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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.51% 5.90% 5.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.67% 29.51% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 18
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,360 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
60 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.75% 20.00% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52 54 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,360
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 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 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 22 (59.46%) UNIX
3 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 12 (32.43%) C++
4 12 (32.43%) Solaris
4 12 (32.43%) Oracle
5 10 (27.03%) Perl
6 9 (24.32%) VMware
7 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.62%) Android
7 8 (21.62%) PHP
8 7 (18.92%) C
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
9 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
9 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
9 6 (16.22%) Mac OS X
9 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
9 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
9 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.22%) STL
9 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.22%) OO
9 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 5 (13.51%) SLA
10 5 (13.51%) Python
10 5 (13.51%) Advertising

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) LDAP
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) SQLite
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Calabash
2 1 (2.70%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.70%) JMeter
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Advertising
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Administrator
2 6 (16.22%) C++ Developer
3 5 (13.51%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) C Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) STL
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) MFC
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Statistics
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) UNIX
2 12 (32.43%) Solaris
3 8 (21.62%) Android
4 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
5 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 6 (16.22%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.11%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) Debian
7 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) OO
2 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
2 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
3 4 (10.81%) MapReduce
3 4 (10.81%) Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (10.81%) ETL
3 4 (10.81%) Workflow
3 4 (10.81%) Scrum
4 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) TDD
5 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) C++
4 10 (27.03%) Perl
5 8 (21.62%) PHP
6 7 (18.92%) C
7 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
8 5 (13.51%) Python
9 2 (5.41%) C#
10 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) MCSA
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Xamarin
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