The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 161 259 284
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 101 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.63% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 96 61 49
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median 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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6664 9929 11958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.02% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6027 8417 10081
Median salary £56,788 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.25% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 158 (100.00%) Linux
2 107 (67.72%) DevOps
3 104 (65.82%) Puppet
4 100 (63.29%) Python
5 86 (54.43%) Amazon AWS
6 79 (50.00%) Ansible
7 78 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (47.47%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (43.04%) Opscode Chef
10 58 (36.71%) Bash Shell
11 57 (36.08%) Configuration Management
11 57 (36.08%) VMware
12 54 (34.18%) Law
13 49 (31.01%) Ruby
14 46 (29.11%) Jenkins
15 44 (27.85%) Docker
16 42 (26.58%) Red Hat
17 41 (25.95%) Finance
18 39 (24.68%) Salt
19 37 (23.42%) Windows
19 37 (23.42%) MySQL
20 36 (22.78%) Perl
20 36 (22.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 33 (20.89%) Unix
22 29 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
23 25 (15.82%) Git (software)
24 23 (14.56%) Apache
25 22 (13.92%) Firewall
25 22 (13.92%) Nagios
25 22 (13.92%) LAMP

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 23 (14.56%) Apache
2 18 (11.39%) OpenStack
3 15 (9.49%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.59%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.96%) JBoss
6 10 (6.33%) CloudStack
6 10 (6.33%) WebLogic
6 10 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (5.06%) Apache Spark
8 6 (3.80%) IIS
9 5 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.90%) nginx
12 2 (1.27%) Confluence
12 2 (1.27%) MediaWiki
13 1 (0.63%) CMS
13 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.63%) Node.js
13 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 86 (54.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.16%) IaaS
3 5 (3.16%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.27%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Route 53
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.92%) Firewall
2 15 (9.49%) DNS
3 12 (7.59%) LDAP
4 10 (6.33%) WAN
5 8 (5.06%) Internet
5 8 (5.06%) Kerberos
5 8 (5.06%) LAN
5 8 (5.06%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.16%) DHCP
6 5 (3.16%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.53%) SSL
7 4 (2.53%) VPN
8 3 (1.90%) BGP
8 3 (1.90%) HTTP
8 3 (1.90%) IPv6
8 3 (1.90%) Multicast
8 3 (1.90%) OSPF
8 3 (1.90%) SAN
8 3 (1.90%) VoIP
9 2 (1.27%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.42%) MySQL
2 13 (8.23%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.70%) Big Data
4 7 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.16%) HBase
5 5 (3.16%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.27%) DB2
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 46 (29.11%) Jenkins
2 25 (15.82%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.49%) TeamCity
4 14 (8.86%) Maven
5 13 (8.23%) Subversion
6 10 (6.33%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.90%) Robot Framework
7 3 (1.90%) Selenium
8 2 (1.27%) Gradle
8 2 (1.27%) Hudson
8 2 (1.27%) JIRA
9 1 (0.63%) Ant
9 1 (0.63%) GCC
General
1 54 (34.18%) Law
2 41 (25.95%) Finance
3 8 (5.06%) Banking
4 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.90%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Front Office
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.92%) LAMP
2 14 (8.86%) Web Services
3 12 (7.59%) ELK Stack
4 11 (6.96%) JSON
5 10 (6.33%) .NET
6 8 (5.06%) Sensu
7 3 (1.90%) CSS
7 3 (1.90%) HTML
7 3 (1.90%) RESTful
8 2 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.27%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.27%) REST
8 2 (1.27%) SOAP
9 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.63%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.63%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.63%) JMS
9 1 (0.63%) libvirt
9 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.76%) Fintech
2 15 (9.49%) User Experience
3 9 (5.70%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.16%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.53%) Clustering
7 3 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.90%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.27%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.27%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Wiki
9 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.63%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 158 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (23.42%) Windows
3 36 (22.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (20.89%) Unix
5 18 (11.39%) CentOS
6 14 (8.86%) Ubuntu
7 12 (7.59%) Windows Server
8 10 (6.33%) Debian
9 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.27%) AIX
11 2 (1.27%) SUSE
11 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.63%) Solaris
12 1 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (67.72%) DevOps
2 78 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (47.47%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (36.08%) Configuration Management
5 20 (12.66%) E-Commerce
6 17 (10.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (10.13%) Microservices
7 16 (10.13%) Scrum
8 15 (9.49%) High Availability
9 14 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (7.59%) Build Automation
11 11 (6.96%) ITIL
11 11 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (6.33%) Auto-Scaling
12 10 (6.33%) DSDM
12 10 (6.33%) Load Balancing
12 10 (6.33%) OWASP
12 10 (6.33%) RUP
13 9 (5.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 100 (63.29%) Python
2 58 (36.71%) Bash Shell
3 49 (31.01%) Ruby
4 36 (22.78%) Perl
5 21 (13.29%) SQL
6 18 (11.39%) Java
7 16 (10.13%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.43%) C++
9 6 (3.80%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.16%) PHP
11 4 (2.53%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.90%) C#
12 3 (1.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.16%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) MCITP
2 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.53%) NCDA
2 4 (2.53%) RHCE
2 4 (2.53%) RHCT
2 4 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.13%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (27.85%) Docker
2 29 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.76%) Active Directory
4 12 (7.59%) KVM
4 12 (7.59%) XenServer
5 10 (6.33%) vSphere
5 10 (6.33%) Xen
6 6 (3.80%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.16%) NFS
7 5 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.53%) Corosync
8 4 (2.53%) XenApp
9 2 (1.27%) iptables
9 2 (1.27%) Postfix
9 2 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 104 (65.82%) Puppet
2 79 (50.00%) Ansible
3 68 (43.04%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (24.68%) Salt
5 22 (13.92%) Nagios
6 10 (6.33%) Cobbler
6 10 (6.33%) Terraform
6 10 (6.33%) Tivoli
7 9 (5.70%) Kubernetes
7 9 (5.70%) ZABBIX
8 8 (5.06%) Graphite
9 7 (4.43%) SELinux
10 6 (3.80%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (3.16%) Ganglia
11 5 (3.16%) logstash
11 5 (3.16%) Packer
11 5 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (2.53%) Backup Exec
12 4 (2.53%) Cacti
12 4 (2.53%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 57 (36.08%) VMware
2 42 (26.58%) Red Hat
3 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.03%) Oracle
4 19 (12.03%) Splunk
5 16 (10.13%) Rackspace
6 15 (9.49%) Google
7 13 (8.23%) Cisco
8 11 (6.96%) NetApp
9 10 (6.33%) EnterpriseDB
10 8 (5.06%) Citrix
10 8 (5.06%) IBM
11 7 (4.43%) Facebook
11 7 (4.43%) HP
12 5 (3.16%) Cloudera
12 5 (3.16%) Hortonworks
12 5 (3.16%) Symantec
13 3 (1.90%) EMC
14 2 (1.27%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.27%) hybris
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 35% Bonus, 25 days, Flexitime
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Health, Season ticket loan,
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago