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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank - 208 202
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 19
Average salary - £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4367 4874 4829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.21% 95.87% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 4033 3889
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) UNIX
3 8 (72.73%) Solaris
4 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
5 5 (45.45%) Sun
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (36.36%) CentOS
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Nagios
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) SUSE
7 3 (27.27%) Debian
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Fedora
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
7 3 (27.27%) Puppet
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) Cobbler
8 2 (18.18%) KVM
8 2 (18.18%) iptables

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 2 (18.18%) Informix
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
1 2 (18.18%) Eurex
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 8 (72.73%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) SUSE
4 3 (27.27%) Debian
4 3 (27.27%) Fedora
4 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) Server Building
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Tcl
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) KVM
1 2 (18.18%) iptables
2 1 (9.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) pfSense
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Samba
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (36.36%) Nagios
3 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 2 (18.18%) Cacti
4 2 (18.18%) Cobbler
5 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
5 1 (9.09%) Opsview
5 1 (9.09%) vMotion
5 1 (9.09%) Capistrano
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
5 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Patsystems
4 2 (18.18%) GL TRADE
4 2 (18.18%) NYFIX
4 2 (18.18%) Fidessa
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Reuters
5 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
5 1 (9.09%) EasyScreen
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) EccoWare
5 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
Egham, South East, United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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