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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 80 107 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.14% 12.36% 10.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.51% 50.23% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 68 93 59
Median salary £41,250 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +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
172 213 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.10% 24.60% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 156 194 158
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 24 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 59 (36.42%) Unix
2 58 (35.80%) VMware
3 55 (33.95%) Windows
4 51 (31.48%) ITIL
5 49 (30.25%) Cisco
6 47 (29.01%) Java
7 45 (27.78%) Firewall
8 40 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (20.99%) Microsoft
10 33 (20.37%) Python
10 33 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (19.75%) Red Hat
12 28 (17.28%) Active Directory
12 28 (17.28%) MySQL
13 27 (16.67%) DevOps
14 26 (16.05%) SLA
15 25 (15.43%) Perl
15 25 (15.43%) MS Excel
16 24 (14.81%) JavaScript
17 23 (14.20%) Oracle
17 23 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 22 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (13.58%) SQL
18 22 (13.58%) PHP
19 21 (12.96%) Apache
19 21 (12.96%) CCNA
20 20 (12.35%) Internet
20 20 (12.35%) Software Engineering
21 19 (11.73%) Incident Management

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 21 (12.96%) Apache
2 17 (10.49%) JBoss
3 13 (8.02%) MS Exchange
4 11 (6.79%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.56%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.32%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.70%) IIS
8 3 (1.85%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.23%) Confluence
10 1 (0.62%) CMS
10 1 (0.62%) nginx
10 1 (0.62%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 25 (15.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.56%) IaaS
4 7 (4.32%) Office 365
5 5 (3.09%) SaaS
6 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.85%) GitHub
8 2 (1.23%) Bluemix
8 2 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (1.23%) PaaS
9 1 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 45 (27.78%) Firewall
2 20 (12.35%) Internet
3 18 (11.11%) DNS
4 17 (10.49%) SAN
5 16 (9.88%) TCP/IP
6 13 (8.02%) HTTP
7 10 (6.17%) LAN
7 10 (6.17%) VLAN
7 10 (6.17%) WAN
8 9 (5.56%) DHCP
9 8 (4.94%) VPN
10 7 (4.32%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (3.70%) NAS
11 6 (3.70%) Wireshark
12 5 (3.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (3.09%) MPLS
12 5 (3.09%) VoIP
13 4 (2.47%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.23%) IP Telephony
14 2 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.28%) MySQL
2 18 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.85%) Big Data
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.85%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.23%) HPCC
8 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) DB2
9 1 (0.62%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.62%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 16 (9.88%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.56%) JIRA
3 7 (4.32%) Subversion
4 5 (3.09%) Selenium
5 4 (2.47%) Gradle
5 4 (2.47%) Hudson
5 4 (2.47%) JUnit
5 4 (2.47%) Maven
5 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.85%) Ant
6 3 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.85%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.23%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.62%) JIRA Agile
General
1 19 (11.73%) Finance
2 10 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.32%) Welsh Language
4 5 (3.09%) Back Office
5 4 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Games
7 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (17.90%) Support Engineer
2 25 (15.43%) Administrator
3 23 (14.20%) Developer
4 20 (12.35%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (8.64%) Technical Engineer
7 13 (8.02%) Java Developer
7 13 (8.02%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (8.02%) Technical Support
7 13 (8.02%) Technical Support Engineer
8 11 (6.79%) 1st Line Engineer
8 11 (6.79%) 1st Line Support
8 11 (6.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 11 (6.79%) IT Engineer
9 10 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.17%) Network Engineer
9 10 (6.17%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) 1st Line Technical Support
10 9 (5.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.49%) HTML
2 13 (8.02%) HTML5
3 11 (6.79%) J2EE
4 10 (6.17%) Hibernate
4 10 (6.17%) Spring
5 9 (5.56%) jQuery
6 8 (4.94%) Web Services
7 7 (4.32%) CSS
8 6 (3.70%) Ajax
9 5 (3.09%) LAMP
10 4 (2.47%) Java EE
10 4 (2.47%) JSON
10 4 (2.47%) Servlets
11 3 (1.85%) GWT
11 3 (1.85%) JDBC
11 3 (1.85%) JSP
11 3 (1.85%) REST
11 3 (1.85%) Struts
11 3 (1.85%) Struts2
11 3 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.94%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (4.32%) Fintech
3 7 (4.32%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.09%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.62%) CMDB
8 1 (0.62%) iSeries
8 1 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.62%) Social Media
8 1 (0.62%) Statistics
8 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (36.42%) Unix
2 55 (33.95%) Windows
3 23 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.73%) Windows Server
5 17 (10.49%) CentOS
6 16 (9.88%) AIX
7 11 (6.79%) Android
8 10 (6.17%) Apple iOS
9 9 (5.56%) Solaris
10 7 (4.32%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.09%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.47%) Debian
12 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.85%) VyOS
14 1 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.48%) ITIL
2 40 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.67%) DevOps
4 20 (12.35%) Software Engineering
5 19 (11.73%) Incident Management
6 14 (8.64%) Scrum
7 11 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (6.79%) High Availability
7 11 (6.79%) Multithreading
8 10 (6.17%) OO
8 10 (6.17%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 9 (5.56%) Security Operations
9 9 (5.56%) Service Management
10 8 (4.94%) Logistics
10 8 (4.94%) SDLC
11 7 (4.32%) Online Security
11 7 (4.32%) OOP
11 7 (4.32%) Project Management
11 7 (4.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.01%) Java
2 33 (20.37%) Python
3 25 (15.43%) Perl
4 24 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 22 (13.58%) PHP
5 22 (13.58%) SQL
6 16 (9.88%) Bash Shell
7 15 (9.26%) C++
8 11 (6.79%) C
9 10 (6.17%) Erlang
10 9 (5.56%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.85%) Delphi
13 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.23%) C#
14 2 (1.23%) Groovy
14 2 (1.23%) Korn
14 2 (1.23%) VBScript
15 1 (0.62%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 22 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (12.96%) CCNA
3 16 (9.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (4.32%) Degree
5 3 (1.85%) CCSA
5 3 (1.85%) CCSE
5 3 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.85%) RHCE
6 2 (1.23%) CCNP
6 2 (1.23%) CEH
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CCIE
7 1 (0.62%) CISA
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.62%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.85%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.32%) vSphere
4 5 (3.09%) Docker
4 5 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.23%) iptables
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (9.88%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (9.88%) Tivoli
1 16 (9.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (6.79%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.17%) Ansible
4 9 (5.56%) Puppet
5 5 (3.09%) Nagios
5 5 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.47%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.47%) Nessus
6 4 (2.47%) Nmap
7 3 (1.85%) yum
8 2 (1.23%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.62%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.62%) SCCM
9 1 (0.62%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (35.80%) VMware
2 49 (30.25%) Cisco
3 34 (20.99%) Microsoft
4 32 (19.75%) Red Hat
5 23 (14.20%) Oracle
6 16 (9.88%) Avaya
6 16 (9.88%) HP
7 14 (8.64%) Citrix
8 10 (6.17%) F5
9 7 (4.32%) AppDynamics
10 6 (3.70%) Sybase
11 5 (3.09%) Atlassian
11 5 (3.09%) Brocade
11 5 (3.09%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.09%) EMC
11 5 (3.09%) Juniper
11 5 (3.09%) Symantec
11 5 (3.09%) Vyatta
12 4 (2.47%) Sage
12 4 (2.47%) Zend
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