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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 9 9 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 262 280 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 21.80% 18.88% 18.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.77% 66.19% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 196 204 233
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 £30,487
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £62,000
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 381 423 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 31.70% 28.52% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 279 336 430
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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cambridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 243 (44.59%) Python
2 226 (41.47%) Windows
3 211 (38.72%) Degree
4 189 (34.68%) Java
5 154 (28.26%) C++
6 149 (27.34%) Perl
7 134 (24.59%) Software Engineering
8 129 (23.67%) Computer Science
9 121 (22.20%) JavaScript
10 112 (20.55%) Mathematics
11 110 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
12 108 (19.82%) C
13 98 (17.98%) Unix
14 94 (17.25%) Bash Shell
15 86 (15.78%) SQL
16 85 (15.60%) MySQL
17 80 (14.68%) VMware
18 69 (12.66%) Firewall
18 69 (12.66%) HTML
19 59 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
19 59 (10.83%) Windows Server
20 58 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
20 58 (10.64%) Apache
21 55 (10.09%) C#
22 54 (9.91%) CSS
23 53 (9.72%) DevOps
24 52 (9.54%) .NET
24 52 (9.54%) Physics
25 49 (8.99%) Microsoft
26 48 (8.81%) 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 58 (10.64%) Apache
2 31 (5.69%) MS Exchange
3 28 (5.14%) IIS
4 25 (4.59%) OpenStack
5 20 (3.67%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.94%) nginx
6 16 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.75%) CMS
7 15 (2.75%) Drupal
7 15 (2.75%) WordPress
8 13 (2.39%) ColdFusion
9 11 (2.02%) JBoss
10 8 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.10%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.92%) DNN
12 5 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.73%) Jetty
13 4 (0.73%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.92%) Office 365
6 5 (0.92%) 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 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.55%) IaaS
9 2 (0.37%) PaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (12.66%) Firewall
2 40 (7.34%) TCP/IP
3 36 (6.61%) Wireless
4 31 (5.69%) Wi-Fi
5 29 (5.32%) DNS
6 26 (4.77%) Internet
7 23 (4.22%) Network Security
8 21 (3.85%) Bluetooth
9 20 (3.67%) DHCP
10 19 (3.49%) LAN
11 16 (2.94%) HTTP
12 15 (2.75%) 802.11
13 14 (2.57%) SAN
13 14 (2.57%) VPN
14 13 (2.39%) WAN
15 10 (1.83%) Ethernet
16 8 (1.47%) ZigBee
17 7 (1.28%) IPsec
17 7 (1.28%) LDAP
17 7 (1.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (15.60%) MySQL
2 26 (4.77%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.30%) Big Data
4 17 (3.12%) Amazon RDS
5 14 (2.57%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.92%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.73%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.73%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.73%) Text Mining
10 3 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
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 48 (8.81%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.95%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.75%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.57%) Vagrant
5 9 (1.65%) JIRA
6 6 (1.10%) Subversion
7 4 (0.73%) GCC
7 4 (0.73%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.73%) Selenium
8 3 (0.55%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.37%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.37%) Maven
9 2 (0.37%) Mocha
10 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.18%) Hudson
10 1 (0.18%) jMock
10 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.18%) Mockito
10 1 (0.18%) webpack
General
1 35 (6.42%) Finance
2 22 (4.04%) Electronics
3 16 (2.94%) Automotive
4 15 (2.75%) Games
5 6 (1.10%) French Language
5 6 (1.10%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.92%) German Language
6 5 (0.92%) Japanese Language
6 5 (0.92%) Law
6 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.73%) Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Marketing
7 4 (0.73%) Publishing
8 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 144 (26.42%) Developer
2 130 (23.85%) Software Engineer
3 61 (11.19%) Graduate
4 57 (10.46%) Linux Engineer
5 48 (8.81%) C++ Software Engineer
6 43 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 43 (7.89%) Embedded Engineer
6 43 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 42 (7.71%) Software Developer
8 37 (6.79%) Development Engineer
9 32 (5.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 30 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 30 (5.50%) Support Engineer
11 28 (5.14%) Java Engineer
12 27 (4.95%) Administrator
13 26 (4.77%) C++ Developer
13 26 (4.77%) Java Software Engineer
14 25 (4.59%) Software Development Engineer
14 25 (4.59%) Test Engineer
