The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 120 112 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 14.00% 13.05% 19.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.05% 65.88% 63.07%
Number of salaries quoted 104 105 195
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,645 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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
218 170 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.44% 19.81% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 200 156 315
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 101 (50.25%) DevOps
2 71 (35.32%) Puppet
3 58 (28.86%) MySQL
4 53 (26.37%) Python
5 50 (24.88%) Java
6 49 (24.38%) Windows
6 49 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
7 45 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (21.39%) PHP
8 43 (21.39%) VMware
9 42 (20.90%) Software Engineering
10 39 (19.40%) Ruby
10 39 (19.40%) SQL
11 36 (17.91%) Opscode Chef
12 35 (17.41%) Oracle
12 35 (17.41%) Apache
13 34 (16.92%) DNS
13 34 (16.92%) Spring
14 33 (16.42%) Unix
15 32 (15.92%) TCP/IP
15 32 (15.92%) Jenkins
16 30 (14.93%) SQL Server
16 30 (14.93%) Web Development
17 29 (14.43%) IIS
18 28 (13.93%) HTML
19 27 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
20 26 (12.94%) Bash Shell
21 25 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
22 24 (11.94%) Scrum
22 24 (11.94%) Ansible

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (17.41%) Apache
2 29 (14.43%) IIS
3 14 (6.97%) nginx
3 14 (6.97%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.47%) Apache Solr
5 9 (4.48%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.48%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.49%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.49%) Drupal
9 3 (1.49%) Jetty
10 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.00%) Liferay
11 1 (0.50%) Confluence
11 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.50%) Moodle
11 1 (0.50%) Totara
Applications
1 4 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.98%) Office 365
4 6 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.99%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (1.49%) GitHub
5 3 (1.49%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.50%) IaaS
7 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (16.92%) DNS
2 32 (15.92%) TCP/IP
3 23 (11.44%) VoIP
4 22 (10.95%) DHCP
4 22 (10.95%) VLAN
5 18 (8.96%) Firewall
5 18 (8.96%) LAN
5 18 (8.96%) WAN
6 14 (6.97%) HTTP
7 7 (3.48%) SMTP
7 7 (3.48%) VPN
8 6 (2.99%) SAN
9 5 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (2.49%) Network Security
10 4 (1.99%) Broadband
11 3 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.00%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.86%) MySQL
2 30 (14.93%) SQL Server
3 27 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.48%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.98%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.48%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.99%) Redis
11 3 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.49%) SQLite
12 2 (1.00%) Big Data
12 2 (1.00%) HBase
12 2 (1.00%) OrientDB
13 1 (0.50%) BaseX
13 1 (0.50%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 32 (15.92%) Jenkins
2 21 (10.45%) JIRA
3 12 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.98%) Subversion
5 7 (3.48%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.99%) GitLab
7 3 (1.49%) Ant
7 3 (1.49%) CircleCI
7 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.49%) Maven
7 3 (1.49%) Selenium
7 3 (1.49%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.00%) JUnit
8 2 (1.00%) TestNG
8 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.50%) Hudson
9 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.50%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (6.97%) Marketing
2 12 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.99%) Publishing
4 5 (2.49%) Electronics
5 4 (1.99%) Games
6 3 (1.49%) Law
7 2 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (32.84%) Developer
2 54 (26.87%) Linux Engineer
3 38 (18.91%) Support Engineer
4 34 (16.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (16.92%) Java Developer
5 31 (15.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 29 (14.43%) Administrator
7 28 (13.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 24 (11.94%) Analyst
9 23 (11.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (11.44%) Linux Administrator
9 23 (11.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 22 (10.95%) Systems Administrator
11 21 (10.45%) Network Support
12 20 (9.95%) Software Developer
13 19 (9.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 18 (8.96%) Network Analyst
14 18 (8.96%) Network Support Analyst
14 18 (8.96%) Support Analyst
14 18 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.92%) Spring
2 28 (13.93%) HTML
3 23 (11.44%) LAMP
4 21 (10.45%) J2EE
5 18 (8.96%) XML
6 16 (7.96%) JPA
7 14 (6.97%) CSS
7 14 (6.97%) Hibernate
7 14 (6.97%) Node.js
8 11 (5.47%) Web Services
9 10 (4.98%) FreeMarker
9 10 (4.98%) JSP
10 8 (3.98%) LAPP Stack
10 8 (3.98%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (2.99%) .NET
11 6 (2.99%) Qt
11 6 (2.99%) SOAP
12 4 (1.99%) jQuery
12 4 (1.99%) REST
12 4 (1.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.46%) Driving Licence
2 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.98%) User Experience
3 8 (3.98%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (3.48%) Cloud Native
5 6 (2.99%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.99%) Replication
5 6 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.99%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.00%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.38%) Windows
2 33 (16.42%) Unix
3 23 (11.44%) Ubuntu
4 18 (8.96%) Windows Server
5 17 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (5.97%) Android
6 12 (5.97%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.49%) CentOS
8 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (50.25%) DevOps
2 45 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (20.90%) Software Engineering
4 30 (14.93%) Web Development
5 24 (11.94%) Scrum
6 16 (7.96%) Configuration Management
7 14 (6.97%) E-Commerce
8 12 (5.97%) MVC
8 12 (5.97%) OO
9 11 (5.47%) OOP
9 11 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.47%) Server Virtualisation
9 11 (5.47%) TDD
10 10 (4.98%) User Stories
11 9 (4.48%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.48%) Open Source
11 9 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.98%) Load Testing
13 7 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (3.48%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (26.37%) Python
2 50 (24.88%) Java
3 43 (21.39%) PHP
4 39 (19.40%) Ruby
4 39 (19.40%) SQL
5 26 (12.94%) Bash Shell
6 23 (11.44%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.45%) C++
8 8 (3.98%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.48%) Perl
10 6 (2.99%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.49%) C
12 4 (1.99%) XPath
13 3 (1.49%) Groovy
13 3 (1.49%) Scala
14 2 (1.00%) AWK
14 2 (1.00%) C#
14 2 (1.00%) sed
15 1 (0.50%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (6.97%) Degree
2 13 (6.47%) CCNA
2 13 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.49%) RHCE
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.96%) QA
2 8 (3.98%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.45%) vSphere
3 10 (4.98%) Docker
4 5 (2.49%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.99%) Varnish
6 3 (1.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 71 (35.32%) Puppet
2 36 (17.91%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (11.94%) Ansible
4 20 (9.95%) Nagios
5 5 (2.49%) Munin
6 4 (1.99%) Salt
7 3 (1.49%) Cacti
8 2 (1.00%) cPanel
9 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (21.39%) VMware
2 35 (17.41%) Oracle
3 23 (11.44%) Cisco
4 17 (8.46%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.97%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.99%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.99%) New Relic
8 2 (1.00%) Dell
9 1 (0.50%) Acronis
9 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.50%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.50%) Juniper
9 1 (0.50%) Symantec
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago