The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 90 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.26% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 0.72% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
328 278 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.70% 25.23% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 298 256 216
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Ubuntu
Wales

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in South Wales

Ubuntu
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Cardiff -7 3 £40,000 +25.00%
Ubuntu
Wales

Ubuntu
Top 5 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Ubuntu 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 Ubuntu.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Ubuntu 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 Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat