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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 7.56% 8.96% 6.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.00% 28.13% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 8
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Linux
South Wales

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
50 64 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.01% 31.84% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 29
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,800 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 6 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 20 (35.09%) VoIP
1 20 (35.09%) Ethernet
2 16 (28.07%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) Perl
3 15 (26.32%) Python
4 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.81%) LAN
5 12 (21.05%) Java
5 12 (21.05%) Web Services
5 12 (21.05%) Subversion
5 12 (21.05%) Test Management
5 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 12 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 12 (21.05%) REST
5 12 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (21.05%) API Testing
6 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (19.30%) Finance
6 11 (19.30%) Advertising
7 10 (17.54%) WAN
7 10 (17.54%) Firewall
8 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (15.79%) Juniper
8 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 9 (15.79%) DTV
8 9 (15.79%) Cisco
8 9 (15.79%) CCNA
8 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 9 (15.79%) SolarWinds

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 6 (10.53%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) Ethernet
1 20 (35.09%) VoIP
2 13 (22.81%) LAN
3 10 (17.54%) Firewall
3 10 (17.54%) WAN
4 9 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (7.02%) Internet
5 4 (7.02%) SAN
5 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.26%) DHCP
6 3 (5.26%) DNS
6 3 (5.26%) tcpdump
6 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.75%) ExtremeXOS
7 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 12 (21.05%) Subversion
2 3 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) JMeter
2 3 (5.26%) TestLink
2 3 (5.26%) The Grinder
2 3 (5.26%) VersionOne
General
1 11 (19.30%) Advertising
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Installations Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) IT Engineer
3 12 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (5.26%) Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Programmer
5 3 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) REST
1 12 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) WSH
3 2 (3.51%) Ajax
3 2 (3.51%) jQuery
3 2 (3.51%) JSON
3 2 (3.51%) LAMP
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Digital Media
1 9 (15.79%) DTV
2 8 (14.04%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.26%) AS400
3 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
3 3 (5.26%) Statistics
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) VyOS
2 8 (14.04%) Unix
3 7 (12.28%) Windows
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.26%) CentOS
6 3 (5.26%) Debian
6 3 (5.26%) OS/400
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) API Testing
2 12 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (21.05%) Test Management
3 9 (15.79%) Automation Testing
4 8 (14.04%) High Availability
5 4 (7.02%) Scrum
5 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.26%) BDD
6 3 (5.26%) Defect Management
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL
6 3 (5.26%) Open Source
6 3 (5.26%) Product Management
6 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.51%) MVC
7 2 (3.51%) SDLC
7 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.51%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.51%) Web Development
8 1 (1.75%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) Perl
1 15 (26.32%) Python
2 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 12 (21.05%) Java
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) C
5 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 3 (5.26%) C++
6 3 (5.26%) Groovy
6 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) CCNA
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.04%) CCSA
2 8 (14.04%) CCSE
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.26%) VCP5
5 1 (1.75%) CNA
5 1 (1.75%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) VMware
2 9 (15.79%) Brocade
2 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
2 9 (15.79%) Cisco
2 9 (15.79%) Extreme Networks
2 9 (15.79%) F5
2 9 (15.79%) Juniper
2 9 (15.79%) SolarWinds
2 9 (15.79%) Vyatta
3 8 (14.04%) CA
4 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Perforce
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (1.75%) EMC
Newport, Gwent
Opus IT Consulting
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