The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 24 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.70% - 19.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.30% - 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 23
Average salary £31,250 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
57 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 29.53% 12.86% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 17 35
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £52,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 6 (40.00%) SAN
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) HPUX
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Dell
3 4 (26.67%) RHCE
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
4 3 (20.00%) VCP4
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) WAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) TestLink
2 1 (6.67%) GitLab
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Mac Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) Memcached
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) HPUX
1 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Scrum
1 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) TDD
1 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (13.33%) BDD
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Bug Management
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Management
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Korn
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) RHCE
2 3 (20.00%) VCP4
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Dell
2 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (6.67%) Perforce
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 13 days ago
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