The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 205 204 221
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 12 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.49% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 13
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,200 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4972 5080 5771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.19% 95.83% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4071 4040 5063
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Guildford +3 3 £40,000 +29.03%
Staines -5 3 £65,000 +21.49%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 16 (53.33%) Puppet
4 15 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (46.67%) CentOS
5 14 (46.67%) VMware
6 13 (43.33%) Windows
7 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (36.67%) UNIX
9 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (30.00%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) FreeBSD
11 8 (26.67%) RHCE
11 8 (26.67%) KVM
12 7 (23.33%) Cobbler
12 7 (23.33%) SAN
12 7 (23.33%) Web Services
13 6 (20.00%) Perl
13 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (16.67%) Open Source
14 5 (16.67%) Replication
14 5 (16.67%) Oracle
14 5 (16.67%) Apache
15 4 (13.33%) SQL
15 4 (13.33%) Sun
15 4 (13.33%) Solaris
15 4 (13.33%) Nagios

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) nginx
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.00%) Route 53
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SAN
2 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) NAS
4 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.00%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) HTTP
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) FTP
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) POP3
6 1 (3.33%) SMTP
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (10.00%) CLARiiON
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (46.67%) CentOS
4 13 (43.33%) Windows
5 11 (36.67%) UNIX
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) FreeBSD
8 4 (13.33%) Solaris
9 2 (6.67%) HPUX
10 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.00%) Change Management
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.33%) Time Management
4 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.33%) Network Design
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) RHCE
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) KVM
3 3 (10.00%) NFS
4 1 (3.33%) Xen
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) Puppet
2 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (23.33%) Cobbler
4 4 (13.33%) Nagios
4 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
5 3 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (3.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (3.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (13.33%) Sun
5 3 (10.00%) Brocade
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Veritas
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: 8 days ago