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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 153 128 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.65% 12.93% 26.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.69% 57.40% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 132 109 268
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
296 223 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.40% 22.53% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 257 178 407
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +2 147 £40,000 - 5
Lewes -5 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Eastbourne +12 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Uckfield +2 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 132 (33.76%) MySQL
2 122 (31.20%) Java
3 108 (27.62%) Windows
4 107 (27.37%) JavaScript
4 107 (27.37%) SQL
5 97 (24.81%) Bash Shell
6 92 (23.53%) HTML
6 92 (23.53%) CSS
7 90 (23.02%) PHP
8 88 (22.51%) PostgreSQL
9 78 (19.95%) Tomcat
10 73 (18.67%) XML
11 72 (18.41%) Degree
12 71 (18.16%) Apache
13 69 (17.65%) Python
13 69 (17.65%) C++
14 68 (17.39%) UNIX
15 62 (15.86%) Perl
15 62 (15.86%) LAMP
16 60 (15.35%) Git (software)
16 60 (15.35%) VoIP
17 59 (15.09%) TCP/IP
18 57 (14.58%) Spring
18 57 (14.58%) Software Engineering
19 54 (13.81%) Open Source
20 53 (13.55%) Web Services
21 52 (13.30%) DNS
22 51 (13.04%) C
23 49 (12.53%) Ubuntu
24 47 (12.02%) Ruby

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 78 (19.95%) Tomcat
2 71 (18.16%) Apache
3 28 (7.16%) Node.js
4 24 (6.14%) MS Exchange
5 21 (5.37%) IIS
5 21 (5.37%) OpenStack
6 17 (4.35%) Jetty
7 7 (1.79%) CMS
8 6 (1.53%) Drupal
9 5 (1.28%) TYPO3
9 5 (1.28%) WordPress
10 4 (1.02%) nginx
10 4 (1.02%) Moodle
10 4 (1.02%) Lync
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.28%) MS Office
2 2 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Magento
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.07%) SaaS
4 9 (2.30%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
5 3 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 60 (15.35%) VoIP
2 59 (15.09%) TCP/IP
3 52 (13.30%) DNS
4 45 (11.51%) HTTP
5 29 (7.42%) DHCP
6 25 (6.39%) SMTP
6 25 (6.39%) FTP
7 17 (4.35%) VLAN
8 16 (4.09%) SSH
8 16 (4.09%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (3.84%) Wireshark
10 14 (3.58%) Internet
10 14 (3.58%) VPN
11 13 (3.32%) DSL
11 13 (3.32%) OpenVPN
12 12 (3.07%) LDAP
13 8 (2.05%) SAN
14 7 (1.79%) WAN
15 6 (1.53%) Ethernet
15 6 (1.53%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (33.76%) MySQL
2 88 (22.51%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 17 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 17 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.84%) HBase
6 10 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.30%) NewSQL
7 9 (2.30%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.79%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.28%) Big Data
10 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.51%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (15.35%) Git (software)
2 38 (9.72%) Subversion
3 19 (4.86%) Maven
3 19 (4.86%) Ant
4 17 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.30%) JIRA
6 1 (0.26%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.26%) Sinon.JS
General
1 23 (5.88%) Electronics
2 18 (4.60%) Marketing
3 9 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.28%) Advertising
4 5 (1.28%) Publishing
4 5 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.28%) Finance
5 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 134 (34.27%) Developer
2 85 (21.74%) Administrator
3 57 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
4 54 (13.81%) Linux Administrator
5 53 (13.55%) Software Engineer
6 51 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 48 (12.28%) Java Developer
8 46 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
9 45 (11.51%) Web Developer
10 38 (9.72%) Support Engineer
11 31 (7.93%) Senior Developer
12 30 (7.67%) Linux Engineer
13 22 (5.63%) Systems Support
13 22 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
14 20 (5.12%) Systems Support Engineer
14 20 (5.12%) LAMP Developer
15 19 (4.86%) Front-End Developer
15 19 (4.86%) Front-End Web Developer
15 19 (4.86%) DBA
16 18 (4.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (23.53%) HTML
1 92 (23.53%) CSS
2 73 (18.67%) XML
3 62 (15.86%) LAMP
4 57 (14.58%) Spring
5 53 (13.55%) Web Services
6 47 (12.02%) jQuery
7 36 (9.21%) Ajax
8 35 (8.95%) SOAP
9 27 (6.91%) HTML5
10 23 (5.88%) Spring MVC
10 23 (5.88%) J2EE
11 22 (5.63%) Java EE
11 22 (5.63%) Qt
12 21 (5.37%) JPA
12 21 (5.37%) CSS3
12 21 (5.37%) Hibernate
13 16 (4.09%) XSLT
14 15 (3.84%) Cocoon
14 15 (3.84%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.81%) Open Source
2 41 (10.49%) Social Media
3 40 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 28 (7.16%) Embedded Systems
5 25 (6.39%) Algorithms
6 21 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.84%) Visualisation
8 14 (3.58%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (3.32%) Mobile App
9 13 (3.32%) Digital Media
10 9 (2.30%) User Experience
11 8 (2.05%) Replication
12 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 108 (27.62%) Windows
2 68 (17.39%) UNIX
3 49 (12.53%) Ubuntu
4 27 (6.91%) Mac OS X
4 27 (6.91%) Debian
5 25 (6.39%) Windows 7
6 19 (4.86%) Apple iOS
6 19 (4.86%) Android
7 15 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.58%) Mac OS
9 13 (3.32%) Embedded Linux
10 10 (2.56%) openSUSE
11 5 (1.28%) Mac OS X Server
11 5 (1.28%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.02%) OpenBSD
12 4 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.26%) SUSE
13 1 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (14.58%) Software Engineering
2 41 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (10.49%) Configuration Management
2 41 (10.49%) Web Development
3 29 (7.42%) MVC
4 28 (7.16%) OOP
5 27 (6.91%) OO
5 27 (6.91%) E-Commerce
6 26 (6.65%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (6.65%) DevOps
7 19 (4.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (4.09%) Analytics
8 16 (4.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (4.09%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (4.09%) TDD
9 14 (3.58%) UML
9 14 (3.58%) Software Testing
10 13 (3.32%) Social Media Monitoring
10 13 (3.32%) Workflow
10 13 (3.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 122 (31.20%) Java
2 107 (27.37%) JavaScript
2 107 (27.37%) SQL
3 97 (24.81%) Bash Shell
4 90 (23.02%) PHP
5 69 (17.65%) Python
5 69 (17.65%) C++
6 62 (15.86%) Perl
7 51 (13.04%) C
8 47 (12.02%) Ruby
9 40 (10.23%) XPath
10 31 (7.93%) XQuery
11 17 (4.35%) Groovy
11 17 (4.35%) Scala
12 14 (3.58%) Embedded C++
13 10 (2.56%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.56%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.30%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.30%) PHP5
15 6 (1.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 72 (18.41%) Degree
2 4 (1.02%) CCNA
2 4 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.26%) MCSE
4 1 (0.26%) CCNP
4 1 (0.26%) HND
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.14%) ISO 9001
2 17 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (5.63%) Postfix
2 19 (4.86%) KVM
3 15 (3.84%) NFS
4 13 (3.32%) Active Directory
4 13 (3.32%) LXC
5 12 (3.07%) Samba
6 7 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.28%) VirtualBox
7 5 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (1.02%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 42 (10.74%) Puppet
2 19 (4.86%) Ansible
3 12 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.30%) Capistrano
5 8 (2.05%) Vagrant
6 6 (1.53%) Nagios
7 5 (1.28%) Graphite
8 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.26%) Salt
8 1 (0.26%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.26%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 36 (9.21%) VMware
2 33 (8.44%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.39%) Red Hat
4 22 (5.63%) Cisco
5 15 (3.84%) Citrix
6 14 (3.58%) Polycom
7 13 (3.32%) Oracle
8 6 (1.53%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.77%) SolarWinds
9 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.77%) EMC
10 2 (0.51%) Adobe
10 2 (0.51%) HP
11 1 (0.26%) Dell
11 1 (0.26%) Sophos
11 1 (0.26%) Endeca
11 1 (0.26%) Pega
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