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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 235 - 221
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% - 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% - 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £41,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +28.04%
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
5852 5187 5254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.38% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 4439 4638
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 £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 31 March 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
Bristol - 2 £41,250 - 1
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Gluster
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) RHEV
1 2 (100.00%) oVirt
1 2 (100.00%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) SELinux
1 2 (100.00%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 - £30,194
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 4 days ago