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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 179 192 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 36 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.77% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 17
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £51,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.00%
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
4509 4400 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.51% 94.58% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 3579 4640
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -14 6 £42,500 +41.66%
Leatherhead -5 5 £50,000 +7.52%
Woking - 1 - -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (73.33%) Puppet
3 52 (69.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 49 (65.33%) Red Hat
5 43 (57.33%) Perl
6 42 (56.00%) PHP
7 40 (53.33%) Apache
8 39 (52.00%) Python
9 38 (50.67%) DNS
10 33 (44.00%) MySQL
10 33 (44.00%) CentOS
11 32 (42.67%) Bash Shell
12 30 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
13 26 (34.67%) HTTP
13 26 (34.67%) Internet
14 24 (32.00%) Information Assurance
15 22 (29.33%) VMware
16 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
16 20 (26.67%) Web Services
16 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (25.33%) Open Source
17 19 (25.33%) UNIX
18 18 (24.00%) Configuration Management
19 15 (20.00%) DHCP
19 15 (20.00%) Nagios
20 14 (18.67%) nginx
21 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
22 11 (14.67%) Tomcat
22 11 (14.67%) NFS
23 10 (13.33%) Shell Script

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (53.33%) Apache
2 14 (18.67%) nginx
3 11 (14.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.33%) JBoss
5 4 (5.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (50.67%) DNS
2 26 (34.67%) HTTP
2 26 (34.67%) Internet
3 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (6.67%) SAN
5 5 (6.67%) Firewall
6 4 (5.33%) LDAP
6 4 (5.33%) LAN
6 4 (5.33%) WAN
7 3 (4.00%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.67%) NAS
8 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Open Source
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (69.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (44.00%) CentOS
4 19 (25.33%) UNIX
5 7 (9.33%) Debian
6 6 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.67%) Solaris
8 3 (4.00%) Windows
8 3 (4.00%) FreeBSD
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Information Assurance
2 18 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.00%) DevOps
5 6 (8.00%) Time Management
6 5 (6.67%) Workflow
7 4 (5.33%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Perl
2 42 (56.00%) PHP
3 39 (52.00%) Python
4 32 (42.67%) Bash Shell
5 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.67%) Java
7 3 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) RHCE
2 3 (4.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) NFS
2 9 (12.00%) Samba
3 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.00%) Xen
4 6 (8.00%) KVM
5 3 (4.00%) vSphere
6 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.67%) Squid
7 1 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 55 (73.33%) Puppet
2 30 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (20.00%) Nagios
4 6 (8.00%) ZABBIX
4 6 (8.00%) Cacti
4 6 (8.00%) Opsview
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 49 (65.33%) Red Hat
2 22 (29.33%) VMware
3 6 (8.00%) Juniper
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco
4 5 (6.67%) Fidessa
5 4 (5.33%) Sun
6 2 (2.67%) Citrix
6 2 (2.67%) Percona
7 1 (1.33%) Veritas
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