The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
UK / Wales
Rank 93 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.095% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1009 1339 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.82% 97.81% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1144 1163
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £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 Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Wales

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
South Wales +10 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Linux Administrator
UK

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Wales region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) CentOS
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Apache
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Data Mining
4 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
4 5 (55.56%) NFS
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) IBM
4 5 (55.56%) EMC
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Advertising
4 5 (55.56%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (55.56%) NAS
4 5 (55.56%) PaaS
4 5 (55.56%) Squid
4 5 (55.56%) Marketing
4 5 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Network Security
4 5 (55.56%) iSCSI
4 5 (55.56%) High Availability
4 5 (55.56%) Big Data
4 5 (55.56%) Low Latency
4 5 (55.56%) Mobile Marketing
5 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
5 4 (44.44%) Debian

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) PaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) iSCSI
1 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
1 5 (55.56%) NAS
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
1 5 (55.56%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
1 5 (55.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (55.56%) Advertising
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) CentOS
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Gentoo
5 1 (11.11%) HPUX
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) High Availability
1 5 (55.56%) Low Latency
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) NFS
1 5 (55.56%) Squid
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) VMware