The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 417 525 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.30% 18.56% 17.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.01% 53.30% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 347 448 463
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
758 985 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.63% 34.83% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 623 857 920
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
East of England

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Linux
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 338 £40,000 -5.88% 71
Huntingdon +14 14 £39,500 +5.33%
St Neots -2 6 £32,500 +4.00%
Peterborough -15 3 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Ely - 1 £50,000 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 274 (36.73%) Degree
2 222 (29.76%) Windows
3 213 (28.55%) Java
4 208 (27.88%) Perl
5 200 (26.81%) UNIX
6 195 (26.14%) Python
7 174 (23.32%) C
8 165 (22.12%) SQL
9 163 (21.85%) Software Engineering
10 142 (19.03%) C++
11 140 (18.77%) MySQL
12 137 (18.36%) JavaScript
13 135 (18.10%) PHP
14 127 (17.02%) Oracle
15 124 (16.62%) Computer Science
16 120 (16.09%) HTML
17 116 (15.55%) CSS
18 108 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
19 102 (13.67%) OO
20 92 (12.33%) C#
21 89 (11.93%) jQuery
22 88 (11.80%) Apache
23 87 (11.66%) Multithreading
24 72 (9.65%) Device Driver
25 70 (9.38%) TCP/IP
26 68 (9.12%) Solaris
27 66 (8.85%) Finance
28 63 (8.45%) Open Source
29 62 (8.31%) XML
29 62 (8.31%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 88 (11.80%) Apache
2 49 (6.57%) Tomcat
3 13 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.34%) Node.js
5 9 (1.21%) IIS
6 8 (1.07%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (0.94%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.80%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.80%) nginx
9 3 (0.40%) Lync
9 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.40%) Documentum
9 3 (0.40%) CMS
10 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.27%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 32 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.82%) MS Office
3 10 (1.34%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (1.74%) SunGard APT
2 11 (1.47%) FastVal
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.27%) CubeCart
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.27%) Documaker
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.21%) SaaS
2 9 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 56 (7.51%) Internet
3 54 (7.24%) HTTP
4 49 (6.57%) Firewall
5 29 (3.89%) LTE
6 25 (3.35%) Wireless
7 23 (3.08%) IGMP
7 23 (3.08%) RTSP
7 23 (3.08%) VoLTE
8 21 (2.82%) SS7
9 20 (2.68%) SSL
10 19 (2.55%) VPN
11 18 (2.41%) LDAP
11 18 (2.41%) SAN
12 16 (2.14%) VLAN
13 15 (2.01%) Network Security
13 15 (2.01%) 3GPP
14 13 (1.74%) X.509
14 13 (1.74%) STUN
15 12 (1.61%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (18.77%) MySQL
2 40 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 33 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 32 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 27 (3.62%) Oracle Database
6 18 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.74%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.34%) OLAP
9 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.34%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.54%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.40%) Text Mining
13 3 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 62 (8.31%) Subversion
2 48 (6.43%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.01%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.74%) Bugzilla
5 12 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.07%) Maven
7 7 (0.94%) JUnit
8 6 (0.80%) Selenium
8 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.54%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.40%) Hudson
10 3 (0.40%) Redmine
10 3 (0.40%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.40%) Firebug
10 3 (0.40%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.40%) JMeter
10 3 (0.40%) Toad
11 2 (0.27%) Ant
11 2 (0.27%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.27%) SCons
General
1 66 (8.85%) Finance
2 43 (5.76%) Telecoms
3 38 (5.09%) Automotive
4 34 (4.56%) Electronics
5 23 (3.08%) Billing
6 18 (2.41%) Games
7 15 (2.01%) Marketing
8 10 (1.34%) Advertising
9 5 (0.67%) Back Office
9 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.54%) Law
10 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.27%) French Language
12 2 (0.27%) German Language
12 2 (0.27%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 269 (36.06%) Developer
2 152 (20.38%) Software Engineer
3 79 (10.59%) Administrator
4 62 (8.31%) PHP Developer
5 61 (8.18%) Software Developer
6 58 (7.77%) Systems Administrator
7 55 (7.37%) Test Engineer
8 51 (6.84%) Linux Engineer
9 47 (6.30%) Analyst
10 44 (5.90%) Support Engineer
11 42 (5.63%) C++ Software Engineer
11 42 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
12 41 (5.50%) Software Test Engineer
13 40 (5.36%) Senior Developer
14 38 (5.09%) Java Developer
15 37 (4.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 35 (4.69%) Web Developer
17 25 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
18 24 (3.22%) Systems Engineer
19 21 (2.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (16.09%) HTML
2 116 (15.55%) CSS
3 89 (11.93%) jQuery
4 62 (8.31%) XML
5 58 (7.77%) Web Services
6 53 (7.10%) .NET
7 34 (4.56%) Ajax
8 30 (4.02%) LAMP
9 28 (3.75%) XHTML
9 28 (3.75%) J2EE
10 24 (3.22%) JSON
10 24 (3.22%) HTML5
11 22 (2.95%) CGI
12 21 (2.82%) Spring
13 19 (2.55%) RESTful
14 17 (2.28%) Smarty
14 17 (2.28%) CSS3
14 17 (2.28%) SOAP
15 15 (2.01%) Ruby on Rails
16 14 (1.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 124 (16.62%) Computer Science
2 72 (9.65%) Device Driver
3 63 (8.45%) Open Source
4 60 (8.04%) Mathematics
5 25 (3.35%) Streaming Video
5 25 (3.35%) MPEG
5 25 (3.35%) Firmware
6 22 (2.95%) IPTV
7 20 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 19 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.55%) LIMS
9 18 (2.41%) Informatics
9 18 (2.41%) Biology
10 16 (2.14%) Clustering
11 15 (2.01%) STB
12 14 (1.88%) Grid Computing
12 14 (1.88%) Physics
13 12 (1.61%) Robotics
14 11 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (1.07%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 222 (29.76%) Windows
2 200 (26.81%) UNIX
3 68 (9.12%) Solaris
4 56 (7.51%) Embedded Linux
5 35 (4.69%) Android
6 31 (4.16%) Mac OS X
7 25 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (2.55%) Ubuntu
9 16 (2.14%) Debian
9 16 (2.14%) Apple iOS
9 16 (2.14%) CentOS
9 16 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.80%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.80%) HPUX
12 5 (0.67%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.54%) Windows CE
13 4 (0.54%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.27%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (21.85%) Software Engineering
2 108 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (13.67%) OO
4 87 (11.66%) Multithreading
5 50 (6.70%) Unit Testing
6 48 (6.43%) OOD
6 48 (6.43%) Scrum
7 47 (6.30%) MVC
7 47 (6.30%) E-Commerce
8 36 (4.83%) ITIL
9 35 (4.69%) OOP
9 35 (4.69%) Web Development
9 35 (4.69%) Test Automation
10 31 (4.16%) Incident Management
11 30 (4.02%) TDD
12 27 (3.62%) Automated Testing
13 25 (3.35%) Software Testing
14 24 (3.22%) Load Balancing
15 20 (2.68%) Validation
15 20 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 213 (28.55%) Java
2 208 (27.88%) Perl
3 195 (26.14%) Python
4 174 (23.32%) C
5 165 (22.12%) SQL
6 142 (19.03%) C++
7 137 (18.36%) JavaScript
8 135 (18.10%) PHP
9 92 (12.33%) C#
10 59 (7.91%) Ruby
11 39 (5.23%) Bash Shell
12 33 (4.42%) Embedded C
13 27 (3.62%) PL/SQL
13 27 (3.62%) PHP5
14 19 (2.55%) Assembly Language
15 18 (2.41%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.61%) MATLAB
17 10 (1.34%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.34%) Bourne shell
17 10 (1.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 274 (36.73%) Degree
2 13 (1.74%) ISEB
3 12 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.94%) PhD
7 5 (0.67%) RHCE
8 4 (0.54%) CCNA
8 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.54%) MCSE
9 3 (0.40%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.27%) HNC
10 2 (0.27%) CISSP
10 2 (0.27%) GSEC
11 1 (0.13%) MCTS
11 1 (0.13%) MCITP
11 1 (0.13%) CCNP
11 1 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.30%) QA
2 25 (3.35%) JTAG
3 16 (2.14%) SLA
4 10 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.34%) XenServer
4 9 (1.21%) KVM
5 7 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.67%) Squid
7 5 (0.67%) Xen
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.67%) Corosync
8 2 (0.27%) vSphere
8 2 (0.27%) NFS
9 1 (0.13%) NDS
9 1 (0.13%) XenApp
9 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (4.16%) Puppet
2 22 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.21%) OpenSSO
4 8 (1.07%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (1.07%) Nagios
5 5 (0.67%) Nessus
5 5 (0.67%) SCOM
5 5 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (0.67%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.40%) Munin
7 2 (0.27%) Control-M
7 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 127 (17.02%) Oracle
2 62 (8.31%) Microsoft
3 57 (7.64%) VMware
4 51 (6.84%) Sun
5 43 (5.76%) Red Hat
6 36 (4.83%) Sybase
7 22 (2.95%) HP
8 19 (2.55%) Cisco
9 16 (2.14%) NetApp
10 15 (2.01%) IBM
11 13 (1.74%) Cognos
11 13 (1.74%) Intel
11 13 (1.74%) SunGard
12 11 (1.47%) Citrix
13 10 (1.34%) Teradata
14 9 (1.21%) Google
14 9 (1.21%) Symantec
15 8 (1.07%) Fortinet
15 8 (1.07%) Sourcefire
15 8 (1.07%) Juniper
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