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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 34 35 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.19% 4.52% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 20.55% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 73 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 22.34% 21.99% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 61 90
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 16 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (45.83%) C
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Mac OS X
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) C++
3 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 9 (37.50%) Qt
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 8 (33.33%) QA
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (25.00%) STL
6 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
9 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (12.50%) Operations Management
9 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 3 (12.50%) Retail
9 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (12.50%) Migration
9 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.50%) HP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) UPnP
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Operations Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) C Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Qt
2 6 (25.00%) STL
2 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) XHTML
3 2 (8.33%) LAMP
3 2 (8.33%) Symfony
3 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
3 2 (8.33%) Ajax
3 2 (8.33%) GTK+
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) Laravel
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Mac OS X
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) OOP
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) Android Development
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C
2 9 (37.50%) C++
2 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 3 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (12.50%) NetApp
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Zend
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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