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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 1 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 57.89% - 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.33% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
45 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 78.95% 5.88% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +38.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Lewes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 27 (72.97%) C++
2 24 (64.86%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) Web Services
3 14 (37.84%) XML
3 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
3 14 (37.84%) Qt
3 14 (37.84%) Visualisation
4 13 (35.14%) Apple iOS
4 13 (35.14%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (35.14%) Android
4 13 (35.14%) Ajax
4 13 (35.14%) C
4 13 (35.14%) ISO 9001
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) Tomcat
5 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.62%) SAN
6 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
7 4 (10.81%) Degree
8 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.41%) MCITP
8 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (5.41%) SUSE
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
8 2 (5.41%) MCSE
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (35.14%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) SAN
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) C++ Developer
3 10 (27.03%) IT Administrator
3 10 (27.03%) Administrator
4 1 (2.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (2.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) Web Services
1 14 (37.84%) XML
1 14 (37.84%) Qt
2 13 (35.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Visualisation
2 13 (35.14%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Android
2 13 (35.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C++
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) C
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Lewes, East Sussex
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