The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 49 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.63% 5.54% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 17.59% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 108 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.01% 31.49% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 30 102 83
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +48.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £38,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Cambridgeshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Linux
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Linux Salary Trend in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) NetWare
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) ATG
3 2 (22.22%) GSEC
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Security Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) NetWare
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PHP5
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) GSEC
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) ATG
2 1 (11.11%) Novell
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle