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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 55 40 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.04% 10.20% 11.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.18% 40.82% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 42
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,940 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
152 98 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.74% 25.00% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 131 87 119
Median salary £40,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 43 (49.43%) Windows
2 33 (37.93%) ITIL
3 31 (35.63%) Windows Server
4 29 (33.33%) Unix
4 29 (33.33%) SQL
4 29 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 23 (26.44%) TCP/IP
6 21 (24.14%) Perl
6 21 (24.14%) MySQL
6 21 (24.14%) Solaris
6 21 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (20.69%) Java
8 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
8 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
9 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
10 15 (17.24%) AIX
11 14 (16.09%) HP
11 14 (16.09%) Service Management
11 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (16.09%) VMware
12 13 (14.94%) Change Management
13 12 (13.79%) CSS
13 12 (13.79%) HTML
13 12 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (12.64%) Puppet
14 11 (12.64%) Change Control
14 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.64%) Nagios
14 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (12.64%) Active Directory

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 (9.20%) OpenStack
2 7 (8.05%) IIS
2 7 (8.05%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.90%) Apache
3 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.75%) Documentum
5 4 (4.60%) Confluence
5 4 (4.60%) nginx
6 3 (3.45%) Captiva
7 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) Office 365
3 4 (4.60%) DigitalOcean
3 4 (4.60%) Linode
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.45%) Force.com
4 3 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.15%) GitHub
5 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.44%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.05%) Firewall
3 6 (6.90%) DNS
3 6 (6.90%) Skype
4 5 (5.75%) LDAP
4 5 (5.75%) SAN
5 4 (4.60%) DHCP
5 4 (4.60%) LAN
6 3 (3.45%) BGP
6 3 (3.45%) IPsec
6 3 (3.45%) SSH
7 2 (2.30%) NAS
7 2 (2.30%) VPN
8 1 (1.15%) GPRS
8 1 (1.15%) IPv4
8 1 (1.15%) SNMP
8 1 (1.15%) WAN
8 1 (1.15%) WCDMA
8 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.14%) MySQL
2 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.45%) Redis
5 3 (3.45%) TokuMX
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.15%) DataStage
6 1 (1.15%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.15%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.90%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.60%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.15%) GitLab
4 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 4 (4.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Games
2 2 (2.30%) German Language
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 13 (14.94%) Linux Support
3 9 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (10.34%) Unix Support
4 8 (9.20%) Administrator
4 8 (9.20%) Linux Specialist
4 8 (9.20%) Support Specialist
4 8 (9.20%) Unix Specialist
4 8 (9.20%) Unix Support Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) Consultant
5 7 (8.05%) Developer
6 6 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Operations Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) CSS
1 12 (13.79%) HTML
2 6 (6.90%) HTML5
3 5 (5.75%) CSS3
4 4 (4.60%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (3.45%) .NET
5 3 (3.45%) LAMP
5 3 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.45%) Regular Expression
6 2 (2.30%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 2 (2.30%) jQuery
6 2 (2.30%) Node.js
7 1 (1.15%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.15%) COM
7 1 (1.15%) Django
7 1 (1.15%) Middleware
7 1 (1.15%) ODBC
7 1 (1.15%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.15%) Spring
7 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Driving Licence
2 6 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.75%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.60%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.45%) Replication
6 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.30%) Statistics
6 2 (2.30%) Telematics
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Social Network
7 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (49.43%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) Windows Server
3 29 (33.33%) Unix
4 21 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (24.14%) Solaris
5 15 (17.24%) AIX
6 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (11.49%) CentOS
8 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (5.75%) zOS
10 3 (3.45%) HPUX
10 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.30%) Debian
12 1 (1.15%) CoreOS
12 1 (1.15%) Kali Linux
12 1 (1.15%) OS/400
12 1 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Service Management
3 13 (14.94%) Change Management
4 11 (12.64%) Change Control
5 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.49%) Incident Management
5 10 (11.49%) Project Management
5 10 (11.49%) Server Monitoring
6 8 (9.20%) DevOps
6 8 (9.20%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.05%) CRM
7 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.90%) Case Management
8 6 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 6 (6.90%) Quality Management
8 6 (6.90%) Web Development
9 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.75%) Content Management
9 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) SQL
2 21 (24.14%) Perl
3 18 (20.69%) Java
4 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.49%) PHP
7 9 (10.34%) VB
8 8 (9.20%) Python
9 7 (8.05%) Ruby
10 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.60%) Korn
11 4 (4.60%) PHP 5
12 3 (3.45%) Bourne shell
12 3 (3.45%) C++
12 3 (3.45%) Jython
12 3 (3.45%) VBScript
13 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.30%) C
14 1 (1.15%) Groovy
14 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) CCNA
5 1 (1.15%) CISA
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.05%) VMware ESX
3 7 (8.05%) vSphere
4 4 (4.60%) LXC
4 4 (4.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (4.60%) VirtualBox
4 4 (4.60%) Xen
5 3 (3.45%) Gluster
5 3 (3.45%) NFS
6 2 (2.30%) Docker
6 2 (2.30%) iptables
6 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (12.64%) Nagios
2 11 (12.64%) Puppet
2 11 (12.64%) SCOM
3 10 (11.49%) Ansible
4 9 (10.34%) Tivoli
5 7 (8.05%) SCCM
5 7 (8.05%) ZABBIX
6 5 (5.75%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (4.60%) MOM
7 4 (4.60%) OpenNMS
7 4 (4.60%) Salt
7 4 (4.60%) Unicenter
7 4 (4.60%) Zenoss
8 3 (3.45%) Graphite
8 3 (3.45%) Graylog
8 3 (3.45%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.45%) Icinga
8 3 (3.45%) logstash
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.09%) HP
3 14 (16.09%) VMware
4 9 (10.34%) Cisco
5 8 (9.20%) CA
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle
6 7 (8.05%) Citrix
6 7 (8.05%) Juniper
6 7 (8.05%) Veeam
7 6 (6.90%) IBM
8 5 (5.75%) EMC
8 5 (5.75%) Google
8 5 (5.75%) Pega
9 4 (4.60%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.60%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.15%) Opsware
10 1 (1.15%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.15%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
NewCastle, UK
InfinityQuest
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Accenture
Salary: £26,100 to £49,850 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Accenture
Salary: £26,100 to £42,700 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago