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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 21 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 38 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.43% 7.73% 5.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.92% 34.94% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 22
Median salary £34,575 £37,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.55% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £21,600 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%

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 83 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.51% 22.13% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 115 69 89
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £52,500 £60,250
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 28 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 35 (36.46%) PHP
2 31 (32.29%) SQL
2 31 (32.29%) Unix
3 25 (26.04%) HTML
3 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (26.04%) DevOps
4 24 (25.00%) ITIL
5 23 (23.96%) CSS
5 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
5 23 (23.96%) Red Hat
6 22 (22.92%) Java
6 22 (22.92%) Windows
7 20 (20.83%) AIX
7 20 (20.83%) MySQL
8 19 (19.79%) Solaris
9 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (17.71%) Puppet
10 17 (17.71%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 16 (16.67%) Python
12 15 (15.63%) XML
12 15 (15.63%) Git (software)
13 14 (14.58%) OOP
13 14 (14.58%) Windows Server
14 13 (13.54%) OO
14 13 (13.54%) JSON
15 12 (12.50%) .NET
15 12 (12.50%) DNS

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 10 (10.42%) Apache
2 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.21%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.21%) nginx
3 3 (3.13%) JBoss
3 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.04%) Documentum
5 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.04%) Mule
5 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.33%) Office 365
4 6 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 6 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (5.21%) PaaS
5 5 (5.21%) Route 53
5 5 (5.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.08%) IaaS
8 2 (2.08%) SaaS
9 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) DNS
2 10 (10.42%) Firewall
3 7 (7.29%) DHCP
4 6 (6.25%) SAN
5 5 (5.21%) DMZ
5 5 (5.21%) SMTP
5 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.21%) VLAN
6 3 (3.13%) VPN
7 2 (2.08%) HTTP
7 2 (2.08%) LDAP
7 2 (2.08%) SSH
8 1 (1.04%) BGP
8 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.04%) IPsec
8 1 (1.04%) IPv4
8 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.04%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) MySQL
2 10 (10.42%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.08%) Redis
10 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.04%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.46%) gulp
3 10 (10.42%) Aptana Studio
3 10 (10.42%) Firebug
3 10 (10.42%) Grunt
3 10 (10.42%) PhpStorm
4 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.13%) Subversion
6 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.08%) Gatling
6 2 (2.08%) Gradle
6 2 (2.08%) JMeter
6 2 (2.08%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) GCC
7 1 (1.04%) GDB
7 1 (1.04%) git-flow
7 1 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.17%) Advertising
1 4 (4.17%) Law
2 3 (3.13%) Automotive
2 3 (3.13%) Games
2 3 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.04%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Developer
2 18 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 14 (14.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Administrator
5 11 (11.46%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (10.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.38%) Support Specialist
7 9 (9.38%) Unix Specialist
7 9 (9.38%) Unix Support
7 9 (9.38%) Unix Support Specialist
8 7 (7.29%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Exchange Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) HTML
2 23 (23.96%) CSS
3 15 (15.63%) XML
4 13 (13.54%) JSON
5 12 (12.50%) .NET
6 9 (9.38%) Web Services
7 8 (8.33%) HTML5
8 7 (7.29%) jQuery
8 7 (7.29%) LAMP
8 7 (7.29%) REST
9 6 (6.25%) Node.js
10 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.21%) React
10 5 (5.21%) WAP
11 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.17%) Laravel
11 4 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
12 3 (3.13%) Django
12 3 (3.13%) SQLAlchemy
12 3 (3.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (7.29%) Clustering
2 7 (7.29%) Replication
3 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.21%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.08%) Tandem
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Unix
2 22 (22.92%) Windows
3 20 (20.83%) AIX
4 19 (19.79%) Solaris
5 14 (14.58%) Windows Server
6 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (11.46%) CentOS
7 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (8.33%) Ubuntu
9 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.17%) Android
10 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
12 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.04%) Debian
13 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) DevOps
2 24 (25.00%) ITIL
3 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.58%) OOP
5 13 (13.54%) OO
6 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.46%) Web Development
7 10 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.42%) Data Protection
8 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.33%) Presales
10 7 (7.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 7 (7.29%) Open Source
10 7 (7.29%) Scrum
11 6 (6.25%) MVC
11 6 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (5.21%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.21%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 5 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.46%) PHP
2 31 (32.29%) SQL
3 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
4 22 (22.92%) Java
5 16 (16.67%) Python
6 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.33%) Ruby
7 5 (5.21%) C++
7 5 (5.21%) Groovy
7 5 (5.21%) Scala
8 4 (4.17%) Clojure
8 4 (4.17%) Perl
9 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.04%) C
11 1 (1.04%) Go
11 1 (1.04%) Jython
11 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (9.38%) Degree
3 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.08%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.04%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.29%) Docker
4 5 (5.21%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (1.04%) etcd
6 1 (1.04%) flannel
6 1 (1.04%) Gluster
6 1 (1.04%) iptables
6 1 (1.04%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (17.71%) Puppet
2 12 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.46%) Ansible
4 5 (5.21%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.13%) Salt
5 3 (3.13%) Terraform
6 2 (2.08%) rkt
7 1 (1.04%) Cacti
7 1 (1.04%) cPanel
7 1 (1.04%) Graphite
7 1 (1.04%) Graylog
7 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.04%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.04%) Icinga
7 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.04%) Linux-HA
7 1 (1.04%) logstash
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (23.96%) Red Hat
2 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.46%) Citrix
4 9 (9.38%) VMware
5 5 (5.21%) arcserve
5 5 (5.21%) Cisco
5 5 (5.21%) Sophos
5 5 (5.21%) Symantec
6 4 (4.17%) HP
7 3 (3.13%) IBM
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle
7 3 (3.13%) Zend
8 2 (2.08%) Informatica
8 2 (2.08%) Siebel
9 1 (1.04%) Axway
9 1 (1.04%) EMC
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) Intel
9 1 (1.04%) Pega
9 1 (1.04%) WSO2
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester & Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £65,490
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38300.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bespoke HR
Salary: Highly competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 26 days ago