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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 30 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 16.48% 9.09% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.39% 29.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
62 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 34.07% 30.81% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 59 61 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,250 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
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 27 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) Software Engineering
2 35 (67.31%) Windows
3 32 (61.54%) Apache
3 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 30 (57.69%) Java
5 29 (55.77%) Degree
6 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
6 28 (53.85%) Spring
6 28 (53.85%) Oracle
6 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 27 (51.92%) J2EE
7 27 (51.92%) Sun
7 27 (51.92%) Oracle Certification
7 27 (51.92%) OCPJP
7 27 (51.92%) Dojo
8 23 (44.23%) jQuery
9 22 (42.31%) Multithreading
9 22 (42.31%) Web Services
10 18 (34.62%) Hibernate
11 16 (30.77%) C++
12 15 (28.85%) HTML
13 14 (26.92%) SQL
14 11 (21.15%) XML
14 11 (21.15%) CSS
15 10 (19.23%) Tomcat
16 9 (17.31%) J2SE
16 9 (17.31%) JMS
16 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
16 9 (17.31%) UML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (61.54%) Apache
2 10 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
3 9 (17.31%) GlassFish
3 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
3 9 (17.31%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Route 53
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMTP
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) PPTP
1 1 (1.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JUnit
1 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
1 9 (17.31%) NetBeans
1 9 (17.31%) Maven
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) StarTeam
2 5 (9.62%) Subversion
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) GCC
General
1 2 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) Java Developer
3 18 (34.62%) J2EE Developer
3 18 (34.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (28.85%) Software Engineer
5 11 (21.15%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (21.15%) Administrator
5 11 (21.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (21.15%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) PHP Developer
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) Spring
2 27 (51.92%) J2EE
2 27 (51.92%) Dojo
3 23 (44.23%) jQuery
4 22 (42.31%) Web Services
5 18 (34.62%) Hibernate
6 15 (28.85%) HTML
7 11 (21.15%) CSS
7 11 (21.15%) XML
8 9 (17.31%) J2SE
8 9 (17.31%) JMS
8 9 (17.31%) JSON
9 6 (11.54%) JPA
10 5 (9.62%) RESTful
10 5 (9.62%) HTML5
10 5 (9.62%) Ajax
10 5 (9.62%) JDBC
10 5 (9.62%) Servlets
10 5 (9.62%) SOAP
10 5 (9.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.31%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) CMDB
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) VHDL
4 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.92%) CPLD
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.62%) Android
3 5 (9.62%) CentOS
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) Software Engineering
3 22 (42.31%) Multithreading
4 9 (17.31%) AOP
4 9 (17.31%) UML
4 9 (17.31%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (3.85%) Business Development
7 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.85%) OOP
8 1 (1.92%) OO
8 1 (1.92%) CRM
8 1 (1.92%) Validation
8 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Manual Testing
8 1 (1.92%) BDD
8 1 (1.92%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 30 (57.69%) Java
3 16 (30.77%) C++
4 14 (26.92%) SQL
5 6 (11.54%) C
5 6 (11.54%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) PHP
6 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.62%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) VC++
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) Degree
2 27 (51.92%) Oracle Certification
2 27 (51.92%) OCPJP
3 9 (17.31%) OCMJD
4 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (1.92%) Firmware
3 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
2 4 (7.69%) Capistrano
3 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Oracle
2 27 (51.92%) Sun
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.92%) Altera
4 1 (1.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) QNX
4 1 (1.92%) EMC
Horsham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago