The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 27 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 East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 95
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.10% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 658 952 1046
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.36% 98.14% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 567 838 929
Median salary £36,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% +6.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Kent

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Kent