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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Wales / Newport
Rank 25 2 32
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +30
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.71% 20.10% 4.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.64% 55.41% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 8
Median salary £35,000 £26,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £22,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
39 74 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 22.29% 36.27% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 72 52
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
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 23 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (32.00%) Unix
4 8 (32.00%) Python
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) VoIP
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) C++
7 5 (20.00%) Advertising
7 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) PaaS
7 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (20.00%) IaaS
7 5 (20.00%) Objective-C
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) Network Design
8 4 (16.00%) Brocade
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) Marketing
8 4 (16.00%) Office 365
8 4 (16.00%) F5

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 2 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
1 5 (20.00%) PaaS
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
3 3 (12.00%) SaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) VoIP
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) TestLink
2 1 (4.00%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (20.00%) Advertising
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Games
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Architect
5 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) Django
3 1 (4.00%) Pyramid
3 1 (4.00%) WCF
3 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (16.00%) Android
5 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (16.00%) VyOS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Open Source
1 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) High Availability
2 4 (16.00%) Network Design
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) Release Management
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Korn
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCNA
1 4 (16.00%) CCNP
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (16.00%) Firmware
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) vRealize
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Avaya
4 4 (16.00%) Brocade
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (16.00%) F5
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (16.00%) Vyatta
5 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
5 2 (8.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk