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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 27 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 52 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.87% 10.00% 10.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.55% 41.54% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 64
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,925 £23,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
155 130 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.45% 24.07% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 141 115 160
Median salary £36,300 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 0 46 £40,000 +33.33% 11
Gateshead +3 4 £25,375 -2.40%
Sunderland +15 1 £37,500 -46.42%
Linux
North East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 39 (45.88%) Windows
2 29 (34.12%) Windows Server
3 27 (31.76%) ITIL
3 27 (31.76%) SQL
4 26 (30.59%) MySQL
5 25 (29.41%) Unix
6 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
7 19 (22.35%) VMware
7 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (21.18%) Red Hat
8 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
9 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
9 16 (18.82%) CentOS
9 16 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (17.65%) Service Management
10 15 (17.65%) Perl
11 14 (16.47%) Java
11 14 (16.47%) Nagios
12 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (15.29%) Ruby
12 13 (15.29%) Incident Management
12 13 (15.29%) OpenStack
13 12 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (14.12%) QA
13 12 (14.12%) AIX
13 12 (14.12%) CSS
13 12 (14.12%) HTML
13 12 (14.12%) Solaris

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 13 (15.29%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.88%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) IIS
2 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.71%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.35%) nginx
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) DigitalOcean
2 8 (9.41%) Linode
2 8 (9.41%) SaaS
3 5 (5.88%) GitHub
4 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.71%) Office 365
5 3 (3.53%) Force.com
6 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.35%) IaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.24%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) SAN
3 5 (5.88%) DNS
4 4 (4.71%) LAN
4 4 (4.71%) LDAP
4 4 (4.71%) Skype
4 4 (4.71%) WAN
5 3 (3.53%) NAS
5 3 (3.53%) SNMP
5 3 (3.53%) VPN
6 2 (2.35%) DHCP
7 1 (1.18%) BGP
7 1 (1.18%) DSL
7 1 (1.18%) Internet
7 1 (1.18%) Intranet
7 1 (1.18%) IPsec
7 1 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) MySQL
2 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.94%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.35%) DataStage
7 2 (2.35%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.35%) SSDT
8 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.18%) Big Data
8 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.18%) Redis
8 1 (1.18%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Vagrant
2 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.88%) Selenium
3 5 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 4 (4.71%) GitLab
4 4 (4.71%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.06%) Marketing
2 2 (2.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) German Language
3 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Support Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) Developer
2 11 (12.94%) Operations Manager
3 9 (10.59%) Systems Manager
4 6 (7.06%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Linux Support
5 5 (5.88%) Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 5 (5.88%) Consultant
5 5 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
5 5 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (5.88%) QA Tester
5 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Tester
5 5 (5.88%) Unix Support
6 4 (4.71%) Architect
6 4 (4.71%) IT Consultant
6 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) CSS
1 12 (14.12%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) HTML5
2 5 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (4.71%) .NET
3 4 (4.71%) CSS3
4 3 (3.53%) Node.js
5 2 (2.35%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.35%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.35%) jQuery
5 2 (2.35%) LAMP
5 2 (2.35%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.35%) Middleware
5 2 (2.35%) ODBC
5 2 (2.35%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.18%) COM
6 1 (1.18%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.06%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.71%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.53%) Replication
6 2 (2.35%) Social Network
7 1 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.88%) Windows
2 29 (34.12%) Windows Server
3 25 (29.41%) Unix
4 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (18.82%) CentOS
6 12 (14.12%) AIX
6 12 (14.12%) Solaris
7 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.06%) zOS
9 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.35%) Debian
11 2 (2.35%) HPUX
11 2 (2.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.18%) CoreOS
12 1 (1.18%) OS/400
12 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) ITIL
2 15 (17.65%) Service Management
3 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) Incident Management
4 12 (14.12%) Project Management
5 10 (11.76%) Change Management
6 8 (9.41%) Capacity Management
7 7 (8.24%) Change Control
8 6 (7.06%) Operations Management
8 6 (7.06%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.06%) Server Monitoring
8 6 (7.06%) Web Development
9 5 (5.88%) API Testing
9 5 (5.88%) CRM
9 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.88%) Functional Testing
9 5 (5.88%) Open Source
9 5 (5.88%) SDLC
9 5 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) SQL
2 15 (17.65%) Perl
3 14 (16.47%) Java
4 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.29%) Ruby
5 11 (12.94%) PHP
5 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
6 10 (11.76%) Python
7 7 (8.24%) VB
8 5 (5.88%) C
8 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.71%) PHP 5
10 3 (3.53%) C++
10 3 (3.53%) Korn
11 2 (2.35%) Bourne shell
11 2 (2.35%) Jython
11 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.35%) VBScript
12 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCSA
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 11 (12.94%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.76%) VirtualBox
2 10 (11.76%) Xen
3 9 (10.59%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (4.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.71%) vSphere
5 3 (3.53%) iptables
6 2 (2.35%) LXC
7 1 (1.18%) Docker
7 1 (1.18%) Gluster
7 1 (1.18%) NFS
7 1 (1.18%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Nagios
2 12 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.94%) Ansible
3 11 (12.94%) Puppet
3 11 (12.94%) ZABBIX
4 10 (11.76%) OpenNMS
4 10 (11.76%) Zenoss
5 7 (8.24%) SCOM
5 7 (8.24%) Tivoli
6 4 (4.71%) SCCM
7 3 (3.53%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (3.53%) MOM
7 3 (3.53%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.18%) Graphite
8 1 (1.18%) Graylog
8 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.18%) Icinga
8 1 (1.18%) logstash
8 1 (1.18%) Salt
8 1 (1.18%) StatsD
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.35%) VMware
3 18 (21.18%) Red Hat
4 12 (14.12%) HP
5 10 (11.76%) Rackspace
5 10 (11.76%) SaltStack
6 9 (10.59%) Google
6 9 (10.59%) IBM
7 7 (8.24%) CA
7 7 (8.24%) Cisco
8 6 (7.06%) Oracle
9 5 (5.88%) Citrix
10 4 (4.71%) Juniper
10 4 (4.71%) Veeam
11 2 (2.35%) Sun
12 1 (1.18%) Apigee
12 1 (1.18%) Opsware
12 1 (1.18%) Tableau
12 1 (1.18%) Teradata
12 1 (1.18%) Veritas
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