The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 33 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.96% 5.08% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.51% 18.95% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 2
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,000 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,360 £45,000 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 95 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.20% 26.84% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 54 80 67
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,950 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,360 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Cambridgeshire

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 28 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 9 (45.00%) C++
2 9 (45.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (45.00%) Qt
2 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (40.00%) QA
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) STL
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.00%) Internet
8 2 (10.00%) Retail
8 2 (10.00%) MySQL
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) PHP
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 1 (5.00%) .NET
9 1 (5.00%) C#
9 1 (5.00%) HTML
9 1 (5.00%) Java
9 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) UPnP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Operations Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) C Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Qt
2 6 (30.00%) STL
2 6 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) XHTML
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Symfony
3 1 (5.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Android Development
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C++
1 9 (45.00%) C
1 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CISSP
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Zend
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Greywood Associates Limited
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