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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 193 191 196
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 25 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.51% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 28
Average salary £49,500 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.56% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,000 £45,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
4730 4718 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.54% 95.51% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3896 3778 4591
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Chertsey - 1 £40,000 -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 - 1
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 51 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (62.75%) MySQL
3 31 (60.78%) Apache
4 29 (56.86%) Puppet
5 28 (54.90%) Red Hat
6 25 (49.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (41.18%) CentOS
8 19 (37.25%) UNIX
8 19 (37.25%) PHP
9 17 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 15 (29.41%) Open Source
11 13 (25.49%) Information Assurance
12 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (23.53%) Perl
12 12 (23.53%) Web Services
13 11 (21.57%) Python
13 11 (21.57%) Internet
13 11 (21.57%) DNS
13 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (19.61%) NFS
14 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
14 10 (19.61%) Windows
14 10 (19.61%) VMware
14 10 (19.61%) LAMP
15 9 (17.65%) Firewall
15 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
16 8 (15.69%) DHCP
16 8 (15.69%) HTTP
16 8 (15.69%) Java
16 8 (15.69%) Replication

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 31 (60.78%) Apache
2 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.73%) IIS
3 7 (13.73%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.92%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Route 53
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) DNS
1 11 (21.57%) Internet
2 9 (17.65%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.69%) DHCP
3 8 (15.69%) HTTP
4 7 (13.73%) BIG-IP
5 6 (11.76%) SAN
6 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.88%) NAS
7 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) SNMP
8 1 (1.96%) VPN
8 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (62.75%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Law
1 2 (3.92%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Web Services
2 10 (19.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Open Source
2 8 (15.69%) Replication
3 3 (5.88%) CLARiiON
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (49.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (41.18%) CentOS
4 19 (37.25%) UNIX
5 10 (19.61%) Windows
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) Ubuntu
8 4 (7.84%) Solaris
9 3 (5.88%) Debian
10 2 (3.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Information Assurance
2 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
2 7 (13.73%) DevOps
3 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
4 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.96%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.96%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.96%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) PHP
2 17 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 12 (23.53%) Perl
4 11 (21.57%) Python
5 8 (15.69%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) Lua
7 1 (1.96%) AWK
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) NFS
2 5 (9.80%) Samba
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) KVM
4 1 (1.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 29 (56.86%) Puppet
2 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.76%) Nagios
4 4 (7.84%) Cacti
5 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.92%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.96%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.96%) Salt
7 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Red Hat
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) EMC
5 3 (5.88%) JBoss
5 3 (5.88%) Sun
5 3 (5.88%) Brocade
5 3 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (1.96%) Percona
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
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