The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 67 76 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.42% 0.62% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.63% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 13
Median salary £31,000 £27,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Administrator
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
699 791 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.31% 97.29% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 616 643 567
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Cardiff region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Cardiff

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) Nmap
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) PowerExchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) iptables
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
1 2 (66.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + A great package
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