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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - 8 4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes - 4.76% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,925
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.76%
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
19 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 55.88% 4.76% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (83.33%) C++
2 18 (60.00%) Windows
3 13 (43.33%) Web Services
3 13 (43.33%) XML
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (43.33%) Qt
3 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
4 12 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 12 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (40.00%) Android
4 12 (40.00%) Ajax
4 12 (40.00%) C
4 12 (40.00%) ISO 9001
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (6.67%) Postgraduate
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.33%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (3.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Web Services
1 13 (43.33%) XML
1 13 (43.33%) Qt
2 12 (40.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
2 12 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Android
2 12 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C++
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) C
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Postgraduate
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.67%) VMware