The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 97 126 99
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 29 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.34% 0.57% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.60% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 37
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £61,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Linux Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2050 2351 2231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.04% 95.34% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1718 1898 1922
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +25 28 £43,900 +9.75% 8
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (70.91%) Apache
2 39 (70.91%) Red Hat
3 36 (65.45%) Windows
4 35 (63.64%) Python
5 34 (61.82%) Tomcat
6 28 (50.91%) VMware
7 27 (49.09%) Oracle
8 20 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (34.55%) Perl
10 18 (32.73%) Debian
11 17 (30.91%) Firewall
12 15 (27.27%) Zope
12 15 (27.27%) Plone
13 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
13 12 (21.82%) SQL
13 12 (21.82%) SSL
13 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (20.00%) CentOS
14 11 (20.00%) Marketing
14 11 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (20.00%) DNS
14 11 (20.00%) Java
15 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
15 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
15 9 (16.36%) Embedded Linux
16 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (14.55%) SAN
16 8 (14.55%) C
17 7 (12.73%) MySQL

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (70.91%) Apache
2 34 (61.82%) Tomcat
3 15 (27.27%) Zope
3 15 (27.27%) Plone
4 6 (10.91%) nginx
4 6 (10.91%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Tridion
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) Firewall
2 12 (21.82%) SSL
3 11 (20.00%) DNS
4 8 (14.55%) SAN
5 6 (10.91%) LDAP
6 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.64%) Internet
7 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.82%) ZigBee
8 1 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.82%) Network Security
8 1 (1.82%) Modbus
8 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
8 1 (1.82%) LAN
8 1 (1.82%) WAN
8 1 (1.82%) DHCP
8 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (12.73%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Subversion
2 5 (9.09%) GCC
General
1 11 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) HTML
1 6 (10.91%) CSS
2 3 (5.45%) LAMP
3 2 (3.64%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Device Driver
2 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.82%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Physics
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Blog
4 1 (1.82%) DTV
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (65.45%) Windows
3 18 (32.73%) Debian
4 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (20.00%) CentOS
6 9 (16.36%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (10.91%) UNIX
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.82%) Android
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL
4 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.82%) Matrix Management
6 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.82%) Data Security
6 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.82%) Scrum
6 1 (1.82%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.82%) Market Research
6 1 (1.82%) Open Source
6 1 (1.82%) Memory Management
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (1.82%) Android Development
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) Python
2 19 (34.55%) Perl
3 12 (21.82%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
4 11 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (14.55%) C
6 5 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) LPIC
3 2 (3.64%) RHCE
4 1 (1.82%) RHCA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.73%) Postfix
3 7 (12.73%) Varnish
4 6 (10.91%) qmail
5 4 (7.27%) vSphere
6 3 (5.45%) iptables
7 1 (1.82%) KVM
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.82%) Squid
7 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) HAProxy
2 6 (10.91%) systemd
3 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
5 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 39 (70.91%) Red Hat
2 28 (50.91%) VMware
3 27 (49.09%) Oracle
4 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.82%) Wind River
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Juniper
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
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