracle
13 5 (17.86%) Java
13 5 (17.86%) Sun
13 5 (17.86%) Shell Script

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 8 (28.57%) Apache
2 6 (21.43%) nginx
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) Drupal
4 2 (7.14%) WordPress
5 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle CX
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.86%) InfiniBand
3 5 (17.86%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) LAMP
2 3 (10.71%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) AS400
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) CentOS
2 11 (39.29%) Unix
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.71%) zOS
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Debian
7 1 (3.57%) Fedora
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) High Availability
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
3 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Use Case
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) ITSM
6 2 (7.14%) Kanban
6 2 (7.14%) Line Management
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 10 (35.71%) Perl
3 10 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 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 4 (14.29%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) NFS
4 1 (3.57%) Postfix
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Puppet
2 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.86%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (17.86%) Graphite
4 3 (10.71%) HAProxy
5 2 (7.14%) cPanel
5 2 (7.14%) Nagios
6 1 (3.57%) Ansible
6 1 (3.57%) logstash
6 1 (3.57%) Munin
6 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) ANSYS
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Sun
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Percona
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