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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 14.00% 4.17% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
29 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 58.00% 8.33% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (77.14%) C++
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (40.00%) Qt
3 14 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 14 (40.00%) Web Services
3 14 (40.00%) XML
4 13 (37.14%) Ajax
4 13 (37.14%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (37.14%) Tomcat
4 13 (37.14%) C
4 13 (37.14%) Android
4 13 (37.14%) Apple iOS
4 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (37.14%) ISO 9001
5 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
6 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) SAN
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
8 2 (5.71%) Postgraduate
8 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
9 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.86%) MCITP
9 1 (2.86%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (37.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) C++ Developer
3 8 (22.86%) IT Administrator
3 8 (22.86%) Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (2.86%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Web Services
1 14 (40.00%) XML
1 14 (40.00%) Qt
2 13 (37.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 13 (37.14%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Android
2 13 (37.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) C++
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) C
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft