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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 160 228 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 18.39% 17.66% 15.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.26% 66.67% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 153 210 116
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 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
249 342 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.62% 26.49% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 215 308 180
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 164 (50.46%) MySQL
2 117 (36.00%) HTML
3 106 (32.62%) JavaScript
4 104 (32.00%) CSS
5 94 (28.92%) Java
6 83 (25.54%) Windows
7 79 (24.31%) PHP
8 78 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
9 77 (23.69%) Python
10 76 (23.38%) C++
11 75 (23.08%) Apache
12 73 (22.46%) Git (software)
13 67 (20.62%) UNIX
14 65 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 61 (18.77%) Software Engineering
15 61 (18.77%) Perl
16 60 (18.46%) SQL
17 57 (17.54%) Ruby
18 56 (17.23%) Tomcat
19 51 (15.69%) Subversion
20 48 (14.77%) DevOps
21 45 (13.85%) Ubuntu
22 44 (13.54%) LAMP
23 41 (12.62%) HTTP
24 40 (12.31%) Jenkins
25 37 (11.38%) DNS
26 36 (11.08%) Web Services
26 36 (11.08%) MVC
26 36 (11.08%) Spring
27 35 (10.77%) Maven

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 75 (23.08%) Apache
2 56 (17.23%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.62%) CMS
3 15 (4.62%) Moodle
4 14 (4.31%) WordPress
4 14 (4.31%) TYPO3
5 10 (3.08%) Node.js
5 10 (3.08%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.46%) nginx
6 8 (2.46%) Jetty
7 6 (1.85%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.54%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.23%) IIS
9 4 (1.23%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.92%) Confluence
11 1 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.31%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (0.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (1.54%) Route 53
2 5 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (1.23%) SaaS
4 3 (0.92%) Office 365
5 2 (0.62%) Joyent
5 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.62%) HTTP
2 37 (11.38%) DNS
3 28 (8.62%) SMTP
4 23 (7.08%) BGP
5 22 (6.77%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.62%) LDAP
7 14 (4.31%) SAN
7 14 (4.31%) IMAP
8 13 (4.00%) OSPF
9 12 (3.69%) Firewall
10 11 (3.38%) Intranet
11 10 (3.08%) Network Security
12 9 (2.77%) VLAN
12 9 (2.77%) VPN
13 8 (2.46%) VoIP
14 6 (1.85%) SSH
14 6 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (1.54%) Wireless
16 4 (1.23%) iSCSI
16 4 (1.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (50.46%) MySQL
2 78 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 26 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (5.54%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.31%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.15%) MarkLogic
7 7 (2.15%) SQLite
7 7 (2.15%) BaseX
8 5 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.62%) Big Data
11 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.31%) HBase
11 1 (0.31%) Redis
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 73 (22.46%) Git (software)
2 51 (15.69%) Subversion
3 40 (12.31%) Jenkins
4 35 (10.77%) Maven
5 13 (4.00%) Ant
6 9 (2.77%) JIRA
7 2 (0.62%) Selenium
7 2 (0.62%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.31%) Mocha
8 1 (0.31%) Redmine
8 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.31%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.31%) Bower
8 1 (0.31%) gulp
General
1 15 (4.62%) Finance
2 14 (4.31%) Publishing
3 10 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.85%) Marketing
5 4 (1.23%) Legal
6 3 (0.92%) Electronics
7 2 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 184 (56.62%) Developer
2 72 (22.15%) Systems Administrator
3 71 (21.85%) Administrator
4 55 (16.92%) PHP Developer
5 54 (16.62%) Software Engineer
6 49 (15.08%) Software Developer
7 41 (12.62%) Java Developer
8 40 (12.31%) C++ Developer
9 39 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 39 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
10 35 (10.77%) Web Developer
11 27 (8.31%) Junior
11 27 (8.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 26 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
13 24 (7.38%) Senior Developer
14 23 (7.08%) Programmer
15 22 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
16 20 (6.15%) LAMP Developer
16 20 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
17 19 (5.85%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (36.00%) HTML
2 104 (32.00%) CSS
3 44 (13.54%) LAMP
4 36 (11.08%) Web Services
4 36 (11.08%) Spring
5 35 (10.77%) jQuery
6 29 (8.92%) XML
7 26 (8.00%) Qt
8 20 (6.15%) JPA
8 20 (6.15%) Hibernate
8 20 (6.15%) Django
9 18 (5.54%) .NET
10 17 (5.23%) J2EE
11 15 (4.62%) OAuth
11 15 (4.62%) HTML5
12 14 (4.31%) SOAP
13 13 (4.00%) Servlets
14 12 (3.69%) Spring MVC
15 10 (3.08%) Java EE
16 9 (2.77%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.54%) Raspberry Pi
4 15 (4.62%) E-Learning
4 15 (4.62%) Learning Management System
5 13 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.77%) EqualLogic
7 8 (2.46%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.85%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.54%) Streaming Video
10 5 (1.54%) IPTV
10 5 (1.54%) User Experience
11 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.23%) Streaming Media
12 3 (0.92%) Social Media
13 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.54%) Windows
2 67 (20.62%) UNIX
3 45 (13.85%) Ubuntu
4 21 (6.46%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (4.31%) Debian
6 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.23%) Android
6 4 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.62%) CentOS
8 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (18.77%) Software Engineering
3 48 (14.77%) DevOps
4 36 (11.08%) MVC
5 32 (9.85%) OOP
5 32 (9.85%) Web Development
6 21 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (6.46%) Configuration Management
7 20 (6.15%) TDD
7 20 (6.15%) CRM
8 13 (4.00%) OO
9 12 (3.69%) Load Balancing
9 12 (3.69%) Open Source
10 11 (3.38%) User Stories
10 11 (3.38%) OOD
11 9 (2.77%) Automated Testing
12 8 (2.46%) SDLC
13 7 (2.15%) Data Modelling
13 7 (2.15%) Scrum
14 6 (1.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 106 (32.62%) JavaScript
2 94 (28.92%) Java
3 79 (24.31%) PHP
4 77 (23.69%) Python
5 76 (23.38%) C++
6 61 (18.77%) Perl
7 60 (18.46%) SQL
8 57 (17.54%) Ruby
9 35 (10.77%) C
10 19 (5.85%) Embedded C++
11 18 (5.54%) XQuery
11 18 (5.54%) XPath
12 17 (5.23%) Bash Shell
13 12 (3.69%) Groovy
13 12 (3.69%) Scala
14 6 (1.85%) C#
15 4 (1.23%) PHP5
15 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.62%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (4.92%) Degree
2 7 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (1.85%) CCNA
3 6 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.54%) 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 (4.31%) SLA
2 8 (2.46%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 27 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (7.08%) KVM
4 22 (6.77%) Xen
5 9 (2.77%) vSphere
6 6 (1.85%) vCloud
7 4 (1.23%) Ceph
8 3 (0.92%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.62%) Varnish
9 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (10.46%) Puppet
2 17 (5.23%) Nagios
3 14 (4.31%) Capistrano
4 6 (1.85%) SCCM
4 6 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.54%) Ansible
6 4 (1.23%) Icinga
7 3 (0.92%) Salt
7 3 (0.92%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.62%) logstash
8 2 (0.62%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.62%) Graphite
9 1 (0.31%) Munin
Vendors
1 35 (10.77%) VMware
2 27 (8.31%) Oracle
3 19 (5.85%) Cisco
4 12 (3.69%) NetApp
5 11 (3.38%) HP
6 10 (3.08%) Zend
7 9 (2.77%) Juniper
8 8 (2.46%) Sage
9 6 (1.85%) IBM
9 6 (1.85%) 3PAR
10 5 (1.54%) Microsoft
10 5 (1.54%) Veeam
11 4 (1.23%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.23%) F5
11 4 (1.23%) Zerto
12 3 (0.92%) Acronis
12 3 (0.92%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.92%) Dell
12 3 (0.92%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.62%) Google
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 days, Pension, Gym, Free Food,
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Big Benefits Package
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
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