The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cwmbran region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 6.67% 26.92% 42.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% 58.33% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 21
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £38,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 38.33% 46.15% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 24
Average salary £32,750 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.48% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) SVG
3 6 (40.00%) Arduino
4 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) JAX-WS
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) JPA
5 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (20.00%) Acme Packet
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
4 1 (6.67%) ADSL
4 1 (6.67%) ISDN
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) UI Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) SVG
2 3 (20.00%) JAX-WS
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) JPA
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Arduino
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Acme Packet
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia
Cwmbran, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
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