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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 12.98% 5.34% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.92% 18.92% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 8
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 £27,500 £34,900 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
Operating Systems Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 25.00% 28.24% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 28
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 11 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Java
3 31 (67.39%) C
4 29 (63.04%) XML
5 28 (60.87%) Visual Studio
5 28 (60.87%) C#
5 28 (60.87%) C++
5 28 (60.87%) SQL
5 28 (60.87%) .NET
5 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
5 28 (60.87%) Android
6 27 (58.70%) MFC
7 21 (45.65%) Project Management
8 14 (30.43%) Apache
9 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
9 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.57%) HTML
11 9 (19.57%) MySQL
11 9 (19.57%) CSS
12 7 (15.22%) OOP
12 7 (15.22%) PHP
12 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
12 7 (15.22%) Web Development
12 7 (15.22%) Degree
12 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
13 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
13 6 (13.04%) Spring
13 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
13 6 (13.04%) Hibernate

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 14 (30.43%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 4 (8.70%) LAN
2 4 (8.70%) WAN
2 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) SAN
3 3 (6.52%) OSPF
3 3 (6.52%) BGP
3 3 (6.52%) Telnet
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) SSH
3 3 (6.52%) IPv4
3 3 (6.52%) VoIP
4 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (60.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.35%) Games
1 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) C# Developer
3 22 (47.83%) Software Engineer
4 21 (45.65%) .NET Developer
4 21 (45.65%) C# Software Engineer
4 21 (45.65%) .NET Software Engineer
4 21 (45.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (15.22%) PHP Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Web Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.04%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (13.04%) C++ Developer
6 6 (13.04%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) C Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (13.04%) C++/C# Developer
6 6 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) XML
2 28 (60.87%) .NET
3 27 (58.70%) MFC
4 9 (19.57%) CSS
4 9 (19.57%) HTML
5 6 (13.04%) Web Services
5 6 (13.04%) J2EE
5 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 6 (13.04%) Spring
6 4 (8.70%) Dojo
6 4 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) Android
3 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) CentOS
5 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 21 (45.65%) Project Management
3 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) OOP
4 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.22%) Web Development
5 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.70%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) Document Management
7 1 (2.17%) Service Management
7 1 (2.17%) E-business
7 1 (2.17%) ITSM
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) Java
2 31 (67.39%) C
3 28 (60.87%) C#
3 28 (60.87%) C++
3 28 (60.87%) SQL
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (8.70%) OCPJP
3 2 (4.35%) MCITP
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Sun
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) Mitel
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
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