The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Linux Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 107 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 3 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.74% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.75% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 18
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
Linux Support 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
1291 1458 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.49% 98.31% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1231 1502
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Linux Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 9 (69.23%) Xen
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
2 9 (69.23%) KVM
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (30.77%) iptables
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (30.77%) HAProxy
5 4 (30.77%) Postfix
5 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) LAMP
5 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Replication
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) LPIC
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL

Linux Support 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 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) LTE
2 3 (23.08%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (23.08%) VLAN
2 3 (23.08%) VoLTE
2 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
1 4 (30.77%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
1 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) LPIC
1 4 (30.77%) RHCE
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) KVM
1 9 (69.23%) Xen
2 4 (30.77%) iptables
2 4 (30.77%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HAProxy
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com