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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 89 110 94
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 36 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.16% 0.98% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 1.01% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 32
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,200 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1595 2084 2160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.57% 97.25% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1622 1756
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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 +20 32 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Peterborough - 1 £30,000 -
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (53.13%) Python
3 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (46.88%) Perl
5 29 (45.31%) Bash Shell
6 26 (40.63%) Degree
7 25 (39.06%) Computer Science
8 23 (35.94%) Windows
9 18 (28.13%) QA
10 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
10 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
11 16 (25.00%) Java
12 15 (23.44%) Scrum
13 13 (20.31%) C
13 13 (20.31%) SQL
13 13 (20.31%) MySQL
14 12 (18.75%) VMware
14 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (17.19%) Nagios
16 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
16 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
16 9 (14.06%) Visualisation
16 9 (14.06%) Puppet
16 9 (14.06%) Data Visualisation
17 8 (12.50%) Test Strategy
17 8 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (12.50%) DevOps
17 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
17 8 (12.50%) Automated Testing
18 7 (10.94%) Finance

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 2 (3.13%) Apache
1 2 (3.13%) IIS
1 2 (3.13%) nginx
1 2 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.56%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) WAN
2 5 (7.81%) LAN
2 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 4 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (6.25%) Firewall
4 3 (4.69%) SAN
5 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.13%) LDAP
6 1 (1.56%) DHCP
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.56%) Wireless
6 1 (1.56%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MySQL
2 6 (9.38%) Big Data
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Buildbot
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) LAMP
2 2 (3.13%) POSIX
3 1 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) JSON
3 1 (1.56%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.56%) SAML
3 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (35.94%) Windows
3 7 (10.94%) Unix
4 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.13%) Android
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
2 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
3 15 (23.44%) Scrum
4 9 (14.06%) Data Visualisation
4 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
4 9 (14.06%) Visualisation
5 8 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 8 (12.50%) DevOps
5 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 8 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 7 (10.94%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (9.38%) ITIL
7 6 (9.38%) Network Management
7 6 (9.38%) Open Source
7 6 (9.38%) SDLC
7 6 (9.38%) Signal Processing
8 4 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (6.25%) Biology
8 4 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) Python
2 30 (46.88%) Perl
3 29 (45.31%) Bash Shell
4 16 (25.00%) Java
5 13 (20.31%) C
5 13 (20.31%) SQL
6 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.25%) C++
8 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.69%) Ruby
9 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.13%) C#
9 2 (3.13%) F#
9 2 (3.13%) Haskell
9 2 (3.13%) ML
9 2 (3.13%) OCaml
9 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) PhD
3 2 (3.13%) MCP
3 2 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.56%) LPIC
4 1 (1.56%) MCSA
4 1 (1.56%) RHCE
4 1 (1.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) NFS
4 2 (3.13%) GFS2
4 2 (3.13%) QEMU
4 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.56%) Firmware
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) KVM
5 1 (1.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Nagios
2 9 (14.06%) Puppet
3 8 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (10.94%) Ansible
5 1 (1.56%) Packer
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) VMware
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
3 5 (7.81%) Sun
4 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
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