The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 135 127 151
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.20% 0.44% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 5
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
Senior 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
2399 2133 2792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.05% 93.88% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1833 2459
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Senior 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 Senior Linux Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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 0 5 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Senior Linux Engineer
East of England

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Degree
3 9 (47.37%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) UNIX
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) C
4 8 (42.11%) Device Driver
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (21.05%) Memory Management
6 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) DTV
7 2 (10.53%) Perl
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) Electronics
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (10.53%) Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
8 1 (5.26%) Ethernet

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Device Driver
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (10.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) UNIX
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Memory Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) C
3 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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