The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 200 272 239
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 65 46 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.44% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.46% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57 42 71
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average 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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (61.82%) Puppet
2 68 (61.82%) DevOps
3 63 (57.27%) Python
4 54 (49.09%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (48.18%) Amazon AWS
6 52 (47.27%) Opscode Chef
7 51 (46.36%) Ansible
8 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (43.64%) VMware
9 46 (41.82%) Bash Shell
10 38 (34.55%) Ruby
11 35 (31.82%) Red Hat
12 33 (30.00%) Law
12 33 (30.00%) Jenkins
13 31 (28.18%) Perl
14 30 (27.27%) Configuration Management
14 30 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (26.36%) Windows
16 27 (24.55%) MySQL
17 25 (22.73%) Docker
17 25 (22.73%) Finance
17 25 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 24 (21.82%) Apache
19 23 (20.91%) Unix
19 23 (20.91%) Git (software)
20 22 (20.00%) LAMP
21 21 (19.09%) Java
22 20 (18.18%) SQL
22 20 (18.18%) Salt

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (21.82%) Apache
2 13 (11.82%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.18%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.27%) nginx
5 7 (6.36%) Confluence
5 7 (6.36%) JBoss
5 7 (6.36%) MediaWiki
6 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.64%) CloudStack
6 4 (3.64%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.73%) IIS
7 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.73%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 53 (48.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Firewall
1 16 (14.55%) LDAP
2 11 (10.00%) WAN
3 9 (8.18%) BGP
3 9 (8.18%) DNS
3 9 (8.18%) OSPF
3 9 (8.18%) VPN
4 7 (6.36%) EIGRP
4 7 (6.36%) IPsec
4 7 (6.36%) IPv6
4 7 (6.36%) LAN
4 7 (6.36%) Network Security
5 4 (3.64%) Internet
5 4 (3.64%) NAS
5 4 (3.64%) SAN
6 3 (2.73%) DHCP
6 3 (2.73%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.73%) SSL
6 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) MySQL
2 8 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.36%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.45%) Big Data
5 5 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.73%) HBase
6 3 (2.73%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.82%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (20.91%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.91%) Subversion
4 9 (8.18%) JIRA
5 8 (7.27%) TeamCity
6 7 (6.36%) Hudson
6 7 (6.36%) Vagrant
7 5 (4.55%) Maven
8 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 33 (30.00%) Law
2 25 (22.73%) Finance
3 4 (3.64%) Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Front Office
6 1 (0.91%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.00%) LAMP
2 13 (11.82%) Web Services
3 8 (7.27%) LAPP Stack
3 8 (7.27%) Middleware
4 7 (6.36%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (4.55%) ELK Stack
5 5 (4.55%) JSON
6 4 (3.64%) .NET
6 4 (3.64%) Sensu
7 3 (2.73%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (2.73%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (1.82%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.82%) Spring
9 1 (0.91%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.91%) libvirt
9 1 (0.91%) MCollective
9 1 (0.91%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.36%) Fintech
2 7 (6.36%) Wiki
3 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.64%) User Experience
3 4 (3.64%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.73%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.82%) Clustering
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) Equities
6 1 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.91%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.91%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (26.36%) Windows
3 25 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (20.91%) Unix
5 16 (14.55%) Windows Server
6 13 (11.82%) Debian
7 11 (10.00%) CentOS
8 7 (6.36%) Ubuntu
8 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.91%) AIX
9 1 (0.91%) SUSE
9 1 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (61.82%) DevOps
2 54 (49.09%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 18 (16.36%) High Availability
6 16 (14.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
7 14 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (10.00%) Build Automation
9 10 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (9.09%) Open Source
10 9 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.36%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.36%) Database Theory
11 7 (6.36%) ITIL
11 7 (6.36%) Relational Database Theory
12 6 (5.45%) Load Balancing
12 6 (5.45%) Migration
12 6 (5.45%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 63 (57.27%) Python
2 46 (41.82%) Bash Shell
3 38 (34.55%) Ruby
4 31 (28.18%) Perl
5 21 (19.09%) Java
6 20 (18.18%) SQL
7 12 (10.91%) PHP
8 8 (7.27%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.64%) C++
9 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.82%) C
10 2 (1.82%) C#
10 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.82%) CCNA
3 2 (1.82%) CCNP
3 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.82%) NCDA
3 2 (1.82%) RHCE
3 2 (1.82%) RHCT
4 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (22.73%) Docker
3 13 (11.82%) KVM
4 12 (10.91%) Active Directory
5 11 (10.00%) XenServer
6 8 (7.27%) iptables
6 8 (7.27%) Postfix
7 7 (6.36%) Samba
8 4 (3.64%) vSphere
8 4 (3.64%) Xen
9 3 (2.73%) NFS
10 2 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.82%) XenApp
11 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.91%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.91%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.91%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.91%) Snort
11 1 (0.91%) Squid
Systems Management
1 68 (61.82%) Puppet
2 52 (47.27%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (46.36%) Ansible
4 20 (18.18%) Salt
5 13 (11.82%) ZABBIX
6 10 (9.09%) Nagios
7 5 (4.55%) Graphite
8 4 (3.64%) Cobbler
8 4 (3.64%) Ganglia
8 4 (3.64%) logstash
8 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (3.64%) Terraform
8 4 (3.64%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.73%) Packer
9 3 (2.73%) SELinux
10 2 (1.82%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.91%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.91%) Nessus
11 1 (0.91%) yum
Vendors
1 48 (43.64%) VMware
2 35 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 11 (10.00%) Citrix
4 10 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.18%) Oracle
5 9 (8.18%) Splunk
6 7 (6.36%) Cisco
7 6 (5.45%) NetApp
8 5 (4.55%) IBM
9 4 (3.64%) EnterpriseDB
9 4 (3.64%) Google
9 4 (3.64%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.73%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.73%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.82%) HP
11 2 (1.82%) Symantec
12 1 (0.91%) Facebook
12 1 (0.91%) hybris
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