Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 33 19
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 39 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 10.89% 5.58% 10.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.08% 34.33% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 40
Newport median annual salary £35,875 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.59% +21.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,000 £34,675 £26,200
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £43,300
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11% -

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 144 67 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 40.22% 16.26% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 137 62 85
Newport median annual salary £31,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,375 £20,700
90th Percentile £46,000 £55,100 £43,250
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newport

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
3 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
4 18 (46.15%) Splunk
5 15 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 15 (38.46%) DNS
5 15 (38.46%) VMware
6 14 (35.90%) iSeries
6 14 (35.90%) IBM
7 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 13 (33.33%) OS/400
7 13 (33.33%) DHCP
7 13 (33.33%) Python
7 13 (33.33%) Unix
7 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 13 (33.33%) DevOps
8 12 (30.77%) Advertising
9 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (25.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (25.64%) HTTP
10 10 (25.64%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (20.51%) Middleware
12 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
12 8 (20.51%) Oracle
12 8 (20.51%) CentOS

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 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 10 (25.64%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.13%) Confluence
5 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) G Suite
2 3 (7.69%) IaaS
2 3 (7.69%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) DNS
2 13 (33.33%) DHCP
3 10 (25.64%) HTTP
4 6 (15.38%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) SAN
4 6 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.26%) Internet
5 4 (10.26%) NAS
6 3 (7.69%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) FTP
7 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.13%) LAN
7 2 (5.13%) SMTP
7 2 (5.13%) SSH
7 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
1 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (15.38%) Ingres
2 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Ant
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (30.77%) Advertising
2 4 (10.26%) Automotive
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Administrator
2 9 (23.08%) Consultant
2 9 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) DBA
5 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (20.51%) Middleware
3 3 (7.69%) JSON
3 3 (7.69%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) Loki
4 2 (5.13%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) iSeries
2 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (7.69%) AS400
3 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 3 (7.69%) LPAR
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) Wiki
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
3 13 (33.33%) OS/400
3 13 (33.33%) Unix
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (20.51%) CentOS
6 6 (15.38%) AIX
6 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
7 5 (12.82%) Debian
8 1 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.56%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) DevOps
2 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.69%) Release Management
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.56%) Analytics
8 1 (2.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) High Availability
8 1 (2.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 13 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.26%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) Groovy
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (7.69%) RPG
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (20.51%) VCP5
3 4 (10.26%) GNVQ
4 3 (7.69%) CCENT
4 3 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Docker
4 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Nagios
2 4 (10.26%) Ansible
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (10.26%) Terraform
3 3 (7.69%) SCOM
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) Splunk
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 14 (35.90%) IBM
5 8 (20.51%) Oracle
5 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
6 6 (15.38%) Actian
7 3 (7.69%) Google
8 2 (5.13%) BroadSoft
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco
8 2 (5.13%) Cloudera
8 2 (5.13%) NetApp
8 2 (5.13%) Polycom
8 2 (5.13%) Sonus
8 2 (5.13%) Yealink
9 1 (2.56%) Dell
9 1 (2.56%) Intel
9 1 (2.56%) Talend
9 1 (2.56%) Vyatta