The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems 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 System Administrator
Rank 199 197 206
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 19 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 18
Average salary £49,500 £44,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.86% +26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,750 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,350 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.28%
Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Surrey

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Surrey

Linux Systems 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 Systems 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
Redhill - 1 £42,500 - 1
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) Puppet
3 19 (63.33%) MySQL
4 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
5 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (46.67%) Apache
7 12 (40.00%) CentOS
8 11 (36.67%) Open Source
8 11 (36.67%) UNIX
9 10 (33.33%) Perl
9 10 (33.33%) PHP
9 10 (33.33%) NFS
10 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (30.00%) DNS
10 9 (30.00%) Python
10 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
11 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
13 6 (20.00%) Nagios
13 6 (20.00%) SAN
13 6 (20.00%) DHCP
13 6 (20.00%) HTTP
14 5 (16.67%) Internet
14 5 (16.67%) Web Services
14 5 (16.67%) Oracle
14 5 (16.67%) VMware
14 5 (16.67%) Samba
14 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
14 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
15 4 (13.33%) Git (software)

Linux Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (46.67%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
1 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 6 (20.00%) DHCP
2 6 (20.00%) HTTP
3 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.00%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) SNMP
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.67%) Law
1 2 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (40.00%) CentOS
4 11 (36.67%) UNIX
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
6 3 (10.00%) Debian
6 3 (10.00%) Solaris
7 2 (6.67%) HPUX
8 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Perl
1 10 (33.33%) PHP
2 9 (30.00%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Lua
5 1 (3.33%) AWK
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) NFS
2 5 (16.67%) Samba
3 1 (3.33%) Squid
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Puppet
2 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.00%) Nagios
4 4 (13.33%) Cacti
5 3 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
7 1 (3.33%) Salt
7 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Sun
3 3 (10.00%) EMC
3 3 (10.00%) Brocade
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) Percona
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
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