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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 32 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 19 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.44% 3.94% 3.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.15% 18.33% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 11
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
61 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.48% 21.51% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 39 53 55
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £26,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £49,502
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 2 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (58.82%) UNIX
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
4 14 (41.18%) Solaris
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle
5 12 (35.29%) Java
6 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
6 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 8 (23.53%) Android
8 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
9 7 (20.59%) C
9 7 (20.59%) C++
10 6 (17.65%) STL
10 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (17.65%) SLA
10 6 (17.65%) OO
10 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
10 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
10 6 (17.65%) TDD
10 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
10 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
10 6 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
10 6 (17.65%) Network Architecture

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) LDAP
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Calabash
2 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.94%) JMeter
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
3 6 (17.65%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) C Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Integration Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Hadoop Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.94%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) STL
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) MFC
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) UNIX
2 14 (41.18%) Solaris
3 8 (23.53%) Android
4 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
5 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 3 (8.82%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) Debian
8 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
3 6 (17.65%) OO
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 7 (20.59%) C
3 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
3 7 (20.59%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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