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 July 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 202 201 205
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 11 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 25
Average salary £49,500 £52,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.16% +50.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4936 4869 5450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.94% 95.66% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4085 3930 4691
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 July 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 July 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 -12 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Thames Ditton - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
3 16 (69.57%) Puppet
4 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (47.83%) CentOS
6 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (43.48%) MySQL
6 10 (43.48%) UNIX
7 9 (39.13%) Perl
7 9 (39.13%) PHP
8 8 (34.78%) Python
8 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
9 7 (30.43%) Apache
10 6 (26.09%) DNS
11 5 (21.74%) DHCP
11 5 (21.74%) HTTP
11 5 (21.74%) NFS
11 5 (21.74%) Nagios
11 5 (21.74%) SAN
11 5 (21.74%) Web Services
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle
11 5 (21.74%) Open Source
11 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance
12 4 (17.39%) DevOps
12 4 (17.39%) Windows
12 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
12 4 (17.39%) Internet
12 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
12 4 (17.39%) Replication

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (30.43%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.04%) Route 53
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
4 3 (13.04%) NAS
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 1 (4.35%) LDAP
6 1 (4.35%) SNMP
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) CLARiiON
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (47.83%) CentOS
4 10 (43.48%) UNIX
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Solaris
7 2 (8.70%) HPUX
8 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance
1 4 (17.39%) DevOps
1 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
1 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
1 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Perl
1 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 8 (34.78%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) AWK
5 1 (4.35%) Lua
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) NFS
2 2 (8.70%) Samba
3 1 (4.35%) Squid
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Puppet
2 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (21.74%) Nagios
4 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
4 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (13.04%) Cacti
5 2 (8.70%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
6 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
3 3 (13.04%) Sun
3 3 (13.04%) EMC
3 3 (13.04%) Brocade
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Percona
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago