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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 29 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 32 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.40% 9.43% 6.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.21% 34.96% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 30
Median salary £34,575 £30,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.25% -9.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 123 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.57% 26.97% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 111 95
Median salary £34,150 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.42% +22.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 31 (41.89%) PHP
2 30 (40.54%) SQL
3 27 (36.49%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (35.14%) Windows
5 25 (33.78%) HTML
6 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
6 23 (31.08%) CSS
7 22 (29.73%) MySQL
8 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
9 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
9 18 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (24.32%) DevOps
10 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (22.97%) Java
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.62%) Unix
11 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
12 15 (20.27%) Python
12 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (18.92%) HTML5
13 14 (18.92%) XML
14 13 (17.57%) Degree
15 12 (16.22%) JSON
15 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (16.22%) Puppet
15 12 (16.22%) DNS
16 11 (14.86%) Citrix
16 11 (14.86%) OOP
16 11 (14.86%) CentOS

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 8 (10.81%) Apache
1 8 (10.81%) nginx
2 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.70%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) Mule
5 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Abaqus
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.49%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.46%) Office 365
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon S3
5 5 (6.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (6.76%) PaaS
5 5 (6.76%) Route 53
5 5 (6.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (5.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (4.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (4.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.70%) IaaS
8 2 (2.70%) SaaS
9 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) DNS
2 10 (13.51%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) SAN
4 7 (9.46%) DHCP
4 7 (9.46%) SMTP
4 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.76%) DMZ
5 5 (6.76%) VLAN
6 3 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.05%) VPN
7 1 (1.35%) HTTP
7 1 (1.35%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.73%) MySQL
2 10 (13.51%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.05%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) Redis
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.46%) gulp
4 6 (8.11%) Aptana Studio
4 6 (8.11%) Firebug
4 6 (8.11%) Grunt
4 6 (8.11%) PhpStorm
4 6 (8.11%) Subversion
5 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.70%) Gatling
5 2 (2.70%) Gradle
5 2 (2.70%) JMeter
5 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (1.35%) git-flow
6 1 (1.35%) GitLab
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (9.46%) Automotive
2 4 (5.41%) Law
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) PHP Developer
3 11 (14.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Administrator
5 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Web Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Junior
9 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) HTML
2 23 (31.08%) CSS
3 14 (18.92%) HTML5
3 14 (18.92%) XML
4 12 (16.22%) JSON
5 10 (13.51%) .NET
5 10 (13.51%) jQuery
6 9 (12.16%) Node.js
6 9 (12.16%) REST
7 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.81%) React
7 8 (10.81%) Web Services
8 7 (9.46%) CherryPy
9 6 (8.11%) Django
9 6 (8.11%) LAMP
9 6 (8.11%) Laravel
9 6 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
9 6 (8.11%) SQLAlchemy
10 5 (6.76%) WAP
11 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Clustering
1 7 (9.46%) Linux Command Line
1 7 (9.46%) Replication
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) Tandem
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.35%) iPad
5 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (21.62%) Unix
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (14.86%) CentOS
6 9 (12.16%) Ubuntu
7 6 (8.11%) AIX
8 5 (6.76%) Solaris
9 4 (5.41%) Android
9 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
10 3 (4.05%) Debian
10 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (24.32%) DevOps
2 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (14.86%) OOP
3 11 (14.86%) Web Development
4 10 (13.51%) ITIL
4 10 (13.51%) Presales
5 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
5 9 (12.16%) OO
5 9 (12.16%) Open Source
6 8 (10.81%) MVC
6 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.46%) Data Protection
7 7 (9.46%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 7 (9.46%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 6 (8.11%) Scrum
9 5 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) PHP
2 30 (40.54%) SQL
3 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.97%) Java
5 15 (20.27%) Python
6 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.76%) C++
6 5 (6.76%) Ruby
7 4 (5.41%) Clojure
7 4 (5.41%) Scala
8 3 (4.05%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.05%) Perl
8 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.70%) Groovy
9 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.35%) C#
10 1 (1.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.70%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.35%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.76%) Docker
4 5 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.35%) etcd
5 1 (1.35%) flannel
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Puppet
2 6 (8.11%) Ansible
3 5 (6.76%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.05%) Linux-HA
5 2 (2.70%) Terraform
6 1 (1.35%) cPanel
6 1 (1.35%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.35%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.35%) rkt
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Citrix
3 10 (13.51%) VMware
4 8 (10.81%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.46%) Cisco
6 5 (6.76%) arcserve
6 5 (6.76%) Sophos
6 5 (6.76%) Symantec
7 4 (5.41%) Zend
8 3 (4.05%) HP
8 3 (4.05%) Intel
9 2 (2.70%) IBM
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle
10 1 (1.35%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.35%) Google
10 1 (1.35%) Informatica
10 1 (1.35%) Siebel
10 1 (1.35%) WSO2
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Home Group
Salary: £21,000 to £27,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 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
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + 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 Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38300 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago