The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 208 111 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.99% 16.20% 28.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.77% 68.52% 63.85%
Number of salaries quoted 187 109 218
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £21,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
348 162 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.43% 23.65% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 159 346
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Linux
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Brighton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 178 (40.00%) MySQL
2 173 (38.88%) Java
3 144 (32.36%) Social Media
4 142 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
4 142 (31.91%) Degree
5 124 (27.87%) Git (software)
6 111 (24.94%) JavaScript
7 110 (24.72%) Bash Shell
8 94 (21.12%) HTML
9 92 (20.67%) CSS
10 88 (19.78%) Mac OS X
11 85 (19.10%) Windows
12 84 (18.88%) Computer Science
12 84 (18.88%) Puppet
13 80 (17.98%) Node.js
14 77 (17.30%) Ruby
14 77 (17.30%) PHP
15 76 (17.08%) Ubuntu
16 74 (16.63%) Apache
16 74 (16.63%) VoIP
17 73 (16.40%) Open Source
18 71 (15.96%) Python
19 65 (14.61%) DNS
20 62 (13.93%) TCP/IP
20 62 (13.93%) Tomcat
21 60 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
22 59 (13.26%) Configuration Management
23 58 (13.03%) Debian
24 57 (12.81%) C
25 52 (11.69%) LAMP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 80 (17.98%) Node.js
2 74 (16.63%) Apache
3 62 (13.93%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.82%) Jetty
5 15 (3.37%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.47%) MS Exchange
6 11 (2.47%) IIS
7 10 (2.25%) WordPress
8 5 (1.12%) Drupal
9 4 (0.90%) Moodle
10 2 (0.45%) nginx
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.22%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 21 (4.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Magento
2 5 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.49%) Basecamp
3 14 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (3.15%) GitHub
4 5 (1.12%) SaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (16.63%) VoIP
2 65 (14.61%) DNS
3 62 (13.93%) TCP/IP
4 45 (10.11%) LDAP
5 44 (9.89%) HTTP
6 37 (8.31%) DHCP
6 37 (8.31%) FTP
7 36 (8.09%) SMTP
8 31 (6.97%) Asterisk PBX
9 18 (4.04%) Ethernet
10 15 (3.37%) InfiniBand
10 15 (3.37%) VLAN
11 14 (3.15%) SSH
11 14 (3.15%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (2.92%) VPN
12 13 (2.92%) Internet
12 13 (2.92%) Wireshark
13 11 (2.47%) OpenVPN
13 11 (2.47%) DSL
14 10 (2.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (40.00%) MySQL
2 142 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
3 47 (10.56%) Relational Database
4 35 (7.87%) RDBMS
4 35 (7.87%) HBase
5 14 (3.15%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.92%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.92%) Big Data
6 13 (2.92%) NewSQL
6 13 (2.92%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 124 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.74%) JIRA
3 26 (5.84%) Maven
3 26 (5.84%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.82%) Subversion
5 15 (3.37%) Sinon.JS
6 14 (3.15%) JSUnit
7 12 (2.70%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.47%) JUnit
9 3 (0.67%) Ant
10 2 (0.45%) Hudson
11 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.22%) Grunt
General
1 33 (7.42%) Electronics
2 32 (7.19%) Marketing
3 9 (2.02%) Advertising
4 4 (0.90%) Finance
4 4 (0.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.22%) Publishing
5 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 169 (37.98%) Developer
2 125 (28.09%) Administrator
3 109 (24.49%) Linux Administrator
4 105 (23.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 105 (23.60%) Systems Administrator
5 79 (17.75%) Java Developer
6 45 (10.11%) Web Developer
7 39 (8.76%) Software Engineer
8 32 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
9 31 (6.97%) Junior
10 27 (6.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 26 (5.84%) Support Engineer
12 25 (5.62%) Front-End Developer
13 24 (5.39%) PHP Developer
14 23 (5.17%) IT Manager
14 23 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
15 22 (4.94%) Senior Developer
16 21 (4.72%) Systems Support
17 20 (4.49%) DBA
17 20 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (21.12%) HTML
2 92 (20.67%) CSS
3 52 (11.69%) LAMP
4 47 (10.56%) jQuery
5 45 (10.11%) HTML5
6 40 (8.99%) Backbone.js
7 39 (8.76%) Web Services
8 34 (7.64%) Spring
9 31 (6.97%) CSS3
10 22 (4.94%) XML
11 17 (3.82%) Ajax
12 16 (3.60%) J2EE
13 15 (3.37%) Ember.js
13 15 (3.37%) D3.js
13 15 (3.37%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.37%) SOAP
14 14 (3.15%) Hibernate
15 13 (2.92%) JDBC
16 12 (2.70%) RESTful
16 12 (2.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 144 (32.36%) Social Media
2 84 (18.88%) Computer Science
3 73 (16.40%) Open Source
4 39 (8.76%) Visualisation
5 13 (2.92%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (2.92%) Digital Media
5 13 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.35%) Statistics
6 6 (1.35%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.22%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 88 (19.78%) Mac OS X
2 85 (19.10%) Windows
3 76 (17.08%) Ubuntu
4 58 (13.03%) Debian
5 46 (10.34%) UNIX
6 42 (9.44%) Mac OS
7 38 (8.54%) Windows 7
8 28 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (5.62%) Embedded Linux
10 23 (5.17%) Mac OS X Server
11 19 (4.27%) OpenBSD
12 13 (2.92%) CentOS
13 8 (1.80%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.80%) Android
14 7 (1.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (13.26%) Configuration Management
3 52 (11.69%) Social Media Monitoring
4 51 (11.46%) Software Engineering
5 45 (10.11%) Web Development
6 38 (8.54%) TDD
6 38 (8.54%) BDD
7 35 (7.87%) DevOps
8 32 (7.19%) Kalman Filter
9 28 (6.29%) Analytics
10 23 (5.17%) UML
10 23 (5.17%) Project Planning
11 22 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (4.94%) Information Security
11 22 (4.94%) Information Security Management
11 22 (4.94%) Security Management
11 22 (4.94%) ITIL
11 22 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (4.72%) MVC
13 20 (4.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 173 (38.88%) Java
2 111 (24.94%) JavaScript
3 110 (24.72%) Bash Shell
4 77 (17.30%) Ruby
4 77 (17.30%) PHP
5 71 (15.96%) Python
6 57 (12.81%) C
7 46 (10.34%) C++
8 43 (9.66%) SQL
9 30 (6.74%) Perl
10 24 (5.39%) Embedded C++
11 15 (3.37%) Shell Script
12 14 (3.15%) XPath
12 14 (3.15%) Groovy
12 14 (3.15%) XQuery
13 13 (2.92%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.02%) Assembly Language
15 4 (0.90%) Scala
16 3 (0.67%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 142 (31.91%) Degree
2 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (0.67%) CCNP
3 2 (0.45%) CCNA
4 1 (0.22%) CCIP
4 1 (0.22%) PhD
4 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.25%) QA
3 9 (2.02%) JTAG
4 8 (1.80%) SLA
5 6 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (10.11%) Samba
2 31 (6.97%) Postfix
3 22 (4.94%) NFS
4 15 (3.37%) KVM
5 5 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.22%) Varnish
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
6 1 (0.22%) vCloud
6 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 84 (18.88%) Puppet
2 18 (4.04%) Ansible
3 17 (3.82%) Nagios
4 11 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.35%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.12%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.22%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.22%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 44 (9.89%) Red Hat
2 17 (3.82%) Cisco
3 16 (3.60%) VMware
4 13 (2.92%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.92%) Oracle
5 12 (2.70%) Polycom
5 12 (2.70%) Citrix
6 6 (1.35%) Rackspace
6 6 (1.35%) Percona
7 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.67%) HP
9 2 (0.45%) Google
10 1 (0.22%) F5
10 1 (0.22%) NetApp
10 1 (0.22%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.22%) Zend
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