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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Wales / Newport
Rank 27 7 26
Rank change year-on-year -20 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 5.23% 14.96% 5.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.03% 48.72% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 8
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +29.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £22,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 31 78 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 18.02% 30.71% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 74 55
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £22,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 5 (23.81%) VoIP
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) PaaS
5 5 (23.81%) IaaS
6 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
6 4 (19.05%) iOS SDK
6 4 (19.05%) High Availability
6 4 (19.05%) Android
6 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
6 4 (19.05%) Marketing
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (19.05%) Firmware
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) CCNP

Linux
Top Related 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 2 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) IaaS
1 5 (23.81%) PaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) SaaS
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.52%) G Suite
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) VoIP
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Architect
3 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) iOS SDK
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Android
4 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
5 3 (14.29%) VyOS
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
4 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
2 4 (19.05%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) Firmware
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) vRealize
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Avaya
5 3 (14.29%) Brocade
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (14.29%) F5
5 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) Vyatta
6 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
6 2 (9.52%) Google
7 1 (4.76%) BroadSoft
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) Sonus
7 1 (4.76%) Splunk
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