Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 368 238 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 16.33% 13.16% 11.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.17% 58.48% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 253 220 237
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 459 407 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 20.37% 22.51% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 325 375 489
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £53,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +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 July 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 23 July 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 -1 300 £42,500 -5.56% 12
Uckfield +4 32 £45,000 - 1
Hove +18 19 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Eastbourne - 9 £44,000 -
Crowborough - 5 £35,000 -
Hastings - 3 - -
Lewes -2 1 £23,500 -27.69% 2
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 167 (45.38%) Python
2 139 (37.77%) Java
3 120 (32.61%) Git (software)
4 102 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (26.63%) JavaScript
6 91 (24.73%) Bash Shell
7 89 (24.18%) MySQL
8 87 (23.64%) Windows
9 81 (22.01%) Docker
10 79 (21.47%) DevOps
10 79 (21.47%) SQL
11 76 (20.65%) PHP
12 75 (20.38%) Jenkins
13 69 (18.75%) Go
14 68 (18.48%) Kafka
15 67 (18.21%) C++
16 65 (17.66%) Big Data
17 64 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
18 63 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
18 63 (17.12%) Ansible
19 60 (16.30%) Software Engineering
20 57 (15.49%) C
21 53 (14.40%) Apache
22 52 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
23 51 (13.86%) HTML
23 51 (13.86%) Configuration Management
24 48 (13.04%) VMware
24 48 (13.04%) TeamCity
25 47 (12.77%) Web Services
26 46 (12.50%) LAMP

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 53 (14.40%) Apache
2 30 (8.15%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (7.34%) CMS
4 24 (6.52%) CloudStack
5 23 (6.25%) JBoss
6 20 (5.43%) WildFly
7 16 (4.35%) Drupal
8 9 (2.45%) Confluence
8 9 (2.45%) WordPress
9 7 (1.90%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.63%) Moodle
10 6 (1.63%) Totara
11 5 (1.36%) nginx
12 4 (1.09%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.09%) IIS
12 4 (1.09%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.82%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.27%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.90%) SaaS
4 6 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.09%) Firebase
6 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.82%) Serverless
7 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.27%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.98%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.43%) Firewall
3 14 (3.80%) DNS
3 14 (3.80%) SMTP
3 14 (3.80%) WAN
4 12 (3.26%) BGP
4 12 (3.26%) L2TP
4 12 (3.26%) MPLS
4 12 (3.26%) RTMP
4 12 (3.26%) RTSP
5 11 (2.99%) VoIP
6 10 (2.72%) Internet
7 8 (2.17%) DHCP
8 7 (1.90%) VPN
9 6 (1.63%) HTTP
10 4 (1.09%) SAN
11 3 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.54%) NAS
12 2 (0.54%) SSL
12 2 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (24.18%) MySQL
2 65 (17.66%) Big Data
3 64 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (11.96%) Hadoop
5 42 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (11.14%) Apache Hive
6 41 (11.14%) Impala
6 41 (11.14%) Sqoop
7 20 (5.43%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.80%) SQL Server
9 13 (3.53%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (1.09%) GIS
11 3 (0.82%) HBase
11 3 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.82%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.27%) BaseX
13 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 120 (32.61%) Git (software)
2 75 (20.38%) Jenkins
3 48 (13.04%) TeamCity
4 24 (6.52%) GitLab
5 20 (5.43%) JUnit
6 18 (4.89%) JIRA
7 11 (2.99%) Vagrant
8 7 (1.90%) git-flow
8 7 (1.90%) Gradle
9 6 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.36%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.36%) gulp
10 5 (1.36%) JMeter
10 5 (1.36%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.36%) Selenium
10 5 (1.36%) TestNG
11 4 (1.09%) Grunt
11 4 (1.09%) Maven
11 4 (1.09%) Subversion
11 4 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 22 (5.98%) Finance
2 21 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 21 (5.71%) Marketing
3 10 (2.72%) Electronics
4 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.63%) Banking
6 2 (0.54%) Games
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (37.77%) Developer
2 54 (14.67%) Senior Developer
3 48 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 41 (11.14%) Data Engineer
4 41 (11.14%) Hadoop Engineer
4 41 (11.14%) Java Developer
5 39 (10.60%) Big Data Engineer
6 36 (9.78%) PHP Developer
7 34 (9.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 30 (8.15%) Architect
9 26 (7.07%) Linux Developer
10 25 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
10 25 (6.79%) Senior Data Engineer
10 25 (6.79%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
11 24 (6.52%) J2EE Architect
11 24 (6.52%) Java Architect
11 24 (6.52%) Java/J2EE Architect
12 22 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
13 21 (5.71%) Web Developer
14 20 (5.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (18.48%) Kafka
2 51 (13.86%) HTML
3 47 (12.77%) Web Services
4 46 (12.50%) LAMP
5 40 (10.87%) React
6 38 (10.33%) Keras
6 38 (10.33%) MLlib
6 38 (10.33%) TensorFlow
7 37 (10.05%) AngularJS
8 33 (8.97%) .NET
9 31 (8.42%) HTML5
9 31 (8.42%) Java EE
10 26 (7.07%) J2EE
11 24 (6.52%) Flask
12 23 (6.25%) CSS
12 23 (6.25%) REST
13 19 (5.16%) Node.js
14 15 (4.08%) jQuery
15 13 (3.53%) Laravel
15 13 (3.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.33%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.70%) User Experience
3 26 (7.07%) Embedded Systems
4 19 (5.16%) Data Centre
5 15 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (3.26%) Replication
7 12 (3.26%) Video\Live Streaming
8 10 (2.72%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.90%) Fintech
11 6 (1.63%) e-Learning
12 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.09%) HTC Vive
13 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.54%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 87 (23.64%) Windows
2 29 (7.88%) Unix
3 21 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.26%) Debian
4 12 (3.26%) FreeBSD
5 11 (2.99%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (2.72%) Android
7 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.36%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.09%) CentOS
9 3 (0.82%) openSUSE
10 2 (0.54%) ThreadX
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (21.47%) DevOps
3 63 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (16.30%) Software Engineering
5 51 (13.86%) Configuration Management
6 45 (12.23%) Open Source
7 44 (11.96%) Machine Learning
8 41 (11.14%) Deep Learning
8 41 (11.14%) MapReduce
9 38 (10.33%) SDLC
10 34 (9.24%) TDD
11 32 (8.70%) Web Development
12 31 (8.42%) Analytics
12 31 (8.42%) Scrum
13 28 (7.61%) Data Engineering
13 28 (7.61%) Operations Research
14 27 (7.34%) Software Delivery
15 26 (7.07%) Front End Development
16 25 (6.79%) OO
17 24 (6.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 167 (45.38%) Python
2 139 (37.77%) Java
3 98 (26.63%) JavaScript
4 91 (24.73%) Bash Shell
5 79 (21.47%) SQL
6 76 (20.65%) PHP
7 69 (18.75%) Go
8 67 (18.21%) C++
9 57 (15.49%) C
10 41 (11.14%) Scala
10 41 (11.14%) Shell Script
11 33 (8.97%) C#
12 24 (6.52%) Embedded C
13 23 (6.25%) Lua
14 22 (5.98%) Perl
15 19 (5.16%) Ruby
16 16 (4.35%) ActionScript
16 16 (4.35%) Java 8
17 10 (2.72%) Groovy
18 5 (1.36%) ES6
Qualifications
1 38 (10.33%) Degree
2 31 (8.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.89%) CCNA
3 18 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.80%) CCIE
4 14 (3.80%) CCNP
5 9 (2.45%) HND
6 4 (1.09%) ISEB
6 4 (1.09%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.54%) MCSE
7 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.54%) RHCE
7 2 (0.54%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.27%) CEH
8 1 (0.27%) CISA
8 1 (0.27%) CISM
8 1 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.35%) QA
2 6 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (22.01%) Docker
2 41 (11.14%) Apache Flume
3 28 (7.61%) vSphere
4 23 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (4.35%) HDFS
6 13 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.72%) Active Directory
7 10 (2.72%) Firmware
8 9 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.09%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.82%) NFS
11 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.27%) KVM
12 1 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 63 (17.12%) Ansible
2 44 (11.96%) Kubernetes
3 41 (11.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 40 (10.87%) Puppet
5 27 (7.34%) Salt
6 24 (6.52%) logstash
6 24 (6.52%) Rancher
7 20 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.82%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.82%) Terraform
9 2 (0.54%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.27%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.27%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 48 (13.04%) VMware
2 41 (11.14%) Cloudera
2 41 (11.14%) Hortonworks
3 24 (6.52%) SaltStack
4 21 (5.71%) Cisco
5 16 (4.35%) Oracle
6 15 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 12 (3.26%) Palo Alto
7 12 (3.26%) SonicWALL
8 10 (2.72%) Google
9 7 (1.90%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.63%) Cadence
11 5 (1.36%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.09%) Apple
12 4 (1.09%) Juniper
13 2 (0.54%) EMC
13 2 (0.54%) HP
14 1 (0.27%) PayPal
14 1 (0.27%) Zend