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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 100 112 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.14% 12.20% 13.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.80% 48.07% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 97 92 73
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
173 233 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 21.00% 25.38% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 151 209 105
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,638 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (40.80%) MySQL
2 91 (36.40%) HTML
3 86 (34.40%) JavaScript
3 86 (34.40%) CSS
4 85 (34.00%) Windows
5 69 (27.60%) Java
6 65 (26.00%) SQL
7 64 (25.60%) LAMP
8 55 (22.00%) PHP
9 53 (21.20%) Git (software)
10 50 (20.00%) Spring
11 48 (19.20%) Apache
12 42 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (16.40%) Degree
14 39 (15.60%) Bash Shell
15 38 (15.20%) C++
16 36 (14.40%) PostgreSQL
17 35 (14.00%) Unix
18 33 (13.20%) Python
18 33 (13.20%) HTML5
19 32 (12.80%) SQL Server
20 31 (12.40%) jQuery
20 31 (12.40%) Software Engineering
21 29 (11.60%) Oracle
22 28 (11.20%) Subversion
23 26 (10.40%) OO
24 24 (9.60%) Electronics
25 22 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
25 22 (8.80%) Data Centre
26 21 (8.40%) Web Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 48 (19.20%) Apache
2 15 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.20%) Jetty
4 12 (4.80%) Apache Solr
5 11 (4.40%) IIS
6 9 (3.60%) nginx
6 9 (3.60%) Node.js
7 8 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.40%) CMS
9 5 (2.00%) WordPress
10 4 (1.60%) Moodle
11 3 (1.20%) Totara
12 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.80%) SAS
13 1 (0.40%) Drupal
13 1 (0.40%) JBoss
13 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (5.20%) MS Office
2 4 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.20%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.80%) GitHub
3 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Joyent
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.40%) HTTP
1 16 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.80%) DNS
3 11 (4.40%) VoIP
4 10 (4.00%) VPN
5 9 (3.60%) Firewall
6 8 (3.20%) LAN
6 8 (3.20%) WAN
7 7 (2.80%) SSH
8 6 (2.40%) Wireshark
9 5 (2.00%) SAN
10 3 (1.20%) DHCP
10 3 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.20%) Network Security
11 2 (0.80%) Internet
11 2 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.80%) SMTP
12 1 (0.40%) MPLS
12 1 (0.40%) SMS
12 1 (0.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (40.80%) MySQL
2 36 (14.40%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (12.80%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.20%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.60%) SQLite
6 10 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.20%) Redis
8 6 (2.40%) MariaDB
8 6 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.00%) BaseX
9 5 (2.00%) MarkLogic
10 3 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.20%) Big Data
11 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.40%) OLAP
12 1 (0.40%) OLTP
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (21.20%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.20%) Subversion
3 17 (6.80%) JUnit
3 17 (6.80%) Maven
4 16 (6.40%) TestNG
5 7 (2.80%) Grunt
5 7 (2.80%) gulp
5 7 (2.80%) JIRA
6 5 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.80%) Ant
8 2 (0.80%) Hudson
9 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.40%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.40%) Gradle
9 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
General
1 24 (9.60%) Electronics
2 21 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.40%) Finance
3 16 (6.40%) Marketing
4 13 (5.20%) Legal
5 11 (4.40%) Games
6 4 (1.60%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 140 (56.00%) Developer
2 60 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.40%) Administrator
4 32 (12.80%) Systems Administrator
5 30 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 25 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 25 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 25 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 25 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 25 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 23 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (9.20%) Web Developer
8 19 (7.60%) C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 17 (6.80%) Embedded Engineer
9 17 (6.80%) HTML Developer
9 17 (6.80%) Linux Developer
9 17 (6.80%) Support Engineer
10 16 (6.40%) HTML CSS Developer
10 16 (6.40%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (36.40%) HTML
2 86 (34.40%) CSS
3 64 (25.60%) LAMP
4 50 (20.00%) Spring
5 33 (13.20%) HTML5
6 31 (12.40%) jQuery
7 20 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
8 19 (7.60%) J2EE
8 19 (7.60%) JPA
8 19 (7.60%) Qt
9 17 (6.80%) Hibernate
9 17 (6.80%) XML
10 15 (6.00%) Ajax
10 15 (6.00%) Django
10 15 (6.00%) Java EE
11 14 (5.60%) .NET
11 14 (5.60%) CSS3
11 14 (5.60%) Spring MVC
12 13 (5.20%) Servlets
13 12 (4.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (8.80%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.60%) User Experience
3 17 (6.80%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.00%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (5.60%) Computer Science
6 13 (5.20%) Mobile App
7 11 (4.40%) Social Media
8 10 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.20%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.20%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.80%) Animation
11 2 (0.80%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.40%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.40%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 85 (34.00%) Windows
2 35 (14.00%) Unix
3 13 (5.20%) Android
3 13 (5.20%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.20%) Ubuntu
4 11 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.80%) CentOS
8 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.40%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (12.40%) Software Engineering
3 26 (10.40%) OO
4 21 (8.40%) Web Development
5 18 (7.20%) MVC
6 17 (6.80%) OOP
7 15 (6.00%) Scrum
8 14 (5.60%) Front End Development
9 13 (5.20%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (5.20%) OOD
10 12 (4.80%) Data Protection
11 11 (4.40%) Data Modelling
11 11 (4.40%) Domain-Driven Design
12 10 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (4.00%) Integration Testing
13 9 (3.60%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.60%) DevOps
13 9 (3.60%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.60%) Project Management
14 8 (3.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 86 (34.40%) JavaScript
2 69 (27.60%) Java
3 65 (26.00%) SQL
4 55 (22.00%) PHP
5 39 (15.60%) Bash Shell
6 38 (15.20%) C++
7 33 (13.20%) Python
8 18 (7.20%) C
9 17 (6.80%) Embedded C++
10 15 (6.00%) C#
11 6 (2.40%) Perl
12 5 (2.00%) XPath
12 5 (2.00%) XQuery
13 4 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.80%) Ruby
15 1 (0.40%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.40%) Scala
15 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (16.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) CCNA
2 1 (0.40%) CCNP
2 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 19 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.40%) Xen
3 8 (3.20%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.80%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.40%) Varnish
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.80%) Docker
7 2 (0.80%) KVM
7 2 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (5.20%) Ansible
2 6 (2.40%) Puppet
3 5 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.60%) Nagios
4 4 (1.60%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (11.60%) Oracle
2 21 (8.40%) VMware
3 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
4 16 (6.40%) Citrix
5 8 (3.20%) Cisco
5 8 (3.20%) Google
6 5 (2.00%) Zend
7 4 (1.60%) Adobe
8 3 (1.20%) New Relic
8 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.20%) Symantec
9 2 (0.80%) Sybase
9 2 (0.80%) Teradata
10 1 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.40%) Rackspace
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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