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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 8.64% 15.05% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.82% 53.45% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 6
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
44 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 27.16% 28.16% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 31
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (52.63%) Apache
2 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (47.37%) jQuery
4 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 15 (39.47%) HTML
7 14 (36.84%) CSS
7 14 (36.84%) Degree
8 12 (31.58%) Oracle
8 12 (31.58%) Windows
9 11 (28.95%) PHP
10 10 (26.32%) Spring
10 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
10 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 10 (26.32%) J2EE
11 9 (23.68%) Web Services
11 9 (23.68%) C++
11 9 (23.68%) Sun
11 9 (23.68%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (23.68%) Dojo
11 9 (23.68%) OCPJP
11 9 (23.68%) Ajax
12 8 (21.05%) Symfony
12 8 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (18.42%) Java
13 7 (18.42%) MySQL
13 7 (18.42%) PHP5
14 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
14 6 (15.79%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (52.63%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.16%) JBoss
3 4 (10.53%) GlassFish
3 4 (10.53%) nginx
3 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon S3
2 4 (10.53%) Route 53
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Maven
2 5 (13.16%) JUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.16%) NetBeans
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (10.53%) StarTeam
3 4 (10.53%) GCC
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) PHP Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (21.05%) Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) jQuery
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
3 14 (36.84%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) J2EE
4 10 (26.32%) Spring
5 9 (23.68%) Ajax
5 9 (23.68%) Dojo
5 9 (23.68%) Web Services
6 8 (21.05%) Symfony
7 6 (15.79%) JSON
8 5 (13.16%) J2SE
8 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
8 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.53%) JMS
9 4 (10.53%) LAMP
9 4 (10.53%) XML
9 4 (10.53%) JDBC
9 4 (10.53%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.63%) VHDL
4 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.63%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.63%) CPLD
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
3 3 (7.89%) CentOS
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.16%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) UML
4 5 (13.16%) AOP
4 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (10.53%) OO PHP
5 4 (10.53%) OOP
5 4 (10.53%) OO
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Test Management
7 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) PHP
3 9 (23.68%) C++
4 7 (18.42%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) PHP5
5 5 (13.16%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) SQL
6 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.89%) C
8 1 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (2.63%) VC++
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (23.68%) OCPJP
3 4 (10.53%) OCMJD
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Firmware
3 3 (7.89%) KVM
4 2 (5.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Sun
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Zend
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
5 2 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) Xilinx
6 1 (2.63%) Altera
6 1 (2.63%) QNX
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
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