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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.49% 10.78% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% 44.90% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 7
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £35,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £44,869 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.11% +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
25 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 14.04% 24.02% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 20
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (47.83%) LAN
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) Advertising
4 8 (34.78%) VoIP
4 8 (34.78%) Vyatta
4 8 (34.78%) VyOS
5 7 (30.43%) High Availability
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) CCNA
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (26.09%) PHP
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
7 5 (21.74%) LAMP
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) Network Design
7 5 (21.74%) Brocade
7 5 (21.74%) F5
7 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
7 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
7 5 (21.74%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
8 4 (17.39%) JSON
8 4 (17.39%) jQuery
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
8 4 (17.39%) MVC

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 (17.39%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) LAN
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) VoIP
4 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) tcpdump
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.35%) DECT
7 1 (4.35%) ExtremeXOS
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) SAN
7 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JMeter
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) TestLink
1 2 (8.70%) The Grinder
1 2 (8.70%) VersionOne
2 1 (4.35%) Yeoman
General
1 8 (34.78%) Advertising
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Support
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) LAMP
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) bluebird
4 1 (4.35%) Express
4 1 (4.35%) Laravel
4 1 (4.35%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) iSeries
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) VyOS
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
5 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) High Availability
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) SIEM
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) API Testing
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
5 2 (8.70%) Product Management
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PHP
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) C
4 2 (8.70%) Groovy
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNA
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) HNC
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Vyatta
3 5 (21.74%) Brocade
3 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
3 5 (21.74%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (21.74%) F5
3 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
4 4 (17.39%) Avaya
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Intel
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.04%) Splunk
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) Perforce
7 1 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper