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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 24 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.52% 5.86% 4.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 33.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,360 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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 51 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.57% 17.59% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 90
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,360
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) UNIX
3 13 (37.14%) C++
4 12 (34.29%) Java
5 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (28.57%) Perl
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (28.57%) Windows
6 9 (25.71%) PHP
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle
6 9 (25.71%) Solaris
6 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) Android
7 8 (22.86%) C
8 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
9 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
9 6 (17.14%) Scrum
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
9 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (17.14%) OO
9 6 (17.14%) Python
9 6 (17.14%) STL
10 5 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (14.29%) Advertising
10 5 (14.29%) SLA
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) PaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Heroku
3 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.86%) GCC
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) C++ Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) C Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) STL
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) REST
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) MFC
5 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Statistics
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) UNIX
2 10 (28.57%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Solaris
4 8 (22.86%) Android
5 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
5 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
6 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
7 2 (5.71%) CoreOS
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
2 6 (17.14%) OO
2 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
2 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.43%) MapReduce
3 4 (11.43%) Analytics
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (11.43%) Workflow
3 4 (11.43%) ETL
3 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) Load Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) C++
3 12 (34.29%) Java
4 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (28.57%) Perl
5 9 (25.71%) PHP
6 8 (22.86%) C
7 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (17.14%) Python
9 2 (5.71%) Ruby
9 2 (5.71%) C#
10 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
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