The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 49 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.43% 8.27% 11.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.58% 39.33% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 37
Median salary £44,738 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.82% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,438 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Linux
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
127 89 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.02% 21.04% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 124
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -11.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Linux Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Linux.

1 41 (41.84%) Windows
2 40 (40.82%) ITIL
3 39 (39.80%) Red Hat
4 37 (37.76%) Unix
5 30 (30.61%) SQL
5 30 (30.61%) Windows Server
6 28 (28.57%) Solaris
7 24 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (23.47%) TCP/IP
9 22 (22.45%) AIX
10 21 (21.43%) MySQL
11 20 (20.41%) Java
12 18 (18.37%) Perl
12 18 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (17.35%) Puppet
13 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
14 15 (15.31%) HP
14 15 (15.31%) VMware
14 15 (15.31%) Shell Script
15 14 (14.29%) Service Management
15 14 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (14.29%) Ansible
16 13 (13.27%) DevOps
16 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.27%) Change Management
17 12 (12.24%) Nagios
17 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
17 12 (12.24%) PHP
17 12 (12.24%) Python

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (8.16%) Apache
1 8 (8.16%) IIS
2 7 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.12%) Documentum
3 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.10%) nginx
5 4 (4.08%) Confluence
6 3 (3.06%) Captiva
6 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.02%) JBoss
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.16%) Office 365
3 4 (4.08%) DigitalOcean
3 4 (4.08%) Linode
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.06%) SaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.02%) GitHub
5 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.47%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.18%) Firewall
3 8 (8.16%) DNS
4 7 (7.14%) LDAP
5 6 (6.12%) DHCP
5 6 (6.12%) Skype
6 5 (5.10%) LAN
6 5 (5.10%) SAN
6 5 (5.10%) SSH
7 4 (4.08%) BGP
7 4 (4.08%) IPsec
8 2 (2.04%) NAS
8 2 (2.04%) VPN
9 1 (1.02%) ICMP
9 1 (1.02%) OSPF
9 1 (1.02%) SNMP
9 1 (1.02%) WAN
9 1 (1.02%) WCDMA
9 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.43%) MySQL
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.08%) Redis
4 4 (4.08%) TokuMX
5 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.02%) DataStage
7 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.02%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Vagrant
2 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.08%) JIRA
4 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.04%) Selenium
4 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.02%) GCC
5 1 (1.02%) GDB
5 1 (1.02%) GitLab
5 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.06%) Games
1 3 (3.06%) Marketing
2 2 (2.04%) Advertising
2 2 (2.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) German Language
3 1 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.33%) Linux Support
3 13 (13.27%) Unix Support
4 12 (12.24%) Support Specialist
4 12 (12.24%) Unix Specialist
4 12 (12.24%) Unix Support Specialist
5 11 (11.22%) Administrator
5 11 (11.22%) Linux Specialist
6 9 (9.18%) Automation Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.14%) Consultant
8 7 (7.14%) Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) IT Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) CSS
1 9 (9.18%) HTML
2 5 (5.10%) CSS3
2 5 (5.10%) HTML5
3 4 (4.08%) LAMP
3 4 (4.08%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.06%) Node.js
4 3 (3.06%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.04%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (2.04%) jQuery
5 2 (2.04%) Kafka
5 2 (2.04%) Samza
5 2 (2.04%) Spring
6 1 (1.02%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.02%) Django
6 1 (1.02%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.02%) Laravel
6 1 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.06%) Telematics
6 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.04%) Statistics
7 1 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.84%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) Unix
3 30 (30.61%) Windows Server
4 28 (28.57%) Solaris
5 24 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (22.45%) AIX
7 12 (12.24%) CentOS
8 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (4.08%) Ubuntu
11 4 (4.08%) zOS
12 3 (3.06%) HPUX
12 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
13 2 (2.04%) Debian
14 1 (1.02%) Kali Linux
14 1 (1.02%) OS/400
14 1 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.82%) ITIL
2 14 (14.29%) Service Management
3 13 (13.27%) Change Management
3 13 (13.27%) DevOps
4 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.24%) Change Control
5 10 (10.20%) Incident Management
5 10 (10.20%) Project Management
5 10 (10.20%) Server Monitoring
6 9 (9.18%) Data Protection
7 8 (8.16%) Problem Management
7 8 (8.16%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.14%) Case Management
8 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.14%) CRM
8 7 (7.14%) Web Development
9 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.12%) Content Management
9 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.12%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) SQL
2 20 (20.41%) Java
3 18 (18.37%) Perl
4 15 (15.31%) Shell Script
5 12 (12.24%) PHP
5 12 (12.24%) Python
6 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.18%) VB
7 6 (6.12%) Ruby
8 4 (4.08%) Jython
8 4 (4.08%) Korn
8 4 (4.08%) PHP 5
9 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.06%) Bourne shell
9 3 (3.06%) C
9 3 (3.06%) C++
9 3 (3.06%) Groovy
9 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.06%) VBScript
10 2 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.02%) CCNA
5 1 (1.02%) CISA
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.02%) CISM
5 1 (1.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) QA
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 7 (7.14%) vSphere
4 5 (5.10%) NFS
5 4 (4.08%) Gluster
5 4 (4.08%) LXC
5 4 (4.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (4.08%) VirtualBox
5 4 (4.08%) Xen
6 3 (3.06%) iptables
7 2 (2.04%) Docker
7 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (17.35%) Puppet
3 14 (14.29%) Ansible
4 12 (12.24%) Nagios
5 11 (11.22%) SCOM
6 9 (9.18%) Tivoli
7 8 (8.16%) ZABBIX
8 7 (7.14%) Salt
8 7 (7.14%) SCCM
9 5 (5.10%) HP SiteScope
9 5 (5.10%) Zenoss
10 4 (4.08%) Graphite
10 4 (4.08%) Graylog
10 4 (4.08%) HAProxy
10 4 (4.08%) Icinga
10 4 (4.08%) logstash
10 4 (4.08%) MOM
10 4 (4.08%) OpenNMS
10 4 (4.08%) Unicenter
11 1 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (39.80%) Red Hat
2 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.31%) HP
3 15 (15.31%) VMware
4 9 (9.18%) Cisco
4 9 (9.18%) Oracle
5 8 (8.16%) CA
6 7 (7.14%) Citrix
6 7 (7.14%) Juniper
6 7 (7.14%) Veeam
7 6 (6.12%) EMC
7 6 (6.12%) IBM
7 6 (6.12%) Pega
8 4 (4.08%) Google
8 4 (4.08%) Rackspace
8 4 (4.08%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.02%) Axway
9 1 (1.02%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.02%) Siebel
9 1 (1.02%) Sun
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TEKsystems
Salary: £75 - £80 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: From £26,000 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: From £26,100 to £49,850 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: c
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