The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.73% 3.32% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.68% 18.33% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 60 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.51% 18.13% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 38
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016, 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 27 (69.23%) Unix
2 21 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 21 (53.85%) STL
2 21 (53.85%) C
2 21 (53.85%) C++
2 21 (53.85%) Multithreading
3 8 (20.51%) Big Data
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 5 (12.82%) Java
6 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
6 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
6 5 (12.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
6 5 (12.82%) TDD
6 5 (12.82%) Network Architecture
6 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Finance
7 4 (10.26%) VMware
7 4 (10.26%) Windows
8 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle
8 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Big Data
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) C Developer
2 21 (53.85%) C/C++ Developer
2 21 (53.85%) C++ Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Administrator
4 7 (17.95%) Data Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Hadoop Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Splunk Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Solaris Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) STL
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) CSS3
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) Laravel
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) HPUX
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Multithreading
2 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
3 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) Network Architecture
3 5 (12.82%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.56%) Line Management
6 1 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C
1 21 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) PHP
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Rundeck
2 1 (2.56%) Nessus
2 1 (2.56%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Splunk
4 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Qualys
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