Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 22 15
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 303 200 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.89% 10.89% 12.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.53% 54.50% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 220 188 221
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,875 £52,650 £53,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 381 367 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 17.46% 19.99% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 282 337 462
East Sussex median annual salary £41,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,525 £25,000 £23,775
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +4 241 £40,000 -11.11% 19
Uckfield +3 24 £45,000 +24.14%
Hove +17 19 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Crowborough - 9 £35,000 -
Lewes -3 6 £40,000 +30.08% 6
Eastbourne - 6 £45,000 -
Hastings +6 3 - - 1
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 125 (41.25%) Python
2 104 (34.32%) Java
3 100 (33.00%) Git (software)
4 91 (30.03%) Windows
5 85 (28.05%) Bash Shell
6 84 (27.72%) JavaScript
7 79 (26.07%) MySQL
8 76 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (23.76%) DevOps
10 69 (22.77%) Jenkins
11 64 (21.12%) PHP
12 62 (20.46%) SQL
13 58 (19.14%) Docker
14 53 (17.49%) C++
15 52 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (16.83%) Configuration Management
16 51 (16.83%) LAMP
17 48 (15.84%) Kafka
18 47 (15.51%) Go
19 45 (14.85%) Big Data
20 43 (14.19%) PostgreSQL
21 42 (13.86%) HTML
22 41 (13.53%) C
22 41 (13.53%) Web Services
22 41 (13.53%) Software Engineering
22 41 (13.53%) Open Source
23 40 (13.20%) VMware
24 39 (12.87%) Apache
24 39 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
24 39 (12.87%) Ansible

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 39 (12.87%) Apache
2 28 (9.24%) CMS
3 19 (6.27%) CloudStack
3 19 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (5.94%) JBoss
4 18 (5.94%) WildFly
5 12 (3.96%) Confluence
6 10 (3.30%) Drupal
7 6 (1.98%) IIS
8 5 (1.65%) nginx
9 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.99%) WordPress
11 2 (0.66%) Moodle
11 2 (0.66%) Totara
12 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.33%) PrestaShop
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.31%) Serverless
5 6 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.99%) SaaS
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.66%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.66%) Office 365
8 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) GitHub
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.27%) RTMP
1 19 (6.27%) RTSP
2 18 (5.94%) Firewall
3 15 (4.95%) BGP
3 15 (4.95%) SMTP
4 13 (4.29%) L2TP
4 13 (4.29%) MPLS
4 13 (4.29%) WAN
5 12 (3.96%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.30%) HTTP
7 9 (2.97%) Internet
8 8 (2.64%) VoIP
9 3 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.99%) DNS
10 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.66%) PBX
10 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.33%) DHCP
11 1 (0.33%) SMS
11 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (26.07%) MySQL
2 45 (14.85%) Big Data
3 43 (14.19%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (9.57%) Hadoop
5 26 (8.58%) Apache Hive
5 26 (8.58%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (8.58%) Impala
5 26 (8.58%) Sqoop
6 16 (5.28%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (2.64%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (0.99%) HBase
11 3 (0.99%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.66%) DB2
12 2 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (0.66%) GIS
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.33%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 100 (33.00%) Git (software)
2 69 (22.77%) Jenkins
3 35 (11.55%) TeamCity
4 23 (7.59%) JIRA
5 19 (6.27%) GitLab
5 19 (6.27%) JUnit
6 14 (4.62%) Mercurial
7 8 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.65%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.65%) JMeter
8 5 (1.65%) Selenium
8 5 (1.65%) Subversion
8 5 (1.65%) TestNG
9 4 (1.32%) Hudson
9 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.99%) git-flow
11 2 (0.66%) Gradle
12 1 (0.33%) Flyway
12 1 (0.33%) Mockito
12 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
General
1 20 (6.60%) Finance
2 17 (5.61%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.96%) Marketing
4 9 (2.97%) Electronics
5 6 (1.98%) Banking
5 6 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (37.95%) Developer
2 39 (12.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (12.21%) PHP Developer
3 37 (12.21%) Senior Developer
4 29 (9.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 29 (9.57%) Java Developer
5 26 (8.58%) Big Data Engineer
5 26 (8.58%) Data Engineer
5 26 (8.58%) Hadoop Engineer
6 25 (8.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (7.59%) Administrator
7 23 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (7.26%) Architect
9 20 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (6.27%) J2EE Architect
10 19 (6.27%) Java Architect
10 19 (6.27%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 18 (5.94%) Linux Developer
11 18 (5.94%) Senior Data Engineer
11 18 (5.94%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.83%) LAMP
2 48 (15.84%) Kafka
3 42 (13.86%) HTML
4 41 (13.53%) Web Services
5 32 (10.56%) React
6 26 (8.58%) Keras
6 26 (8.58%) MLlib
6 26 (8.58%) TensorFlow
7 25 (8.25%) HTML5
8 24 (7.92%) Java EE
8 24 (7.92%) REST
9 20 (6.60%) J2EE
10 19 (6.27%) Flask
11 16 (5.28%) .NET
11 16 (5.28%) CSS
12 12 (3.96%) jQuery
12 12 (3.96%) Laravel
13 11 (3.63%) AngularJS
13 11 (3.63%) RESTful
13 11 (3.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.59%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.60%) User Experience
4 19 (6.27%) Replication
4 19 (6.27%) Video\Live Streaming
5 16 (5.28%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.63%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.31%) Fintech
8 7 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.65%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.32%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.66%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (30.03%) Windows
2 19 (6.27%) Debian
3 18 (5.94%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.29%) FreeBSD
4 13 (4.29%) Unix
5 9 (2.97%) Android
6 8 (2.64%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.32%) Amazon Linux
8 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.99%) openSUSE
9 3 (0.99%) ThreadX
10 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.33%) CentOS
11 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.76%) DevOps
3 52 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (16.83%) Configuration Management
5 41 (13.53%) Open Source
5 41 (13.53%) Software Engineering
6 33 (10.89%) TDD
7 32 (10.56%) Front End Development
8 30 (9.90%) SDLC
9 29 (9.57%) Machine Learning
10 26 (8.58%) Deep Learning
10 26 (8.58%) MapReduce
11 25 (8.25%) Analytics
12 24 (7.92%) Scrum
13 22 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 22 (7.26%) Test Automation
14 21 (6.93%) Network Monitoring
14 21 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (6.93%) Web Development
15 20 (6.60%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 125 (41.25%) Python
2 104 (34.32%) Java
3 85 (28.05%) Bash Shell
4 84 (27.72%) JavaScript
5 64 (21.12%) PHP
6 62 (20.46%) SQL
7 53 (17.49%) C++
8 47 (15.51%) Go
9 41 (13.53%) C
10 30 (9.90%) Scala
11 26 (8.58%) Shell Script
12 21 (6.93%) Lua
13 19 (6.27%) Embedded C
14 17 (5.61%) Java 8
15 16 (5.28%) C#
15 16 (5.28%) Ruby
16 10 (3.30%) Perl
17 8 (2.64%) ActionScript
18 7 (2.31%) Groovy
19 4 (1.32%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 26 (8.58%) Degree
2 21 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (5.61%) CCNA
3 17 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (4.29%) CCIE
4 13 (4.29%) CCNP
5 9 (2.97%) HND
6 4 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.32%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.32%) ISEB
6 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.32%) RHCE
7 2 (0.66%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.29%) QA
2 6 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (19.14%) Docker
2 26 (8.58%) Apache Flume
3 21 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.93%) vSphere
4 20 (6.60%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.64%) HDFS
6 8 (2.64%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.31%) Firmware
8 5 (1.65%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.32%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.99%) NFS
11 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.33%) KVM
12 1 (0.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 39 (12.87%) Ansible
2 35 (11.55%) Kubernetes
2 35 (11.55%) Puppet
3 26 (8.58%) Hadoop YARN
4 19 (6.27%) logstash
4 19 (6.27%) Rancher
5 12 (3.96%) Salt
6 10 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.99%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.99%) Terraform
8 2 (0.66%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.33%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 40 (13.20%) VMware
2 26 (8.58%) Cloudera
2 26 (8.58%) Hortonworks
3 19 (6.27%) SaltStack
4 16 (5.28%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.95%) Cisco
6 14 (4.62%) Oracle
7 13 (4.29%) Palo Alto
7 13 (4.29%) SonicWALL
8 8 (2.64%) Ab Initio
8 8 (2.64%) Google
8 8 (2.64%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.98%) Cadence
10 5 (1.65%) Apple
11 2 (0.66%) HP
11 2 (0.66%) Juniper
12 1 (0.33%) PayPal
12 1 (0.33%) Peoplefluent
12 1 (0.33%) Virgin Media
12 1 (0.33%) Zend