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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 40 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 33.33% 40.00% 29.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.38% 64.29% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 26
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,150 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 67.50% 62.22% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 28 35
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £48,000 £50,000
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 26 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 35 (56.45%) E-Commerce
1 35 (56.45%) Advertising
1 35 (56.45%) Marketing
1 35 (56.45%) Mobile Marketing
2 33 (53.23%) Big Data
3 32 (51.61%) PaaS
4 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
5 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (40.32%) Data Mining
7 23 (37.10%) UNIX
8 21 (33.87%) Apache
8 21 (33.87%) JavaScript
8 21 (33.87%) Perl
9 18 (29.03%) C
9 18 (29.03%) HTML
9 18 (29.03%) HTTP
9 18 (29.03%) Red Hat
10 17 (27.42%) Java
10 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
11 15 (24.19%) Korn
11 15 (24.19%) MySQL
11 15 (24.19%) DTV
11 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
12 14 (22.58%) Python
12 14 (22.58%) C++
13 13 (20.97%) Scrum
13 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (19.35%) CentOS
14 12 (19.35%) Test Management
14 12 (19.35%) Windows

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 21 (33.87%) Apache
2 8 (12.90%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (51.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 18 (29.03%) HTTP
3 9 (14.52%) Internet
4 6 (9.68%) MPLS
4 6 (9.68%) IPv4
4 6 (9.68%) IPv6
4 6 (9.68%) BGP
4 6 (9.68%) VPLS
5 5 (8.06%) Wireshark
5 5 (8.06%) NAS
5 5 (8.06%) SAN
5 5 (8.06%) SNMP
5 5 (8.06%) SSL
6 4 (6.45%) VPN
6 4 (6.45%) DVB
6 4 (6.45%) Multicast
6 4 (6.45%) IGMP
6 4 (6.45%) RTSP
7 3 (4.84%) Firewall
7 3 (4.84%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) Big Data
2 25 (40.32%) Data Mining
3 15 (24.19%) MySQL
4 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.45%) Informix
5 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.23%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) JIRA
1 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.90%) TestLink
3 5 (8.06%) JUnit
3 5 (8.06%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.45%) Xcode
4 4 (6.45%) Fiddler
5 3 (4.84%) Subversion
5 3 (4.84%) GCC
5 3 (4.84%) GDB
5 3 (4.84%) Automake
6 1 (1.61%) Zephyr
General
1 35 (56.45%) Advertising
1 35 (56.45%) Marketing
2 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Software Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) Network Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.06%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Operations Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Test Team Leader
6 4 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.84%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) HTML
2 10 (16.13%) Web Services
3 7 (11.29%) Pthreads
3 7 (11.29%) HTML5
3 7 (11.29%) POSIX
4 6 (9.68%) XML
5 5 (8.06%) CSS
6 3 (4.84%) REST
6 3 (4.84%) SOAP
7 2 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.23%) jQuery
8 1 (1.61%) JAX-WS
8 1 (1.61%) JPA
8 1 (1.61%) DOM
8 1 (1.61%) JSP
8 1 (1.61%) .NET
8 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.61%) Spring
8 1 (1.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) DTV
2 9 (14.52%) Client/Server
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.52%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.90%) User Experience
3 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.45%) Statistics
6 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) UNIX
2 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (19.35%) Windows
3 12 (19.35%) CentOS
4 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.84%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) E-Commerce
1 35 (56.45%) Mobile Marketing
2 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
4 13 (20.97%) Scrum
5 12 (19.35%) Test Management
6 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.74%) Regression Testing
7 9 (14.52%) TDD
7 9 (14.52%) BDD
8 8 (12.90%) Product Management
8 8 (12.90%) OO
8 8 (12.90%) Bug Management
8 8 (12.90%) Low Latency
9 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
10 6 (9.68%) Network Architecture
10 6 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (9.68%) Cyber Security
11 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) JavaScript
1 21 (33.87%) Perl
2 18 (29.03%) C
3 17 (27.42%) Java
4 15 (24.19%) Korn
4 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
5 14 (22.58%) Python
5 14 (22.58%) C++
6 7 (11.29%) SQL
7 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
8 4 (6.45%) Ruby
8 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) ISEB
2 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.06%) CCIE
4 4 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.23%) CCNA
5 2 (3.23%) RHCE
6 1 (1.61%) VCP4
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Squid
2 3 (4.84%) Xen
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) NFS
4 1 (1.61%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Red Hat
2 9 (14.52%) IBM
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco
4 4 (6.45%) Perforce
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.84%) Apple
5 3 (4.84%) VMware
6 2 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) Zend
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