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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 21.77% 22.08% 7.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.49% 77.27% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
74 44 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 59.68% 28.57% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 74 39 49
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £50,000 £52,500
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 14 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (93.33%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Java
2 35 (77.78%) Oracle
3 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
4 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
4 31 (68.89%) Software Engineering
5 30 (66.67%) Apache
6 29 (64.44%) Spring
7 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (60.00%) Dojo
9 26 (57.78%) J2EE
10 23 (51.11%) Web Services
10 23 (51.11%) Hibernate
10 23 (51.11%) Multithreading
11 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
11 22 (48.89%) jQuery
11 22 (48.89%) Degree
11 22 (48.89%) OCPJP
11 22 (48.89%) Sun
11 22 (48.89%) Oracle Certification
12 12 (26.67%) C++
13 10 (22.22%) SQL
14 9 (20.00%) HTML
14 9 (20.00%) CSS
14 9 (20.00%) UML
14 9 (20.00%) JMS
15 7 (15.56%) XML
15 7 (15.56%) SOAP
15 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
15 7 (15.56%) J2SE

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (66.67%) Apache
2 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.33%) GlassFish
3 6 (13.33%) JBoss
3 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.44%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
1 7 (15.56%) JUnit
2 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Maven
2 6 (13.33%) NetBeans
2 6 (13.33%) StarTeam
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
2 6 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.22%) Ant
General
1 6 (13.33%) Games
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 29 (64.44%) Java Developer
3 22 (48.89%) J2EE Developer
3 22 (48.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 22 (48.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (26.67%) Software Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Systems Test Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) C++ Developer
8 3 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) Spring
2 27 (60.00%) Dojo
3 26 (57.78%) J2EE
4 23 (51.11%) Hibernate
4 23 (51.11%) Web Services
5 22 (48.89%) jQuery
6 9 (20.00%) CSS
6 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 9 (20.00%) JMS
7 7 (15.56%) J2SE
7 7 (15.56%) JDBC
7 7 (15.56%) SOAP
7 7 (15.56%) XML
8 6 (13.33%) .NET
8 6 (13.33%) Ajax
8 6 (13.33%) JPA
8 6 (13.33%) JSON
8 6 (13.33%) RESTful
8 6 (13.33%) Servlets
9 1 (2.22%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Software Engineering
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (51.11%) Multithreading
4 9 (20.00%) UML
5 6 (13.33%) AOP
5 6 (13.33%) OO
6 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.44%) Business Development
7 2 (4.44%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL
8 1 (2.22%) Network Management
8 1 (2.22%) OOP
8 1 (2.22%) Scrum
8 1 (2.22%) SDLC
8 1 (2.22%) Server Building
8 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) Java
2 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.67%) C++
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
1 22 (48.89%) OCPJP
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (77.78%) Oracle
2 22 (48.89%) Sun
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
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