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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 190 191 207
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 20 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.44% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 15
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +32.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.66%
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
4393 4296 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.57% 94.42% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3723 3480 4552
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
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
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 29 December 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 29 December 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
Reigate -9 6 £42,500 +41.66%
Leatherhead -3 3 £50,000 +7.52%
Woking - 2 £60,000 - 1
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (68.00%) Puppet
3 33 (66.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (58.00%) Red Hat
5 28 (56.00%) MySQL
6 24 (48.00%) CentOS
7 23 (46.00%) Perl
7 23 (46.00%) Apache
8 21 (42.00%) VMware
9 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
10 19 (38.00%) Python
10 19 (38.00%) Open Source
11 18 (36.00%) PHP
12 17 (34.00%) DNS
13 15 (30.00%) Nagios
14 13 (26.00%) UNIX
15 11 (22.00%) NFS
15 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
15 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
15 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (18.00%) Samba
16 9 (18.00%) Web Services
17 8 (16.00%) Debian
17 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (14.00%) Ubuntu
18 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (14.00%) Internet
18 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
18 7 (14.00%) Oracle

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 23 (46.00%) Apache
2 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (34.00%) DNS
3 7 (14.00%) DHCP
3 7 (14.00%) HTTP
3 7 (14.00%) Internet
4 5 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.00%) NAS
5 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.00%) LDAP
5 2 (4.00%) LAN
5 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (56.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Open Source
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Equities
4 1 (2.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (66.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (48.00%) CentOS
4 13 (26.00%) UNIX
5 8 (16.00%) Debian
6 7 (14.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (12.00%) Solaris
8 3 (6.00%) Windows
8 3 (6.00%) FreeBSD
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.00%) Fedora
10 1 (2.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (12.00%) Time Management
2 6 (12.00%) DevOps
3 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 5 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Perl
2 19 (38.00%) Python
3 18 (36.00%) PHP
4 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.00%) SQL
6 2 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) RHCE
2 3 (6.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) NFS
2 9 (18.00%) Samba
3 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.00%) Xen
4 6 (12.00%) KVM
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 34 (68.00%) Puppet
2 15 (30.00%) Nagios
3 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.00%) Opsview
4 6 (12.00%) ZABBIX
4 6 (12.00%) Cacti
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Red Hat
2 21 (42.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) Juniper
5 5 (10.00%) Fidessa
6 4 (8.00%) Sun
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix
7 2 (4.00%) Percona
8 1 (2.00%) Patsystems
8 1 (2.00%) GL TRADE
8 1 (2.00%) NYFIX
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago