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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 181 236 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 18.99% 20.83% 17.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.74% 72.39% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 173 219 129
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 £30,100 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
298 326 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.27% 28.77% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 262 293 195
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 147 (50.17%) MySQL
2 111 (37.88%) HTML
3 102 (34.81%) JavaScript
4 101 (34.47%) CSS
5 90 (30.72%) Java
6 76 (25.94%) Windows
7 75 (25.60%) PostgreSQL
8 72 (24.57%) Python
9 70 (23.89%) C++
9 70 (23.89%) Git (software)
10 67 (22.87%) PHP
11 65 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
12 64 (21.84%) SQL
12 64 (21.84%) UNIX
13 62 (21.16%) Apache
14 60 (20.48%) Software Engineering
15 58 (19.80%) Perl
16 53 (18.09%) Tomcat
17 52 (17.75%) Ruby
18 50 (17.06%) Subversion
19 41 (13.99%) LAMP
19 41 (13.99%) HTTP
20 39 (13.31%) Spring
20 39 (13.31%) Ubuntu
20 39 (13.31%) jQuery
21 38 (12.97%) Jenkins
21 38 (12.97%) DevOps
22 36 (12.29%) XML
22 36 (12.29%) C
23 34 (11.60%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 62 (21.16%) Apache
2 53 (18.09%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.14%) CMS
4 17 (5.80%) TYPO3
4 17 (5.80%) WordPress
5 13 (4.44%) Moodle
6 9 (3.07%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.73%) Node.js
7 8 (2.73%) Jetty
8 6 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.05%) nginx
9 4 (1.37%) IIS
10 3 (1.02%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.34%) Confluence
11 1 (0.34%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (1.71%) Route 53
2 5 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.02%) Office 365
4 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.99%) HTTP
2 34 (11.60%) DNS
3 26 (8.87%) SMTP
4 23 (7.85%) BGP
5 18 (6.14%) TCP/IP
6 14 (4.78%) IMAP
7 13 (4.44%) LDAP
7 13 (4.44%) OSPF
8 11 (3.75%) Intranet
9 10 (3.41%) Network Security
10 9 (3.07%) VPN
11 8 (2.73%) SAN
11 8 (2.73%) VoIP
12 7 (2.39%) VLAN
13 6 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (1.71%) Wireless
14 5 (1.71%) SSH
15 4 (1.37%) Firewall
15 4 (1.37%) iSCSI
15 4 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (50.17%) MySQL
2 75 (25.60%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (10.58%) SQL Server
4 28 (9.56%) Relational Database
5 21 (7.17%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.39%) MarkLogic
6 7 (2.39%) SQLite
6 7 (2.39%) BaseX
7 5 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.68%) HBase
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.34%) Big Data
11 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 70 (23.89%) Git (software)
2 50 (17.06%) Subversion
3 38 (12.97%) Jenkins
4 34 (11.60%) Maven
5 14 (4.78%) Ant
6 1 (0.34%) JIRA
6 1 (0.34%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (0.34%) Bower
6 1 (0.34%) Mocha
6 1 (0.34%) Redmine
6 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (4.78%) Publishing
2 12 (4.10%) Finance
3 10 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.02%) Electronics
4 3 (1.02%) Marketing
5 2 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 165 (56.31%) Developer
2 60 (20.48%) Systems Administrator
2 60 (20.48%) Administrator
3 53 (18.09%) Software Engineer
4 44 (15.02%) PHP Developer
5 42 (14.33%) Java Developer
6 38 (12.97%) Software Developer
7 37 (12.63%) Web Developer
8 33 (11.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 33 (11.26%) Linux Administrator
9 29 (9.90%) C++ Developer
10 28 (9.56%) Senior Developer
11 26 (8.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 24 (8.19%) PHP Web Developer
13 23 (7.85%) LAMP Developer
14 21 (7.17%) Junior
15 20 (6.83%) DevOps Engineer
16 17 (5.80%) Programmer
16 17 (5.80%) Python Developer
17 16 (5.46%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (37.88%) HTML
2 101 (34.47%) CSS
3 41 (13.99%) LAMP
4 39 (13.31%) Spring
4 39 (13.31%) jQuery
5 36 (12.29%) XML
6 26 (8.87%) Web Services
7 24 (8.19%) Qt
8 22 (7.51%) Django
9 20 (6.83%) Hibernate
9 20 (6.83%) JPA
10 17 (5.80%) J2EE
11 15 (5.12%) .NET
11 15 (5.12%) HTML5
12 13 (4.44%) Servlets
12 13 (4.44%) SOAP
12 13 (4.44%) OAuth
13 12 (4.10%) XSLT
13 12 (4.10%) Spring MVC
14 11 (3.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.48%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.12%) Algorithms
3 15 (5.12%) Raspberry Pi
4 13 (4.44%) E-Learning
4 13 (4.44%) Learning Management System
5 8 (2.73%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (2.73%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.05%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.71%) Streaming Video
7 5 (1.71%) IPTV
8 4 (1.37%) Streaming Media
9 3 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.02%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.68%) Social Media
11 1 (0.34%) User Experience
11 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.34%) VHDL
11 1 (0.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.34%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.94%) Windows
2 64 (21.84%) UNIX
3 39 (13.31%) Ubuntu
4 16 (5.46%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (4.78%) Debian
6 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.68%) CentOS
6 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (20.48%) Software Engineering
3 38 (12.97%) DevOps
4 31 (10.58%) MVC
5 28 (9.56%) OOP
6 27 (9.22%) TDD
7 24 (8.19%) Web Development
7 24 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (7.17%) Configuration Management
9 20 (6.83%) CRM
10 17 (5.80%) Open Source
11 15 (5.12%) OO
12 13 (4.44%) Load Balancing
12 13 (4.44%) User Stories
13 11 (3.75%) OOD
14 8 (2.73%) SDLC
15 7 (2.39%) Data Modelling
15 7 (2.39%) Automated Testing
16 6 (2.05%) Scrum
16 6 (2.05%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 102 (34.81%) JavaScript
2 90 (30.72%) Java
3 72 (24.57%) Python
4 70 (23.89%) C++
5 67 (22.87%) PHP
6 64 (21.84%) SQL
7 58 (19.80%) Perl
8 52 (17.75%) Ruby
9 36 (12.29%) C
10 24 (8.19%) XPath
11 20 (6.83%) XQuery
12 14 (4.78%) Embedded C++
13 12 (4.10%) Groovy
13 12 (4.10%) Scala
14 8 (2.73%) Bash Shell
15 6 (2.05%) C#
16 5 (1.71%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.71%) PHP5
17 1 (0.34%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (0.68%) CCNP
2 2 (0.68%) CCNA
2 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.78%) SLA
2 12 (4.10%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 24 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (7.85%) KVM
3 22 (7.51%) Xen
4 20 (6.83%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.05%) vSphere
5 6 (2.05%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.37%) Ceph
7 2 (0.68%) vCloud
8 1 (0.34%) Varnish
8 1 (0.34%) Firmware
8 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (10.92%) Puppet
2 17 (5.80%) Capistrano
3 9 (3.07%) Nagios
4 8 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.05%) SCCM
5 6 (2.05%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.37%) Salt
6 4 (1.37%) Icinga
7 2 (0.68%) Ansible
8 1 (0.34%) logstash
8 1 (0.34%) Graphite
8 1 (0.34%) Munin
Vendors
1 31 (10.58%) VMware
2 29 (9.90%) Oracle
3 12 (4.10%) Cisco
4 9 (3.07%) HP
4 9 (3.07%) Juniper
5 8 (2.73%) NetApp
5 8 (2.73%) Sage
6 7 (2.39%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.05%) 3PAR
7 6 (2.05%) IBM
8 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.68%) Google
9 2 (0.68%) Zend
9 2 (0.68%) Dell
9 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.68%) Veeam
10 1 (0.34%) Altera
10 1 (0.34%) iRise
10 1 (0.34%) Acronis
10 1 (0.34%) F5
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