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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 69 50 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 33 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.82% 4.33% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 4.49% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 38
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +7.59%
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
1132 1403 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.67% 96.49% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1248 1332
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (63.29%) Python
3 40 (50.63%) Perl
4 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (36.71%) Bash Shell
6 23 (29.11%) Scrum
6 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
7 21 (26.58%) Open Source
8 20 (25.32%) DevOps
9 19 (24.05%) C
10 17 (21.52%) Puppet
10 17 (21.52%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (20.25%) Ansible
11 16 (20.25%) VMware
11 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (18.99%) Degree
13 14 (17.72%) SDLC
14 13 (16.46%) Network Management
14 13 (16.46%) QA
15 12 (15.19%) C++
16 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
17 10 (12.66%) Java
17 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
18 9 (11.39%) Manual Testing
18 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
19 8 (10.13%) Embedded C
19 8 (10.13%) Windows
19 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
20 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
21 6 (7.59%) Exploratory Testing

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 4 (5.06%) Apache
1 4 (5.06%) nginx
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) GitHub
4 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.59%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (6.33%) VLAN
4 4 (5.06%) HTTP
4 4 (5.06%) LTE
4 4 (5.06%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (5.06%) VoLTE
4 4 (5.06%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.80%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.80%) Firewall
5 3 (3.80%) LDAP
5 3 (3.80%) MQTT
5 3 (3.80%) SAN
5 3 (3.80%) SSL
5 3 (3.80%) WPA
5 3 (3.80%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.27%) DNS
6 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.27%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) Big Data
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.06%) Subversion
2 3 (3.80%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) LAMP
1 4 (5.06%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (5.06%) Web Services
2 3 (3.80%) Buildbot
2 3 (3.80%) HEVC
2 3 (3.80%) JSON
2 3 (3.80%) SAML
2 3 (3.80%) XML
2 3 (3.80%) XMPP
3 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.80%) CCTV
3 3 (3.80%) Device Driver
3 3 (3.80%) Physics
3 3 (3.80%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.80%) STB
4 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.53%) Biology
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) CentOS
4 4 (5.06%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Debian
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) Scrum
2 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
3 21 (26.58%) Open Source
4 20 (25.32%) DevOps
5 14 (17.72%) SDLC
6 13 (16.46%) Network Management
7 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
8 9 (11.39%) Manual Testing
9 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.59%) Exploratory Testing
10 6 (7.59%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.06%) Virtual Environments
12 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.80%) Image Processing
12 3 (3.80%) Regression Testing
12 3 (3.80%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) Python
2 40 (50.63%) Perl
3 29 (36.71%) Bash Shell
4 19 (24.05%) C
5 12 (15.19%) C++
6 10 (12.66%) Java
7 8 (10.13%) Embedded C
8 6 (7.59%) Embedded C++
8 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.59%) Ruby
9 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.80%) SQL
11 1 (1.27%) C#
11 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) PhD
3 1 (1.27%) MCP
3 1 (1.27%) MCSE
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Firmware
3 3 (3.80%) NFS
3 3 (3.80%) Samba
4 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) Docker
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) iptables
4 1 (1.27%) Postfix
4 1 (1.27%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (21.52%) Puppet
2 16 (20.25%) Ansible
3 3 (3.80%) Nagios
3 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) VMware
2 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) Wall Street Systems
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