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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 140 197 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.63% 15.95% 15.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.06% 60.24% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 132 178 112
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
222 327 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.37% 26.48% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 188 291 168
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 156 (48.75%) MySQL
2 119 (37.19%) HTML
3 109 (34.06%) JavaScript
4 104 (32.50%) CSS
5 86 (26.88%) Java
6 80 (25.00%) Windows
7 79 (24.69%) PHP
8 74 (23.13%) Git (software)
9 72 (22.50%) Apache
10 70 (21.88%) C++
10 70 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
11 69 (21.56%) UNIX
11 69 (21.56%) Python
12 59 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (17.50%) Ruby
14 55 (17.19%) Perl
15 52 (16.25%) SQL
15 52 (16.25%) Tomcat
15 52 (16.25%) Software Engineering
16 49 (15.31%) Subversion
17 47 (14.69%) DevOps
18 44 (13.75%) LAMP
18 44 (13.75%) Ubuntu
19 39 (12.19%) HTTP
20 37 (11.56%) DNS
20 37 (11.56%) Jenkins
21 36 (11.25%) Web Services
22 35 (10.94%) MVC
22 35 (10.94%) Maven
22 35 (10.94%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 72 (22.50%) Apache
2 52 (16.25%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.69%) Moodle
4 12 (3.75%) CMS
5 11 (3.44%) TYPO3
5 11 (3.44%) WordPress
5 11 (3.44%) Node.js
6 9 (2.81%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.19%) nginx
8 5 (1.56%) Jetty
8 5 (1.56%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.56%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.25%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.94%) Confluence
10 3 (0.94%) IIS
11 1 (0.31%) Drupal
11 1 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (1.25%) MS Office
2 3 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (1.56%) Route 53
2 5 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (0.94%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Office 365
4 2 (0.63%) Joyent
4 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.19%) HTTP
2 37 (11.56%) DNS
3 27 (8.44%) SMTP
4 25 (7.81%) TCP/IP
5 21 (6.56%) BGP
6 15 (4.69%) LDAP
7 14 (4.38%) SAN
7 14 (4.38%) IMAP
8 12 (3.75%) Firewall
8 12 (3.75%) OSPF
9 11 (3.44%) Intranet
10 9 (2.81%) VoIP
10 9 (2.81%) VPN
10 9 (2.81%) SSH
10 9 (2.81%) VLAN
10 9 (2.81%) Network Security
11 6 (1.88%) Wireshark
11 6 (1.88%) Internet
12 5 (1.56%) Wireless
13 4 (1.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (48.75%) MySQL
2 70 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (10.94%) Relational Database
4 22 (6.88%) SQL Server
5 20 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.38%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.56%) SQLite
7 5 (1.56%) MarkLogic
7 5 (1.56%) BaseX
8 4 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.63%) HBase
9 2 (0.63%) Redis
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 74 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 49 (15.31%) Subversion
3 37 (11.56%) Jenkins
4 35 (10.94%) Maven
5 14 (4.38%) Ant
6 9 (2.81%) JIRA
7 4 (1.25%) Bower
7 4 (1.25%) gulp
8 2 (0.63%) Selenium
8 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.31%) Mocha
9 1 (0.31%) Redmine
9 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.31%) Sinon.JS
General
1 18 (5.63%) Finance
2 11 (3.44%) Publishing
3 9 (2.81%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.19%) Legal
4 7 (2.19%) Marketing
5 5 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 185 (57.81%) Developer
2 70 (21.88%) Systems Administrator
3 68 (21.25%) Administrator
4 61 (19.06%) PHP Developer
5 52 (16.25%) Software Developer
6 45 (14.06%) Software Engineer
7 40 (12.50%) C++ Developer
8 37 (11.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 37 (11.56%) Linux Administrator
9 34 (10.63%) Java Developer
9 34 (10.63%) Web Developer
10 33 (10.31%) Junior
11 30 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
12 23 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (7.19%) Programmer
13 22 (6.88%) Junior Developer
13 22 (6.88%) Linux Developer
14 21 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
14 21 (6.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 20 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (37.19%) HTML
2 104 (32.50%) CSS
3 44 (13.75%) LAMP
4 36 (11.25%) Web Services
5 35 (10.94%) jQuery
6 32 (10.00%) Spring
7 24 (7.50%) XML
8 23 (7.19%) Qt
9 20 (6.25%) .NET
10 18 (5.63%) Django
11 17 (5.31%) JPA
11 17 (5.31%) Hibernate
12 16 (5.00%) J2EE
12 16 (5.00%) HTML5
13 15 (4.69%) SOAP
13 15 (4.69%) OAuth
14 12 (3.75%) Spring MVC
15 11 (3.44%) Symfony
15 11 (3.44%) Ajax
16 10 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.56%) Raspberry Pi
3 17 (5.31%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.69%) E-Learning
4 15 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.69%) Learning Management System
5 9 (2.81%) EqualLogic
6 8 (2.50%) User Experience
6 8 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.19%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (1.88%) Social Media
8 6 (1.88%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.56%) Streaming Video
9 5 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.56%) IPTV
10 4 (1.25%) Streaming Media
11 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (25.00%) Windows
2 69 (21.56%) UNIX
3 44 (13.75%) Ubuntu
4 22 (6.88%) Embedded Linux
5 13 (4.06%) Debian
6 7 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.19%) Android
7 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.63%) CentOS
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (16.25%) Software Engineering
3 47 (14.69%) DevOps
4 35 (10.94%) MVC
5 33 (10.31%) OOP
6 32 (10.00%) Web Development
7 19 (5.94%) CRM
8 17 (5.31%) Configuration Management
8 17 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (4.69%) TDD
10 11 (3.44%) OOD
11 8 (2.50%) Load Balancing
11 8 (2.50%) Analytics
11 8 (2.50%) Automated Testing
12 7 (2.19%) User Stories
12 7 (2.19%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (2.19%) OO
12 7 (2.19%) Scrum
13 6 (1.88%) SDLC
14 5 (1.56%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 109 (34.06%) JavaScript
2 86 (26.88%) Java
3 79 (24.69%) PHP
4 70 (21.88%) C++
5 69 (21.56%) Python
6 56 (17.50%) Ruby
7 55 (17.19%) Perl
8 52 (16.25%) SQL
9 32 (10.00%) C
10 17 (5.31%) Embedded C++
10 17 (5.31%) Bash Shell
11 15 (4.69%) XPath
11 15 (4.69%) XQuery
12 12 (3.75%) Groovy
12 12 (3.75%) Scala
13 7 (2.19%) C#
14 4 (1.25%) PHP5
15 3 (0.94%) ECMAScript
16 1 (0.31%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.31%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 22 (6.88%) Degree
2 7 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (1.88%) CCNA
3 6 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.56%) CCNP
5 1 (0.31%) MCTS
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.31%) MCSE
5 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.38%) SLA
2 5 (1.56%) QA
2 5 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 22 (6.88%) KVM
4 21 (6.56%) Xen
5 7 (2.19%) vSphere
6 6 (1.88%) vCloud
7 4 (1.25%) Ceph
8 3 (0.94%) Varnish
8 3 (0.94%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (9.38%) Puppet
2 17 (5.31%) Nagios
3 11 (3.44%) Capistrano
4 5 (1.56%) Ansible
5 4 (1.25%) SCCM
5 4 (1.25%) Icinga
6 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.63%) logstash
7 2 (0.63%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.63%) Graphite
8 1 (0.31%) Munin
Vendors
1 32 (10.00%) VMware
2 24 (7.50%) Oracle
3 17 (5.31%) Cisco
4 15 (4.69%) Zend
5 10 (3.13%) NetApp
6 9 (2.81%) Juniper
6 9 (2.81%) HP
7 7 (2.19%) Sage
8 6 (1.88%) Microsoft
9 5 (1.56%) Veeam
10 4 (1.25%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.25%) IBM
10 4 (1.25%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.25%) F5
10 4 (1.25%) Zerto
11 3 (0.94%) Acronis
11 3 (0.94%) Dell
11 3 (0.94%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.94%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.63%) Google
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