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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 16 44 22
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 45 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.56% 3.55% 10.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.47% 17.81% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 35
Median salary £38,988 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
143 73 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.57% 19.95% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 117 61 96
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,950 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 24 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 37 (38.54%) Unix
2 32 (33.33%) PHP
3 31 (32.29%) Red Hat
4 29 (30.21%) ITIL
5 27 (28.13%) Java
6 25 (26.04%) HTML
7 24 (25.00%) SQL
7 24 (25.00%) DevOps
8 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
8 23 (23.96%) CSS
8 23 (23.96%) AIX
8 23 (23.96%) Solaris
9 20 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (20.83%) Puppet
10 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (19.79%) MySQL
10 19 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (18.75%) Python
12 17 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (15.63%) Data Protection
13 15 (15.63%) Git (software)
13 15 (15.63%) Windows
14 14 (14.58%) OOP
14 14 (14.58%) XML
14 14 (14.58%) Ansible
15 12 (12.50%) OO
15 12 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (12.50%) Web Development
15 12 (12.50%) JSON
16 11 (11.46%) .NET

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 8 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (4.17%) nginx
2 4 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.13%) Documentum
3 3 (3.13%) IIS
3 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.08%) JBoss
4 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.04%) Captiva
5 1 (1.04%) Confluence
5 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.04%) Mule
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.08%) IaaS
3 2 (2.08%) PaaS
3 2 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.04%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.04%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.04%) Linode
4 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) DHCP
1 5 (5.21%) DNS
2 4 (4.17%) Firewall
3 3 (3.13%) LDAP
3 3 (3.13%) SSH
3 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.08%) BGP
4 2 (2.08%) HTTP
4 2 (2.08%) IPsec
4 2 (2.08%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) DMZ
5 1 (1.04%) GPRS
5 1 (1.04%) ICMP
5 1 (1.04%) IPv4
5 1 (1.04%) OSPF
5 1 (1.04%) SAN
5 1 (1.04%) SMTP
5 1 (1.04%) WCDMA
5 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) MySQL
2 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.13%) Redis
7 2 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.08%) TokuMX
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.04%) DataStage
8 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
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 8 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.13%) Subversion
7 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.08%) Gatling
7 2 (2.08%) Gradle
7 2 (2.08%) JIRA
7 2 (2.08%) JMeter
7 2 (2.08%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.08%) Selenium
8 1 (1.04%) GCC
8 1 (1.04%) git-flow
8 1 (1.04%) GitLab
General
1 5 (5.21%) Advertising
1 5 (5.21%) Games
2 3 (3.13%) Law
2 3 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Automotive
3 2 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) PHP Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Administrator
4 13 (13.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (12.50%) Support Specialist
5 12 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
5 12 (12.50%) Unix Support
5 12 (12.50%) Unix Support Specialist
6 11 (11.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.29%) Linux Support
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Linux Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Leader
11 3 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) HTML
2 23 (23.96%) CSS
3 14 (14.58%) XML
4 12 (12.50%) JSON
5 11 (11.46%) .NET
6 7 (7.29%) jQuery
7 6 (6.25%) HTML5
8 5 (5.21%) LAMP
8 5 (5.21%) Node.js
8 5 (5.21%) REST
8 5 (5.21%) Web Services
9 4 (4.17%) Laravel
9 4 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.13%) React
11 2 (2.08%) Django
11 2 (2.08%) SOAP
11 2 (2.08%) Spring
11 2 (2.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.13%) Telematics
4 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.08%) Physics
4 2 (2.08%) Tandem
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) Statistics
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.54%) Unix
2 23 (23.96%) AIX
2 23 (23.96%) Solaris
3 15 (15.63%) Windows
4 12 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.29%) CentOS
5 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.17%) Android
6 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) ITIL
2 24 (25.00%) DevOps
3 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.63%) Data Protection
5 14 (14.58%) OOP
6 12 (12.50%) OO
6 12 (12.50%) Web Development
7 10 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.33%) Scrum
10 6 (6.25%) Open Source
11 5 (5.21%) MVC
12 4 (4.17%) Analytics
12 4 (4.17%) Case Management
12 4 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.17%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.17%) SDLC
12 4 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.33%) PHP
2 27 (28.13%) Java
3 24 (25.00%) SQL
4 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.75%) Python
6 9 (9.38%) Ruby
7 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.25%) Groovy
8 6 (6.25%) Perl
8 6 (6.25%) Scala
9 4 (4.17%) C++
9 4 (4.17%) Clojure
9 4 (4.17%) Jython
9 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.04%) C
11 1 (1.04%) Go
11 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) Degree
4 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.04%) CCNA
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.04%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Docker
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) NFS
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) Gluster
3 2 (2.08%) LXC
4 1 (1.04%) etcd
4 1 (1.04%) flannel
4 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) iptables
4 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.04%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (20.83%) Puppet
2 19 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (14.58%) Ansible
4 5 (5.21%) Salt
5 3 (3.13%) Nagios
5 3 (3.13%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.08%) Graphite
6 2 (2.08%) Graylog
6 2 (2.08%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.08%) Icinga
6 2 (2.08%) logstash
6 2 (2.08%) rkt
6 2 (2.08%) Terraform
6 2 (2.08%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.04%) Cacti
7 1 (1.04%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.04%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.04%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 31 (32.29%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.21%) HP
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle
4 4 (4.17%) IBM
4 4 (4.17%) VMware
5 3 (3.13%) EMC
5 3 (3.13%) Pega
6 2 (2.08%) Citrix
6 2 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (2.08%) Zend
7 1 (1.04%) arcserve
7 1 (1.04%) Axway
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco
7 1 (1.04%) Informatica
7 1 (1.04%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.04%) Siebel
7 1 (1.04%) Sophos
7 1 (1.04%) Symantec
7 1 (1.04%) WSO2
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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HQ in Leeds or Hub Offices in Exeter, London,...
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Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
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RCDTS
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago