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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 54 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 43 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.25% 0.91% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 0
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
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
993 1190 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.22% 98.02% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1018 954
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +39 32 £30,000 -1.63%
Linux Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (51.85%) Windows
3 23 (42.59%) Python
4 19 (35.19%) Bash Shell
5 14 (25.93%) DevOps
6 13 (24.07%) Wireshark
7 12 (22.22%) Electronics
8 11 (20.37%) Puppet
8 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
9 10 (18.52%) Apache
9 10 (18.52%) C++
9 10 (18.52%) MySQL
9 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
9 10 (18.52%) Degree
9 10 (18.52%) Qt
9 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
9 10 (18.52%) LAMP
9 10 (18.52%) Open Source
9 10 (18.52%) Ansible
10 9 (16.67%) Citrix
11 8 (14.81%) SQL
11 8 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (12.96%) XenApp
12 7 (12.96%) PHP
12 7 (12.96%) Advertising
13 6 (11.11%) VoIP
14 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
14 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
15 4 (7.41%) Node.js

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 10 (18.52%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) Wireshark
2 6 (11.11%) VoIP
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (3.70%) VPN
5 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (22.22%) Electronics
2 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.96%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) LAMP
1 10 (18.52%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 8 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (51.85%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Fedora
5 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) DevOps
2 10 (18.52%) Open Source
2 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.70%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.70%) Stress Testing
5 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.85%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (1.85%) Microservices
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.85%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (1.85%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Python
2 19 (35.19%) Bash Shell
3 10 (18.52%) C++
4 8 (14.81%) SQL
5 7 (12.96%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) XenApp
2 2 (3.70%) Xen
3 1 (1.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Puppet
2 10 (18.52%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Citrix
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) VMware