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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
England / North East
Rank 23 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 52 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.85% 5.12% 7.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.05% 26.55% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 43
Median salary £36,000 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £38,250 £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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
179 113 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 27.04% 19.28% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 146 97 133
Median salary £28,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +21 46 £40,000 +8.10% 12
Durham -6 3 £30,000 -9.09% 4
Northumberland - 3 £27,500 -
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Linux.

1 52 (41.27%) Unix
2 43 (34.13%) Java
3 36 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 35 (27.78%) PHP
5 33 (26.19%) Red Hat
6 29 (23.02%) ITIL
7 28 (22.22%) HTML
7 28 (22.22%) OO
7 28 (22.22%) DevOps
8 27 (21.43%) SQL
8 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 27 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 25 (19.84%) CSS
10 24 (19.05%) MySQL
10 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (18.25%) AIX
11 23 (18.25%) Solaris
11 23 (18.25%) Puppet
12 22 (17.46%) C++
13 21 (16.67%) Windows
13 21 (16.67%) Python
13 21 (16.67%) Subversion
13 21 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (14.29%) C#
16 17 (13.49%) Android
16 17 (13.49%) Apple iOS
17 16 (12.70%) Ansible

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 10 (7.94%) Apache
2 5 (3.97%) nginx
3 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.38%) Documentum
4 3 (2.38%) IIS
4 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.59%) JBoss
5 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.79%) Captiva
6 1 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) Mule
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.79%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.59%) IaaS
3 2 (1.59%) PaaS
3 2 (1.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.79%) Linode
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) Ethernet
2 13 (10.32%) Bluetooth
2 13 (10.32%) RS-232
2 13 (10.32%) RS-485
3 5 (3.97%) DNS
4 4 (3.17%) DHCP
5 3 (2.38%) Firewall
5 3 (2.38%) HTTP
5 3 (2.38%) LDAP
5 3 (2.38%) SSH
6 2 (1.59%) BGP
6 2 (1.59%) IPsec
6 2 (1.59%) LAN
6 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.79%) GPRS
7 1 (0.79%) ICMP
7 1 (0.79%) IPv4
7 1 (0.79%) OSPF
7 1 (0.79%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.79%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) MySQL
2 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.17%) Redis
7 3 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.59%) TokuMX
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.79%) DataStage
9 1 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.67%) Subversion
3 11 (8.73%) gulp
4 10 (7.94%) Aptana Studio
4 10 (7.94%) Firebug
4 10 (7.94%) Grunt
4 10 (7.94%) PhpStorm
5 8 (6.35%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.97%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.59%) Gatling
7 2 (1.59%) Gradle
7 2 (1.59%) JIRA
7 2 (1.59%) JMeter
7 2 (1.59%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.59%) Selenium
7 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.79%) GCC
8 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (6.35%) Advertising
2 7 (5.56%) Games
3 5 (3.97%) Marketing
4 3 (2.38%) Law
5 2 (1.59%) Automotive
5 2 (1.59%) Finance
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (30.16%) Developer
2 20 (15.87%) PHP Developer
3 17 (13.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (13.49%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.11%) Administrator
4 14 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) C Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded C Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.52%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.22%) HTML
2 25 (19.84%) CSS
3 16 (12.70%) Qt
3 16 (12.70%) XML
4 14 (11.11%) .NET
5 13 (10.32%) JSON
6 10 (7.94%) jQuery
7 8 (6.35%) HTML5
7 8 (6.35%) Web Services
8 6 (4.76%) LAMP
8 6 (4.76%) Node.js
8 6 (4.76%) REST
9 5 (3.97%) Laravel
10 4 (3.17%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.17%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (3.17%) React
11 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.59%) SOAP
12 2 (1.59%) Spring
12 2 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.38%) Physics
4 3 (2.38%) Telematics
5 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.59%) Tandem
5 2 (1.59%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.27%) Unix
2 23 (18.25%) AIX
2 23 (18.25%) Solaris
3 21 (16.67%) Windows
4 17 (13.49%) Android
4 17 (13.49%) Apple iOS
5 12 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.14%) CentOS
7 7 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.02%) ITIL
2 28 (22.22%) DevOps
2 28 (22.22%) OO
3 27 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.90%) Data Protection
5 15 (11.90%) OOP
6 13 (10.32%) Embedded Software Development
6 13 (10.32%) UML
6 13 (10.32%) Web Development
7 12 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.35%) Scrum
10 7 (5.56%) Open Source
11 6 (4.76%) MVC
12 4 (3.17%) Analytics
12 4 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.17%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.17%) Release Management
12 4 (3.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.13%) Java
2 35 (27.78%) PHP
3 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.43%) SQL
4 22 (17.46%) C++
5 21 (16.67%) Python
6 18 (14.29%) C#
7 14 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 14 (11.11%) C
8 13 (10.32%) Embedded C
8 13 (10.32%) Embedded C++
8 13 (10.32%) Objective-C
9 9 (7.14%) Ruby
10 7 (5.56%) Perl
11 6 (4.76%) Groovy
11 6 (4.76%) Scala
12 4 (3.17%) Clojure
12 4 (3.17%) Jython
12 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (11.90%) Degree
3 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CCNA
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.79%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) SLA
2 4 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.32%) Firmware
2 12 (9.52%) Docker
3 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) LXC
4 3 (2.38%) NFS
4 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.59%) Gluster
5 2 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.79%) etcd
6 1 (0.79%) flannel
6 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) iptables
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (18.25%) Puppet
2 21 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (12.70%) Ansible
4 5 (3.97%) Salt
5 4 (3.17%) Nagios
6 3 (2.38%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.59%) Graphite
7 2 (1.59%) Graylog
7 2 (1.59%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.59%) Icinga
7 2 (1.59%) logstash
7 2 (1.59%) rkt
7 2 (1.59%) Terraform
7 2 (1.59%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.79%) Cacti
8 1 (0.79%) cPanel
8 1 (0.79%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.79%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) Red Hat
2 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.97%) HP
3 5 (3.97%) IBM
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle
4 4 (3.17%) VMware
5 3 (2.38%) EMC
5 3 (2.38%) Pega
6 2 (1.59%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.59%) Google
6 2 (1.59%) Zend
7 1 (0.79%) Axway
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix
7 1 (0.79%) Informatica
7 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.79%) Siebel
7 1 (0.79%) WSO2
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
HQ in Leeds or Hub Offices in Exeter, London,...
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Bespoke HR
Salary: Very competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
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RCDTS
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
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North East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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