The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 3.26% 19.44% 4.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.38% 36.84% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 5
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
Linux
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Operating Systems Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 57 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 34.78% 52.78% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 10
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Linux
Salary Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Worthing region.

Linux Salary Trend in Worthing

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Endeca
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Solr
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) MariaDB
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 5 (62.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
1 5 (62.50%) MariaDB
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 5 (62.50%) SQL DBA
2 5 (62.50%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Java
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Endeca
2 2 (25.00%) VMware