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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 45 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.62% 10.29% 9.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 42.16% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 49
Median salary £40,000 £30,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £45,000 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
150 102 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.74% 24.40% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 135 90 138
Median salary £37,563 £27,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.59% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 1 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 37 (46.84%) Windows
2 30 (37.97%) ITIL
3 28 (35.44%) SQL
4 27 (34.18%) Windows Server
5 24 (30.38%) MySQL
6 23 (29.11%) Unix
6 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
7 21 (26.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (24.05%) Red Hat
8 19 (24.05%) VMware
9 17 (21.52%) Service Management
10 16 (20.25%) Perl
10 16 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (18.99%) CentOS
11 15 (18.99%) Java
11 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
11 15 (18.99%) TCP/IP
11 15 (18.99%) Nagios
12 14 (17.72%) OpenStack
13 13 (16.46%) Ruby
13 13 (16.46%) Incident Management
13 13 (16.46%) Solaris
14 12 (15.19%) HP
14 12 (15.19%) Project Management
14 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (15.19%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (13.92%) Ansible
15 11 (13.92%) Public Cloud
15 11 (13.92%) QA

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 14 (17.72%) OpenStack
2 5 (6.33%) Apache
2 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (6.33%) IIS
2 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.53%) nginx
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) DigitalOcean
2 8 (10.13%) Linode
2 8 (10.13%) SaaS
3 5 (6.33%) GitHub
3 5 (6.33%) Office 365
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.80%) Force.com
6 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.86%) SAN
3 5 (6.33%) Skype
4 4 (5.06%) DNS
4 4 (5.06%) Firewall
4 4 (5.06%) LDAP
5 3 (3.80%) SNMP
5 3 (3.80%) VPN
6 2 (2.53%) NAS
7 1 (1.27%) BGP
7 1 (1.27%) DHCP
7 1 (1.27%) Internet
7 1 (1.27%) IPsec
7 1 (1.27%) LAN
7 1 (1.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) MySQL
2 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.53%) DataStage
7 2 (2.53%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.53%) SSDT
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.27%) Big Data
8 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.27%) Redis
8 1 (1.27%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Vagrant
2 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) Selenium
3 5 (6.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (5.06%) GitLab
4 4 (5.06%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.59%) Marketing
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) German Language
3 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Support Engineer
2 11 (13.92%) Operations Manager
3 9 (11.39%) Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Systems Manager
4 7 (8.86%) Linux Support
5 6 (7.59%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Consultant
5 6 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Automation Tester
6 5 (6.33%) IT Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Linux Specialist
6 5 (6.33%) QA Automation Tester
6 5 (6.33%) QA Tester
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Senior IT Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Tester
6 5 (6.33%) Unix Support
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Unix Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) CSS
1 10 (12.66%) HTML
2 5 (6.33%) HTML5
2 5 (6.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (5.06%) .NET
3 4 (5.06%) CSS3
4 3 (3.80%) Node.js
4 3 (3.80%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.53%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.53%) LAMP
5 2 (2.53%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.53%) Middleware
5 2 (2.53%) ODBC
5 2 (2.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.53%) Web Services
6 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.27%) Django
6 1 (1.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.59%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.80%) Replication
6 2 (2.53%) Social Network
7 1 (1.27%) Clustering
7 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Windows Server
3 23 (29.11%) Unix
4 21 (26.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (18.99%) CentOS
6 13 (16.46%) Solaris
7 11 (13.92%) AIX
8 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (7.59%) zOS
10 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.80%) HPUX
11 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.53%) Debian
12 2 (2.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.27%) CoreOS
13 1 (1.27%) OS/400
13 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) ITIL
2 17 (21.52%) Service Management
3 13 (16.46%) Incident Management
4 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.19%) Project Management
5 11 (13.92%) Change Management
6 8 (10.13%) Capacity Management
7 7 (8.86%) Change Control
8 6 (7.59%) CRM
8 6 (7.59%) Operations Management
8 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.59%) Server Monitoring
8 6 (7.59%) Web Development
9 5 (6.33%) API Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.33%) Functional Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Load Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Open Source
9 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.44%) SQL
2 16 (20.25%) Perl
3 15 (18.99%) Java
4 13 (16.46%) Ruby
5 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
6 10 (12.66%) PHP
7 9 (11.39%) Python
8 7 (8.86%) VB
9 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.06%) C
10 4 (5.06%) Korn
10 4 (5.06%) PHP 5
11 3 (3.80%) Bourne shell
11 3 (3.80%) C++
11 3 (3.80%) VBScript
12 2 (2.53%) Jython
12 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) QA
2 9 (11.39%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) VirtualBox
2 10 (12.66%) Xen
3 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.33%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.33%) vSphere
5 4 (5.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (3.80%) iptables
7 2 (2.53%) LXC
8 1 (1.27%) Docker
8 1 (1.27%) Gluster
8 1 (1.27%) NFS
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Nagios
2 12 (15.19%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (13.92%) Ansible
3 11 (13.92%) Puppet
3 11 (13.92%) ZABBIX
4 10 (12.66%) OpenNMS
4 10 (12.66%) Zenoss
5 8 (10.13%) SCOM
6 7 (8.86%) Tivoli
7 5 (6.33%) SCCM
8 3 (3.80%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (3.80%) MOM
8 3 (3.80%) Unicenter
9 1 (1.27%) Graphite
9 1 (1.27%) Graylog
9 1 (1.27%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.27%) Icinga
9 1 (1.27%) logstash
9 1 (1.27%) Salt
9 1 (1.27%) StatsD
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.05%) Red Hat
2 19 (24.05%) VMware
3 12 (15.19%) HP
4 10 (12.66%) Rackspace
4 10 (12.66%) SaltStack
5 9 (11.39%) Google
6 8 (10.13%) Cisco
6 8 (10.13%) IBM
7 7 (8.86%) CA
8 6 (7.59%) Citrix
9 5 (6.33%) Juniper
9 5 (6.33%) Oracle
9 5 (6.33%) Veeam
10 2 (2.53%) Sun
11 1 (1.27%) Apigee
11 1 (1.27%) Opsware
11 1 (1.27%) Tableau
11 1 (1.27%) Teradata
11 1 (1.27%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Hudson IT (Scotland)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago