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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 277 279 290
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 37 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 33
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (53.09%) Red Hat
3 37 (45.68%) Perl
4 34 (41.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (41.98%) Puppet
5 31 (38.27%) Apache
6 30 (37.04%) VMware
7 26 (32.10%) Python
7 26 (32.10%) Finance
7 26 (32.10%) Bash Shell
8 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (27.16%) UNIX
9 22 (27.16%) Windows
9 22 (27.16%) Shell Script
10 20 (24.69%) CentOS
11 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
11 18 (22.22%) Nagios
11 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (20.99%) Firewall
12 17 (20.99%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (19.75%) Java
13 16 (19.75%) MySQL
13 16 (19.75%) Ruby
14 15 (18.52%) ITIL
14 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP
15 14 (17.28%) Ubuntu
16 13 (16.05%) DNS
16 13 (16.05%) Cisco
16 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
16 13 (16.05%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (38.27%) Apache
2 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 11 (13.58%) JBoss
4 10 (12.35%) OpenStack
5 7 (8.64%) nginx
6 6 (7.41%) WebLogic
7 5 (6.17%) IIS
7 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
7 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.47%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.23%) CMS
10 1 (1.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) Office 365
4 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) Firewall
2 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.05%) DNS
4 11 (13.58%) DHCP
4 11 (13.58%) Internet
5 10 (12.35%) SAN
6 9 (11.11%) LDAP
7 7 (8.64%) BIG-IP
7 7 (8.64%) NetScaler
8 6 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (6.17%) SSH
9 5 (6.17%) HTTP
10 4 (4.94%) WAN
10 4 (4.94%) Multicast
11 3 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (3.70%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.70%) LAN
11 3 (3.70%) HTTPS
11 3 (3.70%) SSL
12 2 (2.47%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) MySQL
2 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.41%) DB2
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Redis
6 1 (1.23%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.41%) GCC
2 6 (7.41%) GDB
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) Maven
4 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) Trac
General
1 26 (32.10%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Law
3 7 (8.64%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Electronics
5 2 (2.47%) Publishing
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) Web Services
2 5 (6.17%) LAMP
3 3 (3.70%) Java EE
4 2 (2.47%) Middleware
4 2 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.23%) RESTful
5 1 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.23%) XML
5 1 (1.23%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.23%) .NET
5 1 (1.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.88%) Hedge funds
2 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 6 (7.41%) Open Source
4 5 (6.17%) PKI
5 3 (3.70%) Replication
6 2 (2.47%) EMC Centera
6 2 (2.47%) Derivative
7 1 (1.23%) CMDB
7 1 (1.23%) ASIC
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) VHDL
7 1 (1.23%) Verilog
7 1 (1.23%) Equities
7 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (41.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (27.16%) UNIX
3 22 (27.16%) Windows
4 20 (24.69%) CentOS
5 14 (17.28%) Ubuntu
6 12 (14.81%) Solaris
7 8 (9.88%) Debian
8 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.94%) AIX
10 2 (2.47%) VMS
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.47%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) ITIL
3 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
3 13 (16.05%) DevOps
4 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
4 10 (12.35%) Load Balancing
5 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.64%) Low Latency
6 7 (8.64%) ITSM
6 7 (8.64%) Service Management
7 6 (7.41%) Change Control
7 6 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.94%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.94%) Kernel Tuning
10 3 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (3.70%) Project Management
11 2 (2.47%) Benchmarking
11 2 (2.47%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Perl
2 26 (32.10%) Python
2 26 (32.10%) Bash Shell
3 22 (27.16%) Shell Script
4 16 (19.75%) Ruby
4 16 (19.75%) Java
5 11 (13.58%) SQL
6 7 (8.64%) C
6 7 (8.64%) C++
7 4 (4.94%) Embedded C
7 4 (4.94%) Embedded C++
7 4 (4.94%) Korn
7 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.70%) VB
8 3 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) Tcl
9 1 (1.23%) AWK
9 1 (1.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) CCNP
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.81%) KVM
3 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.41%) Xen
5 5 (6.17%) NFS
6 4 (4.94%) Docker
6 4 (4.94%) XenServer
7 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.70%) vSphere
8 2 (2.47%) Varnish
8 2 (2.47%) Samba
8 2 (2.47%) XenApp
8 2 (2.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (2.47%) RHEV
9 1 (1.23%) Ceph
9 1 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (41.98%) Puppet
2 18 (22.22%) Nagios
3 17 (20.99%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (14.81%) Cacti
5 10 (12.35%) ZABBIX
5 10 (12.35%) Ansible
6 9 (11.11%) Salt
7 6 (7.41%) CFEngine
8 5 (6.17%) yum
9 4 (4.94%) Munin
9 4 (4.94%) OpenView
10 3 (3.70%) SCCM
10 3 (3.70%) SCOM
10 3 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (3.70%) Graphite
11 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
11 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
11 2 (2.47%) BladeLogic
11 2 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 43 (53.09%) Red Hat
2 30 (37.04%) VMware
3 13 (16.05%) Cisco
4 11 (13.58%) Oracle
5 10 (12.35%) HP
6 9 (11.11%) Citrix
7 8 (9.88%) EMC
7 8 (9.88%) F5
8 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.94%) Veritas
9 4 (4.94%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.94%) Rackspace
10 3 (3.70%) Splunk
11 2 (2.47%) BMC
11 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.47%) Reuters
11 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.47%) Remedy
11 2 (2.47%) Sun
11 2 (2.47%) IBM
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago