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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 270 282 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.05% 19.00% 19.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.75% 62.67% 57.52%
Number of salaries quoted 208 218 283
Median salary £43,750 £43,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.57% -1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,990 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
417 450 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.68% 30.32% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 346 368 497
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 225 (41.13%) Python
2 216 (39.49%) Java
3 201 (36.75%) Windows
4 198 (36.20%) Degree
5 160 (29.25%) C++
6 153 (27.97%) Software Engineering
7 140 (25.59%) Computer Science
8 128 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
9 124 (22.67%) Unix
10 104 (19.01%) Perl
11 103 (18.83%) C
12 87 (15.90%) SQL
13 80 (14.63%) C#
14 79 (14.44%) Firewall
15 77 (14.08%) Finance
16 73 (13.35%) Bash Shell
17 70 (12.80%) Mathematics
18 69 (12.61%) Scrum
19 66 (12.07%) JavaScript
20 64 (11.70%) MySQL
21 63 (11.52%) .NET
21 63 (11.52%) VMware
22 54 (9.87%) Apache
23 53 (9.69%) HTML
23 53 (9.69%) Physics
24 51 (9.32%) SDLC
25 50 (9.14%) PHP
25 50 (9.14%) Oracle
25 50 (9.14%) Web Services
25 50 (9.14%) XML

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 (9.87%) Apache
2 33 (6.03%) Tomcat
2 33 (6.03%) WebLogic
3 28 (5.12%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.19%) JBoss
5 11 (2.01%) IIS
6 10 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.83%) nginx
7 9 (1.65%) WordPress
8 8 (1.46%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.10%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.91%) Jetty
10 5 (0.91%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.73%) Drupal
12 3 (0.55%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.55%) Confluence
13 2 (0.37%) CMS
13 2 (0.37%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.18%) Site Server
Applications
1 22 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.84%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.19%) Office 365
5 10 (1.83%) SaaS
6 6 (1.10%) GitHub
6 6 (1.10%) PaaS
7 3 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.18%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) Heroku
9 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (14.44%) Firewall
2 50 (9.14%) TCP/IP
3 45 (8.23%) DNS
4 34 (6.22%) HTTP
4 34 (6.22%) Internet
5 26 (4.75%) DHCP
5 26 (4.75%) Wireless
6 24 (4.39%) SAN
7 22 (4.02%) Network Security
8 19 (3.47%) LAN
8 19 (3.47%) LDAP
9 18 (3.29%) VPN
9 18 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (3.11%) SSL
11 9 (1.65%) Bluetooth
12 7 (1.28%) 802.11
12 7 (1.28%) RTP
12 7 (1.28%) VLAN
13 6 (1.10%) RTSP
13 6 (1.10%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.70%) MySQL
2 35 (6.40%) Big Data
3 19 (3.47%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 9 (1.65%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.91%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.55%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.37%) SQLite
10 2 (0.37%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.18%) DB2
11 1 (0.18%) MaxDB
11 1 (0.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 45 (8.23%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.39%) JIRA
3 23 (4.20%) Subversion
4 15 (2.74%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.28%) Buildbot
5 7 (1.28%) Selenium
6 4 (0.73%) HP UFT
6 4 (0.73%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.55%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.55%) GCC
7 3 (0.55%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.55%) JMeter
7 3 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.37%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.37%) Maven
8 2 (0.37%) Mocha
8 2 (0.37%) NUnit
8 2 (0.37%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.37%) YouTrack
General
1 77 (14.08%) Finance
2 17 (3.11%) Automotive
3 13 (2.38%) Electronics
4 12 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.46%) Games
6 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
7 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.73%) French Language
8 4 (0.73%) German Language
8 4 (0.73%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.73%) Japanese Language
8 4 (0.73%) Legal
9 3 (0.55%) Marketing
10 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 143 (26.14%) Developer
2 104 (19.01%) Software Engineer
3 88 (16.09%) Graduate
4 64 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
5 60 (10.97%) Software Developer
6 41 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 40 (7.31%) C++ Developer
8 37 (6.76%) Embedded Engineer
9 33 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
9 33 (6.03%) Graduate Developer
9 33 (6.03%) Support Engineer
10 31 (5.67%) Java Engineer
11 30 (5.48%) Test Engineer
12 29 (5.30%) Graduate Software Developer
12 29 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (5.12%) Architect
13 28 (5.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 25 (4.57%) Administrator
14 25 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
14 25 (4.57%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (11.52%) .NET
2 53 (9.69%) HTML
3 50 (9.14%) Web Services
3 50 (9.14%) XML
4 37 (6.76%) J2EE
5 32 (5.85%) REST
5 32 (5.85%) Spring
6 30 (5.48%) HTML5
7 28 (5.12%) ASP.NET
8 27 (4.94%) CSS
9 25 (4.57%) LAMP
10 24 (4.39%) Hibernate
10 24 (4.39%) J2SE
10 24 (4.39%) jQuery
11 23 (4.20%) JSON
12 21 (3.84%) JSP
12 21 (3.84%) RESTful
13 19 (3.47%) Django
13 19 (3.47%) SOAP
14 18 (3.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 140 (25.59%) Computer Science
2 70 (12.80%) Mathematics
3 53 (9.69%) Physics
4 40 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (7.13%) Algorithms
6 25 (4.57%) Visualisation
7 22 (4.02%) User Experience
8 21 (3.84%) Biology
9 20 (3.66%) Clustering
10 14 (2.56%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (1.83%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.65%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.65%) Life Science
12 9 (1.65%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.10%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.10%) Fintech
14 6 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.10%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 201 (36.75%) Windows
2 124 (22.67%) Unix
3 49 (8.96%) Windows Server
4 22 (4.02%) Solaris
5 21 (3.84%) Android
5 21 (3.84%) Oracle Linux
6 19 (3.47%) CentOS
7 18 (3.29%) Ubuntu
8 16 (2.93%) Embedded Linux
9 13 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (2.19%) Windows CE
10 12 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (1.65%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.91%) Debian
14 5 (0.91%) Fedora
15 3 (0.55%) VMS
15 3 (0.55%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (27.97%) Software Engineering
2 128 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (12.61%) Scrum
4 51 (9.32%) SDLC
5 49 (8.96%) DevOps
6 46 (8.41%) OO
7 44 (8.04%) Multithreading
8 35 (6.40%) Open Source
9 33 (6.03%) Test Automation
10 29 (5.30%) Load Balancing
11 24 (4.39%) Analytics
11 24 (4.39%) Mentoring
11 24 (4.39%) MVC
12 23 (4.20%) UML
13 22 (4.02%) Bioinformatics
14 21 (3.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (3.66%) OWASP
15 20 (3.66%) Performance Analysis
16 19 (3.47%) Multithreaded Programming
16 19 (3.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 225 (41.13%) Python
2 216 (39.49%) Java
3 160 (29.25%) C++
4 104 (19.01%) Perl
5 103 (18.83%) C
6 87 (15.90%) SQL
7 80 (14.63%) C#
8 73 (13.35%) Bash Shell
9 66 (12.07%) JavaScript
10 50 (9.14%) PHP
11 33 (6.03%) Ruby
12 23 (4.20%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.19%) Embedded C++
14 9 (1.65%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.46%) Erlang
15 8 (1.46%) Lua
15 8 (1.46%) Scala
16 7 (1.28%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.73%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 198 (36.20%) Degree
2 33 (6.03%) PhD
3 9 (1.65%) Postgraduate
4 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.73%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.55%) CCNP
8 2 (0.37%) CCNA
8 2 (0.37%) CCSA
8 2 (0.37%) CCSE
8 2 (0.37%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (0.37%) MCP
8 2 (0.37%) MCSE
8 2 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.94%) QA
2 12 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.10%) HIPAA
3 6 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (6.40%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.66%) vSphere
4 16 (2.93%) Docker
5 12 (2.19%) NFS
6 10 (1.83%) Firmware
6 10 (1.83%) Samba
7 9 (1.65%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.28%) KVM
9 6 (1.10%) Kamailio
9 6 (1.10%) OpenSIPS
10 5 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.73%) XenApp
11 4 (0.73%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.55%) Postfix
12 3 (0.55%) QEMU
12 3 (0.55%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.55%) Shibboleth
12 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 37 (6.76%) Puppet
2 32 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (4.20%) Ansible
4 13 (2.38%) Nagios
5 9 (1.65%) Kibana
5 9 (1.65%) logstash
6 6 (1.10%) Grafana
6 6 (1.10%) Graphite
7 5 (0.91%) Ganglia
7 5 (0.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (0.73%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.55%) Salt
10 2 (0.37%) Packer
11 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.18%) Consul
11 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.18%) rkt
Vendors
1 63 (11.52%) VMware
2 50 (9.14%) Oracle
3 38 (6.95%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.75%) Sun
5 25 (4.57%) Cisco
6 15 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.83%) CheckPoint
7 10 (1.83%) QNX
8 7 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.28%) IBM
8 7 (1.28%) Veeam
9 6 (1.10%) Intel
10 5 (0.91%) EMC
10 5 (0.91%) F5
10 5 (0.91%) HP
10 5 (0.91%) Splunk
10 5 (0.91%) Zend
11 4 (0.73%) BT
11 4 (0.73%) Citrix
12 3 (0.55%) Dell
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