The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills 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 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 11 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 204 208 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 16.72% 18.13% 17.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.40% 69.57% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 195 189 147
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
382 299 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.31% 26.07% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 340 258 236
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Linux
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Linux Salary Trend in East Sussex

Linux
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Linux
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 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -3 180 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Hove - 14 £60,000 -
Lewes -5 2 £37,500 -3.84%
Mayfield - 1 £32,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

1 145 (45.45%) MySQL
2 115 (36.05%) HTML
3 106 (33.23%) JavaScript
4 105 (32.92%) CSS
5 104 (32.60%) Java
6 96 (30.09%) Windows
7 78 (24.45%) SQL
8 76 (23.82%) C++
9 75 (23.51%) PostgreSQL
10 74 (23.20%) Software Engineering
11 73 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
11 73 (22.88%) PHP
12 72 (22.57%) Git (software)
13 64 (20.06%) Python
14 62 (19.44%) UNIX
15 58 (18.18%) Perl
16 57 (17.87%) Tomcat
17 56 (17.55%) Apache
18 52 (16.30%) XML
19 48 (15.05%) Subversion
20 46 (14.42%) Ruby
21 45 (14.11%) jQuery
22 44 (13.79%) LAMP
22 44 (13.79%) HTTP
23 43 (13.48%) C
24 42 (13.17%) Spring
24 42 (13.17%) SQL Server
25 39 (12.23%) DevOps
26 37 (11.60%) VMware
27 36 (11.29%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 57 (17.87%) Tomcat
2 56 (17.55%) Apache
3 21 (6.58%) CMS
4 19 (5.96%) TYPO3
4 19 (5.96%) WordPress
5 12 (3.76%) WebSphere
6 11 (3.45%) Moodle
6 11 (3.45%) Jetty
7 8 (2.51%) nginx
7 8 (2.51%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.51%) IIS
8 6 (1.88%) Node.js
9 4 (1.25%) Drupal
10 3 (0.94%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.63%) Documentum
11 2 (0.63%) FileNet
11 2 (0.63%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.94%) MS Office
1 3 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.57%) SaaS
1 5 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.57%) Route 53
1 5 (1.57%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (0.94%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.79%) HTTP
2 35 (10.97%) DNS
3 25 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 24 (7.52%) BGP
5 23 (7.21%) SMTP
6 14 (4.39%) OSPF
7 11 (3.45%) IMAP
7 11 (3.45%) Intranet
8 10 (3.13%) DHCP
8 10 (3.13%) FTP
8 10 (3.13%) VoIP
8 10 (3.13%) Network Security
9 9 (2.82%) LDAP
10 8 (2.51%) VPN
10 8 (2.51%) Internet
10 8 (2.51%) IPsec
11 7 (2.19%) VLAN
12 6 (1.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.57%) SAN
14 4 (1.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (45.45%) MySQL
2 75 (23.51%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (13.17%) SQL Server
4 23 (7.21%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.96%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.51%) SQLite
7 8 (2.51%) MarkLogic
7 8 (2.51%) BaseX
8 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.57%) Big Data
10 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.94%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.63%) HBase
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (22.57%) Git (software)
2 48 (15.05%) Subversion
3 36 (11.29%) Jenkins
4 32 (10.03%) Maven
5 16 (5.02%) Ant
6 1 (0.31%) Redmine
General
1 17 (5.33%) Finance
2 13 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.76%) Publishing
4 7 (2.19%) Electronics
5 6 (1.88%) Marketing
6 3 (0.94%) Retail
7 2 (0.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 168 (52.66%) Developer
2 64 (20.06%) Software Engineer
3 56 (17.55%) Administrator
4 50 (15.67%) Web Developer
5 49 (15.36%) Systems Administrator
6 48 (15.05%) Java Developer
7 43 (13.48%) PHP Developer
8 36 (11.29%) Software Developer
9 35 (10.97%) Senior Developer
10 31 (9.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 30 (9.40%) PHP Web Developer
11 30 (9.40%) LAMP Developer
