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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 27 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 41 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.50% 10.07% 9.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.87% 41.00% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 44
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
154 100 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.47% 24.57% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 131 90 123
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 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 46 (51.69%) Windows
2 35 (39.33%) ITIL
3 34 (38.20%) SQL
3 34 (38.20%) Windows Server
4 30 (33.71%) Unix
5 25 (28.09%) MySQL
5 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
6 23 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
7 22 (24.72%) Red Hat
8 21 (23.60%) VMware
8 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (21.35%) Service Management
9 19 (21.35%) Perl
10 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
10 18 (20.22%) Solaris
11 16 (17.98%) Java
11 16 (17.98%) Nagios
11 16 (17.98%) CentOS
11 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (17.98%) Incident Management
12 15 (16.85%) Change Management
12 15 (16.85%) HP
13 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
13 14 (15.73%) Project Management
13 14 (15.73%) OpenStack
13 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (14.61%) Ansible
14 13 (14.61%) Puppet
14 13 (14.61%) AIX

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 (15.73%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.87%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.74%) IIS
3 6 (6.74%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.62%) Apache
5 4 (4.49%) nginx
6 3 (3.37%) Confluence
6 3 (3.37%) Documentum
6 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.25%) Captiva
7 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.99%) DigitalOcean
2 8 (8.99%) Linode
3 7 (7.87%) Office 365
4 6 (6.74%) SaaS
5 5 (5.62%) GitHub
6 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (3.37%) Force.com
8 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.87%) Firewall
3 6 (6.74%) SAN
3 6 (6.74%) Skype
4 5 (5.62%) DNS
4 5 (5.62%) LDAP
5 4 (4.49%) LAN
6 3 (3.37%) BGP
6 3 (3.37%) DHCP
6 3 (3.37%) IPsec
6 3 (3.37%) SNMP
6 3 (3.37%) SSH
7 2 (2.25%) NAS
7 2 (2.25%) VPN
8 1 (1.12%) Internet
8 1 (1.12%) Network Security
8 1 (1.12%) WAN
8 1 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) MySQL
2 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.37%) Redis
6 3 (3.37%) TokuMX
7 2 (2.25%) DataStage
7 2 (2.25%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.25%) SSDT
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.12%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Vagrant
2 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.49%) GitLab
3 4 (4.49%) Selenium
3 4 (4.49%) Subversion
3 4 (4.49%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.74%) Marketing
2 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) German Language
3 1 (1.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (21.35%) Support Engineer
2 12 (13.48%) Operations Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Linux Support
3 9 (10.11%) Systems Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Consultant
4 8 (8.99%) Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Linux Specialist
5 7 (7.87%) Unix Support
6 6 (6.74%) IT Consultant
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (6.74%) Support Specialist
6 6 (6.74%) Unix Specialist
6 6 (6.74%) Unix Support Specialist
7 5 (5.62%) Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Senior IT Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) CSS
1 10 (11.24%) HTML
2 5 (5.62%) HTML5
2 5 (5.62%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (4.49%) .NET
3 4 (4.49%) CSS3
4 3 (3.37%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.37%) Node.js
4 3 (3.37%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.25%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.25%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.25%) LAMP
5 2 (2.25%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.25%) Middleware
5 2 (2.25%) ODBC
5 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.25%) Web Services
6 1 (1.12%) COM
6 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.87%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.74%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.49%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.37%) Replication
7 2 (2.25%) Social Network
8 1 (1.12%) Clustering
8 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.12%) Statistics
8 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.69%) Windows
2 34 (38.20%) Windows Server
3 30 (33.71%) Unix
4 23 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (20.22%) Solaris
6 16 (17.98%) CentOS
7 13 (14.61%) AIX
8 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.74%) zOS
10 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.37%) HPUX
11 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.25%) Debian
12 2 (2.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.12%) CoreOS
13 1 (1.12%) Kali Linux
13 1 (1.12%) OS/400
13 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) ITIL
2 19 (21.35%) Service Management
3 16 (17.98%) Incident Management
4 15 (16.85%) Change Management
5 14 (15.73%) Project Management
6 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.36%) Change Control
7 10 (11.24%) Server Monitoring
8 7 (7.87%) Capacity Management
8 7 (7.87%) CRM
8 7 (7.87%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.74%) Operations Management
9 6 (6.74%) Quality Management
9 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.74%) Web Development
10 4 (4.49%) Functional Testing
10 4 (4.49%) Load Testing
10 4 (4.49%) MVC
10 4 (4.49%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.20%) SQL
2 19 (21.35%) Perl
3 16 (17.98%) Java
4 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
5 12 (13.48%) PHP
5 12 (13.48%) Ruby
6 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
7 10 (11.24%) Python
8 9 (10.11%) VB
9 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.49%) Korn
10 4 (4.49%) PHP 5
11 3 (3.37%) Bourne shell
11 3 (3.37%) C
11 3 (3.37%) C++
11 3 (3.37%) VBScript
12 2 (2.25%) Jython
12 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) CISA
3 1 (1.12%) CISM
3 1 (1.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
1 9 (10.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.36%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.24%) VirtualBox
3 10 (11.24%) Xen
4 7 (7.87%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.87%) vSphere
5 4 (4.49%) LXC
5 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (3.37%) Gluster
6 3 (3.37%) NFS
7 2 (2.25%) iptables
8 1 (1.12%) Docker
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) Nagios
2 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (14.61%) Ansible
3 13 (14.61%) Puppet
3 13 (14.61%) ZABBIX
4 11 (12.36%) SCOM
5 10 (11.24%) OpenNMS
5 10 (11.24%) Zenoss
6 9 (10.11%) Tivoli
7 7 (7.87%) SCCM
8 5 (5.62%) HP SiteScope
9 4 (4.49%) MOM
9 4 (4.49%) Unicenter
10 3 (3.37%) Graphite
10 3 (3.37%) Graylog
10 3 (3.37%) HAProxy
10 3 (3.37%) Icinga
10 3 (3.37%) logstash
10 3 (3.37%) Salt
11 1 (1.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.72%) Red Hat
3 21 (23.60%) VMware
4 15 (16.85%) HP
5 10 (11.24%) Rackspace
5 10 (11.24%) SaltStack
6 9 (10.11%) Cisco
6 9 (10.11%) Google
7 8 (8.99%) CA
7 8 (8.99%) Citrix
7 8 (8.99%) IBM
7 8 (8.99%) Oracle
8 7 (7.87%) Juniper
8 7 (7.87%) Veeam
9 3 (3.37%) EMC
9 3 (3.37%) Pega
10 2 (2.25%) Sun
11 1 (1.12%) Opsware
11 1 (1.12%) Teradata
11 1 (1.12%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Emergent Network Intelligence Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary based upon experience
Posted: 8 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: Competitive - See advert for more details
Posted: 13 days ago
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Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago