Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 137 222 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.47% 12.69% 15.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.43% 63.79% 59.90%
Number of salaries quoted 103 207 215
Brighton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,400 £54,300
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +20.00%

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 216 348 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 13.35% 19.89% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 173 316 370
Brighton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - -8.05% +14.47%

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 58 (42.34%) Git (software)
2 56 (40.88%) Python
3 53 (38.69%) MySQL
4 48 (35.04%) Bash Shell
5 45 (32.85%) LAMP
6 44 (32.12%) DevOps
7 39 (28.47%) Windows
8 33 (24.09%) VMware
9 32 (23.36%) Configuration Management
10 31 (22.63%) PHP
11 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
11 30 (21.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (18.98%) Network Monitoring
13 25 (18.25%) Virtual Machines
14 24 (17.52%) Software Engineering
14 24 (17.52%) RTSP
14 24 (17.52%) Mercurial
14 24 (17.52%) VMware ESXi
14 24 (17.52%) Replication
14 24 (17.52%) Video\Live Streaming
14 24 (17.52%) Debian
14 24 (17.52%) RTMP
15 23 (16.79%) Jenkins
15 23 (16.79%) Manufacturing
15 23 (16.79%) C++
16 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (13.87%) Degree
17 19 (13.87%) Apache
18 17 (12.41%) Java
18 17 (12.41%) Web Development

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 19 (13.87%) Apache
2 13 (9.49%) CMS
3 9 (6.57%) IIS
4 8 (5.84%) Confluence
5 6 (4.38%) Moodle
5 6 (4.38%) Totara
6 5 (3.65%) nginx
7 3 (2.19%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.19%) CloudStack
7 3 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.46%) Drupal
8 2 (1.46%) JBoss
8 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.19%) PaaS
3 3 (2.19%) SaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.46%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (1.46%) GitHub
5 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.52%) RTMP
1 24 (17.52%) RTSP
2 6 (4.38%) Firewall
3 5 (3.65%) MQTT
4 4 (2.92%) BGP
4 4 (2.92%) HTTP
5 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.19%) VLAN
5 3 (2.19%) VoIP
5 3 (2.19%) VPN
6 2 (1.46%) Broadband
6 2 (1.46%) DHCP
6 2 (1.46%) DNS
6 2 (1.46%) L2TP
6 2 (1.46%) MPLS
6 2 (1.46%) SMTP
6 2 (1.46%) WAN
7 1 (0.73%) IMAP
7 1 (0.73%) Internet
7 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.69%) MySQL
2 9 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.11%) Big Data
3 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.92%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.92%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.19%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.19%) Impala
5 3 (2.19%) Sqoop
6 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.46%) DB2
6 2 (1.46%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.46%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (42.34%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.52%) Mercurial
3 23 (16.79%) Jenkins
4 14 (10.22%) JIRA
5 8 (5.84%) Subversion
6 5 (3.65%) JUnit
6 5 (3.65%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.19%) GitLab
7 3 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.46%) git-flow
8 2 (1.46%) Gradle
8 2 (1.46%) Maven
8 2 (1.46%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.73%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.73%) JMeter
9 1 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.73%) Selenium
9 1 (0.73%) TestNG
General
1 23 (16.79%) Manufacturing
2 12 (8.76%) Finance
3 8 (5.84%) Electronics
4 2 (1.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Advertising
5 1 (0.73%) Automotive
5 1 (0.73%) Games
5 1 (0.73%) Law
5 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (41.61%) Developer
2 30 (21.90%) Administrator
2 30 (21.90%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (19.71%) PHP Developer
4 25 (18.25%) Linux Administrator
4 25 (18.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (10.95%) C Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Embedded C Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Embedded Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Linux Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Support Engineer
7 12 (8.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (8.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.84%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Technical Support
10 8 (5.84%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Web Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.85%) LAMP
2 15 (10.95%) React
3 13 (9.49%) CSS
3 13 (9.49%) HTML
4 8 (5.84%) HTML5
4 8 (5.84%) Spring
5 7 (5.11%) Web Services
6 6 (4.38%) Ajax
6 6 (4.38%) CSS3
6 6 (4.38%) Kafka
6 6 (4.38%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (4.38%) REST
7 5 (3.65%) jQuery
8 4 (2.92%) Django
8 4 (2.92%) Guice
8 4 (2.92%) JSON
8 4 (2.92%) RESTful
8 4 (2.92%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (2.92%) Spring MVC
8 4 (2.92%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.52%) Replication
1 24 (17.52%) Video\Live Streaming
2 15 (10.95%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.92%) Learning Management System
4 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.19%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.19%) User Experience
6 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.73%) AS400
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.47%) Windows
2 24 (17.52%) Debian
3 11 (8.03%) Unix
4 7 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.92%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.46%) CentOS
6 2 (1.46%) FreeBSD
6 2 (1.46%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.73%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.12%) DevOps
2 32 (23.36%) Configuration Management
3 26 (18.98%) Network Monitoring
4 24 (17.52%) Software Engineering
5 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (12.41%) Web Development
7 13 (9.49%) Front End Development
7 13 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (9.49%) Open Source
8 11 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.03%) Scrum
9 10 (7.30%) MVC
10 9 (6.57%) SDLC
11 8 (5.84%) Network Virtualisation
11 8 (5.84%) TDD
12 7 (5.11%) Analytics
12 7 (5.11%) Computer Science
12 7 (5.11%) OO
13 6 (4.38%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (4.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.88%) Python
2 48 (35.04%) Bash Shell
3 31 (22.63%) PHP
4 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
5 23 (16.79%) C++
6 17 (12.41%) Java
7 16 (11.68%) C
7 16 (11.68%) Embedded C
8 15 (10.95%) Lua
9 10 (7.30%) Ruby
10 9 (6.57%) Go
11 7 (5.11%) Scala
11 7 (5.11%) SQL
12 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.46%) Perl
14 2 (1.46%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.73%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Degree
2 7 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.92%) CCNA
3 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.46%) CCIE
4 2 (1.46%) CCNP
4 2 (1.46%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) MISRA
2 1 (0.73%) MISRA C
System Software
1 30 (21.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (18.25%) Virtual Machines
3 24 (17.52%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (7.30%) Docker
5 9 (6.57%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.65%) vSphere
7 3 (2.19%) Apache Flume
8 2 (1.46%) Firmware
9 1 (0.73%) LXC
9 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Puppet
2 8 (5.84%) Ansible
3 4 (2.92%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.19%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (2.19%) logstash
4 3 (2.19%) Rancher
5 2 (1.46%) Galera Cluster
5 2 (1.46%) WSUS
6 1 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (24.09%) VMware
2 5 (3.65%) Google
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle
3 4 (2.92%) Cisco
4 3 (2.19%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.19%) Hortonworks
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.19%) Peoplefluent
4 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.19%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.46%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.46%) Juniper
5 2 (1.46%) New Relic
5 2 (1.46%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.46%) Percona
5 2 (1.46%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.46%) Zend
6 1 (0.73%) Apple
6 1 (0.73%) Citrix
6 1 (0.73%) SolarWinds