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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 269 298 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.51% 21.41% 20.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.58% 66.67% 56.93%
Number of salaries quoted 194 238 269
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 404 447 527
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 29.30% 32.11% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 296 373 463
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 254 (46.61%) Python
2 230 (42.20%) Windows
3 207 (37.98%) Degree
4 190 (34.86%) Java
5 170 (31.19%) C++
6 164 (30.09%) Perl
7 144 (26.42%) Software Engineering
8 123 (22.57%) JavaScript
9 118 (21.65%) C
10 114 (20.92%) Computer Science
11 112 (20.55%) Mathematics
12 99 (18.17%) Bash Shell
13 98 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
14 90 (16.51%) VMware
15 88 (16.15%) Unix
16 83 (15.23%) SQL
16 83 (15.23%) MySQL
17 67 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 61 (11.19%) Firewall
18 61 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
18 61 (11.19%) Windows Server
19 60 (11.01%) DevOps
19 60 (11.01%) Apache
20 59 (10.83%) HTML
21 56 (10.28%) Puppet
22 54 (9.91%) Microsoft
23 53 (9.72%) Physics
24 50 (9.17%) CSS
25 49 (8.99%) C#
26 48 (8.81%) .NET

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 60 (11.01%) Apache
2 39 (7.16%) IIS
3 25 (4.59%) OpenStack
4 22 (4.04%) MS Exchange
5 20 (3.67%) Tomcat
6 17 (3.12%) nginx
7 14 (2.57%) CMS
7 14 (2.57%) Drupal
7 14 (2.57%) WordPress
8 13 (2.39%) ColdFusion
9 10 (1.83%) Apache Spark
9 10 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.47%) Skype for Business
10 8 (1.47%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.10%) JBoss
12 5 (0.92%) DNN
12 5 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.73%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.55%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
3 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.28%) Office 365
6 6 (1.10%) SaaS
7 4 (0.73%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.73%) GitHub
7 4 (0.73%) IaaS
7 4 (0.73%) Route 53
7 4 (0.73%) Twilio
8 2 (0.37%) PaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 61 (11.19%) Firewall
2 47 (8.62%) Wireless
3 39 (7.16%) TCP/IP
4 37 (6.79%) Wi-Fi
5 28 (5.14%) DNS
6 25 (4.59%) Internet
7 23 (4.22%) Bluetooth
8 21 (3.85%) DHCP
9 17 (3.12%) LAN
9 17 (3.12%) Network Security
10 15 (2.75%) 802.11
11 14 (2.57%) SAN
12 12 (2.20%) ZigBee
13 11 (2.02%) Ethernet
13 11 (2.02%) WAN
14 10 (1.83%) VLAN
14 10 (1.83%) VPN
15 9 (1.65%) LDAP
16 8 (1.47%) IPsec
16 8 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (15.23%) MySQL
2 32 (5.87%) SQL Server
3 17 (3.12%) Amazon RDS
4 15 (2.75%) Big Data
5 12 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.10%) Text Mining
9 4 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.73%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.55%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.75%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.57%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.73%) GCC
5 4 (0.73%) JIRA
5 4 (0.73%) Selenium
6 3 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.55%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.55%) Jasmine
6 3 (0.55%) Subversion
7 2 (0.37%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.37%) Maven
7 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.37%) Mocha
8 1 (0.18%) jMock
8 1 (0.18%) JUnit
8 1 (0.18%) Mockito
8 1 (0.18%) webpack
General
1 35 (6.42%) Finance
2 23 (4.22%) Electronics
3 13 (2.39%) Automotive
4 12 (2.20%) Games
5 9 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.10%) Banking
7 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.92%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.92%) Law
8 5 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.73%) Marketing
10 3 (0.55%) Publishing
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) French Language
11 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 142 (26.06%) Developer
2 135 (24.77%) Software Engineer
3 63 (11.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 56 (10.28%) Graduate
5 55 (10.09%) Linux Engineer
6 51 (9.36%) Embedded Engineer
7 46 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 45 (8.26%) Software Developer
9 37 (6.79%) Support Engineer
10 36 (6.61%) Java Developer
11 35 (6.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 33 (6.06%) C++ Developer
12 33 (6.06%) Development Engineer
13 30 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
14 29 (5.32%) Administrator
14 29 (5.32%) C++ Software Developer
14 29 (5.32%) Graduate Developer
15 27 (4.95%) Graduate Software Developer
16 25 (4.59%) Software Development Engineer
16 25 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (10.83%) HTML
2 50 (9.17%) CSS
3 48 (8.81%) .NET
4 45 (8.26%) Web Services
5 32 (5.87%) HTML5
6 23 (4.22%) LAMP
7 21 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 19 (3.49%) Node.js
9 16 (2.94%) CSS3
9 16 (2.94%) RESTful
10 15 (2.75%) 802.1X
10 15 (2.75%) REST
10 15 (2.75%) Spring
10 15 (2.75%) XML
11 14 (2.57%) jQuery
12 13 (2.39%) Natural Language Processing
13 11 (2.02%) Django
14 9 (1.65%) Hibernate
14 9 (1.65%) J2EE
15 8 (1.47%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 114 (20.92%) Computer Science
2 34 (6.24%) Algorithms
2 34 (6.24%) Linux Command Line
3 32 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.75%) Private Cloud
5 11 (2.02%) Internet of Things
5 11 (2.02%) Life Science
5 11 (2.02%) Smart Home
5 11 (2.02%) User Experience
6 8 (1.47%) 3D Printing
6 8 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.10%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.10%) Device Driver
8 5 (0.92%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.73%) Clustering
9 4 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.73%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 230 (42.20%) Windows
2 88 (16.15%) Unix
3 61 (11.19%) Windows Server
4 41 (7.52%) Android
5 23 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.30%) CentOS
6 18 (3.30%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.57%) Solaris
9 11 (2.02%) Debian
10 9 (1.65%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 8 (1.47%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.10%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.10%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.10%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (26.42%) Software Engineering
2 112 (20.55%) Mathematics
3 98 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (11.01%) DevOps
5 53 (9.72%) Physics
6 45 (8.26%) Machine Learning
7 39 (7.16%) Visualisation
8 36 (6.61%) SDLC
9 34 (6.24%) Scrum
10 31 (5.69%) Web Development
11 30 (5.50%) Data Visualisation
12 28 (5.14%) Configuration Management
12 28 (5.14%) OO
13 27 (4.95%) Mentoring
13 27 (4.95%) Multithreading
14 26 (4.77%) Cross-Platform Development
14 26 (4.77%) ITIL
15 24 (4.40%) Artificial Intelligence
16 23 (4.22%) Android Development
17 20 (3.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 254 (46.61%) Python
2 190 (34.86%) Java
3 170 (31.19%) C++
4 164 (30.09%) Perl
5 123 (22.57%) JavaScript
6 118 (21.65%) C
7 99 (18.17%) Bash Shell
8 83 (15.23%) SQL
9 49 (8.99%) C#
10 38 (6.97%) PHP
11 37 (6.79%) PowerShell
12 29 (5.32%) Ruby
13 11 (2.02%) Embedded C
14 10 (1.83%) Lua
15 9 (1.65%) Scala
16 7 (1.28%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.92%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.73%) Embedded C++
19 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
19 2 (0.37%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 207 (37.98%) Degree
2 40 (7.34%) PhD
3 8 (1.47%) CCNP
3 8 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.28%) LPIC
5 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.92%) MCSA
6 5 (0.92%) MCSE
6 5 (0.92%) RHCE
6 5 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.73%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.55%) RHCSA
8 3 (0.55%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) CCSA
9 1 (0.18%) CCSE
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.79%) QA
2 4 (0.73%) SLA
3 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) ISO13485
System Software
1 67 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (6.79%) Active Directory
3 36 (6.61%) Docker
4 32 (5.87%) Firmware
5 29 (5.32%) Hyper-V
6 24 (4.40%) KVM
7 9 (1.65%) vSphere
8 8 (1.47%) Xen
9 7 (1.28%) iptables
9 7 (1.28%) pfSense
9 7 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.10%) XenApp
10 6 (1.10%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.92%) LXC
12 4 (0.73%) QEMU
12 4 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.18%) GFS2
13 1 (0.18%) NFS
13 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (10.28%) Puppet
2 44 (8.07%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (3.49%) Nagios
4 16 (2.94%) Salt
5 15 (2.75%) Ansible
5 15 (2.75%) Grafana
5 15 (2.75%) Packer
6 14 (2.57%) Munin
6 14 (2.57%) ZABBIX
7 8 (1.47%) SCCM
8 5 (0.92%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.55%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.18%) Consul
10 1 (0.18%) Graphite
10 1 (0.18%) Kibana
10 1 (0.18%) logstash
10 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 90 (16.51%) VMware
2 54 (9.91%) Microsoft
3 40 (7.34%) Cisco
4 30 (5.50%) Oracle
5 19 (3.49%) Sun
6 7 (1.28%) Citrix
6 7 (1.28%) QNX
7 6 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 5 (0.92%) Brocade
8 5 (0.92%) CA
8 5 (0.92%) Pegasus
8 5 (0.92%) Riverbed
8 5 (0.92%) Serena
8 5 (0.92%) Vyatta
9 4 (0.73%) Apple
9 4 (0.73%) F5
9 4 (0.73%) NetApp
9 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.55%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.55%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Pension+Healthcare+25 Days holiday++more benefit
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Very best around++Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, health insurance, life insu
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Prospects + Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago