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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 69 56 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 35 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.99% 3.72% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 3.84% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 36
Median salary £50,000 £44,450 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.48% +4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £37,470 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £53,600 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1143 1355 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.61% 96.85% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1141 1383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (57.58%) Python
3 31 (46.97%) Perl
4 24 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 20 (30.30%) Open Source
6 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
8 15 (22.73%) Degree
8 15 (22.73%) C
9 13 (19.70%) Scrum
10 12 (18.18%) Java
10 12 (18.18%) DevOps
11 10 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (15.15%) C++
12 9 (13.64%) Windows
12 9 (13.64%) Puppet
12 9 (13.64%) SDLC
13 8 (12.12%) Ansible
13 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (12.12%) Network Management
13 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (12.12%) Embedded C
13 8 (12.12%) VMware
14 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
15 6 (9.09%) Embedded C++
15 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
15 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
15 6 (9.09%) SQL
16 5 (7.58%) Manual 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 3 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Ethernet
1 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
1 5 (7.58%) VLAN
2 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 4 (6.06%) LTE
2 4 (6.06%) Value-Added Service
2 4 (6.06%) VoLTE
2 4 (6.06%) Wireshark
3 3 (4.55%) MQTT
3 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.55%) ZigBee
4 2 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.52%) SSL
5 1 (1.52%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) HEVC
1 3 (4.55%) XMPP
2 2 (3.03%) LAMP
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) J2EE
3 1 (1.52%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.52%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.52%) Middleware
3 1 (1.52%) OpenCL
3 1 (1.52%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.52%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.55%) CCTV
3 3 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.55%) Physics
3 3 (4.55%) STB
4 2 (3.03%) CAN bus
4 2 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.52%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) CentOS
3 4 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (1.52%) Debian
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Open Source
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 13 (19.70%) Scrum
5 12 (18.18%) DevOps
6 9 (13.64%) SDLC
7 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.12%) Network Management
8 5 (7.58%) Manual Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (4.55%) Automation Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Code Optimisation
10 3 (4.55%) Image Processing
10 3 (4.55%) Low Latency
10 3 (4.55%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.03%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.03%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) Python
2 31 (46.97%) Perl
3 24 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 15 (22.73%) C
5 12 (18.18%) Java
6 10 (15.15%) C++
7 8 (12.12%) Embedded C
8 6 (9.09%) Embedded C++
8 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.09%) SQL
9 5 (7.58%) Ruby
10 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.52%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) Fortran
11 1 (1.52%) PHP
11 1 (1.52%) Tcl
11 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) PhD
3 1 (1.52%) LPIC
3 1 (1.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.58%) Firmware
3 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) iptables
3 2 (3.03%) KVM
3 2 (3.03%) Postfix
3 2 (3.03%) Xen
4 1 (1.52%) Docker
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.64%) Puppet
3 8 (12.12%) Ansible
4 3 (4.55%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) VMware
2 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Sun
4 1 (1.52%) Sybase
4 1 (1.52%) Wall Street Systems
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