Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 88 134
Rank change year-on-year -8 +46 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 23 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.42% 1.84% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.75% 6.75% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 6
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,250 £24,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £46,875
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -15.79%

Ubuntu 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 South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 400 385 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 24.75% 27.19% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 340 349 451
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% +6.94% +2.86%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Cardiff -15 15 £60,000 +103.39%
Torfaen +5 4 £47,500 -
Newport +10 2 £37,500 -13.29%
Bridgend -12 2 £66,250 +76.67% 1
Ubuntu
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) CentOS
3 21 (91.30%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (69.57%) VMware
5 14 (60.87%) Red Hat
5 14 (60.87%) Ansible
5 14 (60.87%) Docker
6 13 (56.52%) Python
7 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (52.17%) DevOps
8 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
8 11 (47.83%) Groovy
9 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (43.48%) Wireshark
9 10 (43.48%) Firewall
9 10 (43.48%) Puppet
9 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (39.13%) Splunk
10 9 (39.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (39.13%) Web Services
10 9 (39.13%) Google
11 8 (34.78%) Windows
11 8 (34.78%) Stackdriver
11 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
11 8 (34.78%) Cloud Native
11 8 (34.78%) REST
11 8 (34.78%) CF BOSH
11 8 (34.78%) Site Reliability Engineering

Ubuntu
Co-occurring 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 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.70%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (91.30%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (39.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (34.78%) Stackdriver
5 5 (21.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (17.39%) Office 365
7 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (8.70%) IaaS
7 2 (8.70%) PaaS
8 1 (4.35%) Datadog
8 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
1 10 (43.48%) Wireshark
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) VoIP
3 3 (13.04%) Skype
4 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) CF BOSH
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
5 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Cloud Native
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) CentOS
3 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) Debian
7 2 (8.70%) AIX
7 2 (8.70%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Workload Management
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) SIEM
7 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Python
2 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
2 11 (47.83%) Groovy
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
2 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) Ansible
2 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (43.48%) Puppet
3 5 (21.74%) Terraform
4 4 (17.39%) Nagios
5 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
5 3 (13.04%) Packer
6 2 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Red Hat
3 9 (39.13%) Google
3 9 (39.13%) Splunk
4 6 (26.09%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) Apple
5 4 (17.39%) Avaya
5 4 (17.39%) Dell
5 4 (17.39%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (17.39%) EqualLogic
5 4 (17.39%) Freshdesk
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Nexenta
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) New Relic