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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 8 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 267 280 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 21.89% 18.97% 18.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.81% 66.67% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 201 204 228
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £63,250
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 388 420 487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 31.80% 28.46% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 286 334 423
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 246 (44.65%) Python
2 227 (41.20%) Windows
3 213 (38.66%) Degree
4 190 (34.48%) Java
5 154 (27.95%) C++
6 151 (27.40%) Perl
7 138 (25.05%) Software Engineering
8 132 (23.96%) Computer Science
9 122 (22.14%) JavaScript
10 112 (20.33%) Mathematics
10 112 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
11 111 (20.15%) C
12 99 (17.97%) Unix
13 96 (17.42%) Bash Shell
14 86 (15.61%) SQL
14 86 (15.61%) MySQL
15 81 (14.70%) VMware
16 69 (12.52%) Firewall
16 69 (12.52%) HTML
17 60 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
17 60 (10.89%) Windows Server
18 59 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
18 59 (10.71%) Apache
19 55 (9.98%) C#
20 54 (9.80%) CSS
20 54 (9.80%) DevOps
21 52 (9.44%) .NET
21 52 (9.44%) Physics
22 50 (9.07%) Microsoft
23 49 (8.89%) Git (software)

Linux
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 59 (10.71%) Apache
2 31 (5.63%) MS Exchange
3 28 (5.08%) IIS
4 25 (4.54%) OpenStack
5 20 (3.63%) Tomcat
6 17 (3.09%) nginx
7 16 (2.90%) WebLogic
8 15 (2.72%) CMS
8 15 (2.72%) Drupal
8 15 (2.72%) WordPress
9 13 (2.36%) ColdFusion
10 11 (2.00%) JBoss
11 9 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (1.09%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.91%) DNN
14 5 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.73%) Jetty
15 4 (0.73%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
3 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.09%) Office 365
6 5 (0.91%) SaaS
7 4 (0.73%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.73%) GitHub
7 4 (0.73%) Route 53
7 4 (0.73%) Twilio
8 3 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.54%) IaaS
9 2 (0.36%) PaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (12.52%) Firewall
2 41 (7.44%) TCP/IP
3 36 (6.53%) Wireless
4 32 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
5 30 (5.44%) DNS
6 26 (4.72%) Internet
7 23 (4.17%) Network Security
8 21 (3.81%) Bluetooth
8 21 (3.81%) DHCP
9 19 (3.45%) LAN
10 17 (3.09%) HTTP
11 15 (2.72%) 802.11
11 15 (2.72%) SAN
12 14 (2.54%) VPN
13 13 (2.36%) WAN
14 10 (1.81%) Ethernet
15 9 (1.63%) LDAP
16 8 (1.45%) VLAN
16 8 (1.45%) ZigBee
17 7 (1.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (15.61%) MySQL
2 26 (4.72%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.81%) Big Data
4 17 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.54%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.91%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.73%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.73%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.73%) Text Mining
10 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.54%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.90%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.72%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.54%) Vagrant
5 10 (1.81%) JIRA
6 7 (1.27%) Subversion
7 4 (0.73%) GCC
7 4 (0.73%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.73%) Selenium
8 3 (0.54%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.36%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.36%) Maven
9 2 (0.36%) Mocha
10 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.18%) Hudson
10 1 (0.18%) jMock
10 1 (0.18%) JUnit
10 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.18%) Mockito
General
1 37 (6.72%) Finance
2 22 (3.99%) Electronics
3 16 (2.90%) Automotive
4 15 (2.72%) Games
5 6 (1.09%) French Language
5 6 (1.09%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.09%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.91%) German Language
6 5 (0.91%) Japanese Language
6 5 (0.91%) Law
6 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.73%) Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Marketing
7 4 (0.73%) Publishing
8 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 145 (26.32%) Developer
2 133 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 61 (11.07%) Graduate
4 58 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 48 (8.71%) C++ Software Engineer
6 43 (7.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 43 (7.80%) Embedded Engineer
6 43 (7.80%) Java Developer
7 42 (7.62%) Software Developer
8 37 (6.72%) Development Engineer
9 32 (5.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 31 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
11 30 (5.44%) Support Engineer
12 29 (5.26%) Java Engineer
13 28 (5.08%) Administrator
14 27 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
15 26 (4.72%) C++ Developer
16 25 (4.54%) Software Development Engineer
16 25 (4.54%) Test Engineer
17 24 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.52%) HTML
2 54 (9.80%) CSS
3 52 (9.44%) .NET
4 47 (8.53%) Web Services
5 40 (7.26%) HTML5
6 31 (5.63%) XML
7 26 (4.72%) LAMP
8 22 (3.99%) AngularJS
8 22 (3.99%) REST
9 21 (3.81%) Node.js
10 20 (3.63%) RESTful
10 20 (3.63%) Spring
11 19 (3.45%) J2EE
11 19 (3.45%) jQuery
12 16 (2.90%) Hibernate
13 15 (2.72%) 802.1X
13 15 (2.72%) ASP.NET
13 15 (2.72%) CSS3
14 14 (2.54%) JSON
15 13 (2.36%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 132 (23.96%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.08%) Linux Command Line
3 37 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (6.35%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.90%) User Experience
6 15 (2.72%) Private Cloud
7 10 (1.81%) Life Science
8 9 (1.63%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.45%) Smart Home
10 7 (1.27%) Clustering
10 7 (1.27%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.91%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.73%) Device Driver
13 4 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.73%) Grid Computing
14 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 227 (41.20%) Windows
2 99 (17.97%) Unix
3 60 (10.89%) Windows Server
4 42 (7.62%) Android
5 21 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (2.90%) CentOS
7 16 (2.90%) Ubuntu
8 15 (2.72%) Embedded Linux
9 14 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (2.54%) Solaris
9 14 (2.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 9 (1.63%) Debian
11 7 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (1.09%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.09%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.09%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.54%) Fedora
13 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (25.05%) Software Engineering
2 112 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (20.33%) Mathematics
3 54 (9.80%) DevOps
4 52 (9.44%) Physics
5 43 (7.80%) Scrum
6 42 (7.62%) Visualisation
7 41 (7.44%) SDLC
8 33 (5.99%) Web Development
9 30 (5.44%) Data Visualisation
10 28 (5.08%) OO
11 27 (4.90%) Multithreading
12 26 (4.72%) Cross-Platform Development
12 26 (4.72%) ITIL
13 24 (4.36%) Machine Learning
13 24 (4.36%) Test Automation
14 22 (3.99%) Android Development
14 22 (3.99%) Configuration Management
15 20 (3.63%) Analytics
15 20 (3.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 246 (44.65%) Python
2 190 (34.48%) Java
3 154 (27.95%) C++
4 151 (27.40%) Perl
5 122 (22.14%) JavaScript
6 111 (20.15%) C
7 96 (17.42%) Bash Shell
8 86 (15.61%) SQL
9 55 (9.98%) C#
10 41 (7.44%) PHP
11 33 (5.99%) Ruby
12 25 (4.54%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.18%) Scala
14 11 (2.00%) Embedded C
15 10 (1.81%) Lua
16 4 (0.73%) Embedded C++
16 4 (0.73%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.54%) Erlang
17 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.36%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 213 (38.66%) Degree
2 39 (7.08%) PhD
3 10 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.45%) CCNP
5 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.91%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.73%) LPIC
6 4 (0.73%) MCSE
6 4 (0.73%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.54%) CCSA
7 3 (0.54%) CCSE
7 3 (0.54%) MCSA
7 3 (0.54%) RHCE
7 3 (0.54%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) CCNA
8 2 (0.36%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.18%) MCP
9 1 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.35%) QA
2 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.73%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO13485
System Software
1 60 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.53%) Active Directory
3 29 (5.26%) Docker
4 23 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 23 (4.17%) KVM
5 22 (3.99%) Firmware
6 9 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (1.63%) vSphere
7 6 (1.09%) iptables
7 6 (1.09%) pfSense
7 6 (1.09%) Xen
8 5 (0.91%) LXC
9 4 (0.73%) QEMU
9 4 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.54%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.54%) XenApp
10 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.36%) NFS
12 1 (0.18%) GFS2
12 1 (0.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 47 (8.53%) Puppet
2 39 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (3.45%) Nagios
4 15 (2.72%) Ansible
4 15 (2.72%) Packer
5 13 (2.36%) Salt
6 11 (2.00%) Grafana
7 10 (1.81%) Munin
7 10 (1.81%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.91%) SCCM
9 3 (0.54%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.36%) Kibana
10 2 (0.36%) logstash
11 1 (0.18%) Consul
11 1 (0.18%) Graphite
11 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 81 (14.70%) VMware
2 50 (9.07%) Microsoft
3 42 (7.62%) Cisco
4 34 (6.17%) Oracle
5 22 (3.99%) Sun
6 12 (2.18%) QNX
7 10 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.63%) Intel
9 5 (0.91%) Brocade
9 5 (0.91%) CA
9 5 (0.91%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.91%) IBM
9 5 (0.91%) Pegasus
9 5 (0.91%) Riverbed
9 5 (0.91%) Serena
9 5 (0.91%) Vyatta
10 4 (0.73%) NetApp
10 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.54%) Citrix
11 3 (0.54%) SAP
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