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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 195 129 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.65% 9.27% 10.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 27.51% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 173 107 112
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
429 469 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.43% 33.72% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 378 419 376
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £51,200
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +13 113 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Horsham +8 29 £40,000 -20.00%
Gatwick +23 17 £40,000 -
Worthing -13 3 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Haywards Heath - 2 £48,750 - 2
Burgess Hill 0 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Pulborough - 1 - -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 163 (50.00%) Apache
2 162 (49.69%) Java
3 130 (39.88%) Tomcat
4 123 (37.73%) MySQL
5 116 (35.58%) Software Engineering
6 113 (34.66%) Windows
7 97 (29.75%) Red Hat
8 96 (29.45%) HTML
8 96 (29.45%) JavaScript
9 93 (28.53%) SQL
10 92 (28.22%) SQL Server
11 89 (27.30%) Degree
12 87 (26.69%) CSS
13 86 (26.38%) Web Services
13 86 (26.38%) UNIX
14 85 (26.07%) jQuery
15 78 (23.93%) Spring
16 76 (23.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 75 (23.01%) MVC
18 69 (21.17%) VMware
19 66 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
20 63 (19.33%) Computer Science
21 61 (18.71%) PHP
22 60 (18.40%) Apache Solr
23 57 (17.48%) Oracle
24 56 (17.18%) JSP
25 55 (16.87%) J2EE
26 54 (16.56%) RabbitMQ
27 53 (16.26%) C++
27 53 (16.26%) Telecoms

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 163 (50.00%) Apache
2 130 (39.88%) Tomcat
3 60 (18.40%) Apache Solr
4 32 (9.82%) WebSphere
5 28 (8.59%) nginx
6 16 (4.91%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.07%) JBoss
8 8 (2.45%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.84%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.53%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.53%) Lync
11 3 (0.92%) IIS
12 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (3.07%) MS Office
2 4 (1.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Primavera
1 2 (0.61%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.23%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.23%) Route 53
4 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.96%) Firewall
2 30 (9.20%) DNS
3 24 (7.36%) BIG-IP
4 22 (6.75%) DHCP
5 13 (3.99%) HTTP
6 11 (3.37%) Internet
7 6 (1.84%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.53%) LAN
8 5 (1.53%) Wireless
9 4 (1.23%) WAN
10 3 (0.92%) SAN
10 3 (0.92%) CTI
10 3 (0.92%) VoIP
11 2 (0.61%) IPsec
11 2 (0.61%) SSL
11 2 (0.61%) SNMP
12 1 (0.31%) VPN
12 1 (0.31%) SMTP
12 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (37.73%) MySQL
2 92 (28.22%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.60%) Oracle BI EE
3 15 (4.60%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (2.76%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.84%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) UniData
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (13.19%) Subversion
2 42 (12.88%) Git (software)
3 36 (11.04%) Eclipse
4 32 (9.82%) JUnit
5 25 (7.67%) Ant
6 22 (6.75%) Maven
7 21 (6.44%) PHPUnit
7 21 (6.44%) Behat
8 16 (4.91%) Visual Studio
9 15 (4.60%) JIRA
10 13 (3.99%) Mockito
11 9 (2.76%) Selenium
12 8 (2.45%) NetBeans
12 8 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (1.84%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.53%) Calabash
14 5 (1.53%) LoadUI
14 5 (1.53%) WebLOAD
14 5 (1.53%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.53%) JMeter
General
1 53 (16.26%) Telecoms
2 26 (7.98%) Finance
3 6 (1.84%) Back Office
3 6 (1.84%) Electronics
4 5 (1.53%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.23%) Publishing
5 4 (1.23%) Military
6 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (53.99%) Developer
2 100 (30.67%) Java Developer
3 69 (21.17%) Software Engineer
4 53 (16.26%) Software Developer
5 50 (15.34%) Administrator
6 42 (12.88%) Linux Administrator
7 32 (9.82%) PHP Developer
8 30 (9.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 30 (9.20%) Systems Administrator
9 28 (8.59%) Java Software Engineer
10 26 (7.98%) Senior Developer
11 24 (7.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 23 (7.06%) Programmer
13 22 (6.75%) Java Programmer
14 21 (6.44%) Linux Engineer
14 21 (6.44%) Web Engineer
15 20 (6.13%) Java Software Developer
16 19 (5.83%) Analyst
17 18 (5.52%) Support Engineer
17 18 (5.52%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (29.45%) HTML
2 87 (26.69%) CSS
3 86 (26.38%) Web Services
4 85 (26.07%) jQuery
5 78 (23.93%) Spring
6 56 (17.18%) JSP
7 55 (16.87%) J2EE
8 54 (16.56%) RabbitMQ
9 44 (13.50%) XML
10 41 (12.58%) Hibernate
11 37 (11.35%) Ajax
12 36 (11.04%) JSON
13 34 (10.43%) REST
14 31 (9.51%) Spring MVC
15 29 (8.90%) Servlets
16 24 (7.36%) Dojo
17 18 (5.52%) SOAP
18 16 (4.91%) HTML5
19 13 (3.99%) J2SE
20 12 (3.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (19.33%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.06%) Data Structures
3 10 (3.07%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.07%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.07%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.76%) User Experience
5 8 (2.45%) Clustering
6 7 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.84%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.84%) Replication
8 4 (1.23%) Physics
8 4 (1.23%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.23%) Open Source
8 4 (1.23%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.61%) iPad
9 2 (0.61%) CMDB
10 1 (0.31%) Telematics
10 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.31%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.31%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 113 (34.66%) Windows
2 86 (26.38%) UNIX
3 76 (23.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.99%) CentOS
7 10 (3.07%) Mac OS
7 10 (3.07%) Mac OS X
8 9 (2.76%) zOS
8 9 (2.76%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.15%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.84%) VxWorks
11 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.23%) Android
12 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.31%) Debian
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (35.58%) Software Engineering
2 75 (23.01%) MVC
3 66 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (14.11%) TDD
5 37 (11.35%) OO
6 35 (10.74%) BDD
7 34 (10.43%) Web Development
8 29 (8.90%) Unit Testing
8 29 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (7.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 24 (7.36%) OO PHP
10 24 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (7.06%) Multithreading
12 22 (6.75%) Configuration Management
13 19 (5.83%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.60%) Knowledge Management
15 13 (3.99%) UML
15 13 (3.99%) SOA
15 13 (3.99%) Validation
16 11 (3.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 162 (49.69%) Java
2 96 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 93 (28.53%) SQL
4 61 (18.71%) PHP
5 53 (16.26%) C++
6 30 (9.20%) Python
7 29 (8.90%) T-SQL
8 27 (8.28%) C
9 22 (6.75%) C#
9 22 (6.75%) HQL
10 19 (5.83%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.45%) COBOL
11 8 (2.45%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.45%) Perl
12 7 (2.15%) Assembly Language
13 6 (1.84%) PHP5
14 5 (1.53%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.23%) Tcl
16 3 (0.92%) Embedded C++
17 2 (0.61%) Ada
Qualifications
1 89 (27.30%) Degree
2 24 (7.36%) OCPJP
2 24 (7.36%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (3.37%) MCP
4 9 (2.76%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.45%) OCMJD
5 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.15%) MCITP
6 7 (2.15%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.53%) MCSE
7 5 (1.53%) ISEB
8 4 (1.23%) CSQA
9 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.61%) CCNP
9 2 (0.61%) HND
10 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.20%) PCI DSS
2 14 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 28 (8.59%) vSphere
2 21 (6.44%) iptables
3 15 (4.60%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.15%) Firmware
6 5 (1.53%) Varnish
7 3 (0.92%) KVM
8 2 (0.61%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.61%) XenApp
8 2 (0.61%) XenServer
9 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (4.29%) Puppet
2 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.23%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.61%) SCCM
5 1 (0.31%) Plesk
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.31%) cPanel
5 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 97 (29.75%) Red Hat
2 69 (21.17%) VMware
3 57 (17.48%) Oracle
4 46 (14.11%) hybris
5 36 (11.04%) Microsoft
6 30 (9.20%) Endeca
7 24 (7.36%) Sun
8 12 (3.68%) Cisco
9 10 (3.07%) Citrix
9 10 (3.07%) NetApp
10 9 (2.76%) Dell
11 6 (1.84%) Progress
12 5 (1.53%) Google
13 4 (1.23%) Zend
14 2 (0.61%) SonicWALL
14 2 (0.61%) Apple
14 2 (0.61%) HP
15 1 (0.31%) EMC
15 1 (0.31%) IBM
15 1 (0.31%) Sophos
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
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Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Crawley
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Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits and Package
Posted: 26 days ago