Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - +18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 51 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 14.37% - 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.95% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 49 0 0
Swansea median annual salary £45,000 - -
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 - -

Linux 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 Swansea with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 111 8 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 31.27% 6.40% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 106 8 9
Swansea median annual salary £45,000 £30,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.54% +52.50% -27.27%
10th Percentile £29,500 £21,250 £17,750
90th Percentile £57,946 £36,400 £44,129
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 £30,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year +47.54% +52.50% -25.93%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Swansea

Linux
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Linux in Swansea

Linux
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Swansea over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Swansea

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Linux.

1 26 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (47.06%) Puppet
2 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 24 (47.06%) Ansible
2 24 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 23 (45.10%) VMware
3 23 (45.10%) Windows
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (39.22%) SEO
5 20 (39.22%) Server Virtualisation
6 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (31.37%) Firewall
8 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
9 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.53%) Cisco
10 11 (21.57%) VPN
10 11 (21.57%) Business Transformation
10 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
11 10 (19.61%) iSCSI
11 10 (19.61%) VoIP
12 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
12 9 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (17.65%) ServiceNow
13 8 (15.69%) Terraform
13 8 (15.69%) Network Security
13 8 (15.69%) HP
14 7 (13.73%) Snort
14 7 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (11.76%) DevOps

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 5 (9.80%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (7.84%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Firewall
2 11 (21.57%) VPN
3 10 (19.61%) iSCSI
3 10 (19.61%) VoIP
4 8 (15.69%) Network Security
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (11.76%) IPv6
6 6 (11.76%) VLAN
7 4 (7.84%) DNS
8 3 (5.88%) SAN
9 2 (3.92%) DHCP
9 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (47.06%) Cloud Engineer
2 24 (47.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (27.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Network Security Specialist
5 7 (13.73%) Network Specialist
5 7 (13.73%) Security Specialist
6 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Developer
9 2 (3.92%) IT Security Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.92%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) HTML5
2 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) jQuery
3 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.80%) CentOS
6 4 (7.84%) AIX
6 4 (7.84%) HPUX
6 4 (7.84%) Unix
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 20 (39.22%) SEO
2 20 (39.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.57%) Business Transformation
5 9 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.76%) DevOps
6 6 (11.76%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) High Availability
7 5 (9.80%) ITIL
7 5 (9.80%) ITSM
7 5 (9.80%) SIEM
7 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.84%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.92%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) Python
3 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) CEH
1 1 (1.96%) CISSP
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.73%) Snort
3 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.80%) pfSense
4 4 (7.84%) vSphere
5 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (47.06%) Ansible
1 24 (47.06%) Puppet
2 8 (15.69%) Terraform
3 4 (7.84%) SCCM
3 4 (7.84%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.96%) QRadar
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) VMware
2 12 (23.53%) Cisco
3 9 (17.65%) ServiceNow
4 8 (15.69%) HP
5 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.84%) BMC
6 4 (7.84%) IBM
7 3 (5.88%) Splunk
8 2 (3.92%) Clearswift
8 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.92%) Vyatta
9 1 (1.96%) AlienVault
9 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.96%) SAP
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