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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 276 261 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.31% 18.32% 19.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.25% 59.86% 57.39%
Number of salaries quoted 236 226 290
Median salary £46,000 £43,900 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.78% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,914
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
423 436 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.73% 30.60% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 370 360 478
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,880 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 207 (37.16%) Degree
2 195 (35.01%) Java
3 188 (33.75%) Windows
4 155 (27.83%) C++
5 147 (26.39%) Python
6 145 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (23.52%) Software Engineering
8 126 (22.62%) SQL
9 124 (22.26%) Computer Science
10 122 (21.90%) Unix
11 83 (14.90%) Perl
12 81 (14.54%) C
13 79 (14.18%) Finance
14 71 (12.75%) Multithreading
15 70 (12.57%) Mathematics
16 69 (12.39%) Oracle
17 66 (11.85%) Firewall
17 66 (11.85%) Git (software)
18 63 (11.31%) JavaScript
19 62 (11.13%) OO
20 61 (10.95%) Bash Shell
21 57 (10.23%) HTML
22 53 (9.52%) Windows Server
23 52 (9.34%) CSS
23 52 (9.34%) Scrum
24 51 (9.16%) XML
24 51 (9.16%) Apache
25 48 (8.62%) MySQL
26 46 (8.26%) TCP/IP
27 45 (8.08%) Internet

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 51 (9.16%) Apache
2 33 (5.92%) Tomcat
3 22 (3.95%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.97%) IIS
5 5 (0.90%) Confluence
5 5 (0.90%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.54%) JBoss
7 3 (0.54%) nginx
8 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.18%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.18%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.15%) SaaS
3 9 (1.62%) GitHub
4 5 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.90%) Office 365
5 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 66 (11.85%) Firewall
2 46 (8.26%) TCP/IP
3 45 (8.08%) Internet
4 39 (7.00%) DNS
5 32 (5.75%) HTTP
6 27 (4.85%) Network Security
7 16 (2.87%) Ethernet
8 13 (2.33%) LAN
9 11 (1.97%) SAN
9 11 (1.97%) WAN
10 10 (1.80%) LTE
10 10 (1.80%) VPN
11 9 (1.62%) DHCP
11 9 (1.62%) Value-Added Service
11 9 (1.62%) VoIP
11 9 (1.62%) VoLTE
12 6 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (1.08%) VLAN
12 6 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.90%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.62%) MySQL
2 19 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.05%) Big Data
4 8 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.08%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.90%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.90%) SQL Server
8 3 (0.54%) DB2
8 3 (0.54%) Text Mining
9 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.36%) Redis
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 66 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 39 (7.00%) JIRA
3 20 (3.59%) Eclipse
4 19 (3.41%) IntelliJ
5 14 (2.51%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.15%) Selenium
7 10 (1.80%) Subversion
8 7 (1.26%) Maven
9 6 (1.08%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.54%) CMake
11 3 (0.54%) git-flow
11 3 (0.54%) Gradle
11 3 (0.54%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.18%) Bower
12 1 (0.18%) gulp
12 1 (0.18%) Hudson
12 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.18%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.18%) Robot Framework
General
1 79 (14.18%) Finance
2 28 (5.03%) Automotive
2 28 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.62%) Electronics
4 8 (1.44%) Games
4 8 (1.44%) Marketing
4 8 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.08%) Legal
5 6 (1.08%) Retail
6 5 (0.90%) Billing
6 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.72%) Advertising
7 4 (0.72%) Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 164 (29.44%) Developer
2 83 (14.90%) Software Engineer
3 66 (11.85%) Linux Engineer
4 50 (8.98%) Graduate
4 50 (8.98%) Systems Engineer
5 47 (8.44%) C++ Developer
6 46 (8.26%) Linux Developer
7 42 (7.54%) Software Developer
8 41 (7.36%) Java Developer
9 38 (6.82%) Junior
10 37 (6.64%) Java Engineer
10 37 (6.64%) Support Engineer
11 36 (6.46%) Architect
12 34 (6.10%) Administrator
12 34 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
13 30 (5.39%) C++ Software Engineer
14 27 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
14 27 (4.85%) Senior Developer
15 25 (4.49%) Network Engineer
16 23 (4.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (10.23%) HTML
2 52 (9.34%) CSS
3 51 (9.16%) XML
4 34 (6.10%) Spring
5 33 (5.92%) .NET
6 32 (5.75%) J2EE
