The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 4.00% 14.29% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 18.18% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £35,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £39,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Lewes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 52.00% 78.57% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 7
Average salary £40,071 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.48% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Clustering
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (66.67%) Unix
4 8 (66.67%) Data Protection
4 8 (66.67%) Database Tuning
4 8 (66.67%) High Availability
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (66.67%) DTS
4 8 (66.67%) FTP
4 8 (66.67%) Toad
4 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (66.67%) Data Security
4 8 (66.67%) Validation
4 8 (66.67%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) FTP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (16.67%) SSH
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) DTS
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DBA
1 8 (66.67%) Senior DBA
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) openSUSE
4 2 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 8 (66.67%) Data Security
1 8 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (66.67%) High Availability
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP