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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 417 451 455
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 11 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.057% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.059% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 13
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +7.84%
Senior Linux Systems 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
17914 20210 21623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16543 17242
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 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
Berkshire +4 5 £80,000 +14.28%
Hampshire -3 3 £47,500 -7.31%
East Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
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 24 July 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Puppet
3 9 (45.00%) CentOS
3 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (45.00%) LAMP
3 9 (45.00%) MySQL
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (35.00%) DevOps
5 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (35.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) Perl
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) CCNA
7 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (25.00%) Nagios
7 5 (25.00%) PHP
8 4 (20.00%) SSL
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (15.00%) GitHub
9 3 (15.00%) MariaDB
9 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (15.00%) Cobbler
9 3 (15.00%) KVM

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 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) WEP
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Games
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.00%) SAML
2 1 (5.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) CentOS
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (35.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) KVM
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (25.00%) Nagios
4 3 (15.00%) Cacti
4 3 (15.00%) Cobbler
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (10.00%) Ansible
5 2 (10.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (5.00%) cPanel
6 1 (5.00%) Icinga
6 1 (5.00%) Plesk
6 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft