The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 439 437 443
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 9 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.041% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.043% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21190 21060 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.98% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17003 17413 19031
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 Systems Administrator
England

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 5 £55,000 -16.98% 1
Berkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (84.38%) Apache
3 25 (78.13%) Python
4 22 (68.75%) Debian
5 17 (53.13%) MySQL
6 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
6 15 (46.88%) Puppet
7 14 (43.75%) Ruby
7 14 (43.75%) QA
7 14 (43.75%) nginx
7 14 (43.75%) Perl
7 14 (43.75%) UNIX
8 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (40.63%) DevOps
9 12 (37.50%) Ubuntu
9 12 (37.50%) HTTP
9 12 (37.50%) Nagios
9 12 (37.50%) Citrix
10 11 (34.38%) XenServer
10 11 (34.38%) Analytics
11 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
11 10 (31.25%) Xen
12 5 (15.63%) VMware
13 4 (12.50%) PHP
14 3 (9.38%) RHCE
14 3 (9.38%) DNS
14 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (9.38%) Open Source
15 2 (6.25%) vSphere
15 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (84.38%) Apache
2 14 (43.75%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LAMP
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Debian
3 14 (43.75%) UNIX
4 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (37.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) DevOps
2 11 (34.38%) Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Python
2 14 (43.75%) Ruby
2 14 (43.75%) Perl
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) RHCE
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) XenServer
2 10 (31.25%) Xen
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Puppet
2 12 (37.50%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
2 12 (37.50%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Percona
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
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