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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 5 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 27.73% 34.55% 20.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.59% 76.00% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Linux
Torfaen

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
74 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 62.18% 45.45% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 25 31
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 30 (60.00%) Advertising
2 29 (58.00%) Marketing
2 29 (58.00%) E-Commerce
2 29 (58.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 28 (56.00%) TCP/IP
4 27 (54.00%) Big Data
5 26 (52.00%) PaaS
5 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (50.00%) UNIX
7 20 (40.00%) C
8 19 (38.00%) Data Mining
9 18 (36.00%) Perl
9 18 (36.00%) HTTP
10 17 (34.00%) Apache
11 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
11 16 (32.00%) C++
11 16 (32.00%) Python
11 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
12 15 (30.00%) Red Hat
12 15 (30.00%) HTML
13 14 (28.00%) Java
13 14 (28.00%) MySQL
13 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
14 12 (24.00%) CentOS
14 12 (24.00%) DTV
14 12 (24.00%) Korn
14 12 (24.00%) Scrum
15 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
15 10 (20.00%) Windows
15 10 (20.00%) Test Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (34.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (52.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (56.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (36.00%) HTTP
3 9 (18.00%) Internet
4 7 (14.00%) Wireshark
5 6 (12.00%) VPLS
5 6 (12.00%) MPLS
5 6 (12.00%) IPv4
5 6 (12.00%) IPv6
5 6 (12.00%) BGP
6 5 (10.00%) SAN
6 5 (10.00%) SSL
6 5 (10.00%) NAS
7 4 (8.00%) VPN
8 3 (6.00%) DNS
8 3 (6.00%) Kerberos
8 3 (6.00%) SNMP
8 3 (6.00%) Firewall
8 3 (6.00%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (4.00%) Multicast
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) Big Data
2 19 (38.00%) Data Mining
3 14 (28.00%) MySQL
4 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.00%) Informix
5 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) JIRA
1 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) TestLink
3 6 (12.00%) Fiddler
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) GCC
4 3 (6.00%) GDB
4 3 (6.00%) Automake
4 3 (6.00%) JUnit
4 3 (6.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.00%) Xcode
6 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (60.00%) Advertising
2 29 (58.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.00%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) HTML
2 9 (18.00%) Web Services
3 7 (14.00%) Pthreads
3 7 (14.00%) POSIX
4 6 (12.00%) XML
4 6 (12.00%) HTML5
5 5 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) SOAP
6 3 (6.00%) REST
7 2 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (2.00%) DOM
8 1 (2.00%) .NET
8 1 (2.00%) J2EE
8 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.00%) Spring
8 1 (2.00%) Java EE
8 1 (2.00%) jQuery
8 1 (2.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) DTV
2 9 (18.00%) Algorithms
3 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.00%) User Experience
6 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) UNIX
2 12 (24.00%) CentOS
3 10 (20.00%) Windows
4 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) E-Commerce
1 29 (58.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (24.00%) Scrum
5 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 10 (20.00%) Test Management
5 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.00%) BDD
6 9 (18.00%) TDD
7 8 (16.00%) Product Management
7 8 (16.00%) Bug Management
7 8 (16.00%) Low Latency
8 6 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (12.00%) Network Architecture
8 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
9 5 (10.00%) OO
9 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Web Development
10 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) C
2 18 (36.00%) Perl
3 16 (32.00%) C++
3 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) Python
4 14 (28.00%) Java
4 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (24.00%) Korn
6 6 (12.00%) Ruby
7 5 (10.00%) SQL
8 4 (8.00%) PHP
9 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.00%) ISEB
4 5 (10.00%) CCIE
5 4 (8.00%) CCNP
6 2 (4.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) RHCE
7 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Squid
2 3 (6.00%) Xen
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (2.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (18.00%) IBM
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Apple
5 2 (4.00%) Perforce
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (2.00%) Zend
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago