Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 26 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 1.56% 1.09% 9.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 3.70% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +62.00% -
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -1.37%

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 North Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 12.50% 29.35% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 21
North Wales median annual salary £28,000 £17,856 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.81% -35.07% -16.03%
10th Percentile £26,250 £15,641 £15,750
90th Percentile £45,625 £37,600 £45,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in North Wales

Linux
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Linux in North Wales

Linux
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham -3 2 £40,000 -1.23%
Linux
Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Lucene
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
1 2 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Talend
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Kibana
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Lucene
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Talend