The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 16 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 61 65 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.83% 9.79% 5.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.41% 43.92% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 35
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
121 148 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.49% 22.29% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 112 132 138
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Linux
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cardiff

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Linux.

1 47 (34.31%) Unix
2 40 (29.20%) Windows
3 39 (28.47%) Java
4 38 (27.74%) JavaScript
5 37 (27.01%) Red Hat
6 32 (23.36%) Apache
7 31 (22.63%) PHP
7 31 (22.63%) VMware
7 31 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (21.17%) MySQL
9 28 (20.44%) HTML
9 28 (20.44%) JBoss
10 26 (18.98%) Python
10 26 (18.98%) HTML5
11 24 (17.52%) Scrum
11 24 (17.52%) Android
12 23 (16.79%) Cisco
12 23 (16.79%) Tomcat
13 22 (16.06%) ITIL
13 22 (16.06%) Firewall
13 22 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (15.33%) DevOps
15 20 (14.60%) Jenkins
15 20 (14.60%) SQL
16 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
16 19 (13.87%) Microsoft
17 18 (13.14%) Finance
17 18 (13.14%) LAMP
17 18 (13.14%) DNS
17 18 (13.14%) Amazon AWS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 32 (23.36%) Apache
2 28 (20.44%) JBoss
3 23 (16.79%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.38%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.92%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.19%) NetWeaver
6 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.46%) Confluence
7 2 (1.46%) nginx
8 1 (0.73%) IIS
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.57%) IaaS
3 9 (6.57%) PaaS
4 6 (4.38%) SaaS
5 5 (3.65%) Office 365
6 3 (2.19%) Bluemix
6 3 (2.19%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.46%) GitHub
8 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.06%) Firewall
2 18 (13.14%) DNS
3 15 (10.95%) HTTP
4 11 (8.03%) LAN
4 11 (8.03%) WAN
5 10 (7.30%) DHCP
5 10 (7.30%) SAN
6 9 (6.57%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (5.84%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.84%) VoIP
8 7 (5.11%) VPN
9 6 (4.38%) MPLS
9 6 (4.38%) Wireshark
10 4 (2.92%) Ethernet
10 4 (2.92%) NAS
11 3 (2.19%) VLAN
12 2 (1.46%) BIG-IP
12 2 (1.46%) Internet
12 2 (1.46%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.17%) MySQL
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.11%) Big Data
3 7 (5.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.92%) HPCC
6 3 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.19%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.19%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.73%) GIS
7 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (14.60%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.76%) Maven
3 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.11%) Ant
4 7 (5.11%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.65%) Selenium
6 4 (2.92%) JIRA
7 3 (2.19%) Gradle
7 3 (2.19%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.19%) JUnit
7 3 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.46%) Firebug
8 2 (1.46%) Hudson
8 2 (1.46%) JMeter
8 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.46%) Subversion
8 2 (1.46%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (13.14%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Advertising
4 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.73%) Games
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.63%) Developer
2 19 (13.87%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (13.87%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (11.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) Administrator
4 14 (10.22%) Support Engineer
5 12 (8.76%) PHP Developer
6 11 (8.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.30%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.57%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Analyst
10 7 (5.11%) Linux Support
10 7 (5.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Network Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Team Leader
12 5 (3.65%) Senior PHP Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.44%) HTML
2 26 (18.98%) HTML5
3 18 (13.14%) LAMP
4 17 (12.41%) CSS
5 13 (9.49%) Web Services
6 12 (8.76%) jQuery
7 11 (8.03%) J2EE
7 11 (8.03%) Spring
8 10 (7.30%) CSS3
8 10 (7.30%) REST
8 10 (7.30%) RESTful
9 9 (6.57%) Hibernate
9 9 (6.57%) Laravel
10 5 (3.65%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.65%) JSON
11 3 (2.19%) .NET
11 3 (2.19%) Apache Flex
11 3 (2.19%) LAPP Stack
11 3 (2.19%) Node.js
11 3 (2.19%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.38%) Fintech
4 4 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.19%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.73%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.73%) iSeries
6 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.31%) Unix
2 40 (29.20%) Windows
3 24 (17.52%) Android
4 22 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (13.14%) Apple iOS
6 13 (9.49%) CentOS
7 11 (8.03%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.11%) Ubuntu
9 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (4.38%) Solaris
11 5 (3.65%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.92%) Debian
13 2 (1.46%) AIX
13 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.73%) Gentoo
14 1 (0.73%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.52%) Scrum
3 22 (16.06%) ITIL
4 21 (15.33%) DevOps
5 13 (9.49%) High Availability
5 13 (9.49%) Multithreading
5 13 (9.49%) TDD
6 12 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (8.76%) Problem Management
7 9 (6.57%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.57%) Software Engineering
8 8 (5.84%) MVC
8 8 (5.84%) OOP
9 7 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.11%) OO
10 6 (4.38%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (4.38%) Open Source
10 6 (4.38%) SDLC
11 5 (3.65%) Project Management
11 5 (3.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.47%) Java
2 38 (27.74%) JavaScript
3 31 (22.63%) PHP
4 26 (18.98%) Python
5 20 (14.60%) SQL
6 17 (12.41%) Bash Shell
7 15 (10.95%) Objective-C
8 14 (10.22%) Perl
9 6 (4.38%) Scala
10 5 (3.65%) C
10 5 (3.65%) C++
10 5 (3.65%) Ruby
11 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.19%) ABAP
12 3 (2.19%) C#
13 2 (1.46%) Erlang
13 2 (1.46%) Korn
13 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.73%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (8.76%) Degree
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.38%) RHCE
3 6 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.65%) MCSE
5 4 (2.92%) CCNA
5 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.46%) CEH
7 1 (0.73%) CCSA
7 1 (0.73%) CCSE
7 1 (0.73%) CISA
7 1 (0.73%) CISM
7 1 (0.73%) CISSP
7 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.19%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.22%) vSphere
4 8 (5.84%) Docker
4 8 (5.84%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (8.03%) Ansible
2 6 (4.38%) Puppet
3 5 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.46%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.46%) Nessus
4 2 (1.46%) Nmap
4 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.46%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.46%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.73%) Nagios
5 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.73%) SCCM
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.73%) WSUS
5 1 (0.73%) yum
Vendors
1 37 (27.01%) Red Hat
2 31 (22.63%) VMware
3 23 (16.79%) Cisco
4 19 (13.87%) Microsoft
5 17 (12.41%) Oracle
6 9 (6.57%) Avaya
6 9 (6.57%) F5
7 7 (5.11%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.65%) Blue Coat
8 5 (3.65%) IBM
8 5 (3.65%) Zend
9 4 (2.92%) Brocade
9 4 (2.92%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.92%) Juniper
9 4 (2.92%) Vyatta
10 3 (2.19%) EMC
10 3 (2.19%) hybris
10 3 (2.19%) Intel
10 3 (2.19%) SAP
10 3 (2.19%) Splunk
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