The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 442 437 426
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 2 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.098% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 16
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +29.26%
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
20191 22325 21425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.95% 94.83% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16176 17922 17686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
Berkshire - 2 £48,750 - 2
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) KVM
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) RHCSA
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) FreeBSD
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) RHCE
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) FreeBSD
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) RHCSA
1 3 (42.86%) RHCE
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) KVM
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Sybase
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago