The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 72 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.14% 0.32% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.34% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Linux Administrator
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 893 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.55% 95.71% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 596 759 737
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,810
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Guildford

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited 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 Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Capistrano
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) LPIC
3 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
3 1 (33.33%) LPAR
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited 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 Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) LPIC
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capistrano
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware