The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 96 114 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.27% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.27% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Average salary £47,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.85% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Senior Linux Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1330 1470 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.31% 98.46% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1239 1528
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) IIS
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) VoLTE
4 3 (23.08%) Value-Added Service

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) LTE
2 3 (23.08%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (23.08%) VLAN
2 3 (23.08%) VoLTE
2 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) KVM
2 2 (15.38%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) F5
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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