Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Linux Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 190 183
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 20 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 12
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £45,500 £41,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +17.65% +6.25%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3628 3857 4191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 96.95% 96.96% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 3150 3475
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.05%

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Linux Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 20 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Senior Linux Engineer
East of England

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Senior Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Degree
3 12 (60.00%) C
3 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 9 (45.00%) Python
5 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
5 9 (45.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (35.00%) Unix
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) POSIX
7 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) Perforce
7 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (25.00%) Docker
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Test Management
7 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Puppet
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) 4G
2 1 (5.00%) 5G
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) CCTV
3 1 (5.00%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Perforce
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago