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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 9.52% 20.87% 16.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 52.17% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 1
Average salary £32,625 £53,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.73% +33.12%
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
25 46 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 39.68% 40.00% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 2
Average salary £44,000 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 31 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) NAS
4 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Altiris
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) LDAP
4 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
4 3 (42.86%) NFS
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) SAP Certification
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) FCoE
5 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) IT Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Certification
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
3 3 (42.86%) Altiris
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp