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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 57 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.09% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £42,750 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
534 621 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.45% 98.57% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 446 533 504
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
4 13 (72.22%) Apache
4 13 (72.22%) Perl
5 12 (66.67%) Ubuntu
6 11 (61.11%) LDAP
6 11 (61.11%) Windows
7 10 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (55.56%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) VMware
8 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
10 5 (27.78%) Firewall
10 5 (27.78%) MySQL
11 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 3 (16.67%) CentOS
12 3 (16.67%) Xen
12 3 (16.67%) Selenium
12 3 (16.67%) KVM
12 3 (16.67%) DevOps
12 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
12 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (16.67%) Web Services
12 3 (16.67%) PHP
12 3 (16.67%) Cisco
12 3 (16.67%) Tomcat

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) LDAP
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Internet of Things
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) CentOS
7 2 (11.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) KVM
2 3 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (11.11%) Zenoss
3 1 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) Munin
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) SAP