The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 9.38% 10.71% 14.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 27.27% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Caerphilly region.

Operating Systems Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 15.63% 39.29% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 31
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £52,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Caerphilly region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Linux
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Linux Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 9 (90.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) NAS
5 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 5 (50.00%) NetApp
6 4 (40.00%) SAP Certification
6 4 (40.00%) SAP
6 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Altiris
7 3 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) Internet
7 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) LDAP
7 3 (30.00%) NFS
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (30.00%) UNIX
7 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Clustering
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) FCoE
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Graduate
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) NFS
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Altiris
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Veritas
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (10.00%) Brocade
Caerphilly
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago