The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 293 304 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.90% 20.50% 18.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.74% 60.32% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 239 272 291
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
439 504 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.81% 33.99% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 374 438 495
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cambridge

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Linux.

1 237 (41.36%) Windows
2 209 (36.47%) Degree
3 172 (30.02%) Java
4 146 (25.48%) Python
5 145 (25.31%) Software Engineering
6 144 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
7 143 (24.96%) C++
8 129 (22.51%) SQL
9 120 (20.94%) Computer Science
10 116 (20.24%) Unix
11 88 (15.36%) Perl
12 83 (14.49%) Firewall
13 82 (14.31%) Git (software)
14 75 (13.09%) C
15 72 (12.57%) Oracle
16 67 (11.69%) Windows Server
17 64 (11.17%) HTML
18 62 (10.82%) Finance
18 62 (10.82%) Multithreading
19 60 (10.47%) CSS
20 58 (10.12%) XML
20 58 (10.12%) JavaScript
21 57 (9.95%) Apache
22 55 (9.60%) MySQL
22 55 (9.60%) Mathematics
23 53 (9.25%) VMware
24 50 (8.73%) Scrum
24 50 (8.73%) Internet
25 48 (8.38%) DNS
25 48 (8.38%) OO

Linux
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 57 (9.95%) Apache
2 31 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 19 (3.32%) WebLogic
4 17 (2.97%) IIS
5 14 (2.44%) Node.js
6 5 (0.87%) Confluence
6 5 (0.87%) JBoss
7 4 (0.70%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.52%) nginx
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.17%) uWSGI
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.58%) SaaS
3 7 (1.22%) GitHub
4 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.87%) Office 365
6 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.49%) Firewall
2 50 (8.73%) Internet
3 48 (8.38%) DNS
4 43 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 34 (5.93%) HTTP
6 25 (4.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 21 (3.66%) Network Security
8 20 (3.49%) SAN
9 18 (3.14%) VoIP
10 17 (2.97%) DHCP
11 9 (1.57%) LAN
11 9 (1.57%) VPN
11 9 (1.57%) WAN
11 9 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (1.40%) LTE
13 7 (1.22%) Value-Added Service
13 7 (1.22%) VoLTE
14 6 (1.05%) Ethernet
14 6 (1.05%) SNMP
14 6 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.60%) MySQL
2 20 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.32%) Big Data
4 11 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (1.92%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.57%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.57%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.22%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.87%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.52%) Text Mining
10 2 (0.35%) DB2
10 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 82 (14.31%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.68%) JIRA
3 21 (3.66%) Eclipse
4 20 (3.49%) IntelliJ
5 18 (3.14%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.14%) Selenium
6 8 (1.40%) Grunt
6 8 (1.40%) Subversion
7 7 (1.22%) Bower
7 7 (1.22%) gulp
7 7 (1.22%) Maven
8 4 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.52%) CMake
9 3 (0.52%) Gradle
9 3 (0.52%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.52%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.17%) git-flow
10 1 (0.17%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.17%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.17%) Xdebug
General
1 62 (10.82%) Finance
2 27 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.36%) Legal
4 23 (4.01%) Automotive
5 12 (2.09%) Electronics
6 10 (1.75%) Marketing
7 9 (1.57%) Banking
8 8 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.40%) Retail
9 7 (1.22%) Games
10 5 (0.87%) Advertising
10 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.70%) Billing
12 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 152 (26.53%) Developer
2 82 (14.31%) Software Engineer
3 59 (10.30%) Linux Engineer
4 52 (9.08%) Linux Developer
5 47 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
6 42 (7.33%) Administrator
7 41 (7.16%) Java Engineer
8 40 (6.98%) Graduate
9 36 (6.28%) Python Developer
10 35 (6.11%) Systems Administrator
11 34 (5.93%) C++ Developer
12 33 (5.76%) Architect
12 33 (5.76%) Java Developer
12 33 (5.76%) Senior Developer
12 33 (5.76%) Support Engineer
13 29 (5.06%) C++ Software Engineer
13 29 (5.06%) Network Engineer
14 27 (4.71%) Information Security Specialist
14 27 (4.71%) Information Specialist
14 27 (4.71%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (11.17%) HTML
2 60 (10.47%) CSS
3 58 (10.12%) XML
4 32 (5.58%) Spring
5 30 (5.24%) J2EE
6 27 (4.71%) SOAP
7 25 (4.36%) jQuery
7 25 (4.36%) REST
8 24 (4.19%) AngularJS
9 23 (4.01%) LAMP
10 22 (3.84%) .NET
10 22 (3.84%) JSON
11 20 (3.49%) HTML5
11 20 (3.49%) Middleware
11 20 (3.49%) Web Services
12 19 (3.32%) J2SE
13 14 (2.44%) ASP.NET
13 14 (2.44%) POSIX
14 13 (2.27%) Hibernate
15 10 (1.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 120 (20.94%) Computer Science
2 55 (9.60%) Mathematics
3 38 (6.63%) Algorithms
4 34 (5.93%) Physics
5 28 (4.89%) Data Centre
6 25 (4.36%) Fintech
7 24 (4.19%) Clustering
8 23 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (4.01%) PKI
9 17 (2.97%) Life Science
10 16 (2.79%) Biology
11 15 (2.62%) Smart Meter
12 13 (2.27%) Cryptography
13 11 (1.92%) Replication
14 8 (1.40%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.22%) Data Integration
15 7 (1.22%) Device Driver
15 7 (1.22%) Informatics
15 7 (1.22%) Visualisation
16 6 (1.05%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 237 (41.36%) Windows
2 116 (20.24%) Unix
3 67 (11.69%) Windows Server
4 27 (4.71%) Solaris
5 21 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
6 20 (3.49%) Android
7 17 (2.97%) CentOS
8 16 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.27%) Mac OS X
10 11 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (1.75%) Windows CE
12 9 (1.57%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (1.22%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.87%) HPUX
16 5 (0.87%) VMS
16 5 (0.87%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.70%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (25.31%) Software Engineering
2 144 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (10.82%) Multithreading
4 50 (8.73%) Scrum
5 48 (8.38%) OO
6 47 (8.20%) TDD
7 45 (7.85%) DevOps
8 38 (6.63%) Load Balancing
9 35 (6.11%) ITIL
10 32 (5.58%) Web Development
11 31 (5.41%) Information Security
11 31 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 30 (5.24%) Bioinformatics
12 30 (5.24%) Penetration Testing
13 29 (5.06%) Open Source
14 28 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (4.71%) E-Commerce
16 26 (4.54%) Data Protection
16 26 (4.54%) SDLC
17 25 (4.36%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 172 (30.02%) Java
2 146 (25.48%) Python
3 143 (24.96%) C++
4 129 (22.51%) SQL
5 88 (15.36%) Perl
6 75 (13.09%) C
7 58 (10.12%) JavaScript
8 46 (8.03%) Bash Shell
9 34 (5.93%) PHP
10 24 (4.19%) C#
11 19 (3.32%) Embedded C
12 14 (2.44%) Erlang
12 14 (2.44%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.44%) Scala
13 8 (1.40%) Embedded C++
14 7 (1.22%) Ruby
14 7 (1.22%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.70%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 209 (36.47%) Degree
2 20 (3.49%) CCNP
2 20 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (3.14%) PhD
4 6 (1.05%) Postgraduate
5 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.87%) RHCE
6 4 (0.70%) CCNA
6 4 (0.70%) LPIC
6 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.35%) MCP
8 2 (0.35%) MCSE
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CCIE
9 1 (0.17%) CCSA
9 1 (0.17%) CCSE
9 1 (0.17%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (4.54%) QA
3 12 (2.09%) HIPAA
4 4 (0.70%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (7.85%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.63%) Xen
3 36 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.09%) Firmware
5 10 (1.75%) Docker
6 9 (1.57%) KVM
7 8 (1.40%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.87%) iptables
8 5 (0.87%) pfSense
8 5 (0.87%) Postfix
9 4 (0.70%) LXC
9 4 (0.70%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.35%) Corosync
11 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.35%) Shibboleth
11 2 (0.35%) vSphere
12 1 (0.17%) Samba
12 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (5.06%) Puppet
2 26 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.75%) Ansible
4 6 (1.05%) Nagios
5 5 (0.87%) Cacti
5 5 (0.87%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.87%) RANCID
5 5 (0.87%) SmokePing
6 4 (0.70%) CFEngine
6 4 (0.70%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.70%) SCCM
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.35%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (12.57%) Oracle
2 53 (9.25%) VMware
3 28 (4.89%) Sun
4 27 (4.71%) Cisco
4 27 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 20 (3.49%) F5
5 20 (3.49%) WorldPay
6 19 (3.32%) Red Hat
7 17 (2.97%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.75%) QNX
9 8 (1.40%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.22%) Perforce
11 6 (1.05%) Juniper
11 6 (1.05%) Splunk
12 5 (0.87%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.70%) Google
13 4 (0.70%) SAP
13 4 (0.70%) Sybase
14 3 (0.52%) Citrix
14 3 (0.52%) HP
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