The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 120 169 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.28% 13.09% 10.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.63% 47.61% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 99 155 96
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +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 South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
263 355 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.72% 27.50% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 233 326 279
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Linux
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Linux Salary Trend in South Wales

Linux
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in South Wales

Linux
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 80 £41,250 +5.09% 11
Newport +2 16 £42,500 +21.42%
Torfaen -6 11 £42,500 +34.92% 4
Bridgend -3 5 £33,000 -8.33% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £36,250 - 5
Linux
Wales

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Linux.

1 90 (37.66%) VMware
2 86 (35.98%) Windows
3 77 (32.22%) Unix
4 61 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (25.10%) Firewall
5 60 (25.10%) Python
6 56 (23.43%) Java
7 55 (23.01%) Microsoft
8 52 (21.76%) ITIL
9 50 (20.92%) Cisco
10 49 (20.50%) DevOps
11 43 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 43 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
11 43 (17.99%) MySQL
12 42 (17.57%) Red Hat
13 40 (16.74%) Oracle
14 38 (15.90%) Active Directory
15 35 (14.64%) SQL
15 35 (14.64%) Windows Server
16 34 (14.23%) Perl
16 34 (14.23%) Software Engineering
17 33 (13.81%) C++
17 33 (13.81%) MS Excel
18 32 (13.39%) SQL Server
18 32 (13.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 31 (12.97%) JavaScript
19 31 (12.97%) Internet
19 31 (12.97%) Finance
20 30 (12.55%) Apache
21 29 (12.13%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South 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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (12.55%) Apache
2 22 (9.21%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.11%) JBoss
4 12 (5.02%) Tornado
5 11 (4.60%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.77%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.93%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.51%) IIS
9 4 (1.67%) SAS
10 3 (1.26%) Confluence
10 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
11 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.42%) nginx
11 1 (0.42%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 33 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.86%) Office 365
4 9 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (3.77%) IaaS
4 9 (3.77%) PaaS
5 5 (2.09%) SaaS
6 3 (1.26%) GitHub
7 2 (0.84%) Bluemix
7 2 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 60 (25.10%) Firewall
2 31 (12.97%) Internet
3 28 (11.72%) DNS
4 23 (9.62%) SAN
5 19 (7.95%) LAN
5 19 (7.95%) TCP/IP
6 16 (6.69%) NAS
6 16 (6.69%) VoIP
7 13 (5.44%) HTTP
8 11 (4.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (4.18%) VLAN
9 10 (4.18%) WAN
10 9 (3.77%) DHCP
11 8 (3.35%) PuTTY
11 8 (3.35%) SSH
11 8 (3.35%) Telnet
11 8 (3.35%) VPN
12 7 (2.93%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (2.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.99%) MySQL
2 32 (13.39%) SQL Server
3 22 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 20 (8.37%) RDBMS
5 13 (5.44%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.02%) SQLite
7 11 (4.60%) Big Data
7 11 (4.60%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.51%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.09%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.26%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (1.26%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.84%) HPCC
13 2 (0.84%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (9.62%) Jenkins
2 11 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.18%) JIRA
4 7 (2.93%) Subversion
5 6 (2.51%) Selenium
6 5 (2.09%) JUnit
7 4 (1.67%) Gradle
7 4 (1.67%) Hudson
7 4 (1.67%) Maven
7 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.67%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.26%) Ant
8 3 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.26%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.84%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.84%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.42%) TestLink
General
1 31 (12.97%) Finance
2 22 (9.21%) Advertising
3 17 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.93%) Welsh Language
5 5 (2.09%) Back Office
5 5 (2.09%) Marketing
6 4 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.84%) Games
8 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (15.06%) Administrator
2 33 (13.81%) Support Engineer
3 29 (12.13%) Developer
4 28 (11.72%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (10.04%) Software Engineer
6 20 (8.37%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (6.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (6.69%) Network Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) IT Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) DBA
9 14 (5.86%) Technical Engineer
10 13 (5.44%) 1st Line Support
10 13 (5.44%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.44%) Technical Support
10 13 (5.44%) Technical Support Engineer
