Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 19 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 63 149 296
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Brighton 7.66% 9.29% 14.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.72% 71.63% 77.89%
Number of salaries quoted 51 112 183
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £65,000
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 167 208 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 20.32% 12.97% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 142 163 246
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -8.89%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -4.44%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Brighton

Linux
Salary Trend in Brighton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux in Brighton.

Salary trend for Linux in Brighton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Brighton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux in Brighton over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Linux in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 26 (41.27%) PHP
2 23 (36.51%) PowerShell
3 19 (30.16%) AWS
3 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
4 18 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 17 (26.98%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (26.98%) DevOps
5 17 (26.98%) RabbitMQ
5 17 (26.98%) Redis
5 17 (26.98%) Gearman
5 17 (26.98%) Windows
5 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
6 15 (23.81%) VMware
6 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (22.22%) PowerCLI
7 14 (22.22%) SAN
7 14 (22.22%) DHCP
7 14 (22.22%) FTP
7 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 14 (22.22%) DNS
7 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.63%) vSphere
8 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
8 13 (20.63%) Data Centre Operations
9 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
10 10 (15.87%) SQL
10 10 (15.87%) Terraform
11 8 (12.70%) Degree
11 8 (12.70%) Python

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 17 (26.98%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.35%) CMS
2 4 (6.35%) Joomla!
2 4 (6.35%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 19 (30.16%) AWS
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) DHCP
1 14 (22.22%) DNS
1 14 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
1 14 (22.22%) FTP
1 14 (22.22%) SAN
1 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) Redis
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.35%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.35%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.35%) HBase
2 4 (6.35%) Impala
2 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.35%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
1 15 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Administrator
3 10 (15.87%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.70%) PHP Team Leader
4 8 (12.70%) Storage Administrator
4 8 (12.70%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) IT Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (6.35%) Apache Spark Developer
8 4 (6.35%) AWS Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Big Data Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Data Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) Gearman
1 17 (26.98%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (7.94%) Browserify
2 5 (7.94%) Laravel
2 5 (7.94%) Node.js
2 5 (7.94%) Symfony
3 4 (6.35%) CSS
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) GraphQL
4 1 (1.59%) Micronaut
4 1 (1.59%) Spring
4 1 (1.59%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Spring WebFlux
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
2 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.98%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Unix
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) DevOps
2 13 (20.63%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (7.94%) Web Development
4 4 (6.35%) Change Control
4 4 (6.35%) Mobile Optimisation
4 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (6.35%) Prototyping
4 4 (6.35%) Wireframes
5 2 (3.17%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (3.17%) Tech Ops
6 1 (1.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (1.59%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (1.59%) Epics
6 1 (1.59%) Front End Development
6 1 (1.59%) GitOps
6 1 (1.59%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (1.59%) Trunk-Based Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) PHP
2 23 (36.51%) PowerShell
3 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
4 10 (15.87%) SQL
5 8 (12.70%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) Java
6 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.35%) C#
7 4 (6.35%) Ruby
7 4 (6.35%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Java 8
8 1 (1.59%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) NIST
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (20.63%) vSphere
3 4 (6.35%) Docker
3 4 (6.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) PowerCLI
2 10 (15.87%) Terraform
3 5 (7.94%) Kubernetes
4 4 (6.35%) Ansible
5 1 (1.59%) Istio
5 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) VMware
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) Cloudera
3 4 (6.35%) Hortonworks
3 4 (6.35%) MapR
4 1 (1.59%) Dell