The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 197 117 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 15.95% 15.68% 29.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.24% 67.63% 62.78%
Number of salaries quoted 178 112 201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
327 173 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.48% 23.19% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 291 168 325
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
East Sussex

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 25 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 169 (42.68%) MySQL
2 149 (37.63%) Java
3 133 (33.59%) Social Media
4 127 (32.07%) PostgreSQL
5 126 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 119 (30.05%) Degree
7 99 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 89 (22.47%) Bash Shell
9 88 (22.22%) HTML
10 86 (21.72%) CSS
11 80 (20.20%) Mac OS X
12 75 (18.94%) Puppet
13 73 (18.43%) Computer Science
14 72 (18.18%) Ruby
14 72 (18.18%) Windows
15 71 (17.93%) Node.js
16 68 (17.17%) Apache
16 68 (17.17%) PHP
17 64 (16.16%) Ubuntu
18 63 (15.91%) DNS
18 63 (15.91%) Open Source
19 62 (15.66%) VoIP
20 61 (15.40%) Python
20 61 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
21 52 (13.13%) C
21 52 (13.13%) TCP/IP
21 52 (13.13%) Configuration Management
22 51 (12.88%) Debian
23 49 (12.37%) jQuery
24 46 (11.62%) Tomcat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 71 (17.93%) Node.js
2 68 (17.17%) Apache
3 46 (11.62%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.79%) Jetty
5 10 (2.53%) WordPress
5 10 (2.53%) OpenStack
6 8 (2.02%) IIS
6 8 (2.02%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.26%) Drupal
7 5 (1.26%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.01%) Moodle
9 3 (0.76%) nginx
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 21 (5.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.04%) Basecamp
3 14 (3.54%) GitHub
4 10 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.26%) SaaS
6 3 (0.76%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 63 (15.91%) DNS
2 62 (15.66%) VoIP
3 52 (13.13%) TCP/IP
4 41 (10.35%) LDAP
5 36 (9.09%) HTTP
6 31 (7.83%) SMTP
7 30 (7.58%) DHCP
7 30 (7.58%) FTP
7 30 (7.58%) Asterisk PBX
8 14 (3.54%) Ethernet
9 12 (3.03%) SAN
9 12 (3.03%) VLAN
9 12 (3.03%) Wireless
9 12 (3.03%) InfiniBand
10 11 (2.78%) SSH
10 11 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (2.53%) Wireshark
11 10 (2.53%) Internet
11 10 (2.53%) VPN
12 8 (2.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (42.68%) MySQL
2 127 (32.07%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.07%) HBase
4 28 (7.07%) RDBMS
5 19 (4.80%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.28%) Big Data
7 9 (2.27%) NewSQL
7 9 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 126 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.58%) JIRA
3 29 (7.32%) Maven
4 24 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.04%) Eclipse
6 15 (3.79%) JUnit
6 15 (3.79%) Sinon.JS
7 14 (3.54%) Subversion
7 14 (3.54%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.51%) Hudson
9 1 (0.25%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.25%) Grunt
General
1 36 (9.09%) Electronics
1 36 (9.09%) Marketing
2 11 (2.78%) Advertising
3 5 (1.26%) Legal
4 4 (1.01%) Finance
5 1 (0.25%) Publishing
5 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 152 (38.38%) Developer
2 111 (28.03%) Administrator
3 97 (24.49%) Linux Administrator
4 96 (24.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 96 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
5 72 (18.18%) Java Developer
6 37 (9.34%) Software Engineer
7 36 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 32 (8.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 31 (7.83%) Junior
10 27 (6.82%) PHP Developer
11 24 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (5.81%) IT Manager
12 23 (5.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 23 (5.81%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (5.30%) Front-End Developer
13 21 (5.30%) Support Engineer
14 20 (5.05%) Senior Developer
15 18 (4.55%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (22.22%) HTML
2 86 (21.72%) CSS
3 49 (12.37%) jQuery
4 41 (10.35%) LAMP
5 39 (9.85%) HTML5
6 37 (9.34%) Backbone.js
7 31 (7.83%) Web Services
8 28 (7.07%) CSS3
9 25 (6.31%) Spring
10 16 (4.04%) RESTful
11 15 (3.79%) D3.js
11 15 (3.79%) AngularJS
11 15 (3.79%) Ember.js
12 14 (3.54%) J2EE
13 12 (3.03%) XML
13 12 (3.03%) Kafka
14 11 (2.78%) XSLT
14 11 (2.78%) Hibernate
14 11 (2.78%) JSON
15 10 (2.53%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 133 (33.59%) Social Media
2 73 (18.43%) Computer Science
3 63 (15.91%) Open Source
4 34 (8.59%) Visualisation
5 12 (3.03%) Device Driver
5 12 (3.03%) Statistics
6 11 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (2.27%) Digital Media
7 9 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.51%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.25%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 80 (20.20%) Mac OS X
2 72 (18.18%) Windows
3 64 (16.16%) Ubuntu
4 51 (12.88%) Debian
5 35 (8.84%) Mac OS
6 34 (8.59%) UNIX
7 33 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 26 (6.57%) Embedded Linux
9 23 (5.81%) Mac OS X Server
9 23 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (4.55%) OpenBSD
11 16 (4.04%) CentOS
12 13 (3.28%) Solaris
13 2 (0.51%) Android
13 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (13.13%) Configuration Management
3 45 (11.36%) Software Engineering
3 45 (11.36%) Social Media Monitoring
4 40 (10.10%) Web Development
5 35 (8.84%) TDD
5 35 (8.84%) BDD
6 30 (7.58%) DevOps
7 26 (6.57%) Analytics
8 24 (6.06%) UML
9 23 (5.81%) Project Planning
10 22 (5.56%) ITIL
10 22 (5.56%) Information Security Management
10 22 (5.56%) Security Management
10 22 (5.56%) MVC
10 22 (5.56%) Information Security
10 22 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
11 20 (5.05%) OO
12 18 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (4.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 149 (37.63%) Java
2 99 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 89 (22.47%) Bash Shell
4 72 (18.18%) Ruby
5 68 (17.17%) PHP
6 61 (15.40%) Python
7 52 (13.13%) C
8 39 (9.85%) C++
9 29 (7.32%) SQL
10 28 (7.07%) Perl
11 24 (6.06%) Embedded C++
12 15 (3.79%) Groovy
13 12 (3.03%) Assembly Language
14 11 (2.78%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.78%) XPath
14 11 (2.78%) XQuery
15 9 (2.27%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.01%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.25%) Haskell
17 1 (0.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 119 (30.05%) Degree
2 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (0.76%) CCNP
3 2 (0.51%) CCNA
4 1 (0.25%) CCIP
4 1 (0.25%) HND
4 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.54%) SLA
3 12 (3.03%) JTAG
4 8 (2.02%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (10.10%) Samba
2 24 (6.06%) Postfix
3 17 (4.29%) NFS
4 14 (3.54%) KVM
5 9 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.01%) Xen
7 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) Varnish
7 1 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 75 (18.94%) Puppet
2 14 (3.54%) Nagios
3 13 (3.28%) Ansible
4 10 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.77%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 36 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 17 (4.29%) VMware
3 14 (3.54%) Cisco
4 10 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.27%) Citrix
5 9 (2.27%) Polycom
5 9 (2.27%) Oracle
6 8 (2.02%) Percona
7 5 (1.26%) Rackspace
7 5 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.76%) HP
9 2 (0.51%) Juniper
9 2 (0.51%) Google
10 1 (0.25%) Zend
10 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.25%) NetApp
10 1 (0.25%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.25%) F5
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