Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 14 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 191 205 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 11.53% 12.01% 15.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.85% 51.64% 66.02%
Number of salaries quoted 181 168 260
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,850 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £48,875
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%

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 336 397 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 20.28% 23.26% 23.82%
Number of salaries quoted 306 356 367
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,125 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +15.38% +4.00%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Brighton

Linux
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Linux in Brighton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Brighton over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 80 (41.88%) DevOps
2 77 (40.31%) MySQL
3 72 (37.70%) PHP
4 67 (35.08%) Python
5 58 (30.37%) JavaScript
6 48 (25.13%) Web Development
7 46 (24.08%) HTML
8 42 (21.99%) Software Engineering
9 39 (20.42%) CSS
10 37 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
11 36 (18.85%) SQL
12 35 (18.32%) Jenkins
13 34 (17.80%) Puppet
13 34 (17.80%) Java
14 33 (17.28%) Ansible
15 31 (16.23%) Ubuntu
15 31 (16.23%) Windows
16 30 (15.71%) Unix
17 28 (14.66%) Git (software)
18 27 (14.14%) Open Source
19 25 (13.09%) Node.js
19 25 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (12.57%) DNS
21 23 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
22 22 (11.52%) Configuration Management
22 22 (11.52%) Degree
23 21 (10.99%) AngularJS
24 20 (10.47%) OpenStack
24 20 (10.47%) Docker
25 18 (9.42%) Laravel

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 20 (10.47%) OpenStack
2 14 (7.33%) Apache
3 13 (6.81%) Drupal
4 11 (5.76%) Apache Solr
5 10 (5.24%) Confluence
6 9 (4.71%) CMS
7 3 (1.57%) IIS
7 3 (1.57%) Moodle
7 3 (1.57%) Totara
8 1 (0.52%) JBoss
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.62%) SaaS
4 2 (1.05%) IaaS
4 2 (1.05%) Office 365
4 2 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.57%) DNS
2 15 (7.85%) DHCP
2 15 (7.85%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.85%) VPN
3 14 (7.33%) Firewall
4 11 (5.76%) Internet
5 9 (4.71%) VLAN
6 7 (3.66%) LAN
6 7 (3.66%) WAN
7 5 (2.62%) VoIP
8 3 (1.57%) MQTT
9 1 (0.52%) BGP
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.52%) MPLS
9 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (40.31%) MySQL
2 23 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (8.38%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.24%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.71%) Big Data
5 9 (4.71%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.71%) HBase
6 8 (4.19%) InfluxDB
7 7 (3.66%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.57%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.57%) SQLite
9 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (18.32%) Jenkins
2 28 (14.66%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.85%) gulp
4 14 (7.33%) JIRA
5 12 (6.28%) PostCSS
5 12 (6.28%) webpack
6 10 (5.24%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.14%) Subversion
7 6 (3.14%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.62%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.57%) Grunt
9 3 (1.57%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.05%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.05%) Selenium
11 1 (0.52%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (3.14%) Finance
2 1 (0.52%) Banking
2 1 (0.52%) Games
2 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (37.70%) Developer
2 54 (28.27%) Administrator
3 51 (26.70%) Linux Administrator
4 47 (24.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 41 (21.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 39 (20.42%) Systems Administrator
7 36 (18.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 33 (17.28%) DevOps Administrator
8 33 (17.28%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 31 (16.23%) Linux Engineer
10 29 (15.18%) PHP Developer
11 22 (11.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 16 (8.38%) Java Developer
12 16 (8.38%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (8.38%) Junior
13 15 (7.85%) Software Engineer
14 14 (7.33%) Embedded Engineer
14 14 (7.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 13 (6.81%) Full Stack Developer
15 13 (6.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.08%) HTML
2 39 (20.42%) CSS
3 25 (13.09%) Node.js
4 21 (10.99%) AngularJS
5 18 (9.42%) Laravel
6 16 (8.38%) LAMP
7 15 (7.85%) Sass
8 13 (6.81%) Django
9 12 (6.28%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (5.76%) jQuery
11 9 (4.71%) J2EE
12 8 (4.19%) JSON
12 8 (4.19%) Kafka
12 8 (4.19%) Sensu
13 7 (3.66%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 6 (3.14%) React
14 6 (3.14%) XML
15 5 (2.62%) SOAP
15 5 (2.62%) Symfony
16 4 (2.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.81%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.71%) Algorithms
2 9 (4.71%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.62%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.62%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.09%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.57%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.05%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.23%) Ubuntu
1 31 (16.23%) Windows
2 30 (15.71%) Unix
3 10 (5.24%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (5.24%) VxWorks
3 10 (5.24%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.19%) CentOS
5 7 (3.66%) Debian
6 4 (2.09%) Android
7 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (41.88%) DevOps
2 48 (25.13%) Web Development
3 42 (21.99%) Software Engineering
4 27 (14.14%) Open Source
5 25 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (11.52%) Configuration Management
7 17 (8.90%) Scrum
8 14 (7.33%) OOD
9 13 (6.81%) SDLC
10 12 (6.28%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 12 (6.28%) OO
10 12 (6.28%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (5.24%) Analytics
11 10 (5.24%) Security Patching
12 9 (4.71%) Data Management
12 9 (4.71%) OOP
12 9 (4.71%) Web Operations
13 8 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.19%) Task Automation
14 7 (3.66%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.70%) PHP
2 67 (35.08%) Python
3 58 (30.37%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.85%) SQL
5 34 (17.80%) Java
6 18 (9.42%) C++
7 16 (8.38%) Ruby
8 15 (7.85%) Bash Shell
8 15 (7.85%) C
9 13 (6.81%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.24%) Embedded C
10 10 (5.24%) Embedded C++
11 8 (4.19%) C#
12 7 (3.66%) Perl
12 7 (3.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (11.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) CCNA
2 4 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.52%) CCNP
3 1 (0.52%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) MISRA
1 9 (4.71%) MISRA C
2 5 (2.62%) QA
3 4 (2.09%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (10.47%) Docker
2 8 (4.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (3.66%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.62%) LXC
4 5 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.57%) vSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (17.80%) Puppet
2 33 (17.28%) Ansible
3 8 (4.19%) logstash
4 6 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.24%) Atlassian
3 8 (4.19%) Cisco
3 8 (4.19%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.62%) Oracle
4 5 (2.62%) VMware
5 2 (1.05%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.52%) Perforce