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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 113 124 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.60% 12.38% 17.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.07% 48.06% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 100 105 199
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 198 258 377
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 23.83% 25.75% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 177 225 331
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +12 107 £45,000 +8.43% 10
Lewes +9 4 £32,500 -15.58%
Hove +1 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Uckfield -7 1 £45,000 -
Hailsham - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (35.06%) MySQL
1 88 (35.06%) Python
2 79 (31.47%) HTML
3 73 (29.08%) JavaScript
4 71 (28.29%) PHP
5 70 (27.89%) DevOps
6 67 (26.69%) Windows
7 61 (24.30%) CSS
8 57 (22.71%) Software Engineering
9 55 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
11 46 (18.33%) Java
11 46 (18.33%) Ubuntu
11 46 (18.33%) Puppet
12 42 (16.73%) SQL
12 42 (16.73%) Ansible
13 40 (15.94%) Jenkins
14 38 (15.14%) Windows Server
15 36 (14.34%) Cisco
15 36 (14.34%) Scrum
16 34 (13.55%) Web Development
16 34 (13.55%) Degree
17 32 (12.75%) SQL Server
18 31 (12.35%) DNS
19 30 (11.95%) PostgreSQL
19 30 (11.95%) LAMP
20 29 (11.55%) Performance Tuning
20 29 (11.55%) AngularJS
21 28 (11.16%) Git (software)
22 27 (10.76%) Cisco Certification

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 (10.36%) OpenStack
2 17 (6.77%) Apache
2 17 (6.77%) IIS
3 12 (4.78%) Drupal
4 10 (3.98%) Apache Solr
4 10 (3.98%) Confluence
5 9 (3.59%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.99%) JBoss
7 4 (1.59%) CMS
7 4 (1.59%) concrete5
7 4 (1.59%) Jetty
7 4 (1.59%) Moodle
7 4 (1.59%) Totara
8 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.39%) SaaS
3 4 (1.59%) GitHub
3 4 (1.59%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.59%) Heroku
3 4 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.35%) DNS
2 25 (9.96%) BGP
3 24 (9.56%) VPN
4 23 (9.16%) DHCP
4 23 (9.16%) VLAN
5 22 (8.76%) MPLS
6 21 (8.37%) Wireless
7 20 (7.97%) LAN
7 20 (7.97%) WAN
8 18 (7.17%) TCP/IP
9 15 (5.98%) Network Security
10 13 (5.18%) VoIP
11 12 (4.78%) Firewall
11 12 (4.78%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (4.38%) DMVPN
12 11 (4.38%) DSL
12 11 (4.38%) Multicast
12 11 (4.38%) OSPF
12 11 (4.38%) Spanning Tree
12 11 (4.38%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (35.06%) MySQL
2 32 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 30 (11.95%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (4.38%) Big Data
4 11 (4.38%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.98%) Hadoop
5 10 (3.98%) HBase
5 10 (3.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.79%) InfluxDB
7 6 (2.39%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.99%) SQLite
9 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.40%) DTS
10 1 (0.40%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (15.94%) Jenkins
2 28 (11.16%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.38%) JIRA
4 10 (3.98%) Selenium
5 9 (3.59%) Subversion
6 8 (3.19%) Bitbucket
6 8 (3.19%) JUnit
6 8 (3.19%) Maven
7 4 (1.59%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.59%) TestNG
8 3 (1.20%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.80%) Ant
10 1 (0.40%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.40%) gulp
10 1 (0.40%) PostCSS
10 1 (0.40%) Toad
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.40%) webpack
General
1 9 (3.59%) Marketing
2 5 (1.99%) Games
3 4 (1.59%) Finance
3 4 (1.59%) Retail
4 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 2 (0.80%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 98 (39.04%) Developer
2 69 (27.49%) Administrator
3 47 (18.73%) Systems Administrator
4 44 (17.53%) Linux Administrator
4 44 (17.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 32 (12.75%) Network Engineer
5 32 (12.75%) PHP Developer
6 28 (11.16%) DevOps Administrator
6 28 (11.16%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 28 (11.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 27 (10.76%) DBA
8 26 (10.36%) SQL DBA
9 25 (9.96%) Support Engineer
10 23 (9.16%) Linux Engineer
10 23 (9.16%) Senior Developer
11 22 (8.76%) Java Developer
12 21 (8.37%) Network Support
12 21 (8.37%) Network Support Engineer
13 17 (6.77%) Python Developer
13 17 (6.77%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (31.47%) HTML
2 61 (24.30%) CSS
3 30 (11.95%) LAMP
4 29 (11.55%) AngularJS
5 25 (9.96%) Node.js
6 24 (9.56%) Django
7 18 (7.17%) Spring
8 15 (5.98%) J2EE
9 13 (5.18%) Hibernate
9 13 (5.18%) XML
10 10 (3.98%) jQuery
10 10 (3.98%) Web Services
11 9 (3.59%) Symfony
12 8 (3.19%) CodeIgniter
13 7 (2.79%) JSON
13 7 (2.79%) Kafka
13 7 (2.79%) Sensu
14 6 (2.39%) JPA
15 5 (1.99%) Java SE
15 5 (1.99%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.16%) Driving Licence
2 22 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.38%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (2.39%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (2.39%) User Experience
5 5 (1.99%) Streaming Video
6 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.20%) Clustering
7 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.20%) Replication
8 2 (0.80%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.80%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 67 (26.69%) Windows
2 46 (18.33%) Ubuntu
3 38 (15.14%) Windows Server
4 23 (9.16%) Unix
5 18 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (4.38%) Debian
8 10 (3.98%) Android
9 6 (2.39%) CentOS
10 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.40%) SUSE
11 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (27.89%) DevOps
2 57 (22.71%) Software Engineering
3 55 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (14.34%) Scrum
5 34 (13.55%) Web Development
6 29 (11.55%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (9.56%) Open Source
8 23 (9.16%) Configuration Management
9 21 (8.37%) ITIL
10 15 (5.98%) Process Improvement
11 11 (4.38%) Analytics
11 11 (4.38%) Change Management
11 11 (4.38%) OOP
12 10 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (3.59%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (3.59%) MVC
14 8 (3.19%) Task Automation
15 7 (2.79%) Front End Development
15 7 (2.79%) Time Management
15 7 (2.79%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 88 (35.06%) Python
2 73 (29.08%) JavaScript
3 71 (28.29%) PHP
4 46 (18.33%) Java
5 42 (16.73%) SQL
6 20 (7.97%) C++
7 18 (7.17%) Bash Shell
8 16 (6.37%) C
9 14 (5.58%) Perl
10 11 (4.38%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.99%) Ruby
12 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.80%) C#
13 2 (0.80%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.80%) ES6
14 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (13.55%) Degree
2 27 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (10.36%) CCNA
4 22 (8.76%) CCNP
5 4 (1.59%) ISEB
5 4 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.58%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.39%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.19%) Docker
4 7 (2.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (1.99%) vSphere
6 4 (1.59%) KVM
6 4 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.59%) Xen
7 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 46 (18.33%) Puppet
2 42 (16.73%) Ansible
3 9 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.79%) logstash
5 1 (0.40%) SCCM
5 1 (0.40%) SCOM
5 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (14.34%) Cisco
2 24 (9.56%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.56%) VMware
3 14 (5.58%) Oracle
4 12 (4.78%) HP
5 11 (4.38%) Draytek
5 11 (4.38%) Meraki
5 11 (4.38%) NETGEAR
5 11 (4.38%) Ubiquiti
6 10 (3.98%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.79%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.59%) Google
9 1 (0.40%) Dell
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.40%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.40%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: ££competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £12000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Brighton, UK
LEO Learning
Salary: £30,000-£40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago