The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 20 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham - 5.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 13.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £31,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Horsham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 38.15% 38.78% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 38 40
Average salary £45,000 £32,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Horsham region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Horsham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Telnet
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Telnet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat