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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 140 145 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.04% 10.97% 12.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.04% 33.96% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 122 129 148
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
451 427 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.78% 32.30% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 402 386 406
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +4 67 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Gatwick +14 29 £42,500 - 1
Horsham -12 13 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Haywards Heath -10 2 £48,750 +20.04%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 153 (47.22%) Java
2 130 (40.12%) Apache
3 125 (38.58%) Windows
4 119 (36.73%) Software Engineering
5 109 (33.64%) Tomcat
6 106 (32.72%) MySQL
7 94 (29.01%) HTML
8 90 (27.78%) VMware
9 89 (27.47%) SQL
10 87 (26.85%) JavaScript
11 83 (25.62%) Red Hat
12 80 (24.69%) UNIX
13 77 (23.77%) Degree
14 76 (23.46%) Web Services
15 75 (23.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 71 (21.91%) CSS
17 69 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
18 68 (20.99%) Oracle
18 68 (20.99%) SQL Server
19 64 (19.75%) jQuery
20 61 (18.83%) Spring
21 56 (17.28%) MVC
22 50 (15.43%) Firewall
23 48 (14.81%) Telecoms
23 48 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
24 47 (14.51%) Computer Science
25 46 (14.20%) Apache Solr
25 46 (14.20%) XML
26 45 (13.89%) J2EE
26 45 (13.89%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 130 (40.12%) Apache
2 109 (33.64%) Tomcat
3 46 (14.20%) Apache Solr
4 40 (12.35%) WebSphere
5 30 (9.26%) WebLogic
6 20 (6.17%) nginx
7 13 (4.01%) SharePoint
7 13 (4.01%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.54%) Lync
9 4 (1.23%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.23%) IIS
9 4 (1.23%) JBoss
10 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (4.63%) MS Office
2 9 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.85%) MS Project
4 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Primavera
1 3 (0.93%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.23%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.23%) Route 53
4 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (15.43%) Firewall
2 20 (6.17%) DNS
3 19 (5.86%) BIG-IP
4 16 (4.94%) Internet
4 16 (4.94%) LAN
5 15 (4.63%) WAN
5 15 (4.63%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.70%) DHCP
7 10 (3.09%) HTTP
8 8 (2.47%) SAN
9 6 (1.85%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.54%) VoIP
11 3 (0.93%) CTI
11 3 (0.93%) SSL
12 2 (0.62%) Wireless
12 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.62%) Network Security
13 1 (0.31%) IPsec
13 1 (0.31%) 3G
13 1 (0.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (32.72%) MySQL
2 68 (20.99%) SQL Server
3 27 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.40%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (3.40%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) UniData
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (10.19%) Eclipse
2 31 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.33%) Subversion
4 24 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
5 22 (6.79%) JUnit
6 19 (5.86%) Ant
7 18 (5.56%) Visual Studio
8 16 (4.94%) Maven
9 12 (3.70%) Mockito
10 11 (3.40%) PHPUnit
10 11 (3.40%) Behat
11 8 (2.47%) JIRA
12 4 (1.23%) Selenium
12 4 (1.23%) NetBeans
12 4 (1.23%) GCC
13 3 (0.93%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.93%) StarTeam
13 3 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.62%) NUnit
14 2 (0.62%) WebLOAD
General
1 48 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 42 (12.96%) Finance
3 10 (3.09%) Aerospace
4 7 (2.16%) Publishing
5 6 (1.85%) Back Office
6 5 (1.54%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (45.68%) Developer
2 86 (26.54%) Java Developer
3 71 (21.91%) Software Engineer
4 38 (11.73%) Administrator
5 36 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 34 (10.49%) Linux Administrator
7 31 (9.57%) Systems Administrator
8 29 (8.95%) Analyst
8 29 (8.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 26 (8.02%) Java Software Engineer
10 22 (6.79%) Senior Developer
11 21 (6.48%) Support Analyst
11 21 (6.48%) Web Engineer
12 20 (6.17%) Support Engineer
12 20 (6.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 19 (5.86%) Programmer
13 19 (5.86%) Architect
13 19 (5.86%) PHP Developer
14 18 (5.56%) Java Programmer
14 18 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (29.01%) HTML
2 76 (23.46%) Web Services
3 71 (21.91%) CSS
4 64 (19.75%) jQuery
5 61 (18.83%) Spring
6 48 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
7 46 (14.20%) XML
8 45 (13.89%) J2EE
9 44 (13.58%) JSP
10 32 (9.88%) Ajax
11 31 (9.57%) Hibernate
11 31 (9.57%) HTML5
12 29 (8.95%) JSON
13 28 (8.64%) Spring MVC
14 27 (8.33%) Servlets
15 23 (7.10%) REST
16 16 (4.94%) SOAP
17 14 (4.32%) Dojo
18 13 (4.01%) J2SE
19 10 (3.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.51%) Computer Science
2 35 (10.80%) Data Structures
3 23 (7.10%) Replication
4 15 (4.63%) Blackberry
5 14 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.32%) Mathematics
6 12 (3.70%) User Experience
7 11 (3.40%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.85%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.85%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.85%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.85%) Clustering
9 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.23%) Physics
9 4 (1.23%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.62%) CMDB
10 2 (0.62%) iPad
10 2 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.62%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 125 (38.58%) Windows
2 80 (24.69%) UNIX
3 75 (23.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (4.63%) Mac OS X
6 15 (4.63%) Mac OS
7 11 (3.40%) CentOS
8 9 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.47%) VxWorks
10 7 (2.16%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.16%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.54%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.23%) zOS
13 3 (0.93%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.62%) Solaris
15 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (36.73%) Software Engineering
2 69 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (17.28%) MVC
4 39 (12.04%) Web Development
5 34 (10.49%) Configuration Management
6 27 (8.33%) TDD
7 25 (7.72%) OO
8 22 (6.79%) E-Commerce
9 21 (6.48%) ITSM
9 21 (6.48%) Service Management
10 20 (6.17%) SDLC
11 18 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 18 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.25%) BDD
13 16 (4.94%) ITIL
14 15 (4.63%) Unit Testing
15 14 (4.32%) Multithreading
15 14 (4.32%) OO PHP
16 13 (4.01%) Requirements Analysis
16 13 (4.01%) UML
Programming Languages
1 153 (47.22%) Java
2 89 (27.47%) SQL
3 87 (26.85%) JavaScript
4 45 (13.89%) PHP
4 45 (13.89%) C++
5 28 (8.64%) C
6 25 (7.72%) PL/SQL
7 24 (7.41%) COBOL
8 21 (6.48%) Python
9 18 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 18 (5.56%) HQL
10 12 (3.70%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.09%) C#
12 9 (2.78%) Assembly Language
13 6 (1.85%) PHP5
14 5 (1.54%) Embedded C++
15 4 (1.23%) Perl
16 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.31%) Tcl
17 1 (0.31%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 77 (23.77%) Degree
2 16 (4.94%) MCP
3 14 (4.32%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (4.32%) OCPJP
4 9 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.47%) MCITP
5 8 (2.47%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.54%) MCSE
8 4 (1.23%) OCMJD
9 3 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.93%) CCNP
9 3 (0.93%) HND
9 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.31%) ISEB
11 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.31%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.64%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.40%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 26 (8.02%) vSphere
4 24 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (3.70%) Firmware
6 11 (3.40%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.40%) iptables
7 10 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (2.47%) XenServer
9 6 (1.85%) XenApp
9 6 (1.85%) Varnish
10 3 (0.93%) KVM
11 2 (0.62%) NFS
11 2 (0.62%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.32%) Puppet
2 7 (2.16%) SCCM
3 4 (1.23%) Capistrano
3 4 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.62%) cPanel
4 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 90 (27.78%) VMware
2 83 (25.62%) Red Hat
3 68 (20.99%) Oracle
4 41 (12.65%) Microsoft
5 35 (10.80%) hybris
6 34 (10.49%) NetApp
6 34 (10.49%) Cisco
7 29 (8.95%) Citrix
8 22 (6.79%) Dell
9 18 (5.56%) Endeca
10 14 (4.32%) Sun
11 9 (2.78%) Progress
12 7 (2.16%) Google
13 6 (1.85%) Zend
14 5 (1.54%) HP
15 3 (0.93%) EMC
15 3 (0.93%) Juniper
16 2 (0.62%) Apple
16 2 (0.62%) Adobe
16 2 (0.62%) SAP
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum +Amazing Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
RSA
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago