The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 172 205 204
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 38 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.81% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Linux Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4492 4555 4867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.72% 94.70% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3760 3735 4235
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Surrey

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Surrey

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -21 4 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Leatherhead -9 3 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Woking - 1 - - 1
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (75.38%) Puppet
3 43 (66.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (63.08%) Red Hat
5 34 (52.31%) Apache
5 34 (52.31%) Perl
6 33 (50.77%) PHP
7 31 (47.69%) MySQL
7 31 (47.69%) DNS
8 30 (46.15%) Python
9 28 (43.08%) CentOS
10 26 (40.00%) Bash Shell
11 24 (36.92%) Opscode Chef
12 22 (33.85%) HTTP
12 22 (33.85%) Internet
13 20 (30.77%) Information Assurance
14 18 (27.69%) UNIX
15 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
16 16 (24.62%) Web Services
16 16 (24.62%) VMware
16 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (24.62%) Open Source
17 15 (23.08%) DHCP
18 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
19 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
20 12 (18.46%) Nagios
21 11 (16.92%) NFS
22 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
22 10 (15.38%) Shell Script
23 9 (13.85%) Samba

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 34 (52.31%) Apache
2 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 9 (13.85%) nginx
4 7 (10.77%) JBoss
5 3 (4.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) DNS
2 22 (33.85%) HTTP
2 22 (33.85%) Internet
3 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
4 15 (23.08%) DHCP
5 5 (7.69%) SAN
5 5 (7.69%) Firewall
6 4 (6.15%) LDAP
6 4 (6.15%) LAN
6 4 (6.15%) WAN
7 3 (4.62%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.08%) NAS
8 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (47.69%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Open Source
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (66.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (43.08%) CentOS
4 18 (27.69%) UNIX
5 7 (10.77%) Debian
6 6 (9.23%) Solaris
7 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.54%) Windows
8 1 (1.54%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Information Assurance
2 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
3 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.77%) DevOps
5 6 (9.23%) Time Management
6 5 (7.69%) Workflow
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) Perl
2 33 (50.77%) PHP
3 30 (46.15%) Python
4 26 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 10 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (4.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) RHCE
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) NFS
2 9 (13.85%) Samba
3 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.15%) KVM
5 3 (4.62%) Xen
6 2 (3.08%) vSphere
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 49 (75.38%) Puppet
2 24 (36.92%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (18.46%) Nagios
4 6 (9.23%) Cacti
5 3 (4.62%) Opsview
5 3 (4.62%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.54%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 41 (63.08%) Red Hat
2 16 (24.62%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle
4 5 (7.69%) Fidessa
5 4 (6.15%) Sun
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix
7 2 (3.08%) Percona
8 1 (1.54%) EMC
Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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