7 24 (4.31%) AngularJS
7 24 (4.31%) REST
7 24 (4.31%) SOAP
8 22 (3.95%) J2SE
8 22 (3.95%) jQuery
9 21 (3.77%) POSIX
10 20 (3.59%) ASP.NET
11 19 (3.41%) JSON
11 19 (3.41%) Web Services
12 18 (3.23%) HTML5
12 18 (3.23%) LAMP
13 15 (2.69%) Hibernate
14 14 (2.51%) Middleware
15 12 (2.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 124 (22.26%) Computer Science
2 70 (12.57%) Mathematics
3 44 (7.90%) Physics
4 42 (7.54%) Algorithms
5 30 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.67%) Clustering
7 21 (3.77%) Fintech
8 19 (3.41%) PKI
9 12 (2.15%) Cryptography
9 12 (2.15%) Device Driver
9 12 (2.15%) Smart Meter
10 11 (1.97%) Biology
11 9 (1.62%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (1.62%) Replication
11 9 (1.62%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.44%) CAN bus
12 8 (1.44%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.26%) Life Science
14 6 (1.08%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 188 (33.75%) Windows
2 122 (21.90%) Unix
3 53 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 32 (5.75%) Solaris
5 24 (4.31%) Oracle Linux
6 20 (3.59%) CentOS
7 17 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.80%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.80%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.44%) Android
9 8 (1.44%) Debian
9 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.08%) HPUX
12 5 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.90%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.72%) AIX
13 4 (0.72%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.72%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (23.52%) Software Engineering
3 71 (12.75%) Multithreading
4 62 (11.13%) OO
5 52 (9.34%) Scrum
6 43 (7.72%) DevOps
7 34 (6.10%) TDD
8 32 (5.75%) Open Source
8 32 (5.75%) SDLC
9 30 (5.39%) Load Balancing
10 22 (3.95%) OWASP
10 22 (3.95%) UML
11 21 (3.77%) Automated Testing
11 21 (3.77%) MVC
11 21 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
11 21 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
12 20 (3.59%) Front End Development
12 20 (3.59%) Mentoring
12 20 (3.59%) Server Building
12 20 (3.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 195 (35.01%) Java
2 155 (27.83%) C++
3 147 (26.39%) Python
4 126 (22.62%) SQL
5 83 (14.90%) Perl
6 81 (14.54%) C
7 63 (11.31%) JavaScript
8 61 (10.95%) Bash Shell
9 45 (8.08%) PHP
10 42 (7.54%) C#
11 13 (2.33%) Erlang
11 13 (2.33%) Scala
12 12 (2.15%) Embedded C
13 11 (1.97%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.97%) Ruby
14 6 (1.08%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.72%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.54%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 207 (37.16%) Degree
2 26 (4.67%) PhD
3 10 (1.80%) CCNP
3 10 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.62%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.36%) CCNA
7 2 (0.36%) LPIC
7 2 (0.36%) MCP
7 2 (0.36%) MCSE
7 2 (0.36%) RHCE
8 1 (0.18%) CCIE
8 1 (0.18%) CCSA
8 1 (0.18%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.67%) QA
2 14 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.72%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.18%) COBIT
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (7.54%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.97%) Xen
4 8 (1.44%) Firmware
5 5 (0.90%) Docker
5 5 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.90%) KVM
5 5 (0.90%) vSphere
6 4 (0.72%) pfSense
6 4 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.54%) Corosync
7 3 (0.54%) iptables
7 3 (0.54%) Postfix
7 3 (0.54%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.18%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (4.85%) Puppet
2 24 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.69%) Ansible
4 8 (1.44%) Nagios
5 6 (1.08%) CFEngine
6 4 (0.72%) Cacti
6 4 (0.72%) RANCID
6 4 (0.72%) SmokePing
7 3 (0.54%) Pacemaker
8 2 (0.36%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.36%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.18%) Grafana
9 1 (0.18%) Graphite
9 1 (0.18%) Kibana
9 1 (0.18%) logstash
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.18%) SCCM
9 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (12.39%) Oracle
2 45 (8.08%) VMware
3 29 (5.21%) Microsoft
4 28 (5.03%) Sun
5 17 (3.05%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.87%) Cisco
6 16 (2.87%) WorldPay
7 13 (2.33%) F5
8 8 (1.44%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.44%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.08%) HP
9 6 (1.08%) Splunk
10 5 (0.90%) Juniper
10 5 (0.90%) Perforce
11 4 (0.72%) Citrix
11 4 (0.72%) QNX
11 4 (0.72%) SolarWinds
11 4 (0.72%) Wall Street Systems
12 3 (0.54%) Coverity
12 3 (0.54%) SAP
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