The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Linux Administrator
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 - 256
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% - 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% - 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6524 5469 6174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.62% 97.75% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5332 4649 5044
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Administrator in the North West

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Administrator in the North West

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 £55,000 - 1
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior Linux 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 North West region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago