The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 103 107 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.25% 0.54% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.56% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,775
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -10.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1164 1441 1411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.49% 97.36% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1127 1161
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Linux Support in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
8 2 (16.67%) Workflow Management
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (16.67%) Apple
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
3 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow Management
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Apple