The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Systems Administrator was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux System Administrator
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 124 - 130
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.060% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £48,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1601 2074 2017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 97.60% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1629 1646
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Senior Linux Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Salt
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) WSH

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WSH
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Salt
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago