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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 190 246 306
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 72 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.64% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 57
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £80,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +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
6232 9463 12226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 94.81% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 8080 10335
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Linux
2 101 (66.01%) DevOps
3 99 (64.71%) Puppet
4 96 (62.75%) Python
5 80 (52.29%) Amazon AWS
6 75 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (47.06%) Ansible
8 68 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (40.52%) Opscode Chef
10 54 (35.29%) Configuration Management
10 54 (35.29%) VMware
11 51 (33.33%) Bash Shell
12 48 (31.37%) Law
13 47 (30.72%) Jenkins
14 44 (28.76%) Ruby
15 43 (28.10%) Docker
16 40 (26.14%) Finance
16 40 (26.14%) MySQL
17 39 (25.49%) Red Hat
18 38 (24.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 36 (23.53%) Perl
19 36 (23.53%) Unix
20 35 (22.88%) Salt
21 31 (20.26%) Windows
22 26 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
23 24 (15.69%) Apache
24 23 (15.03%) Nagios
25 22 (14.38%) LAMP
26 21 (13.73%) Git (software)
27 20 (13.07%) E-Commerce

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 (15.69%) Apache
2 19 (12.42%) OpenStack
3 14 (9.15%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.84%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.54%) JBoss
6 9 (5.88%) CloudStack
6 9 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 9 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (5.23%) Apache Spark
8 6 (3.92%) IIS
9 5 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (3.27%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.65%) nginx
11 1 (0.65%) Node.js
11 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 80 (52.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.27%) IaaS
3 5 (3.27%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.31%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.31%) PaaS
5 2 (1.31%) Route 53
5 2 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.42%) Firewall
2 15 (9.80%) DNS
3 11 (7.19%) LDAP
4 10 (6.54%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.23%) Internet
5 8 (5.23%) Kerberos
5 8 (5.23%) WAN
6 6 (3.92%) LAN
7 5 (3.27%) DHCP
7 5 (3.27%) iSCSI
8 4 (2.61%) SSL
9 3 (1.96%) HTTP
9 3 (1.96%) Multicast
9 3 (1.96%) SAN
9 3 (1.96%) VoIP
10 2 (1.31%) VPN
11 1 (0.65%) BGP
11 1 (0.65%) IPv4
11 1 (0.65%) IPv6
11 1 (0.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.14%) MySQL
2 13 (8.50%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (5.88%) Big Data
3 9 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.27%) HBase
4 5 (3.27%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.61%) DB2
6 3 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.96%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.65%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 47 (30.72%) Jenkins
2 21 (13.73%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.80%) Maven
4 14 (9.15%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.54%) Subversion
6 9 (5.88%) Vagrant
7 6 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.61%) Gradle
9 3 (1.96%) Robot Framework
9 3 (1.96%) Selenium
10 1 (0.65%) Ant
10 1 (0.65%) GCC
General
1 48 (31.37%) Law
2 40 (26.14%) Finance
3 9 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.96%) Games
5 3 (1.96%) Publishing
5 3 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.38%) LAMP
2 14 (9.15%) ELK Stack
2 14 (9.15%) Web Services
3 11 (7.19%) JSON
4 9 (5.88%) .NET
5 8 (5.23%) Sensu
6 4 (2.61%) REST
6 4 (2.61%) SOAP
7 3 (1.96%) CSS
7 3 (1.96%) HTML
7 3 (1.96%) RESTful
8 2 (1.31%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.65%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.65%) J2EE
9 1 (0.65%) JMS
9 1 (0.65%) libvirt
9 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Fintech
1 15 (9.80%) User Experience
2 7 (4.58%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.27%) Smartphone
3 5 (3.27%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.61%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (2.61%) Clustering
4 4 (2.61%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.96%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.31%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.31%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.31%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.65%) Equities
7 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 153 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (24.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 36 (23.53%) Unix
4 31 (20.26%) Windows
5 18 (11.76%) CentOS
6 12 (7.84%) Ubuntu
7 10 (6.54%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.23%) Debian
9 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.31%) SUSE
12 1 (0.65%) AIX
12 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.65%) Solaris
12 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (66.01%) DevOps
2 75 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (35.29%) Configuration Management
5 20 (13.07%) E-Commerce
6 16 (10.46%) Scrum
7 15 (9.80%) Microservices
8 14 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (8.50%) High Availability
10 10 (6.54%) Load Balancing
10 10 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (5.88%) Auto-Scaling
11 9 (5.88%) Build Automation
11 9 (5.88%) DSDM
11 9 (5.88%) ITIL
11 9 (5.88%) Open Source
11 9 (5.88%) OWASP
11 9 (5.88%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 96 (62.75%) Python
2 51 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 44 (28.76%) Ruby
4 36 (23.53%) Perl
5 18 (11.76%) SQL
6 16 (10.46%) Java
7 15 (9.80%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.23%) C++
9 6 (3.92%) PHP
10 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.96%) C#
11 3 (1.96%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.96%) VB
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.65%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.27%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) MCITP
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.61%) NCDA
2 4 (2.61%) RHCE
2 4 (2.61%) RHCT
2 4 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.50%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (28.10%) Docker
2 26 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.88%) KVM
4 9 (5.88%) vSphere
4 9 (5.88%) Xen
4 9 (5.88%) XenServer
5 6 (3.92%) NFS
5 6 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.61%) Corosync
7 4 (2.61%) XenApp
8 1 (0.65%) Samba
Systems Management
1 99 (64.71%) Puppet
2 72 (47.06%) Ansible
3 62 (40.52%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (22.88%) Salt
5 23 (15.03%) Nagios
6 10 (6.54%) Kubernetes
7 9 (5.88%) Cobbler
7 9 (5.88%) Terraform
7 9 (5.88%) Tivoli
8 8 (5.23%) Graphite
9 7 (4.58%) SELinux
9 7 (4.58%) ZABBIX
10 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (3.27%) Ganglia
11 5 (3.27%) logstash
11 5 (3.27%) Packer
11 5 (3.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (2.61%) Backup Exec
12 4 (2.61%) Cacti
12 4 (2.61%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 54 (35.29%) VMware
2 39 (25.49%) Red Hat
3 19 (12.42%) Microsoft
3 19 (12.42%) Splunk
4 18 (11.76%) Oracle
5 17 (11.11%) Rackspace
6 13 (8.50%) Google
7 12 (7.84%) Cisco
8 11 (7.19%) NetApp
9 10 (6.54%) IBM
10 9 (5.88%) EnterpriseDB
11 8 (5.23%) HP
12 6 (3.92%) Facebook
13 5 (3.27%) Citrix
13 5 (3.27%) Cloudera
13 5 (3.27%) Hortonworks
13 5 (3.27%) Symantec
14 3 (1.96%) EMC
15 2 (1.31%) hybris
15 2 (1.31%) SolarWinds
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent Benefits & Bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + 100% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus strong benefits
Posted: 21 days ago