The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Horsham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 14.72% 4.92% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.88% 18.75% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 28.93% 26.23% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 27
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,950 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
West Sussex

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 1 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 1 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 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 37 (74.00%) Java
3 36 (72.00%) C
4 34 (68.00%) XML
5 33 (66.00%) C#
5 33 (66.00%) C++
5 33 (66.00%) SQL
5 33 (66.00%) .NET
5 33 (66.00%) Android
6 32 (64.00%) Visual Studio
7 31 (62.00%) Software Engineering
8 30 (60.00%) MFC
9 24 (48.00%) Project Management
10 13 (26.00%) Apache
11 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.00%) HTML
12 10 (20.00%) MySQL
12 10 (20.00%) CSS
12 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
14 8 (16.00%) Web Development
14 8 (16.00%) OOP
14 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
14 8 (16.00%) PHP
15 7 (14.00%) ISO 9001
15 7 (14.00%) Degree
16 5 (10.00%) DNS
17 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
17 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (26.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
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%) 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
3 3 (6.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.00%) PBX
4 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) MySQL
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (64.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.00%) Banking
1 2 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 26 (52.00%) Software Engineer
4 24 (48.00%) .NET Developer
4 24 (48.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 24 (48.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 24 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (16.00%) PHP Developer
5 8 (16.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C++ Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) XML
2 33 (66.00%) .NET
3 30 (60.00%) MFC
4 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 10 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (8.00%) Spring
5 4 (8.00%) J2EE
5 4 (8.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 33 (66.00%) Android
3 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (48.00%) Project Management
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Web Development
4 8 (16.00%) OOP
4 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.00%) Document Management
5 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (8.00%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.00%) Service Management
6 1 (2.00%) E-business
6 1 (2.00%) ITSM
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL
6 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.00%) Android Development
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) Java
2 36 (72.00%) C
3 33 (66.00%) C#
3 33 (66.00%) C++
3 33 (66.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) MCITP
2 2 (4.00%) OCPJP
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) Mitel
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Mecmesin
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago