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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.88% 14.29% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.61% 37.50% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 8
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £30,150 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,100 £35,000
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
46 72 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.10% 38.10% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 44 65 24
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £39,000 £44,000
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 28 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 20 (35.71%) VoIP
1 20 (35.71%) Ethernet
2 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.21%) Perl
3 13 (23.21%) LAN
3 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (19.64%) Advertising
5 10 (17.86%) Firewall
5 10 (17.86%) WAN
5 10 (17.86%) Web Services
5 10 (17.86%) Java
5 10 (17.86%) Python
5 10 (17.86%) Test Management
5 10 (17.86%) Subversion
5 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
5 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
5 10 (17.86%) REST
5 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (17.86%) API Testing
6 9 (16.07%) VyOS
6 9 (16.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (16.07%) Vyatta
6 9 (16.07%) Extreme Networks
6 9 (16.07%) F5
6 9 (16.07%) SolarWinds
6 9 (16.07%) Brocade
6 9 (16.07%) PHP
6 9 (16.07%) Cisco

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 8 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) Ethernet
1 20 (35.71%) VoIP
2 13 (23.21%) LAN
3 10 (17.86%) Firewall
3 10 (17.86%) WAN
4 9 (16.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (7.14%) Internet
5 4 (7.14%) SAN
5 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.36%) tcpdump
6 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.79%) ExtremeXOS
7 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 10 (17.86%) Subversion
2 3 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.36%) JMeter
2 3 (5.36%) TestLink
2 3 (5.36%) The Grinder
2 3 (5.36%) VersionOne
3 1 (1.79%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (19.64%) Advertising
2 8 (14.29%) Finance
3 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Installations Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) IT Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Test Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Developer
7 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Programmer
10 2 (3.57%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Hardware Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) Linux Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) Linux Support
11 1 (1.79%) Node.js Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) REST
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
2 5 (8.93%) LAMP
3 4 (7.14%) Ajax
3 4 (7.14%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.79%) bluebird
4 1 (1.79%) Express
4 1 (1.79%) Laravel
4 1 (1.79%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (1.79%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 7 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 7 (12.50%) DTV
3 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) Statistics
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) VyOS
2 8 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Windows
4 3 (5.36%) CentOS
4 3 (5.36%) Debian
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) API Testing
2 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (17.86%) Test Management
3 8 (14.29%) High Availability
4 7 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 4 (7.14%) MVC
5 4 (7.14%) Scrum
5 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.36%) BDD
6 3 (5.36%) Defect Management
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Open Source
6 3 (5.36%) Product Management
6 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.57%) SDLC
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.57%) Web Development
8 1 (1.79%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (23.21%) Perl
3 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 10 (17.86%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) Python
4 9 (16.07%) PHP
5 8 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (8.93%) C
7 3 (5.36%) C++
7 3 (5.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) CCNA
1 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.29%) CCSA
2 8 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (1.79%) CNA
3 1 (1.79%) Novell Certification
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) VMware
2 9 (16.07%) Brocade
2 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco
2 9 (16.07%) Extreme Networks
2 9 (16.07%) F5
2 9 (16.07%) Juniper
2 9 (16.07%) SolarWinds
2 9 (16.07%) Vyatta
3 8 (14.29%) CA
4 3 (5.36%) Perforce
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) IBM