The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Wales / Newport
Rank 25 4 29
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.80% 20.36% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.43% 44.16% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 8
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 77 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 17.87% 46.11% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 76 42
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Linux
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Linux Salary Trend in Newport

Linux
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Newport region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
4 12 (41.38%) Firewall
5 10 (34.48%) Advertising
5 10 (34.48%) LAN
5 10 (34.48%) VoIP
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
6 9 (31.03%) High Availability
6 9 (31.03%) Vyatta
6 9 (31.03%) VyOS
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (27.59%) CCNA
7 8 (27.59%) Network Design
8 7 (24.14%) Brocade
8 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
8 7 (24.14%) F5
8 7 (24.14%) CCNP
8 7 (24.14%) Python
8 7 (24.14%) Unix
8 7 (24.14%) Avaya
8 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
8 7 (24.14%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.24%) .NET
10 5 (17.24%) C#

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) IaaS
1 5 (17.24%) PaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
3 3 (10.34%) SaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.90%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) VoIP
3 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.45%) DECT
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.45%) TestLink
2 1 (3.45%) VersionOne
General
1 10 (34.48%) Advertising
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Games
3 4 (13.79%) Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Database Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) Django
3 1 (3.45%) Pyramid
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (6.90%) iSeries
1 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.45%) EPoS
2 1 (3.45%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) VyOS
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (24.14%) Unix
5 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
6 4 (13.79%) Android
6 4 (13.79%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.90%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) High Availability
2 8 (27.59%) Network Design
3 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
6 2 (6.90%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Python
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) C++
2 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
3 4 (13.79%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) CCNA
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (24.14%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
4 4 (13.79%) Firmware
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) vRealize
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 9 (31.03%) Vyatta
3 7 (24.14%) Avaya
3 7 (24.14%) Brocade
3 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
3 7 (24.14%) Extreme Networks
3 7 (24.14%) F5
3 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle
6 3 (10.34%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) Splunk
7 2 (6.90%) Cloudera
7 2 (6.90%) Dell
7 2 (6.90%) Google
7 2 (6.90%) IBM
7 2 (6.90%) Intel
8 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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