The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 81 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 6 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.71% 1.46% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.47% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 7
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Linux Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 1221 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.67% 99.11% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 681 1045 601
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Brighton region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) DevOps
3 12 (57.14%) OAuth
3 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (57.14%) Learning Management System
3 12 (57.14%) Moodle
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) E-Learning
3 12 (57.14%) Subversion
3 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 12 (57.14%) LDAP
4 7 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (23.81%) LAMP
6 4 (19.05%) Device Driver
6 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Streaming Media
6 4 (19.05%) IPTV
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) WebGL

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) Moodle
2 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
1 3 (14.29%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) LDAP
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) SMS
3 3 (14.29%) SMTP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Subversion
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) OAuth
2 5 (23.81%) LAMP
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) WebGL
3 4 (19.05%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) E-Learning
1 12 (57.14%) Learning Management System
2 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (19.05%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (19.05%) Streaming Media
2 4 (19.05%) IPTV
2 4 (19.05%) Device Driver
2 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) C
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Nagios
1 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Rackspace