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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 13.88% 8.40% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.66% 30.30% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 1
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
77 66 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 36.84% 27.73% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 66 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,250 £19,075
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Apache
2 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 32 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 31 (59.62%) Windows
4 28 (53.85%) Degree
5 26 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 26 (50.00%) Java
5 26 (50.00%) Oracle
6 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
6 25 (48.08%) jQuery
6 25 (48.08%) Spring
7 24 (46.15%) OCPJP
7 24 (46.15%) Dojo
7 24 (46.15%) J2EE
7 24 (46.15%) Sun
7 24 (46.15%) Oracle Certification
8 20 (38.46%) Multithreading
8 20 (38.46%) Web Services
9 18 (34.62%) HTML
10 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
11 14 (26.92%) C++
11 14 (26.92%) CSS
12 12 (23.08%) SQL
13 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
14 9 (17.31%) MySQL
14 9 (17.31%) XML
15 8 (15.38%) UML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 8 (15.38%) GlassFish
3 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 8 (15.38%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 4 (7.69%) Route 53
4 2 (3.85%) 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 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) JUnit
1 8 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 8 (15.38%) NetBeans
1 8 (15.38%) Maven
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) StarTeam
2 4 (7.69%) Subversion
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) GCC
General
1 2 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) Java Developer
3 16 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
3 16 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 14 (26.92%) 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 8 (15.38%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) Spring
1 25 (48.08%) jQuery
2 24 (46.15%) Dojo
2 24 (46.15%) J2EE
3 20 (38.46%) Web Services
4 18 (34.62%) HTML
5 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 14 (26.92%) CSS
7 9 (17.31%) XML
8 8 (15.38%) J2SE
8 8 (15.38%) JMS
8 8 (15.38%) JSON
9 7 (13.46%) Ajax
10 6 (11.54%) HTML5
11 5 (9.62%) JPA
12 4 (7.69%) RESTful
12 4 (7.69%) CSS3
12 4 (7.69%) JDBC
12 4 (7.69%) Servlets
12 4 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) CMDB
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.92%) VHDL
4 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.92%) CPLD
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.62%) CentOS
3 5 (9.62%) UNIX
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 20 (38.46%) Multithreading
4 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 8 (15.38%) AOP
4 8 (15.38%) UML
5 4 (7.69%) Project Management
5 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 3 (5.77%) MVC
6 3 (5.77%) Web Development
7 2 (3.85%) Business Development
7 2 (3.85%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.85%) OOP
7 2 (3.85%) Test Management
7 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (1.92%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (26.92%) C++
4 12 (23.08%) SQL
5 8 (15.38%) PHP
6 6 (11.54%) Python
7 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.62%) C
8 4 (7.69%) C#
9 3 (5.77%) PHP5
10 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
10 1 (1.92%) VB
10 1 (1.92%) VC++
10 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (53.85%) Degree
2 24 (46.15%) Oracle Certification
2 24 (46.15%) OCPJP
3 8 (15.38%) OCMJD
4 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) KVM
3 2 (3.85%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
2 4 (7.69%) Capistrano
3 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Oracle
2 24 (46.15%) Sun
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Zend
5 2 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) QNX
6 1 (1.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.92%) Xilinx
6 1 (1.92%) Altera