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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 15.22% 5.08% 13.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.84% 21.43% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
43 28 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 31.16% 23.73% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 50
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £45,000 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 42 (87.50%) Windows
2 41 (85.42%) Software Engineering
3 39 (81.25%) Java
4 31 (64.58%) SQL
4 31 (64.58%) C++
5 29 (60.42%) XML
6 25 (52.08%) C#
6 25 (52.08%) Android
7 24 (50.00%) C
7 24 (50.00%) .NET
8 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (47.92%) Visual Studio
9 22 (45.83%) Apache
9 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
10 21 (43.75%) MFC
11 20 (41.67%) Project Management
12 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
13 18 (37.50%) Degree
14 17 (35.42%) Oracle Certification
14 17 (35.42%) OCPJP
14 17 (35.42%) J2EE
14 17 (35.42%) Spring
14 17 (35.42%) Oracle
14 17 (35.42%) Sun
14 17 (35.42%) Dojo
15 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
16 13 (27.08%) jQuery
16 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
17 12 (25.00%) HTML
18 11 (22.92%) Web Services

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (45.83%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.50%) GlassFish
3 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 6 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SMTP
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) PPTP
1 1 (2.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 6 (12.50%) NetBeans
2 6 (12.50%) Maven
2 6 (12.50%) JUnit
2 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 4 (8.33%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 28 (58.33%) Software Engineer
3 22 (45.83%) C# Developer
4 20 (41.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 20 (41.67%) .NET Developer
4 20 (41.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 20 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
6 11 (22.92%) J2EE Developer
6 11 (22.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (10.42%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Development Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) C++/C# Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (2.08%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) XML
2 24 (50.00%) .NET
3 21 (43.75%) MFC
4 17 (35.42%) J2EE
4 17 (35.42%) Spring
4 17 (35.42%) Dojo
5 13 (27.08%) jQuery
6 12 (25.00%) HTML
7 11 (22.92%) Web Services
7 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
8 9 (18.75%) CSS
9 6 (12.50%) JSON
9 6 (12.50%) J2SE
9 6 (12.50%) JMS
10 4 (8.33%) Ajax
10 4 (8.33%) JDBC
10 4 (8.33%) Servlets
10 4 (8.33%) SOAP
10 4 (8.33%) JAX-WS
10 4 (8.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Android
3 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) CentOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) Software Engineering
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (41.67%) Project Management
4 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 6 (12.50%) UML
5 6 (12.50%) AOP
6 5 (10.42%) OOP
7 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
8 2 (4.17%) Business Development
8 2 (4.17%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
9 1 (2.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.08%) TDD
9 1 (2.08%) UX Design
9 1 (2.08%) MVVM
9 1 (2.08%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.08%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) Java
2 31 (64.58%) C++
2 31 (64.58%) SQL
3 25 (52.08%) C#
4 24 (50.00%) C
5 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Degree
2 17 (35.42%) Oracle Certification
2 17 (35.42%) OCPJP
3 6 (12.50%) OCMJD
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Oracle
1 17 (35.42%) Sun
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.08%) VMware
2 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
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