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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 5.77% 66.67% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 76.47% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
30 34 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 57.69% 87.18% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 1
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Lewes

Linux
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Qt
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) openSUSE
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C Developer
1 2 (50.00%) GUI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) openSUSE
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft