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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 257 246 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.80% 17.65% 18.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.41% 61.35% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 198 214 284
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £34,521 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
399 401 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.84% 28.77% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 330 334 484
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 27 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 215 (39.09%) Java
2 199 (36.18%) Degree
3 169 (30.73%) Python
4 154 (28.00%) C++
5 153 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (27.27%) Windows
7 137 (24.91%) Computer Science
8 126 (22.91%) Unix
9 121 (22.00%) Software Engineering
10 117 (21.27%) SQL
11 93 (16.91%) C
12 90 (16.36%) Finance
13 89 (16.18%) Perl
14 80 (14.55%) Oracle
15 71 (12.91%) Mathematics
16 70 (12.73%) Multithreading
17 69 (12.55%) Git (software)
18 66 (12.00%) OO
19 65 (11.82%) JavaScript
20 61 (11.09%) Bash Shell
20 61 (11.09%) Scrum
21 55 (10.00%) PHP
22 54 (9.82%) Firewall
23 51 (9.27%) MySQL
24 50 (9.09%) C#
24 50 (9.09%) HTML
25 49 (8.91%) Physics
26 46 (8.36%) Algorithms
27 45 (8.18%) CSS
27 45 (8.18%) Apache

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 45 (8.18%) Apache
2 34 (6.18%) Tomcat
3 26 (4.73%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.09%) Confluence
6 5 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.91%) IIS
7 3 (0.55%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.55%) nginx
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.18%) JBoss
8 1 (0.18%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.18%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Magento
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.00%) SaaS
3 9 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.64%) GitHub
4 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.91%) Office 365
6 2 (0.36%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.82%) Firewall
2 43 (7.82%) TCP/IP
3 40 (7.27%) Internet
4 32 (5.82%) HTTP
5 29 (5.27%) DNS
6 26 (4.73%) Network Security
7 16 (2.91%) Ethernet
8 10 (1.82%) LAN
9 9 (1.64%) LTE
9 9 (1.64%) Value-Added Service
9 9 (1.64%) VoLTE
10 8 (1.45%) LDAP
11 7 (1.27%) SAN
11 7 (1.27%) WAN
12 6 (1.09%) RTP
12 6 (1.09%) RTSP
12 6 (1.09%) STUN
12 6 (1.09%) VLAN
12 6 (1.09%) VPN
13 5 (0.91%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.27%) MySQL
2 26 (4.73%) Big Data
3 25 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.09%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.73%) DB2
8 4 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.36%) Redis
10 2 (0.36%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 69 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 40 (7.27%) JIRA
3 22 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 21 (3.82%) IntelliJ
5 14 (2.55%) Jenkins
5 14 (2.55%) Subversion
6 10 (1.82%) Selenium
7 7 (1.27%) Maven
7 7 (1.27%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.55%) CMake
9 3 (0.55%) git-flow
9 3 (0.55%) Gradle
9 3 (0.55%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.18%) Hudson
10 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.18%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.18%) Mocha
10 1 (0.18%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.18%) Travis CI
General
1 90 (16.36%) Finance
2 27 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.73%) Automotive
4 9 (1.64%) Games
5 8 (1.45%) Electronics
6 7 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.09%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.09%) Retail
8 5 (0.91%) Billing
9 4 (0.73%) Advertising
9 4 (0.73%) Legal
9 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.55%) Marketing
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 161 (29.27%) Developer
2 85 (15.45%) Software Engineer
3 65 (11.82%) Linux Engineer
4 51 (9.27%) Graduate
5 50 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 47 (8.55%) Software Developer
7 40 (7.27%) Architect
7 40 (7.27%) Java Engineer
8 39 (7.09%) Java Developer
9 38 (6.91%) Systems Engineer
10 37 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
11 36 (6.55%) Administrator
11 36 (6.55%) Junior
11 36 (6.55%) Linux Developer
12 33 (6.00%) Support Engineer
13 29 (5.27%) DevOps Engineer
14 25 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
15 24 (4.36%) C++ Software Engineer
15 24 (4.36%) PHP Developer
16 22 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.09%) HTML
2 45 (8.18%) CSS
3 39 (7.09%) .NET
4 38 (6.91%) XML
5 35 (6.36%) J2EE
5 35 (6.36%) Spring
6 28 (5.09%) Web Services
7 26 (4.73%) J2SE
8 22 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 22 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 21 (3.82%) jQuery
9 21 (3.82%) REST
10 18 (3.27%) POSIX
10 18 (3.27%) SOAP
11 16 (2.91%) Hibernate
11 16 (2.91%) LAMP
12 15 (2.73%) HTML5
12 15 (2.73%) JSON
13 12 (2.18%) Django
14 11 (2.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 137 (24.91%) Computer Science
2 71 (12.91%) Mathematics
3 49 (8.91%) Physics
4 46 (8.36%) Algorithms
5 30 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (5.45%) Clustering
6 21 (3.82%) Biology
6 21 (3.82%) Fintech
7 13 (2.36%) Visualisation
8 11 (2.00%) Cryptography
9 10 (1.82%) Device Driver
9 10 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.82%) Smart Meter
10 9 (1.64%) PKI
11 8 (1.45%) CAN bus
11 8 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.27%) Informatics
12 7 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 150 (27.27%) Windows
2 126 (22.91%) Unix
3 39 (7.09%) Windows Server
4 36 (6.55%) Solaris
5 28 (5.09%) Oracle Linux
6 20 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (3.27%) CentOS
8 9 (1.64%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.45%) Debian
10 7 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.09%) Android
11 6 (1.09%) HPUX
11 6 (1.09%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.91%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.73%) AIX
14 3 (0.55%) Windows CE
14 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (22.00%) Software Engineering
3 70 (12.73%) Multithreading
4 66 (12.00%) OO
5 61 (11.09%) Scrum
6 44 (8.00%) DevOps
7 37 (6.73%) SDLC
8 35 (6.36%) TDD
9 30 (5.45%) Open Source
10 26 (4.73%) Load Balancing
11 25 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
11 25 (4.55%) UML
12 24 (4.36%) OWASP
13 23 (4.18%) Bioinformatics
13 23 (4.18%) Performance Analysis
14 22 (4.00%) Mentoring
15 21 (3.82%) Automated Testing
15 21 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (3.64%) MVC
17 18 (3.27%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 215 (39.09%) Java
2 169 (30.73%) Python
3 154 (28.00%) C++
4 117 (21.27%) SQL
5 93 (16.91%) C
6 89 (16.18%) Perl
7 65 (11.82%) JavaScript
8 61 (11.09%) Bash Shell
9 55 (10.00%) PHP
10 50 (9.09%) C#
11 15 (2.73%) Erlang
11 15 (2.73%) Ruby
11 15 (2.73%) Scala
12 12 (2.18%) Embedded C
13 10 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.82%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.45%) Embedded C++
15 4 (0.73%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.36%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 199 (36.18%) Degree
2 29 (5.27%) PhD
3 12 (2.18%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.36%) MCP
5 2 (0.36%) MCSE
6 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.18%) CCNA
6 1 (0.18%) CCNP
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.91%) QA
2 8 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 33 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.64%) Firmware
4 8 (1.45%) vSphere
5 7 (1.27%) Docker
6 6 (1.09%) Kamailio
6 6 (1.09%) OpenSIPS
6 6 (1.09%) Shibboleth
7 5 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.91%) NFS
8 4 (0.73%) Postfix
8 4 (0.73%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.73%) Xen
9 3 (0.55%) Corosync
9 3 (0.55%) Samba
10 2 (0.36%) GPFS
11 1 (0.18%) iptables
11 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (6.00%) Puppet
2 23 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.91%) Ansible
4 13 (2.36%) Nagios
5 5 (0.91%) Ganglia
5 5 (0.91%) Grafana
5 5 (0.91%) Graphite
5 5 (0.91%) Kibana
5 5 (0.91%) logstash
6 3 (0.55%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.55%) CFEngine
6 3 (0.55%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (14.55%) Oracle
2 41 (7.45%) VMware
3 29 (5.27%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.73%) Sun
5 19 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.91%) WorldPay
7 9 (1.64%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.91%) Cisco
8 5 (0.91%) HP
8 5 (0.91%) Splunk
8 5 (0.91%) Zend
9 4 (0.73%) Rackspace
9 4 (0.73%) Wall Street Systems
10 3 (0.55%) Coverity
10 3 (0.55%) Perforce
10 3 (0.55%) QNX
11 2 (0.36%) BT
11 2 (0.36%) IBM
11 2 (0.36%) SAP
11 2 (0.36%) Veeam
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 2 days ago
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