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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 96 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.48% 1.27% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.28% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1005 1403 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.73% 98.80% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1185 700
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 4 September 2015. 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 +2 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) DevOps
3 12 (57.14%) OAuth
3 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (57.14%) Learning Management System
3 12 (57.14%) Moodle
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) E-Learning
3 12 (57.14%) Subversion
3 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 12 (57.14%) LDAP
4 7 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (23.81%) LAMP
6 4 (19.05%) Device Driver
6 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Streaming Media
6 4 (19.05%) IPTV
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) WebGL

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) Moodle
2 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
1 3 (14.29%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) LDAP
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) SMS
3 3 (14.29%) SMTP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Subversion
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) OAuth
2 5 (23.81%) LAMP
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) WebGL
3 4 (19.05%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) E-Learning
1 12 (57.14%) Learning Management System
2 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (19.05%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (19.05%) Streaming Media
2 4 (19.05%) IPTV
2 4 (19.05%) Device Driver
2 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) C
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Nagios
1 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Rackspace