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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 189 237 246
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 60 73 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.74% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.78% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 82
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £70,000 £67,500
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
5944 9331 11494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.89% 95.20% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5429 8035 9605
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 26 August 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 26 August 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 95 (69.34%) DevOps
3 92 (67.15%) Puppet
4 72 (52.55%) Ansible
5 64 (46.72%) Amazon AWS
6 62 (45.26%) Opscode Chef
7 58 (42.34%) Python
8 53 (38.69%) Jenkins
9 50 (36.50%) MySQL
10 49 (35.77%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (34.31%) Bash Shell
12 46 (33.58%) Docker
13 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (32.12%) Law
14 43 (31.39%) Configuration Management
15 40 (29.20%) Salt
16 38 (27.74%) VMware
17 37 (27.01%) Apache
18 35 (25.55%) Ruby
19 31 (22.63%) Perl
20 30 (21.90%) Finance
21 29 (21.17%) Red Hat
21 29 (21.17%) Windows
22 28 (20.44%) LAMP
22 28 (20.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 28 (20.44%) Rackspace
23 24 (17.52%) Unix
24 23 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
24 23 (16.79%) Ubuntu
24 23 (16.79%) OpenStack

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 37 (27.01%) Apache
2 23 (16.79%) OpenStack
3 12 (8.76%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.03%) CMS
5 8 (5.84%) JBoss
5 8 (5.84%) nginx
5 8 (5.84%) WebSphere
6 7 (5.11%) CloudStack
6 7 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (5.11%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.65%) IIS
8 4 (2.92%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.46%) Confluence
10 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 64 (46.72%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.19%) GitHub
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.46%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.46%) IaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Route 53
4 2 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.06%) TCP/IP
2 17 (12.41%) Firewall
3 12 (8.76%) DNS
4 9 (6.57%) HTTP
5 4 (2.92%) Kerberos
5 4 (2.92%) LAN
5 4 (2.92%) WAN
6 3 (2.19%) Internet
6 3 (2.19%) SNMP
6 3 (2.19%) VoIP
7 2 (1.46%) LDAP
7 2 (1.46%) SMTP
8 1 (0.73%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.73%) FCoE
8 1 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.73%) IPv4
8 1 (0.73%) IPv6
8 1 (0.73%) MPLS
8 1 (0.73%) SAN
8 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (36.50%) MySQL
2 8 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (5.84%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.11%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.38%) DB2
4 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.92%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.19%) Big Data
6 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.46%) HBase
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (38.69%) Jenkins
2 19 (13.87%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (9.49%) Maven
4 9 (6.57%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.84%) Subversion
6 6 (4.38%) Gradle
6 6 (4.38%) Vagrant
7 5 (3.65%) JIRA
8 3 (2.19%) MSI
8 3 (2.19%) Robot Framework
8 3 (2.19%) Selenium
9 1 (0.73%) Ant
9 1 (0.73%) GCC
General
1 44 (32.12%) Law
2 30 (21.90%) Finance
3 9 (6.57%) Publishing
4 7 (5.11%) Banking
4 7 (5.11%) Games
5 4 (2.92%) Retail
5 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Electronics
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Front Office
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.44%) LAMP
2 11 (8.03%) .NET
3 10 (7.30%) ELK Stack
4 6 (4.38%) REST
4 6 (4.38%) SOAP
5 5 (3.65%) JSON
5 5 (3.65%) mod_rewrite
6 3 (2.19%) CSS
6 3 (2.19%) HTML
6 3 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.19%) RESTful
6 3 (2.19%) Sensu
6 3 (2.19%) Web Services
7 2 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.46%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (1.46%) XML
8 1 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.73%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.73%) J2EE
8 1 (0.73%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.33%) User Experience
2 11 (8.03%) Fintech
3 8 (5.84%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (4.38%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.19%) Equities
7 3 (2.19%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.19%) Online Games
7 3 (2.19%) PlayStation
7 3 (2.19%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.19%) Wiki
8 2 (1.46%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.46%) Social Network
8 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.73%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (21.17%) Windows
3 28 (20.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (17.52%) Unix
5 23 (16.79%) Ubuntu
6 16 (11.68%) CentOS
7 5 (3.65%) Debian
7 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.73%) AIX
10 1 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.73%) Solaris
10 1 (0.73%) SUSE
10 1 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (69.34%) DevOps
2 49 (35.77%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (31.39%) Configuration Management
5 21 (15.33%) E-Commerce
6 17 (12.41%) Web Operations
7 16 (11.68%) Microservices
7 16 (11.68%) Scrum
8 9 (6.57%) Content Management
8 9 (6.57%) Open Source
9 8 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.84%) ITIL
9 8 (5.84%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (5.11%) Auto-Scaling
10 7 (5.11%) Build Automation
10 7 (5.11%) DSDM
10 7 (5.11%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (5.11%) OWASP
10 7 (5.11%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.11%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.34%) Python
2 47 (34.31%) Bash Shell
3 35 (25.55%) Ruby
4 31 (22.63%) Perl
5 20 (14.60%) PHP
6 16 (11.68%) Java
7 11 (8.03%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.57%) SQL
9 6 (4.38%) AWK
9 6 (4.38%) C++
9 6 (4.38%) sed
10 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.46%) C#
12 1 (0.73%) C
12 1 (0.73%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.73%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.73%) Korn
12 1 (0.73%) Scala
12 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.92%) Degree
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.19%) MCITP
2 3 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.73%) CCNA
3 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.73%) CISSP
3 1 (0.73%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) GIAC
3 1 (0.73%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (0.73%) MCSE
3 1 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.73%) SANS
3 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (0.73%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (33.58%) Docker
2 23 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.11%) vSphere
4 7 (5.11%) Xen
4 7 (5.11%) XenServer
5 5 (3.65%) KVM
5 5 (3.65%) NFS
6 4 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.19%) Corosync
7 3 (2.19%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.46%) RHEV
8 2 (1.46%) Samba
8 2 (1.46%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 92 (67.15%) Puppet
2 72 (52.55%) Ansible
3 62 (45.26%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (29.20%) Salt
5 14 (10.22%) Nagios
6 12 (8.76%) Kubernetes
7 7 (5.11%) Cobbler
7 7 (5.11%) Terraform
7 7 (5.11%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.19%) Cacti
8 3 (2.19%) Graphite
8 3 (2.19%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.19%) Kibana
8 3 (2.19%) logstash
8 3 (2.19%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.19%) Pacemaker
8 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (2.19%) Rundeck
8 3 (2.19%) SELinux
9 2 (1.46%) Packer
Vendors
1 38 (27.74%) VMware
2 29 (21.17%) Red Hat
3 28 (20.44%) Rackspace
4 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.76%) Google
6 10 (7.30%) IBM
6 10 (7.30%) Oracle
7 7 (5.11%) Cisco
7 7 (5.11%) EnterpriseDB
7 7 (5.11%) Facebook
7 7 (5.11%) Splunk
8 6 (4.38%) HP
9 4 (2.92%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.92%) EMC
10 3 (2.19%) hybris
10 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.46%) Adobe
11 2 (1.46%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.46%) Isilon
11 2 (1.46%) NetApp
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits package!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago