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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 26 12
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 12.61% 5.24% 16.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.88% 32.26% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 29
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,750 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 31 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 26.89% 16.23% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 130 66 182
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,875 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) Automotive
5 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.83%) Internet
5 5 (20.83%) Python
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (20.83%) GNVQ
6 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (16.67%) IaaS
6 4 (16.67%) SaaS
6 4 (16.67%) PaaS
6 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (16.67%) Release Management
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (12.50%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 3 (12.50%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) SharePoint

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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) IaaS
1 4 (16.67%) PaaS
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 3 (12.50%) G Suite
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) Ingres
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (20.83%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
2 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) IT Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) REST
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) Kafka
2 1 (4.17%) Loki
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) Digital TV
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) CentOS
3 3 (12.50%) Debian
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Groovy
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) GNVQ
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Firmware
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
1 3 (12.50%) Terraform
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) Google
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) BroadSoft
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Meraki
5 2 (8.33%) Sonus
6 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.17%) Actian
6 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Polycom
6 1 (4.17%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) Yealink
Newport, Gwent
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