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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 89 99
Rank change year-on-year +29 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.68% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 0.72% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

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 160 276 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 22.44% 24.47% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 147 237 335
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Bridgend - 6 £37,500 -
Cardiff +12 2 £29,500 -30.58% 1
Newport - 2 £55,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £44,500 -
Ubuntu
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Docker
5 9 (45.00%) Ansible
5 9 (45.00%) DevOps
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) CentOS
6 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (40.00%) Maven
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) Debian
7 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (35.00%) REST
7 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (30.00%) Terraform
8 6 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (30.00%) Puppet
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (30.00%) MySQL
8 6 (30.00%) Unix
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (20.00%) PBX
9 4 (20.00%) RTP
9 4 (20.00%) MPLS
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP

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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) JBoss
1 3 (15.00%) nginx
1 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) IaaS
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) MPLS
2 4 (20.00%) PBX
2 4 (20.00%) RTP
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (40.00%) Maven
3 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) Ant
4 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) REST
3 4 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (10.00%) Xbox
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) CentOS
2 8 (40.00%) Debian
3 6 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (15.00%) OpenBSD
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Task Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Python
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) Groovy
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
2 6 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Ansible
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Terraform
3 1 (5.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Acme Packet
2 4 (20.00%) Brocade
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Perforce
4 1 (5.00%) Supermicro
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