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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 156 161 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.10% 14.85% 7.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.85% 43.51% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 145 132 66
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
326 370 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.48% 34.13% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 299 326 318
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £50,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +5 96 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Horsham +4 28 £40,000 - 1
Gatwick -14 12 £45,000 +11.11%
East Grinstead - 5 - -
Chichester -19 4 £40,000 +81.81% 1
Burgess Hill -29 4 £55,000 +69.23%
Billingshurst - 2 £26,500 -
Worthing +2 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 202 (55.96%) Windows
2 190 (52.63%) Oracle
3 163 (45.15%) SQL
4 145 (40.17%) Java
5 120 (33.24%) JavaScript
6 104 (28.81%) Software Engineering
7 99 (27.42%) HTML
8 90 (24.93%) Windows Server
9 81 (22.44%) Unix
9 81 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (20.50%) C
11 70 (19.39%) C++
11 70 (19.39%) Degree
12 67 (18.56%) CSS
13 60 (16.62%) Web Services
13 60 (16.62%) Multithreading
14 59 (16.34%) Computer Science
15 56 (15.51%) SharePoint
16 54 (14.96%) ERP
17 53 (14.68%) BusinessObjects
18 52 (14.40%) Apache
18 52 (14.40%) CRM
19 50 (13.85%) SQL Server
19 50 (13.85%) Cloud Computing
20 45 (12.47%) MySQL
21 44 (12.19%) SDLC
22 43 (11.91%) Hyperion
23 42 (11.63%) PL/SQL
23 42 (11.63%) J2EE
23 42 (11.63%) Oracle Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 56 (15.51%) SharePoint
2 52 (14.40%) Apache
3 31 (8.59%) WebSphere
4 30 (8.31%) Tomcat
5 24 (6.65%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.77%) Skype for Business
7 9 (2.49%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.94%) IIS
9 6 (1.66%) JBoss
9 6 (1.66%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.11%) CMS
11 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.55%) nginx
12 2 (0.55%) SAS
13 1 (0.28%) Drupal
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (5.54%) SOLIDWORKS
2 18 (4.99%) MS Excel
3 17 (4.71%) MS Office
4 12 (3.32%) Simulink
5 10 (2.77%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.11%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.55%) Primavera
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 50 (13.85%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (2.49%) Office 365
3 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.83%) GitHub
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.55%) IaaS
6 1 (0.28%) AdWords
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Pure360
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.70%) Internet
2 30 (8.31%) DNS
3 19 (5.26%) Firewall
3 19 (5.26%) VPN
4 14 (3.88%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.49%) VoIP
6 7 (1.94%) LDAP
6 7 (1.94%) SAN
6 7 (1.94%) WAN
7 6 (1.66%) DHCP
7 6 (1.66%) Skype
8 5 (1.39%) LAN
9 4 (1.11%) BGP
9 4 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.11%) Intranet
9 4 (1.11%) SNMP
9 4 (1.11%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.83%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.68%) BusinessObjects
2 50 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 45 (12.47%) MySQL
4 42 (11.63%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.22%) Big Data
9 7 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.66%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.83%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (9.97%) Subversion
2 26 (7.20%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 18 (4.99%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (3.60%) JUnit
5 13 (3.60%) Maven
6 10 (2.77%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.66%) NetBeans
7 6 (1.66%) ProC
7 6 (1.66%) StarTeam
7 6 (1.66%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.11%) Ant
9 3 (0.83%) JIRA
10 1 (0.28%) JMeter
General
1 28 (7.76%) Finance
2 16 (4.43%) Aerospace
3 15 (4.16%) Avionics
4 14 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.49%) Japanese Language
6 8 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.66%) Games
8 5 (1.39%) Automotive
9 3 (0.83%) Marketing
10 2 (0.55%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 140 (38.78%) Developer
2 97 (26.87%) Applications Support
3 86 (23.82%) Java Developer
4 51 (14.13%) Applications Specialist
5 46 (12.74%) Applications Support Specialist
5 46 (12.74%) Support Specialist
6 42 (11.63%) Software Engineer
7 38 (10.53%) Analyst
8 37 (10.25%) Support Analyst
9 34 (9.42%) Applications Support Analyst
10 30 (8.31%) Software Developer
11 28 (7.76%) Support Engineer
12 26 (7.20%) Oracle Developer
13 22 (6.09%) J2EE Developer
13 22 (6.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 22 (6.09%) JavaScript Developer
14 21 (5.82%) C++ Developer
14 21 (5.82%) Java Software Developer
14 21 (5.82%) Programmer
15 19 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (27.42%) HTML
2 67 (18.56%) CSS
3 60 (16.62%) Web Services
4 42 (11.63%) J2EE
5 40 (11.08%) Spring
6 37 (10.25%) jQuery
7 35 (9.70%) XML
8 30 (8.31%) HTML5
9 29 (8.03%) EDI
9 29 (8.03%) JSP
10 27 (7.48%) Dojo
10 27 (7.48%) Hibernate
11 17 (4.71%) SOAP
12 13 (3.60%) J2SE
12 13 (3.60%) JMS
13 11 (3.05%) Ajax
14 10 (2.77%) .NET
14 10 (2.77%) JDBC
14 10 (2.77%) JSON
15 9 (2.49%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.34%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.37%) Data Structures
3 15 (4.16%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.88%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.77%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.77%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.94%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.66%) Clustering
9 6 (1.66%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (1.39%) User Experience
11 4 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.83%) Replication
13 2 (0.55%) CPLD
13 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.55%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 202 (55.96%) Windows
2 90 (24.93%) Windows Server
3 81 (22.44%) Unix
4 25 (6.93%) Oracle Linux
5 22 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (4.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.60%) Android
9 12 (3.32%) Apple iOS
10 11 (3.05%) Mac OS
10 11 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.77%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.77%) VxWorks
12 9 (2.49%) Debian
12 9 (2.49%) Solaris
13 8 (2.22%) Windows 7
14 6 (1.66%) AIX
14 6 (1.66%) CentOS
14 6 (1.66%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (28.81%) Software Engineering
2 81 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (16.62%) Multithreading
4 54 (14.96%) ERP
5 52 (14.40%) CRM
6 44 (12.19%) SDLC
7 27 (7.48%) Web Design
8 22 (6.09%) Configuration Management
8 22 (6.09%) Scrum
9 18 (4.99%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (4.71%) OO
10 17 (4.71%) Validation
11 15 (4.16%) API Development
11 15 (4.16%) Data Analysis
12 14 (3.88%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.60%) OOP
13 13 (3.60%) Project Management
14 12 (3.32%) ITIL
14 12 (3.32%) Service Management
15 11 (3.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 163 (45.15%) SQL
2 145 (40.17%) Java
3 120 (33.24%) JavaScript
4 74 (20.50%) C
5 70 (19.39%) C++
6 42 (11.63%) PL/SQL
7 28 (7.76%) Assembly Language
8 23 (6.37%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.99%) COBOL
10 16 (4.43%) Perl
11 13 (3.60%) PHP
12 12 (3.32%) MATLAB
13 11 (3.05%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.94%) Python
15 6 (1.66%) Embedded C++
15 6 (1.66%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.39%) Embedded C
16 5 (1.39%) PHP 5
16 5 (1.39%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 70 (19.39%) Degree
2 24 (6.65%) Oracle Certification
3 22 (6.09%) OCPJP
4 11 (3.05%) MCP
5 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.66%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.39%) MCSE
6 5 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.55%) CCIE
7 2 (0.55%) CCNP
7 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.55%) HND
7 2 (0.55%) OCP
7 2 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.28%) ISEB
8 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.05%) vSphere
4 8 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.94%) Firmware
6 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (1.94%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 5 (1.39%) SCCM
2 5 (1.39%) WSUS
3 4 (1.11%) SCOM
3 4 (1.11%) WMI
4 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.55%) Nagios
5 2 (0.55%) Opsview
5 2 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.28%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 190 (52.63%) Oracle
2 43 (11.91%) Hyperion
3 34 (9.42%) Baan
4 30 (8.31%) VMware
5 24 (6.65%) Microsoft
6 22 (6.09%) Sun
7 20 (5.54%) Tripwire
8 18 (4.99%) Concur
9 17 (4.71%) Progress
10 14 (3.88%) Red Hat
11 13 (3.60%) Cisco
12 10 (2.77%) F5
12 10 (2.77%) NetApp
13 7 (1.94%) Citrix
14 6 (1.66%) FatWire
14 6 (1.66%) HP
14 6 (1.66%) IBM
14 6 (1.66%) Twitter
14 6 (1.66%) Veeam
14 6 (1.66%) Zend
Crawley, West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
1st Choice IT & Sales Appointments
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South East, South London, Surrey, Reigate,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 27 days ago