11 11 (4.60%) 1st Line Engineer
11 11 (4.60%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 11 (4.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.95%) HTML
2 14 (5.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (5.44%) HTML5
3 13 (5.44%) Middleware
4 12 (5.02%) Flask
4 12 (5.02%) OAuth
4 12 (5.02%) ZeroMQ
5 11 (4.60%) J2EE
6 10 (4.18%) Hibernate
6 10 (4.18%) jQuery
6 10 (4.18%) Spring
7 8 (3.35%) CSS
7 8 (3.35%) Web Services
8 7 (2.93%) Ajax
8 7 (2.93%) LAMP
9 5 (2.09%) JSON
10 4 (1.67%) Apache Flex
10 4 (1.67%) Java EE
10 4 (1.67%) JDBC
10 4 (1.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.86%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.02%) Informatics
3 12 (5.02%) Life Science
4 11 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 7 (2.93%) Fintech
7 6 (2.51%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.09%) Health Informatics
9 4 (1.67%) Clustering
9 4 (1.67%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.67%) iSeries
9 4 (1.67%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.26%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.84%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.84%) User Experience
12 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 86 (35.98%) Windows
2 77 (32.22%) Unix
3 35 (14.64%) Windows Server
4 32 (13.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (9.21%) CentOS
6 17 (7.11%) AIX
6 17 (7.11%) Solaris
7 13 (5.44%) Android
7 13 (5.44%) Apple iOS
8 12 (5.02%) VyOS
9 11 (4.60%) Mac OS X
10 10 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.93%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (1.67%) Debian
14 1 (0.42%) HPUX
14 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.76%) ITIL
3 49 (20.50%) DevOps
4 34 (14.23%) Software Engineering
5 28 (11.72%) High Availability
6 26 (10.88%) Incident Management
7 14 (5.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (5.86%) Scrum
8 13 (5.44%) Analytics
9 12 (5.02%) Cross-Platform Development
9 12 (5.02%) Multithreading
9 12 (5.02%) OO
10 11 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (4.18%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.77%) Configuration Management
12 9 (3.77%) Microservices
12 9 (3.77%) SDLC
12 9 (3.77%) Security Operations
12 9 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.10%) Python
2 56 (23.43%) Java
3 35 (14.64%) SQL
4 34 (14.23%) Perl
5 33 (13.81%) C++
6 31 (12.97%) JavaScript
7 29 (12.13%) PHP
8 22 (9.21%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.44%) C
10 10 (4.18%) Erlang
10 10 (4.18%) Objective-C
11 9 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.77%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.26%) C#
12 3 (1.26%) Delphi
12 3 (1.26%) Korn
12 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.84%) Groovy
13 2 (0.84%) VBScript
14 1 (0.42%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (12.13%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (11.72%) CCNA
3 16 (6.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (3.77%) Degree
5 8 (3.35%) CCNP
6 7 (2.93%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.93%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.26%) CCSA
7 3 (1.26%) CCSE
7 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.26%) RHCE
7 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.84%) CEH
9 1 (0.42%) CCIE
9 1 (0.42%) CISA
9 1 (0.42%) CISSP
9 1 (0.42%) HNC
9 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.42%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.88%) SLA
2 8 (3.35%) QA
3 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.42%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (15.90%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.77%) VMware ESX
3 9 (3.77%) vSphere
4 7 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.09%) Docker
6 4 (1.67%) NFS
6 4 (1.67%) Squid
7 2 (0.84%) iptables
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (6.69%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (6.69%) Tivoli
1 16 (6.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (6.28%) Puppet
3 12 (5.02%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.60%) Ansible
5 9 (3.77%) Nagios
6 8 (3.35%) BladeLogic
6 8 (3.35%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (2.09%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.67%) AppManager
8 4 (1.67%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.67%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (1.67%) Nessus
8 4 (1.67%) Nmap
9 3 (1.26%) yum
10 2 (0.84%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.84%) SCCM
11 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 90 (37.66%) VMware
2 55 (23.01%) Microsoft
3 50 (20.92%) Cisco
4 42 (17.57%) Red Hat
5 40 (16.74%) Oracle
6 24 (10.04%) HP
7 22 (9.21%) Avaya
8 18 (7.53%) IBM
9 16 (6.69%) F5
10 14 (5.86%) Citrix
10 14 (5.86%) Vyatta
11 11 (4.60%) Brocade
11 11 (4.60%) CheckPoint
11 11 (4.60%) Remedy
12 10 (4.18%) Sage
13 9 (3.77%) EMC
13 9 (3.77%) Extreme Networks
13 9 (3.77%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.35%) BMC
15 7 (2.93%) AppDynamics
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Remote Working + Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, life insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Greenfield Project
Posted: 7 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000 per annum + Great Benefits + Greenfield
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago