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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 429 417 431
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 22 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.094% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.099% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 10
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -12.38%
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £41,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+28.65% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +6 11 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire -5 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Surrey -5 1 £52,500 -4.54% 1
East Sussex -20 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) Apache
2 22 (62.86%) Python
3 21 (60.00%) Debian
4 20 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 17 (48.57%) Puppet
6 15 (42.86%) UNIX
7 14 (40.00%) Perl
7 14 (40.00%) QA
8 13 (37.14%) Ubuntu
9 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (34.29%) MySQL
10 11 (31.43%) Ruby
10 11 (31.43%) Nagios
10 11 (31.43%) Analytics
11 10 (28.57%) XenServer
11 10 (28.57%) nginx
11 10 (28.57%) Xen
11 10 (28.57%) HTTP
11 10 (28.57%) Citrix
12 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
13 8 (22.86%) RHCE
14 6 (17.14%) Finance
14 6 (17.14%) ActiveMQ
15 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 5 (14.29%) Percona
16 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 3 (8.57%) VMware
17 2 (5.71%) Clustering
17 2 (5.71%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (62.86%) Apache
2 10 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) Debian
3 15 (42.86%) UNIX
4 13 (37.14%) Ubuntu
5 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Analytics
2 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Python
2 14 (40.00%) Perl
3 11 (31.43%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Korn
5 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) RHCE
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) XenServer
1 10 (28.57%) Xen
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) Puppet
2 11 (31.43%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) Percona
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago