The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 465 481 400
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 172 190 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 151 164 199
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,950 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40569 45917 40808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.82% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34311 38472 34322
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the London region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in London

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 24 £55,000 +2.80% 6
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 364 (100.00%) Linux
2 180 (49.45%) Puppet
3 173 (47.53%) Python
4 162 (44.51%) Red Hat
5 145 (39.84%) Opscode Chef
6 142 (39.01%) DevOps
7 130 (35.71%) Perl
8 126 (34.62%) UNIX
9 115 (31.59%) VMware
10 108 (29.67%) Bash Shell
11 106 (29.12%) Apache
12 105 (28.85%) Finance
13 102 (28.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 77 (21.15%) Ruby
15 76 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 75 (20.60%) MySQL
17 73 (20.05%) Java
18 72 (19.78%) Configuration Management
19 71 (19.51%) CentOS
20 70 (19.23%) Windows
21 68 (18.68%) PHP
21 68 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
22 66 (18.13%) Tomcat
22 66 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
23 62 (17.03%) TCP/IP
23 62 (17.03%) Nagios
24 60 (16.48%) Shell Script
25 56 (15.38%) Ansible
26 53 (14.56%) DNS
27 52 (14.29%) SQL

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 106 (29.12%) Apache
2 66 (18.13%) Tomcat
3 50 (13.74%) nginx
4 41 (11.26%) JBoss
5 37 (10.16%) OpenStack
6 15 (4.12%) Confluence
7 11 (3.02%) IIS
8 9 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.37%) CMS
10 5 (1.37%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.37%) Drupal
11 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.82%) Node.js
12 3 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.55%) Lightstreamer
13 2 (0.55%) Jetty
14 1 (0.27%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 68 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (10.16%) PaaS
3 36 (9.89%) IaaS
4 21 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (3.57%) Office 365
6 11 (3.02%) Amazon S3
7 10 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (2.47%) SaaS
9 8 (2.20%) SoftLayer
9 8 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (1.65%) Heroku
11 6 (1.65%) Engine Yard
12 5 (1.37%) Joyent
12 5 (1.37%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.10%) Google Drive
14 3 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 62 (17.03%) TCP/IP
2 53 (14.56%) DNS
3 45 (12.36%) Firewall
4 35 (9.62%) HTTP
5 27 (7.42%) SAN
6 22 (6.04%) LDAP
7 21 (5.77%) FTP
8 17 (4.67%) SMTP
9 15 (4.12%) VPN
9 15 (4.12%) HTTPS
10 13 (3.57%) ISDN
10 13 (3.57%) PBX
10 13 (3.57%) VoIP
10 13 (3.57%) Network Security
11 12 (3.30%) VLAN
12 9 (2.47%) iSCSI
12 9 (2.47%) Internet
12 9 (2.47%) DHCP
12 9 (2.47%) SSL
13 8 (2.20%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.60%) MySQL
2 25 (6.87%) NoSQL
3 22 (6.04%) MongoDB
4 21 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 21 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 19 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (5.22%) Hadoop
6 17 (4.67%) Big Data
7 15 (4.12%) Redis
8 11 (3.02%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.20%) HBase
10 7 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.65%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.37%) OpenTSDB
13 4 (1.10%) DB2
14 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.82%) InfluxDB
15 1 (0.27%) BigTable
15 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 52 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 30 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.42%) Subversion
4 20 (5.49%) JIRA
5 9 (2.47%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.37%) Maven
6 5 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.82%) Juju
9 2 (0.55%) FishEye
9 2 (0.55%) RSpec
9 2 (0.55%) Hudson
10 1 (0.27%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.27%) Ant
10 1 (0.27%) JUnit
10 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.27%) Gradle
10 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.27%) Trac
10 1 (0.27%) dbdeploy
General
1 105 (28.85%) Finance
2 25 (6.87%) Banking
3 23 (6.32%) Games
4 17 (4.67%) Retail
5 16 (4.40%) Law
6 11 (3.02%) Electronics
7 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.82%) Publishing
11 2 (0.55%) Advertising
11 2 (0.55%) Front Office
11 2 (0.55%) Marketing
11 2 (0.55%) German Language
11 2 (0.55%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.97%) ActiveMQ
2 28 (7.69%) Web Services
3 17 (4.67%) Middleware
4 15 (4.12%) MCollective
5 14 (3.85%) XML
5 14 (3.85%) Servlets
6 10 (2.75%) LAMP
7 8 (2.20%) JMX
7 8 (2.20%) JMS
8 7 (1.92%) HTML
9 6 (1.65%) CSS
9 6 (1.65%) Apache Flex
9 6 (1.65%) JSON
10 5 (1.37%) .NET
10 5 (1.37%) J2EE
10 5 (1.37%) CGI
11 4 (1.10%) CherryPy
12 3 (0.82%) Rendezvous
12 3 (0.82%) Flash
12 3 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.77%) Clustering
2 20 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.22%) Hedge funds
4 17 (4.67%) Device Driver
5 16 (4.40%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.57%) Wiki
8 8 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.65%) Over-the-Top Content
10 6 (1.65%) IPTV
10 6 (1.65%) Video on Demand
10 6 (1.65%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.37%) Derivative
11 5 (1.37%) Replication
12 4 (1.10%) E-Learning
12 4 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.10%) iPad
13 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.82%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 364 (100.00%) Linux
2 126 (34.62%) UNIX
3 102 (28.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 71 (19.51%) CentOS
5 70 (19.23%) Windows
6 46 (12.64%) Ubuntu
7 20 (5.49%) Solaris
8 19 (5.22%) Debian
9 13 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (2.47%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.65%) Fedora
12 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.10%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.10%) Android
14 3 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (39.01%) DevOps
2 72 (19.78%) Configuration Management
3 66 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (13.19%) Open Source
5 44 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
7 37 (10.16%) ITIL
7 37 (10.16%) E-Commerce
8 30 (8.24%) Low Latency
9 28 (7.69%) Load Balancing
10 22 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (6.04%) Patch Management
11 21 (5.77%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.49%) Coaching
12 20 (5.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (4.12%) Software Engineering
14 14 (3.85%) Unit Testing
15 13 (3.57%) Automated Testing
16 11 (3.02%) Capacity Planning
16 11 (3.02%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 173 (47.53%) Python
2 130 (35.71%) Perl
3 108 (29.67%) Bash Shell
4 77 (21.15%) Ruby
5 73 (20.05%) Java
6 68 (18.68%) PHP
7 60 (16.48%) Shell Script
8 52 (14.29%) SQL
9 28 (7.69%) C
10 21 (5.77%) C++
11 16 (4.40%) JavaScript
12 8 (2.20%) Korn
13 7 (1.92%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.92%) AWK
14 3 (0.82%) sed
15 2 (0.55%) Go
16 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.27%) C-shell
16 1 (0.27%) Groovy
16 1 (0.27%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 32 (8.79%) Degree
2 10 (2.75%) RHCE
3 7 (1.92%) CCNA
3 7 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (1.92%) JNCIA
4 6 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.82%) LPIC
7 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) SCSA
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.40%) QA
2 7 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.10%) SLA
4 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 76 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (6.32%) VMware ESX
3 16 (4.40%) Docker
4 15 (4.12%) Xen
5 13 (3.57%) KVM
5 13 (3.57%) Apache Flume
5 13 (3.57%) VirtualBox
6 12 (3.30%) vSphere
7 8 (2.20%) Varnish
7 8 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.20%) NFS
7 8 (2.20%) LXC
8 7 (1.92%) Hyper-V
9 6 (1.65%) Active Directory
10 4 (1.10%) Squid
10 4 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.82%) Postfix
11 3 (0.82%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 180 (49.45%) Puppet
2 145 (39.84%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (17.03%) Nagios
4 56 (15.38%) Ansible
5 25 (6.87%) ZABBIX
6 23 (6.32%) Vagrant
7 22 (6.04%) Salt
8 16 (4.40%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (3.57%) CFEngine
9 13 (3.57%) logstash
9 13 (3.57%) Graylog
10 11 (3.02%) ITRS Geneos
11 10 (2.75%) Linux-HA
12 9 (2.47%) Graphite
13 8 (2.20%) Ganglia
14 6 (1.65%) collectd
14 6 (1.65%) Cobbler
14 6 (1.65%) Opsview
15 4 (1.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 3 (0.82%) Cacti
Vendors
1 162 (44.51%) Red Hat
2 115 (31.59%) VMware
3 46 (12.64%) Oracle
4 38 (10.44%) Cisco
5 33 (9.07%) HP
6 20 (5.49%) IBM
7 16 (4.40%) hybris
8 15 (4.12%) Microsoft
8 15 (4.12%) AppDynamics
9 14 (3.85%) Veritas
10 13 (3.57%) Splunk
11 11 (3.02%) Google
11 11 (3.02%) Akamai
11 11 (3.02%) Dell
12 10 (2.75%) Reuters
12 10 (2.75%) Bloomberg
13 9 (2.47%) Rackspace
14 8 (2.20%) EMC
15 7 (1.92%) F5
15 7 (1.92%) Fiorano
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-95k base + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40,000 per annum 40,000.00
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 14 days ago