Average Senior Systems Administrator with Linux Skills Salary

£42,665
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£3,955
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The average salary for a Senior Systems Administrator with Linux skills is £42,665.
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£32k
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£43k
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£61k
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MEDIAN £42,665
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Salary
£32k - £61k
Bonus
£2k - £15k
Total Pay
£32k - £65k

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Job Description for Senior Systems Administrator

Senior Systems Administrator Tasks
  • Diagnose and correct computer systems issues.
  • Configure and troubleshoot software and hardware enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure up-grades.
  • Lead a team of systems administrators to manage servers and other computer system aspects of a company.

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Popular Skills for Senior Systems Administrator

Skills that pay less than market rate include VMware ESX, Microsoft Active Directory, System Administration, Windows Server 2012 R2 and Network Management / Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Administrator

An early career Senior Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £34,817 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Senior Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £41,208 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £51,737 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £56,930.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Early Career
23.7%
Mid Career
34.2%
Experienced
31.6%
Late Career
10.5%