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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 100 115 133
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 30 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.42% 1.10% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.16% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 14
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 £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £67,500 £79,250
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
2040 2330 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.23% 94.83% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 1936 2149
Average salary £44,485 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.21% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 3 June 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 June 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 +20 28 £43,900 +9.75% 9
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (63.83%) Apache
3 28 (59.57%) Red Hat
4 27 (57.45%) Tomcat
5 26 (55.32%) Python
5 26 (55.32%) Windows
6 18 (38.30%) VMware
7 17 (36.17%) Oracle
8 16 (34.04%) Zope
8 16 (34.04%) Plone
9 15 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (29.79%) Firewall
10 14 (29.79%) Debian
11 13 (27.66%) Perl
12 12 (25.53%) C
12 12 (25.53%) Shell Script
13 10 (21.28%) Varnish
13 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
13 10 (21.28%) Device Driver
13 10 (21.28%) SQL
13 10 (21.28%) SSL
14 9 (19.15%) DNS
14 9 (19.15%) Marketing
14 9 (19.15%) Digital Marketing
14 9 (19.15%) CentOS
15 8 (17.02%) Java
15 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
16 7 (14.89%) MySQL
16 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (14.89%) Postfix

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 30 (63.83%) Apache
2 27 (57.45%) Tomcat
3 16 (34.04%) Zope
3 16 (34.04%) Plone
4 6 (12.77%) nginx
4 6 (12.77%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Tridion
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 10 (21.28%) SSL
3 9 (19.15%) DNS
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) LDAP
5 1 (2.13%) Internet
5 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.13%) Modbus
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.89%) MySQL
3 6 (12.77%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) GCC
General
1 9 (19.15%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) CSS
1 6 (12.77%) HTML
2 3 (6.38%) LAMP
3 1 (2.13%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
1 10 (21.28%) Device Driver
2 3 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Physics
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 14 (29.79%) Debian
4 9 (19.15%) CentOS
5 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) UNIX
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.51%) Memory Management
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Kernel Development
6 2 (4.26%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
7 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.13%) Data Security
7 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.13%) Scrum
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (2.13%) Android Development
7 1 (2.13%) DevOps
7 1 (2.13%) Server Hardening
7 1 (2.13%) Market Research
7 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Python
2 13 (27.66%) Perl
3 12 (25.53%) C
3 12 (25.53%) Shell Script
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 8 (17.02%) Java
6 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.26%) C++
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) LPIC
3 2 (4.26%) RHCE
4 1 (2.13%) RHCA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Varnish
2 7 (14.89%) Postfix
3 6 (12.77%) qmail
4 4 (8.51%) Squid
4 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.26%) iptables
7 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.13%) KVM
7 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) HAProxy
2 6 (12.77%) systemd
3 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.26%) Puppet
5 1 (2.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Red Hat
2 18 (38.30%) VMware
3 17 (36.17%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.13%) Wind River
5 1 (2.13%) F5
5 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
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