The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 8 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 67 72 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.19% 13.31% 6.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.63% 50.00% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63 66 15
Average salary £35,232 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
135 144 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.60% 26.62% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 121 132 63
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Tyne and Wear

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 34 (35.42%) UNIX
3 33 (34.38%) Windows
4 30 (31.25%) Spring
5 29 (30.21%) HTML
5 29 (30.21%) Finance
6 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 25 (26.04%) C#
7 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (23.96%) Software Engineering
9 22 (22.92%) Subversion
9 22 (22.92%) OO
10 21 (21.88%) Web Services
11 19 (19.79%) Java EE
12 18 (18.75%) Tomcat
12 18 (18.75%) C++
13 17 (17.71%) DHCP
13 17 (17.71%) DNS
13 17 (17.71%) Apache Wicket
13 17 (17.71%) Ruby
14 15 (15.63%) Maven
14 15 (15.63%) Degree
14 15 (15.63%) Image Processing
14 15 (15.63%) Apache
14 15 (15.63%) SQL
15 14 (14.58%) C
15 14 (14.58%) MySQL
16 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
17 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 15 (15.63%) Apache
3 11 (11.46%) MS Exchange
4 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.13%) IIS
8 2 (2.08%) Tuxedo
9 1 (1.04%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) DHCP
1 17 (17.71%) DNS
2 12 (12.50%) SAN
3 10 (10.42%) NAS
3 10 (10.42%) iSCSI
3 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.38%) HTTP
5 7 (7.29%) Firewall
6 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.08%) VPN
7 2 (2.08%) Intranet
7 2 (2.08%) OSPF
7 2 (2.08%) BGP
8 1 (1.04%) LDAP
8 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) MySQL
2 12 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Subversion
2 15 (15.63%) Maven
3 12 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.50%) JUnit
4 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.04%) Ant
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) French Language
2 8 (8.33%) German Language
2 8 (8.33%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.13%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Developer
2 22 (22.92%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Support Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) Administrator
3 14 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (14.58%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Security Specialist
7 7 (7.29%) Information Security Specialist
7 7 (7.29%) Information Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Programmer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (4.17%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Web Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.25%) Spring
2 29 (30.21%) HTML
3 21 (21.88%) Web Services
4 19 (19.79%) Java EE
5 17 (17.71%) Apache Wicket
6 12 (12.50%) JAX-WS
6 12 (12.50%) MooTools
6 12 (12.50%) JSR 170
6 12 (12.50%) jQuery
6 12 (12.50%) .NET
7 11 (11.46%) REST
8 10 (10.42%) .NET Framework
8 10 (10.42%) CSS
9 9 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (9.38%) Django
9 9 (9.38%) Play Framework
9 9 (9.38%) Guice
10 8 (8.33%) OpenGL
11 7 (7.29%) Ajax
11 7 (7.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.46%) Open Source
3 8 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 7 (7.29%) CUDA
4 7 (7.29%) GPGPU
5 3 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Statistics
7 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.42%) UNIX
2 33 (34.38%) Windows
3 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.13%) SUSE
6 3 (3.13%) Solaris
7 2 (2.08%) CentOS
8 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) Software Engineering
3 22 (22.92%) OO
4 15 (15.63%) Image Processing
5 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.42%) Automated Testing
6 10 (10.42%) Scrum
7 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.38%) Web Development
8 8 (8.33%) 3D Visualisation
8 8 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 8 (8.33%) TDD
9 7 (7.29%) Information Security
9 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
9 7 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.25%) OWASP
10 6 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (6.25%) ITIL
10 6 (6.25%) Web Design
11 5 (5.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 25 (26.04%) C#
4 18 (18.75%) C++
5 17 (17.71%) Ruby
6 15 (15.63%) SQL
7 14 (14.58%) C
8 11 (11.46%) Python
9 9 (9.38%) Scala
10 3 (3.13%) PHP
11 2 (2.08%) PHP5
12 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) CISA
2 7 (7.29%) CISM
2 7 (7.29%) CISSP
3 2 (2.08%) RHCE
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
2 7 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.42%) NFS
2 10 (10.42%) VMware ESX
3 7 (7.29%) XenServer
4 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Nagios
2 3 (3.13%) Ganglia
2 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.13%) collectd
2 3 (3.13%) Puppet
2 3 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle
3 10 (10.42%) Symantec
3 10 (10.42%) VMware
4 9 (9.38%) Google
5 8 (8.33%) Cisco
6 7 (7.29%) Citrix
7 3 (3.13%) IBM
7 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.08%) HP
8 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.08%) Zend
9 1 (1.04%) Blackboard
9 1 (1.04%) SAP
9 1 (1.04%) JBoss
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