The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 90 78 101
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 34 64 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.97% 3.00% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.12% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 39
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
1665 2049 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.63% 96.02% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1809 1854
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -14 34 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (62.50%) Python
3 41 (51.25%) Perl
4 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (36.25%) Bash Shell
6 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 23 (28.75%) Scrum
8 21 (26.25%) Open Source
9 20 (25.00%) DevOps
9 20 (25.00%) C
10 17 (21.25%) Puppet
10 17 (21.25%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (20.00%) Ansible
11 16 (20.00%) VMware
11 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (18.75%) Degree
13 14 (17.50%) SDLC
14 13 (16.25%) Network Management
14 13 (16.25%) QA
15 12 (15.00%) C++
16 11 (13.75%) Java
16 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
17 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
18 9 (11.25%) Manual Testing
18 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
19 8 (10.00%) Embedded C
19 8 (10.00%) Windows
19 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
19 8 (10.00%) Automated Testing
20 7 (8.75%) JavaScript

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) Apache
1 4 (5.00%) nginx
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.75%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.75%) Office 365
4 1 (1.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.00%) HTTP
3 4 (5.00%) VLAN
4 3 (3.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.75%) Firewall
4 3 (3.75%) LDAP
4 3 (3.75%) LTE
4 3 (3.75%) MQTT
4 3 (3.75%) SAN
4 3 (3.75%) SSL
4 3 (3.75%) Value-Added Service
4 3 (3.75%) VoLTE
4 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.75%) WPA
4 3 (3.75%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.25%) DNS
5 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.25%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) MySQL
2 3 (3.75%) Big Data
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.00%) Subversion
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.25%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) Web Services
2 4 (5.00%) LAMP
2 4 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (3.75%) Buildbot
3 3 (3.75%) HEVC
3 3 (3.75%) JSON
3 3 (3.75%) SAML
3 3 (3.75%) XML
3 3 (3.75%) XMPP
4 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.75%) Biology
3 3 (3.75%) CCTV
3 3 (3.75%) Device Driver
3 3 (3.75%) Physics
3 3 (3.75%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.75%) STB
4 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) CentOS
4 4 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) Debian
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 23 (28.75%) Scrum
4 21 (26.25%) Open Source
5 20 (25.00%) DevOps
6 14 (17.50%) SDLC
7 13 (16.25%) Network Management
8 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.25%) Manual Testing
10 8 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.50%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Test Strategy
12 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.75%) Automation Testing
13 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
13 3 (3.75%) Regression Testing
13 3 (3.75%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (62.50%) Python
2 41 (51.25%) Perl
3 29 (36.25%) Bash Shell
4 20 (25.00%) C
5 12 (15.00%) C++
6 11 (13.75%) Java
7 8 (10.00%) Embedded C
8 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.50%) Embedded C++
9 6 (7.50%) Ruby
10 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.75%) SQL
12 1 (1.25%) C#
12 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) PhD
3 1 (1.25%) MCP
3 1 (1.25%) MCSE
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Firmware
3 3 (3.75%) NFS
3 3 (3.75%) Samba
4 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.25%) Docker
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) iptables
4 1 (1.25%) Postfix
4 1 (1.25%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (21.25%) Puppet
2 16 (20.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.75%) Nagios
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.25%) Wall Street Systems
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