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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 189 177 194
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 19 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.90% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.92% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 16
Average salary £48,250 £52,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.09% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,750 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3796 4368 4200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.18% 98.11% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3304 3659 3338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Staines +15 8 £52,500 +10.52%
Guildford -1 6 £42,750 -22.27%
Reigate -11 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (50.00%) VMware
2 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (50.00%) DevOps
3 26 (48.15%) Jenkins
4 25 (46.30%) Puppet
4 25 (46.30%) MySQL
4 25 (46.30%) Python
4 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
5 24 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (44.44%) Ansible
6 23 (42.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (42.59%) Ruby
7 22 (40.74%) Java
8 21 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (38.89%) Amazon S3
8 21 (38.89%) Vagrant
8 21 (38.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 20 (37.04%) High Availability
9 20 (37.04%) Unix
10 18 (33.33%) Service Delivery
10 18 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
10 18 (33.33%) VirtualBox
10 18 (33.33%) Docker
10 18 (33.33%) Salt
10 18 (33.33%) TeamCity

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 17 (31.48%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.56%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (38.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 21 (38.89%) Amazon S3
3 18 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) LDAP
2 6 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) MySQL
2 18 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (48.15%) Jenkins
3 21 (38.89%) Vagrant
4 18 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.56%) JIRA
5 3 (5.56%) Selenium
6 2 (3.70%) RSpec
General
1 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Military
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (9.26%) LAMP
2 5 (9.26%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (5.56%) Middleware
3 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.70%) Internet of Things
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (37.04%) Unix
4 18 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 13 (24.07%) Windows
6 10 (18.52%) CentOS
7 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 3 (5.56%) Debian
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) DevOps
2 24 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (37.04%) High Availability
4 18 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 18 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 18 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 13 (24.07%) ITIL
6 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.85%) Open Source
9 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Python
2 23 (42.59%) Ruby
3 22 (40.74%) Java
4 16 (29.63%) Perl
5 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
6 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.33%) Docker
2 18 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 5 (9.26%) KVM
4 3 (5.56%) Xen
5 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Postfix
5 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (46.30%) Puppet
3 24 (44.44%) Ansible
4 18 (33.33%) Salt
5 6 (11.11%) Cacti
5 6 (11.11%) Munin
6 5 (9.26%) Graphite
6 5 (9.26%) logstash
7 2 (3.70%) collectd
7 2 (3.70%) Ganglia
7 2 (3.70%) Graylog
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (3.70%) StatsD
7 2 (3.70%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) VMware
2 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco
3 3 (5.56%) MapR
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago