The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 15.52% 6.19% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.76% 19.44% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 4
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Horsham region.

Operating Systems Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 33.91% 31.86% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 59 36 22
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Linux
Salary Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Horsham region.

Linux Salary Trend in Horsham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 37 (74.00%) C
3 36 (72.00%) Java
4 35 (70.00%) XML
5 34 (68.00%) SQL
5 34 (68.00%) .NET
5 34 (68.00%) C#
5 34 (68.00%) C++
5 34 (68.00%) Android
6 33 (66.00%) Visual Studio
7 31 (62.00%) MFC
8 30 (60.00%) Software Engineering
9 25 (50.00%) Project Management
10 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (22.00%) Apache
11 10 (20.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.00%) MySQL
11 10 (20.00%) CSS
11 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
12 9 (18.00%) PHP
12 9 (18.00%) OOP
13 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
13 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.00%) Web Development
14 7 (14.00%) ISO 9001
15 5 (10.00%) Degree
15 5 (10.00%) DNS
16 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
16 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (22.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) LAN
2 4 (8.00%) WAN
2 4 (8.00%) SAN
3 3 (6.00%) SSH
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) IPv4
3 3 (6.00%) OSPF
3 3 (6.00%) BGP
3 3 (6.00%) Telnet
3 3 (6.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.00%) Banking
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Advertising
1 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Developer
2 31 (62.00%) C# Developer
3 27 (54.00%) Software Engineer
4 25 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 25 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 25 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 25 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) PHP Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 8 (16.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C++ Developer
8 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C++/C# Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (12.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (10.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (70.00%) XML
2 34 (68.00%) .NET
3 31 (62.00%) MFC
4 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 10 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) J2EE
5 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.00%) Spring
5 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) Dojo
6 1 (2.00%) Symfony
6 1 (2.00%) Smarty
6 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Android
3 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) CentOS
5 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (50.00%) Project Management
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) OOP
5 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Document Management
6 4 (8.00%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.00%) User Experience Design
9 1 (2.00%) Android Development
9 1 (2.00%) Service Management
9 1 (2.00%) E-business
9 1 (2.00%) ITSM
9 1 (2.00%) MVC
9 1 (2.00%) ITIL
9 1 (2.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) C
2 36 (72.00%) Java
3 34 (68.00%) SQL
3 34 (68.00%) C#
3 34 (68.00%) C++
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (2.00%) OCPJP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Mitel
3 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.00%) Dell
3 1 (2.00%) Sun