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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 96 126 100
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 29 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.39% 0.61% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.64% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 35
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £67,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,501
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1963 2361 2160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.01% 95.43% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 1878 1868
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +32 29 £43,900 +9.75% 2
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (64.41%) Red Hat
3 37 (62.71%) Apache
4 35 (59.32%) Python
4 35 (59.32%) Windows
5 32 (54.24%) Tomcat
6 27 (45.76%) Oracle
6 27 (45.76%) VMware
7 20 (33.90%) Perl
8 19 (32.20%) Firewall
8 19 (32.20%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (23.73%) Debian
10 13 (22.03%) Shell Script
10 13 (22.03%) DNS
10 13 (22.03%) Embedded Linux
11 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (20.34%) SQL
11 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
12 11 (18.64%) SSL
12 11 (18.64%) Zope
12 11 (18.64%) Plone
12 11 (18.64%) Java
12 11 (18.64%) CentOS
12 11 (18.64%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (18.64%) Marketing
13 10 (16.95%) C
14 9 (15.25%) MySQL
14 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
15 8 (13.56%) SAN
15 8 (13.56%) Device Driver

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 37 (62.71%) Apache
2 32 (54.24%) Tomcat
3 11 (18.64%) Zope
3 11 (18.64%) Plone
4 6 (10.17%) nginx
4 6 (10.17%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Tridion
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) Firewall
2 13 (22.03%) DNS
3 11 (18.64%) SSL
4 8 (13.56%) SAN
5 6 (10.17%) LDAP
6 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.08%) Wireless
8 2 (3.39%) SSH
8 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.39%) FTP
8 2 (3.39%) HTTP
8 2 (3.39%) Internet
9 1 (1.69%) Bluetooth
9 1 (1.69%) LAN
9 1 (1.69%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) DHCP
9 1 (1.69%) ZigBee
9 1 (1.69%) Network Security
9 1 (1.69%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (15.25%) MySQL
3 6 (10.17%) MariaDB
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Subversion
1 6 (10.17%) GCC
General
1 11 (18.64%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Electronics
3 2 (3.39%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Finance
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) HTML
1 6 (10.17%) CSS
2 3 (5.08%) LAMP
3 2 (3.39%) JNI
4 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Device Driver
2 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.69%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Statistics
4 1 (1.69%) Blog
4 1 (1.69%) DTV
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (59.32%) Windows
3 14 (23.73%) Debian
4 13 (22.03%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (18.64%) CentOS
7 6 (10.17%) UNIX
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.69%) Android
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
2 11 (18.64%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.78%) Open Source
5 3 (5.08%) SDLC
5 3 (5.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL
5 3 (5.08%) UML
5 3 (5.08%) Code Coverage
5 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 1 (1.69%) Data Security
6 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.69%) Scrum
6 1 (1.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.69%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) Python
2 20 (33.90%) Perl
3 13 (22.03%) Shell Script
4 12 (20.34%) SQL
5 11 (18.64%) Java
6 10 (16.95%) C
7 4 (6.78%) C++
8 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) RHCE
3 1 (1.69%) RHCA
3 1 (1.69%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.86%) Postfix
4 6 (10.17%) Varnish
4 6 (10.17%) qmail
5 4 (6.78%) vSphere
6 3 (5.08%) iptables
7 1 (1.69%) KVM
7 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) HAProxy
2 6 (10.17%) systemd
3 4 (6.78%) Puppet
4 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Red Hat
2 27 (45.76%) Oracle
2 27 (45.76%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco
4 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.47%) F5
5 3 (5.08%) Lauterbach
6 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.69%) Wind River
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) NetApp
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