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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 114 216 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 13.40% 17.65% 17.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.62% 60.67% 70.99%
Number of salaries quoted 106 194 114
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
185 356 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 21.74% 29.08% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 158 321 160
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 136 (45.18%) MySQL
2 113 (37.54%) HTML
3 108 (35.88%) JavaScript
4 98 (32.56%) CSS
5 76 (25.25%) Java
6 73 (24.25%) PHP
7 72 (23.92%) Apache
8 66 (21.93%) C++
8 66 (21.93%) Git (software)
9 65 (21.59%) Windows
10 64 (21.26%) Python
11 60 (19.93%) UNIX
12 59 (19.60%) PostgreSQL
13 50 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (16.28%) SQL
14 49 (16.28%) DevOps
15 46 (15.28%) Ruby
16 44 (14.62%) Perl
16 44 (14.62%) LAMP
17 43 (14.29%) Tomcat
17 43 (14.29%) Subversion
18 41 (13.62%) Software Engineering
19 37 (12.29%) Ubuntu
20 34 (11.30%) jQuery
20 34 (11.30%) Web Services
20 34 (11.30%) Relational Database
21 33 (10.96%) Maven
22 30 (9.97%) Spring
22 30 (9.97%) Web Development
22 30 (9.97%) Degree

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (23.92%) Apache
2 43 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.65%) Moodle
4 10 (3.32%) Node.js
5 8 (2.66%) nginx
6 7 (2.33%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.33%) CMS
7 6 (1.99%) TYPO3
7 6 (1.99%) WordPress
8 5 (1.66%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.33%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.00%) IIS
10 3 (1.00%) Confluence
10 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.66%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.66%) Jetty
12 1 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (2.66%) MS Office
2 4 (1.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.66%) SaaS
2 5 (1.66%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.66%) Route 53
2 5 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.00%) Joyent
4 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.97%) DNS
2 28 (9.30%) HTTP
3 22 (7.31%) TCP/IP
4 21 (6.98%) SMTP
5 15 (4.98%) SAN
6 14 (4.65%) LDAP
7 12 (3.99%) VoIP
7 12 (3.99%) IMAP
8 11 (3.65%) SSH
8 11 (3.65%) BGP
8 11 (3.65%) Firewall
9 9 (2.99%) VPN
9 9 (2.99%) VLAN
9 9 (2.99%) Wireshark
10 7 (2.33%) Internet
10 7 (2.33%) OSPF
11 6 (1.99%) Intranet
12 5 (1.66%) SSL
12 5 (1.66%) Wireless
13 4 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (45.18%) MySQL
2 59 (19.60%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (11.30%) Relational Database
4 26 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.98%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.00%) Redis
10 2 (0.66%) Big Data
10 2 (0.66%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.66%) HBase
10 2 (0.66%) SQLite
10 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.66%) BaseX
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 66 (21.93%) Git (software)
2 43 (14.29%) Subversion
3 33 (10.96%) Maven
4 30 (9.97%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.65%) Ant
6 9 (2.99%) JIRA
7 4 (1.33%) Bower
7 4 (1.33%) gulp
8 2 (0.66%) Selenium
8 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.33%) Mocha
9 1 (0.33%) Redmine
9 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.33%) Sinon.JS
General
1 23 (7.64%) Finance
2 12 (3.99%) Legal
3 10 (3.32%) Marketing
4 7 (2.33%) Publishing
5 6 (1.99%) Advertising
5 6 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 180 (59.80%) Developer
2 64 (21.26%) Systems Administrator
3 62 (20.60%) Administrator
4 54 (17.94%) Software Developer
5 52 (17.28%) PHP Developer
6 36 (11.96%) Junior
6 36 (11.96%) Software Engineer
7 35 (11.63%) C++ Developer
8 33 (10.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 33 (10.96%) Linux Administrator
9 29 (9.63%) Java Developer
10 28 (9.30%) Web Developer
11 27 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
11 27 (8.97%) Junior Developer
12 25 (8.31%) Linux Developer
13 23 (7.64%) PHP Web Developer
14 22 (7.31%) Programmer
15 21 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
16 20 (6.64%) DevOps Engineer
17 17 (5.65%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (37.54%) HTML
2 98 (32.56%) CSS
3 44 (14.62%) LAMP
4 34 (11.30%) Web Services
4 34 (11.30%) jQuery
5 30 (9.97%) Spring
6 26 (8.64%) .NET
7 20 (6.64%) HTML5
8 19 (6.31%) XML
8 19 (6.31%) Django
9 18 (5.98%) Qt
10 16 (5.32%) Ajax
11 15 (4.98%) J2EE
12 14 (4.65%) Hibernate
12 14 (4.65%) OAuth
13 12 (3.99%) Spring MVC
13 12 (3.99%) SOAP
14 11 (3.65%) Symfony
14 11 (3.65%) JPA
15 10 (3.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.97%) Raspberry Pi
3 23 (7.64%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.65%) Learning Management System
4 14 (4.65%) E-Learning
5 13 (4.32%) User Experience
6 12 (3.99%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.99%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.99%) EqualLogic
8 8 (2.66%) Social Media
9 6 (1.99%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.99%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.66%) Streaming Video
10 5 (1.66%) IPTV
11 4 (1.33%) Streaming Media
12 3 (1.00%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
14 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.59%) Windows
2 60 (19.93%) UNIX
3 37 (12.29%) Ubuntu
4 25 (8.31%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (3.99%) Android
5 12 (3.99%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.33%) Debian
7 4 (1.33%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.66%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (16.28%) DevOps
3 41 (13.62%) Software Engineering
4 30 (9.97%) Web Development
4 30 (9.97%) MVC
5 25 (8.31%) OOP
6 14 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 13 (4.32%) TDD
8 12 (3.99%) CRM
8 12 (3.99%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (3.32%) Analytics
11 7 (2.33%) Scrum
12 6 (1.99%) OOD
12 6 (1.99%) Automated Testing
12 6 (1.99%) Load Balancing
12 6 (1.99%) User Stories
13 5 (1.66%) Auto-Scaling
13 5 (1.66%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (1.66%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 108 (35.88%) JavaScript
2 76 (25.25%) Java
3 73 (24.25%) PHP
4 66 (21.93%) C++
5 64 (21.26%) Python
6 49 (16.28%) SQL
7 46 (15.28%) Ruby
8 44 (14.62%) Perl
9 28 (9.30%) C
10 23 (7.64%) Bash Shell
11 20 (6.64%) Embedded C++
12 13 (4.32%) C#
13 9 (2.99%) Groovy
13 9 (2.99%) Scala
14 8 (2.66%) XPath
14 8 (2.66%) XQuery
15 4 (1.33%) PHP5
16 3 (1.00%) ECMAScript
17 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 30 (9.97%) Degree
2 7 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (1.99%) CCNA
3 6 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.66%) CCNP
5 1 (0.33%) MCTS
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) MCSE
5 1 (0.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.32%) SLA
2 5 (1.66%) QA
System Software
1 22 (7.31%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.98%) KVM
4 14 (4.65%) Xen
5 6 (1.99%) vCloud
6 4 (1.33%) Ceph
6 4 (1.33%) Varnish
7 3 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.00%) vSphere
8 2 (0.66%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (7.64%) Puppet
2 18 (5.98%) Nagios
3 6 (1.99%) Ansible
3 6 (1.99%) Capistrano
4 4 (1.33%) Icinga
5 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.66%) logstash
6 2 (0.66%) Graphite
7 1 (0.33%) Munin
7 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (6.98%) VMware
2 17 (5.65%) Oracle
3 15 (4.98%) Zend
4 11 (3.65%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.32%) Cisco
6 7 (2.33%) Juniper
7 6 (1.99%) NetApp
8 5 (1.66%) HP
8 5 (1.66%) Sage
8 5 (1.66%) Veeam
9 4 (1.33%) F5
9 4 (1.33%) Zerto
9 4 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.00%) Dell
10 3 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.00%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.00%) Google
10 3 (1.00%) Acronis
10 3 (1.00%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.66%) Facebook
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