The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 3.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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 Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93 64 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 97.89% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 63 71
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Torfaen

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cwmbran - 3 £45,000 -
Linux Administrator
South Wales

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC