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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 30 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.09% 12.34% 7.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 51.35% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 7
Median salary £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
Linux
London

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
45 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 39.13% 24.03% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 17
Median salary £57,500 £30,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £110,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

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 27 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 32 (53.33%) Windows
3 27 (45.00%) Unix
4 25 (41.67%) Java
5 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 19 (31.67%) Oracle
7 16 (26.67%) Web Services
7 16 (26.67%) HTML
7 16 (26.67%) Banking
8 15 (25.00%) Finance
8 15 (25.00%) Solaris
8 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
9 14 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (21.67%) Red Hat
11 12 (20.00%) Apache
11 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (20.00%) IIS
11 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 12 (20.00%) DevOps
11 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
12 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (18.33%) Multicast
12 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (18.33%) CSS
13 10 (16.67%) EMC
13 10 (16.67%) SAN
13 10 (16.67%) Cisco

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 12 (20.00%) Apache
1 12 (20.00%) IIS
2 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.00%) Confluence
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) Google Drive
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Multicast
2 10 (16.67%) SAN
3 9 (15.00%) FCoE
3 9 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (15.00%) LAN
3 9 (15.00%) NAS
3 9 (15.00%) WAN
4 7 (11.67%) Kerberos
5 5 (8.33%) FTP
6 2 (3.33%) Internet
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.67%) DHCP
7 1 (1.67%) DNS
7 1 (1.67%) Firewall
7 1 (1.67%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.67%) VLAN
7 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (11.67%) MySQL
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.33%) Informix
6 3 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (5.00%) KDB
7 2 (3.33%) Kdb+
7 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) JIRA
3 3 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.33%) Ant
4 2 (3.33%) JUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Maven
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (1.67%) JMeter
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 16 (26.67%) Banking
2 15 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) French Language
3 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Angular Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Database Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.00%) IT Architect
3 9 (15.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Storage Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Unix Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) HTML
1 16 (26.67%) Web Services
2 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (18.33%) CSS
4 9 (15.00%) RESTful
4 9 (15.00%) Spring
4 9 (15.00%) Spring MVC
5 5 (8.33%) HTML5
6 3 (5.00%) LAMP
6 3 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (5.00%) Middleware
6 3 (5.00%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) .NET
7 2 (3.33%) Servlets
7 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 2 (3.33%) WCF
7 2 (3.33%) WebSockets
7 2 (3.33%) WPF
8 1 (1.67%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.67%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) PKI
4 2 (3.33%) Derivative
4 2 (3.33%) iPad
4 2 (3.33%) iPhone
4 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.33%) Physics
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Equities
5 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Windows
2 27 (45.00%) Unix
3 15 (25.00%) Solaris
4 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 11 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (8.33%) Android
8 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) AIX
9 1 (1.67%) CentOS
9 1 (1.67%) Debian
9 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) DevOps
2 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 10 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 9 (15.00%) Benchmarking
4 9 (15.00%) Front End Development
4 9 (15.00%) MVC
5 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.67%) Resource Management
6 7 (11.67%) Security Patching
7 6 (10.00%) ITIL
8 5 (8.33%) Collateral Management
8 5 (8.33%) ITSM
8 5 (8.33%) Refactoring
8 5 (8.33%) Service Management
8 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Line Management
10 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 25 (41.67%) Java
3 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) VB
5 4 (6.67%) C#
6 3 (5.00%) PHP
6 3 (5.00%) Python
6 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.33%) C
7 2 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.00%) NFS
2 9 (15.00%) SRDF
3 3 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (15.00%) Puppet
2 7 (11.67%) NetBackup
2 7 (11.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (11.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (11.67%) Terraform
3 5 (8.33%) Nagios
3 5 (8.33%) Opsview
3 5 (8.33%) ZABBIX
4 3 (5.00%) Ansible
5 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) Red Hat
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco
3 10 (16.67%) EMC
3 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.00%) Intel
4 9 (15.00%) NetApp
5 7 (11.67%) 3PAR
5 7 (11.67%) Altiris
5 7 (11.67%) HP
5 7 (11.67%) Symantec
6 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.33%) Sybase
7 3 (5.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (5.00%) Google
7 3 (5.00%) New Relic
7 3 (5.00%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.67%) VMware