Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 295 282 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.38% 15.80% 14.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.00% 60.78% 59.58%
Number of salaries quoted 257 252 302
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,875 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 447 464 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 21.78% 25.99% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 399 424 480
East Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,350 £26,250 £21,975
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in East Sussex

Linux
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Linux in East Sussex

Linux
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in East Sussex

Linux
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 within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -4 256 £35,000 -22.22% 27
Uckfield -2 23 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Hove - 8 £62,500 - 1
Lewes -5 3 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Eastbourne - 1 £42,500 - 3
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 106 (35.93%) MySQL
2 89 (30.17%) DevOps
3 79 (26.78%) Java
4 78 (26.44%) Python
5 71 (24.07%) JavaScript
6 65 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
7 62 (21.02%) SQL
8 59 (20.00%) Windows
9 56 (18.98%) Apache
9 56 (18.98%) PHP
10 54 (18.31%) C++
11 51 (17.29%) TCP/IP
12 50 (16.95%) Software Engineering
13 47 (15.93%) DNS
13 47 (15.93%) Bash Shell
13 47 (15.93%) Computer Science
14 46 (15.59%) C
15 44 (14.92%) AngularJS
16 43 (14.58%) CSS
17 42 (14.24%) DHCP
18 40 (13.56%) Unix
18 40 (13.56%) VMware
19 38 (12.88%) HTML
20 36 (12.20%) Web Development
20 36 (12.20%) Git (software)
21 35 (11.86%) Web Services
22 32 (10.85%) Degree
23 31 (10.51%) Firewall
23 31 (10.51%) C#

Linux
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 56 (18.98%) Apache
2 18 (6.10%) CMS
3 11 (3.73%) IIS
3 11 (3.73%) JBoss
4 10 (3.39%) nginx
5 7 (2.37%) WildFly
6 6 (2.03%) Confluence
7 5 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.69%) SAS
7 5 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.69%) WordPress
8 4 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.02%) CloudStack
9 3 (1.02%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.68%) Drupal
10 2 (0.68%) Moodle
10 2 (0.68%) Totara
10 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.02%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 65 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.03%) Office 365
4 5 (1.69%) SaaS
5 4 (1.36%) GitHub
5 4 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.02%) Firebase
7 2 (0.68%) IaaS
7 2 (0.68%) PaaS
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.34%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.34%) Serverless
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (17.29%) TCP/IP
2 47 (15.93%) DNS
3 42 (14.24%) DHCP
4 31 (10.51%) Firewall
5 26 (8.81%) VoIP
5 26 (8.81%) VPN
6 16 (5.42%) VLAN
7 9 (3.05%) LAN
8 8 (2.71%) SAN
8 8 (2.71%) WAN
9 5 (1.69%) Internet
10 3 (1.02%) MQTT
11 2 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.34%) Broadband
12 1 (0.34%) GSM
12 1 (0.34%) NAS
12 1 (0.34%) RS-232
12 1 (0.34%) RS-485
12 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (35.93%) MySQL
2 29 (9.83%) SQL Server
3 27 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.08%) Big Data
7 12 (4.07%) Apache Hive
7 12 (4.07%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.07%) Impala
7 12 (4.07%) Sqoop
8 11 (3.73%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.69%) DB2
11 3 (1.02%) SQLite
12 2 (0.68%) GIS
12 2 (0.68%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.68%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.68%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.80%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.10%) JIRA
4 16 (5.42%) TeamCity
5 14 (4.75%) Subversion
6 13 (4.41%) Vagrant
7 11 (3.73%) gulp
8 10 (3.39%) Grunt
9 6 (2.03%) JUnit
9 6 (2.03%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.36%) Gradle
10 4 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.36%) Travis CI
10 4 (1.36%) webpack
11 3 (1.02%) GitLab
11 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.68%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 13 (4.41%) Finance
2 12 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.39%) Marketing
4 5 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.02%) Banking
6 2 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 107 (36.27%) Developer
2 63 (21.36%) Administrator
3 58 (19.66%) Linux Administrator
4 40 (13.56%) Systems Administrator
5 35 (11.86%) PHP Developer
6 33 (11.19%) Linux Engineer
6 33 (11.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 33 (11.19%) Senior Developer
7 30 (10.17%) Support Engineer
8 28 (9.49%) Java Developer
9 24 (8.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (7.80%) Junior
10 23 (7.80%) Network Engineer
11 22 (7.46%) Linux Developer
11 22 (7.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 20 (6.78%) AWS Engineer
12 20 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (6.78%) Web Developer
13 17 (5.76%) Analyst
14 16 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.92%) AngularJS
2 43 (14.58%) CSS
3 38 (12.88%) HTML
4 35 (11.86%) Web Services
5 30 (10.17%) LAMP
6 27 (9.15%) jQuery
7 26 (8.81%) React
8 25 (8.47%) .NET
9 21 (7.12%) Java EE
10 16 (5.42%) HTML5
10 16 (5.42%) Node.js
11 15 (5.08%) Kafka
12 14 (4.75%) Laravel
12 14 (4.75%) RESTful
12 14 (4.75%) Symfony
13 13 (4.41%) Django
14 12 (4.07%) REST
15 11 (3.73%) Sass
16 10 (3.39%) MLlib
16 10 (3.39%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.93%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.12%) Driving Licence
3 14 (4.75%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.41%) User Experience
5 9 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (2.71%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.69%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.36%) HTC Vive
9 4 (1.36%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.02%) Machine to Machine
10 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.68%) Replication
11 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.00%) Windows
2 40 (13.56%) Unix
3 23 (7.80%) Windows Server
4 17 (5.76%) CentOS
4 17 (5.76%) Embedded Linux
5 13 (4.41%) Ubuntu
6 9 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.71%) VxWorks
8 5 (1.69%) zOS
9 3 (1.02%) Android
10 2 (0.68%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.17%) DevOps
2 65 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (16.95%) Software Engineering
4 36 (12.20%) Web Development
5 29 (9.83%) MVC
6 28 (9.49%) Scrum
7 21 (7.12%) TDD
8 19 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (6.10%) OO
9 18 (6.10%) Security Patching
10 17 (5.76%) Open Source
11 16 (5.42%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.42%) SDLC
12 15 (5.08%) Configuration Management
13 14 (4.75%) CRM
14 13 (4.41%) Collaborative Working
14 13 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (4.07%) Deep Learning
15 12 (4.07%) ITIL
15 12 (4.07%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 79 (26.78%) Java
2 78 (26.44%) Python
3 71 (24.07%) JavaScript
4 62 (21.02%) SQL
5 56 (18.98%) PHP
6 54 (18.31%) C++
7 47 (15.93%) Bash Shell
8 46 (15.59%) C
9 31 (10.51%) C#
10 27 (9.15%) Embedded C
11 23 (7.80%) Shell Script
12 17 (5.76%) Go
13 16 (5.42%) ActionScript
14 15 (5.08%) Embedded C++
15 14 (4.75%) Scala
16 13 (4.41%) Lua
17 12 (4.07%) Perl
18 11 (3.73%) Ruby
19 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
20 4 (1.36%) ES7
Qualifications
1 32 (10.85%) Degree
2 20 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (4.75%) CCNA
3 14 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.37%) CCNP
5 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.68%) MCP
6 2 (0.68%) MCSA
6 2 (0.68%) MCSE
6 2 (0.68%) MCTS
6 2 (0.68%) RHCE
7 1 (0.34%) CCIE
7 1 (0.34%) CEH
7 1 (0.34%) CISA
7 1 (0.34%) CISM
7 1 (0.34%) CISSP
7 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.71%) MISRA
1 8 (2.71%) MISRA C
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (9.49%) Docker
2 27 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.44%) Active Directory
4 17 (5.76%) vSphere
5 12 (4.07%) Apache Flume
6 7 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.03%) HDFS
8 4 (1.36%) LXC
8 4 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (8.81%) Ansible
2 17 (5.76%) Puppet
3 16 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (4.07%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (2.03%) Salt
6 3 (1.02%) Galera Cluster
6 3 (1.02%) logstash
6 3 (1.02%) Rancher
7 2 (0.68%) Terraform
8 1 (0.34%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 40 (13.56%) VMware
2 30 (10.17%) Cisco
3 12 (4.07%) Cloudera
3 12 (4.07%) Hortonworks
3 12 (4.07%) Oracle
4 9 (3.05%) Ab Initio
4 9 (3.05%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.37%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.69%) Juniper
7 4 (1.36%) Google
7 4 (1.36%) Zend
8 3 (1.02%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.68%) Apple
9 2 (0.68%) Conga
9 2 (0.68%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.68%) IBM
9 2 (0.68%) Ivanti
9 2 (0.68%) NetApp
9 2 (0.68%) New Relic
9 2 (0.68%) Veeam