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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 189 201 210
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 26 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.61% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 10
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
4138 4478 5105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.57% 97.01% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 3727 4179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 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 29 April 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 - 12 £53,500 -
Reigate - 7 £40,000 - 2
Guildford +4 4 £57,500 +4.54%
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (68.75%) MySQL
3 29 (60.42%) Puppet
3 29 (60.42%) DevOps
4 28 (58.33%) Ansible
4 28 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (58.33%) VMware
5 26 (54.17%) Python
6 25 (52.08%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (52.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 23 (47.92%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (45.83%) High Availability
9 22 (45.83%) Unix
10 21 (43.75%) Ruby
11 20 (41.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 20 (41.67%) Salt
11 20 (41.67%) Docker
11 20 (41.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 20 (41.67%) VirtualBox
11 20 (41.67%) Vagrant
11 20 (41.67%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (41.67%) Infrastructure Management
11 20 (41.67%) Integration Testing
11 20 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 20 (41.67%) TeamCity
11 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
11 20 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (41.67%) Amazon S3

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 9 (18.75%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) nginx
3 4 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 28 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (41.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 20 (41.67%) Amazon S3
2 20 (41.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) LDAP
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
5 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) MySQL
2 20 (41.67%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) OLTP
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (41.67%) TeamCity
2 20 (41.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) RSpec
General
1 7 (14.58%) Law
1 7 (14.58%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) LAMP
2 7 (14.58%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (45.83%) Unix
3 11 (22.92%) Ubuntu
4 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.42%) Windows
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (6.25%) CentOS
8 2 (4.17%) Debian
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) DevOps
2 25 (52.08%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (47.92%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (45.83%) High Availability
5 20 (41.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 20 (41.67%) Integration Testing
5 20 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.25%) Web Operations
9 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.08%) Open Source
9 1 (2.08%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) Python
2 21 (43.75%) Ruby
3 20 (41.67%) Java
4 8 (16.67%) PHP
5 6 (12.50%) Perl
6 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (52.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (41.67%) Docker
2 20 (41.67%) VirtualBox
3 4 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Postfix
4 1 (2.08%) Squid
4 1 (2.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (60.42%) Puppet
2 28 (58.33%) Ansible
2 28 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (41.67%) Salt
4 4 (8.33%) HAProxy
4 4 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 3 (6.25%) MapR
4 3 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
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Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Woking
SFW Ltd
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago