Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 355 252 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 16.86% 14.64% 14.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.58% 58.47% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 274 230 282
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,875 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +4.65%

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 476 431 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 22.60% 25.04% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 383 394 483
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 April 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 22 April 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 +1 294 £37,500 -16.67% 29
Uckfield +3 33 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Hove +19 16 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Eastbourne - 7 £44,000 - 2
Lewes -9 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 140 (39.44%) Python
2 115 (32.39%) Java
3 103 (29.01%) MySQL
4 97 (27.32%) JavaScript
5 93 (26.20%) DevOps
6 92 (25.92%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (22.25%) Bash Shell
8 76 (21.41%) PHP
9 75 (21.13%) C++
10 71 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 70 (19.72%) SQL
12 66 (18.59%) C
13 65 (18.31%) Software Engineering
14 64 (18.03%) Windows
15 63 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
16 60 (16.90%) Apache
17 58 (16.34%) Docker
17 58 (16.34%) AngularJS
18 52 (14.65%) Ansible
19 51 (14.37%) HTML
20 50 (14.08%) VMware
21 49 (13.80%) PostgreSQL
22 48 (13.52%) Computer Science
23 47 (13.24%) Web Services
24 45 (12.68%) Jenkins
25 43 (12.11%) CSS
26 42 (11.83%) LAMP
26 42 (11.83%) Go
27 41 (11.55%) Web Development
27 41 (11.55%) TCP/IP

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 60 (16.90%) Apache
2 18 (5.07%) CMS
3 17 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (4.51%) JBoss
5 12 (3.38%) nginx
5 12 (3.38%) WildFly
6 11 (3.10%) CloudStack
6 11 (3.10%) Drupal
7 10 (2.82%) Confluence
8 8 (2.25%) WordPress
9 7 (1.97%) IIS
10 6 (1.69%) Moodle
10 6 (1.69%) Totara
11 5 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (1.41%) SAS
11 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
12 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.13%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 63 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (1.69%) Office 365
4 5 (1.41%) GitHub
5 4 (1.13%) Firebase
5 4 (1.13%) SaaS
6 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.56%) Serverless
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.28%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.55%) TCP/IP
2 34 (9.58%) DNS
3 29 (8.17%) DHCP
4 25 (7.04%) Firewall
5 21 (5.92%) VoIP
6 19 (5.35%) VPN
7 10 (2.82%) VLAN
8 9 (2.54%) SAN
9 6 (1.69%) LAN
9 6 (1.69%) RTSP
10 5 (1.41%) Internet
10 5 (1.41%) WAN
11 3 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.56%) HTTP
12 2 (0.56%) NAS
12 2 (0.56%) SSL
13 1 (0.28%) Broadband
13 1 (0.28%) GSM
13 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (29.01%) MySQL
2 49 (13.80%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (10.70%) Big Data
4 32 (9.01%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (7.89%) Hadoop
6 27 (7.61%) Apache Hive
6 27 (7.61%) Impala
6 27 (7.61%) Sqoop
7 23 (6.48%) SQL Server
8 15 (4.23%) MongoDB
9 14 (3.94%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.25%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.41%) DB2
12 4 (1.13%) Geospatial Data
12 4 (1.13%) GIS
13 3 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
14 2 (0.56%) JasperReports
14 2 (0.56%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 45 (12.68%) Jenkins
3 34 (9.58%) TeamCity
4 20 (5.63%) JIRA
5 15 (4.23%) Vagrant
6 11 (3.10%) GitLab
6 11 (3.10%) JUnit
7 10 (2.82%) Subversion
8 9 (2.54%) gulp
9 8 (2.25%) Grunt
10 7 (1.97%) Gradle
10 7 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.13%) git-flow
11 4 (1.13%) Travis CI
11 4 (1.13%) webpack
12 3 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.85%) Maven
13 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
14 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (6.76%) Manufacturing
2 20 (5.63%) Finance
3 17 (4.79%) Marketing
4 7 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.69%) Banking
5 6 (1.69%) Electronics
6 3 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 147 (41.41%) Developer
2 55 (15.49%) Senior Developer
3 47 (13.24%) Administrator
4 42 (11.83%) PHP Developer
5 38 (10.70%) Java Developer
6 36 (10.14%) Linux Administrator
