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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 268 241 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.37% 17.36% 19.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.21% 63.59% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 206 207 285
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 £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.23% +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
424 379 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.39% 27.31% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 349 324 505
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (39.89%) Java
2 190 (33.69%) Python
3 188 (33.33%) Degree
4 180 (31.91%) C++
5 153 (27.13%) Windows
6 147 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 139 (24.65%) Software Engineering
9 117 (20.74%) Unix
10 116 (20.57%) SQL
11 105 (18.62%) C
12 94 (16.67%) Finance
13 91 (16.13%) Perl
14 77 (13.65%) Oracle
15 72 (12.77%) Bash Shell
16 71 (12.59%) Mathematics
17 69 (12.23%) OO
18 68 (12.06%) PHP
18 68 (12.06%) Multithreading
19 67 (11.88%) C#
20 64 (11.35%) MySQL
21 62 (10.99%) Scrum
22 61 (10.82%) JavaScript
22 61 (10.82%) Git (software)
23 58 (10.28%) Firewall
24 52 (9.22%) TCP/IP
25 51 (9.04%) .NET
26 49 (8.69%) Apache
26 49 (8.69%) VMware
27 48 (8.51%) 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 49 (8.69%) Apache
2 34 (6.03%) Tomcat
3 28 (4.96%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.42%) IIS
6 6 (1.06%) nginx
7 4 (0.71%) Confluence
7 4 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.71%) WordPress
8 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.18%) JBoss
9 1 (0.18%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.18%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Magento
1 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.48%) SaaS
4 13 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.13%) GitHub
6 8 (1.42%) Office 365
7 6 (1.06%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.28%) Firewall
2 52 (9.22%) TCP/IP
3 43 (7.62%) Internet
4 34 (6.03%) DNS
4 34 (6.03%) HTTP
5 23 (4.08%) Network Security
6 15 (2.66%) Ethernet
7 14 (2.48%) SAN
8 12 (2.13%) LAN
9 10 (1.77%) LTE
10 9 (1.60%) DHCP
10 9 (1.60%) LDAP
10 9 (1.60%) SSL
10 9 (1.60%) Value-Added Service
10 9 (1.60%) VoLTE
11 8 (1.42%) VPN
12 7 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (1.24%) Wireless
13 6 (1.06%) RTP
13 6 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.35%) MySQL
2 24 (4.26%) Big Data
3 21 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.60%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.71%) DB2
8 4 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.35%) Redis
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.35%) SQLite
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.18%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 61 (10.82%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.56%) JIRA
3 17 (3.01%) Eclipse
3 17 (3.01%) IntelliJ
4 16 (2.84%) Subversion
5 13 (2.30%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.42%) Selenium
7 7 (1.24%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.06%) Maven
9 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.53%) CMake
10 3 (0.53%) git-flow
10 3 (0.53%) Gradle
10 3 (0.53%) JMeter
11 2 (0.35%) JUnit
11 2 (0.35%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.35%) NUnit
11 2 (0.35%) YouTrack
12 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.18%) LabVIEW
General
1 94 (16.67%) Finance
2 30 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.26%) Automotive
4 8 (1.42%) Electronics
5 6 (1.06%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.06%) Retail
6 5 (0.89%) Billing
6 5 (0.89%) Games
6 5 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.71%) Advertising
8 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.53%) Legal
8 3 (0.53%) Marketing
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 162 (28.72%) Developer
2 95 (16.84%) Software Engineer
3 73 (12.94%) Linux Engineer
4 65 (11.52%) Graduate
5 55 (9.75%) C++ Developer
6 54 (9.57%) Software Developer
7 42 (7.45%) Architect
7 42 (7.45%) Java Engineer
8 37 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
9 35 (6.21%) Support Engineer
10 33 (5.85%) Junior
10 33 (5.85%) Systems Administrator
11 32 (5.67%) Administrator
11 32 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
11 32 (5.67%) Java Developer
11 32 (5.67%) Linux Developer
12 29 (5.14%) Embedded Engineer
13 24 (4.26%) PHP Developer
14 23 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
14 23 (4.08%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.04%) .NET
2 44 (7.80%) HTML
3 38 (6.74%) XML
4 36 (6.38%) CSS
5 35 (6.21%) Web Services
6 34 (6.03%) J2EE
7 31 (5.50%) Spring
8 28 (4.96%) J2SE
9 27 (4.79%) ASP.NET
10 20 (3.55%) jQuery
11 19 (3.37%) REST
12 18 (3.19%) AngularJS
12 18 (3.19%) Django
12 18 (3.19%) LAMP
12 18 (3.19%) POSIX
13 17 (3.01%) HTML5
13 17 (3.01%) SOAP
14 14 (2.48%) JSON
15 12 (2.13%) CGI
15 12 (2.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 141 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 71 (12.59%) Mathematics
3 47 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 47 (8.33%) Physics
4 32 (5.67%) Clustering
5 31 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (4.08%) Fintech
7 17 (3.01%) Biology
8 13 (2.30%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.77%) Device Driver
9 10 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (1.77%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.77%) Replication
10 9 (1.60%) Cryptography
11 7 (1.24%) CAN bus
11 7 (1.24%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.24%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (1.24%) Smart Meter
11 7 (1.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 153 (27.13%) Windows
2 117 (20.74%) Unix
3 38 (6.74%) Solaris
4 36 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 30 (5.32%) Oracle Linux
6 21 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (3.55%) CentOS
8 11 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.77%) Embedded Linux
9 10 (1.77%) Ubuntu
10 9 (1.60%) Debian
11 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.06%) HPUX
13 5 (0.89%) Android
13 5 (0.89%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.71%) AIX
14 4 (0.71%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.71%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (24.65%) Software Engineering
3 69 (12.23%) OO
4 68 (12.06%) Multithreading
5 62 (10.99%) Scrum
6 48 (8.51%) DevOps
7 42 (7.45%) SDLC
8 41 (7.27%) Open Source
9 34 (6.03%) TDD
10 33 (5.85%) Load Balancing
11 29 (5.14%) Mentoring
12 26 (4.61%) OOA/OOD
13 24 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (4.26%) OWASP
13 24 (4.26%) UML
14 22 (3.90%) MVC
15 21 (3.72%) Performance Analysis
16 19 (3.37%) Automated Testing
17 18 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (3.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 225 (39.89%) Java
2 190 (33.69%) Python
3 180 (31.91%) C++
4 116 (20.57%) SQL
5 105 (18.62%) C
6 91 (16.13%) Perl
7 72 (12.77%) Bash Shell
8 68 (12.06%) PHP
9 67 (11.88%) C#
10 61 (10.82%) JavaScript
11 21 (3.72%) Ruby
12 15 (2.66%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.13%) Erlang
13 12 (2.13%) Scala
14 11 (1.95%) Embedded C++
14 11 (1.95%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.77%) Embedded C
16 6 (1.06%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.06%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 188 (33.33%) Degree
2 28 (4.96%) PhD
3 11 (1.95%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.18%) CCNP
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.50%) QA
2 7 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.53%) SLA
4 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
System Software
1 41 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.95%) vSphere
4 10 (1.77%) Firmware
5 8 (1.42%) Docker
5 8 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.24%) NFS
7 6 (1.06%) Kamailio
7 6 (1.06%) OpenSIPS
7 6 (1.06%) Shibboleth
8 5 (0.89%) Samba
9 4 (0.71%) Postfix
9 4 (0.71%) Sendmail
9 4 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.53%) Corosync
10 3 (0.53%) XenApp
10 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.35%) GPFS
11 2 (0.35%) PanFS
11 2 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (6.38%) Puppet
2 26 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (3.37%) Ansible
4 13 (2.30%) Nagios
5 5 (0.89%) Ganglia
5 5 (0.89%) Grafana
5 5 (0.89%) Graphite
5 5 (0.89%) Kibana
5 5 (0.89%) logstash
6 3 (0.53%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.53%) Pacemaker
7 2 (0.35%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 77 (13.65%) Oracle
2 49 (8.69%) VMware
3 32 (5.67%) Microsoft
4 28 (4.96%) Sun
5 19 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.84%) WorldPay
7 9 (1.60%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.60%) Cisco
7 9 (1.60%) HP
8 7 (1.24%) Zend
9 5 (0.89%) Splunk
9 5 (0.89%) Veeam
10 4 (0.71%) EMC
10 4 (0.71%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.71%) Wall Street Systems
11 3 (0.53%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.53%) Citrix
11 3 (0.53%) Dell
11 3 (0.53%) F5
11 3 (0.53%) Perforce
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