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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 107 103 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
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
1663 1400 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.46% 95.96% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1180 1815
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Device Driver
3 6 (54.55%) Assembly Language
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Memory Management
3 6 (54.55%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) DTV
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Electronics
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Device Driver
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (18.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) Memory Management
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Assembly Language
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP