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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 129 81 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.82% 9.96% 16.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.00% 56.64% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 113 68 133
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,150 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
300 143 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 27.50% 17.59% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 260 113 258
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 0 115 £40,000 +2.56% 13
Hove - 8 £62,500 - 1
Lewes 0 2 £37,500 -3.84%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 106 (35.22%) SQL
2 104 (34.55%) MySQL
3 100 (33.22%) JavaScript
4 95 (31.56%) HTML
5 92 (30.56%) Java
5 92 (30.56%) CSS
6 91 (30.23%) Windows
7 73 (24.25%) XML
8 65 (21.59%) PHP
8 65 (21.59%) PostgreSQL
9 64 (21.26%) C++
10 63 (20.93%) Perl
11 59 (19.60%) Tomcat
11 59 (19.60%) Git (software)
12 58 (19.27%) Software Engineering
13 57 (18.94%) UNIX
14 56 (18.60%) Spring
15 52 (17.28%) Python
16 49 (16.28%) Apache
17 46 (15.28%) XPath
17 46 (15.28%) jQuery
18 45 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (14.95%) Subversion
18 45 (14.95%) C
19 42 (13.95%) LAMP
19 42 (13.95%) Bash Shell
20 39 (12.96%) HTTP
21 38 (12.62%) Degree
22 37 (12.29%) TCP/IP
22 37 (12.29%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 59 (19.60%) Tomcat
2 49 (16.28%) Apache
3 21 (6.98%) Jetty
4 15 (4.98%) CMS
5 13 (4.32%) WordPress
5 13 (4.32%) TYPO3
6 11 (3.65%) IIS
7 10 (3.32%) Node.js
8 9 (2.99%) MS Exchange
8 9 (2.99%) OpenStack
9 7 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.33%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.99%) Drupal
11 5 (1.66%) Moodle
11 5 (1.66%) nginx
12 4 (1.33%) Lync
13 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.99%) MS Office
2 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.66%) SaaS
2 3 (1.00%) Office 365
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.96%) HTTP
2 37 (12.29%) TCP/IP
3 29 (9.63%) VoIP
4 24 (7.97%) DNS
5 13 (4.32%) SMTP
5 13 (4.32%) BGP
6 11 (3.65%) DHCP
7 8 (2.66%) FTP
8 7 (2.33%) OSPF
9 6 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (1.99%) IPsec
9 6 (1.99%) Network Security
10 5 (1.66%) Intranet
11 4 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
11 4 (1.33%) SNMP
11 4 (1.33%) VLAN
12 3 (1.00%) IMAP
12 3 (1.00%) VPN
12 3 (1.00%) Internet
13 2 (0.66%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (34.55%) MySQL
2 65 (21.59%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (12.29%) SQL Server
4 17 (5.65%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.66%) BaseX
7 8 (2.66%) MarkLogic
7 8 (2.66%) SQLite
8 7 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.99%) Big Data
10 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.66%) HBase
14 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 59 (19.60%) Git (software)
2 45 (14.95%) Subversion
3 21 (6.98%) Maven
4 18 (5.98%) Ant
5 16 (5.32%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (4.32%) Electronics
2 12 (3.99%) Publishing
3 9 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.66%) Marketing
5 3 (1.00%) Finance
6 2 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 138 (45.85%) Developer
2 55 (18.27%) Software Engineer
3 49 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 48 (15.95%) Administrator
5 44 (14.62%) Web Developer
6 40 (13.29%) Senior Developer
7 39 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
8 31 (10.30%) Linux Administrator
8 31 (10.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 28 (9.30%) LAMP Developer
10 24 (7.97%) PHP Developer
11 23 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
11 23 (7.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 19 (6.31%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (5.98%) PHP Web Developer
14 17 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (5.32%) Software Developer
15 16 (5.32%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
15 16 (5.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 15 (4.98%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (31.56%) HTML
2 92 (30.56%) CSS
3 73 (24.25%) XML
4 56 (18.60%) Spring
5 46 (15.28%) jQuery
6 42 (13.95%) LAMP
7 37 (12.29%) Web Services
8 31 (10.30%) J2EE
9 27 (8.97%) JPA
9 27 (8.97%) Hibernate
10 26 (8.64%) SOAP
11 24 (7.97%) Qt
11 24 (7.97%) Servlets
11 24 (7.97%) Ajax
12 23 (7.64%) XSLT
13 21 (6.98%) Spring MVC
13 21 (6.98%) Java EE
14 20 (6.64%) HTML5
15 19 (6.31%) Cocoon
15 19 (6.31%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.29%) Open Source
2 26 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.97%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.31%) Embedded Systems
5 21 (6.98%) Algorithms
6 18 (5.98%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (2.99%) Replication
7 9 (2.99%) Social Media
8 7 (2.33%) User Experience
8 7 (2.33%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.00%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.66%) W3C
11 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 91 (30.23%) Windows
2 57 (18.94%) UNIX
3 22 (7.31%) Ubuntu
4 12 (3.99%) Debian
5 11 (3.65%) Windows 7
6 10 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.32%) Android
7 8 (2.66%) openSUSE
7 8 (2.66%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.33%) Mac OS X Server
8 4 (1.33%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.00%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (19.27%) Software Engineering
2 45 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (11.30%) Web Development
3 34 (11.30%) MVC
4 32 (10.63%) OOP
5 31 (10.30%) OO
6 26 (8.64%) Configuration Management
7 20 (6.64%) TDD
8 19 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (4.98%) DevOps
10 15 (4.98%) E-Commerce
11 13 (4.32%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (4.32%) Software Testing
12 11 (3.65%) Content Management
13 10 (3.32%) Logistics
13 10 (3.32%) Automated Testing
14 9 (2.99%) Unit Testing
14 9 (2.99%) CRM
14 9 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 106 (35.22%) SQL
2 100 (33.22%) JavaScript
3 92 (30.56%) Java
4 65 (21.59%) PHP
5 64 (21.26%) C++
6 63 (20.93%) Perl
7 52 (17.28%) Python
8 46 (15.28%) XPath
9 45 (14.95%) C
10 42 (13.95%) Bash Shell
11 37 (12.29%) XQuery
12 31 (10.30%) Ruby
13 16 (5.32%) Groovy
13 16 (5.32%) Scala
14 13 (4.32%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.99%) PHP5
15 9 (2.99%) C#
16 4 (1.33%) Embedded C++
16 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (12.62%) Degree
2 7 (2.33%) VCP4
3 3 (1.00%) CCNA
3 3 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.64%) ISO 9001
2 15 (4.98%) QA
3 4 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.32%) KVM
3 9 (2.99%) Xen
3 9 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.66%) VirtualBox
5 6 (1.99%) vSphere
5 6 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.33%) Varnish
6 4 (1.33%) NFS
7 3 (1.00%) LXC
8 2 (0.66%) Postfix
9 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (6.98%) Puppet
2 14 (4.65%) Capistrano
3 8 (2.66%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.99%) SCCM
5 5 (1.66%) Ansible
6 4 (1.33%) Salt
7 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (11.63%) VMware
2 19 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.98%) Oracle
4 15 (4.98%) Cisco
5 7 (2.33%) HP
6 6 (1.99%) 3PAR
6 6 (1.99%) IBM
6 6 (1.99%) NetApp
7 3 (1.00%) Sage
7 3 (1.00%) EMC
7 3 (1.00%) Citrix
7 3 (1.00%) Juniper
7 3 (1.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.66%) Polycom
8 2 (0.66%) Adobe
9 1 (0.33%) Endeca
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.33%) Sophos
9 1 (0.33%) Dell
9 1 (0.33%) CheckPoint
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and a g
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum £competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago