The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Administrator
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 72 71
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.30% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £31,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +34.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 480 676 735
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.36% 98.11% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 413 590 599
Median salary £40,000 £36,378 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.95% -2.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator 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 in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Cardiff