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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 159 180 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.27% 15.13% 10.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.18% 39.74% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 156 163 130
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
330 453 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.55% 38.07% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 309 404 395
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -8 87 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Horsham +24 42 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Worthing +7 9 £37,500 -42.30%
Chichester - 8 £32,500 - 1
Gatwick -14 7 £52,500 +23.52%
Burgess Hill - 1 £57,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 177 (54.63%) Windows
2 147 (45.37%) Java
3 142 (43.83%) Oracle
4 126 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 119 (36.73%) SQL
6 107 (33.02%) C++
7 96 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 91 (28.09%) HTML
8 91 (28.09%) Multithreading
9 86 (26.54%) Degree
10 84 (25.93%) C
11 80 (24.69%) CSS
12 74 (22.84%) Windows Server
13 70 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (20.37%) MySQL
15 62 (19.14%) Cloud Computing
16 53 (16.36%) CRM
16 53 (16.36%) Computer Science
17 48 (14.81%) SDLC
17 48 (14.81%) Assembly Language
18 44 (13.58%) Internet
18 44 (13.58%) SQL Server
18 44 (13.58%) Subversion
19 43 (13.27%) Spring
20 39 (12.04%) Web Services
20 39 (12.04%) jQuery
20 39 (12.04%) Git (software)
21 35 (10.80%) JSP
22 33 (10.19%) ERP
22 33 (10.19%) Oracle Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (9.88%) Apache
2 24 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.94%) WebLogic
5 13 (4.01%) GlassFish
5 13 (4.01%) MS Exchange
5 13 (4.01%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.78%) JBoss
9 8 (2.47%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.85%) IIS
11 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.31%) Liferay
12 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.47%) MS Office
2 8 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.85%) Simulink
4 2 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (19.14%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.16%) Office 365
3 4 (1.23%) SaaS
4 3 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.58%) Internet
2 24 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.78%) SAN
4 8 (2.47%) DNS
4 8 (2.47%) WAN
5 7 (2.16%) BGP
5 7 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.16%) VoIP
6 6 (1.85%) Skype
7 5 (1.54%) 3G
7 5 (1.54%) 4G
7 5 (1.54%) ADSL
7 5 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.54%) MPLS
7 5 (1.54%) PSTN
7 5 (1.54%) SSL
7 5 (1.54%) Wireless
8 4 (1.23%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (1.23%) HTTP
8 4 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (20.37%) MySQL
2 44 (13.58%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.72%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (4.63%) Oracle Database
5 12 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.54%) Big Data
7 5 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.54%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.62%) Redis
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (13.58%) Subversion
2 39 (12.04%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.02%) Eclipse
4 20 (6.17%) JUnit
4 20 (6.17%) Visual Studio
5 19 (5.86%) Maven
6 9 (2.78%) NetBeans
6 9 (2.78%) StarTeam
6 9 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (1.85%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.23%) Ant
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.62%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.31%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 30 (9.26%) Aerospace
2 24 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.25%) Finance
4 13 (4.01%) Electronics
5 11 (3.40%) Avionics
6 9 (2.78%) Marketing
7 4 (1.23%) Games
7 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.62%) French Language
8 2 (0.62%) German Language
8 2 (0.62%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (35.80%) Developer
2 83 (25.62%) Java Developer
3 61 (18.83%) Software Engineer
4 39 (12.04%) Applications Specialist
5 38 (11.73%) Development Manager
6 34 (10.49%) Applications Support
7 31 (9.57%) Software Developer
8 29 (8.95%) Software Development Manager
8 29 (8.95%) Software Manager
9 28 (8.64%) Java Development Manager
10 26 (8.02%) Support Specialist
11 24 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
11 24 (7.41%) Support Engineer
12 23 (7.10%) C++ Developer
12 23 (7.10%) Java Programmer
12 23 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
12 23 (7.10%) Programmer
13 21 (6.48%) J2EE Developer
13 21 (6.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 20 (6.17%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (28.09%) HTML
2 80 (24.69%) CSS
3 43 (13.27%) Spring
4 39 (12.04%) jQuery
4 39 (12.04%) Web Services
5 35 (10.80%) JSP
6 30 (9.26%) Dojo
7 27 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 27 (8.33%) J2EE
8 25 (7.72%) SOAP
9 22 (6.79%) XML
10 20 (6.17%) DirectX
10 20 (6.17%) HTML5
10 20 (6.17%) MFC
10 20 (6.17%) OpenGL
11 16 (4.94%) JMS
12 15 (4.63%) J2SE
13 14 (4.32%) Ajax
14 13 (4.01%) JSON
14 13 (4.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.94%) Mathematics
3 12 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.78%) Clustering
5 8 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.54%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.23%) iPad
9 3 (0.93%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.93%) AS400
9 3 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.93%) iSeries
9 3 (0.93%) Statistics
10 2 (0.62%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.62%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 177 (54.63%) Windows
2 74 (22.84%) Windows Server
3 33 (10.19%) Oracle Linux
4 32 (9.88%) VxWorks
5 26 (8.02%) Unix
6 21 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (5.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (4.32%) Embedded Linux
8 14 (4.32%) Windows 7
9 12 (3.70%) Debian
9 12 (3.70%) Windows 10
9 12 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.78%) Android
11 8 (2.47%) Apple iOS
11 8 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.16%) Solaris
13 5 (1.54%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.54%) zOS
14 4 (1.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 91 (28.09%) Multithreading
3 70 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (16.36%) CRM
5 48 (14.81%) SDLC
6 33 (10.19%) ERP
7 30 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 29 (8.95%) Validation
9 28 (8.64%) OO
10 24 (7.41%) Configuration Management
11 23 (7.10%) Web Design
12 20 (6.17%) API Development
13 19 (5.86%) Scrum
14 18 (5.56%) MVC
14 18 (5.56%) OOP
15 17 (5.25%) UML
15 17 (5.25%) Unit Testing
16 16 (4.94%) Web Development
17 14 (4.32%) Requirements Analysis
18 13 (4.01%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 147 (45.37%) Java
2 119 (36.73%) SQL
3 107 (33.02%) C++
4 96 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 84 (25.93%) C
6 48 (14.81%) Assembly Language
7 19 (5.86%) PHP
8 15 (4.63%) Embedded C++
9 12 (3.70%) Embedded C
10 11 (3.40%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.09%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.78%) Perl
13 6 (1.85%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.54%) Python
15 4 (1.23%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.93%) Groovy
16 3 (0.93%) PHP 5
16 3 (0.93%) XPath
16 3 (0.93%) XQuery
17 2 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (26.54%) Degree
2 22 (6.79%) Oracle Certification
3 21 (6.48%) OCPJP
4 10 (3.09%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.93%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.62%) CCIE
8 2 (0.62%) CCNP
8 2 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.31%) MCP
9 1 (0.31%) MCSA
9 1 (0.31%) MCSE
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.31%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.31%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (5.25%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.63%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.70%) Firmware
5 6 (1.85%) vSphere
6 5 (1.54%) Squid
7 4 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.23%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.62%) XenApp
10 1 (0.31%) Docker
10 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.54%) Nagios
1 5 (1.54%) Opsview
1 5 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (1.23%) vMotion
3 3 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
5 1 (0.31%) SCCM
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (43.83%) Oracle
2 29 (8.95%) VMware
3 27 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.79%) Progress
5 21 (6.48%) Sun
6 17 (5.25%) Cisco
7 13 (4.01%) Hyperion
7 13 (4.01%) Twitter
8 11 (3.40%) Baan
9 10 (3.09%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.47%) Citrix
11 7 (2.16%) IBM
12 5 (1.54%) Juniper
12 5 (1.54%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.54%) Veeam
13 4 (1.23%) HP
14 3 (0.93%) Zend
15 2 (0.62%) CheckPoint
15 2 (0.62%) Concur
15 2 (0.62%) iRise
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago