The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Engineer
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 79 88
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 15 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.73% 1.86% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.89% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 16
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +39.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 849 1061 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 98.15% 98.51% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3512 4851 4869
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in East Sussex

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in East Sussex

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in East Sussex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in East Sussex

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Brighton +5 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Python
3 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (52.38%) DevOps
4 10 (47.62%) Perl
5 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
6 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
7 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) PHP
7 7 (33.33%) HTML
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) Debian
7 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
8 5 (23.81%) C
8 5 (23.81%) C++
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (19.05%) Ansible
9 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
10 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (14.29%) Apache

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 7 (33.33%) Debian
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Server Building
6 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Perl
3 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (23.81%) C
5 5 (23.81%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
Brighton, East Sussex
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