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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 7 15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - 15.38% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 47.06% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £25,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
17 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 44.74% 32.69% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 6
Median salary £17,856 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the North Wales region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Products Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL