Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 +26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 100 107 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.06% 11.53% 6.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.32% 38.49% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 86 67 46
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,850 £23,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,250 £48,125
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.02% +18.57% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 242 278 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.19% 29.96% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 214 210 143
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £20,600
90th Percentile £64,250 £48,562 £51,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.84%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Linux.

1 39 (39.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (36.00%) Windows
3 34 (34.00%) SQL
3 34 (34.00%) DevOps
4 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (32.00%) Degree
5 29 (29.00%) ITIL
6 28 (28.00%) Web Services
6 28 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
8 25 (25.00%) Oracle
9 23 (23.00%) HTML
9 23 (23.00%) Oracle RAC
10 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
11 20 (20.00%) High Availability
11 20 (20.00%) CSS
11 20 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 19 (19.00%) Oracle Database
13 18 (18.00%) Oracle Database 12c
13 18 (18.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 18 (18.00%) Windows Server
13 18 (18.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 18 (18.00%) Oracle Linux
13 18 (18.00%) HTML5
13 18 (18.00%) NoSQL
13 18 (18.00%) Data Guard
13 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
14 17 (17.00%) Python
15 16 (16.00%) Firewall
15 16 (16.00%) Automotive

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (15.00%) nginx
2 10 (10.00%) Apache
3 7 (7.00%) JBoss
4 6 (6.00%) iPlanet
4 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 5 (5.00%) OpenStack
5 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (3.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (2.00%) Confluence
9 1 (1.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 39 (39.00%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.00%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (7.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.00%) Office 365
7 2 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.00%) Serverless
8 1 (1.00%) Datadog
8 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) Firewall
2 13 (13.00%) SAN
2 13 (13.00%) SSL
3 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.00%) NAS
4 9 (9.00%) VLAN
5 8 (8.00%) WAN
6 7 (7.00%) DNS
7 6 (6.00%) DHCP
7 6 (6.00%) LAN
7 6 (6.00%) VoIP
8 5 (5.00%) LDAP
8 5 (5.00%) VPN
9 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.00%) DMZ
9 4 (4.00%) SMTP
9 4 (4.00%) WLAN
10 2 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (2.00%) FCoE
10 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (18.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (18.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (16.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (4.00%) MySQL
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.00%) JIRA
2 4 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.00%) Hudson
3 3 (3.00%) Maven
4 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (16.00%) Automotive
2 14 (14.00%) Banking
2 14 (14.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.00%) Advertising
3 4 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.00%) DBA
1 18 (18.00%) Oracle DBA
2 15 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Technical Support
4 11 (11.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Project Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Technical Leader
7 7 (7.00%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) DBA Manager
8 6 (6.00%) ITIL Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Linux Support
8 6 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Senior DBA
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 6 (6.00%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Junior
9 5 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.00%) Web Services
2 23 (23.00%) HTML
3 20 (20.00%) CSS
4 18 (18.00%) HTML5
4 18 (18.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 16 (16.00%) RESTful
6 15 (15.00%) Middleware
7 14 (14.00%) JSON
7 14 (14.00%) Node.js
8 13 (13.00%) CherryPy
9 7 (7.00%) J2EE
10 4 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (4.00%) STL
10 4 (4.00%) WAP
11 3 (3.00%) .NET
12 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.00%) Entity Framework
12 2 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.00%) Clustering
3 9 (9.00%) CMDB
4 6 (6.00%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.00%) Replication
6 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.00%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.00%) Arduino
8 1 (1.00%) CESG
8 1 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.00%) Life Science
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.00%) Windows
2 18 (18.00%) Oracle Linux
2 18 (18.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.00%) Unix
5 8 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 7 (7.00%) CentOS
7 6 (6.00%) AIX
7 6 (6.00%) HPUX
7 6 (6.00%) Solaris
7 6 (6.00%) SUSE
8 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) DevOps
2 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.00%) ITIL
4 20 (20.00%) High Availability
4 20 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.00%) Change Management
5 14 (14.00%) Identity Access Management
6 13 (13.00%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.00%) Scrum
10 6 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (6.00%) Coaching
10 6 (6.00%) Performance Management
10 6 (6.00%) Project Management
10 6 (6.00%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.00%) SDLC
11 5 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (5.00%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.00%) SQL
2 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.00%) Python
4 15 (15.00%) Java
5 12 (12.00%) PHP
6 10 (10.00%) Ruby
7 8 (8.00%) Perl
8 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.00%) C++
9 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.00%) C-shell
10 3 (3.00%) Korn
10 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.00%) C#
12 1 (1.00%) C
12 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.00%) Go
12 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (32.00%) Degree
2 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (4.00%) AWS Certification
5 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.00%) CISM
6 1 (1.00%) CISSP
6 1 (1.00%) CITP
6 1 (1.00%) IISP
6 1 (1.00%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.00%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) COBIT
1 1 (1.00%) GDPR
1 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 23 (23.00%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (12.00%) Docker
2 12 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.00%) KVM
4 6 (6.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.00%) DFS Replication
6 4 (4.00%) XenApp
7 2 (2.00%) Samba
8 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) Data Guard
1 18 (18.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (13.00%) HAProxy
2 13 (13.00%) Puppet
3 12 (12.00%) Kubernetes
3 12 (12.00%) NetBackup
3 12 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (11.00%) Ansible
4 11 (11.00%) Terraform
5 5 (5.00%) OpenView
5 5 (5.00%) Packer
6 4 (4.00%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (4.00%) WSUS
7 1 (1.00%) Nagios
7 1 (1.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Oracle
2 14 (14.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (13.00%) VMware
4 12 (12.00%) Cisco
5 10 (10.00%) Veritas
6 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.00%) HP
8 6 (6.00%) Citrix
8 6 (6.00%) Google
8 6 (6.00%) PlateSpin
8 6 (6.00%) Sun
9 5 (5.00%) Cognos
9 5 (5.00%) F5
9 5 (5.00%) Opsware
10 4 (4.00%) arcserve
10 4 (4.00%) CA
10 4 (4.00%) Sophos
10 4 (4.00%) Symantec
10 4 (4.00%) Veeam
11 3 (3.00%) Borland