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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 108 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 4 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 1.22% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.24% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 22
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
Linux Support
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
1316 1449 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.34% 98.30% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1218 1534
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Cambridge

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Linux Support 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 in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
2 10 (58.82%) Perl
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 9 (52.94%) CentOS
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Xen
3 9 (52.94%) KVM
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) MySQL
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (23.53%) iptables
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
6 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (23.53%) HAProxy
6 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (23.53%) Replication
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
6 4 (23.53%) LPIC
6 4 (23.53%) LAMP
6 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Postfix
6 4 (23.53%) Windows

Linux Support 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 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) LTE
2 3 (17.65%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (17.65%) VLAN
2 3 (17.65%) VoLTE
2 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) LAMP
1 4 (23.53%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) CentOS
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
1 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
1 10 (58.82%) Perl
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) LPIC
1 4 (23.53%) RHCE
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) KVM
1 9 (52.94%) Xen
2 4 (23.53%) iptables
2 4 (23.53%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HAProxy
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com