7 33 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 33 (9.30%) Linux Developer
8 32 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
9 31 (8.73%) Senior Java Developer
10 27 (7.61%) Data Engineer
11 26 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
12 25 (7.04%) Hadoop Engineer
13 24 (6.76%) Junior
14 23 (6.48%) Big Data Engineer
15 22 (6.20%) Embedded Developer
16 21 (5.92%) C Developer
16 21 (5.92%) Embedded C Developer
16 21 (5.92%) Web Developer
17 20 (5.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (16.34%) AngularJS
2 51 (14.37%) HTML
3 47 (13.24%) Web Services
4 43 (12.11%) CSS
5 42 (11.83%) LAMP
6 40 (11.27%) React
7 39 (10.99%) Kafka
8 38 (10.70%) .NET
9 32 (9.01%) Java EE
10 29 (8.17%) jQuery
11 24 (6.76%) Keras
11 24 (6.76%) MLlib
11 24 (6.76%) Node.js
11 24 (6.76%) TensorFlow
12 23 (6.48%) HTML5
13 22 (6.20%) RESTful
14 18 (5.07%) REST
15 17 (4.79%) Django
16 16 (4.51%) J2EE
17 14 (3.94%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.52%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (6.20%) User Experience
4 15 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.25%) Replication
7 7 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.69%) Video\Live Streaming
9 5 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.41%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.13%) HTC Vive
10 4 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.56%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.56%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 64 (18.03%) Windows
2 40 (11.27%) Unix
3 19 (5.35%) Windows Server
4 16 (4.51%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.82%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.54%) CentOS
7 7 (1.97%) Android
8 6 (1.69%) Debian
9 5 (1.41%) zOS
10 3 (0.85%) openSUSE
11 2 (0.56%) ThreadX
11 2 (0.56%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (26.20%) DevOps
2 92 (25.92%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (18.31%) Software Engineering
4 41 (11.55%) Web Development
5 40 (11.27%) MVC
6 38 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (10.42%) Scrum
8 34 (9.58%) SDLC
9 30 (8.45%) Configuration Management
9 30 (8.45%) TDD
10 29 (8.17%) Mentoring
11 28 (7.89%) Machine Learning
12 27 (7.61%) Deep Learning
12 27 (7.61%) MapReduce
13 26 (7.32%) Open Source
14 18 (5.07%) Data Engineering
14 18 (5.07%) Operations Research
14 18 (5.07%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (4.51%) Analytics
15 16 (4.51%) OO
Programming Languages
1 140 (39.44%) Python
2 115 (32.39%) Java
3 97 (27.32%) JavaScript
4 79 (22.25%) Bash Shell
5 76 (21.41%) PHP
6 75 (21.13%) C++
7 70 (19.72%) SQL
8 66 (18.59%) C
9 42 (11.83%) Go
10 37 (10.42%) C#
11 32 (9.01%) Embedded C
11 32 (9.01%) Shell Script
12 29 (8.17%) Scala
13 27 (7.61%) Lua
14 25 (7.04%) ActionScript
14 25 (7.04%) Perl
15 14 (3.94%) Ruby
16 9 (2.54%) Embedded C++
17 6 (1.69%) Java 8
18 5 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (11.27%) Degree
2 29 (8.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.10%) CCNA
3 11 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.97%) CCNP
5 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.85%) MCSE
8 2 (0.56%) CCIE
8 2 (0.56%) CEH
8 2 (0.56%) CISA
8 2 (0.56%) CISM
8 2 (0.56%) CISSP
8 2 (0.56%) MCP
8 2 (0.56%) MCSA
8 2 (0.56%) MCTS
8 2 (0.56%) RHCE
9 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.54%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.56%) MISRA
3 2 (0.56%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (16.34%) Docker
2 31 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.61%) Apache Flume
4 21 (5.92%) vSphere
5 17 (4.79%) Active Directory
6 12 (3.38%) HDFS
7 7 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.85%) Firmware
10 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (14.65%) Ansible
2 27 (7.61%) Hadoop YARN
3 24 (6.76%) Puppet
4 23 (6.48%) Salt
5 20 (5.63%) Kubernetes
6 19 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (3.10%) logstash
7 11 (3.10%) Rancher
8 3 (0.85%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (0.56%) CSIRT
9 2 (0.56%) Terraform
10 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 50 (14.08%) VMware
2 27 (7.61%) Cloudera
2 27 (7.61%) Hortonworks
3 25 (7.04%) Cisco
4 15 (4.23%) Oracle
5 12 (3.38%) Ab Initio
6 11 (3.10%) SaltStack
7 9 (2.54%) Microsoft
8 6 (1.69%) Google
9 5 (1.41%) Juniper
9 5 (1.41%) Zend
10 4 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.56%) Apple
11 2 (0.56%) EMC
11 2 (0.56%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.56%) HP
11 2 (0.56%) IBM
11 2 (0.56%) NetApp
11 2 (0.56%) New Relic
11 2 (0.56%) Veeam