The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.00% 11.48% 5.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 58.33% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,400 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £37,300 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Operating Systems Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 57.14% 19.67% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 13
Median salary £24,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £35,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,850 £37,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Linux
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bridgend

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Linux.

1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) DNS
2 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) Firewall
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
4 13 (39.39%) VMware
4 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
4 13 (39.39%) Oracle
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 12 (36.36%) C++
5 12 (36.36%) MySQL
5 12 (36.36%) Python
5 12 (36.36%) Middleware
5 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (36.36%) Informatics
5 12 (36.36%) Tornado
5 12 (36.36%) Flask
5 12 (36.36%) DevOps
5 12 (36.36%) Analytics
5 12 (36.36%) ZeroMQ
5 12 (36.36%) Cross-Platform Development
5 12 (36.36%) Life Science
5 12 (36.36%) SQLite
5 12 (36.36%) OAuth
5 12 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) MS Office
7 9 (27.27%) PBX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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 12 (36.36%) Tornado
2 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) DNS
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) DHCP
2 9 (27.27%) PBX
2 9 (27.27%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 9 (27.27%) VoIP
3 7 (21.21%) Internet
3 7 (21.21%) NAS
4 5 (15.15%) FTP
5 4 (12.12%) PuTTY
5 4 (12.12%) SSH
5 4 (12.12%) Telnet
6 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
1 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
2 12 (36.36%) MySQL
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) SQLite
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Support Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Support
4 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Python Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) IT Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) IT Support
6 4 (12.12%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (36.36%) Flask
1 12 (36.36%) Middleware
1 12 (36.36%) OAuth
1 12 (36.36%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Informatics
1 12 (36.36%) Life Science
2 6 (18.18%) Health Informatics
2 6 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.21%) Mac OS X
4 5 (15.15%) Unix
5 4 (12.12%) Solaris
6 1 (3.03%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) CentOS
6 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) Analytics
1 12 (36.36%) Cross-Platform Development
1 12 (36.36%) DevOps
1 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) People Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C++
1 12 (36.36%) Python
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Korn
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) BladeLogic
1 4 (12.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Sage
4 5 (15.15%) Remedy
5 4 (12.12%) BMC
5 4 (12.12%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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