The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 257 271 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.75% 22.97% 18.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.23% 64.99% 59.47%
Number of salaries quoted 209 230 233
Median salary £50,000 £46,750 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +6.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 413 417 454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 30.12% 35.34% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 336 362 373
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Cambridge

Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Linux in Cambridge

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Linux.

1 255 (49.04%) Python
2 208 (40.00%) Windows
3 196 (37.69%) C++
3 196 (37.69%) Java
3 196 (37.69%) Degree
4 173 (33.27%) Software Engineering
5 149 (28.65%) C
6 128 (24.62%) Perl
7 122 (23.46%) Mathematics
8 103 (19.81%) Computer Science
9 94 (18.08%) JavaScript
10 87 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (14.62%) DevOps
12 74 (14.23%) Bash Shell
13 73 (14.04%) VMware
14 72 (13.85%) Wireless
15 71 (13.65%) Unix
15 71 (13.65%) Physics
15 71 (13.65%) Machine Learning
16 69 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
17 63 (12.12%) MySQL
18 60 (11.54%) C#
18 60 (11.54%) Puppet
19 59 (11.35%) Computer Science Degree
20 58 (11.15%) SQL
21 57 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
21 57 (10.96%) Docker
22 56 (10.77%) Android
23 52 (10.00%) Windows Server
24 50 (9.62%) Opscode Chef

Linux
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 50 (9.62%) Apache
2 34 (6.54%) IIS
3 23 (4.42%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.23%) OpenStack
5 15 (2.88%) nginx
6 14 (2.69%) MS Exchange
7 12 (2.31%) Apache Spark
8 11 (2.12%) ColdFusion
9 10 (1.92%) CMS
9 10 (1.92%) Drupal
9 10 (1.92%) WordPress
10 9 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.54%) Skype for Business
12 6 (1.15%) DNN
13 5 (0.96%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.96%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.58%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 69 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.50%) Office 365
4 11 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.35%) SaaS
6 6 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.15%) IaaS
7 4 (0.77%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.77%) GitHub
7 4 (0.77%) Route 53
7 4 (0.77%) Twilio
8 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.38%) PaaS
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 72 (13.85%) Wireless
2 47 (9.04%) Firewall
3 44 (8.46%) Wi-Fi
4 33 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 22 (4.23%) Internet
6 20 (3.85%) Bluetooth
7 17 (3.27%) DNS
7 17 (3.27%) Network Security
8 14 (2.69%) DHCP
8 14 (2.69%) SAN
9 12 (2.31%) VLAN
9 12 (2.31%) ZigBee
10 9 (1.73%) LAN
11 8 (1.54%) Skype
11 8 (1.54%) Unified Communications
12 7 (1.35%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.15%) 802.11
13 6 (1.15%) LDAP
13 6 (1.15%) PPP
13 6 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.12%) MySQL
2 25 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.46%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
5 14 (2.69%) Big Data
6 12 (2.31%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.35%) Text Mining
9 5 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.77%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.58%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.58%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.58%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (9.04%) Git (software)
2 37 (7.12%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.08%) TeamCity
4 13 (2.50%) Vagrant
5 10 (1.92%) Mercurial
6 5 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.96%) Maven
7 4 (0.77%) GCC
8 2 (0.38%) JIRA
9 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.19%) Hudson
9 1 (0.19%) JMeter
9 1 (0.19%) jMock
9 1 (0.19%) JUnit
9 1 (0.19%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.19%) Mockito
9 1 (0.19%) Selenium
9 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (5.19%) Finance
2 21 (4.04%) Electronics
3 20 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.73%) Games
6 7 (1.35%) Banking
7 6 (1.15%) Automotive
8 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.96%) Law
8 5 (0.96%) Marketing
8 5 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.77%) Publishing
10 2 (0.38%) Advertising
10 2 (0.38%) French Language
10 2 (0.38%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 147 (28.27%) Developer
2 139 (26.73%) Software Engineer
3 89 (17.12%) C++ Software Engineer
4 67 (12.88%) Graduate
5 59 (11.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 57 (10.96%) Software Developer
7 47 (9.04%) C++ Developer
8 46 (8.85%) Embedded Engineer
8 46 (8.85%) Graduate Developer
9 45 (8.65%) C++ Software Developer
10 40 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
11 39 (7.50%) C Software Engineer
12 35 (6.73%) Graduate Software Developer
13 34 (6.54%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 32 (6.15%) Graduate C++ Developer
14 32 (6.15%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
15 31 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
16 30 (5.77%) Java Developer
17 28 (5.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 27 (5.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.42%) HTML
2 48 (9.23%) CSS
3 45 (8.65%) Web Services
4 43 (8.27%) .NET
5 29 (5.58%) HTML5
6 22 (4.23%) CSS3
7 19 (3.65%) AngularJS
8 16 (3.08%) Apache Axis
8 16 (3.08%) LAMP
9 15 (2.88%) Node.js
9 15 (2.88%) Spring
10 14 (2.69%) jQuery
11 13 (2.50%) RESTful
12 9 (1.73%) Django
13 7 (1.35%) J2EE
13 7 (1.35%) Natural Language Processing
13 7 (1.35%) REST
13 7 (1.35%) XML
14 6 (1.15%) 802.1X
14 6 (1.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 103 (19.81%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.65%) Algorithms
3 26 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.46%) 3D Printing
5 16 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.50%) Private Cloud
7 10 (1.92%) Internet of Things
8 9 (1.73%) Life Science
8 9 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.73%) Smart Home
9 6 (1.15%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.15%) Device Driver
10 5 (0.96%) Clustering
11 4 (0.77%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.77%) Smart Energy
11 4 (0.77%) User Experience
12 3 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 208 (40.00%) Windows
2 71 (13.65%) Unix
3 56 (10.77%) Android
4 52 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 26 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (3.85%) CentOS
7 20 (3.85%) Debian
8 16 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
9 15 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (2.69%) Solaris
10 14 (2.69%) Ubuntu
11 11 (2.12%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.96%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.96%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.96%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.77%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.38%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (33.27%) Software Engineering
2 122 (23.46%) Mathematics
3 87 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (14.62%) DevOps
5 71 (13.65%) Machine Learning
5 71 (13.65%) Physics
6 44 (8.46%) OO
7 42 (8.08%) Multithreading
8 40 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
9 38 (7.31%) Web Development
10 37 (7.12%) Mentoring
11 35 (6.73%) Configuration Management
12 33 (6.35%) SDLC
13 31 (5.96%) Test Automation
14 29 (5.58%) Scrum
15 27 (5.19%) TDD
16 25 (4.81%) ITIL
17 22 (4.23%) Android Development
18 18 (3.46%) CAD
18 18 (3.46%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 255 (49.04%) Python
2 196 (37.69%) C++
2 196 (37.69%) Java
3 149 (28.65%) C
4 128 (24.62%) Perl
5 94 (18.08%) JavaScript
6 74 (14.23%) Bash Shell
7 60 (11.54%) C#
8 58 (11.15%) SQL
9 38 (7.31%) PowerShell
10 30 (5.77%) PHP
11 24 (4.62%) Ruby
12 19 (3.65%) MATLAB
13 11 (2.12%) Embedded C
14 9 (1.73%) Scala
15 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.96%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.77%) Lua
18 3 (0.58%) Assembly Language
19 2 (0.38%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 196 (37.69%) Degree
2 59 (11.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (8.46%) Numerate Degree
4 36 (6.92%) PhD
5 7 (1.35%) LPIC
6 6 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.96%) MCSA
7 5 (0.96%) MCSE
7 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.96%) RHCE
8 4 (0.77%) CCNP
9 3 (0.58%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.58%) RHCSA
9 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.58%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.38%) CCNA
11 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.62%) QA
2 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 57 (10.96%) Docker
1 57 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (7.88%) Firmware
3 27 (5.19%) Active Directory
4 26 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 22 (4.23%) KVM
6 9 (1.73%) Xen
7 8 (1.54%) LXC
8 5 (0.96%) vSphere
8 5 (0.96%) XenApp
8 5 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.77%) iptables
9 4 (0.77%) pfSense
9 4 (0.77%) QEMU
9 4 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.19%) GFS2
11 1 (0.19%) NFS
11 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 60 (11.54%) Puppet
2 50 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (3.85%) Ansible
4 19 (3.65%) Grafana
5 18 (3.46%) Munin
5 18 (3.46%) ZABBIX
6 15 (2.88%) Salt
7 13 (2.50%) Packer
8 8 (1.54%) Kubernetes
8 8 (1.54%) SCCM
9 6 (1.15%) Nagios
10 5 (0.96%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (0.58%) Graphite
11 3 (0.58%) Kibana
11 3 (0.58%) logstash
12 2 (0.38%) Graylog
13 1 (0.19%) Oozie
13 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 73 (14.04%) VMware
2 46 (8.85%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.81%) Cisco
3 25 (4.81%) Oracle
4 10 (1.92%) Sun
5 9 (1.73%) Apple
6 8 (1.54%) NETGEAR
7 6 (1.15%) Citrix
7 6 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 5 (0.96%) Brocade
8 5 (0.96%) CA
8 5 (0.96%) NetApp
8 5 (0.96%) Pegasus
8 5 (0.96%) Perforce
8 5 (0.96%) Riverbed
8 5 (0.96%) Vyatta
9 4 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.77%) Serena
10 3 (0.58%) Intel
10 3 (0.58%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + Full Benefits Package,Best Around!!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k-68k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 50,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £65k - 68k per year + Pension + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Lucrative benefits+Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55K + Bespoke benefits package + 25 days hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago