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

Linux
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 285 322 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.90% 17.38% 14.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.55% 56.29% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 235 277 287
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £56,000
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 504 572 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.35% 30.87% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 405 485 527
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
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 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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -7 257 £50,000 +6.95% 70
Peterborough -5 17 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Huntingdon - 2 £32,500 - 1
Linux
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 273 (46.04%) Python
2 229 (38.62%) Windows
3 216 (36.42%) Java
4 212 (35.75%) C++
5 210 (35.41%) Degree
6 191 (32.21%) Software Engineering
7 166 (27.99%) C
8 129 (21.75%) Perl
9 124 (20.91%) Mathematics
10 113 (19.06%) Computer Science
11 105 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
12 104 (17.54%) JavaScript
13 99 (16.69%) SQL
14 81 (13.66%) VMware
15 79 (13.32%) Bash Shell
16 77 (12.98%) Wireless
17 76 (12.82%) Unix
17 76 (12.82%) DevOps
18 72 (12.14%) Machine Learning
18 72 (12.14%) Physics
19 71 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
20 70 (11.80%) C#
21 68 (11.47%) MySQL
22 66 (11.13%) Git (software)
23 64 (10.79%) OO
24 62 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
24 62 (10.46%) Computer Science Degree
25 61 (10.29%) Puppet
26 58 (9.78%) Docker
27 57 (9.61%) Android

Linux
Co-occurring 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 54 (9.11%) Apache
2 34 (5.73%) IIS
3 26 (4.38%) Tomcat
4 25 (4.22%) OpenStack
5 18 (3.04%) nginx
6 16 (2.70%) MS Exchange
7 12 (2.02%) Apache Spark
8 11 (1.85%) CMS
8 11 (1.85%) ColdFusion
8 11 (1.85%) Drupal
8 11 (1.85%) WordPress
9 10 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.35%) Skype for Business
12 6 (1.01%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.01%) DNN
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.37%) SaaS
3 18 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.36%) GitHub
5 13 (2.19%) Office 365
6 12 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.01%) IaaS
10 4 (0.67%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.67%) Route 53
10 4 (0.67%) Twilio
11 3 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.34%) PaaS
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (12.98%) Wireless
2 49 (8.26%) Firewall
2 49 (8.26%) Wi-Fi
3 37 (6.24%) TCP/IP
4 25 (4.22%) Bluetooth
5 24 (4.05%) DNS
6 23 (3.88%) Internet
7 18 (3.04%) Network Security
7 18 (3.04%) SAN
8 17 (2.87%) DHCP
9 13 (2.19%) VLAN
10 12 (2.02%) ZigBee
11 10 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (1.52%) Ethernet
12 9 (1.52%) LAN
13 8 (1.35%) Skype
13 8 (1.35%) Unified Communications
14 7 (1.18%) LDAP
15 6 (1.01%) PPP
15 6 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (11.47%) MySQL
2 35 (5.90%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.71%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (2.53%) Big Data
6 14 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.85%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (1.18%) Text Mining
10 5 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.67%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.51%) GIS
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (11.13%) Git (software)
2 41 (6.91%) Jenkins
3 16 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.36%) JIRA
5 13 (2.19%) Vagrant
6 10 (1.69%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.35%) webpack
8 5 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.84%) Maven
9 4 (0.67%) GCC
9 4 (0.67%) Mockito
9 4 (0.67%) PROIV
10 3 (0.51%) RSpec
10 3 (0.51%) TestNG
11 1 (0.17%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.17%) jMock
11 1 (0.17%) JUnit
11 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.17%) Selenium
11 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (7.42%) Finance
2 27 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.88%) Electronics
4 13 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.02%) Banking
6 9 (1.52%) Games
7 7 (1.18%) Marketing
8 6 (1.01%) Automotive
8 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.84%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.84%) Law
9 5 (0.84%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.67%) Publishing
11 2 (0.34%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) French Language
11 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 167 (28.16%) Developer
2 153 (25.80%) Software Engineer
3 101 (17.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 67 (11.30%) Graduate
5 60 (10.12%) Software Developer
6 59 (9.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 52 (8.77%) Embedded Engineer
8 48 (8.09%) C++ Developer
9 46 (7.76%) C Software Engineer
9 46 (7.76%) Graduate Developer
10 45 (7.59%) C++ Software Developer
10 45 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
11 41 (6.91%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 35 (5.90%) Graduate Software Developer
13 34 (5.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 32 (5.40%) Graduate C++ Developer
14 32 (5.40%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
15 31 (5.23%) Java Developer
15 31 (5.23%) Senior Software Engineer
16 29 (4.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.27%) Web Services
2 49 (8.26%) HTML
3 48 (8.09%) CSS
4 47 (7.93%) .NET
