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

Linux
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 134 142 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.84% 14.27% 14.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.36% 55.91% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 123 133 159
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,500
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 222 254 357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 24.58% 25.53% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 206 228 308
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 £30,000 £18,900 £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 29 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 29 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 +2 122 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Lewes +16 3 £40,000 +11.11%
Uckfield -2 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Hove -2 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Hailsham - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 (33.59%) MySQL
2 78 (29.77%) HTML
3 70 (26.72%) Windows
3 70 (26.72%) DevOps
4 65 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (24.05%) Software Engineering
5 63 (24.05%) JavaScript
5 63 (24.05%) PHP
5 63 (24.05%) Python
6 62 (23.66%) CSS
7 52 (19.85%) Java
8 50 (19.08%) Puppet
9 49 (18.70%) Amazon AWS
10 43 (16.41%) Ubuntu
10 43 (16.41%) Cisco
11 42 (16.03%) Web Development
12 38 (14.50%) LAMP
12 38 (14.50%) Scrum
12 38 (14.50%) DNS
12 38 (14.50%) SQL
12 38 (14.50%) Windows Server
13 34 (12.98%) VMware
13 34 (12.98%) DHCP
13 34 (12.98%) VLAN
13 34 (12.98%) Driving Licence
14 33 (12.60%) Ansible
14 33 (12.60%) Oracle
15 32 (12.21%) Cisco Certification
15 32 (12.21%) Spring
16 31 (11.83%) Degree

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 (9.92%) Apache
2 22 (8.40%) IIS
2 22 (8.40%) OpenStack
3 13 (4.96%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.29%) JBoss
4 6 (2.29%) Jetty
5 5 (1.91%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.53%) CMS
6 4 (1.53%) concrete5
7 3 (1.15%) Confluence
7 3 (1.15%) Drupal
7 3 (1.15%) Moodle
7 3 (1.15%) Totara
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.05%) SaaS
3 4 (1.53%) GitHub
3 4 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.53%) Heroku
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.50%) DNS
2 34 (12.98%) DHCP
2 34 (12.98%) VLAN
3 28 (10.69%) TCP/IP
4 24 (9.16%) VoIP
5 23 (8.78%) BGP
5 23 (8.78%) LAN
5 23 (8.78%) WAN
6 22 (8.40%) VPN
7 20 (7.63%) MPLS
8 19 (7.25%) Wireless
9 17 (6.49%) Firewall
10 15 (5.73%) Network Security
11 12 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (4.20%) DSL
12 11 (4.20%) Ethernet
12 11 (4.20%) IPv6
12 11 (4.20%) Multicast
12 11 (4.20%) OSPF
12 11 (4.20%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (33.59%) MySQL
2 28 (10.69%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (10.31%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.67%) SQLite
7 6 (2.29%) Big Data
8 5 (1.91%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.91%) HBase
9 4 (1.53%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.38%) DTS
12 1 (0.38%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (11.45%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.11%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.58%) Subversion
4 11 (4.20%) JUnit
5 9 (3.44%) Maven
6 8 (3.05%) JIRA
6 8 (3.05%) Selenium
7 6 (2.29%) TestNG
8 3 (1.15%) 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 9 (3.44%) Marketing
2 5 (1.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.53%) Retail
4 3 (1.15%) Finance
4 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Games
5 2 (0.76%) Legal
5 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 103 (39.31%) Developer
2 72 (27.48%) Administrator
3 56 (21.37%) Systems Administrator
4 51 (19.47%) Linux Administrator
4 51 (19.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 42 (16.03%) Network Engineer
6 36 (13.74%) Support Engineer
7 34 (12.98%) Linux Engineer
7 34 (12.98%) Senior Developer
8 32 (12.21%) Java Developer
9 30 (11.45%) Network Support
9 30 (11.45%) Network Support Engineer
9 30 (11.45%) PHP Developer
10 24 (9.16%) Analyst
11 23 (8.78%) Network Analyst
11 23 (8.78%) Network Support Analyst
11 23 (8.78%) Support Analyst
12 22 (8.40%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 20 (7.63%) DBA
13 20 (7.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (29.77%) HTML
2 62 (23.66%) CSS
3 38 (14.50%) LAMP
4 32 (12.21%) Spring
5 26 (9.92%) J2EE
6 21 (8.02%) AngularJS
7 17 (6.49%) Django
7 17 (6.49%) Node.js
8 16 (6.11%) Hibernate
9 12 (4.58%) Web Services
9 12 (4.58%) XML
10 9 (3.44%) Symfony
11 8 (3.05%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (3.05%) JPA
11 8 (3.05%) jQuery
12 7 (2.67%) JAXB
12 7 (2.67%) Qt
13 5 (1.91%) Java SE
14 4 (1.53%) JSON
14 4 (1.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.98%) Driving Licence
2 18 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.58%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (3.44%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (2.29%) User Experience
6 5 (1.91%) Streaming Video
7 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.15%) 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
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.72%) Windows
2 43 (16.41%) Ubuntu
3 38 (14.50%) Windows Server
4 24 (9.16%) Unix
5 23 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (6.11%) Android
6 16 (6.11%) CentOS
7 13 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.67%) Debian
9 5 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.72%) DevOps
2 65 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (24.05%) Software Engineering
4 42 (16.03%) Web Development
5 38 (14.50%) Scrum
6 19 (7.25%) Configuration Management
6 19 (7.25%) ITIL
7 17 (6.49%) OOP
8 16 (6.11%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (4.58%) Security Patching
10 10 (3.82%) Open Source
10 10 (3.82%) Process Improvement
11 9 (3.44%) Change Management
11 9 (3.44%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (3.44%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (3.05%) Android Development
12 8 (3.05%) MVC
13 7 (2.67%) OO
14 6 (2.29%) E-Commerce
14 6 (2.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (24.05%) JavaScript
1 63 (24.05%) PHP
1 63 (24.05%) Python
2 52 (19.85%) Java
3 38 (14.50%) SQL
4 27 (10.31%) C++
5 22 (8.40%) Bash Shell
6 17 (6.49%) C
7 11 (4.20%) Perl
7 11 (4.20%) Ruby
8 9 (3.44%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.29%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.76%) ES6
11 1 (0.38%) C#
11 1 (0.38%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (12.21%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (11.83%) CCNA
2 31 (11.83%) Degree
3 20 (7.63%) CCNP
4 4 (1.53%) ISEB
4 4 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) MCSE
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.34%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (9.54%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.58%) vSphere
4 4 (1.53%) KVM
4 4 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.53%) Xen
5 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 50 (19.08%) Puppet
2 33 (12.60%) Ansible
3 17 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.38%) Munin
5 1 (0.38%) SCCM
5 1 (0.38%) SCOM
5 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 43 (16.41%) Cisco
2 34 (12.98%) VMware
3 33 (12.60%) Oracle
4 17 (6.49%) Red Hat
5 15 (5.73%) Microsoft
6 13 (4.96%) HP
7 11 (4.20%) Draytek
7 11 (4.20%) Meraki
7 11 (4.20%) NETGEAR
7 11 (4.20%) Ubiquiti
8 4 (1.53%) Google
9 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
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%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.38%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago