The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 20 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 127 95 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.85% 8.69% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.35% 31.35% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 119 84 64
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,800 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 303 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.06% 27.72% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 291 277 305
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Linux
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the West Sussex region.

Linux Salary Trend in West Sussex

Linux
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Linux
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +8 66 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Horsham +4 27 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Haywards Heath +14 20 £40,610 - 1
Burgess Hill +2 20 £35,000 -22.22%
Gatwick -7 8 £35,000 -3.44%
Worthing - 6 £77,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £38,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

1 137 (49.46%) Java
2 134 (48.38%) C++
3 127 (45.85%) C
4 124 (44.77%) SQL
5 123 (44.40%) Windows
6 107 (38.63%) JavaScript
7 96 (34.66%) Oracle
8 93 (33.57%) XML
9 92 (33.21%) HTML
10 84 (30.32%) CSS
11 77 (27.80%) Web Services
12 71 (25.63%) Software Engineering
13 62 (22.38%) Android
14 58 (20.94%) Kalman Filter
15 57 (20.58%) JSP
16 54 (19.49%) Multithreading
17 51 (18.41%) MySQL
17 51 (18.41%) C#
18 50 (18.05%) Assembly Language
19 48 (17.33%) CTI
20 47 (16.97%) .NET
21 46 (16.61%) Apache
22 43 (15.52%) PHP
23 42 (15.16%) Visual Studio
23 42 (15.16%) UNIX
24 39 (14.08%) Internet
25 37 (13.36%) Degree
26 34 (12.27%) Oracle Database 11g
26 34 (12.27%) Apple iOS
26 34 (12.27%) Oracle Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 46 (16.61%) Apache
2 24 (8.66%) Oracle Service Bus
2 24 (8.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (6.14%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.42%) MS Exchange
4 15 (5.42%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (4.33%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.61%) IIS
8 9 (3.25%) Joomla!
8 9 (3.25%) WordPress
9 8 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.81%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.44%) CMS
11 4 (1.44%) Lync
12 3 (1.08%) Drupal
13 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (6.50%) MS Office
2 15 (5.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (8.66%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.53%) IaaS
2 7 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.81%) Office 365
4 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.72%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (17.33%) CTI
2 39 (14.08%) Internet
3 30 (10.83%) HTTP
4 26 (9.39%) DNS
5 22 (7.94%) Firewall
6 21 (7.58%) TCP/IP
7 18 (6.50%) SAN
8 15 (5.42%) DHCP
9 10 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (3.25%) Intranet
11 6 (2.17%) LAN
11 6 (2.17%) VoIP
11 6 (2.17%) WAN
11 6 (2.17%) SMTP
12 5 (1.81%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.81%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.81%) SNMP
13 4 (1.44%) SSH
13 4 (1.44%) IPv4
13 4 (1.44%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.41%) MySQL
2 34 (12.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 34 (12.27%) Oracle Database
3 25 (9.03%) SQL Server
4 24 (8.66%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (2.53%) SQLite
5 7 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 42 (15.16%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.50%) Subversion
3 16 (5.78%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.25%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (2.89%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.89%) JIRA
6 7 (2.53%) PHPUnit
7 6 (2.17%) Ant
8 5 (1.81%) Selenium
9 3 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.72%) PVCS
10 2 (0.72%) JUnit
11 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.36%) jMock
11 1 (0.36%) Mockito
11 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (5.42%) Telecoms
2 13 (4.69%) Aerospace
2 13 (4.69%) Military
3 9 (3.25%) Avionics
3 9 (3.25%) Electronics
4 3 (1.08%) Marketing
4 3 (1.08%) Billing
5 2 (0.72%) Finance
5 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 152 (54.87%) Developer
2 62 (22.38%) C++ Developer
3 61 (22.02%) Software Engineer
4 55 (19.86%) Analyst
5 52 (18.77%) C Developer
6 50 (18.05%) Analyst Programmer
6 50 (18.05%) Programmer
7 48 (17.33%) Analyst Developer
8 41 (14.80%) Web Developer
9 38 (13.72%) C# Developer
10 30 (10.83%) .NET Developer
10 30 (10.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (10.47%) C# Software Engineer
12 28 (10.11%) .NET Software Engineer
13 22 (7.94%) PHP Developer
13 22 (7.94%) Architect
14 17 (6.14%) Oracle Architect
14 17 (6.14%) Oracle SOA Architect
14 17 (6.14%) Middleware Architect
14 17 (6.14%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (33.57%) XML
2 92 (33.21%) HTML
3 84 (30.32%) CSS
4 77 (27.80%) Web Services
5 57 (20.58%) JSP
6 47 (16.97%) .NET
7 34 (12.27%) Middleware
8 33 (11.91%) MFC
9 26 (9.39%) SOAP
10 24 (8.66%) Oracle Fusion
10 24 (8.66%) RESTful
11 20 (7.22%) jQuery
12 17 (6.14%) J2EE
13 16 (5.78%) Ajax
14 15 (5.42%) Spring
15 14 (5.05%) JSF
16 12 (4.33%) XHTML
16 12 (4.33%) Qt
17 10 (3.61%) Hibernate
17 10 (3.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.97%) Open Source
3 10 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (3.25%) Visualisation
4 9 (3.25%) Chip and PIN
4 9 (3.25%) Device Driver
5 7 (2.53%) User Experience
6 6 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.17%) NHS
6 6 (2.17%) EqualLogic
6 6 (2.17%) Ergonomics
6 6 (2.17%) Human Factors
6 6 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.81%) PKI
8 3 (1.08%) Social Media
8 3 (1.08%) Firmware
8 3 (1.08%) Replication
8 3 (1.08%) Clustering
9 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 123 (44.40%) Windows
2 62 (22.38%) Android
3 42 (15.16%) UNIX
4 34 (12.27%) Apple iOS
5 27 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.25%) VxWorks
9 9 (3.25%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.53%) Mac OS
10 7 (2.53%) Solaris
10 7 (2.53%) Debian
11 6 (2.17%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.44%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.08%) CentOS
13 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.63%) Software Engineering
2 58 (20.94%) Kalman Filter
3 54 (19.49%) Multithreading
4 33 (11.91%) Project Management
5 31 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (9.39%) Web Development
7 24 (8.66%) E-Commerce
7 24 (8.66%) SOA
8 19 (6.86%) Configuration Management
9 17 (6.14%) OOP
9 17 (6.14%) ITIL
10 16 (5.78%) OO
11 13 (4.69%) Unit Testing
11 13 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (4.33%) Integration Testing
12 12 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (3.97%) Communications Security
13 11 (3.97%) Information Management
14 10 (3.61%) Change Management
14 10 (3.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 137 (49.46%) Java
2 134 (48.38%) C++
3 127 (45.85%) C
4 124 (44.77%) SQL
5 107 (38.63%) JavaScript
6 51 (18.41%) C#
7 50 (18.05%) Assembly Language
8 43 (15.52%) PHP
9 7 (2.53%) Ada
9 7 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.81%) HQL
11 4 (1.44%) Tcl
11 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.36%) XPath
13 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.36%) VB
13 1 (0.36%) Python
13 1 (0.36%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 37 (13.36%) Degree
2 25 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.86%) MCSE
4 17 (6.14%) MCP
5 12 (4.33%) MCSA
6 8 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.53%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.17%) CCNA
9 5 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (1.81%) MCITP
10 4 (1.44%) CCNP
10 4 (1.44%) CCA
10 4 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.08%) OCPJP
12 2 (0.72%) CEH
12 2 (0.72%) CISSP
12 2 (0.72%) OCP
12 2 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.58%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.44%) SLA
3 3 (1.08%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.53%) UAG
3 7 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.17%) vSphere
5 4 (1.44%) Squid
5 4 (1.44%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.08%) XenApp
6 3 (1.08%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.08%) NFS
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.72%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (5.42%) SCCM
2 7 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.44%) Nagios
3 4 (1.44%) WSUS
3 4 (1.44%) SCOM
4 2 (0.72%) Nessus
4 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.72%) Plesk
4 2 (0.72%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.72%) Puppet
4 2 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.36%) Ansible
5 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.36%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 96 (34.66%) Oracle
2 33 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.91%) VMware
3 21 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 20 (7.22%) Citrix
5 9 (3.25%) Cisco
6 5 (1.81%) hybris
6 5 (1.81%) Endeca
7 4 (1.44%) Google
7 4 (1.44%) 3PAR
7 4 (1.44%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.08%) Sun
8 3 (1.08%) HP
8 3 (1.08%) IBM
8 3 (1.08%) Adobe
9 2 (0.72%) Mitel
9 2 (0.72%) Altiris
9 2 (0.72%) Dell
9 2 (0.72%) EMC
9 2 (0.72%) NetApp
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex (PO10)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 20 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago