The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
Wales / South Wales
Rank 79 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.12% 0.66% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.68% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +40.62%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
823 1184 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.09% 97.93% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1021 1022
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in South Wales

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
Wales

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 South Wales region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (62.50%) Data Mining
4 5 (62.50%) Kerberos
4 5 (62.50%) NFS
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 5 (62.50%) EMC
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (62.50%) NAS
4 5 (62.50%) Squid
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Advertising
4 5 (62.50%) PaaS
4 5 (62.50%) High Availability
4 5 (62.50%) Big Data
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) Low Latency
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) PaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) GitHub
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
1 5 (62.50%) Kerberos
1 5 (62.50%) NAS
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
1 5 (62.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (62.50%) Advertising
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Gentoo
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Low Latency
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) NFS
1 5 (62.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle