The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 76 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.14% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.34% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Systems 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
671 879 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.79% 95.65% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 615 746 729
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Guildford

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware