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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 185 193 273
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 43 72 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 1.05% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.10% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 42
Median salary £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,150
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
4823 6549 9938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.84% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 5843 8537
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +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 23 February 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 23 February 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 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (60.00%) Puppet
3 42 (56.00%) DevOps
3 42 (56.00%) Python
4 35 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (44.00%) Red Hat
6 31 (41.33%) Ansible
7 30 (40.00%) Finance
8 27 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (34.67%) Unix
10 23 (30.67%) Perl
10 23 (30.67%) Jenkins
11 22 (29.33%) Configuration Management
12 21 (28.00%) Bash Shell
13 17 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (22.67%) Open Source
13 17 (22.67%) Windows
14 16 (21.33%) Docker
15 15 (20.00%) OpenStack
16 14 (18.67%) RHCE
16 14 (18.67%) VMware
17 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (17.33%) Apache
17 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (16.00%) Ruby
18 12 (16.00%) LAMP
19 10 (13.33%) Banking
19 10 (13.33%) RHCA
20 9 (12.00%) PHP
20 9 (12.00%) Java

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 15 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 13 (17.33%) Apache
3 5 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.67%) JBoss
3 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.33%) IIS
5 3 (4.00%) CloudStack
5 3 (4.00%) Confluence
5 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.33%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.33%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
3 1 (1.33%) Route 53
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Firewall
2 5 (6.67%) LDAP
3 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.00%) HTTP
4 3 (4.00%) Network Security
5 2 (2.67%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.67%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.67%) SAN
5 2 (2.67%) SSL
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
6 1 (1.33%) FTP
6 1 (1.33%) IMAP
6 1 (1.33%) POP3
6 1 (1.33%) SMTP
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) MySQL
2 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.67%) Redis
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.00%) JIRA
4 4 (5.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.00%) Subversion
5 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.67%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.67%) FishEye
7 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.33%) MSI
General
1 30 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Games
3 4 (5.33%) Law
3 4 (5.33%) Legal
3 4 (5.33%) Marketing
4 3 (4.00%) Front Office
4 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) LAMP
2 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) Lucene
3 3 (4.00%) NumPy
3 3 (4.00%) SciPy
3 3 (4.00%) Sensu
4 2 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) Middleware
4 2 (2.67%) YAML
5 1 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.33%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.33%) Kafka
5 1 (1.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.33%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (1.33%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Equities
1 7 (9.33%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.67%) Online Games
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (34.67%) Unix
4 17 (22.67%) Windows
5 9 (12.00%) CentOS
5 9 (12.00%) Solaris
6 7 (9.33%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.67%) AIX
8 2 (2.67%) Debian
9 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) DevOps
2 22 (29.33%) Configuration Management
3 17 (22.67%) Open Source
4 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.67%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (9.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 7 (9.33%) High Availability
6 7 (9.33%) Low Latency
6 7 (9.33%) Market Making
7 5 (6.67%) Build Automation
7 5 (6.67%) ITIL
7 5 (6.67%) Migration
7 5 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.33%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.33%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) Python
2 23 (30.67%) Perl
3 21 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (16.00%) Ruby
5 9 (12.00%) Java
5 9 (12.00%) PHP
6 8 (10.67%) C++
7 7 (9.33%) C#
8 6 (8.00%) SQL
9 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.00%) C
11 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.33%) Go
12 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) RHCE
2 10 (13.33%) RHCA
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.67%) CCNA
5 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.33%) CCNP
6 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.33%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (1.33%) LPIC
6 1 (1.33%) MCTS
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Docker
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.33%) NFS
3 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (5.33%) Xen
4 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.00%) vSphere
4 3 (4.00%) XenServer
5 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.33%) KVM
5 1 (1.33%) Samba
5 1 (1.33%) Squid
5 1 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 45 (60.00%) Puppet
2 31 (41.33%) Ansible
3 27 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.67%) Kubernetes
5 6 (8.00%) Nagios
6 4 (5.33%) Salt
6 4 (5.33%) Terraform
7 3 (4.00%) Cobbler
7 3 (4.00%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.67%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.67%) Graphite
8 2 (2.67%) Mesos
8 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.33%) Consul
9 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.33%) Packer
9 1 (1.33%) Rundeck
9 1 (1.33%) StatsD
9 1 (1.33%) yum
9 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (18.67%) VMware
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle
4 6 (8.00%) Splunk
5 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) HP
6 4 (5.33%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.00%) Cisco
7 3 (4.00%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.67%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.33%) Aruba
9 1 (1.33%) F5
9 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.33%) hybris
9 1 (1.33%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.33%) New Relic
9 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
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