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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 8.07% 16.97% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.71% 43.75% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
41 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 25.47% 38.79% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 64 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (60.71%) Apache
2 16 (57.14%) jQuery
3 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
4 13 (46.43%) HTML
4 13 (46.43%) CSS
5 12 (42.86%) PHP
6 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
7 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (32.14%) Symfony
9 8 (28.57%) PHP5
9 8 (28.57%) Ajax
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle
10 7 (25.00%) Windows
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 6 (21.43%) J2EE
11 6 (21.43%) MySQL
11 6 (21.43%) C++
11 6 (21.43%) Spring
11 6 (21.43%) Zend
12 5 (17.86%) Dojo
12 5 (17.86%) nginx
12 5 (17.86%) OCPJP
12 5 (17.86%) Web Development
12 5 (17.86%) MVC
12 5 (17.86%) LAMP
12 5 (17.86%) Sun
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (17.86%) OO
12 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (60.71%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) nginx
3 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.71%) JBoss
5 2 (7.14%) GlassFish
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) GCC
2 3 (10.71%) JUnit
2 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.71%) NetBeans
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Maven
2 3 (10.71%) StarTeam
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Zend Developer
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) jQuery
2 13 (46.43%) CSS
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) Symfony
4 8 (28.57%) Ajax
5 6 (21.43%) Spring
5 6 (21.43%) J2EE
6 5 (17.86%) LAMP
6 5 (17.86%) Dojo
6 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.29%) HTML5
7 4 (14.29%) JSON
8 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
8 3 (10.71%) JDBC
8 3 (10.71%) Servlets
8 3 (10.71%) SOAP
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) J2SE
8 3 (10.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) OO
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
3 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
3 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (14.29%) OOP
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) UML
5 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.71%) AOP
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) PHP
3 8 (28.57%) PHP5
4 6 (21.43%) C++
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.14%) C
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (17.86%) OCPJP
3 2 (7.14%) OCMJD
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
2 2 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Zend
3 5 (17.86%) Sun
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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