The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 2 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 42 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 33.87% 16.67% 35.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.85% 34.78% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 8 16
Average salary £39,500 £27,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.34% -30.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,300 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
Linux
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Operating Systems Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
81 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 65.32% 47.92% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 23 16
Average salary £38,500 £29,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.50% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cwmbran region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

Linux
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cwmbran

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cwmbran region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 38 (46.34%) Perl
2 33 (40.24%) Marketing
3 32 (39.02%) PaaS
3 32 (39.02%) Big Data
3 32 (39.02%) Mobile Marketing
3 32 (39.02%) Data Mining
3 32 (39.02%) E-Commerce
3 32 (39.02%) Advertising
4 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (30.49%) Korn
6 24 (29.27%) Java
7 23 (28.05%) Client/Server
8 22 (26.83%) TCP/IP
9 21 (25.61%) UNIX
10 20 (24.39%) Bash Shell
11 19 (23.17%) DTV
12 18 (21.95%) Red Hat
12 18 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
14 15 (18.29%) Windows
14 15 (18.29%) Scrum
14 15 (18.29%) Test Management
14 15 (18.29%) User Experience
15 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (17.07%) Apache
15 14 (17.07%) C
15 14 (17.07%) SQL
16 13 (15.85%) Python
16 13 (15.85%) Objective-C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (17.07%) Apache
2 11 (13.41%) Confluence
3 7 (8.54%) Node.js
4 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (39.02%) PaaS
2 8 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.41%) DVB
2 11 (13.41%) SNMP
2 11 (13.41%) IGMP
2 11 (13.41%) RTSP
2 11 (13.41%) Unicast
2 11 (13.41%) Multicast
3 10 (12.20%) VoIP
4 5 (6.10%) VPLS
4 5 (6.10%) MPLS
4 5 (6.10%) BGP
4 5 (6.10%) IPv4
4 5 (6.10%) IPv6
5 4 (4.88%) Ethernet
5 4 (4.88%) HTTP
6 3 (3.66%) NAS
6 3 (3.66%) SAN
7 1 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (39.02%) Big Data
1 32 (39.02%) Data Mining
2 10 (12.20%) VoltDB
2 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.66%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
1 13 (15.85%) Cucumber
2 12 (14.63%) JUnit
3 11 (13.41%) JIRA
3 11 (13.41%) TestLink
4 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.88%) Xcode
5 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.66%) Selenium
6 2 (2.44%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 33 (40.24%) Marketing
2 32 (39.02%) Advertising
3 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.66%) Finance
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (15.85%) Team Leader
1 13 (15.85%) Analyst
2 11 (13.41%) Test Team Leader
3 10 (12.20%) Software Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Technical Support
4 8 (9.76%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) Test Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Database Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Operations Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Support Technician
8 4 (4.88%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (4.88%) IT Operations Manager
8 4 (4.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) Web Services
1 7 (8.54%) HTML
2 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.44%) POSIX
3 2 (2.44%) HTML5
3 2 (2.44%) PCRE
3 2 (2.44%) jQuery
3 2 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.44%) Pthreads
4 1 (1.22%) REST
4 1 (1.22%) JPA
4 1 (1.22%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.22%) Java EE
4 1 (1.22%) Spring
4 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.22%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (28.05%) Client/Server
3 19 (23.17%) DTV
4 15 (18.29%) User Experience
5 11 (13.41%) Statistics
6 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.88%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) UNIX
2 18 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (18.29%) Windows
4 13 (15.85%) CentOS
5 10 (12.20%) Solaris
6 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (1.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Mobile Marketing
1 32 (39.02%) E-Commerce
2 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) Scrum
3 15 (18.29%) Test Management
4 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (15.85%) Test Automation
6 12 (14.63%) BDD
6 12 (14.63%) TDD
7 11 (13.41%) Software Testing
7 11 (13.41%) Product Management
8 10 (12.20%) ETL
9 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.54%) Operations Management
10 7 (8.54%) Line Management
10 7 (8.54%) Regression Testing
10 7 (8.54%) Migration
11 6 (7.32%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.32%) Cyber Security
11 6 (7.32%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.34%) Perl
2 25 (30.49%) Korn
3 24 (29.27%) Java
4 20 (24.39%) Bash Shell
5 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.07%) C
6 14 (17.07%) SQL
7 13 (15.85%) Python
7 13 (15.85%) Objective-C
8 12 (14.63%) C++
9 11 (13.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.44%) PHP
10 2 (2.44%) Ruby
11 1 (1.22%) Groovy
11 1 (1.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.10%) CCIE
4 4 (4.88%) CCNP
4 4 (4.88%) ISEB
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) Xen
3 1 (1.22%) Squid
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Red Hat
2 12 (14.63%) Perforce
3 10 (12.20%) Oracle
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco
4 6 (7.32%) IBM
5 5 (6.10%) Apple
6 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.44%) VMware
8 1 (1.22%) Borland
8 1 (1.22%) SAP
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