The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / West Sussex
Rank 27 19 14
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 87 162 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.49% 14.56% 14.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.34% 49.69% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 74 153 138
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 233 326 370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 22.73% 29.29% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 210 296 326
Median salary £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Sussex

Linux
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Linux in West Sussex

Linux
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in West Sussex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in West Sussex

Linux
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Crawley -6 41 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Worthing -4 10 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Horsham -5 9 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Gatwick -19 6 £55,000 +66.66%
East Grinstead +19 4 £39,000 -
Bognor Regis - 1 - -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 65 (39.16%) C++
2 61 (36.75%) Java
3 58 (34.94%) Windows
4 53 (31.93%) Computer Science
5 48 (28.92%) SQL
5 48 (28.92%) Oracle
6 46 (27.71%) HTML
6 46 (27.71%) Degree
7 44 (26.51%) C
7 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (25.90%) CSS
8 43 (25.90%) Unix
9 38 (22.89%) JavaScript
10 35 (21.08%) Software Engineering
11 34 (20.48%) Red Hat
12 31 (18.67%) Mathematics
12 31 (18.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 30 (18.07%) Assembly Language
13 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
13 30 (18.07%) ITIL
14 29 (17.47%) Multithreading
15 28 (16.87%) MySQL
16 27 (16.27%) Multithreaded Programming
17 22 (13.25%) PowerShell
17 22 (13.25%) Python
18 21 (12.65%) JSP
19 19 (11.45%) Active Directory
19 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
20 17 (10.24%) Hyper-V
21 16 (9.64%) Scrum

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 8 (4.82%) Apache
1 8 (4.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.81%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.20%) Confluence
5 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.22%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.41%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (2.41%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.41%) IaaS
4 4 (2.41%) PaaS
5 2 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.20%) GitHub
5 2 (1.20%) Office 365
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.02%) DNS
1 10 (6.02%) SAN
1 10 (6.02%) Wireless
2 8 (4.82%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (2.41%) Network Security
4 3 (1.81%) DHCP
4 3 (1.81%) Firewall
4 3 (1.81%) Internet
4 3 (1.81%) Skype
4 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) CTI
5 2 (1.20%) HTTP
5 2 (1.20%) LAN
5 2 (1.20%) WAN
6 1 (0.60%) 3G
6 1 (0.60%) BGP
6 1 (0.60%) DDNS
6 1 (0.60%) IPv6
6 1 (0.60%) MPLS
6 1 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.87%) MySQL
2 12 (7.23%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.22%) Data Mining
4 7 (4.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.61%) OLTP
5 6 (3.61%) VLDB
6 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.82%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.22%) Subversion
4 6 (3.61%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.01%) JIRA
5 5 (3.01%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.81%) Selenium
7 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.20%) Mockito
7 2 (1.20%) Toad
8 1 (0.60%) JUnit
8 1 (0.60%) NUnit
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (9.04%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.02%) Finance
3 4 (2.41%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Billing
4 1 (0.60%) Electronics
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (38.55%) Developer
2 44 (26.51%) Java Developer
3 22 (13.25%) Senior Developer
4 21 (12.65%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (11.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (10.84%) Administrator
7 17 (10.24%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (9.04%) Java Programmer
8 15 (9.04%) Programmer
9 14 (8.43%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (7.83%) Software Engineer
10 13 (7.83%) Test Engineer
11 12 (7.23%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (7.23%) Senior Java Programmer
11 12 (7.23%) Senior Programmer
12 11 (6.63%) Linux Developer
12 11 (6.63%) Software Test Engineer
13 10 (6.02%) Analyst
13 10 (6.02%) C++ Developer
14 8 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (27.71%) HTML
2 43 (25.90%) CSS
3 21 (12.65%) JSP
4 12 (7.23%) J2EE
4 12 (7.23%) Web Services
5 11 (6.63%) jQuery
5 11 (6.63%) Spring
6 9 (5.42%) JSON
7 8 (4.82%) Ajax
7 8 (4.82%) HTML5
7 8 (4.82%) REST
7 8 (4.82%) XML
8 6 (3.61%) .NET
8 6 (3.61%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.61%) ATL
8 6 (3.61%) COM
8 6 (3.61%) CSS3
8 6 (3.61%) LAMP
9 5 (3.01%) Laravel
9 5 (3.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 53 (31.93%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.63%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.02%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.22%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (3.61%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.61%) EMC VMAX
7 4 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.41%) Online Games
8 3 (1.81%) AS400
8 3 (1.81%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.81%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.81%) User Experience
8 3 (1.81%) W3C
9 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.60%) iSeries
10 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.94%) Windows
2 43 (25.90%) Unix
3 31 (18.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.63%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.42%) Solaris
6 7 (4.22%) CentOS
7 6 (3.61%) AIX
8 5 (3.01%) zOS
9 4 (2.41%) Debian
10 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.20%) Android
11 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.60%) OS/390
12 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.08%) Software Engineering
3 31 (18.67%) Mathematics
4 30 (18.07%) ITIL
5 29 (17.47%) Multithreading
6 27 (16.27%) Multithreaded Programming
7 16 (9.64%) Scrum
8 15 (9.04%) OO
9 14 (8.43%) TDD
9 14 (8.43%) Web Development
10 13 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (7.23%) E-Commerce
12 11 (6.63%) Configuration Management
12 11 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.63%) High Availability
12 11 (6.63%) Security Patching
12 11 (6.63%) Threat Detection
13 10 (6.02%) Automated Testing
14 9 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (5.42%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (39.16%) C++
2 61 (36.75%) Java
3 48 (28.92%) SQL
4 44 (26.51%) C
5 38 (22.89%) JavaScript
6 30 (18.07%) Assembly Language
7 22 (13.25%) PowerShell
7 22 (13.25%) Python
8 11 (6.63%) Bash Shell
9 10 (6.02%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.82%) Fortran
10 8 (4.82%) PHP
11 7 (4.22%) C#
11 7 (4.22%) Korn
11 7 (4.22%) Perl
12 5 (3.01%) Embedded C++
12 5 (3.01%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.41%) COBOL
13 4 (2.41%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (27.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.20%) OCA
3 2 (1.20%) OCP
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.20%) RHCE
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.60%) HNC
4 1 (0.60%) HND
4 1 (0.60%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.60%) MCDST
4 1 (0.60%) MCSA
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.24%) Hyper-V
3 16 (9.64%) Firmware
4 8 (4.82%) GlusterFS
4 8 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (4.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (4.22%) Docker
5 7 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.60%) etcd
6 1 (0.60%) flannel
6 1 (0.60%) iptables
6 1 (0.60%) KVM
6 1 (0.60%) LXC
6 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (6.63%) Puppet
1 11 (6.63%) SCSM
2 9 (5.42%) NetBackup
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (4.82%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (4.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (3.01%) Ansible
4 5 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.01%) SCCM
5 4 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.60%) cPanel
7 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.60%) Salt
7 1 (0.60%) SELinux
7 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 48 (28.92%) Oracle
2 34 (20.48%) Red Hat
3 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.43%) HP
5 13 (7.83%) VMware
6 12 (7.23%) 3PAR
7 8 (4.82%) Brocade
7 8 (4.82%) EMC
7 8 (4.82%) IBM
7 8 (4.82%) StorageTek
7 8 (4.82%) Sun
7 8 (4.82%) Veritas
8 5 (3.01%) SAP
9 3 (1.81%) Juniper
9 3 (1.81%) Zend
10 2 (1.20%) Cisco
10 2 (1.20%) Google
10 2 (1.20%) hybris
10 2 (1.20%) Perforce
11 1 (0.60%) Mitel
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, Sussex, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago