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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 45 18
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 58 15 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.03% 3.76% 10.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.73% 18.29% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £44,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
146 82 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.81% 20.55% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 100 69 139
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 45 (40.54%) Unix
2 44 (39.64%) ITIL
3 43 (38.74%) Red Hat
4 36 (32.43%) SQL
5 33 (29.73%) Solaris
6 30 (27.03%) AIX
7 29 (26.13%) Windows
8 27 (24.32%) PHP
8 27 (24.32%) Java
9 24 (21.62%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (21.62%) HTML
10 23 (20.72%) JavaScript
11 22 (19.82%) CSS
11 22 (19.82%) DevOps
12 19 (17.12%) MySQL
12 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (17.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (16.22%) Puppet
13 18 (16.22%) Windows Server
14 16 (14.41%) Python
15 14 (12.61%) XML
15 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
15 14 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
16 13 (11.71%) Ansible
16 13 (11.71%) Data Protection
16 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
16 13 (11.71%) OOP
17 12 (10.81%) Perl

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 9 (8.11%) Apache
2 7 (6.31%) IIS
3 6 (5.41%) Documentum
4 5 (4.50%) nginx
4 5 (4.50%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.60%) Confluence
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.70%) Captiva
6 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.80%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.80%) JBoss
8 1 (0.90%) Mule
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.80%) MS Office
1 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.41%) Office 365
4 2 (1.80%) IaaS
4 2 (1.80%) PaaS
4 2 (1.80%) SaaS
5 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.90%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.90%) GitHub
5 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.90%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.41%) Firewall
3 5 (4.50%) DHCP
3 5 (4.50%) DNS
4 4 (3.60%) LAN
4 4 (3.60%) LDAP
4 4 (3.60%) Skype
4 4 (3.60%) SSH
5 3 (2.70%) BGP
5 3 (2.70%) IPsec
6 1 (0.90%) GPRS
6 1 (0.90%) HTTP
6 1 (0.90%) ICMP
6 1 (0.90%) IPv4
6 1 (0.90%) OSPF
6 1 (0.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.90%) WCDMA
6 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.90%) WiMAX
6 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) MySQL
2 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.31%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.60%) Redis
5 3 (2.70%) TokuMX
6 2 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) DataStage
7 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.91%) gulp
3 10 (9.01%) Aptana Studio
3 10 (9.01%) Firebug
3 10 (9.01%) Grunt
3 10 (9.01%) PhpStorm
4 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.50%) JIRA
6 4 (3.60%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.70%) Subversion
8 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.80%) Gatling
8 2 (1.80%) JMeter
8 2 (1.80%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.80%) Selenium
9 1 (0.90%) GCC
9 1 (0.90%) GDB
9 1 (0.90%) git-flow
9 1 (0.90%) Gradle
9 1 (0.90%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (4.50%) Advertising
1 5 (4.50%) Games
2 3 (2.70%) Law
2 3 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (1.80%) Automotive
3 2 (1.80%) Finance
4 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (23.42%) Developer
2 17 (15.32%) PHP Developer
3 16 (14.41%) Support Specialist
3 16 (14.41%) Unix Specialist
3 16 (14.41%) Unix Support
3 16 (14.41%) Unix Support Specialist
4 15 (13.51%) Administrator
5 14 (12.61%) Linux Support
6 13 (11.71%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (10.81%) Support Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (9.01%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (8.11%) Linux Specialist
11 8 (7.21%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Consultant
13 5 (4.50%) Linux Support Engineer
13 5 (4.50%) Senior Consultant
13 5 (4.50%) Technical Leader
14 4 (3.60%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) HTML
2 22 (19.82%) CSS
3 14 (12.61%) XML
4 12 (10.81%) JSON
5 8 (7.21%) .NET
6 6 (5.41%) jQuery
7 5 (4.50%) LAMP
7 5 (4.50%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (4.50%) Node.js
8 4 (3.60%) HTML5
8 4 (3.60%) REST
9 3 (2.70%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.70%) Django
9 3 (2.70%) Laravel
9 3 (2.70%) React
9 3 (2.70%) Web Services
10 2 (1.80%) CherryPy
10 2 (1.80%) SOAP
10 2 (1.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Public Cloud
2 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.70%) Telematics
5 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.80%) Statistics
5 2 (1.80%) Tandem
6 1 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.90%) Physics
6 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.54%) Unix
2 33 (29.73%) Solaris
3 30 (27.03%) AIX
4 29 (26.13%) Windows
5 19 (17.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (16.22%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.41%) CentOS
7 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.80%) HPUX
9 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.90%) Android
10 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.90%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (39.64%) ITIL
2 22 (19.82%) DevOps
3 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.71%) Data Protection
4 13 (11.71%) OOP
5 11 (9.91%) OO
6 10 (9.01%) Change Management
7 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.11%) Service Management
7 9 (8.11%) Web Development
8 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.31%) Case Management
9 7 (6.31%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.41%) Change Control
10 6 (5.41%) Content Management
10 6 (5.41%) Open Source
10 6 (5.41%) Scrum
11 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.43%) SQL
2 27 (24.32%) Java
2 27 (24.32%) PHP
3 23 (20.72%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.41%) Python
5 12 (10.81%) Perl
6 9 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.41%) Ruby
8 5 (4.50%) Groovy
9 4 (3.60%) C++
9 4 (3.60%) Jython
9 4 (3.60%) VB
10 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.70%) Scala
11 2 (1.80%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.80%) C
11 2 (1.80%) Korn
11 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) Degree
5 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) CISA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CISM
7 1 (0.90%) CISSP
7 1 (0.90%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
2 5 (4.50%) vSphere
3 4 (3.60%) Docker
3 4 (3.60%) NFS
4 3 (2.70%) Gluster
4 3 (2.70%) LXC
5 2 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.90%) iptables
6 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.90%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (16.22%) Puppet
2 13 (11.71%) Ansible
3 8 (7.21%) SCOM
4 7 (6.31%) Nagios
5 6 (5.41%) Salt
6 5 (4.50%) SCCM
7 4 (3.60%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (3.60%) Tivoli
7 4 (3.60%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.70%) Graphite
8 3 (2.70%) Graylog
8 3 (2.70%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.70%) Icinga
8 3 (2.70%) logstash
9 2 (1.80%) MOM
9 2 (1.80%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.80%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.90%) Nmap
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (38.74%) Red Hat
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.11%) HP
4 8 (7.21%) Oracle
4 8 (7.21%) VMware
5 6 (5.41%) Citrix
5 6 (5.41%) EMC
5 6 (5.41%) Pega
6 5 (4.50%) Cisco
6 5 (4.50%) IBM
6 5 (4.50%) Juniper
6 5 (4.50%) Veeam
7 3 (2.70%) CA
8 1 (0.90%) Axway
8 1 (0.90%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.90%) Google
8 1 (0.90%) Informatica
8 1 (0.90%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.90%) Siebel
8 1 (0.90%) Zend
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