The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank 94 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.86% 0.59% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.60% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £28,750 £18,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.72% -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Linux Support
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
1152 670 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.05% 98.82% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 991 604 758
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,296 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Brighton

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) DNS
4 7 (41.18%) LAMP
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (35.29%) Apache
5 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) MySQL
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Magento
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) WAN
8 2 (11.76%) FTP
8 2 (11.76%) Internet
8 2 (11.76%) VMware
8 2 (11.76%) SSH
8 2 (11.76%) VLAN
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Apache
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) FTP
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) SSH
4 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) LAMP
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
1 3 (17.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) VMware