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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 238 124 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 16.74% 16.04% 24.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.19% 64.92% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 216 123 242
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
409 191 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.76% 24.71% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 370 184 417
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +5 217 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Lewes +3 25 £32,500 +18.18%
Eastbourne -2 14 £38,750 +10.71%
Uckfield - 14 £38,750 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £95,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 191 (38.90%) MySQL
2 180 (36.66%) Java
3 152 (30.96%) Social Media
4 151 (30.75%) Degree
5 147 (29.94%) PostgreSQL
6 130 (26.48%) Git (software)
7 115 (23.42%) JavaScript
7 115 (23.42%) Bash Shell
8 101 (20.57%) Windows
9 96 (19.55%) HTML
10 94 (19.14%) CSS
11 90 (18.33%) Mac OS X
12 88 (17.92%) Computer Science
13 87 (17.72%) Puppet
14 80 (16.29%) Ubuntu
14 80 (16.29%) Apache
14 80 (16.29%) Node.js
15 78 (15.89%) Python
15 78 (15.89%) PHP
15 78 (15.89%) Ruby
16 77 (15.68%) VoIP
17 73 (14.87%) Open Source
18 72 (14.66%) Configuration Management
19 70 (14.26%) DNS
20 66 (13.44%) TCP/IP
20 66 (13.44%) Tomcat
21 63 (12.83%) C
22 60 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
23 59 (12.02%) Debian
24 58 (11.81%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 80 (16.29%) Apache
1 80 (16.29%) Node.js
2 66 (13.44%) Tomcat
3 19 (3.87%) MS Exchange
4 18 (3.67%) Jetty
5 16 (3.26%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.24%) IIS
7 10 (2.04%) WordPress
8 5 (1.02%) Drupal
9 4 (0.81%) Moodle
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) CMS
10 1 (0.20%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 21 (4.28%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.07%) Basecamp
3 15 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.85%) GitHub
5 8 (1.63%) SaaS
6 4 (0.81%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 77 (15.68%) VoIP
2 70 (14.26%) DNS
3 66 (13.44%) TCP/IP
4 46 (9.37%) HTTP
5 45 (9.16%) LDAP
6 38 (7.74%) DHCP
7 37 (7.54%) SMTP
7 37 (7.54%) FTP
8 31 (6.31%) Asterisk PBX
9 19 (3.87%) Ethernet
10 16 (3.26%) VLAN
10 16 (3.26%) InfiniBand
11 14 (2.85%) SSH
11 14 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (2.65%) SAN
12 13 (2.65%) Internet
12 13 (2.65%) VPN
12 13 (2.65%) Wireshark
13 11 (2.24%) DSL
13 11 (2.24%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (38.90%) MySQL
2 147 (29.94%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (10.39%) Relational Database
4 39 (7.94%) RDBMS
5 37 (7.54%) HBase
6 15 (3.05%) Big Data
7 14 (2.85%) NewSQL
7 14 (2.85%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.85%) NoSQL
7 14 (2.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (2.85%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 130 (26.48%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.11%) JIRA
3 27 (5.50%) Jenkins
4 26 (5.30%) Maven
5 19 (3.87%) Subversion
6 15 (3.05%) Sinon.JS
7 14 (2.85%) JSUnit
8 11 (2.24%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.04%) JUnit
10 4 (0.81%) Ant
11 2 (0.41%) Hudson
12 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.20%) Grunt
General
1 36 (7.33%) Electronics
2 32 (6.52%) Marketing
3 13 (2.65%) Advertising
4 5 (1.02%) Legal
5 3 (0.61%) Finance
6 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 174 (35.44%) Developer
2 138 (28.11%) Administrator
3 111 (22.61%) Linux Administrator
4 107 (21.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 107 (21.79%) Systems Administrator
5 82 (16.70%) Java Developer
6 46 (9.37%) Web Developer
7 45 (9.16%) Software Engineer
8 34 (6.92%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (6.11%) Junior
10 28 (5.70%) Support Engineer
10 28 (5.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 26 (5.30%) C++ Software Engineer
12 25 (5.09%) Front-End Developer
13 24 (4.89%) Technical Engineer
13 24 (4.89%) DBA
14 23 (4.68%) IT Manager
15 22 (4.48%) Senior Developer
15 22 (4.48%) Systems Support
15 22 (4.48%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (19.55%) HTML
2 94 (19.14%) CSS
3 55 (11.20%) LAMP
4 44 (8.96%) Web Services
4 44 (8.96%) jQuery
5 43 (8.76%) HTML5
6 41 (8.35%) Backbone.js
7 37 (7.54%) Spring
8 28 (5.70%) CSS3
9 26 (5.30%) XML
10 19 (3.87%) SOAP
11 18 (3.67%) Ajax
12 17 (3.46%) J2EE
13 15 (3.05%) Hibernate
13 15 (3.05%) D3.js
13 15 (3.05%) Ember.js
13 15 (3.05%) AngularJS
14 14 (2.85%) JDBC
15 13 (2.65%) JSON
16 12 (2.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 152 (30.96%) Social Media
2 88 (17.92%) Computer Science
3 73 (14.87%) Open Source
4 41 (8.35%) Visualisation
5 14 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (2.85%) Digital Media
5 14 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.02%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.02%) Statistics
8 1 (0.20%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.20%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 101 (20.57%) Windows
2 90 (18.33%) Mac OS X
3 80 (16.29%) Ubuntu
4 59 (12.02%) Debian
5 52 (10.59%) UNIX
6 44 (8.96%) Mac OS
7 40 (8.15%) Windows 7
8 28 (5.70%) Embedded Linux
8 28 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (4.68%) Mac OS X Server
10 19 (3.87%) OpenBSD
11 12 (2.44%) CentOS
12 9 (1.83%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.83%) Android
13 6 (1.22%) Solaris
14 2 (0.41%) SUSE
14 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.41%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (14.66%) Configuration Management
2 60 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (11.81%) Software Engineering
4 54 (11.00%) Social Media Monitoring
5 50 (10.18%) Web Development
6 41 (8.35%) DevOps
7 39 (7.94%) BDD
7 39 (7.94%) TDD
8 33 (6.72%) Kalman Filter
8 33 (6.72%) Analytics
9 26 (5.30%) UML
9 26 (5.30%) E-Commerce
10 23 (4.68%) Project Planning
10 23 (4.68%) Information Security
10 23 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (4.48%) ITIL
11 22 (4.48%) Information Security Management
11 22 (4.48%) Security Management
11 22 (4.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 180 (36.66%) Java
2 115 (23.42%) JavaScript
2 115 (23.42%) Bash Shell
3 78 (15.89%) PHP
3 78 (15.89%) Python
3 78 (15.89%) Ruby
4 63 (12.83%) C
5 55 (11.20%) SQL
6 53 (10.79%) C++
7 34 (6.92%) Perl
8 27 (5.50%) Embedded C++
9 16 (3.26%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.05%) XQuery
10 15 (3.05%) XPath
11 14 (2.85%) Groovy
11 14 (2.85%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.83%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.02%) Scala
14 2 (0.41%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.20%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 151 (30.75%) Degree
2 3 (0.61%) CCNP
2 3 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.41%) MCITP
3 2 (0.41%) MCSE
3 2 (0.41%) CCNA
4 1 (0.20%) PhD
4 1 (0.20%) HND
4 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.20%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.24%) QA
3 9 (1.83%) JTAG
4 8 (1.63%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (9.16%) Samba
2 31 (6.31%) Postfix
3 22 (4.48%) NFS
4 16 (3.26%) KVM
5 11 (2.24%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.63%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.20%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) Varnish
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 87 (17.72%) Puppet
2 20 (4.07%) Ansible
3 18 (3.67%) Nagios
4 12 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.22%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.81%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.20%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.20%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 45 (9.16%) Red Hat
2 28 (5.70%) VMware
3 21 (4.28%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.67%) Cisco
5 14 (2.85%) Oracle
6 12 (2.44%) Citrix
6 12 (2.44%) Polycom
7 7 (1.43%) Rackspace
8 6 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.02%) Percona
10 3 (0.61%) HP
11 2 (0.41%) Google
12 1 (0.20%) Zend
12 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.20%) ProCurve
12 1 (0.20%) F5
12 1 (0.20%) NetApp
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
LEO Learning
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago