Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 30 27
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 13.09% 7.51% 7.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 18.80% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 25
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £41,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.48% +4.69% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,456 £28,750 £29,025
90th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%

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 72 133 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 26.18% 39.94% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 122 76
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -21.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £41,375 £47,250 £51,875
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.45% +3.57%

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 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 14 (38.89%) VMware
5 13 (36.11%) ITIL
6 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
7 11 (30.56%) Advertising
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
9 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (25.00%) Mac OS
9 9 (25.00%) HTTPS
9 9 (25.00%) Unix
10 8 (22.22%) Web Services
10 8 (22.22%) HTML
10 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.22%) CSS
10 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 8 (22.22%) CMS
10 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 8 (22.22%) SCCM
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
10 8 (22.22%) CSS3
11 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
11 7 (19.44%) User Experience
11 7 (19.44%) Go

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 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) CMS
2 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.89%) Apache
4 4 (11.11%) IIS
5 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) GitHub
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 5 (13.89%) DHCP
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) SNMP
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.33%) Neo4j
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) GitLab
General
1 11 (30.56%) Advertising
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Publishing
4 2 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Consultant
1 11 (30.56%) Technical Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 6 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (16.67%) HTML Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) Support Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
7 4 (11.11%) React Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) JSON
2 8 (22.22%) CSS
2 8 (22.22%) CSS3
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) HTML5
2 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 6 (16.67%) React
4 3 (8.33%) Kafka
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) LAMP
5 2 (5.56%) Laravel
5 2 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (5.56%) RESTful
5 2 (5.56%) SOAP
5 2 (5.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 9 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) AIX
4 2 (5.56%) CentOS
4 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
6 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Microservices
8 4 (11.11%) OWASP
8 4 (11.11%) Statistics
8 4 (11.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
10 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Go
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) ES6
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Consul
3 1 (2.78%) Kibana
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) Zend
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp