Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32 -30
Permanent jobs citing Linux 86 95 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.95% 11.18% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.74% 35.71% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 80 56 37
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £43,750 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,875 £23,590
90th Percentile £65,163 £60,000 £47,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -13.33%

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 222 266 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.69% 31.29% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 206 203 127
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,250 £19,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £46,850 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.80% -3.85% -

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 38 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (43.02%) Windows
3 32 (37.21%) SQL
4 31 (36.05%) DevOps
5 28 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
6 27 (31.40%) Web Services
7 25 (29.07%) ITIL
8 20 (23.26%) HTML
8 20 (23.26%) Python
9 19 (22.09%) High Availability
9 19 (22.09%) Windows Server
10 18 (20.93%) NoSQL
11 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (19.77%) Degree
11 17 (19.77%) CSS
11 17 (19.77%) Firewall
12 16 (18.60%) Automotive
12 16 (18.60%) HTML5
12 16 (18.60%) nginx
12 16 (18.60%) MongoDB
12 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (17.44%) RESTful
13 15 (17.44%) Middleware
14 14 (16.28%) Red Hat
14 14 (16.28%) Change Management
14 14 (16.28%) Finance
14 14 (16.28%) PHP
14 14 (16.28%) Node.js
14 14 (16.28%) JSON

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 16 (18.60%) nginx
2 9 (10.47%) Apache
3 6 (6.98%) JBoss
3 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.81%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.81%) iPlanet
4 5 (5.81%) MQSeries
4 5 (5.81%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.81%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.81%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.33%) Confluence
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.16%) Documentum
7 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 38 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.47%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (8.14%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.65%) Office 365
7 2 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.33%) Serverless
8 1 (1.16%) Datadog
8 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.77%) Firewall
2 13 (15.12%) SAN
2 13 (15.12%) SSL
3 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.47%) NAS
4 9 (10.47%) VLAN
5 8 (9.30%) DNS
5 8 (9.30%) WAN
6 7 (8.14%) DHCP
6 7 (8.14%) LAN
7 6 (6.98%) VoIP
8 5 (5.81%) VPN
9 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.65%) DMZ
9 4 (4.65%) SMTP
9 4 (4.65%) WLAN
10 3 (3.49%) SSH
11 2 (2.33%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (2.33%) FCoE
11 2 (2.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) NoSQL
2 16 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (4.65%) MySQL
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.16%) Redis
8 1 (1.16%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.81%) JIRA
2 4 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.65%) Hudson
3 3 (3.49%) Maven
4 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (18.60%) Automotive
2 14 (16.28%) Banking
2 14 (16.28%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Advertising
3 4 (4.65%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (16.28%) Technical Support
3 10 (11.63%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Project Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Technical Leader
5 6 (6.98%) Consultant
5 6 (6.98%) DBA
5 6 (6.98%) Junior
5 6 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Junior Technical Support
6 5 (5.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.40%) Web Services
2 20 (23.26%) HTML
3 17 (19.77%) CSS
4 16 (18.60%) HTML5
5 15 (17.44%) Middleware
5 15 (17.44%) RESTful
6 14 (16.28%) JSON
6 14 (16.28%) Node.js
7 13 (15.12%) CherryPy
8 6 (6.98%) J2EE
8 6 (6.98%) LDAP
8 6 (6.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 4 (4.65%) .NET
9 4 (4.65%) WAP
10 3 (3.49%) Django
10 3 (3.49%) REST
10 3 (3.49%) SOAP
11 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Clustering
1 9 (10.47%) CMDB
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.65%) Replication
5 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.33%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.16%) Arduino
7 1 (1.16%) CESG
7 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) Fintech
7 1 (1.16%) Life Science
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) Social Media
7 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.02%) Windows
2 19 (22.09%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.47%) CentOS
4 9 (10.47%) Ubuntu
4 9 (10.47%) Unix
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (5.81%) AIX
6 5 (5.81%) HPUX
6 5 (5.81%) Solaris
6 5 (5.81%) SUSE
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) DevOps
2 25 (29.07%) ITIL
3 19 (22.09%) High Availability
4 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.28%) Change Management
5 14 (16.28%) Identity Access Management
6 10 (11.63%) Configuration Management
6 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.14%) Scrum
8 6 (6.98%) SDLC
8 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.81%) Change Control
9 5 (5.81%) Coaching
9 5 (5.81%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (5.81%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.65%) Case Management
10 4 (4.65%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.65%) Proactive Monitoring
10 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) SQL
2 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.26%) Python
4 14 (16.28%) PHP
5 13 (15.12%) Java
6 10 (11.63%) Ruby
7 7 (8.14%) Perl
8 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.65%) C++
10 2 (2.33%) C#
10 2 (2.33%) C-shell
10 2 (2.33%) Korn
10 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.16%) C
11 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.16%) Go
11 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.65%) AWS Certification
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.16%) CISM
6 1 (1.16%) CISSP
6 1 (1.16%) CITP
6 1 (1.16%) IISP
6 1 (1.16%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.16%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) COBIT
1 1 (1.16%) GDPR
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) Docker
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.81%) KVM
4 5 (5.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (4.65%) DFS Replication
5 4 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.65%) XenApp
6 2 (2.33%) Samba
7 1 (1.16%) Firmware
7 1 (1.16%) Gluster
7 1 (1.16%) LXC
7 1 (1.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) HAProxy
2 12 (13.95%) Kubernetes
2 12 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (13.95%) Puppet
3 11 (12.79%) Terraform
4 10 (11.63%) Ansible
5 6 (6.98%) Data Guard
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (5.81%) OpenView
6 5 (5.81%) Packer
7 4 (4.65%) Backup Exec
7 4 (4.65%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (4.65%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.65%) WSUS
8 2 (2.33%) Salt
9 1 (1.16%) Graphite
9 1 (1.16%) Graylog
9 1 (1.16%) Icinga
9 1 (1.16%) logstash
9 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Red Hat
2 12 (13.95%) Cisco
2 12 (13.95%) Oracle
2 12 (13.95%) VMware
3 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.47%) Veritas
5 7 (8.14%) HP
6 6 (6.98%) Citrix
7 5 (5.81%) Cognos
7 5 (5.81%) F5
7 5 (5.81%) Opsware
7 5 (5.81%) PlateSpin
7 5 (5.81%) Sun
7 5 (5.81%) Symantec
8 4 (4.65%) arcserve
8 4 (4.65%) CA
8 4 (4.65%) Google
8 4 (4.65%) Sophos
8 4 (4.65%) Veeam
9 3 (3.49%) Borland