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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / West Sussex
Rank 28 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 79 144 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.48% 13.17% 13.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.60% 46.01% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67 133 117
Median salary £52,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
250 313 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.67% 28.64% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 202 289 312
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -12 45 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Worthing +4 17 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Gatwick -5 11 £52,500 +7.14%
Horsham -3 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £37,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 56 (38.10%) C++
2 54 (36.73%) Java
3 47 (31.97%) Windows
4 44 (29.93%) Software Engineering
5 41 (27.89%) C
5 41 (27.89%) Oracle
6 40 (27.21%) HTML
7 39 (26.53%) Computer Science
8 37 (25.17%) Unix
9 35 (23.81%) Multithreading
10 34 (23.13%) JavaScript
11 32 (21.77%) Degree
11 32 (21.77%) MySQL
11 32 (21.77%) CSS
11 32 (21.77%) Multithreaded Programming
12 31 (21.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (21.09%) SQL
12 31 (21.09%) Red Hat
13 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (14.29%) Assembly Language
15 20 (13.61%) JSP
16 19 (12.93%) Telecoms
17 16 (10.88%) Finance
17 16 (10.88%) Scrum
18 15 (10.20%) ITIL
18 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
18 15 (10.20%) Automated Testing
19 14 (9.52%) Mathematics
19 14 (9.52%) Web Development
19 14 (9.52%) TDD

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 11 (7.48%) Apache
1 11 (7.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.68%) nginx
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.12%) SAN
2 8 (5.44%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (5.44%) Internet
3 4 (2.72%) DNS
3 4 (2.72%) VPN
4 3 (2.04%) HTTP
4 3 (2.04%) WAN
5 2 (1.36%) DSL
5 2 (1.36%) Firewall
5 2 (1.36%) NFC
5 2 (1.36%) PBX
5 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.36%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.36%) VoIP
6 1 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.68%) CTI
6 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.68%) Modbus
6 1 (0.68%) SNMP
6 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.77%) MySQL
2 12 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.44%) OLTP
3 8 (5.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (5.44%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.44%) VLDB
4 7 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.68%) Endeca
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.68%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.72%) Subversion
3 2 (1.36%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.36%) JUnit
3 2 (1.36%) Mockito
4 1 (0.68%) Ant
4 1 (0.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Maven
4 1 (0.68%) Selenium
4 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (12.93%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.88%) Finance
3 4 (2.72%) Billing
3 4 (2.72%) Games
4 3 (2.04%) French Language
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 54 (36.73%) Developer
2 33 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.65%) Java Programmer
3 23 (15.65%) Programmer
4 20 (13.61%) Senior Developer
5 18 (12.24%) Linux Developer
6 17 (11.56%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (11.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (10.20%) Administrator
8 14 (9.52%) Development Manager
8 14 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (8.84%) Embedded Engineer
10 12 (8.16%) Analyst
10 12 (8.16%) Senior Java Programmer
10 12 (8.16%) Senior Programmer
11 11 (7.48%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 11 (7.48%) Software Engineer
11 11 (7.48%) Software Test Engineer
11 11 (7.48%) Test Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) Java Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.21%) HTML
2 32 (21.77%) CSS
3 20 (13.61%) JSP
4 12 (8.16%) jQuery
5 10 (6.80%) Web Services
5 10 (6.80%) XML
6 9 (6.12%) HTML5
6 9 (6.12%) J2EE
7 7 (4.76%) CSS3
8 6 (4.08%) JSON
8 6 (4.08%) LAMP
8 6 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (4.08%) SOAP
8 6 (4.08%) Spring
9 5 (3.40%) Ajax
9 5 (3.40%) Laravel
9 5 (3.40%) RESTful
10 4 (2.72%) .NET
10 4 (2.72%) Apache Flex
10 4 (2.72%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.53%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.80%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (6.12%) Smartcard
5 8 (5.44%) EMC VMAX
6 7 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.08%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.72%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.72%) AS400
8 4 (2.72%) iPad
8 4 (2.72%) iPhone
8 4 (2.72%) Online Games
9 3 (2.04%) W3C
10 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.68%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.68%) Contactless
11 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.97%) Windows
2 37 (25.17%) Unix
3 31 (21.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.12%) Solaris
5 7 (4.76%) AIX
6 6 (4.08%) zOS
7 5 (3.40%) Android
7 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.68%) CentOS
10 1 (0.68%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.93%) Software Engineering
2 35 (23.81%) Multithreading
3 32 (21.77%) Multithreaded Programming
4 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (10.88%) Scrum
6 15 (10.20%) Automated Testing
6 15 (10.20%) ITIL
7 14 (9.52%) TDD
7 14 (9.52%) Web Development
8 13 (8.84%) Test Strategy
9 12 (8.16%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.48%) OO
10 11 (7.48%) Web Design
11 10 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.80%) Mobile Development
12 9 (6.12%) Analytics
12 9 (6.12%) Data Analytics
12 9 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (6.12%) High Availability
12 9 (6.12%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.10%) C++
2 54 (36.73%) Java
3 41 (27.89%) C
4 34 (23.13%) JavaScript
5 31 (21.09%) SQL
6 21 (14.29%) Assembly Language
7 12 (8.16%) PowerShell
8 11 (7.48%) Embedded C++
8 11 (7.48%) PHP
9 10 (6.80%) Embedded C
10 9 (6.12%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.72%) Korn
12 3 (2.04%) COBOL
12 3 (2.04%) Delphi
12 3 (2.04%) Fortran
12 3 (2.04%) RPG
13 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.68%) Perl
14 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (21.77%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.68%) CISA
3 1 (0.68%) CISM
3 1 (0.68%) CISSP
3 1 (0.68%) HNC
3 1 (0.68%) HND
3 1 (0.68%) IISP
3 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
3 1 (0.68%) MCDST
3 1 (0.68%) MCSA
3 1 (0.68%) MCSE
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.48%) Firmware
4 8 (5.44%) GlusterFS
4 8 (5.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.36%) XenApp
7 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.80%) NetBackup
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle ZFS
2 8 (5.44%) Red Hat Satellite
2 8 (5.44%) SCSM
2 8 (5.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (1.36%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (27.89%) Oracle
2 31 (21.09%) Red Hat
3 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.12%) 3PAR
4 9 (6.12%) HP
5 8 (5.44%) Brocade
5 8 (5.44%) EMC
5 8 (5.44%) StorageTek
5 8 (5.44%) Sun
5 8 (5.44%) Veritas
6 7 (4.76%) IBM
7 3 (2.04%) Citrix
7 3 (2.04%) Google
7 3 (2.04%) Zend
8 2 (1.36%) hybris
8 2 (1.36%) Perforce
8 2 (1.36%) Symantec
8 2 (1.36%) VMware
9 1 (0.68%) Juniper
9 1 (0.68%) Mitel
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Life insurance, share scheme, work flexibility
Posted: 12 days ago