The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 11 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.98% 14.17% 19.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.06% 40.00% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 19
Median salary £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £85,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.49% 35.43% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 47
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Linux Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Linux.

1 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 29 (46.03%) Unix
2 29 (46.03%) Java
3 27 (42.86%) Finance
4 23 (36.51%) Puppet
5 20 (31.75%) Banking
6 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
6 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
7 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (25.40%) DevOps
7 16 (25.40%) Oracle
7 16 (25.40%) ITIL
8 14 (22.22%) Apache
8 14 (22.22%) Low Latency
9 13 (20.63%) Electronic Trading
10 12 (19.05%) Algorithmic Trading
10 12 (19.05%) Algorithms
10 12 (19.05%) Middleware
10 12 (19.05%) Equities
11 11 (17.46%) Investment Banking
11 11 (17.46%) Internet
11 11 (17.46%) IIS
11 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
12 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
12 10 (15.87%) SQL
13 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
13 9 (14.29%) Degree
14 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
14 8 (12.70%) Time Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 14 (22.22%) Apache
2 11 (17.46%) IIS
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) GitHub
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) PaaS
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Internet
2 6 (9.52%) DNS
2 6 (9.52%) SAN
3 4 (6.35%) DHCP
4 3 (4.76%) LAN
4 3 (4.76%) WAN
5 2 (3.17%) Intranet
5 2 (3.17%) LDAP
5 2 (3.17%) SSL
6 1 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) Informix
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 20 (31.75%) Banking
3 11 (17.46%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Back Office
5 4 (6.35%) Front Office
6 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 10 (15.87%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Administrator
6 8 (12.70%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) Rendezvous
3 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.76%) HTML
3 3 (4.76%) HTML5
3 3 (4.76%) JMS
3 3 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Avro
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (1.59%) J2EE
4 1 (1.59%) J2SE
4 1 (1.59%) LAMP
4 1 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.59%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Algorithms
1 12 (19.05%) Equities
2 6 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.17%) Clustering
6 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.17%) Fintech
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 29 (46.03%) Unix
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
2 16 (25.40%) DevOps
2 16 (25.40%) ITIL
3 14 (22.22%) Low Latency
4 13 (20.63%) Electronic Trading
5 12 (19.05%) Algorithmic Trading
6 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
7 8 (12.70%) Time Management
8 6 (9.52%) Change Control
8 6 (9.52%) Change Management
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 6 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Information Security
9 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) Java
2 10 (15.87%) SQL
3 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.52%) Perl
5 5 (7.94%) C++
6 4 (6.35%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 6 (9.52%) CCSP
2 6 (9.52%) CISA
2 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.52%) CISM
2 6 (9.52%) CISSP
2 6 (9.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) MiFID
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (6.35%) Docker
2 4 (6.35%) LXC
3 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (36.51%) Puppet
2 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.52%) Ansible
3 6 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) Opsview
5 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.11%) VMware
4 6 (9.52%) EMC
4 6 (9.52%) Infoblox
4 6 (9.52%) Veritas
5 4 (6.35%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) Solace
7 2 (3.17%) Sybase
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco
8 1 (1.59%) Google
8 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds