The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 3 months to 27 March 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 / Torfaen
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen - 8.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 8.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen. 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
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34 97 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 100.00% 100.00% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 87 95
Median salary £34,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.83% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £51,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator 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 in Torfaen.

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Torfaen

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Torfaen region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat