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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 206 214 265
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 31 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.67% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.69% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 49
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
5137 6494 10540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.89% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4646 5767 9155
Median salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (68.48%) DevOps
3 59 (64.13%) Puppet
4 47 (51.09%) Ansible
5 41 (44.57%) Jenkins
5 41 (44.57%) Python
6 39 (42.39%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (36.96%) MySQL
8 32 (34.78%) Apache
8 32 (34.78%) Red Hat
9 31 (33.70%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (31.52%) Bash Shell
10 29 (31.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (27.17%) LAMP
11 25 (27.17%) VMware
12 24 (26.09%) Perl
12 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (25.00%) Docker
13 23 (25.00%) Unix
14 22 (23.91%) Finance
15 21 (22.83%) Configuration Management
15 21 (22.83%) Windows
16 19 (20.65%) PHP
16 19 (20.65%) Law
17 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (19.57%) Ruby
17 18 (19.57%) Salt
17 18 (19.57%) OpenStack
18 16 (17.39%) Rackspace
18 16 (17.39%) Ubuntu

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 32 (34.78%) Apache
2 18 (19.57%) OpenStack
3 10 (10.87%) CMS
4 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.61%) JBoss
5 7 (7.61%) nginx
6 5 (5.43%) CloudStack
6 5 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.43%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.26%) Confluence
7 3 (3.26%) IIS
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) GNU Octave
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (33.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.09%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.09%) Route 53
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) TCP/IP
2 12 (13.04%) Firewall
3 8 (8.70%) DNS
4 6 (6.52%) HTTP
5 2 (2.17%) Network Security
5 2 (2.17%) SMTP
5 2 (2.17%) SNMP
6 1 (1.09%) DHCP
6 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.09%) FCoE
6 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.09%) IMAP
6 1 (1.09%) Internet
6 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.09%) LDAP
6 1 (1.09%) MPLS
6 1 (1.09%) POP3
6 1 (1.09%) SAN
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
6 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.96%) MySQL
2 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.17%) Big Data
4 2 (2.17%) DB2
4 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) Redis
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (44.57%) Jenkins
2 16 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (9.78%) JIRA
4 5 (5.43%) Subversion
4 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.35%) MSI
6 3 (3.26%) Maven
7 2 (2.17%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.17%) Gradle
8 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.09%) FishEye
8 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 19 (20.65%) Law
3 8 (8.70%) Publishing
4 7 (7.61%) Games
5 4 (4.35%) Banking
6 3 (3.26%) Retail
7 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.17%) LAMP
2 9 (9.78%) .NET
3 4 (4.35%) ELK Stack
3 4 (4.35%) mod_rewrite
3 4 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.26%) Web Services
5 2 (2.17%) NumPy
5 2 (2.17%) REST
5 2 (2.17%) SciPy
5 2 (2.17%) Sensu
5 2 (2.17%) SOAP
6 1 (1.09%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.09%) JSON
6 1 (1.09%) Kafka
6 1 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.09%) Middleware
6 1 (1.09%) Node.js
6 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) User Experience
2 7 (7.61%) Equities
2 7 (7.61%) Fixed Income
3 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.43%) Online Games
4 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.26%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (3.26%) PlayStation
5 3 (3.26%) Wiki
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) Fintech
7 1 (1.09%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) Social Network
7 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (31.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (25.00%) Unix
4 21 (22.83%) Windows
5 16 (17.39%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.52%) CentOS
7 4 (4.35%) Solaris
8 2 (2.17%) Debian
8 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (68.48%) DevOps
2 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (22.83%) Configuration Management
4 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.39%) Web Operations
6 13 (14.13%) Open Source
7 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.78%) Content Management
8 9 (9.78%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (7.61%) Algorithmic Trading
9 7 (7.61%) Build Automation
9 7 (7.61%) ITIL
9 7 (7.61%) Market Making
9 7 (7.61%) Scrum
10 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.52%) High Availability
10 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.43%) Low Latency
11 5 (5.43%) Microservices
11 5 (5.43%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.57%) Python
2 29 (31.52%) Bash Shell
3 24 (26.09%) Perl
4 19 (20.65%) PHP
5 18 (19.57%) Ruby
6 8 (8.70%) Java
7 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.52%) AWK
8 6 (6.52%) sed
9 5 (5.43%) C#
9 5 (5.43%) SQL
10 4 (4.35%) C++
11 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.17%) C
13 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.09%) Korn
13 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) RHCE
2 5 (5.43%) RHCA
3 4 (4.35%) Degree
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) CISSP
5 1 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) GIAC
5 1 (1.09%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.09%) SANS
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (25.00%) Docker
2 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.52%) Xen
4 5 (5.43%) vSphere
4 5 (5.43%) XenServer
5 4 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.26%) NFS
6 3 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.17%) KVM
8 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.09%) RHEV
8 1 (1.09%) Samba
8 1 (1.09%) Varnish
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 59 (64.13%) Puppet
2 47 (51.09%) Ansible
3 39 (42.39%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (19.57%) Salt
5 10 (10.87%) Nagios
6 7 (7.61%) Kubernetes
7 6 (6.52%) Terraform
8 5 (5.43%) Cobbler
8 5 (5.43%) Tivoli
9 4 (4.35%) Rundeck
10 3 (3.26%) Kibana
10 3 (3.26%) logstash
11 2 (2.17%) Graphite
12 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
12 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 25 (27.17%) VMware
3 16 (17.39%) Rackspace
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle
5 5 (5.43%) EnterpriseDB
5 5 (5.43%) Splunk
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco
6 3 (3.26%) IBM
7 2 (2.17%) Google
7 2 (2.17%) HP
7 2 (2.17%) hybris
7 2 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (1.09%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.09%) Akamai
8 1 (1.09%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.09%) Facebook
8 1 (1.09%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
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