12 28 (8.78%) Linux Administrator
12 28 (8.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 26 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer
14 22 (6.90%) C++ Developer
15 19 (5.96%) Senior Java Developer
16 18 (5.64%) Senior Software Engineer
16 18 (5.64%) Junior
17 15 (4.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (36.05%) HTML
2 105 (32.92%) CSS
3 52 (16.30%) XML
4 45 (14.11%) jQuery
5 44 (13.79%) LAMP
6 42 (13.17%) Spring
7 31 (9.72%) Web Services
8 30 (9.40%) J2EE
9 26 (8.15%) .NET
9 26 (8.15%) Qt
10 24 (7.52%) JPA
10 24 (7.52%) Hibernate
11 22 (6.90%) Servlets
12 19 (5.96%) Django
13 18 (5.64%) SOAP
14 17 (5.33%) XSLT
14 17 (5.33%) HTML5
15 15 (4.70%) CSS3
16 14 (4.39%) Spring MVC
16 14 (4.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.46%) Open Source
1 27 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.27%) Algorithms
3 12 (3.76%) Raspberry Pi
3 12 (3.76%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (2.82%) Learning Management System
5 9 (2.82%) E-Learning
6 8 (2.51%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.19%) Replication
7 7 (2.19%) User Experience
8 5 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.57%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.25%) Streaming Video
9 4 (1.25%) IPTV
10 3 (0.94%) Streaming Media
11 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.63%) PMI
11 2 (0.63%) W3C
12 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 96 (30.09%) Windows
2 62 (19.44%) UNIX
3 30 (9.40%) Ubuntu
4 15 (4.70%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (3.45%) Debian
6 4 (1.25%) CentOS
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.63%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (23.20%) Software Engineering
2 73 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.23%) DevOps
4 34 (10.66%) OOP
5 33 (10.34%) MVC
6 30 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (8.78%) Configuration Management
7 28 (8.78%) Web Development
8 27 (8.46%) TDD
9 25 (7.84%) CRM
10 23 (7.21%) OO
11 17 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (5.02%) Content Management
12 16 (5.02%) Automated Testing
13 14 (4.39%) Load Balancing
13 14 (4.39%) Unit Testing
14 13 (4.08%) User Stories
14 13 (4.08%) OOD
15 11 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (2.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.23%) JavaScript
2 104 (32.60%) Java
3 78 (24.45%) SQL
4 76 (23.82%) C++
5 73 (22.88%) PHP
6 64 (20.06%) Python
7 58 (18.18%) Perl
8 46 (14.42%) Ruby
9 43 (13.48%) C
10 31 (9.72%) XPath
11 24 (7.52%) XQuery
12 14 (4.39%) Groovy
12 14 (4.39%) Scala
13 13 (4.08%) Embedded C++
14 12 (3.76%) Bash Shell
15 11 (3.45%) T-SQL
16 7 (2.19%) C#
16 7 (2.19%) PHP5
17 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.63%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (5.96%) Degree
2 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.27%) ISO 9001
2 12 (3.76%) SLA
3 9 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 26 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (6.58%) KVM
3 20 (6.27%) Xen
4 13 (4.08%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.51%) VirtualBox
6 6 (1.88%) vSphere
7 4 (1.25%) Ceph
8 2 (0.63%) Varnish
9 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (9.72%) Puppet
2 20 (6.27%) Capistrano
3 10 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.51%) Vagrant
4 8 (2.51%) Nagios
5 6 (1.88%) SCCM
6 4 (1.25%) Salt
6 4 (1.25%) Icinga
7 2 (0.63%) Opsview
8 1 (0.31%) Ansible
8 1 (0.31%) Munin
Vendors
1 37 (11.60%) VMware
2 36 (11.29%) Oracle
3 11 (3.45%) Sage
4 10 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.13%) Juniper
5 9 (2.82%) Cisco
6 7 (2.19%) HP
7 6 (1.88%) NetApp
7 6 (1.88%) IBM
7 6 (1.88%) 3PAR
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Dell
9 1 (0.31%) EMC
9 1 (0.31%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.31%) Sophos
9 1 (0.31%) QNX
9 1 (0.31%) Endeca
9 1 (0.31%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.31%) Pega
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Search Crawley IT
Posted: 22 hours ago
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ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 Per Annum + Great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Search Consultancy
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