The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 9 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 312 319 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.13% 14.77% 14.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.52% 55.67% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 242 240 265
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 £29,500 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 552 573 633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.07% 26.53% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 411 466 546
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 267 £45,000 +5.88% 54
Peterborough -15 10 £31,750 -20.62% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £42,500 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 278 (43.57%) Python
2 250 (39.18%) Windows
3 236 (36.99%) Degree
4 206 (32.29%) Java
5 180 (28.21%) C++
6 164 (25.71%) Software Engineering
7 153 (23.98%) Perl
8 145 (22.73%) Computer Science
9 141 (22.10%) JavaScript
10 140 (21.94%) C
11 124 (19.44%) SQL
11 124 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
12 115 (18.03%) Mathematics
13 107 (16.77%) Unix
13 107 (16.77%) Bash Shell
14 88 (13.79%) MySQL
14 88 (13.79%) VMware
15 72 (11.29%) Firewall
16 70 (10.97%) HTML
17 68 (10.66%) Windows Server
18 66 (10.34%) Apache
19 65 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
20 62 (9.72%) Microsoft
21 61 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
21 61 (9.56%) C#
21 61 (9.56%) DevOps
22 60 (9.40%) Git (software)
23 55 (8.62%) PHP
23 55 (8.62%) CSS
24 54 (8.46%) .NET

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 66 (10.34%) Apache
2 35 (5.49%) MS Exchange
3 28 (4.39%) IIS
4 27 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 25 (3.92%) OpenStack
6 23 (3.61%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.66%) nginx
8 15 (2.35%) CMS
8 15 (2.35%) Drupal
8 15 (2.35%) WordPress
9 13 (2.04%) ColdFusion
10 11 (1.72%) JBoss
11 9 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.94%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.78%) DNN
14 5 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.63%) Jetty
15 4 (0.63%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 7 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
5 12 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (1.72%) SaaS
7 8 (1.25%) GitHub
8 7 (1.10%) Office 365
9 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.63%) Route 53
9 4 (0.63%) Twilio
10 3 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.47%) IaaS
11 2 (0.31%) PaaS
12 1 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (11.29%) Firewall
2 50 (7.84%) Wireless
3 46 (7.21%) Wi-Fi
4 45 (7.05%) TCP/IP
5 35 (5.49%) Bluetooth
6 34 (5.33%) DNS
7 28 (4.39%) Internet
8 25 (3.92%) Network Security
9 24 (3.76%) DHCP
10 19 (2.98%) LAN
10 19 (2.98%) SAN
11 18 (2.82%) HTTP
12 17 (2.66%) VPN
13 15 (2.35%) 802.11
14 13 (2.04%) WAN
15 11 (1.72%) Ethernet
16 10 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (1.57%) LDAP
17 9 (1.41%) VLAN
18 8 (1.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (13.79%) MySQL
2 40 (6.27%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.29%) Big Data
4 21 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
5 17 (2.66%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.63%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.63%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.63%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.47%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (9.40%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 16 (2.51%) JIRA
4 15 (2.35%) TeamCity
5 14 (2.19%) Vagrant
6 9 (1.41%) webpack
7 7 (1.10%) Subversion
8 4 (0.63%) GCC
8 4 (0.63%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.63%) Selenium
9 3 (0.47%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.47%) PROIV
10 2 (0.31%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.31%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.31%) Maven
10 2 (0.31%) Mocha
11 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.16%) jMock
11 1 (0.16%) JUnit
General
1 51 (7.99%) Finance
2 26 (4.08%) Electronics
3 24 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.51%) Automotive
5 15 (2.35%) Games
6 10 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.10%) Marketing
8 6 (0.94%) Banking
8 6 (0.94%) French Language
8 6 (0.94%) Italian Language
8 6 (0.94%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.78%) German Language
9 5 (0.78%) Japanese Language
9 5 (0.78%) Law
10 4 (0.63%) Publishing
11 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 156 (24.45%) Developer
2 155 (24.29%) Software Engineer
3 65 (10.19%) C++ Software Engineer
4 62 (9.72%) Linux Engineer
5 61 (9.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 61 (9.56%) Graduate
6 50 (7.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 47 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
8 43 (6.74%) Java Developer
8 43 (6.74%) Software Developer
9 40 (6.27%) Development Engineer
9 40 (6.27%) Support Engineer
10 33 (5.17%) C Software Engineer
10 33 (5.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 33 (5.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 33 (5.17%) Java Engineer
11 31 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
12 30 (4.70%) Administrator
13 28 (4.39%) C++ Developer
13 28 (4.39%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (10.97%) HTML
2 55 (8.62%) CSS
3 54 (8.46%) .NET
4 52 (8.15%) Web Services
5 41 (6.43%) HTML5
6 37 (5.80%) AngularJS
7 31 (4.86%) XML
8 28 (4.39%) REST
9 27 (4.23%) jQuery
10 26 (4.08%) LAMP
11 25 (3.92%) Node.js
12 22 (3.45%) JSON
13 21 (3.29%) Spring
14 20 (3.13%) RESTful
15 19 (2.98%) J2EE
16 17 (2.66%) Hibernate
17 16 (2.51%) CSS3
18 15 (2.35%) 802.1X
18 15 (2.35%) ASP.NET
19 13 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 145 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.43%) Linux Command Line
3 40 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.64%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.51%) User Experience
6 15 (2.35%) Private Cloud
7 14 (2.19%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.57%) Life Science
9 8 (1.25%) Clustering
9 8 (1.25%) Device Driver
9 8 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.25%) Smart Home
10 7 (1.10%) CMDB
10 7 (1.10%) Internet of Things
11 6 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.78%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 250 (39.18%) Windows
2 107 (16.77%) Unix
3 68 (10.66%) Windows Server
4 44 (6.90%) Android
5 32 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (3.76%) CentOS
7 22 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
8 21 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (2.98%) Ubuntu
10 17 (2.66%) Solaris
10 17 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (2.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 9 (1.41%) Debian
12 9 (1.41%) Windows 7
13 8 (1.25%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.94%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.94%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
17 4 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (25.71%) Software Engineering
2 124 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (18.03%) Mathematics
4 61 (9.56%) DevOps
5 53 (8.31%) Physics
6 49 (7.68%) Scrum
7 44 (6.90%) OO
8 43 (6.74%) SDLC
9 42 (6.58%) Visualisation
10 33 (5.17%) ITIL
10 33 (5.17%) Web Development
11 30 (4.70%) Data Visualisation
11 30 (4.70%) Multithreading
12 29 (4.55%) Configuration Management
13 26 (4.08%) Cross-Platform Development
14 25 (3.92%) Test Automation
15 24 (3.76%) Machine Learning
16 22 (3.45%) Android Development
17 20 (3.13%) Analytics
17 20 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 278 (43.57%) Python
2 206 (32.29%) Java
3 180 (28.21%) C++
4 153 (23.98%) Perl
5 141 (22.10%) JavaScript
6 140 (21.94%) C
7 124 (19.44%) SQL
8 107 (16.77%) Bash Shell
9 61 (9.56%) C#
10 55 (8.62%) PHP
11 35 (5.49%) Ruby
12 30 (4.70%) PowerShell
13 20 (3.13%) MATLAB
14 19 (2.98%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.88%) Embedded C
15 12 (1.88%) Scala
16 10 (1.57%) Lua
17 5 (0.78%) Embedded C++
18 4 (0.63%) F#
18 4 (0.63%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 236 (36.99%) Degree
2 40 (6.27%) PhD
3 10 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.25%) CCNP
5 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.63%) LPIC
7 4 (0.63%) MCSE
7 4 (0.63%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.47%) CCSA
8 3 (0.47%) CCSE
8 3 (0.47%) MCSA
8 3 (0.47%) RHCE
8 3 (0.47%) RHCSA
8 3 (0.47%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.31%) CCNA
9 2 (0.31%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (0.31%) MCP
10 1 (0.16%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.49%) QA
2 7 (1.10%) SLA
3 5 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO13485
System Software
1 61 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (6.43%) Active Directory
3 35 (5.49%) Docker
4 25 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 23 (3.61%) KVM
6 22 (3.45%) Firmware
7 11 (1.72%) vSphere
8 9 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.94%) iptables
9 6 (0.94%) pfSense
9 6 (0.94%) QEMU
9 6 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.94%) Xen
10 5 (0.78%) LXC
11 3 (0.47%) NFS
11 3 (0.47%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.47%) XenApp
11 3 (0.47%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.31%) GFS2
12 2 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (8.15%) Puppet
2 44 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (3.13%) Ansible
4 19 (2.98%) Nagios
5 15 (2.35%) Packer
6 14 (2.19%) Salt
7 11 (1.72%) Grafana
8 10 (1.57%) Munin
8 10 (1.57%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.94%) SCCM
10 4 (0.63%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.47%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.31%) Kibana
12 2 (0.31%) logstash
13 1 (0.16%) Consul
13 1 (0.16%) CSIRT
13 1 (0.16%) Graphite
13 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 88 (13.79%) VMware
2 62 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 52 (8.15%) Oracle
4 42 (6.58%) Cisco
5 22 (3.45%) Sun
6 12 (1.88%) QNX
6 12 (1.88%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.41%) Intel
8 7 (1.10%) Cognos
8 7 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (0.94%) NetApp
9 6 (0.94%) SAP
10 5 (0.78%) Brocade
10 5 (0.78%) CA
10 5 (0.78%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.78%) IBM
10 5 (0.78%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.78%) Riverbed
10 5 (0.78%) Serena
10 5 (0.78%) Vyatta
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 (neg) + bonus + excellent bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Social events, development opportu
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £55000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum plus company benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k-26k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago