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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank - 90 75
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £48,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,350 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.28%
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
670 866 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.68% 96.33% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 588 716 596
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +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 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 22 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Asset 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%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

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