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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 167 188 195
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 39 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.82% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 22
Average salary £49,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £51,400 £55,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.80% +18.57%
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
4527 4506 5038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.23% 95.45% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 3672 4333
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 - 2 £46,250 -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (69.09%) MySQL
3 36 (65.45%) Puppet
4 34 (61.82%) Apache
5 29 (52.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (50.91%) Red Hat
7 26 (47.27%) CentOS
8 25 (45.45%) PHP
9 22 (40.00%) UNIX
10 21 (38.18%) Perl
10 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
11 18 (32.73%) Python
11 18 (32.73%) DNS
12 16 (29.09%) Open Source
13 14 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
14 13 (23.64%) Web Services
14 13 (23.64%) NFS
14 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
14 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
14 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (23.64%) Information Assurance
15 12 (21.82%) DHCP
15 12 (21.82%) HTTP
15 12 (21.82%) Internet
15 12 (21.82%) VMware
16 10 (18.18%) Firewall
17 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
17 9 (16.36%) LAMP
17 9 (16.36%) Samba

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (61.82%) Apache
2 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.73%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) DNS
2 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.82%) DHCP
3 12 (21.82%) HTTP
3 12 (21.82%) Internet
4 10 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (12.73%) BIG-IP
6 6 (10.91%) SAN
7 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
7 4 (7.27%) NAS
7 4 (7.27%) LDAP
7 4 (7.27%) LAN
7 4 (7.27%) WAN
8 2 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (69.09%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.64%) Law
1 2 (3.64%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Web Services
2 9 (16.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Open Source
2 6 (10.91%) Replication
3 2 (3.64%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (52.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (47.27%) CentOS
4 22 (40.00%) UNIX
5 7 (12.73%) Debian
6 6 (10.91%) Windows
7 3 (5.45%) Solaris
8 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Information Assurance
1 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
2 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
3 6 (10.91%) DevOps
4 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.64%) Change Management
6 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.82%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.82%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.82%) Time Management
7 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) PHP
2 21 (38.18%) Perl
2 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
3 18 (32.73%) Python
4 8 (14.55%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) Lua
7 1 (1.82%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) RHCE
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) NFS
2 9 (16.36%) Samba
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) vSphere
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.64%) Squid
5 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (65.45%) Puppet
2 14 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.55%) Nagios
4 6 (10.91%) Cacti
5 2 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.82%) Salt
6 1 (1.82%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (1.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Red Hat
2 12 (21.82%) VMware
3 7 (12.73%) JBoss
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) EMC
6 2 (3.64%) Sun
6 2 (3.64%) Brocade
6 2 (3.64%) Symantec
7 1 (1.82%) Percona
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
Surrey
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago