The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.36% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
793 646 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.66% 95.28% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 574 556 676
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Linux Support
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support across the North East region.

Linux Support Salary Trend in the North East

Linux Support
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 3 £45,000 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Linux Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (77.78%) SUSE
3 7 (77.78%) Tivoli
3 7 (77.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 7 (77.78%) Apache
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) KVM
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Nagios
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (22.22%) SaaS
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Zenoss

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Linux Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (77.78%) SUSE
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (22.22%) KVM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Tivoli
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) VMware