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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 34 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.93% 0.33% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.29% 2.86% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 12
Average salary £60,000 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
69 35 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.38% 11.48% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 103
Average salary £41,250 £30,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £15,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Perl
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) PHP
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 8 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) UNIX
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (20.83%) SaaS
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) Advertising
7 4 (16.67%) ETL
7 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) MySQL
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) Statistics
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Android
7 4 (16.67%) MapReduce
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 3 (12.50%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Heroku
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
3 1 (4.17%) GCC
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Implementation Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Release Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) LAMP
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) STL
5 1 (4.17%) MFC
5 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Android
4 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.33%) CoreOS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) ETL
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Workflow
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) PHP
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 8 (33.33%) C++
4 8 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (12.50%) C
6 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby
8 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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