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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 6 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 275 270 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.64% 18.46% 17.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.24% 63.53% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 223 187 236
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,100 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
409 425 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.65% 29.05% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 345 325 424
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 £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 22 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 233 (41.98%) Python
2 223 (40.18%) Windows
3 212 (38.20%) Java
4 196 (35.32%) Degree
5 164 (29.55%) C++
6 151 (27.21%) Software Engineering
7 140 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (25.23%) Computer Science
8 124 (22.34%) Perl
9 118 (21.26%) Unix
10 103 (18.56%) C
11 100 (18.02%) JavaScript
12 97 (17.48%) SQL
13 87 (15.68%) MySQL
14 85 (15.32%) Bash Shell
15 83 (14.95%) Firewall
16 76 (13.69%) C#
17 70 (12.61%) Mathematics
18 68 (12.25%) VMware
19 66 (11.89%) HTML
20 64 (11.53%) Scrum
21 58 (10.45%) Apache
22 57 (10.27%) .NET
23 53 (9.55%) Physics
23 53 (9.55%) SDLC
24 51 (9.19%) TCP/IP
24 51 (9.19%) Finance
25 50 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
25 50 (9.01%) Windows Server
26 49 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure

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 58 (10.45%) Apache
2 30 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 28 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 28 (5.05%) WebLogic
4 18 (3.24%) WordPress
5 14 (2.52%) JBoss
5 14 (2.52%) OpenStack
6 13 (2.34%) Drupal
6 13 (2.34%) IIS
7 11 (1.98%) CMS
8 10 (1.80%) nginx
9 8 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.44%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.90%) Jetty
11 5 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.90%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.36%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) 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 50 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.16%) Office 365
5 10 (1.80%) SaaS
6 6 (1.08%) PaaS
7 5 (0.90%) GitHub
8 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.18%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.95%) Firewall
2 51 (9.19%) TCP/IP
3 39 (7.03%) DNS
4 32 (5.77%) Wireless
5 28 (5.05%) Internet
6 26 (4.68%) DHCP
6 26 (4.68%) HTTP
7 23 (4.14%) SAN
8 22 (3.96%) LAN
9 19 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (3.24%) Network Security
10 18 (3.24%) VPN
11 16 (2.88%) Bluetooth
12 15 (2.70%) SSL
13 13 (2.34%) LDAP
14 11 (1.98%) 802.11
15 10 (1.80%) WAN
16 9 (1.62%) VLAN
17 7 (1.26%) Ethernet
18 6 (1.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (15.68%) MySQL
2 24 (4.32%) Big Data
3 20 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 17 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.26%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.90%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.90%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.54%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.54%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 46 (8.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.78%) JIRA
3 17 (3.06%) Subversion
4 13 (2.34%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.26%) Buildbot
5 7 (1.26%) Selenium
6 4 (0.72%) GCC
6 4 (0.72%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.54%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.54%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.54%) JMeter
7 3 (0.54%) Maven
7 3 (0.54%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.36%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.36%) JUnit
8 2 (0.36%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.36%) Mocha
8 2 (0.36%) NUnit
8 2 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (9.19%) Finance
2 17 (3.06%) Electronics
3 16 (2.88%) Automotive
4 12 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.98%) Games
6 5 (0.90%) French Language
6 5 (0.90%) Italian Language
7 4 (0.72%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.72%) German Language
7 4 (0.72%) Japanese Language
7 4 (0.72%) Legal
7 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.72%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.54%) Publishing
9 2 (0.36%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.18%) Military
10 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 152 (27.39%) Developer
2 125 (22.52%) Software Engineer
3 81 (14.59%) Graduate
4 67 (12.07%) Linux Engineer
5 50 (9.01%) Software Developer
6 40 (7.21%) Java Developer
7 39 (7.03%) Embedded Engineer
8 38 (6.85%) C++ Developer
9 36 (6.49%) Development Engineer
9 36 (6.49%) Java Engineer
10 32 (5.77%) Test Engineer
11 31 (5.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 30 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
12 30 (5.41%) Graduate Developer
13 29 (5.23%) DevOps Engineer
13 29 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (5.23%) Senior Software Engineer
13 29 (5.23%) Support Engineer
14 27 (4.86%) Java Software Engineer
14 27 (4.86%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (11.89%) HTML
2 57 (10.27%) .NET
3 48 (8.65%) XML
4 44 (7.93%) CSS
4 44 (7.93%) Web Services
5 37 (6.67%) HTML5
6 32 (5.77%) LAMP
7 31 (5.59%) REST
8 30 (5.41%) J2EE
9 26 (4.68%) jQuery
9 26 (4.68%) Spring
10 24 (4.32%) ASP.NET
11 23 (4.14%) Hibernate
11 23 (4.14%) JSON
11 23 (4.14%) RESTful
12 20 (3.60%) JSP
13 19 (3.42%) AngularJS
13 19 (3.42%) J2SE
14 18 (3.24%) SOAP
15 17 (3.06%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 140 (25.23%) Computer Science
2 70 (12.61%) Mathematics
3 53 (9.55%) Physics
4 40 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (6.85%) Algorithms
5 38 (6.85%) Visualisation
6 23 (4.14%) User Experience
7 16 (2.88%) Clustering
8 12 (2.16%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.62%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.62%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.44%) Biology
10 8 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.44%) Life Science
11 7 (1.26%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.08%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.08%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 223 (40.18%) Windows
2 118 (21.26%) Unix
3 50 (9.01%) Windows Server
4 31 (5.59%) Android
5 17 (3.06%) Solaris
5 17 (3.06%) Ubuntu
6 16 (2.88%) Embedded Linux
6 16 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
7 14 (2.52%) CentOS
8 13 (2.34%) Windows CE
8 13 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.62%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.44%) Debian
11 4 (0.72%) Fedora
12 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (27.21%) Software Engineering
2 140 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (11.53%) Scrum
4 53 (9.55%) SDLC
5 42 (7.57%) DevOps
5 42 (7.57%) OO
6 36 (6.49%) Multithreading
7 35 (6.31%) Web Development
8 33 (5.95%) Test Automation
9 29 (5.23%) Data Visualisation
9 29 (5.23%) Open Source
10 26 (4.68%) Analytics
11 25 (4.50%) Load Balancing
12 24 (4.32%) Cross-Platform Development
12 24 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (3.96%) ITIL
13 22 (3.96%) MVC
14 21 (3.78%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.42%) Bioinformatics
16 18 (3.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 233 (41.98%) Python
2 212 (38.20%) Java
3 164 (29.55%) C++
4 124 (22.34%) Perl
5 103 (18.56%) C
6 100 (18.02%) JavaScript
7 97 (17.48%) SQL
8 85 (15.32%) Bash Shell
9 76 (13.69%) C#
10 47 (8.47%) PHP
11 28 (5.05%) Ruby
12 21 (3.78%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.80%) Lua
14 8 (1.44%) Embedded C++
15 7 (1.26%) Scala
16 6 (1.08%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.72%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.72%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.54%) Erlang
18 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 196 (35.32%) Degree
2 32 (5.77%) PhD
3 10 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.44%) CCNP
5 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.90%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.54%) CCSA
7 3 (0.54%) CCSE
8 2 (0.36%) CCNA
8 2 (0.36%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (0.36%) MCP
8 2 (0.36%) MCSE
8 2 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.21%) QA
2 10 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.08%) HIPAA
3 6 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO13485
System Software
1 49 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (6.31%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.24%) vSphere
4 14 (2.52%) Docker
5 13 (2.34%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.16%) Firmware
7 7 (1.26%) KVM
7 7 (1.26%) NFS
7 7 (1.26%) Samba
7 7 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.72%) iptables
8 4 (0.72%) pfSense
8 4 (0.72%) QEMU
8 4 (0.72%) XenApp
8 4 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.36%) Xen
10 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.96%) Puppet
3 20 (3.60%) Ansible
4 19 (3.42%) Nagios
5 5 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (0.72%) Kibana
6 4 (0.72%) logstash
6 4 (0.72%) Salt
7 2 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.36%) Packer
7 2 (0.36%) SCCM
8 1 (0.18%) Consul
8 1 (0.18%) Grafana
8 1 (0.18%) Graphite
8 1 (0.18%) rkt
Vendors
1 68 (12.25%) VMware
2 44 (7.93%) Oracle
3 40 (7.21%) Microsoft
4 37 (6.67%) Cisco
5 33 (5.95%) Sun
6 12 (2.16%) CheckPoint
7 11 (1.98%) QNX
8 8 (1.44%) Intel
9 7 (1.26%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.08%) Veeam
11 5 (0.90%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.90%) EMC
11 5 (0.90%) IBM
11 5 (0.90%) SAP
11 5 (0.90%) Serena
12 4 (0.72%) Citrix
12 4 (0.72%) F5
12 4 (0.72%) HP
12 4 (0.72%) NetApp
13 3 (0.54%) Pegasus
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IC Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Bonus, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago