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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 81 67 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.84% 8.77% 10.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.69% 36.61% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69 57 71
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 183 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.83% 23.95% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 141 141 166
Median salary £37,000 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,023 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,980
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Linux.

1 63 (40.38%) Unix
2 52 (33.33%) VMware
3 50 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (30.77%) Windows
5 45 (28.85%) Java
6 43 (27.56%) MySQL
7 42 (26.92%) Firewall
8 41 (26.28%) ITIL
9 37 (23.72%) Python
10 35 (22.44%) Cisco
11 32 (20.51%) SQL
12 31 (19.87%) JavaScript
13 29 (18.59%) PHP
14 27 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (16.03%) DevOps
15 25 (16.03%) HTML
15 25 (16.03%) Oracle
15 25 (16.03%) SLA
15 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
16 24 (15.38%) CCNA
16 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 24 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (14.74%) Apache
18 22 (14.10%) Perl
19 21 (13.46%) MS Excel
20 20 (12.82%) SDLC
21 19 (12.18%) Computer Science
21 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
21 19 (12.18%) Jenkins

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 23 (14.74%) Apache
2 12 (7.69%) JBoss
3 10 (6.41%) OpenStack
4 9 (5.77%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.13%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.21%) IIS
7 4 (2.56%) CMS
8 3 (1.92%) Drupal
8 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.64%) Confluence
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.85%) IaaS
3 6 (3.85%) SaaS
4 5 (3.21%) GitHub
4 5 (3.21%) Office 365
5 3 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.92%) Firewall
2 19 (12.18%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.54%) Internet
4 12 (7.69%) HTTP
5 11 (7.05%) DNS
5 11 (7.05%) LAN
5 11 (7.05%) WAN
6 10 (6.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (5.77%) SAN
8 7 (4.49%) DHCP
8 7 (4.49%) tcpdump
8 7 (4.49%) VLAN
9 5 (3.21%) NAS
10 4 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.92%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.92%) VPN
12 2 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.28%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.28%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.56%) MySQL
2 15 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.41%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.21%) SQLPlus
6 4 (2.56%) Big Data
6 4 (2.56%) HPCC
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (12.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.05%) Maven
2 11 (7.05%) Subversion
3 10 (6.41%) Ant
4 9 (5.77%) JIRA
5 7 (4.49%) Gradle
5 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.85%) IntelliJ
7 5 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.21%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.28%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.28%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.28%) Hudson
10 1 (0.64%) FishEye
10 1 (0.64%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.64%) Selenium
10 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (11.54%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.85%) Welsh Language
4 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.56%) Advertising
6 3 (1.92%) Electronics
6 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 2 (1.28%) Back Office
7 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (16.03%) Developer
2 24 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 18 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 13 (8.33%) Analyst
4 13 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) Technical Support
5 11 (7.05%) Technical Support Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) 1st Line Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (6.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) Administrator
6 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.77%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 9 (5.77%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (5.77%) PHP Developer
7 9 (5.77%) Security Engineer
7 9 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.03%) HTML
2 17 (10.90%) jQuery
3 14 (8.97%) Web Services
4 13 (8.33%) CSS
5 11 (7.05%) Hibernate
5 11 (7.05%) J2EE
5 11 (7.05%) Spring
6 10 (6.41%) HTML5
7 9 (5.77%) Ajax
7 9 (5.77%) REST
8 8 (5.13%) LAMP
9 7 (4.49%) SOAP
10 6 (3.85%) RESTful
10 6 (3.85%) XML
11 5 (3.21%) JSON
11 5 (3.21%) WSDL
12 4 (2.56%) Ext JS
12 4 (2.56%) Java EE
12 4 (2.56%) Servlets
12 4 (2.56%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.77%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.13%) Fintech
4 8 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (4.49%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.21%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (3.21%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.56%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.28%) CMDB
9 2 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.28%) Physics
10 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.64%) Clustering
10 1 (0.64%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (40.38%) Unix
2 48 (30.77%) Windows
3 15 (9.62%) AIX
4 10 (6.41%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.77%) VyOS
6 7 (4.49%) CentOS
7 6 (3.85%) Android
7 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.21%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.21%) Solaris
9 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.28%) Debian
10 2 (1.28%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.28%) ITIL
3 25 (16.03%) DevOps
3 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
4 20 (12.82%) SDLC
5 19 (12.18%) Incident Management
6 18 (11.54%) Scrum
7 17 (10.90%) Configuration Management
7 17 (10.90%) OO
8 14 (8.97%) ETL
8 14 (8.97%) High Availability
9 11 (7.05%) Functional Programming
9 11 (7.05%) MVC
9 11 (7.05%) Online Security
10 9 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.13%) Logistics
11 8 (5.13%) Multithreading
11 8 (5.13%) Security Operations
11 8 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.85%) Java
2 37 (23.72%) Python
3 32 (20.51%) SQL
4 31 (19.87%) JavaScript
5 29 (18.59%) PHP
6 22 (14.10%) Perl
7 18 (11.54%) C++
8 13 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 13 (8.33%) C
9 12 (7.69%) Erlang
10 9 (5.77%) PowerShell
10 9 (5.77%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.21%) Haskell
11 5 (3.21%) Lisp
11 5 (3.21%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.56%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.28%) C#
13 2 (1.28%) Delphi
13 2 (1.28%) VBScript
14 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (15.38%) CCNA
1 24 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (8.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (5.77%) CCSA
3 9 (5.77%) CCSE
4 6 (3.85%) Degree
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.64%) CCIE
7 1 (0.64%) CCNP
7 1 (0.64%) CISA
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.03%) SLA
2 8 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.49%) Snort
4 5 (3.21%) Docker
4 5 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (3.21%) vSphere
5 2 (1.28%) iptables
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.64%) vCloud
6 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (8.97%) HP Data Protector
1 14 (8.97%) Tivoli
1 14 (8.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.41%) Puppet
4 8 (5.13%) Ansible
5 7 (4.49%) Nagios
6 5 (3.21%) Rundeck
6 5 (3.21%) yum
7 3 (1.92%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.28%) Nessus
8 2 (1.28%) Nmap
9 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.64%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.64%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.64%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 52 (33.33%) VMware
2 35 (22.44%) Cisco
3 25 (16.03%) Oracle
4 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 16 (10.26%) HP
6 14 (8.97%) Red Hat
7 12 (7.69%) Brocade
7 12 (7.69%) Citrix
8 11 (7.05%) F5
9 9 (5.77%) CA
9 9 (5.77%) CheckPoint
9 9 (5.77%) Extreme Networks
9 9 (5.77%) Juniper
9 9 (5.77%) SolarWinds
9 9 (5.77%) Vyatta
10 8 (5.13%) Avaya
11 6 (3.85%) AppDynamics
11 6 (3.85%) Atlassian
11 6 (3.85%) Zend
12 5 (3.21%) Rackspace
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