The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
North East / Durham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 19 15
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.16% 6.38% 14.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.15% 37.50% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 21
Median salary £38,500 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 24 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 20.89% 17.02% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 40
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,800 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Durham

Linux
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Durham.

Salary trend for Linux in Durham

Linux
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Durham region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Darlington -8 2 £38,500 +54.00%
Stockton-on-Tees -7 1 £40,000 +42.85%
Linux
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Durham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Clojure
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithm Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PCB Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PCB Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Clojure
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago