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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 123 180 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 14.54% 17.58% 19.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 58.44% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 116 172 177
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
205 308 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.23% 30.08% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 187 279 231
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 104 (44.83%) MySQL
2 79 (34.05%) Windows
3 70 (30.17%) HTML
4 69 (29.74%) JavaScript
5 68 (29.31%) CSS
6 64 (27.59%) PHP
6 64 (27.59%) Apache
7 59 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (24.57%) LAMP
9 56 (24.14%) SQL
10 54 (23.28%) Java
11 50 (21.55%) Web Development
12 41 (17.67%) Python
12 41 (17.67%) Bash Shell
13 40 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
13 40 (17.24%) Git (software)
14 38 (16.38%) Spring
15 36 (15.52%) VMware
16 29 (12.50%) SQL Server
17 26 (11.21%) jQuery
17 26 (11.21%) Unix
18 25 (10.78%) OOP
19 24 (10.34%) Software Engineering
19 24 (10.34%) Oracle
19 24 (10.34%) Citrix
19 24 (10.34%) Firewall
20 23 (9.91%) C++
20 23 (9.91%) JPA
21 22 (9.48%) Microsoft
22 21 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 64 (27.59%) Apache
2 18 (7.76%) IIS
3 17 (7.33%) MS Exchange
4 16 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 13 (5.60%) nginx
6 11 (4.74%) Jetty
7 9 (3.88%) Apache Solr
7 9 (3.88%) Node.js
8 5 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.16%) WordPress
9 2 (0.86%) CMS
9 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.43%) Confluence
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.43%) JBoss
10 1 (0.43%) Liferay
10 1 (0.43%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.33%) Office 365
2 10 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.29%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.86%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.43%) Firebase
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.34%) Firewall
2 18 (7.76%) TCP/IP
3 17 (7.33%) HTTP
4 15 (6.47%) SAN
5 14 (6.03%) DNS
5 14 (6.03%) LAN
5 14 (6.03%) WAN
6 13 (5.60%) DHCP
6 13 (5.60%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (5.60%) Network Security
6 13 (5.60%) VPN
7 11 (4.74%) Wireshark
8 6 (2.59%) VoIP
9 3 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.86%) Internet
11 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.43%) SMTP
11 1 (0.43%) SSL
11 1 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (44.83%) MySQL
2 40 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 12 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.17%) SQLite
5 5 (2.16%) BaseX
5 5 (2.16%) MarkLogic
5 5 (2.16%) Redis
5 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.72%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.05%) Subversion
3 19 (8.19%) JUnit
4 18 (7.76%) TestNG
5 12 (5.17%) Maven
6 11 (4.74%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.59%) Grunt
8 5 (2.16%) Ant
8 5 (2.16%) gulp
9 4 (1.72%) JIRA
10 2 (0.86%) Hudson
11 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.43%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.43%) GitLab
11 1 (0.43%) Gradle
11 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.47%) Marketing
3 14 (6.03%) Electronics
4 8 (3.45%) Law
5 5 (2.16%) Games
6 4 (1.72%) Publishing
7 2 (0.86%) Finance
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (47.84%) Developer
2 47 (20.26%) Java Developer
3 45 (19.40%) Linux Engineer
4 43 (18.53%) Administrator
4 43 (18.53%) PHP Developer
5 31 (13.36%) Systems Administrator
6 29 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 29 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 29 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 25 (10.78%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (9.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 18 (7.76%) Software Engineer
9 18 (7.76%) Support Engineer
10 16 (6.90%) Linux Developer
10 16 (6.90%) Linux Support
10 16 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
11 15 (6.47%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (5.60%) C++ Software Engineer
13 12 (5.17%) IT Engineer
14 10 (4.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (30.17%) HTML
2 68 (29.31%) CSS
3 57 (24.57%) LAMP
4 38 (16.38%) Spring
5 26 (11.21%) jQuery
6 23 (9.91%) JPA
7 18 (7.76%) J2EE
8 17 (7.33%) HTML5
8 17 (7.33%) XML
9 13 (5.60%) CSS3
9 13 (5.60%) Qt
10 12 (5.17%) Hibernate
11 11 (4.74%) AngularJS
11 11 (4.74%) LAPP Stack
12 10 (4.31%) Spring MVC
13 9 (3.88%) Java EE
13 9 (3.88%) Servlets
14 7 (3.02%) Django
15 5 (2.16%) Lucene
15 5 (2.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (8.62%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.60%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (4.74%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.31%) Social Media
5 8 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (3.45%) User Experience
6 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.86%) Animation
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 79 (34.05%) Windows
2 26 (11.21%) Unix
3 17 (7.33%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (6.47%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.16%) Fedora
7 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (21.55%) Web Development
3 25 (10.78%) OOP
4 24 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 17 (7.33%) DevOps
6 15 (6.47%) OO
7 13 (5.60%) Configuration Management
7 13 (5.60%) Data Modelling
7 13 (5.60%) Mentoring
7 13 (5.60%) MVC
7 13 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (5.60%) Scrum
8 12 (5.17%) Data Protection
9 11 (4.74%) OOD
9 11 (4.74%) Time Management
10 8 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (3.45%) Front End Development
11 7 (3.02%) Integration Testing
11 7 (3.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (29.74%) JavaScript
2 64 (27.59%) PHP
3 56 (24.14%) SQL
4 54 (23.28%) Java
5 41 (17.67%) Bash Shell
5 41 (17.67%) Python
6 23 (9.91%) C++
7 18 (7.76%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.74%) Ruby
9 9 (3.88%) C
9 9 (3.88%) Embedded C++
10 6 (2.59%) Perl
11 5 (2.16%) XPath
11 5 (2.16%) XQuery
12 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.29%) Groovy
13 3 (1.29%) Scala
14 1 (0.43%) C#
14 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (7.76%) Degree
2 2 (0.86%) RHCE
2 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.33%) Xen
3 15 (6.47%) vSphere
4 13 (5.60%) Docker
5 7 (3.02%) XenApp
6 6 (2.59%) Active Directory
6 6 (2.59%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.72%) KVM
8 3 (1.29%) Varnish
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (8.19%) Ansible
2 14 (6.03%) Puppet
3 10 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.16%) Nagios
5 3 (1.29%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (15.52%) VMware
2 24 (10.34%) Citrix
2 24 (10.34%) Oracle
3 22 (9.48%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.45%) Google
5 7 (3.02%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.16%) Cisco
7 4 (1.72%) Adobe
8 2 (0.86%) Dell
8 2 (0.86%) New Relic
8 2 (0.86%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.43%) Acronis
9 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.43%) Symantec
9 1 (0.43%) Zend
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