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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 177 208 275
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 46 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.92% 0.76% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.79% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 38
Median salary £72,500 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,010 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £70,600 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
4856 6188 9805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.95% 95.79% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4418 5546 8579
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 87 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (67.82%) DevOps
3 55 (63.22%) Puppet
4 44 (50.57%) Ansible
5 40 (45.98%) Python
6 32 (36.78%) Red Hat
6 32 (36.78%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (35.63%) Jenkins
8 30 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (28.74%) Unix
9 25 (28.74%) Finance
10 24 (27.59%) MySQL
10 24 (27.59%) Apache
11 22 (25.29%) Perl
11 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
11 22 (25.29%) Bash Shell
12 21 (24.14%) Windows
12 21 (24.14%) VMware
13 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (21.84%) Docker
14 19 (21.84%) LAMP
15 18 (20.69%) OpenStack
16 17 (19.54%) Open Source
17 14 (16.09%) Law
17 14 (16.09%) PHP
18 13 (14.94%) Ubuntu
18 13 (14.94%) Salt
19 12 (13.79%) Web Operations
19 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development

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 24 (27.59%) Apache
2 18 (20.69%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.90%) JBoss
3 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.60%) CloudStack
4 4 (4.60%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.60%) IIS
4 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.45%) Confluence
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.30%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) GNU Octave
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.15%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.15%) Route 53
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) DNS
4 3 (3.45%) HTTP
4 3 (3.45%) LDAP
5 2 (2.30%) Internet
5 2 (2.30%) Network Security
5 2 (2.30%) SAN
5 2 (2.30%) SSL
6 1 (1.15%) DHCP
6 1 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.15%) FTP
6 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.15%) IMAP
6 1 (1.15%) POP3
6 1 (1.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.59%) MySQL
2 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.45%) Big Data
5 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.15%) Redis
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (35.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.20%) JIRA
4 7 (8.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.60%) Subversion
5 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.45%) MSI
7 2 (2.30%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.30%) FishEye
8 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Law
3 7 (8.05%) Banking
4 6 (6.90%) Games
5 4 (4.60%) Publishing
6 3 (3.45%) Legal
7 2 (2.30%) Front Office
7 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Marketing
7 2 (2.30%) Retail
8 1 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Electronics
8 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) LAMP
2 8 (9.20%) .NET
3 4 (4.60%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.45%) ELK Stack
4 3 (3.45%) NumPy
4 3 (3.45%) SciPy
4 3 (3.45%) Web Services
5 2 (2.30%) Middleware
5 2 (2.30%) mod_rewrite
5 2 (2.30%) Node.js
5 2 (2.30%) Sensu
6 1 (1.15%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.15%) HTML
6 1 (1.15%) Kafka
6 1 (1.15%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Equities
1 9 (10.34%) Fixed Income
2 8 (9.20%) User Experience
3 5 (5.75%) Online Games
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.45%) PlayStation
6 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.30%) Wiki
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (28.74%) Unix
4 21 (24.14%) Windows
5 13 (14.94%) Ubuntu
6 7 (8.05%) Solaris
7 6 (6.90%) CentOS
8 2 (2.30%) Debian
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.82%) DevOps
2 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
3 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (19.54%) Open Source
5 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.79%) Web Operations
6 9 (10.34%) Algorithmic Trading
6 9 (10.34%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (10.34%) Market Making
7 7 (8.05%) High Availability
7 7 (8.05%) Low Latency
8 6 (6.90%) Build Automation
9 5 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL
9 5 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.60%) Content Management
10 4 (4.60%) DSDM
10 4 (4.60%) RUP
10 4 (4.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.98%) Python
2 22 (25.29%) Bash Shell
2 22 (25.29%) Perl
3 14 (16.09%) PHP
4 11 (12.64%) Ruby
5 6 (6.90%) C#
5 6 (6.90%) Java
5 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.75%) C++
6 5 (5.75%) SQL
7 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.30%) AWK
8 2 (2.30%) C
8 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.30%) sed
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) RHCE
2 7 (8.05%) RHCA
3 6 (6.90%) Degree
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CCNA
5 1 (1.15%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (21.84%) Docker
2 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.75%) Xen
4 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.60%) vSphere
4 4 (4.60%) XenServer
5 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.30%) NFS
7 1 (1.15%) KVM
7 1 (1.15%) Samba
7 1 (1.15%) Squid
7 1 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 55 (63.22%) Puppet
2 44 (50.57%) Ansible
3 32 (36.78%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (14.94%) Salt
5 9 (10.34%) Nagios
6 8 (9.20%) Kubernetes
7 5 (5.75%) Terraform
8 4 (4.60%) Cobbler
8 4 (4.60%) Tivoli
9 3 (3.45%) Kibana
9 3 (3.45%) logstash
9 3 (3.45%) Rundeck
10 2 (2.30%) Graphite
10 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (1.15%) Mesos
11 1 (1.15%) yum
11 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Red Hat
2 21 (24.14%) VMware
3 11 (12.64%) Rackspace
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle
5 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.90%) Splunk
6 4 (4.60%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (3.45%) HP
8 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco
8 2 (2.30%) hybris
8 2 (2.30%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.15%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.15%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.15%) EMC
9 1 (1.15%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.15%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.15%) NetApp
9 1 (1.15%) Reuters
9 1 (1.15%) Veritas
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits - Remote working
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Company-wide Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago