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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / West Sussex
Rank 25 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 90 165 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.37% 14.85% 15.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.14% 48.67% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75 152 139
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +1.19%

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
249 339 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.16% 30.51% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 214 309 334
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -7 50 £45,000 - 2
Worthing 0 14 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Horsham -8 5 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Gatwick -14 5 £40,000 +21.21%
East Grinstead +12 4 £39,000 -
Bognor Regis - 1 - -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 56 (36.13%) Java
2 55 (35.48%) C++
3 54 (34.84%) Windows
4 43 (27.74%) Oracle
5 42 (27.10%) Computer Science
6 40 (25.81%) SQL
6 40 (25.81%) C
7 39 (25.16%) HTML
8 37 (23.87%) Unix
9 36 (23.23%) Software Engineering
10 35 (22.58%) Red Hat
11 34 (21.94%) CSS
11 34 (21.94%) JavaScript
11 34 (21.94%) Degree
11 34 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (20.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 31 (20.00%) Multithreading
13 31 (20.00%) MySQL
14 28 (18.06%) Multithreaded Programming
15 26 (16.77%) Assembly Language
16 25 (16.13%) ITIL
17 22 (14.19%) Microsoft
18 20 (12.90%) PowerShell
19 19 (12.26%) Mathematics
19 19 (12.26%) JSP
20 18 (11.61%) Active Directory
21 17 (10.97%) Hyper-V
22 16 (10.32%) Firmware
23 15 (9.68%) Telecoms
24 14 (9.03%) Scrum

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.45%) Apache
2 8 (5.16%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.52%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.29%) Confluence
6 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.87%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.94%) IaaS
4 3 (1.94%) PaaS
5 2 (1.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.29%) GitHub
5 2 (1.29%) Office 365
6 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.10%) DNS
2 8 (5.16%) SAN
3 7 (4.52%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (3.87%) Wireless
5 5 (3.23%) Internet
6 4 (2.58%) VPN
7 3 (1.94%) Network Security
7 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.29%) DHCP
8 2 (1.29%) Firewall
8 2 (1.29%) HTTP
8 2 (1.29%) Skype
9 1 (0.65%) CTI
9 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.65%) LAN
9 1 (0.65%) NFC
9 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.00%) MySQL
2 12 (7.74%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.52%) Data Mining
4 7 (4.52%) OLTP
4 7 (4.52%) VLDB
5 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.65%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.87%) Subversion
4 4 (2.58%) JIRA
4 4 (2.58%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.29%) Mockito
5 2 (1.29%) Toad
6 1 (0.65%) JUnit
6 1 (0.65%) NUnit
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.74%) Finance
3 4 (2.58%) Games
4 2 (1.29%) Billing
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (36.77%) Developer
2 37 (23.87%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.19%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (14.19%) Senior Developer
4 19 (12.26%) Java Programmer
4 19 (12.26%) Programmer
4 19 (12.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (10.97%) Administrator
6 16 (10.32%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (9.03%) Linux Developer
8 13 (8.39%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (7.74%) Senior Java Programmer
9 12 (7.74%) Senior Programmer
9 12 (7.74%) Test Engineer
10 11 (7.10%) Analyst
11 10 (6.45%) Development Manager
11 10 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
12 9 (5.81%) C++ Developer
12 9 (5.81%) Software Engineer
13 8 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.16%) HTML
2 34 (21.94%) CSS
3 19 (12.26%) JSP
4 12 (7.74%) Web Services
5 10 (6.45%) J2EE
6 9 (5.81%) jQuery
7 8 (5.16%) HTML5
7 8 (5.16%) Spring
7 8 (5.16%) XML
8 7 (4.52%) REST
9 6 (3.87%) CSS3
9 6 (3.87%) JSON
9 6 (3.87%) LAMP
10 5 (3.23%) Ajax
10 5 (3.23%) Laravel
10 5 (3.23%) RESTful
10 5 (3.23%) SOAP
11 4 (2.58%) EJB
11 4 (2.58%) JMS
12 3 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.10%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.16%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (4.52%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.52%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.23%) Smartcard
5 4 (2.58%) AS400
5 4 (2.58%) Online Games
6 3 (1.94%) W3C
7 2 (1.29%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Contactless
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) iPhone
8 1 (0.65%) iSeries
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (34.84%) Windows
2 37 (23.87%) Unix
3 32 (20.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.16%) Solaris
6 6 (3.87%) AIX
7 5 (3.23%) CentOS
7 5 (3.23%) zOS
8 4 (2.58%) Debian
9 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.65%) Android
11 1 (0.65%) OS/390
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.23%) Software Engineering
2 34 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 28 (18.06%) Multithreaded Programming
5 25 (16.13%) ITIL
6 19 (12.26%) Mathematics
7 14 (9.03%) Scrum
7 14 (9.03%) Web Development
8 13 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (8.39%) TDD
9 12 (7.74%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.10%) High Availability
10 11 (7.10%) OO
10 11 (7.10%) Security Patching
10 11 (7.10%) Threat Detection
11 10 (6.45%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.81%) Test Strategy
12 9 (5.81%) Web Design
13 8 (5.16%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.13%) Java
2 55 (35.48%) C++
3 40 (25.81%) C
3 40 (25.81%) SQL
4 34 (21.94%) JavaScript
5 26 (16.77%) Assembly Language
6 20 (12.90%) PowerShell
7 13 (8.39%) Python
8 10 (6.45%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.81%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.16%) PHP
11 7 (4.52%) Embedded C++
12 6 (3.87%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.58%) COBOL
13 4 (2.58%) Fortran
13 4 (2.58%) Korn
13 4 (2.58%) Perl
13 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.94%) Delphi
14 3 (1.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (21.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.65%) HNC
3 1 (0.65%) HND
3 1 (0.65%) JNCIS
3 1 (0.65%) MCDST
3 1 (0.65%) MCSA
3 1 (0.65%) MCSE
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (11.61%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.97%) Hyper-V
3 16 (10.32%) Firmware
4 7 (4.52%) GlusterFS
4 7 (4.52%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (4.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (3.87%) Docker
5 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.65%) etcd
6 1 (0.65%) flannel
6 1 (0.65%) iptables
6 1 (0.65%) KVM
6 1 (0.65%) LXC
6 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (7.10%) SCSM
2 9 (5.81%) Puppet
3 8 (5.16%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.52%) Oracle ZFS
4 7 (4.52%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (4.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (3.23%) Ansible
5 5 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.94%) SCCM
6 3 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.65%) cPanel
7 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.65%) Salt
7 1 (0.65%) SELinux
Vendors
1 43 (27.74%) Oracle
2 35 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 22 (14.19%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.74%) 3PAR
4 12 (7.74%) HP
5 10 (6.45%) VMware
6 7 (4.52%) Brocade
6 7 (4.52%) EMC
6 7 (4.52%) IBM
6 7 (4.52%) StorageTek
6 7 (4.52%) Sun
6 7 (4.52%) Veritas
7 5 (3.23%) SAP
8 3 (1.94%) Zend
9 2 (1.29%) Google
9 2 (1.29%) hybris
9 2 (1.29%) Perforce
10 1 (0.65%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.65%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
Crawley, Sussex
Ashdown Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago