The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Wales / West Wales
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.74% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £41,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 9 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 18.03% 12.16% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 4
Median salary £40,000 £19,000 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.52% +2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,055 £22,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in West Wales

Linux
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Linux in West Wales

Linux
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in West Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in West Wales

Linux
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Swansea - 7 £41,250 - 1
Linux
Wales

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) SIEM
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 3 (30.00%) CentOS
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Splunk
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (20.00%) IaaS
6 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
6 2 (20.00%) Clearswift

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CEH
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) QRadar
3 1 (10.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (10.00%) AlienVault
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428.00 - £60649.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago