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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.17% 15.00% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 47.62% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 3
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £34,100 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,100 £38,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
24 63 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 13.79% 31.50% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 17
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,100 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 28 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (39.29%) LAN
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) VoIP
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (25.00%) Vyatta
4 7 (25.00%) VyOS
4 7 (25.00%) Advertising
5 6 (21.43%) Finance
5 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 6 (21.43%) Perl
5 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 6 (21.43%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
5 6 (21.43%) CCNA
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (21.43%) API Testing
5 6 (21.43%) F5
5 6 (21.43%) REST
5 6 (21.43%) High Availability
5 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Subversion

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 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) VoIP
3 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
3 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) tcpdump
5 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.57%) ExtremeXOS
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) JMeter
2 3 (10.71%) TestLink
2 3 (10.71%) The Grinder
2 3 (10.71%) VersionOne
3 1 (3.57%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (25.00%) Advertising
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) REST
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) LAMP
3 4 (14.29%) Ajax
3 4 (14.29%) jQuery
3 4 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) bluebird
5 1 (3.57%) Express
5 1 (3.57%) Laravel
5 1 (3.57%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (3.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
1 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
1 3 (10.71%) Digital TV
1 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.71%) Statistics
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) VyOS
2 3 (10.71%) CentOS
2 3 (10.71%) Debian
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (21.43%) API Testing
1 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (21.43%) High Availability
1 6 (21.43%) Test Management
2 4 (14.29%) MVC
2 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
3 3 (10.71%) BDD
3 3 (10.71%) Defect Management
3 3 (10.71%) Product Management
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
5 1 (3.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
2 6 (21.43%) PHP
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) C
3 3 (10.71%) Groovy
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CCNA
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CCSA
2 3 (10.71%) CCSE
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Vyatta
3 6 (21.43%) Brocade
3 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 6 (21.43%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (21.43%) F5
3 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) CA
5 3 (10.71%) Perforce
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) Avaya
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Splunk
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On call allowance + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago