Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 30 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Linux 28 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 8.48% 5.95% 14.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.74% 29.76% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 62
Newport median annual salary £41,875 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £28,925 £28,238 £21,050
90th Percentile £50,125 £46,250 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -3.23%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 84 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 40.91% 20.00% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 77 110
Newport median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,100 £26,600 £21,475
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.41% +1.43% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Newport

Linux
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Newport.

Salary trend for Linux in Newport

Linux
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Newport over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) VMware
4 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 14 (50.00%) IBM
5 14 (50.00%) iSeries
6 13 (46.43%) WebSphere
6 13 (46.43%) OS/400
6 13 (46.43%) Splunk
7 12 (42.86%) DevOps
7 12 (42.86%) DNS
7 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (42.86%) Advertising
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (39.29%) Python
8 11 (39.29%) DHCP
9 10 (35.71%) HTTP
9 10 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (35.71%) IBM HTTP Server
9 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
10 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
11 8 (28.57%) Middleware
11 8 (28.57%) VCP5
12 6 (21.43%) Nagios
12 6 (21.43%) Unix
12 6 (21.43%) Firewall
12 6 (21.43%) Finance

Linux
Co-occurring 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 13 (46.43%) WebSphere
2 10 (35.71%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) G Suite
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) DHCP
3 10 (35.71%) HTTP
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
5 5 (17.86%) SAN
6 3 (10.71%) LAN
6 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.14%) FTP
7 2 (7.14%) SMTP
7 2 (7.14%) SSH
7 2 (7.14%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) NAS
8 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.57%) WAN
8 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Ingres
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Couchbase
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 12 (42.86%) Advertising
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
1 9 (32.14%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Administrator
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (28.57%) Middleware
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) iSeries
2 3 (10.71%) AS400
2 3 (10.71%) LPAR
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) OS/400
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (21.43%) Unix
6 2 (7.14%) AIX
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) VyOS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) SEO
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 11 (39.29%) Python
3 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) RPG
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 2 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (28.57%) VCP5
3 3 (10.71%) CCENT
3 3 (10.71%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) IBM
4 13 (46.43%) Splunk
5 3 (10.71%) Actian
5 3 (10.71%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.57%) Google
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Meraki
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) Talend
7 1 (3.57%) Vyatta