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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 136 146 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.72% 11.04% 12.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.85% 36.87% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 112 136 135
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
427 396 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.81% 29.95% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 376 355 353
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 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 31 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 -2 64 £41,250 -8.33% 8
Gatwick +12 28 £42,500 +21.42%
Horsham -12 14 £42,000 +20.00%
Haywards Heath -9 4 £35,000 -13.81% 3
Worthing -14 2 £77,500 - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 145 (44.48%) Java
2 131 (40.18%) Windows
3 128 (39.26%) Apache
4 125 (38.34%) Software Engineering
5 113 (34.66%) MySQL
6 112 (34.36%) Tomcat
7 99 (30.37%) VMware
8 89 (27.30%) HTML
8 89 (27.30%) Red Hat
9 87 (26.69%) SQL
10 82 (25.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 79 (24.23%) JavaScript
12 78 (23.93%) UNIX
13 66 (20.25%) Oracle
14 65 (19.94%) Web Services
15 63 (19.33%) Firewall
15 63 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
16 62 (19.02%) Degree
17 60 (18.40%) CSS
18 59 (18.10%) SQL Server
18 59 (18.10%) jQuery
19 56 (17.18%) Telecoms
20 55 (16.87%) RabbitMQ
21 52 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
21 52 (15.95%) MVC
22 51 (15.64%) Spring
23 44 (13.50%) Active Directory
24 43 (13.19%) Microsoft
24 43 (13.19%) NetApp
25 42 (12.88%) Apache Solr

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 128 (39.26%) Apache
2 112 (34.36%) Tomcat
3 42 (12.88%) Apache Solr
4 37 (11.35%) WebSphere
5 34 (10.43%) WebLogic
6 20 (6.13%) nginx
7 14 (4.29%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.99%) MS Exchange
9 8 (2.45%) IIS
10 5 (1.53%) JBoss
10 5 (1.53%) Lync
11 4 (1.23%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.31%) Liferay
14 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 20 (6.13%) MS Office
2 13 (3.99%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Primavera
1 3 (0.92%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.23%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.23%) Route 53
4 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (19.33%) Firewall
2 22 (6.75%) BIG-IP
3 20 (6.13%) DNS
4 18 (5.52%) LAN
5 17 (5.21%) WAN
5 17 (5.21%) TCP/IP
5 17 (5.21%) Internet
6 12 (3.68%) DHCP
7 8 (2.45%) VoIP
8 7 (2.15%) SAN
9 6 (1.84%) HTTP
9 6 (1.84%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.92%) CTI
10 3 (0.92%) VPN
10 3 (0.92%) SSL
11 2 (0.61%) FTP
11 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.61%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.61%) Network Security
12 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (34.66%) MySQL
2 59 (18.10%) SQL Server
3 33 (10.12%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.84%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.61%) Big Data
6 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (8.90%) Eclipse
2 28 (8.59%) Oracle Forms
3 25 (7.67%) Git (software)
4 23 (7.06%) Subversion
5 18 (5.52%) JUnit
5 18 (5.52%) Visual Studio
6 15 (4.60%) Maven
7 14 (4.29%) Ant
8 10 (3.07%) Mockito
9 9 (2.76%) PHPUnit
9 9 (2.76%) Behat
10 5 (1.53%) NetBeans
10 5 (1.53%) JIRA
11 4 (1.23%) StarTeam
11 4 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.23%) GCC
12 3 (0.92%) Selenium
13 1 (0.31%) WebLOAD
13 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 56 (17.18%) Telecoms
2 40 (12.27%) Finance
3 12 (3.68%) Aerospace
4 7 (2.15%) Publishing
5 6 (1.84%) Back Office
6 5 (1.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 137 (42.02%) Developer
2 79 (24.23%) Java Developer
3 73 (22.39%) Software Engineer
4 37 (11.35%) Administrator
5 34 (10.43%) Software Developer
6 32 (9.82%) Linux Administrator
7 31 (9.51%) Systems Administrator
8 29 (8.90%) Analyst
9 27 (8.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 26 (7.98%) Java Software Engineer
10 26 (7.98%) Programmer
11 24 (7.36%) Support Engineer
12 22 (6.75%) Support Analyst
12 22 (6.75%) Architect
12 22 (6.75%) Senior Developer
12 22 (6.75%) Java Programmer
13 21 (6.44%) Web Engineer
14 20 (6.13%) Java Software Developer
14 20 (6.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 20 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (27.30%) HTML
2 65 (19.94%) Web Services
3 60 (18.40%) CSS
4 59 (18.10%) jQuery
5 55 (16.87%) RabbitMQ
6 51 (15.64%) Spring
7 41 (12.58%) XML
8 36 (11.04%) J2EE
9 34 (10.43%) HTML5
10 33 (10.12%) JSP
10 33 (10.12%) Ajax
11 30 (9.20%) JSON
12 28 (8.59%) Spring MVC
12 28 (8.59%) Servlets
13 20 (6.13%) Hibernate
14 19 (5.83%) REST
15 15 (4.60%) SOAP
16 14 (4.29%) J2SE
17 10 (3.07%) LAMP
18 9 (2.76%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.43%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.82%) Data Structures
3 23 (7.06%) Replication
4 17 (5.21%) Blackberry
5 14 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.29%) Mathematics
5 14 (4.29%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.37%) User Experience
7 7 (2.15%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.15%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.15%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.84%) Clustering
9 4 (1.23%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.23%) Physics
10 2 (0.61%) iPad
10 2 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.61%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.31%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.31%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 131 (40.18%) Windows
2 82 (25.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (23.93%) UNIX
4 40 (12.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (5.21%) Mac OS X
6 17 (5.21%) Mac OS
7 16 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.76%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.76%) CentOS
9 8 (2.45%) VxWorks
10 7 (2.15%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.15%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.23%) zOS
11 4 (1.23%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (38.34%) Software Engineering
2 63 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (15.95%) MVC
4 38 (11.66%) Web Development
5 31 (9.51%) Configuration Management
6 23 (7.06%) OO
7 21 (6.44%) Service Management
7 21 (6.44%) ITSM
7 21 (6.44%) TDD
8 18 (5.52%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.52%) E-Commerce
9 17 (5.21%) Migration
9 17 (5.21%) SDLC
10 16 (4.91%) ITIL
11 14 (4.29%) UML
11 14 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (4.29%) OO PHP
12 13 (3.99%) Validation
13 12 (3.68%) BDD
13 12 (3.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (44.48%) Java
2 87 (26.69%) SQL
3 79 (24.23%) JavaScript
4 40 (12.27%) C++
5 38 (11.66%) PHP
6 30 (9.20%) PL/SQL
7 29 (8.90%) C
8 28 (8.59%) COBOL
9 18 (5.52%) Bash Shell
10 16 (4.91%) Python
11 12 (3.68%) HQL
12 9 (2.76%) Assembly Language
12 9 (2.76%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.15%) PHP5
14 6 (1.84%) C#
15 5 (1.53%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.61%) Perl
16 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.31%) XPath
17 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (19.02%) Degree
2 18 (5.52%) MCP
3 11 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.76%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (2.76%) OCPJP
5 9 (2.76%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.45%) MCITP
7 6 (1.84%) MCSE
8 4 (1.23%) OCMJD
9 3 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.92%) CCNP
9 3 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.92%) HND
10 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.90%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.37%) QA
3 5 (1.53%) SLA
4 3 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (13.50%) Active Directory
3 28 (8.59%) Oracle RAC
4 27 (8.28%) vSphere
5 16 (4.91%) Hyper-V
6 14 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (3.68%) Firmware
8 9 (2.76%) iptables
9 8 (2.45%) XenServer
10 6 (1.84%) Varnish
10 6 (1.84%) XenApp
11 3 (0.92%) KVM
12 2 (0.61%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.61%) NFS
13 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.68%) Puppet
2 10 (3.07%) SCCM
3 3 (0.92%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.61%) cPanel
4 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 99 (30.37%) VMware
2 89 (27.30%) Red Hat
3 66 (20.25%) Oracle
4 43 (13.19%) Microsoft
4 43 (13.19%) NetApp
5 39 (11.96%) Cisco
6 34 (10.43%) hybris
7 33 (10.12%) Citrix
8 21 (6.44%) Dell
9 12 (3.68%) Endeca
10 9 (2.76%) Progress
10 9 (2.76%) Sun
11 6 (1.84%) Zend
12 5 (1.53%) HP
13 4 (1.23%) Google
14 3 (0.92%) EMC
14 3 (0.92%) Juniper
15 2 (0.61%) Apple
15 2 (0.61%) Adobe
15 2 (0.61%) SAP
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Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
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