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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 159 131 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.38% 10.83% 10.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.72% 35.03% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 135 121 107
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
433 374 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.72% 30.91% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 387 327 294
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 78 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Gatwick +12 29 £42,500 +21.42%
Horsham -13 13 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Haywards Heath -8 6 £22,500 -44.59%
Worthing -9 4 £77,500 - 1
Burgess Hill -7 2 £37,500 -3.22%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 155 (46.27%) Java
2 139 (41.49%) Windows
3 125 (37.31%) Software Engineering
4 108 (32.24%) Apache
5 104 (31.04%) SQL
6 102 (30.45%) MySQL
7 100 (29.85%) Tomcat
8 97 (28.96%) HTML
9 94 (28.06%) VMware
10 90 (26.87%) JavaScript
11 86 (25.67%) Oracle
11 86 (25.67%) UNIX
12 77 (22.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 76 (22.69%) Red Hat
14 68 (20.30%) Web Services
15 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
16 61 (18.21%) Firewall
17 56 (16.72%) Telecoms
17 56 (16.72%) CSS
18 55 (16.42%) RabbitMQ
19 54 (16.12%) jQuery
20 53 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
21 51 (15.22%) PL/SQL
22 50 (14.93%) Finance
22 50 (14.93%) Oracle Database
23 49 (14.63%) Degree
23 49 (14.63%) SQL Server
24 48 (14.33%) Active Directory
25 47 (14.03%) HTML5
26 46 (13.73%) NetApp

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 108 (32.24%) Apache
2 100 (29.85%) Tomcat
3 39 (11.64%) WebSphere
4 38 (11.34%) WebLogic
5 34 (10.15%) Apache Solr
6 17 (5.07%) SharePoint
7 15 (4.48%) nginx
8 12 (3.58%) MS Exchange
9 9 (2.69%) IIS
10 5 (1.49%) Lync
11 4 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.90%) JBoss
12 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.60%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.60%) CMS
13 2 (0.60%) Liferay
Applications
1 24 (7.16%) MS Office
2 13 (3.88%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.09%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.09%) MS Project
3 7 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.90%) Primavera
2 3 (0.90%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.90%) SaaS
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) GitHub
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (18.21%) Firewall
2 23 (6.87%) DNS
3 20 (5.97%) Internet
3 20 (5.97%) TCP/IP
4 18 (5.37%) LAN
5 17 (5.07%) WAN
6 15 (4.48%) BIG-IP
7 11 (3.28%) VPN
8 9 (2.69%) VoIP
8 9 (2.69%) SAN
9 6 (1.79%) DHCP
9 6 (1.79%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.19%) HTTP
11 3 (0.90%) SSL
12 2 (0.60%) FTP
12 2 (0.60%) Network Security
12 2 (0.60%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (30.45%) MySQL
2 50 (14.93%) Oracle Database
3 49 (14.63%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.60%) Big Data
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (10.75%) Oracle Forms
2 25 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 25 (7.46%) Subversion
3 23 (6.87%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.37%) Visual Studio
5 14 (4.18%) JUnit
6 11 (3.28%) Ant
6 11 (3.28%) Maven
7 8 (2.39%) Mockito
8 6 (1.79%) JIRA
9 5 (1.49%) ProC
10 4 (1.19%) GCC
11 3 (0.90%) Behat
11 3 (0.90%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.90%) Selenium
11 3 (0.90%) StarTeam
11 3 (0.90%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.60%) Log4j
12 2 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 56 (16.72%) Telecoms
2 50 (14.93%) Finance
3 12 (3.58%) Aerospace
4 6 (1.79%) Back Office
4 6 (1.79%) Publishing
5 5 (1.49%) Electronics
6 2 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.30%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 143 (42.69%) Developer
2 74 (22.09%) Java Developer
3 72 (21.49%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.15%) Analyst
5 30 (8.96%) Support Engineer
6 29 (8.66%) Programmer
7 28 (8.36%) Support Analyst
8 25 (7.46%) Software Developer
9 24 (7.16%) Architect
9 24 (7.16%) Java Software Engineer
10 23 (6.87%) Oracle Developer
10 23 (6.87%) Administrator
10 23 (6.87%) Web Engineer
11 22 (6.57%) Senior Developer
11 22 (6.57%) Java Programmer
12 20 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (5.97%) Junior
12 20 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 20 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (28.96%) HTML
2 68 (20.30%) Web Services
3 56 (16.72%) CSS
4 55 (16.42%) RabbitMQ
5 54 (16.12%) jQuery
6 47 (14.03%) HTML5
7 44 (13.13%) Spring
7 44 (13.13%) XML
8 33 (9.85%) J2EE
9 31 (9.25%) Ajax
10 28 (8.36%) JSP
11 27 (8.06%) Servlets
11 27 (8.06%) JSON
11 27 (8.06%) Spring MVC
12 14 (4.18%) Hibernate
13 12 (3.58%) Symfony
13 12 (3.58%) SOAP
13 12 (3.58%) J2SE
14 11 (3.28%) LAMP
14 11 (3.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.75%) Data Structures
2 28 (8.36%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.87%) Replication
4 19 (5.67%) Blackberry
5 16 (4.78%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.58%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.39%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.39%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.09%) User Experience
9 7 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.09%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.49%) Clustering
12 3 (0.90%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.60%) iPad
13 2 (0.60%) Raspberry Pi
14 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.30%) Web 2.0
14 1 (0.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 139 (41.49%) Windows
2 86 (25.67%) UNIX
3 77 (22.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 45 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (9.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.67%) Mac OS
6 19 (5.67%) Mac OS X
6 19 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.69%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.39%) CentOS
9 8 (2.39%) VxWorks
10 6 (1.79%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.49%) AIX
12 3 (0.90%) Solaris
13 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Android
14 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (37.31%) Software Engineering
2 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (13.13%) MVC
4 40 (11.94%) Web Development
5 28 (8.36%) Configuration Management
6 23 (6.87%) Service Management
7 21 (6.27%) ITSM
8 20 (5.97%) OO
9 18 (5.37%) Migration
10 16 (4.78%) ITIL
10 16 (4.78%) E-Commerce
10 16 (4.78%) Service Delivery
10 16 (4.78%) SDLC
11 13 (3.88%) Web Design
12 12 (3.58%) TDD
12 12 (3.58%) Project Management
12 12 (3.58%) UML
12 12 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (3.28%) OOD
13 11 (3.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 155 (46.27%) Java
2 104 (31.04%) SQL
3 90 (26.87%) JavaScript
4 51 (15.22%) PL/SQL
5 36 (10.75%) C
5 36 (10.75%) COBOL
6 33 (9.85%) C++
7 30 (8.96%) PHP
8 13 (3.88%) Python
9 11 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.69%) HQL
11 9 (2.69%) Assembly Language
12 8 (2.39%) PHP5
13 5 (1.49%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.49%) Perl
14 3 (0.90%) XQuery
14 3 (0.90%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.90%) XPath
15 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (14.63%) Degree
2 20 (5.97%) MCP
3 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.69%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.39%) MCITP
6 7 (2.09%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.79%) MCSE
8 5 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (1.49%) OCPJP
9 3 (0.90%) CCNP
9 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.90%) HND
9 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.60%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.87%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.69%) QA
3 5 (1.49%) SLA
4 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (14.33%) Active Directory
3 32 (9.55%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (6.57%) vSphere
5 18 (5.37%) Hyper-V
6 15 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (3.58%) Firmware
8 8 (2.39%) XenServer
9 6 (1.79%) Varnish
9 6 (1.79%) XenApp
10 3 (0.90%) iptables
11 2 (0.60%) KVM
11 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.60%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.60%) NFS
12 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (3.28%) SCCM
2 9 (2.69%) Puppet
3 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.60%) cPanel
3 2 (0.60%) WSUS
4 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 94 (28.06%) VMware
2 86 (25.67%) Oracle
3 76 (22.69%) Red Hat
4 46 (13.73%) NetApp
5 40 (11.94%) Cisco
5 40 (11.94%) Microsoft
6 34 (10.15%) Citrix
7 23 (6.87%) hybris
8 21 (6.27%) Dell
9 9 (2.69%) Progress
9 9 (2.69%) Endeca
10 7 (2.09%) Zend
11 5 (1.49%) Sun
11 5 (1.49%) HP
12 4 (1.19%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.19%) Google
13 3 (0.90%) Tripwire
13 3 (0.90%) Baan
13 3 (0.90%) Juniper
13 3 (0.90%) SAP
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
KPRS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40k - £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago