The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Sussex region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 63 83 100
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 22 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.59% 1.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 0
Median salary £42,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
832 983 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.11% 98.69% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 765 875 903
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +28 21 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (73.53%) DevOps
3 44 (64.71%) Puppet
4 37 (54.41%) Python
5 30 (44.12%) Ansible
6 28 (41.18%) Jenkins
7 26 (38.24%) MySQL
8 20 (29.41%) PHP
8 20 (29.41%) Ubuntu
9 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
10 17 (25.00%) Ruby
10 17 (25.00%) CentOS
11 16 (23.53%) Security Patching
12 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
13 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
13 14 (20.59%) Oracle
13 14 (20.59%) Telecoms
13 14 (20.59%) JIRA
14 13 (19.12%) Nagios
15 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
15 12 (17.65%) Load Testing
16 11 (16.18%) Fault Management
16 11 (16.18%) Firewall
17 9 (13.24%) OpenStack
18 7 (10.29%) Degree
19 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
19 6 (8.82%) High Availability
20 5 (7.35%) HBase

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 9 (13.24%) OpenStack
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) Big Data
2 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 28 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.59%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (1.47%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (29.41%) Ubuntu
3 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (25.00%) CentOS
5 3 (4.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) DevOps
2 16 (23.53%) Security Patching
3 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
4 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 12 (17.65%) Load Testing
5 11 (16.18%) Fault Management
6 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.82%) High Availability
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.47%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) Python
2 20 (29.41%) PHP
3 17 (25.00%) Ruby
4 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (4.41%) Java
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 44 (64.71%) Puppet
2 30 (44.12%) Ansible
3 18 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (19.12%) Nagios
5 2 (2.94%) Munin
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
2 14 (20.59%) Oracle
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago