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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 189 194 192
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 16 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.53% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 18
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3725 4362 4262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.18% 98.11% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3243 3653 3386
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 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 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 +2 3 £42,500 -22.72%
Reigate -12 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (57.45%) VMware
2 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (57.45%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (57.45%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (57.45%) DevOps
3 26 (55.32%) Git (software)
4 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
4 25 (53.19%) MySQL
4 25 (53.19%) Python
5 24 (51.06%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (51.06%) Ansible
5 24 (51.06%) Puppet
6 22 (46.81%) Java
6 22 (46.81%) Ruby
7 21 (44.68%) Vagrant
7 21 (44.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 21 (44.68%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (44.68%) Amazon S3
8 20 (42.55%) High Availability
9 19 (40.43%) Unix
10 18 (38.30%) Red Hat
10 18 (38.30%) Service Delivery
10 18 (38.30%) VirtualBox
10 18 (38.30%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (38.30%) Infrastructure Management
10 18 (38.30%) Salt
10 18 (38.30%) Docker
10 18 (38.30%) TeamCity
10 18 (38.30%) Integration Testing

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (23.40%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Pig
3 3 (6.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (57.45%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (44.68%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (44.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 21 (44.68%) Amazon S3
3 18 (38.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
1 6 (12.77%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) NAS
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) MySQL
2 18 (38.30%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Hive
3 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (55.32%) Git (software)
2 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
3 21 (44.68%) Vagrant
4 18 (38.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (38.30%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 3 (6.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) RSpec
General
1 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Military
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (10.64%) LAMP
2 5 (10.64%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.38%) Web Services
4 2 (4.26%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Unix
3 17 (36.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (25.53%) Ubuntu
5 10 (21.28%) CentOS
6 7 (14.89%) Windows
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.38%) Debian
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) DevOps
2 24 (51.06%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (42.55%) High Availability
4 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (38.30%) Infrastructure Management
4 18 (38.30%) Integration Testing
4 18 (38.30%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.89%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.13%) Open Source
9 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Python
2 22 (46.81%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) Ruby
3 10 (21.28%) Perl
4 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (38.30%) Docker
2 18 (38.30%) VirtualBox
3 5 (10.64%) KVM
4 3 (6.38%) Xen
5 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) Postfix
5 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (57.45%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (51.06%) Ansible
2 24 (51.06%) Puppet
3 18 (38.30%) Salt
4 6 (12.77%) Cacti
4 6 (12.77%) Munin
5 5 (10.64%) Graphite
5 5 (10.64%) logstash
6 2 (4.26%) collectd
6 2 (4.26%) Ganglia
6 2 (4.26%) Graylog
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (4.26%) StatsD
6 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) VMware
2 18 (38.30%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
3 3 (6.38%) MapR
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago