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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / East Sussex
Rank 10 12 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 131 135 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.52% 13.95% 13.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.01% 55.33% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 120 127 146
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,000
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 222 244 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 24.61% 25.21% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 206 222 294
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +3 119 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Lewes +14 3 £40,000 +11.11%
Uckfield -2 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Hailsham - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 88 (33.33%) MySQL
2 78 (29.55%) HTML
3 72 (27.27%) DevOps
4 70 (26.52%) Windows
5 66 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (24.62%) PHP
7 64 (24.24%) Python
7 64 (24.24%) Software Engineering
8 63 (23.86%) JavaScript
9 62 (23.48%) CSS
10 53 (20.08%) Java
11 52 (19.70%) Puppet
12 50 (18.94%) Amazon AWS
13 43 (16.29%) Ubuntu
14 42 (15.91%) Web Development
14 42 (15.91%) Cisco
15 39 (14.77%) LAMP
16 38 (14.39%) DNS
16 38 (14.39%) Scrum
16 38 (14.39%) Windows Server
17 36 (13.64%) SQL
18 35 (13.26%) Oracle
19 34 (12.88%) DHCP
19 34 (12.88%) VLAN
19 34 (12.88%) VMware
19 34 (12.88%) Ansible
19 34 (12.88%) Driving Licence
20 32 (12.12%) Spring
21 31 (11.74%) Degree
21 31 (11.74%) Cisco Certification

Linux
Top Related 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 27 (10.23%) Apache
2 23 (8.71%) OpenStack
3 20 (7.58%) IIS
4 13 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.27%) JBoss
5 6 (2.27%) Jetty
6 5 (1.89%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.52%) CMS
7 4 (1.52%) concrete5
8 3 (1.14%) Confluence
8 3 (1.14%) Drupal
8 3 (1.14%) Moodle
8 3 (1.14%) Totara
9 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.38%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) SAS
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.94%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.03%) SaaS
3 4 (1.52%) GitHub
3 4 (1.52%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.52%) Heroku
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.39%) DNS
2 34 (12.88%) DHCP
2 34 (12.88%) VLAN
3 28 (10.61%) TCP/IP
4 24 (9.09%) VoIP
5 23 (8.71%) LAN
5 23 (8.71%) WAN
6 22 (8.33%) BGP
7 21 (7.95%) VPN
8 19 (7.20%) MPLS
9 18 (6.82%) Firewall
9 18 (6.82%) Wireless
10 15 (5.68%) Network Security
11 12 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (4.17%) DMVPN
12 11 (4.17%) DSL
12 11 (4.17%) Ethernet
12 11 (4.17%) IPv6
12 11 (4.17%) Multicast
12 11 (4.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (33.33%) MySQL
2 27 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (9.85%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.65%) SQLite
6 6 (2.27%) Big Data
6 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.89%) HBase
8 4 (1.52%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.14%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.38%) DB2
11 1 (0.38%) DTS
11 1 (0.38%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (11.74%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.55%) Subversion
4 11 (4.17%) JUnit
5 9 (3.41%) JIRA
5 9 (3.41%) Maven
6 8 (3.03%) Selenium
7 6 (2.27%) TestNG
8 3 (1.14%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.76%) Ant
10 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.38%) Toad
10 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (3.03%) Marketing
2 6 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.52%) Finance
3 4 (1.52%) Retail
4 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Games
5 2 (0.76%) Legal
5 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 104 (39.39%) Developer
2 73 (27.65%) Administrator
3 56 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
4 52 (19.70%) Linux Administrator
4 52 (19.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 42 (15.91%) Network Engineer
6 36 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
6 36 (13.64%) Support Engineer
7 34 (12.88%) Senior Developer
8 32 (12.12%) Java Developer
9 31 (11.74%) PHP Developer
10 29 (10.98%) Network Support
10 29 (10.98%) Network Support Engineer
11 24 (9.09%) Analyst
12 23 (8.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 23 (8.71%) Network Analyst
12 23 (8.71%) Network Support Analyst
12 23 (8.71%) Support Analyst
13 21 (7.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 19 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (29.55%) HTML
2 62 (23.48%) CSS
3 39 (14.77%) LAMP
4 32 (12.12%) Spring
5 26 (9.85%) J2EE
6 21 (7.95%) AngularJS
7 17 (6.44%) Django
7 17 (6.44%) Node.js
8 16 (6.06%) Hibernate
9 12 (4.55%) Web Services
9 12 (4.55%) XML
10 9 (3.41%) Symfony
11 8 (3.03%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (3.03%) JPA
11 8 (3.03%) jQuery
12 7 (2.65%) JAXB
12 7 (2.65%) Qt
13 5 (1.89%) Java SE
14 4 (1.52%) JSON
14 4 (1.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.88%) Driving Licence
2 18 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (2.65%) User Experience
6 5 (1.89%) Streaming Video
7 4 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.14%) Replication
9 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.76%) Clustering
9 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.76%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.76%) VLE
10 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.52%) Windows
2 43 (16.29%) Ubuntu
3 38 (14.39%) Windows Server
4 24 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (9.09%) Unix
5 16 (6.06%) Android
5 16 (6.06%) CentOS
6 13 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.65%) Debian
8 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE
10 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (27.27%) DevOps
2 66 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 42 (15.91%) Web Development
5 38 (14.39%) Scrum
6 20 (7.58%) Configuration Management
7 18 (6.82%) ITIL
8 17 (6.44%) OOP
9 15 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (4.55%) Security Patching
11 10 (3.79%) Process Improvement
12 9 (3.41%) Open Source
12 9 (3.41%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (3.03%) Android Development
13 8 (3.03%) Change Management
13 8 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (3.03%) MVC
14 7 (2.65%) OO
14 7 (2.65%) TDD
15 6 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (24.62%) PHP
2 64 (24.24%) Python
3 63 (23.86%) JavaScript
4 53 (20.08%) Java
5 36 (13.64%) SQL
6 28 (10.61%) C++
7 23 (8.71%) Bash Shell
8 18 (6.82%) C
9 12 (4.55%) Ruby
10 11 (4.17%) Perl
11 7 (2.65%) Embedded C
11 7 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.76%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.76%) ES6
13 1 (0.38%) C#
13 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (11.74%) Degree
2 30 (11.36%) CCNA
3 19 (7.20%) CCNP
4 4 (1.52%) ISEB
4 4 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) MCSE
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.30%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.55%) vSphere
4 4 (1.52%) KVM
4 4 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.52%) Xen
5 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (19.70%) Puppet
2 34 (12.88%) Ansible
3 18 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.27%) Nagios
5 1 (0.38%) Munin
5 1 (0.38%) SCCM
5 1 (0.38%) SCOM
5 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (15.91%) Cisco
2 35 (13.26%) Oracle
3 34 (12.88%) VMware
4 18 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 15 (5.68%) Microsoft
6 13 (4.92%) HP
7 11 (4.17%) Draytek
7 11 (4.17%) Meraki
7 11 (4.17%) NETGEAR
7 11 (4.17%) Ubiquiti
8 4 (1.52%) Google
9 3 (1.14%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.38%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.38%) Dell
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.38%) Juniper
10 1 (0.38%) Mitel
10 1 (0.38%) NetApp
10 1 (0.38%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago