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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 37 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.59% 19.38% 26.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.73% 52.08% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 17
Median salary £80,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
63 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.66% 37.21% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 27
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,750 £90,000 £85,000
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 22 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 30 (50.00%) Unix
3 29 (48.33%) Java
4 22 (36.67%) Finance
5 20 (33.33%) Banking
6 19 (31.67%) Puppet
7 17 (28.33%) Jenkins
7 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (26.67%) Apache
8 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (25.00%) DevOps
10 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
11 13 (21.67%) ITIL
11 13 (21.67%) SQL
11 13 (21.67%) Equities
11 13 (21.67%) Low Latency
11 13 (21.67%) Algorithmic Trading
11 13 (21.67%) Electronic Trading
12 12 (20.00%) Investment Banking
12 12 (20.00%) Algorithms
12 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
13 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
13 11 (18.33%) IIS
13 11 (18.33%) Middleware
13 11 (18.33%) Internet
14 10 (16.67%) Oracle
14 10 (16.67%) Subversion
14 10 (16.67%) Multithreading
15 8 (13.33%) Relational Database

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 16 (26.67%) Apache
2 11 (18.33%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) GitHub
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Google Drive
2 3 (5.00%) PaaS
2 3 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Internet
2 4 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (5.00%) FTP
3 3 (5.00%) LAN
3 3 (5.00%) SAN
3 3 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (3.33%) DHCP
4 2 (3.33%) Intranet
4 2 (3.33%) LDAP
4 2 (3.33%) Multicast
4 2 (3.33%) SSL
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.67%) Firewall
5 1 (1.67%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) VLAN
5 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.00%) Informix
5 3 (5.00%) KDB
6 2 (3.33%) Kdb+
6 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) Ant
3 2 (3.33%) JUnit
3 2 (3.33%) Maven
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 20 (33.33%) Banking
3 12 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Back Office
5 3 (5.00%) Front Office
6 2 (3.33%) French Language
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 10 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Administrator
8 5 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) Middleware
2 8 (13.33%) HTML
3 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.33%) Web Services
5 4 (6.67%) CSS
5 4 (6.67%) HTML5
6 3 (5.00%) .NET
6 3 (5.00%) LAMP
6 3 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (5.00%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) RESTful
7 2 (3.33%) Servlets
7 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 2 (3.33%) Spring
7 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
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%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Equities
2 12 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 30 (50.00%) Unix
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.00%) Solaris
5 3 (5.00%) Android
5 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) CentOS
6 1 (1.67%) Debian
6 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) DevOps
3 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
4 13 (21.67%) Algorithmic Trading
4 13 (21.67%) Electronic Trading
4 13 (21.67%) ITIL
4 13 (21.67%) Low Latency
5 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
6 10 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 8 (13.33%) Change Management
7 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 7 (11.67%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (10.00%) Change Control
9 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) ITSM
10 5 (8.33%) Service Management
11 4 (6.67%) Network Design
11 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) Java
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.67%) Perl
4 4 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (5.00%) C#
5 3 (5.00%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.33%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (1.67%) CCSP
2 1 (1.67%) CISA
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.67%) CISM
2 1 (1.67%) CISSP
2 1 (1.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) Puppet
2 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) Ansible
3 3 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.00%) Nagios
3 3 (5.00%) Opsview
3 3 (5.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) EMC
4 3 (5.00%) Google
4 3 (5.00%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) Infoblox
4 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.00%) Sybase
4 3 (5.00%) Veritas
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) TIBCO