15 23 (4.22%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.66%) HTML
2 54 (9.91%) CSS
3 52 (9.54%) .NET
4 46 (8.44%) Web Services
5 40 (7.34%) HTML5
6 29 (5.32%) XML
7 25 (4.59%) LAMP
8 21 (3.85%) REST
9 20 (3.67%) AngularJS
9 20 (3.67%) Node.js
9 20 (3.67%) RESTful
9 20 (3.67%) Spring
10 19 (3.49%) J2EE
10 19 (3.49%) jQuery
11 16 (2.94%) Hibernate
12 15 (2.75%) 802.1X
12 15 (2.75%) ASP.NET
12 15 (2.75%) CSS3
13 13 (2.39%) JSP
13 13 (2.39%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 129 (23.67%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.16%) Linux Command Line
3 37 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.94%) User Experience
6 15 (2.75%) Private Cloud
7 10 (1.83%) Life Science
8 8 (1.47%) Smart Home
9 7 (1.28%) Clustering
9 7 (1.28%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.28%) Internet of Things
9 7 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.92%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.73%) Device Driver
11 4 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (0.73%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 226 (41.47%) Windows
2 98 (17.98%) Unix
3 59 (10.83%) Windows Server
4 42 (7.71%) Android
5 21 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.75%) CentOS
7 15 (2.75%) Ubuntu
8 14 (2.57%) Embedded Linux
8 14 (2.57%) Solaris
8 14 (2.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 13 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.65%) Debian
11 7 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (1.10%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.10%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.10%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.92%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.55%) Fedora
15 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (24.59%) Software Engineering
2 112 (20.55%) Mathematics
3 110 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (9.72%) DevOps
5 52 (9.54%) Physics
6 43 (7.89%) Scrum
7 42 (7.71%) Visualisation
8 40 (7.34%) SDLC
9 33 (6.06%) Web Development
10 30 (5.50%) Data Visualisation
11 28 (5.14%) OO
12 27 (4.95%) Multithreading
13 26 (4.77%) Cross-Platform Development
13 26 (4.77%) ITIL
14 24 (4.40%) Machine Learning
14 24 (4.40%) Test Automation
15 22 (4.04%) Android Development
16 21 (3.85%) Configuration Management
17 20 (3.67%) Analytics
17 20 (3.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 243 (44.59%) Python
2 189 (34.68%) Java
3 154 (28.26%) C++
4 149 (27.34%) Perl
5 121 (22.20%) JavaScript
6 108 (19.82%) C
7 94 (17.25%) Bash Shell
8 86 (15.78%) SQL
9 55 (10.09%) C#
10 41 (7.52%) PHP
11 32 (5.87%) Ruby
12 25 (4.59%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.02%) Embedded C
13 11 (2.02%) Scala
14 10 (1.83%) Lua
15 4 (0.73%) Embedded C++
15 4 (0.73%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.37%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 211 (38.72%) Degree
2 39 (7.16%) PhD
3 10 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.47%) CCNP
5 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.73%) LPIC
6 4 (0.73%) MCSE
6 4 (0.73%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.55%) CCSA
7 3 (0.55%) CCSE
7 3 (0.55%) MCSA
7 3 (0.55%) RHCE
7 3 (0.55%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.55%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) CCNA
8 2 (0.37%) 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 (6.42%) QA
2 5 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.73%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO13485
System Software
1 59 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.61%) Active Directory
3 29 (5.32%) Docker
4 23 (4.22%) Hyper-V
4 23 (4.22%) KVM
5 22 (4.04%) Firmware
6 9 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (1.65%) vSphere
7 6 (1.10%) iptables
7 6 (1.10%) pfSense
7 6 (1.10%) Xen
8 5 (0.92%) LXC
9 4 (0.73%) QEMU
10 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.55%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.55%) XenApp
10 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.18%) GFS2
11 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 46 (8.44%) Puppet
2 38 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (3.49%) Nagios
4 15 (2.75%) Packer
5 14 (2.57%) Ansible
6 13 (2.39%) Salt
7 11 (2.02%) Grafana
8 10 (1.83%) Munin
8 10 (1.83%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.92%) SCCM
10 3 (0.55%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.18%) Consul
12 1 (0.18%) Graphite
12 1 (0.18%) Kibana
12 1 (0.18%) logstash
12 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 80 (14.68%) VMware
2 49 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 42 (7.71%) Cisco
4 33 (6.06%) Oracle
5 21 (3.85%) Sun
6 12 (2.20%) QNX
7 9 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.47%) Intel
9 5 (0.92%) Brocade
9 5 (0.92%) CA
9 5 (0.92%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.92%) IBM
9 5 (0.92%) Pegasus
9 5 (0.92%) Riverbed
9 5 (0.92%) Serena
9 5 (0.92%) Vyatta
10 4 (0.73%) NetApp
10 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.55%) Citrix
11 3 (0.55%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum plus company benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago