Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 18 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 254 227 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.65% 11.04% 12.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.15% 56.33% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 190 215 221
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.95%

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 338 403 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 15.50% 19.59% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 264 372 430
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,285 £53,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -2 196 £40,000 -4.19% 16
Hove +14 16 £55,500 +52.05% 2
Uckfield -2 13 £45,000 -
Lewes 0 8 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Crowborough - 7 £65,000 -
Hastings +5 4 - - 2
Eastbourne - 2 £45,500 - 1
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 101 (39.76%) Python
2 93 (36.61%) Git (software)
3 80 (31.50%) MySQL
4 77 (30.31%) Windows
5 72 (28.35%) Java
6 71 (27.95%) JavaScript
6 71 (27.95%) Bash Shell
7 70 (27.56%) DevOps
8 68 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (23.23%) Jenkins
10 57 (22.44%) LAMP
11 53 (20.87%) PHP
12 45 (17.72%) C++
12 45 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
13 43 (16.93%) SQL
13 43 (16.93%) Configuration Management
14 41 (16.14%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (14.96%) VMware
16 36 (14.17%) Software Engineering
17 35 (13.78%) HTML
18 34 (13.39%) Puppet
18 34 (13.39%) Docker
19 33 (12.99%) Apache
20 31 (12.20%) C
21 30 (11.81%) Web Services
21 30 (11.81%) Go
21 30 (11.81%) Open Source
22 29 (11.42%) Degree
23 28 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
23 28 (11.02%) Big Data

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 33 (12.99%) Apache
2 25 (9.84%) CMS
3 16 (6.30%) Confluence
4 14 (5.51%) JBoss
5 13 (5.12%) WildFly
6 12 (4.72%) CloudStack
6 12 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (4.33%) nginx
8 7 (2.76%) IIS
9 6 (2.36%) Drupal
10 5 (1.97%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.18%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.18%) Moodle
11 3 (1.18%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.18%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.18%) Totara
12 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.79%) WordPress
13 1 (0.39%) PrestaShop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (3.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.36%) Serverless
6 5 (1.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.57%) SaaS
8 3 (1.18%) Office 365
8 3 (1.18%) PaaS
9 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.79%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.79%) GitHub
10 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.66%) RTMP
1 22 (8.66%) RTSP
2 17 (6.69%) Firewall
3 13 (5.12%) BGP
4 12 (4.72%) SMTP
5 11 (4.33%) L2TP
5 11 (4.33%) MPLS
5 11 (4.33%) WAN
6 7 (2.76%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.36%) HTTP
8 5 (1.97%) VoIP
9 3 (1.18%) Internet
10 2 (0.79%) DNS
10 2 (0.79%) PBX
10 2 (0.79%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.39%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.39%) DHCP
11 1 (0.39%) IMAP
11 1 (0.39%) VLAN
11 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (31.50%) MySQL
2 28 (11.02%) Big Data
2 28 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (6.69%) Hadoop
4 16 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.91%) Apache Hive
5 15 (5.91%) Impala
5 15 (5.91%) Sqoop
6 13 (5.12%) SQL Server
7 12 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.54%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.76%) MariaDB
10 6 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.97%) Amazon Aurora
12 4 (1.57%) DB2
13 2 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.39%) GIS
14 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 93 (36.61%) Git (software)
2 59 (23.23%) Jenkins
3 27 (10.63%) JIRA
4 25 (9.84%) TeamCity
5 22 (8.66%) Mercurial
6 15 (5.91%) JUnit
7 12 (4.72%) GitLab
8 10 (3.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (3.15%) Subversion
10 7 (2.76%) CMake
11 6 (2.36%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.36%) JMeter
11 6 (2.36%) Selenium
11 6 (2.36%) TestNG
12 4 (1.57%) git-flow
12 4 (1.57%) Hudson
12 4 (1.57%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.18%) Gradle
13 3 (1.18%) Maven
14 2 (0.79%) GCC
General
1 23 (9.06%) Finance
2 18 (7.09%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.33%) Electronics
3 11 (4.33%) Marketing
4 7 (2.76%) Automotive
5 6 (2.36%) Banking
6 5 (1.97%) German Language
7 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.79%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (38.58%) Developer
2 38 (14.96%) PHP Developer
3 29 (11.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (10.24%) Administrator
4 26 (10.24%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (9.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 23 (9.06%) Linux Administrator
6 23 (9.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 21 (8.27%) Web Developer
8 20 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 19 (7.48%) Java Developer
10 16 (6.30%) Big Data Engineer
10 16 (6.30%) C Developer
10 16 (6.30%) Data Engineer
10 16 (6.30%) Embedded C Developer
10 16 (6.30%) Embedded Developer
10 16 (6.30%) Linux Developer
10 16 (6.30%) Support Engineer
11 15 (5.91%) Hadoop Engineer
11 15 (5.91%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.44%) LAMP
2 35 (13.78%) HTML
3 30 (11.81%) Web Services
4 28 (11.02%) Kafka
5 24 (9.45%) React
6 23 (9.06%) HTML5
7 19 (7.48%) CSS
7 19 (7.48%) REST
8 16 (6.30%) jQuery
8 16 (6.30%) Spring
8 16 (6.30%) TensorFlow
9 15 (5.91%) Keras
9 15 (5.91%) MLlib
10 14 (5.51%) Laravel
11 13 (5.12%) J2EE
11 13 (5.12%) Java EE
11 13 (5.12%) LEMP Stack
12 12 (4.72%) Flask
13 9 (3.54%) Hibernate
14 7 (2.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.66%) Replication
1 22 (8.66%) Video\Live Streaming
2 21 (8.27%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.69%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (5.91%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.91%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (5.91%) User Experience
5 14 (5.51%) Algorithms
6 12 (4.72%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.15%) e-Learning
7 8 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.97%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.57%) Fintech
10 4 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.57%) Learning Management System
11 3 (1.18%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.79%) Robotics
13 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 77 (30.31%) Windows
2 22 (8.66%) Debian
3 16 (6.30%) Unix
4 14 (5.51%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.33%) FreeBSD
6 9 (3.54%) Android
6 9 (3.54%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.36%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.97%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (1.97%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (1.97%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.18%) CentOS
10 3 (1.18%) SUSE
11 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.39%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (27.56%) DevOps
2 68 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (16.93%) Configuration Management
4 41 (16.14%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (14.17%) Software Engineering
6 30 (11.81%) Open Source
7 25 (9.84%) Scrum
8 24 (9.45%) Front End Development
8 24 (9.45%) Network Monitoring
8 24 (9.45%) OO
8 24 (9.45%) Web Development
9 23 (9.06%) TDD
10 21 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 21 (8.27%) SDLC
11 20 (7.87%) Machine Learning
12 19 (7.48%) Analytics
13 17 (6.69%) OOP
13 17 (6.69%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (5.91%) Deep Learning
14 15 (5.91%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.76%) Python
2 72 (28.35%) Java
3 71 (27.95%) Bash Shell
3 71 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 53 (20.87%) PHP
5 45 (17.72%) C++
6 43 (16.93%) SQL
7 31 (12.20%) C
8 30 (11.81%) Go
9 19 (7.48%) Scala
10 18 (7.09%) Embedded C
10 18 (7.09%) Ruby
11 16 (6.30%) Lua
12 15 (5.91%) Shell Script
13 12 (4.72%) Java 8
14 8 (3.15%) C#
15 7 (2.76%) Perl
16 6 (2.36%) Groovy
17 5 (1.97%) Apple Swift
17 5 (1.97%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (11.42%) Degree
2 15 (5.91%) CCNA
2 15 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (4.33%) CCIE
4 11 (4.33%) CCNP
5 9 (3.54%) HND
6 5 (1.97%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.57%) ISEB
7 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.57%) RHCE
8 3 (1.18%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.54%) QA
2 5 (1.97%) JTAG
System Software
1 34 (13.39%) Docker
2 26 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (9.45%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (8.66%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (5.91%) Apache Flume
6 14 (5.51%) vSphere
7 9 (3.54%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.36%) Firmware
9 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.57%) HDFS
9 4 (1.57%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.18%) NFS
10 3 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.79%) LXC
12 1 (0.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (13.39%) Puppet
2 26 (10.24%) Ansible
3 20 (7.87%) Kubernetes
4 15 (5.91%) Hadoop YARN
5 12 (4.72%) logstash
5 12 (4.72%) Rancher
6 5 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.18%) Terraform
8 2 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.79%) Galera Cluster
8 2 (0.79%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.39%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.39%) Proxmox
9 1 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (14.96%) VMware
2 18 (7.09%) Oracle
3 16 (6.30%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.91%) Cloudera
4 15 (5.91%) Hortonworks
5 13 (5.12%) Cisco
6 12 (4.72%) SaltStack
7 11 (4.33%) Palo Alto
7 11 (4.33%) SonicWALL
8 10 (3.94%) Ab Initio
9 9 (3.54%) Google
9 9 (3.54%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.97%) Apple
11 4 (1.57%) Cadence
12 3 (1.18%) Peoplefluent
12 3 (1.18%) Virgin Media
13 2 (0.79%) HP
13 2 (0.79%) New Relic
13 2 (0.79%) Percona
13 2 (0.79%) Zend