The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 24 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.80% - 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% - 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £70,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
119 90 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.20% 88.24% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 116 79 218
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Canary Wharf region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) GDB
2 2 (66.67%) SystemTap
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) GDB
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SystemTap
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas