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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 8.12% 8.17% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.10% 48.57% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 7
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £22,600 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,300 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +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
42 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.32% 16.83% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 29
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,300
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,575
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 26 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Advertising
2 11 (42.31%) VoIP
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) High Availability
3 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Vyatta
3 9 (34.62%) VyOS
4 7 (26.92%) CCNA
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (26.92%) Network Design
5 6 (23.08%) Brocade
5 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 6 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (23.08%) Avaya
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 6 (23.08%) CCNP
5 6 (23.08%) F5
5 6 (23.08%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
6 5 (19.23%) Python
7 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (15.38%) MySQL
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) NetApp

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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) VoIP
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) DECT
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) TestLink
2 1 (3.85%) VersionOne
2 1 (3.85%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (42.31%) Advertising
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
1 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) PHP Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) VoIP Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Support
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) LAMP
2 3 (11.54%) Ajax
2 3 (11.54%) jQuery
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) bluebird
4 1 (3.85%) Django
4 1 (3.85%) Express
4 1 (3.85%) Laravel
4 1 (3.85%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (3.85%) Pyramid
4 1 (3.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) VyOS
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) High Availability
2 7 (26.92%) Network Design
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) SIEM
4 3 (11.54%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Kanban
6 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 6 (23.08%) PHP
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) Korn
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) CCNA
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Vyatta
3 6 (23.08%) Avaya
3 6 (23.08%) Brocade
3 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 6 (23.08%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (23.08%) F5
3 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) Intel
5 3 (11.54%) Splunk
6 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) NetSuite
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat