Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 176 301 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.32% 14.57% 15.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.67% 66.01% 60.09%
Number of salaries quoted 141 261 246
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,625
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 268 456 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.19% 22.07% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 224 405 420
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,285 £59,200 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +2.41%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 -13 135 £40,000 +14.29% 18
Hove +3 11 £55,500 -11.20% 1
Lewes +2 11 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Crowborough - 4 £65,000 -
Eastbourne +3 2 £45,500 +13.04%
Hastings - 2 - -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 61 (34.66%) Git (software)
2 60 (34.09%) DevOps
3 54 (30.68%) MySQL
4 52 (29.55%) Python
5 51 (28.98%) C++
6 46 (26.14%) Windows
6 46 (26.14%) Bash Shell
7 43 (24.43%) LAMP
8 41 (23.30%) Configuration Management
8 41 (23.30%) Jenkins
9 39 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (20.45%) Java
11 35 (19.89%) JavaScript
12 34 (19.32%) Software Engineering
13 33 (18.75%) Degree
14 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (18.18%) VMware
14 32 (18.18%) PHP
15 31 (17.61%) JIRA
16 27 (15.34%) Debian
16 27 (15.34%) Finance
16 27 (15.34%) Network Monitoring
17 26 (14.77%) Puppet
17 26 (14.77%) Virtual Machines
17 26 (14.77%) Spring
17 26 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (14.20%) RTSP
18 25 (14.20%) Replication
18 25 (14.20%) Video\Live Streaming
18 25 (14.20%) C

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 24 (13.64%) Confluence
2 18 (10.23%) Apache
3 10 (5.68%) nginx
4 9 (5.11%) IIS
5 8 (4.55%) CMS
6 5 (2.84%) Moodle
6 5 (2.84%) Totara
7 4 (2.27%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.27%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.70%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.14%) Drupal
9 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.14%) JBoss
10 1 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.84%) SaaS
4 4 (2.27%) GitHub
5 3 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.14%) PaaS
6 2 (1.14%) Serverless
7 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.20%) RTMP
1 25 (14.20%) RTSP
2 8 (4.55%) Firewall
2 8 (4.55%) HTTP
3 5 (2.84%) MQTT
4 4 (2.27%) DNS
4 4 (2.27%) VPN
5 2 (1.14%) BGP
5 2 (1.14%) Broadband
5 2 (1.14%) DHCP
5 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.14%) VLAN
5 2 (1.14%) VoIP
6 1 (0.57%) Internet
6 1 (0.57%) Intranet
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (30.68%) MySQL
2 16 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.55%) DB2
5 5 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (2.84%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.14%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.14%) Big Data
7 2 (1.14%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (34.66%) Git (software)
2 41 (23.30%) Jenkins
3 31 (17.61%) JIRA
4 25 (14.20%) Mercurial
5 19 (10.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (7.95%) Subversion
6 14 (7.95%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.11%) JUnit
8 7 (3.98%) CMake
9 4 (2.27%) Hudson
10 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.14%) GCC
10 2 (1.14%) git-flow
10 2 (1.14%) Gradle
10 2 (1.14%) Maven
10 2 (1.14%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.57%) JMeter
11 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 27 (15.34%) Finance
2 23 (13.07%) Manufacturing
3 17 (9.66%) Electronics
4 12 (6.82%) Automotive
5 7 (3.98%) Banking
6 5 (2.84%) German Language
6 5 (2.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (36.36%) Developer
2 35 (19.89%) Systems Administrator
3 34 (19.32%) Administrator
4 28 (15.91%) Linux Administrator
4 28 (15.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 24 (13.64%) PHP Developer
6 19 (10.80%) Support Engineer
7 17 (9.66%) Software Engineer
8 15 (8.52%) Linux Developer
9 13 (7.39%) C Developer
9 13 (7.39%) Embedded C Developer
9 13 (7.39%) Embedded Developer
10 12 (6.82%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.68%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Technical Support
11 10 (5.68%) Technical Support Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.43%) LAMP
2 26 (14.77%) Spring
3 21 (11.93%) HTML
4 19 (10.80%) CSS
5 13 (7.39%) HTML5
6 12 (6.82%) REST
7 11 (6.25%) React
8 9 (5.11%) Hibernate
8 9 (5.11%) jQuery
8 9 (5.11%) LEMP Stack
9 8 (4.55%) Django
9 8 (4.55%) Guice
9 8 (4.55%) JSON
9 8 (4.55%) Play Framework
9 8 (4.55%) RESTful
9 8 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (4.55%) Spring MVC
10 6 (3.41%) Ajax
10 6 (3.41%) CSS3
10 6 (3.41%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Replication
1 25 (14.20%) Video\Live Streaming
2 15 (8.52%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (6.82%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.98%) e-Learning
4 7 (3.98%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.27%) Learning Management System
6 4 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.14%) PKI
7 2 (1.14%) Robotics
7 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (26.14%) Windows
2 27 (15.34%) Debian
3 14 (7.95%) Unix
4 9 (5.11%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.27%) SUSE
6 4 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.70%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.14%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (1.14%) Android
8 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.57%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.09%) DevOps
2 41 (23.30%) Configuration Management
3 39 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (19.32%) Software Engineering
5 27 (15.34%) Network Monitoring
6 26 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (13.07%) SDLC
8 20 (11.36%) Web Development
9 18 (10.23%) Waterfall
10 16 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 15 (8.52%) OO
11 15 (8.52%) TDD
12 14 (7.95%) MVC
12 14 (7.95%) Open Source
12 14 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (7.39%) Deployment Automation
13 13 (7.39%) Scrum
14 11 (6.25%) Test Automation
15 10 (5.68%) OWASP
16 9 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 52 (29.55%) Python
2 51 (28.98%) C++
3 46 (26.14%) Bash Shell
4 36 (20.45%) Java
5 35 (19.89%) JavaScript
6 32 (18.18%) PHP
7 25 (14.20%) C
8 16 (9.09%) Embedded C
9 15 (8.52%) SQL
10 13 (7.39%) Lua
10 13 (7.39%) Ruby
11 8 (4.55%) Scala
12 5 (2.84%) Assembly Language
13 4 (2.27%) Perl
14 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.14%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.14%) C#
15 2 (1.14%) Go
15 2 (1.14%) PHP 5
15 2 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (18.75%) Degree
2 9 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.14%) HND
5 1 (0.57%) PhD
5 1 (0.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) JTAG
2 7 (3.98%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.14%) GDPR
3 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.57%) MISRA
4 1 (0.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (14.77%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (14.20%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.41%) Docker
5 6 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.70%) Firmware
7 2 (1.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.57%) LXC
8 1 (0.57%) Varnish
8 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (14.77%) Puppet
2 9 (5.11%) Ansible
3 2 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.14%) Galera Cluster
3 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.14%) WSUS
4 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (18.18%) VMware
2 18 (10.23%) Oracle
3 14 (7.95%) Ab Initio
4 9 (5.11%) Google
5 8 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.41%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.27%) Virgin Media
8 2 (1.14%) Cisco
8 2 (1.14%) Juniper
8 2 (1.14%) New Relic
8 2 (1.14%) Peoplefluent
8 2 (1.14%) Percona
8 2 (1.14%) Zend
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix
9 1 (0.57%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.57%) McAfee
9 1 (0.57%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.57%) Symantec