The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 17.65% 11.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 36.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
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 North Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 32.35% 30.56% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 13
Average salary £24,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Linux
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the North Wales region.

Linux Salary Trend in North Wales

Linux
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in North Wales

Linux
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham +2 6 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Linux
Wales

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) AMQP
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Spring Security
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) Mockito
4 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (33.33%) Spring Integration
4 2 (33.33%) PowerMock
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) AMQP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Mockito
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate 1st Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) JPA
1 2 (33.33%) Lucene
1 2 (33.33%) PowerMock
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Spring Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Spring Security
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Security
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) OOD
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
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