Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Ubuntu Linux
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 131 148
Rank change year-on-year +47 +17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 26 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.81% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.48% 1.93% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 2
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -14.71%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,425 £24,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,625 £46,625
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% -18.42% +11.76%

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 401 517 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.94% 23.64% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 362 453 604
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,275 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.04% +1.43% +4.48%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Cardiff +40 9 £29,500 -21.33%
Bridgend +16 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Newport - 6 £43,250 -
Torfaen +7 2 £47,500 +5.56%
Ubuntu
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) DevOps
4 15 (57.69%) CentOS
4 15 (57.69%) Red Hat
5 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (50.00%) Ansible
6 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
6 12 (46.15%) Maven
7 11 (42.31%) Debian
7 11 (42.31%) Python
7 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
8 10 (38.46%) Docker
8 10 (38.46%) REST
8 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (34.62%) Firewall
10 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
10 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (30.77%) Puppet
10 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (26.92%) Web Services
11 7 (26.92%) SLA
12 6 (23.08%) Cisco
12 6 (23.08%) Unix
12 6 (23.08%) Perl
12 6 (23.08%) Scrum
12 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (23.08%) Linux Command Line

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 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (11.54%) nginx
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) HTTP
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security
4 3 (11.54%) SSL
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) SMS
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (46.15%) Maven
3 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
4 4 (15.38%) Ant
5 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) JUnit
6 1 (3.85%) TestLink
6 1 (3.85%) VersionOne
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) REST
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (11.54%) Xbox
4 2 (7.69%) Digital TV
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) CentOS
3 11 (42.31%) Debian
4 6 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (11.54%) AIX
5 3 (11.54%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Open Source
8 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) SIEM
8 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
9 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
10 1 (3.85%) Network Management
10 1 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 11 (42.31%) Python
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
5 5 (19.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.85%) AWK
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Korn
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Docker
2 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Ansible
2 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (30.77%) Puppet
3 5 (19.23%) Terraform
4 3 (11.54%) SCOM
5 1 (3.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Red Hat
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) Splunk
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Brocade
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Perforce