The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
Wales / South Wales
Rank 80 96 101
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.93% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.04% 0.83% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 - £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 - £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Ubuntu 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 South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 198 363 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 23.02% 29.44% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 173 322 323
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in South Wales

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in South Wales

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in South Wales

Ubuntu
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 4 £25,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £42,500 -
Torfaen - 2 £41,500 -
Ubuntu
Wales

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (78.57%) CentOS
3 10 (71.43%) Debian
4 7 (50.00%) Python
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
7 4 (28.57%) Acme Packet
7 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (28.57%) MPLS
7 4 (28.57%) RTP
7 4 (28.57%) PBX
7 4 (28.57%) VoIP
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (28.57%) Brocade
7 4 (28.57%) SonicWALL
8 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Apache
8 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) nginx
1 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) MPLS
1 4 (28.57%) PBX
1 4 (28.57%) RTP
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) TestLink
1 1 (7.14%) VersionOne
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (7.14%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) LPAR
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) CentOS
3 10 (71.43%) Debian
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) AIX
6 3 (21.43%) HPUX
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
7 2 (14.29%) OpenBSD
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) Android
8 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.14%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Bug Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Korn
3 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Acme Packet
3 4 (28.57%) Brocade
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) SonicWALL
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Perforce
5 1 (7.14%) Supermicro