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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 13.70% 4.76% 8.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 22.73% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
48 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 32.88% 20.95% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 49
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £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 21 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Horsham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (78.72%) Java
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Software Engineering
3 30 (63.83%) SQL
3 30 (63.83%) C++
4 28 (59.57%) XML
5 27 (57.45%) C#
5 27 (57.45%) Android
6 26 (55.32%) C
6 26 (55.32%) .NET
7 25 (53.19%) Visual Studio
8 23 (48.94%) MFC
9 22 (46.81%) Project Management
10 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
12 19 (40.43%) Apache
13 12 (25.53%) HTML
13 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
14 11 (23.40%) CSS
14 11 (23.40%) J2EE
14 11 (23.40%) Sun
14 11 (23.40%) Oracle Certification
14 11 (23.40%) Oracle
14 11 (23.40%) OCPJP
14 11 (23.40%) Spring
14 11 (23.40%) Degree
14 11 (23.40%) Dojo
15 9 (19.15%) jQuery
15 9 (19.15%) Multithreading
15 9 (19.15%) OOP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 19 (40.43%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.38%) GlassFish
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.38%) NetBeans
2 3 (6.38%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) JUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) StarTeam
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 27 (57.45%) Software Engineer
3 24 (51.06%) C# Developer
4 22 (46.81%) .NET Developer
4 22 (46.81%) C# Software Engineer
4 22 (46.81%) .NET Software Engineer
4 22 (46.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (19.15%) PHP Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
6 8 (17.02%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (17.02%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Web Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) XML
2 26 (55.32%) .NET
3 23 (48.94%) MFC
4 12 (25.53%) HTML
5 11 (23.40%) J2EE
5 11 (23.40%) CSS
5 11 (23.40%) Spring
5 11 (23.40%) Dojo
6 9 (19.15%) jQuery
7 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
7 8 (17.02%) Web Services
8 3 (6.38%) JSON
8 3 (6.38%) J2SE
8 3 (6.38%) JMS
8 3 (6.38%) JPA
9 2 (4.26%) JAX-WS
9 2 (4.26%) RESTful
9 2 (4.26%) Ajax
9 2 (4.26%) JDBC
9 2 (4.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Android
3 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Software Engineering
2 22 (46.81%) Project Management
3 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.15%) OOP
4 9 (19.15%) Multithreading
5 8 (17.02%) Web Development
5 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.38%) UML
6 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.38%) AOP
7 2 (4.26%) MVC
8 1 (2.13%) TDD
8 1 (2.13%) OO
8 1 (2.13%) UX Design
8 1 (2.13%) MVVM
8 1 (2.13%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) Java
2 30 (63.83%) C++
2 30 (63.83%) SQL
3 27 (57.45%) C#
4 26 (55.32%) C
5 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
6 9 (19.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Certification
1 11 (23.40%) OCPJP
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) OCMJD
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
1 11 (23.40%) Sun
2 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
Horsham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago