The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 279 277 315
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 57 50 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 53 50 10
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.70%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11323 11126 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 93.35% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9488 9778 11067
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
London

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 44 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 43 (48.86%) Apache
5 41 (46.59%) Tomcat
6 35 (39.77%) Python
6 35 (39.77%) Perl
7 31 (35.23%) MySQL
7 31 (35.23%) Ruby
8 29 (32.95%) CentOS
8 29 (32.95%) Bash Shell
8 29 (32.95%) Puppet
9 28 (31.82%) Finance
10 27 (30.68%) VMware
10 27 (30.68%) Oracle
10 27 (30.68%) JBoss
11 22 (25.00%) Nagios
12 21 (23.86%) Ubuntu
12 21 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (22.73%) Load Balancing
13 20 (22.73%) ITIL
13 20 (22.73%) UNIX
14 19 (21.59%) nginx
15 18 (20.45%) DevOps
16 17 (19.32%) Windows
17 16 (18.18%) C
18 15 (17.05%) WebLogic
18 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
18 15 (17.05%) Xen
18 15 (17.05%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 43 (48.86%) Apache
2 41 (46.59%) Tomcat
3 19 (21.59%) nginx
4 15 (17.05%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.68%) Drupal
6 4 (4.55%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.41%) IIS
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (2.27%) Confluence
8 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.14%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.14%) Node.js
9 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
2 13 (14.77%) NetScaler
2 13 (14.77%) BIG-IP
2 13 (14.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (12.50%) DNS
4 9 (10.23%) LDAP
4 9 (10.23%) Internet
5 7 (7.95%) DHCP
5 7 (7.95%) SAN
6 6 (6.82%) Multicast
7 5 (5.68%) Firewall
7 5 (5.68%) SSL
7 5 (5.68%) WAN
7 5 (5.68%) SSH
8 4 (4.55%) NAS
8 4 (4.55%) OpenVPN
8 4 (4.55%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.41%) FTP
9 3 (3.41%) HTTP
9 3 (3.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.23%) MySQL
2 13 (14.77%) DB2
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.68%) Redis
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.27%) Riak
7 2 (2.27%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.82%) GCC
2 6 (6.82%) GDB
3 4 (4.55%) JIRA
3 4 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 4 (4.55%) Hudson
3 4 (4.55%) Subversion
4 2 (2.27%) Maven
4 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.27%) dbdeploy
4 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.14%) Trac
5 1 (1.14%) Redmine
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Law
3 4 (4.55%) Publishing
4 3 (3.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) LAMP
1 3 (3.41%) J2EE
1 3 (3.41%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) Java EE
2 2 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.27%) MSMQ
2 2 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.14%) Android SDK
3 1 (1.14%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.14%) Middleware
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) XML
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.14%) RESTful
3 1 (1.14%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Open Source
2 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.09%) Clustering
4 6 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.55%) Replication
6 2 (2.27%) PKI
6 2 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.27%) HACMP
7 1 (1.14%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.14%) VHDL
7 1 (1.14%) Verilog
7 1 (1.14%) Equities
7 1 (1.14%) ASIC
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.14%) Physics
7 1 (1.14%) Speech Recognition
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (32.95%) CentOS
4 21 (23.86%) Ubuntu
5 20 (22.73%) UNIX
6 17 (19.32%) Windows
7 7 (7.95%) Solaris
8 4 (4.55%) AIX
9 3 (3.41%) Debian
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.14%) Fedora
11 1 (1.14%) VMS
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.14%) Android
11 1 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Load Balancing
1 20 (22.73%) ITIL
2 18 (20.45%) DevOps
3 14 (15.91%) Configuration Management
3 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.77%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.95%) Low Latency
7 5 (5.68%) Change Management
8 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.55%) Load Testing
8 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.41%) Data Security
10 2 (2.27%) Network Design
10 2 (2.27%) Release Management
10 2 (2.27%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.27%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.77%) Python
1 35 (39.77%) Perl
2 31 (35.23%) Ruby
3 29 (32.95%) Bash Shell
4 16 (18.18%) C
5 12 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 11 (12.50%) C++
6 11 (12.50%) Java
7 10 (11.36%) SQL
8 7 (7.95%) PHP
8 7 (7.95%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.68%) Embedded C
9 5 (5.68%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.41%) Korn
11 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.14%) VBA
12 1 (1.14%) Scala
12 1 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) RHCE
3 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (17.05%) Xen
2 15 (17.05%) KVM
3 8 (9.09%) Postfix
4 5 (5.68%) NFS
4 5 (5.68%) Varnish
5 4 (4.55%) Sendmail
5 4 (4.55%) VirtualBox
5 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.14%) RHEV
6 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.14%) Samba
6 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 29 (32.95%) Puppet
2 22 (25.00%) Nagios
3 15 (17.05%) ZABBIX
4 13 (14.77%) CFEngine
4 13 (14.77%) Cacti
4 13 (14.77%) Ansible
4 13 (14.77%) Salt
5 7 (7.95%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (6.82%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.68%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (4.55%) Capistrano
9 3 (3.41%) SCOM
10 2 (2.27%) Ganglia
10 2 (2.27%) Munin
11 1 (1.14%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
11 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (1.14%) YUM
Vendors
1 55 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 27 (30.68%) VMware
2 27 (30.68%) Oracle
2 27 (30.68%) JBoss
3 13 (14.77%) Citrix
3 13 (14.77%) F5
4 7 (7.95%) Cisco
4 7 (7.95%) HP
5 4 (4.55%) Veritas
6 3 (3.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) Sun
7 2 (2.27%) Dell
7 2 (2.27%) EMC
7 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.14%) New Relic
8 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.14%) Reuters
8 1 (1.14%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.14%) Remedy
8 1 (1.14%) Intel
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Trading House Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago