The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lewes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lewes region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 58.33% 33.33% 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 100.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Lewes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 83.33% 33.33% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
East Sussex

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

Linux
Salary Trend in Lewes

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

Linux Salary Trend in Lewes

Linux
Salary Histogram in Lewes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Lewes region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Lewes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lewes 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Assembly Language
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (30.00%) Electronics
4 3 (30.00%) JTAG
4 3 (30.00%) Video Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (20.00%) MCITP
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) SUSE
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) Android

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lewes 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Video Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) JTAG
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft