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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 276 275 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.75% 18.87% 19.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.87% 64.71% 58.40%
Number of salaries quoted 209 238 287
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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
419 425 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.06% 29.17% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 340 369 494
Median salary £43,900 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 218 (39.78%) Java
2 184 (33.58%) Python
3 179 (32.66%) Degree
4 168 (30.66%) C++
5 151 (27.55%) Windows
6 141 (25.73%) Software Engineering
7 140 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (25.55%) Computer Science
8 118 (21.53%) Unix
9 106 (19.34%) C
10 98 (17.88%) SQL
11 92 (16.79%) Finance
12 87 (15.88%) Perl
13 75 (13.69%) C#
14 73 (13.32%) Bash Shell
15 72 (13.14%) Mathematics
16 71 (12.96%) Oracle
17 70 (12.77%) OO
18 65 (11.86%) PHP
19 64 (11.68%) Firewall
19 64 (11.68%) Multithreading
20 62 (11.31%) MySQL
21 60 (10.95%) Scrum
22 59 (10.77%) VMware
23 58 (10.58%) Git (software)
24 56 (10.22%) .NET
25 55 (10.04%) JavaScript
26 54 (9.85%) Apache
26 54 (9.85%) TCP/IP
27 51 (9.31%) DevOps

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 54 (9.85%) Apache
2 36 (6.57%) Tomcat
3 30 (5.47%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.37%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.82%) IIS
5 10 (1.82%) nginx
6 8 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.28%) WordPress
8 5 (0.91%) Confluence
8 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.91%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.73%) JBoss
9 4 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.36%) Drupal
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.18%) Jetty
11 1 (0.18%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.18%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Magento
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (2.74%) SaaS
4 10 (1.82%) GitHub
4 10 (1.82%) Office 365
5 6 (1.09%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.18%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.18%) Heroku
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (11.68%) Firewall
2 54 (9.85%) TCP/IP
3 47 (8.58%) Internet
4 35 (6.39%) DNS
5 29 (5.29%) HTTP
6 22 (4.01%) SAN
7 18 (3.28%) Network Security
8 17 (3.10%) DHCP
9 15 (2.74%) Ethernet
9 15 (2.74%) LAN
10 14 (2.55%) LDAP
10 14 (2.55%) SSL
10 14 (2.55%) Wireless
11 11 (2.01%) VPN
11 11 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (1.64%) VLAN
13 8 (1.46%) LTE
14 7 (1.28%) Value-Added Service
14 7 (1.28%) VoLTE
15 6 (1.09%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (11.31%) MySQL
2 27 (4.93%) Big Data
3 19 (3.47%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (1.82%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.91%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.73%) DB2
8 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.36%) Redis
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.36%) SQLite
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.18%) MaxDB
10 1 (0.18%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 58 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 32 (5.84%) JIRA
3 21 (3.83%) Subversion
4 16 (2.92%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.19%) Eclipse
5 12 (2.19%) IntelliJ
6 9 (1.64%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.28%) Maven
8 6 (1.09%) Selenium
9 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.55%) CMake
10 3 (0.55%) GCC
10 3 (0.55%) git-flow
10 3 (0.55%) Gradle
10 3 (0.55%) JMeter
11 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.36%) JUnit
11 2 (0.36%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.36%) NUnit
11 2 (0.36%) YouTrack
General
1 92 (16.79%) Finance
2 28 (5.11%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.83%) Automotive
4 7 (1.28%) Electronics
5 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.09%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.91%) Games
7 4 (0.73%) Legal
7 4 (0.73%) Marketing
8 3 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.55%) Billing
8 3 (0.55%) Retail
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (28.65%) Developer
2 92 (16.79%) Software Engineer
3 78 (14.23%) Linux Engineer
4 73 (13.32%) Graduate
5 55 (10.04%) Software Developer
6 54 (9.85%) C++ Developer
7 36 (6.57%) Architect
8 34 (6.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 34 (6.20%) Embedded Engineer
9 33 (6.02%) Java Engineer
10 32 (5.84%) Support Engineer
11 31 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
12 30 (5.47%) Administrator
12 30 (5.47%) Java Developer
13 29 (5.29%) Systems Engineer
14 28 (5.11%) Linux Developer
15 27 (4.93%) Graduate Developer
16 25 (4.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 24 (4.38%) PHP Developer
18 23 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.22%) .NET
2 45 (8.21%) HTML
3 42 (7.66%) Web Services
4 40 (7.30%) XML
5 33 (6.02%) J2EE
6 30 (5.47%) CSS
6 30 (5.47%) Spring
7 27 (4.93%) ASP.NET
7 27 (4.93%) J2SE
8 23 (4.20%) jQuery
9 21 (3.83%) LAMP
9 21 (3.83%) REST
10 19 (3.47%) HTML5
11 17 (3.10%) Django
11 17 (3.10%) SOAP
12 16 (2.92%) JSON
13 15 (2.74%) POSIX
14 14 (2.55%) Hibernate
15 13 (2.37%) RESTful
15 13 (2.37%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 140 (25.55%) Computer Science
2 72 (13.14%) Mathematics
3 49 (8.94%) Physics
4 40 (7.30%) Algorithms
5 39 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (4.93%) Clustering
7 16 (2.92%) Biology
7 16 (2.92%) Fintech
8 12 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 11 (2.01%) Device Driver
9 11 (2.01%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (1.82%) Cryptography
10 10 (1.82%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.82%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.64%) User Experience
12 8 (1.46%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.46%) Home Automation
13 7 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 151 (27.55%) Windows
2 118 (21.53%) Unix
3 36 (6.57%) Windows Server
4 35 (6.39%) Solaris
5 28 (5.11%) Oracle Linux
6 24 (4.38%) CentOS
7 20 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (2.92%) Embedded Linux
9 15 (2.74%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (1.82%) Debian
12 8 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.09%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.91%) HPUX
15 4 (0.73%) AIX
15 4 (0.73%) Android
16 3 (0.55%) VMS
16 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.36%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (25.73%) Software Engineering
2 140 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (12.77%) OO
4 64 (11.68%) Multithreading
5 60 (10.95%) Scrum
6 51 (9.31%) DevOps
7 47 (8.58%) Open Source
8 44 (8.03%) SDLC
9 36 (6.57%) Load Balancing
10 27 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (4.93%) TDD
11 26 (4.74%) OWASP
11 26 (4.74%) UML
12 25 (4.56%) Mentoring
12 25 (4.56%) OOA/OOD
12 25 (4.56%) Performance Analysis
13 24 (4.38%) MVC
14 22 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (4.01%) OOP
15 21 (3.83%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 218 (39.78%) Java
2 184 (33.58%) Python
3 168 (30.66%) C++
4 106 (19.34%) C
5 98 (17.88%) SQL
6 87 (15.88%) Perl
7 75 (13.69%) C#
8 73 (13.32%) Bash Shell
9 65 (11.86%) PHP
10 55 (10.04%) JavaScript
11 25 (4.56%) Ruby
12 19 (3.47%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.74%) Embedded C++
14 12 (2.19%) Embedded C
15 11 (2.01%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.64%) Erlang
16 9 (1.64%) Scala
17 7 (1.28%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.55%) Groovy
18 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 179 (32.66%) Degree
2 30 (5.47%) PhD
3 10 (1.82%) Postgraduate
4 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.36%) CCNP
5 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.18%) MCP
6 1 (0.18%) MCSE
6 1 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.74%) QA
2 10 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.09%) HIPAA
3 6 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (6.20%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.92%) vSphere
4 14 (2.55%) Docker
5 13 (2.37%) Firmware
6 11 (2.01%) NFS
7 9 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.64%) Samba
8 6 (1.09%) Kamailio
8 6 (1.09%) OpenSIPS
8 6 (1.09%) Shibboleth
9 5 (0.91%) KVM
10 4 (0.73%) Postfix
10 4 (0.73%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.73%) XenApp
10 4 (0.73%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.55%) Corosync
11 3 (0.55%) QEMU
11 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.36%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 39 (7.12%) Puppet
2 30 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (4.38%) Ansible
4 13 (2.37%) Nagios
5 8 (1.46%) Kibana
5 8 (1.46%) logstash
6 6 (1.09%) Grafana
6 6 (1.09%) Graphite
7 5 (0.91%) Ganglia
7 5 (0.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (0.55%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.55%) Pacemaker
9 2 (0.36%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.18%) Consul
10 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.18%) rkt
Vendors
1 71 (12.96%) Oracle
2 59 (10.77%) VMware
3 38 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 30 (5.47%) Sun
5 19 (3.47%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.19%) Atlassian
7 11 (2.01%) Cisco
8 8 (1.46%) HP
8 8 (1.46%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.28%) Zend
10 6 (1.09%) Veeam
11 5 (0.91%) EMC
11 5 (0.91%) Splunk
12 4 (0.73%) Citrix
12 4 (0.73%) F5
12 4 (0.73%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.73%) Wall Street Systems
13 3 (0.55%) Dell
13 3 (0.55%) Perforce
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