The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 298 295 306
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 37 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 35
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11781 11139 13049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.36% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9895 9774 11794
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Engineer
London

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 16 April 2014.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 82 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (58.54%) Red Hat
3 44 (53.66%) Perl
4 38 (46.34%) CentOS
5 35 (42.68%) Puppet
6 33 (40.24%) Python
7 32 (39.02%) Tomcat
7 32 (39.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (34.15%) DNS
9 25 (30.49%) Apache
10 24 (29.27%) MySQL
10 24 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (28.05%) TCP/IP
11 23 (28.05%) DHCP
11 23 (28.05%) Clustering
12 22 (26.83%) VMware
12 22 (26.83%) HTTP
12 22 (26.83%) Java
12 22 (26.83%) Bash Shell
13 20 (24.39%) Internet
14 19 (23.17%) Finance
15 18 (21.95%) Windows
15 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (20.73%) Ruby
16 17 (20.73%) Load Balancing
16 17 (20.73%) Shell Script
16 17 (20.73%) Nagios
16 17 (20.73%) Configuration Management
16 17 (20.73%) SSH
17 15 (18.29%) UNIX

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 32 (39.02%) Tomcat
2 25 (30.49%) Apache
3 12 (14.63%) IIS
4 11 (13.41%) nginx
5 5 (6.10%) Jetty
6 4 (4.88%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.88%) Drupal
7 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.22%) Confluence
8 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.15%) DNS
2 23 (28.05%) TCP/IP
2 23 (28.05%) DHCP
3 22 (26.83%) HTTP
4 20 (24.39%) Internet
5 17 (20.73%) SSH
6 13 (15.85%) OpenVPN
7 11 (13.41%) SAN
8 8 (9.76%) NAS
9 7 (8.54%) SNMP
9 7 (8.54%) SSL
10 6 (7.32%) IPv4
11 5 (6.10%) LDAP
12 4 (4.88%) Firewall
13 3 (3.66%) SMTP
13 3 (3.66%) iSCSI
14 2 (2.44%) Wireshark
14 2 (2.44%) tcpdump
14 2 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (2.44%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.27%) MySQL
2 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.76%) Redis
4 6 (7.32%) MariaDB
4 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.44%) Riak
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) Mercurial
2 4 (4.88%) Hudson
3 3 (3.66%) Subversion
4 2 (2.44%) GCC
4 2 (2.44%) GDB
4 2 (2.44%) Trac
5 1 (1.22%) Ant
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.22%) JBehave
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (7.32%) MSMQ
2 4 (4.88%) Android SDK
2 4 (4.88%) J2EE
3 2 (2.44%) Java SE
3 2 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.44%) XML
3 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 2 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) JSP
4 1 (1.22%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) LAMP
4 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Clustering
2 15 (18.29%) Open Source
3 9 (10.98%) Replication
4 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.88%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.22%) New Media
7 1 (1.22%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.22%) Physics
7 1 (1.22%) CMDB
7 1 (1.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (46.34%) CentOS
3 32 (39.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (21.95%) Windows
5 15 (18.29%) UNIX
6 6 (7.32%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.10%) Fedora
8 4 (4.88%) Android
8 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.66%) Solaris
9 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.22%) AIX
11 1 (1.22%) SUSE
11 1 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) Load Balancing
1 17 (20.73%) Configuration Management
2 12 (14.63%) ITIL
3 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
4 6 (7.32%) Service Management
4 6 (7.32%) Data Security
4 6 (7.32%) Workflow
5 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (4.88%) Investment Management
6 4 (4.88%) Computer Security
6 4 (4.88%) Load Testing
6 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.66%) Change Management
8 2 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.22%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.22%) Validation
9 1 (1.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.22%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.22%) Content Management
9 1 (1.22%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) Perl
2 33 (40.24%) Python
3 22 (26.83%) Java
3 22 (26.83%) Bash Shell
4 17 (20.73%) Ruby
4 17 (20.73%) Shell Script
5 13 (15.85%) SQL
6 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
6 10 (12.20%) PHP
7 8 (9.76%) C
8 6 (7.32%) C++
9 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.22%) VBA
10 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) RHCE
3 1 (1.22%) CCNA
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.85%) Postfix
3 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
4 10 (12.20%) Varnish
5 9 (10.98%) Sendmail
6 4 (4.88%) VirtualBox
6 4 (4.88%) Samba
6 4 (4.88%) NFS
7 3 (3.66%) Xen
8 2 (2.44%) KVM
9 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.22%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 35 (42.68%) Puppet
2 24 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (20.73%) Nagios
4 15 (18.29%) SCOM
5 10 (12.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 9 (10.98%) WSUS
7 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Satellite
8 7 (8.54%) Vagrant
9 6 (7.32%) HAProxy
10 4 (4.88%) Capistrano
11 2 (2.44%) Ganglia
12 1 (1.22%) OpenView
12 1 (1.22%) Munin
12 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 1 (1.22%) Cacti
Vendors
1 48 (58.54%) Red Hat
2 22 (26.83%) VMware
3 12 (14.63%) JBoss
4 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.76%) Oracle
6 4 (4.88%) Cisco
6 4 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (2.44%) Veritas
7 2 (2.44%) IBM
7 2 (2.44%) Sun
8 1 (1.22%) Avaya
8 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.22%) Akamai
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago