The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 66 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.31% 0.15% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £31,000 £23,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -38.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux Systems 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
638 662 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.15% 96.22% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 557 543 563
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,925 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cardiff

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud

Linux Systems 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware