The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 82 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.36% 0.094% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.095% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
942 1052 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.43% 98.97% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 849 893 621
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the East Sussex region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +8 12 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title 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 with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) Windows
3 21 (75.00%) Electronics
4 14 (50.00%) C++
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (50.00%) Qt
5 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 7 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (25.00%) Games
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) MS Office
6 7 (25.00%) Unix
6 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (7.14%) PHP
8 2 (7.14%) Fedora
8 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
8 2 (7.14%) Xen
8 2 (7.14%) Firewall
8 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
8 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
8 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Puppet
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.57%) Software Optimisation

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title 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 with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (75.00%) Electronics
2 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 7 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Fedora
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.57%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (3.57%) DevOps
3 1 (3.57%) Microservices
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Xen
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago