The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 220 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.034% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -11.66%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5484 5105 5135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.28% 94.48% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4570 4308 4311
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Memcached
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) New Relic
2 2 (66.67%) logstash
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle