Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Support
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 143 140
Rank change year-on-year -29 -3 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 11 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.35% 0.18% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.18% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 18
Cambridge median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -25.97% +17.07%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £35,875
90th Percentile £45,500 £44,750 £51,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £43,900
% change year-on-year +23.08% -25.97% +17.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3048 2210 2742
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.40% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 1842 2381
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Linux Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in Cambridge

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in Cambridge

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in Cambridge

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Linux Support 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 Cambridge region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
4 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) LAMP
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) JBoss
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VBScript
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) LDAP
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) LDAP
2 2 (18.18%) OpenVPN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) 4G
3 1 (9.09%) 5G
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Video on Demand
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
4 2 (18.18%) Debian
4 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) iptables
1 2 (18.18%) NFS
1 2 (18.18%) Samba
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco