The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 94 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
1109 1473 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.52% 97.74% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1140 1246
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Senior Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Python
3 11 (57.89%) Degree
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
5 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) Perl
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
7 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (31.58%) Ansible
7 6 (31.58%) DevOps
7 6 (31.58%) Puppet
7 6 (31.58%) Network Management
7 6 (31.58%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) C
8 2 (10.53%) Unix
9 1 (5.26%) MCSE
9 1 (5.26%) C++
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL
9 1 (5.26%) MCP
9 1 (5.26%) PhD
9 1 (5.26%) WAN
9 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.26%) Embedded C

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
1 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) Network Management
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) C
5 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
1 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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