The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Caerphilly region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 8.62% 21.30% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.83% 52.27% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 0
Average salary £44,000 £53,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 41.38% 40.74% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 2
Average salary £44,000 £52,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £34,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
South Wales

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
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Linux
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Certification
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Altiris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Certification
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (40.00%) Altiris
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Salary: Up to £44K inclusive of 10% variable bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago