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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 274 266 316
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 55 52 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.43% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.47% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 50 9
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (61.63%) Red Hat
3 43 (50.00%) Apache
3 43 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (47.67%) Tomcat
5 36 (41.86%) Perl
6 34 (39.53%) Python
7 31 (36.05%) Ruby
8 30 (34.88%) MySQL
9 28 (32.56%) Finance
9 28 (32.56%) CentOS
9 28 (32.56%) Bash Shell
9 28 (32.56%) Puppet
10 26 (30.23%) VMware
10 26 (30.23%) Oracle
10 26 (30.23%) JBoss
11 21 (24.42%) Nagios
12 20 (23.26%) UNIX
12 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (22.09%) Load Balancing
13 19 (22.09%) Ubuntu
13 19 (22.09%) ITIL
13 19 (22.09%) DevOps
14 18 (20.93%) nginx
15 17 (19.77%) Windows
16 16 (18.60%) C
16 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
17 15 (17.44%) Open Source
17 15 (17.44%) KVM
18 14 (16.28%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (50.00%) Apache
2 41 (47.67%) Tomcat
3 18 (20.93%) nginx
4 14 (16.28%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.81%) Drupal
6 4 (4.65%) IIS
6 4 (4.65%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.33%) Confluence
7 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.16%) Node.js
8 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.12%) DNS
3 12 (13.95%) BIG-IP
3 12 (13.95%) NetScaler
3 12 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (11.63%) LDAP
5 9 (10.47%) Internet
6 8 (9.30%) DHCP
7 6 (6.98%) Multicast
7 6 (6.98%) SSH
7 6 (6.98%) SAN
8 5 (5.81%) SSL
8 5 (5.81%) OpenVPN
9 4 (4.65%) HTTP
9 4 (4.65%) Kerberos
9 4 (4.65%) Firewall
9 4 (4.65%) NAS
10 3 (3.49%) tcpdump
10 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) MySQL
2 12 (13.95%) DB2
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.81%) Redis
6 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.33%) Riak
7 2 (2.33%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.98%) GCC
2 6 (6.98%) GDB
2 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.81%) Subversion
4 4 (4.65%) JIRA
4 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.65%) Hudson
5 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.33%) Maven
5 2 (2.33%) dbdeploy
5 2 (2.33%) Trac
6 1 (1.16%) Redmine
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Publishing
4 3 (3.49%) Legal
5 2 (2.33%) Law
5 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Web Services
2 3 (3.49%) LAMP
3 2 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.33%) Java SE
3 2 (2.33%) Java EE
3 2 (2.33%) J2EE
3 2 (2.33%) MSMQ
3 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.16%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.16%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.16%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) HTML
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Open Source
2 9 (10.47%) Clustering
3 8 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.98%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.65%) Replication
6 2 (2.33%) PKI
6 2 (2.33%) HACMP
7 1 (1.16%) ASIC
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.16%) VHDL
7 1 (1.16%) Verilog
7 1 (1.16%) Equities
7 1 (1.16%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.16%) Physics
7 1 (1.16%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (32.56%) CentOS
4 20 (23.26%) UNIX
5 19 (22.09%) Ubuntu
6 17 (19.77%) Windows
7 6 (6.98%) Solaris
8 4 (4.65%) AIX
9 3 (3.49%) Debian
9 3 (3.49%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.33%) Fedora
11 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.16%) Android
11 1 (1.16%) VMS
11 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) ITIL
1 19 (22.09%) Load Balancing
1 19 (22.09%) DevOps
2 13 (15.12%) Configuration Management
3 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.95%) Statistical Analysis
4 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.98%) Low Latency
7 5 (5.81%) Change Management
8 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.65%) Load Testing
9 3 (3.49%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.33%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.33%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.33%) Release Management
10 2 (2.33%) Computer Security
10 2 (2.33%) High Availability
10 2 (2.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.86%) Perl
2 34 (39.53%) Python
3 31 (36.05%) Ruby
4 28 (32.56%) Bash Shell
5 16 (18.60%) C
6 13 (15.12%) Shell Script
7 12 (13.95%) Java
8 11 (12.79%) C++
9 9 (10.47%) SQL
10 8 (9.30%) PHP
10 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.81%) Embedded C
11 5 (5.81%) Embedded C++
12 3 (3.49%) Korn
13 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
14 1 (1.16%) VBA
14 1 (1.16%) Groovy
14 1 (1.16%) Scala
14 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.16%) RHCE
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (17.44%) KVM
3 14 (16.28%) Xen
4 8 (9.30%) Postfix
5 6 (6.98%) Varnish
6 5 (5.81%) NFS
7 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
7 4 (4.65%) Sendmail
7 4 (4.65%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.16%) RHEV
8 1 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.16%) Samba
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (32.56%) Puppet
2 21 (24.42%) Nagios
3 14 (16.28%) ZABBIX
4 12 (13.95%) Cacti
4 12 (13.95%) CFEngine
4 12 (13.95%) Ansible
4 12 (13.95%) Salt
5 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (6.98%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (4.65%) SCOM
8 4 (4.65%) Capistrano
9 2 (2.33%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (2.33%) Ganglia
9 2 (2.33%) Munin
10 1 (1.16%) YUM
10 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.16%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) Red Hat
2 26 (30.23%) VMware
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle
2 26 (30.23%) JBoss
3 12 (13.95%) Citrix
3 12 (13.95%) F5
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco
5 6 (6.98%) HP
6 4 (4.65%) Veritas
7 3 (3.49%) IBM
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.33%) Sun
8 2 (2.33%) EMC
8 2 (2.33%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.16%) New Relic
9 1 (1.16%) Intel
9 1 (1.16%) Dell
9 1 (1.16%) BMC
9 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
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