The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 70 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 31 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.93% 3.41% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.53% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 41
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% -1.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Linux Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1032 1416 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.54% 96.59% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1209 1354
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (62.50%) Python
3 32 (50.00%) Perl
3 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.19%) Scrum
5 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
6 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
7 19 (29.69%) Test Automation
8 17 (26.56%) Degree
8 17 (26.56%) DevOps
9 16 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (25.00%) Ansible
9 16 (25.00%) Puppet
9 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (25.00%) VMware
10 15 (23.44%) Windows
11 14 (21.88%) C
11 14 (21.88%) QA
11 14 (21.88%) SDLC
12 13 (20.31%) Network Management
13 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
13 10 (15.63%) Manual Testing
13 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
13 10 (15.63%) Test Strategy
13 10 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
14 9 (14.06%) Finance
14 9 (14.06%) C++
15 8 (12.50%) Open Source
16 7 (10.94%) Java
17 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) Apache
1 3 (4.69%) nginx
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) DNS
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) HTTP
3 3 (4.69%) LDAP
3 3 (4.69%) MQTT
3 3 (4.69%) SAN
3 3 (4.69%) SSL
3 3 (4.69%) WPA
3 3 (4.69%) ZigBee
4 2 (3.13%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Big Data
1 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Buildbot
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
1 3 (4.69%) Subversion
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) JSON
2 3 (4.69%) LAMP
2 3 (4.69%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (4.69%) SAML
2 3 (4.69%) XML
2 3 (4.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.25%) Biology
3 3 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) CentOS
3 3 (4.69%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
4 2 (3.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) Scrum
3 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 19 (29.69%) Test Automation
5 17 (26.56%) DevOps
6 14 (21.88%) SDLC
7 13 (20.31%) Network Management
8 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Manual Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Test Strategy
9 8 (12.50%) Open Source
10 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
11 4 (6.25%) Signal Processing
12 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
13 2 (3.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 40 (62.50%) Python
2 32 (50.00%) Perl
3 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
4 14 (21.88%) C
5 9 (14.06%) C++
6 7 (10.94%) Java
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.69%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) MCP
2 2 (3.13%) MCSE
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) NFS
2 3 (4.69%) Samba
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) Ansible
1 16 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
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