Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 21 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 223 248 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.42% 11.56% 15.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.38% 47.69% 53.43%
Number of salaries quoted 206 222 320
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,375 £55,000 £52,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +6.63%

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 382 520 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 21.27% 24.23% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 344 471 550
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,675
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -

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 23 August 2017.

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 23 August 2017. 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 +8 199 £45,000 - 8
Lewes +6 9 £30,750 -21.25% 2
Uckfield -1 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Hove -2 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Hastings +4 2 - - 1
Hailsham - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 92 (41.26%) Python
2 74 (33.18%) PHP
3 68 (30.49%) JavaScript
4 66 (29.60%) DevOps
5 65 (29.15%) MySQL
6 63 (28.25%) HTML
7 57 (25.56%) Software Engineering
8 50 (22.42%) Windows
9 49 (21.97%) Web Development
10 46 (20.63%) Jenkins
11 45 (20.18%) Amazon AWS
11 45 (20.18%) CSS
12 42 (18.83%) Java
12 42 (18.83%) SQL
13 41 (18.39%) Puppet
14 40 (17.94%) Ansible
15 39 (17.49%) Degree
16 37 (16.59%) Ubuntu
17 36 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (16.14%) Unix
18 35 (15.70%) Git (software)
19 34 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
20 30 (13.45%) Node.js
20 30 (13.45%) Open Source
21 29 (13.00%) Scrum
22 28 (12.56%) AngularJS
23 27 (12.11%) OpenStack
24 22 (9.87%) Docker
24 22 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
25 21 (9.42%) Microsoft

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 27 (12.11%) OpenStack
2 19 (8.52%) Drupal
3 14 (6.28%) Confluence
4 12 (5.38%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.14%) Moodle
5 7 (3.14%) Totara
6 6 (2.69%) IIS
6 6 (2.69%) JBoss
7 5 (2.24%) Apache
8 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.35%) Jetty
10 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.45%) CMS
11 1 (0.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 45 (20.18%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.48%) Office 365
3 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.90%) Heroku
4 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.52%) DNS
2 18 (8.07%) VPN
3 17 (7.62%) Firewall
4 15 (6.73%) BGP
5 11 (4.93%) MPLS
5 11 (4.93%) Wireless
6 8 (3.59%) Internet
6 8 (3.59%) LAN
6 8 (3.59%) Network Security
6 8 (3.59%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.59%) VLAN
6 8 (3.59%) WAN
7 7 (3.14%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (2.69%) DHCP
9 4 (1.79%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.79%) HTTP
9 4 (1.79%) IPv6
9 4 (1.79%) OSPF
9 4 (1.79%) SMTP
9 4 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (29.15%) MySQL
2 34 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (7.17%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.83%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.38%) Big Data
5 12 (5.38%) Hadoop
5 12 (5.38%) HBase
6 9 (4.04%) InfluxDB
7 6 (2.69%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.69%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.79%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.35%) SQLite
11 1 (0.45%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.45%) GIS
11 1 (0.45%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 46 (20.63%) Jenkins
2 35 (15.70%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.73%) JIRA
4 12 (5.38%) Bitbucket
5 11 (4.93%) gulp
5 11 (4.93%) PostCSS
5 11 (4.93%) webpack
6 7 (3.14%) JUnit
6 7 (3.14%) Maven
7 6 (2.69%) Selenium
7 6 (2.69%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.24%) Subversion
9 4 (1.79%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.35%) TestNG
11 2 (0.90%) Ant
12 1 (0.45%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.45%) Gradle
12 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (4.93%) Finance
2 5 (2.24%) Marketing
2 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.79%) Electronics
3 4 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (0.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (40.36%) Developer
2 52 (23.32%) Administrator
3 42 (18.83%) Linux Administrator
4 41 (18.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 40 (17.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 38 (17.04%) Systems Administrator
7 35 (15.70%) DevOps Administrator
7 35 (15.70%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 31 (13.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 29 (13.00%) PHP Developer
10 26 (11.66%) Java Developer
11 22 (9.87%) Linux Engineer
12 19 (8.52%) Django Developer
12 19 (8.52%) Python Developer
12 19 (8.52%) Python/Django Developer
13 15 (6.73%) DBA
13 15 (6.73%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (6.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 14 (6.28%) Security Engineer
14 14 (6.28%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.25%) HTML
2 45 (20.18%) CSS
3 30 (13.45%) Node.js
4 28 (12.56%) AngularJS
5 19 (8.52%) Django
6 16 (7.17%) J2EE
7 15 (6.73%) Laravel
8 12 (5.38%) LAMP
9 11 (4.93%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (4.93%) Sass
10 10 (4.48%) Spring
11 9 (4.04%) Kafka
11 9 (4.04%) Sensu
12 7 (3.14%) Hibernate
12 7 (3.14%) jQuery
12 7 (3.14%) Web Services
12 7 (3.14%) XML
13 5 (2.24%) JPA
13 5 (2.24%) JSON
13 5 (2.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.14%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (3.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.14%) PKI
4 6 (2.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.79%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.90%) Clustering
7 2 (0.90%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.90%) User Experience
8 1 (0.45%) CCTV
8 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.42%) Windows
2 37 (16.59%) Ubuntu
3 36 (16.14%) Unix
4 20 (8.97%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.93%) Debian
5 11 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.48%) Android
7 4 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.79%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.90%) openSUSE
8 2 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.60%) DevOps
2 57 (25.56%) Software Engineering
3 49 (21.97%) Web Development
4 36 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (13.45%) Open Source
6 29 (13.00%) Scrum
7 22 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (8.07%) Configuration Management
9 16 (7.17%) OOD
9 16 (7.17%) SDLC
10 11 (4.93%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 11 (4.93%) ITIL
10 11 (4.93%) OOP
10 11 (4.93%) Web Operations
11 10 (4.48%) Analytics
11 10 (4.48%) Task Automation
12 9 (4.04%) Front End Development
12 9 (4.04%) Process Improvement
13 8 (3.59%) Change Management
13 8 (3.59%) OO
Programming Languages
1 92 (41.26%) Python
2 74 (33.18%) PHP
3 68 (30.49%) JavaScript
4 42 (18.83%) Java
4 42 (18.83%) SQL
5 19 (8.52%) C++
5 19 (8.52%) Ruby
6 17 (7.62%) C
7 15 (6.73%) Perl
8 14 (6.28%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.59%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.24%) Embedded C
10 5 (2.24%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.79%) C#
11 4 (1.79%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.35%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.45%) Groovy
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (17.49%) Degree
2 11 (4.93%) CCNA
2 11 (4.93%) CCNP
2 11 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.14%) CEH
4 7 (3.14%) CISA
4 7 (3.14%) CISM
4 7 (3.14%) CISSP
5 1 (0.45%) HND
5 1 (0.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.48%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.14%) QA
3 4 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.35%) MISRA
4 3 (1.35%) MISRA C
5 2 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (9.87%) Docker
2 16 (7.17%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.79%) KVM
5 4 (1.79%) Xen
6 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.90%) LXC
7 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (18.39%) Puppet
2 40 (17.94%) Ansible
3 9 (4.04%) logstash
4 7 (3.14%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.45%) SCCM
5 1 (0.45%) SCOM
5 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.28%) Atlassian
3 13 (5.83%) Cisco
4 11 (4.93%) Oracle
5 7 (3.14%) VMware
6 5 (2.24%) HP
7 4 (1.79%) Draytek
7 4 (1.79%) Meraki
7 4 (1.79%) NETGEAR
7 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.79%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (0.45%) Dell