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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 147 113 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 15.52% 14.32% 29.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.49% 56.50% 72.35%
Number of salaries quoted 127 99 252
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
243 200 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.66% 25.35% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 218 163 343
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 127 (34.89%) MySQL
2 121 (33.24%) Java
3 104 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 101 (27.75%) SQL
5 92 (25.27%) Bash Shell
6 91 (25.00%) Windows
7 90 (24.73%) HTML
7 90 (24.73%) CSS
8 88 (24.18%) PHP
8 88 (24.18%) PostgreSQL
9 76 (20.88%) Tomcat
10 70 (19.23%) XML
11 69 (18.96%) Degree
11 69 (18.96%) Apache
12 68 (18.68%) UNIX
13 64 (17.58%) Python
14 63 (17.31%) C++
15 61 (16.76%) LAMP
16 58 (15.93%) Perl
17 57 (15.66%) Spring
17 57 (15.66%) Git (software)
18 56 (15.38%) VoIP
19 55 (15.11%) TCP/IP
20 54 (14.84%) Open Source
21 52 (14.29%) Software Engineering
22 51 (14.01%) Web Services
23 49 (13.46%) DNS
23 49 (13.46%) Ubuntu
24 48 (13.19%) C
25 47 (12.91%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 76 (20.88%) Tomcat
2 69 (18.96%) Apache
3 28 (7.69%) Node.js
4 21 (5.77%) OpenStack
4 21 (5.77%) IIS
5 17 (4.67%) MS Exchange
5 17 (4.67%) Jetty
6 7 (1.92%) CMS
7 6 (1.65%) Drupal
8 5 (1.37%) TYPO3
8 5 (1.37%) WordPress
9 4 (1.10%) nginx
9 4 (1.10%) Moodle
9 4 (1.10%) Lync
10 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.37%) MS Office
2 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.02%) SaaS
4 9 (2.47%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.82%) GitHub
6 2 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (15.38%) VoIP
2 55 (15.11%) TCP/IP
3 49 (13.46%) DNS
4 45 (12.36%) HTTP
5 29 (7.97%) DHCP
6 25 (6.87%) SMTP
6 25 (6.87%) FTP
7 17 (4.67%) VLAN
8 16 (4.40%) SSH
8 16 (4.40%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (4.12%) Wireshark
10 14 (3.85%) Internet
10 14 (3.85%) VPN
11 13 (3.57%) DSL
11 13 (3.57%) OpenVPN
12 12 (3.30%) LDAP
13 7 (1.92%) WAN
14 6 (1.65%) Ethernet
14 6 (1.65%) OpenLDAP
15 5 (1.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (34.89%) MySQL
2 88 (24.18%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (6.04%) SQL Server
4 17 (4.67%) RDBMS
4 17 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.12%) HBase
6 10 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (2.47%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.47%) NewSQL
7 9 (2.47%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.92%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.37%) Big Data
10 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.55%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (15.66%) Git (software)
2 38 (10.44%) Subversion
3 19 (5.22%) Maven
3 19 (5.22%) Ant
4 16 (4.40%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.47%) JIRA
6 1 (0.27%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.27%) Sinon.JS
General
1 23 (6.32%) Electronics
2 17 (4.67%) Marketing
3 9 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.10%) Finance
4 4 (1.10%) Publishing
5 2 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 133 (36.54%) Developer
2 77 (21.15%) Administrator
3 57 (15.66%) Systems Administrator
4 54 (14.84%) Linux Administrator
5 51 (14.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 48 (13.19%) Java Developer
7 47 (12.91%) Software Engineer
8 46 (12.64%) Systems Engineer
9 44 (12.09%) Web Developer
10 37 (10.16%) Support Engineer
11 31 (8.52%) Senior Developer
12 30 (8.24%) Linux Engineer
13 22 (6.04%) Systems Support
14 20 (5.49%) Systems Support Engineer
14 20 (5.49%) LAMP Developer
15 19 (5.22%) Front-End Web Developer
15 19 (5.22%) Front-End Developer
15 19 (5.22%) Technical Engineer
15 19 (5.22%) DBA
16 17 (4.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (24.73%) HTML
1 90 (24.73%) CSS
2 70 (19.23%) XML
3 61 (16.76%) LAMP
4 57 (15.66%) Spring
5 51 (14.01%) Web Services
6 47 (12.91%) jQuery
7 35 (9.62%) Ajax
8 34 (9.34%) SOAP
9 27 (7.42%) HTML5
10 23 (6.32%) Spring MVC
10 23 (6.32%) J2EE
11 22 (6.04%) Java EE
12 21 (5.77%) JPA
12 21 (5.77%) CSS3
12 21 (5.77%) Hibernate
13 19 (5.22%) Qt
14 16 (4.40%) XSLT
15 15 (4.12%) Cocoon
15 15 (4.12%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.84%) Open Source
2 40 (10.99%) Computer Science
3 38 (10.44%) Social Media
4 25 (6.87%) Embedded Systems
4 25 (6.87%) Algorithms
5 21 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (3.57%) Visualisation
7 13 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.57%) Digital Media
8 9 (2.47%) User Experience
9 8 (2.20%) Replication
10 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.55%) W3C
11 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 91 (25.00%) Windows
2 68 (18.68%) UNIX
3 49 (13.46%) Ubuntu
4 27 (7.42%) Mac OS X
4 27 (7.42%) Debian
5 20 (5.49%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.95%) Apple iOS
6 18 (4.95%) Android
7 15 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.85%) Mac OS
9 13 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X Server
10 5 (1.37%) openSUSE
11 4 (1.10%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.27%) Solaris
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 40 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (10.44%) Web Development
4 36 (9.89%) Configuration Management
5 29 (7.97%) MVC
6 28 (7.69%) OOP
7 27 (7.42%) OO
8 26 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (6.59%) E-Commerce
10 23 (6.32%) DevOps
11 19 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (4.40%) TDD
13 15 (4.12%) Digital Marketing
14 14 (3.85%) Analytics
14 14 (3.85%) UML
15 13 (3.57%) Workflow
15 13 (3.57%) Migration
15 13 (3.57%) Social Media Monitoring
16 8 (2.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 121 (33.24%) Java
2 104 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 101 (27.75%) SQL
4 92 (25.27%) Bash Shell
5 88 (24.18%) PHP
6 64 (17.58%) Python
7 63 (17.31%) C++
8 58 (15.93%) Perl
9 48 (13.19%) C
10 46 (12.64%) Ruby
11 40 (10.99%) XPath
12 31 (8.52%) XQuery
13 17 (4.67%) Groovy
13 17 (4.67%) Scala
14 14 (3.85%) Embedded C++
15 10 (2.75%) Shell Script
15 10 (2.75%) T-SQL
16 9 (2.47%) PL/SQL
16 9 (2.47%) PHP5
17 6 (1.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 69 (18.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.10%) CCNA
2 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.27%) HND
3 1 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.49%) ISO 9001
2 17 (4.67%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (6.04%) Postfix
2 19 (5.22%) KVM
3 15 (4.12%) NFS
4 13 (3.57%) LXC
5 12 (3.30%) Samba
6 5 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.37%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.37%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.10%) Varnish
8 3 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (11.26%) Puppet
2 18 (4.95%) Ansible
3 11 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.20%) Capistrano
5 7 (1.92%) Vagrant
6 6 (1.65%) Nagios
7 5 (1.37%) Graphite
8 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.27%) Salt
8 1 (0.27%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.27%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 26 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.59%) Red Hat
2 24 (6.59%) VMware
3 22 (6.04%) Cisco
4 15 (4.12%) Citrix
5 14 (3.85%) Polycom
6 13 (3.57%) Oracle
7 5 (1.37%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.82%) SolarWinds
8 3 (0.82%) EMC
9 2 (0.55%) Adobe
9 2 (0.55%) HP
9 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.27%) Sophos
10 1 (0.27%) Endeca
10 1 (0.27%) Pega
10 1 (0.27%) Dell
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 days, Pension, Gym, Free Food,
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