The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 32 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 52 59 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.11% 7.57% 14.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.12% 32.60% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 103
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
157 181 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.48% 23.23% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 141 152 200
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Linux
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Linux Salary Trend in the North East

Linux
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the North East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in the North East

Linux
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 36 £30,000 - 17
Durham -4 13 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Northumberland - 1 £40,000 -
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Linux.

1 26 (31.71%) MySQL
1 26 (31.71%) Unix
2 23 (28.05%) Windows
3 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.95%) PHP
5 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.51%) Python
7 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
7 15 (18.29%) SQL
7 15 (18.29%) HTML
7 15 (18.29%) CSS
7 15 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
8 14 (17.07%) C
8 14 (17.07%) Apache
8 14 (17.07%) VMware
8 14 (17.07%) Ruby
9 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (14.63%) Degree
10 12 (14.63%) ITIL
11 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
11 11 (13.41%) C++
11 11 (13.41%) LAMP
11 11 (13.41%) QA
11 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
12 9 (10.98%) CentOS
12 9 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (10.98%) jQuery
12 9 (10.98%) Subversion
12 9 (10.98%) .NET

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 14 (17.07%) Apache
2 6 (7.32%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.10%) IIS
3 5 (6.10%) Node.js
3 5 (6.10%) WordPress
4 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.44%) CMS
5 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.22%) JBoss
6 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.98%) SaaS
3 6 (7.32%) GitHub
4 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.66%) Force.com
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (2.44%) IaaS
5 2 (2.44%) Linode
5 2 (2.44%) PaaS
6 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) Firewall
2 7 (8.54%) DNS
2 7 (8.54%) SAN
3 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.88%) LDAP
4 4 (4.88%) NAS
5 3 (3.66%) SNMP
5 3 (3.66%) VPN
6 2 (2.44%) Bluetooth
6 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.44%) Internet
6 2 (2.44%) RS-232
6 2 (2.44%) RS-485
7 1 (1.22%) DHCP
7 1 (1.22%) HTTP
7 1 (1.22%) IPsec
7 1 (1.22%) LAN
7 1 (1.22%) SSH
7 1 (1.22%) WAN
7 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) MySQL
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.66%) DataStage
5 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.66%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) SSDT
7 1 (1.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.22%) Redis
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.98%) Subversion
3 6 (7.32%) Selenium
4 5 (6.10%) GitLab
4 5 (6.10%) LabVIEW
4 5 (6.10%) Vagrant
4 5 (6.10%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.54%) Electronics
2 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) German Language
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Developer
2 12 (14.63%) PHP Developer
3 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Automation Tester
4 6 (7.32%) Tester
5 5 (6.10%) C Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Design Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Operations Manager
5 5 (6.10%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (6.10%) QA Tester
5 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) CSS
1 15 (18.29%) HTML
2 11 (13.41%) LAMP
3 9 (10.98%) .NET
3 9 (10.98%) jQuery
4 7 (8.54%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.54%) Qt
4 7 (8.54%) Web Services
5 6 (7.32%) HTML5
5 6 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.88%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.66%) JSON
7 3 (3.66%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (3.66%) XML
8 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.44%) Middleware
8 2 (2.44%) ODBC
8 2 (2.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
1 7 (8.54%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) NHS
4 3 (3.66%) Replication
5 2 (2.44%) Social Network
6 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Unix
2 23 (28.05%) Windows
3 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.98%) CentOS
4 9 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Solaris
5 3 (3.66%) zOS
6 2 (2.44%) AIX
6 2 (2.44%) Debian
6 2 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.22%) OS/400
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.63%) ITIL
3 8 (9.76%) MVC
4 7 (8.54%) Migration
5 6 (7.32%) Project Management
5 6 (7.32%) SDLC
5 6 (7.32%) V-Model
5 6 (7.32%) Web Development
6 5 (6.10%) API Testing
6 5 (6.10%) DevOps
6 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.10%) ETL
6 5 (6.10%) Functional Testing
6 5 (6.10%) Load Testing
6 5 (6.10%) OO
6 5 (6.10%) OOP
6 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.10%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.10%) UML
7 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) PHP
2 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.51%) Python
4 15 (18.29%) SQL
5 14 (17.07%) C
5 14 (17.07%) Ruby
6 11 (13.41%) C++
7 9 (10.98%) Shell Script
8 8 (9.76%) Java
9 7 (8.54%) Perl
10 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.66%) C#
11 3 (3.66%) Jython
11 3 (3.66%) VB
12 2 (2.44%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.44%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.44%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) QA
2 7 (8.54%) ISO 9000
3 6 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.76%) Firmware
3 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.10%) VirtualBox
4 5 (6.10%) Xen
5 3 (3.66%) iptables
6 2 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.44%) LXC
7 1 (1.22%) Docker
7 1 (1.22%) Gluster
7 1 (1.22%) NFS
7 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.22%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Puppet
2 7 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.32%) Ansible
3 6 (7.32%) ZABBIX
4 5 (6.10%) Nagios
4 5 (6.10%) OpenNMS
4 5 (6.10%) Zenoss
5 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.22%) Graphite
6 1 (1.22%) Graylog
6 1 (1.22%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.22%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.22%) Icinga
6 1 (1.22%) logstash
6 1 (1.22%) MOM
6 1 (1.22%) Salt
6 1 (1.22%) SCOM
6 1 (1.22%) StatsD
6 1 (1.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) VMware
3 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.54%) Oracle
5 6 (7.32%) HP
5 6 (7.32%) IBM
6 5 (6.10%) EMC
6 5 (6.10%) Rackspace
6 5 (6.10%) SaltStack
7 4 (4.88%) Twitter
7 4 (4.88%) Zend
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco
8 3 (3.66%) Google
9 2 (2.44%) CA
9 2 (2.44%) Sun
10 1 (1.22%) Citrix
10 1 (1.22%) Opsware
10 1 (1.22%) Tableau
10 1 (1.22%) Teradata
10 1 (1.22%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 7 hours ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
NECS
Salary: £31,383 - 41,373 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Durham
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 11 days ago
North East England
Amoria Bond
Salary: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £26,500 + good benefits
Posted: 25 days ago