5 29 (4.89%) HTML5
6 26 (4.38%) AngularJS
7 22 (3.71%) CSS3
8 19 (3.20%) REST
9 18 (3.04%) Node.js
9 18 (3.04%) Spring
10 17 (2.87%) LAMP
11 16 (2.70%) Apache Axis
11 16 (2.70%) JSON
12 14 (2.36%) jQuery
12 14 (2.36%) RESTful
13 10 (1.69%) J2EE
14 9 (1.52%) ASP.NET
14 9 (1.52%) Django
15 8 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
16 7 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 113 (19.06%) Computer Science
2 45 (7.59%) Algorithms
3 28 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.04%) 3D Printing
4 18 (3.04%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (2.19%) Data Structures
5 13 (2.19%) Private Cloud
6 11 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 11 (1.85%) Device Driver
7 10 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.69%) Internet of Things
7 10 (1.69%) Life Science
8 9 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.52%) Smart Home
9 7 (1.18%) Smart City
9 7 (1.18%) User Experience
10 6 (1.01%) Clustering
11 4 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.67%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.67%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 229 (38.62%) Windows
2 76 (12.82%) Unix
3 57 (9.61%) Android
4 56 (9.44%) Windows Server
5 32 (5.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (3.54%) CentOS
8 20 (3.37%) Debian
9 18 (3.04%) Embedded Linux
9 18 (3.04%) Solaris
10 15 (2.53%) Ubuntu
10 15 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.02%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (1.01%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.84%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.84%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.67%) AIX
15 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (32.21%) Software Engineering
2 124 (20.91%) Mathematics
3 105 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (12.82%) DevOps
5 72 (12.14%) Machine Learning
5 72 (12.14%) Physics
6 64 (10.79%) OO
7 45 (7.59%) Multithreading
8 40 (6.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 40 (6.75%) Mentoring
8 40 (6.75%) SDLC
9 38 (6.41%) Web Development
10 36 (6.07%) Scrum
11 35 (5.90%) Configuration Management
12 33 (5.56%) TDD
12 33 (5.56%) Test Automation
13 26 (4.38%) ITIL
14 22 (3.71%) Android Development
15 21 (3.54%) OOP
15 21 (3.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 273 (46.04%) Python
2 216 (36.42%) Java
3 212 (35.75%) C++
4 166 (27.99%) C
5 129 (21.75%) Perl
6 104 (17.54%) JavaScript
7 99 (16.69%) SQL
8 79 (13.32%) Bash Shell
9 70 (11.80%) C#
10 50 (8.43%) PHP
11 40 (6.75%) PowerShell
12 28 (4.72%) Ruby
13 25 (4.22%) MATLAB
14 20 (3.37%) Shell Script
15 12 (2.02%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.52%) Scala
17 6 (1.01%) Embedded C++
18 5 (0.84%) F#
18 5 (0.84%) Haskell
18 5 (0.84%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 210 (35.41%) Degree
2 62 (10.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (7.59%) Numerate Degree
4 37 (6.24%) PhD
5 7 (1.18%) LPIC
6 6 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.84%) MCSA
7 5 (0.84%) MCSE
7 5 (0.84%) RHCE
8 4 (0.67%) CCNP
9 3 (0.51%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.51%) RHCSA
9 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.51%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) CCNA
11 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.05%) QA
2 9 (1.52%) SLA
3 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 62 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (9.78%) Docker
3 41 (6.91%) Firmware
4 30 (5.06%) Active Directory
5 26 (4.38%) Hyper-V
6 22 (3.71%) KVM
7 9 (1.52%) Xen
8 8 (1.35%) LXC
9 7 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.01%) QEMU
10 6 (1.01%) vSphere
11 5 (0.84%) XenApp
11 5 (0.84%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.67%) iptables
12 4 (0.67%) pfSense
12 4 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.51%) GFS2
13 3 (0.51%) NFS
14 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 61 (10.29%) Puppet
2 51 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (3.54%) Ansible
4 19 (3.20%) Grafana
5 18 (3.04%) Munin
5 18 (3.04%) ZABBIX
6 16 (2.70%) Salt
7 13 (2.19%) Packer
8 9 (1.52%) SCCM
9 8 (1.35%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.01%) Nagios
11 5 (0.84%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.51%) Graphite
12 3 (0.51%) Kibana
12 3 (0.51%) logstash
13 2 (0.34%) Graylog
14 1 (0.17%) Oozie
14 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 81 (13.66%) VMware
2 51 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 44 (7.42%) Oracle
4 25 (4.22%) Cisco
5 10 (1.69%) Sun
6 9 (1.52%) Apple
7 8 (1.35%) NETGEAR
8 7 (1.18%) Cognos
8 7 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.01%) Citrix
9 6 (1.01%) NetApp
9 6 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.84%) Brocade
10 5 (0.84%) CA
10 5 (0.84%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.84%) Perforce
10 5 (0.84%) Riverbed
10 5 (0.84%) SAP
10 5 (0.84%) Vyatta
11 4 (0.67%) Serena
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48-58k + 30 Days holiday + Medical Ins + Dental Ins + Pension +More!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Java Source
Salary: £55k-£70k DOE + Pension, Healthcare, Stock Options, Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k-68k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + Full Benefits Package,Best Around!!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £65k - 68k per year + Pension + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: 2 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
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Lucrative benefits+Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago