The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 243 - 212
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.031% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +33.72%
Senior Linux 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6224 5398 5090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.56% 95.64% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5207 4693 4501
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the South West region.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware