Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Linux 122 101 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.96% 12.24% 11.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.94% 41.74% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 107 87 67
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £32,600 £32,000 £28,850
90th Percentile £72,312 £65,000 £59,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +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 207 242 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.00% 29.33% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 155 214 210
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,300 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £64,250 £48,562
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +7.69%

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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Linux.

1 61 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (42.62%) Windows
3 52 (42.62%) DevOps
4 47 (38.52%) Python
5 42 (34.43%) Java
6 40 (32.79%) JavaScript
6 40 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (32.79%) Mentoring
7 36 (29.51%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (29.51%) MongoDB
8 34 (27.87%) HTML
9 33 (27.05%) Node.js
10 32 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (24.59%) Puppet
11 30 (24.59%) Software Engineering
12 29 (23.77%) SQL
13 28 (22.95%) Coaching
14 27 (22.13%) Configuration Management
15 26 (21.31%) NoSQL
16 25 (20.49%) Bash Shell
17 24 (19.67%) HTML5
18 23 (18.85%) Service Management
18 23 (18.85%) Ansible
18 23 (18.85%) Windows Server
19 19 (15.57%) Red Hat
19 19 (15.57%) CSS
20 18 (14.75%) VMware
20 18 (14.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
21 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.74%) nginx
3 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.46%) Jetty
5 2 (1.64%) IIS
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.82%) Apache
6 1 (0.82%) CMS
6 1 (0.82%) Confluence
6 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 61 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (7.38%) SaaS
5 7 (5.74%) Office 365
6 5 (4.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (3.28%) PaaS
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.82%) Akamai
9 1 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.82%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.82%) Datadog
9 1 (0.82%) GitHub
9 1 (0.82%) npm
9 1 (0.82%) NuGet
9 1 (0.82%) Route 53
9 1 (0.82%) Serverless
9 1 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) SSL
2 5 (4.10%) DNS
3 4 (3.28%) Network Security
4 3 (2.46%) Internet
5 2 (1.64%) DHCP
5 2 (1.64%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.64%) SAN
6 1 (0.82%) Firewall
6 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.82%) LAN
6 1 (0.82%) MPLS
6 1 (0.82%) VLAN
6 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.51%) MongoDB
2 26 (21.31%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.66%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (9.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (6.56%) MySQL
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.82%) Big Data
8 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.82%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.46%) JIRA
3 3 (2.46%) JUnit
3 3 (2.46%) Maven
4 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.64%) GitLab
4 2 (1.64%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.64%) Subversion
4 2 (1.64%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.82%) gulp
5 1 (0.82%) JMeter
5 1 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.82%) webpack
General
1 8 (6.56%) Automotive
2 4 (3.28%) Banking
2 4 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (1.64%) Advertising
3 2 (1.64%) Electronics
3 2 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (0.82%) French Language
4 1 (0.82%) German Language
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (39.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (20.49%) Software Engineer
3 19 (15.57%) Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Server Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Server Support
5 14 (11.48%) Server Support Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Support Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Support
6 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Senior DevOps
7 12 (9.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Senior Server Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Senior Server Support Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (8.20%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (8.20%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.87%) HTML
2 33 (27.05%) Node.js
3 24 (19.67%) HTML5
4 19 (15.57%) CSS
5 14 (11.48%) CherryPy
6 13 (10.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 9 (7.38%) Web Services
8 8 (6.56%) jQuery
9 6 (4.92%) Django
9 6 (4.92%) Sass
10 5 (4.10%) React
10 5 (4.10%) RESTful
11 4 (3.28%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.28%) Kafka
12 3 (2.46%) Hibernate
12 3 (2.46%) JMS
12 3 (2.46%) JSON
12 3 (2.46%) Spring Boot
12 3 (2.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (2.46%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.28%) Clustering
4 4 (3.28%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.46%) Replication
6 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.64%) Tandem
7 1 (0.82%) Blog
7 1 (0.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (42.62%) Windows
2 32 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (18.85%) Windows Server
4 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.74%) Unix
7 6 (4.92%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.10%) Debian
9 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.64%) CentOS
11 1 (0.82%) Android
11 1 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.82%) VME
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (42.62%) DevOps
3 40 (32.79%) Mentoring
4 36 (29.51%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (24.59%) Software Engineering
6 28 (22.95%) Coaching
7 27 (22.13%) Configuration Management
8 23 (18.85%) Service Management
9 18 (14.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 17 (13.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 17 (13.93%) ITIL
11 16 (13.11%) Analytics
12 14 (11.48%) Change Management
12 14 (11.48%) Microservices
13 12 (9.84%) Server Management
14 11 (9.02%) OO
15 10 (8.20%) Computer Science
15 10 (8.20%) Technical Leadership
16 9 (7.38%) High Availability
17 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.52%) Python
2 42 (34.43%) Java
3 40 (32.79%) JavaScript
4 29 (23.77%) SQL
5 25 (20.49%) Bash Shell
6 17 (13.93%) C++
6 17 (13.93%) PHP
7 15 (12.30%) C#
8 14 (11.48%) Perl
9 11 (9.02%) C
10 9 (7.38%) Ruby
11 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.46%) Java 8
13 3 (2.46%) Jython
13 3 (2.46%) Scala
14 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.82%) Fortran
15 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
1 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.10%) Degree
3 3 (2.46%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.82%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
1 15 (12.30%) Docker
2 3 (2.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (24.59%) Puppet
2 23 (18.85%) Ansible
3 15 (12.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.74%) HAProxy
5 6 (4.92%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.92%) Nagios
6 5 (4.10%) Terraform
7 3 (2.46%) Cobbler
7 3 (2.46%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.64%) Icinga
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.64%) vMotion
9 1 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.82%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.82%) Packer
9 1 (0.82%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Red Hat
2 18 (14.75%) VMware
3 15 (12.30%) HP
4 7 (5.74%) Google
4 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.10%) BMC
6 4 (3.28%) Dynatrace
6 4 (3.28%) Meraki
7 3 (2.46%) Citrix
7 3 (2.46%) New Relic
7 3 (2.46%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.46%) RedGate
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle
8 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.64%) Veeam
9 1 (0.82%) Adobe
9 1 (0.82%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.82%) CA
9 1 (0.82%) Cisco
9 1 (0.82%) Dell