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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 36 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 52 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.24% 9.74% 12.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 40.63% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 75
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
North East

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
132 128 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.95% 23.97% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 116 110 166
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -10.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 32 £30,000 - 12
Gateshead -3 1 £26,000 -
Linux
North East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) MySQL
3 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 19 (28.79%) SQL
5 17 (25.76%) ITIL
5 17 (25.76%) Unix
5 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
6 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 16 (24.24%) VMware
6 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (22.73%) CentOS
7 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (19.70%) Ruby
9 12 (18.18%) Python
9 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (16.67%) Ansible
10 11 (16.67%) Public Cloud
10 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 11 (16.67%) Puppet
10 11 (16.67%) OpenStack
10 11 (16.67%) ZABBIX
10 11 (16.67%) SLA
10 11 (16.67%) Nagios
11 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (15.15%) Project Management
11 10 (15.15%) Service Management
11 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
11 10 (15.15%) JavaScript

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 11 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.03%) nginx
4 2 (3.03%) Node.js
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.03%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.12%) DigitalOcean
2 8 (12.12%) Linode
2 8 (12.12%) SaaS
3 5 (7.58%) GitHub
4 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.55%) Force.com
6 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.52%) IaaS
7 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) SAN
1 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) Firewall
3 4 (6.06%) DNS
3 4 (6.06%) LDAP
4 3 (4.55%) NAS
4 3 (4.55%) SNMP
4 3 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) BGP
5 1 (1.52%) DHCP
5 1 (1.52%) DSL
5 1 (1.52%) Internet
5 1 (1.52%) Intranet
5 1 (1.52%) IPsec
5 1 (1.52%) LAN
5 1 (1.52%) Skype
5 1 (1.52%) SSH
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) MySQL
2 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) DataStage
6 2 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.03%) SSDT
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.52%) Redis
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Vagrant
2 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.58%) Selenium
3 5 (7.58%) Subversion
3 5 (7.58%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.06%) GitLab
General
1 4 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) German Language
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 9 (13.64%) Systems Manager
4 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Automation Tester
5 5 (7.58%) C Developer
5 5 (7.58%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (7.58%) QA Tester
5 5 (7.58%) Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior C Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) CSS
1 9 (13.64%) HTML
2 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (6.06%) HTML5
4 3 (4.55%) jQuery
4 3 (4.55%) LAMP
4 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (4.55%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (3.03%) Middleware
5 2 (3.03%) ODBC
6 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.52%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.52%) CSS3
6 1 (1.52%) RESTful
6 1 (1.52%) Sass
6 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Replication
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Social Network
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.76%) Unix
4 15 (22.73%) CentOS
4 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Solaris
6 4 (6.06%) AIX
6 4 (6.06%) zOS
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.03%) Debian
8 2 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.52%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.52%) OS/400
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 10 (15.15%) Project Management
4 10 (15.15%) Service Management
5 8 (12.12%) Capacity Management
6 7 (10.61%) Change Management
7 6 (9.09%) Operations Management
7 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.58%) API Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Change Control
8 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.58%) Functional Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Load Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) SDLC
8 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.58%) V-Model
9 4 (6.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) Ruby
3 12 (18.18%) Python
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.15%) PHP
5 9 (13.64%) Java
5 9 (13.64%) Perl
6 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.09%) C
8 5 (7.58%) VB
9 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.03%) C++
10 2 (3.03%) Jython
10 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.52%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) Korn
11 1 (1.52%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.52%) R
11 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) SLA
2 10 (15.15%) QA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.15%) VirtualBox
2 10 (15.15%) Xen
3 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.55%) iptables
5 2 (3.03%) LXC
5 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.52%) Docker
6 1 (1.52%) Gluster
6 1 (1.52%) NFS
6 1 (1.52%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (16.67%) Ansible
2 11 (16.67%) Nagios
2 11 (16.67%) Puppet
2 11 (16.67%) ZABBIX
3 10 (15.15%) OpenNMS
3 10 (15.15%) Zenoss
4 4 (6.06%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.03%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (3.03%) MOM
5 2 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (3.03%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.52%) Graphite
6 1 (1.52%) Graylog
6 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.52%) Icinga
6 1 (1.52%) logstash
6 1 (1.52%) Salt
6 1 (1.52%) SCCM
6 1 (1.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) VMware
3 10 (15.15%) Rackspace
3 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 10 (15.15%) SaltStack
4 9 (13.64%) Google
5 8 (12.12%) HP
6 6 (9.09%) IBM
6 6 (9.09%) Oracle
7 4 (6.06%) CA
7 4 (6.06%) Cisco
8 2 (3.03%) Citrix
8 2 (3.03%) Sun
9 1 (1.52%) Juniper
9 1 (1.52%) Opsware
9 1 (1.52%) Tableau
9 1 (1.52%) Teradata
9 1 (1.52%) Twitter
9 1 (1.52%) Veeam
9 1 (1.52%) Veritas
Tyne And Wear
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £34, 000
Posted: 6 days ago
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2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Up to £38,000
Posted: 7 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
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Newton Blue
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
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