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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank - 88 73
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.11% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £48,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,350 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.28%
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
640 848 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.53% 96.25% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 565 697 609
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat