The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 116 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.42% - 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £43,900 - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -
Linux Support
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
1999 2382 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.28% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1896 1828
Average salary £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Support
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 Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 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 - 9 £43,900 -
Linux Support
East of England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) Windows
3 24 (88.89%) Red Hat
4 23 (85.19%) Apache
4 23 (85.19%) Tomcat
4 23 (85.19%) Python
4 23 (85.19%) VMware
5 22 (81.48%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (81.48%) Oracle
6 10 (37.04%) Debian
7 8 (29.63%) Zope
7 8 (29.63%) Plone
8 7 (25.93%) UNIX
9 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (18.52%) Perl
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) Project Management
11 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
12 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
12 3 (11.11%) Line Management
12 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 3 (11.11%) SAN
12 3 (11.11%) LDAP
13 2 (7.41%) RHCE
13 2 (7.41%) LPIC
14 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 1 (3.70%) Statistics

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (85.19%) Apache
1 23 (85.19%) Tomcat
2 8 (29.63%) Zope
2 8 (29.63%) Plone
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LDAP
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) Debian
4 7 (25.93%) UNIX
5 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Project Management
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
2 3 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Market Research
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Data Security
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) RHCE
1 2 (7.41%) LPIC
2 1 (3.70%) RHCA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) Postfix
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 23 (85.19%) VMware
3 22 (81.48%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp
4 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.70%) F5
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint