The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 21 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 43 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.79% 7.21% 5.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.45% 34.41% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 28
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 93 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.86% 20.95% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 130 76 105
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Linux Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Linux
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 42 £35,000 -5.40% 23
Sunderland -3 1 - -
Linux
North East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Linux.

1 35 (33.98%) PHP
2 34 (33.01%) Unix
3 32 (31.07%) SQL
4 27 (26.21%) Java
5 26 (25.24%) HTML
5 26 (25.24%) ITIL
5 26 (25.24%) DevOps
6 25 (24.27%) Red Hat
6 25 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (23.30%) CSS
7 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
8 22 (21.36%) Windows
9 21 (20.39%) AIX
9 21 (20.39%) Solaris
9 21 (20.39%) MySQL
9 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (17.48%) Python
10 18 (17.48%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
11 17 (16.50%) Puppet
12 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (15.53%) Git (software)
12 16 (15.53%) XML
13 15 (14.56%) OOP
14 14 (13.59%) OO
14 14 (13.59%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (12.62%) Windows Server
15 13 (12.62%) .NET
15 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
15 13 (12.62%) Active Directory

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (9.71%) Apache
2 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.85%) nginx
3 3 (2.91%) JBoss
3 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.94%) Documentum
4 2 (1.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.97%) Mule
5 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.83%) Office 365
4 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.85%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.88%) PaaS
5 4 (3.88%) Route 53
5 4 (3.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.94%) IaaS
7 2 (1.94%) SaaS
8 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) DNS
2 9 (8.74%) Firewall
3 7 (6.80%) DHCP
4 5 (4.85%) DMZ
4 5 (4.85%) SAN
4 5 (4.85%) SMTP
4 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.85%) VLAN
5 2 (1.94%) HTTP
5 2 (1.94%) LDAP
5 2 (1.94%) SSH
5 2 (1.94%) VPN
6 1 (0.97%) BGP
6 1 (0.97%) IPsec
6 1 (0.97%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) MySQL
2 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.94%) Redis
9 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.97%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) gulp
3 10 (9.71%) Aptana Studio
3 10 (9.71%) Firebug
3 10 (9.71%) Grunt
3 10 (9.71%) PhpStorm
4 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.88%) Subversion
6 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.94%) Gatling
6 2 (1.94%) Gradle
6 2 (1.94%) JMeter
6 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.94%) Selenium
6 2 (1.94%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.97%) GCC
7 1 (0.97%) git-flow
7 1 (0.97%) GitLab
7 1 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (4.85%) Advertising
2 4 (3.88%) Law
3 3 (2.91%) Automotive
3 3 (2.91%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (33.98%) Developer
2 19 (18.45%) PHP Developer
3 14 (13.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Administrator
5 11 (10.68%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (9.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.71%) Support Specialist
6 10 (9.71%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.71%) Unix Specialist
6 10 (9.71%) Unix Support
6 10 (9.71%) Unix Support Specialist
7 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) HTML
2 24 (23.30%) CSS
3 16 (15.53%) XML
4 13 (12.62%) .NET
4 13 (12.62%) JSON
5 11 (10.68%) Web Services
6 9 (8.74%) HTML5
7 8 (7.77%) jQuery
8 7 (6.80%) LAMP
8 7 (6.80%) Node.js
8 7 (6.80%) REST
9 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.85%) Laravel
9 5 (4.85%) React
10 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.88%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (3.88%) WAP
11 3 (2.91%) Django
11 3 (2.91%) SQLAlchemy
11 3 (2.91%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.80%) Clustering
3 7 (6.80%) Replication
4 6 (5.83%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.94%) Tandem
8 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.01%) Unix
2 22 (21.36%) Windows
3 21 (20.39%) AIX
3 21 (20.39%) Solaris
4 13 (12.62%) Windows Server
5 10 (9.71%) CentOS
5 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.83%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.88%) Android
9 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) DevOps
1 26 (25.24%) ITIL
2 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.56%) OOP
4 14 (13.59%) OO
5 13 (12.62%) Data Protection
6 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.65%) Web Development
7 10 (9.71%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.77%) Scrum
10 7 (6.80%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 7 (6.80%) MVC
10 7 (6.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (6.80%) Presales
11 6 (5.83%) Open Source
12 5 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.85%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 5 (4.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.98%) PHP
2 32 (31.07%) SQL
3 27 (26.21%) Java
4 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
5 18 (17.48%) Python
6 9 (8.74%) Ruby
7 8 (7.77%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.83%) C++
8 6 (5.83%) Groovy
8 6 (5.83%) Scala
9 4 (3.88%) Clojure
9 4 (3.88%) Perl
10 3 (2.91%) Jython
10 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.97%) C
12 1 (0.97%) C#
12 1 (0.97%) Go
12 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (17.48%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (12.62%) Degree
3 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.97%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) SLA
2 5 (4.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) Docker
3 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.80%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.94%) LXC
6 2 (1.94%) NFS
7 1 (0.97%) etcd
7 1 (0.97%) flannel
7 1 (0.97%) Gluster
7 1 (0.97%) iptables
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) Puppet
2 14 (13.59%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (10.68%) Ansible
4 5 (4.85%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.88%) Salt
6 3 (2.91%) Terraform
7 2 (1.94%) rkt
8 1 (0.97%) Cacti
8 1 (0.97%) Graphite
8 1 (0.97%) Graylog
8 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.97%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.97%) Icinga
8 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.97%) logstash
8 1 (0.97%) Nagios
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.97%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Red Hat
2 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.71%) Citrix
4 9 (8.74%) VMware
5 5 (4.85%) arcserve
5 5 (4.85%) Cisco
5 5 (4.85%) Sophos
5 5 (4.85%) Symantec
6 4 (3.88%) HP
7 3 (2.91%) IBM
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle
7 3 (2.91%) Zend
8 2 (1.94%) EMC
8 2 (1.94%) Informatica
8 2 (1.94%) Pega
8 2 (1.94%) Siebel
9 1 (0.97%) Axway
9 1 (0.97%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.97%) Google
9 1 (0.97%) WSO2
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38300.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bespoke HR
Salary: Highly competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 19 days ago