Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 15 26
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 84 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.19% 10.43% 9.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.30% 42.50% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 76 54 80
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,625 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,850 £21,025
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,125 £50,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% -12.50% +23.08%

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 194 160 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.60% 24.54% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 175 140 237
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £23,100 £21,725 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,000 £47,500 £49,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 49 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (55.95%) DevOps
3 35 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (32.14%) Windows
5 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 26 (30.95%) Puppet
6 25 (29.76%) PHP
7 24 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (28.57%) Ansible
8 23 (27.38%) HTML
8 23 (27.38%) Python
9 22 (26.19%) SQL
10 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
10 20 (23.81%) HTML5
10 20 (23.81%) Jenkins
11 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
11 19 (22.62%) Node.js
11 19 (22.62%) Java
11 19 (22.62%) CSS
12 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management
12 17 (20.24%) Terraform
13 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
13 16 (19.05%) Bash Shell
14 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (16.67%) ITIL
14 14 (16.67%) C++
15 13 (15.48%) SSL
15 13 (15.48%) CherryPy
15 13 (15.48%) Degree

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 7 (8.33%) nginx
2 6 (7.14%) Confluence
3 5 (5.95%) Apache
4 3 (3.57%) WordPress
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.19%) Jetty
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.95%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.76%) SaaS
7 3 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (3.57%) Datadog
7 3 (3.57%) PaaS
7 3 (3.57%) Serverless
8 2 (2.38%) Office 365
9 1 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.19%) NuGet
9 1 (1.19%) Route 53
9 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) SSL
2 6 (7.14%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) DNS
3 3 (3.57%) LAN
3 3 (3.57%) WAN
4 2 (2.38%) HTTP
5 1 (1.19%) DHCP
5 1 (1.19%) Internet
5 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 11 (13.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (13.10%) MySQL
4 5 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) Power BI
7 1 (1.19%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.19%) Redis
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (15.48%) JIRA
4 12 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 9 (10.71%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.76%) Qt Creator
8 3 (3.57%) Subversion
9 2 (2.38%) JUnit
9 2 (2.38%) Maven
9 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.19%) GitLab
10 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (11.90%) Games
2 9 (10.71%) Automotive
3 6 (7.14%) Advertising
4 5 (5.95%) Finance
5 4 (4.76%) Banking
5 4 (4.76%) Electronics
5 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) Developer
3 9 (10.71%) Junior
4 8 (9.52%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (9.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) Junior DevOps
5 7 (8.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) HTML
2 20 (23.81%) HTML5
3 19 (22.62%) CSS
3 19 (22.62%) Node.js
4 13 (15.48%) CherryPy
5 11 (13.10%) Web Services
6 7 (8.33%) LAMP
7 6 (7.14%) JSON
8 5 (5.95%) CSS3
9 4 (4.76%) .NET
9 4 (4.76%) jQuery
9 4 (4.76%) Middleware
9 4 (4.76%) QML
9 4 (4.76%) Qt
9 4 (4.76%) RESTful
9 4 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.57%) Laravel
10 3 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.57%) Spring
10 3 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.95%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.76%) Arduino
3 4 (4.76%) Blog
3 4 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.76%) Life Science
4 3 (3.57%) NHS
4 3 (3.57%) User Experience
5 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.19%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.14%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.90%) Unix
4 9 (10.71%) Debian
4 9 (10.71%) Ubuntu
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.76%) CentOS
8 2 (2.38%) Solaris
9 1 (1.19%) Fedora
9 1 (1.19%) SUSE
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.95%) DevOps
2 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management
3 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (16.67%) ITIL
5 11 (13.10%) Collaborative Working
5 11 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.52%) High Availability
8 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.33%) Web Development
9 5 (5.95%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (4.76%) Innovative Thinking
10 4 (4.76%) Microfluidics
10 4 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.76%) SDLC
10 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 25 (29.76%) PHP
3 23 (27.38%) Python
4 22 (26.19%) SQL
5 19 (22.62%) Java
6 16 (19.05%) Bash Shell
7 14 (16.67%) C++
8 12 (14.29%) Ruby
9 9 (10.71%) C#
9 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
10 8 (9.52%) C
10 8 (9.52%) Perl
11 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.38%) Scala
12 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.19%) Java 8
13 1 (1.19%) Jython
13 1 (1.19%) Korn
13 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.19%) MCDST
4 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) ISO 13485
2 3 (3.57%) GDPR
2 3 (3.57%) SLA
3 2 (2.38%) GCP
3 2 (2.38%) ISO 31000
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) Docker
2 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.76%) Firmware
4 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.19%) Postfix
5 1 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (30.95%) Puppet
2 24 (28.57%) Ansible
2 24 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (20.24%) Terraform
4 12 (14.29%) Kubernetes
5 11 (13.10%) HAProxy
6 8 (9.52%) Packer
7 5 (5.95%) Nagios
8 2 (2.38%) QRadar
9 1 (1.19%) Cobbler
9 1 (1.19%) Control-M
9 1 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.19%) Salt
9 1 (1.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) VMware
2 7 (8.33%) Google
2 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.14%) Capita
3 6 (7.14%) Cisco
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.14%) Splunk
4 5 (5.95%) New Relic
5 4 (4.76%) Atmel
5 4 (4.76%) Symantec
5 4 (4.76%) Twitter
6 2 (2.38%) Adobe
6 2 (2.38%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.38%) Citrix
6 2 (2.38%) Juniper
6 2 (2.38%) McAfee
6 2 (2.38%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.38%) Zend