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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 25 11
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 111 107 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.67% 9.97% 16.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.78% 42.29% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 101 86 177
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 199 253 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 22.72% 23.58% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 184 221 298
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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 +14 100 £45,000 - 5
Lewes +2 5 £32,500 -16.77%
Uckfield -6 3 £45,000 - 1
Hove - 3 £50,000 - 1
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 97 (40.08%) Python
2 78 (32.23%) HTML
3 77 (31.82%) MySQL
4 74 (30.58%) JavaScript
5 72 (29.75%) PHP
5 72 (29.75%) DevOps
6 67 (27.69%) Windows
7 60 (24.79%) Software Engineering
8 57 (23.55%) CSS
9 50 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
10 49 (20.25%) Java
11 43 (17.77%) SQL
11 43 (17.77%) Jenkins
12 42 (17.36%) Ansible
12 42 (17.36%) Puppet
12 42 (17.36%) Ubuntu
13 40 (16.53%) Web Development
14 38 (15.70%) Degree
15 36 (14.88%) Scrum
16 34 (14.05%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (13.64%) Windows Server
18 32 (13.22%) Git (software)
19 31 (12.81%) AngularJS
20 29 (11.98%) Performance Tuning
20 29 (11.98%) Node.js
21 28 (11.57%) Cisco
21 28 (11.57%) Microsoft
22 27 (11.16%) Unix
22 27 (11.16%) SQL Server

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 26 (10.74%) OpenStack
2 16 (6.61%) Drupal
3 14 (5.79%) Confluence
4 12 (4.96%) Apache Solr
5 11 (4.55%) Apache
6 9 (3.72%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.31%) IIS
8 6 (2.48%) JBoss
9 4 (1.65%) Jetty
9 4 (1.65%) Moodle
9 4 (1.65%) Totara
10 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.41%) CMS
11 1 (0.41%) concrete5
11 1 (0.41%) nginx
11 1 (0.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.48%) Office 365
3 6 (2.48%) SaaS
4 4 (1.65%) Heroku
5 1 (0.41%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.74%) DNS
2 23 (9.50%) BGP
3 22 (9.09%) VPN
4 20 (8.26%) MPLS
5 19 (7.85%) Wireless
6 15 (6.20%) DHCP
6 15 (6.20%) VLAN
7 14 (5.79%) LAN
7 14 (5.79%) WAN
8 13 (5.37%) Network Security
8 13 (5.37%) TCP/IP
9 12 (4.96%) Firewall
10 10 (4.13%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (4.13%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.72%) DMVPN
11 9 (3.72%) DSL
11 9 (3.72%) Multicast
11 9 (3.72%) OSPF
11 9 (3.72%) Spanning Tree
11 9 (3.72%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (31.82%) MySQL
2 34 (14.05%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (11.16%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.96%) Big Data
4 12 (4.96%) Hadoop
4 12 (4.96%) HBase
4 12 (4.96%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.72%) InfluxDB
7 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.07%) SQLite
8 4 (1.65%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.24%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.41%) DTS
10 1 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.41%) GIS
10 1 (0.41%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (17.77%) Jenkins
2 32 (13.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.20%) JIRA
4 12 (4.96%) Bitbucket
5 10 (4.13%) Selenium
6 8 (3.31%) JUnit
6 8 (3.31%) Maven
7 6 (2.48%) Subversion
8 5 (2.07%) gulp
8 5 (2.07%) PostCSS
8 5 (2.07%) webpack
9 4 (1.65%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.65%) TestNG
10 3 (1.24%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.83%) Ant
11 2 (0.83%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.41%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.41%) Gradle
12 1 (0.41%) Toad
12 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (2.89%) Finance
2 4 (1.65%) Games
2 4 (1.65%) Marketing
2 4 (1.65%) Retail
3 3 (1.24%) Electronics
3 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.83%) Legal
4 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (39.26%) Developer
2 63 (26.03%) Administrator
3 44 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 42 (17.36%) Linux Administrator
4 42 (17.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 34 (14.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 32 (13.22%) DevOps Administrator
6 32 (13.22%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 28 (11.57%) PHP Developer
8 27 (11.16%) DevOps Engineer
9 24 (9.92%) Network Engineer
10 23 (9.50%) Java Developer
11 22 (9.09%) DBA
12 21 (8.68%) Django Developer
12 21 (8.68%) Linux Engineer
12 21 (8.68%) Python Developer
12 21 (8.68%) Python/Django Developer
12 21 (8.68%) SQL DBA
13 16 (6.61%) Support Engineer
14 15 (6.20%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (32.23%) HTML
2 57 (23.55%) CSS
3 31 (12.81%) AngularJS
4 29 (11.98%) Node.js
5 24 (9.92%) Django
6 21 (8.68%) LAMP
7 15 (6.20%) J2EE
7 15 (6.20%) Spring
8 13 (5.37%) Hibernate
9 12 (4.96%) Web Services
10 10 (4.13%) XML
11 9 (3.72%) Kafka
11 9 (3.72%) Laravel
11 9 (3.72%) Sensu
12 7 (2.89%) jQuery
13 6 (2.48%) JPA
13 6 (2.48%) Symfony
14 5 (2.07%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (2.07%) Java SE
14 5 (2.07%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.20%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.07%) Streaming Video
5 5 (2.07%) User Experience
6 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.24%) Clustering
7 3 (1.24%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.24%) Replication
8 2 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.83%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.83%) PKI
8 2 (0.83%) VLE
9 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 67 (27.69%) Windows
2 42 (17.36%) Ubuntu
3 33 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 27 (11.16%) Unix
5 18 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.79%) Debian
7 10 (4.13%) Android
8 8 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.24%) CentOS
10 2 (0.83%) openSUSE
10 2 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.41%) SUSE
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (29.75%) DevOps
2 60 (24.79%) Software Engineering
3 50 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (16.53%) Web Development
5 36 (14.88%) Scrum
6 29 (11.98%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (11.16%) Open Source
8 22 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 19 (7.85%) ITIL
10 15 (6.20%) Process Improvement
11 12 (4.96%) Change Management
12 11 (4.55%) Front End Development
12 11 (4.55%) Web Operations
13 10 (4.13%) Analytics
13 10 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.13%) OOP
13 10 (4.13%) Task Automation
14 9 (3.72%) OOD
15 8 (3.31%) MVC
16 7 (2.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 97 (40.08%) Python
2 74 (30.58%) JavaScript
3 72 (29.75%) PHP
4 49 (20.25%) Java
5 43 (17.77%) SQL
6 23 (9.50%) C++
7 19 (7.85%) Bash Shell
7 19 (7.85%) C
8 16 (6.61%) Perl
9 12 (4.96%) Ruby
10 8 (3.31%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.48%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.65%) C#
13 3 (1.24%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.83%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.83%) ES6
15 1 (0.41%) Groovy
15 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (15.70%) Degree
2 21 (8.68%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (8.26%) CCNA
3 20 (8.26%) CCNP
4 5 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.65%) ISEB
5 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.83%) CEH
6 2 (0.83%) CISA
6 2 (0.83%) CISM
6 2 (0.83%) CISSP
7 1 (0.41%) MCSE
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.20%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.48%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.79%) Docker
3 11 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.65%) KVM
6 4 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.65%) Xen
7 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (17.36%) Ansible
1 42 (17.36%) Puppet
2 9 (3.72%) logstash
3 2 (0.83%) CSIRT
3 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.41%) SCCM
4 1 (0.41%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (11.57%) Cisco
1 28 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.85%) VMware
3 14 (5.79%) Atlassian
4 11 (4.55%) Oracle
5 10 (4.13%) HP
6 9 (3.72%) Draytek
6 9 (3.72%) Meraki
6 9 (3.72%) NETGEAR
6 9 (3.72%) Ubiquiti
7 8 (3.31%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) Dell
8 1 (0.41%) Google
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.41%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hove, Sussex
Explore Group
Posted: Yesterday
Uckfield, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago