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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 75 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 32 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.69% 1.41% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.44% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 27
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1140 1456 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.80% 97.65% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 933 1121 1267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 62 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (53.23%) Python
3 32 (51.61%) Perl
4 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (43.55%) Bash Shell
6 23 (37.10%) Degree
7 22 (35.48%) Computer Science
7 22 (35.48%) Windows
8 20 (32.26%) QA
9 19 (30.65%) Test Automation
10 18 (29.03%) Scrum
11 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 14 (22.58%) Java
12 13 (20.97%) VMware
12 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (19.35%) SQL
13 12 (19.35%) MySQL
14 11 (17.74%) Nagios
15 10 (16.13%) Puppet
16 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
16 9 (14.52%) Visualisation
16 9 (14.52%) Manual Testing
16 9 (14.52%) Test Scripting
16 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
16 9 (14.52%) C
16 9 (14.52%) Data Visualisation
16 9 (14.52%) Test Strategy
16 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (14.52%) DevOps
17 8 (12.90%) Ansible

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 2 (3.23%) Apache
1 2 (3.23%) IIS
1 2 (3.23%) nginx
2 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) LAN
1 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.06%) WAN
2 4 (6.45%) DNS
2 4 (6.45%) Firewall
3 3 (4.84%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (1.61%) DHCP
5 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) SSL
5 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.61%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) Big Data
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Buildbot
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) JSON
3 1 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.61%) SAML
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Unix
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.61%) CentOS
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) Test Automation
3 18 (29.03%) Scrum
4 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (14.52%) DevOps
5 9 (14.52%) Manual Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Test Scripting
5 9 (14.52%) Test Strategy
5 9 (14.52%) Visualisation
6 8 (12.90%) Exploratory Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Network Management
7 7 (11.29%) SDLC
8 6 (9.68%) ITIL
9 5 (8.06%) Signal Processing
10 4 (6.45%) Bioinformatics
10 4 (6.45%) Biology
11 3 (4.84%) Open Source
11 3 (4.84%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) Python
2 32 (51.61%) Perl
3 27 (43.55%) Bash Shell
4 14 (22.58%) Java
5 12 (19.35%) SQL
6 9 (14.52%) C
6 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) MCSE
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) MCP
3 2 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PhD
4 1 (1.61%) LPIC
4 1 (1.61%) MCSA
4 1 (1.61%) RHCE
4 1 (1.61%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) NFS
4 1 (1.61%) Firmware
4 1 (1.61%) GFS2
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) KVM
4 1 (1.61%) Samba
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Nagios
2 10 (16.13%) Puppet
3 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (12.90%) Ansible
5 1 (1.61%) Packer
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) VMware
2 5 (8.06%) Cisco
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Sun
3 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
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