to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 112
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Cardiff median annual salary - - £23,000
South Wales median annual salary £31,500 - £23,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 786 1357 1547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.87% 98.33% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 700 1227 1321
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,625 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Unix Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Unix Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Cardiff

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Cardiff