The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 244 300 353
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 569 452 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.35% 1.00% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.04% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 536 407 355
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 1 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +99 103 £60,000 +9.09% 18
Orpington - 8 £40,500 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £72,500 -
Uxbridge +6 2 £55,250 +70.00%
Barnet - 1 £60,000 -
Edgware - 1 £62,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £70,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 London region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 1068 (100.00%) Linux
2 555 (51.97%) Puppet
3 532 (49.81%) DevOps
4 496 (46.44%) Python
5 348 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
6 341 (31.93%) Red Hat
6 341 (31.93%) Ansible
7 338 (31.65%) Opscode Chef
8 328 (30.71%) Amazon AWS
9 321 (30.06%) Bash Shell
10 305 (28.56%) VMware
11 303 (28.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 300 (28.09%) Perl
13 280 (26.22%) Configuration Management
14 265 (24.81%) Finance
15 250 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
16 249 (23.31%) Windows
17 230 (21.54%) Ruby
18 229 (21.44%) Jenkins
19 227 (21.25%) Apache
20 225 (21.07%) MySQL
21 212 (19.85%) Tomcat
22 208 (19.48%) Unix
22 208 (19.48%) Nagios
23 200 (18.73%) Docker
24 198 (18.54%) Java
25 189 (17.70%) Firewall
26 188 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
27 162 (15.17%) Git (software)
28 157 (14.70%) SQL

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 227 (21.25%) Apache
2 212 (19.85%) Tomcat
3 92 (8.61%) OpenStack
4 81 (7.58%) nginx
5 57 (5.34%) IIS
6 56 (5.24%) JBoss
7 48 (4.49%) Confluence
8 32 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 28 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (2.25%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.87%) Node.js
12 17 (1.59%) Drupal
13 13 (1.22%) MS Exchange
14 12 (1.12%) CloudStack
15 10 (0.94%) Apache Spark
15 10 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 10 (0.94%) SharePoint
15 10 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
17 5 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 29 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.56%) Magento
1 6 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.094%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 328 (30.71%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (2.34%) Amazon S3
5 23 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 22 (2.06%) IaaS
7 21 (1.97%) SaaS
8 19 (1.78%) PaaS
9 14 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (1.12%) OpenShift
11 11 (1.03%) GitHub
12 9 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.66%) Route 53
14 6 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.28%) SoftLayer
16 2 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
16 2 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
16 2 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
16 2 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 189 (17.70%) Firewall
2 155 (14.51%) DNS
3 124 (11.61%) SAN
4 111 (10.39%) TCP/IP
5 66 (6.18%) LDAP
6 59 (5.52%) VPN
7 47 (4.40%) LAN
8 46 (4.31%) HTTP
9 41 (3.84%) VLAN
10 34 (3.18%) DHCP
10 34 (3.18%) WAN
11 28 (2.62%) Asterisk PBX
11 28 (2.62%) iSCSI
12 24 (2.25%) Internet
12 24 (2.25%) Network Security
13 23 (2.15%) VoIP
14 22 (2.06%) BGP
14 22 (2.06%) Multicast
15 21 (1.97%) OSPF
16 18 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (21.07%) MySQL
2 87 (8.15%) MongoDB
3 61 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 46 (4.31%) Redis
5 43 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 38 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (3.09%) Big Data
8 31 (2.90%) Relational Database
9 29 (2.72%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 25 (2.34%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.94%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.84%) OpenTSDB
14 8 (0.75%) HBase
15 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.56%) Ingres
17 5 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
17 5 (0.47%) DB2
18 4 (0.37%) Couchbase
18 4 (0.37%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 229 (21.44%) Jenkins
2 162 (15.17%) Git (software)
3 74 (6.93%) JIRA
4 61 (5.71%) Maven
5 53 (4.96%) TeamCity
6 45 (4.21%) Subversion
7 37 (3.46%) Vagrant
8 25 (2.34%) Ant
9 22 (2.06%) Hudson
10 12 (1.12%) FishEye
10 12 (1.12%) Gradle
11 10 (0.94%) Travis CI
12 9 (0.84%) JConsole
13 6 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.56%) GitLab
14 5 (0.47%) RSpec
14 5 (0.47%) Selenium
15 4 (0.37%) Bugzilla
15 4 (0.37%) JMeter
15 4 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 265 (24.81%) Finance
2 86 (8.05%) Law
3 69 (6.46%) Telecoms
4 68 (6.37%) Banking
5 58 (5.43%) Games
6 22 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 22 (2.06%) Marketing
6 22 (2.06%) Publishing
7 15 (1.40%) Retail
8 14 (1.31%) Front Office
9 11 (1.03%) Back Office
10 9 (0.84%) Online Betting
11 8 (0.75%) Advertising
12 7 (0.66%) Brand Awareness
13 6 (0.56%) Electronics
14 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.37%) Billing
15 4 (0.37%) Legal
16 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (11.99%) LAMP
2 83 (7.77%) Web Services
3 37 (3.46%) LEMP Stack
4 35 (3.28%) .NET
5 33 (3.09%) Middleware
6 31 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
7 30 (2.81%) JSON
8 28 (2.62%) XML
9 20 (1.87%) ELK Stack
10 19 (1.78%) CSS
11 13 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
12 12 (1.12%) FIX Protocol
12 12 (1.12%) Sensu
13 11 (1.03%) JMS
14 9 (0.84%) J2EE
14 9 (0.84%) MCollective
15 8 (0.75%) HTML
15 8 (0.75%) LAPP Stack
16 7 (0.66%) 802.1X
16 7 (0.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.81%) Hedge funds
2 61 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 59 (5.52%) Clustering
4 55 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 46 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (3.00%) Fintech
7 25 (2.34%) User Experience
8 24 (2.25%) Private Cloud
9 20 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.59%) EMC VNX
11 16 (1.50%) Online Games
12 15 (1.40%) IPTV
12 15 (1.40%) Over-the-Top Content
13 14 (1.31%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.31%) PlayStation
14 12 (1.12%) Visualisation
15 11 (1.03%) Derivative
15 11 (1.03%) Replication
16 10 (0.94%) IVR
16 10 (0.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1068 (100.00%) Linux
2 303 (28.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 249 (23.31%) Windows
4 208 (19.48%) Unix
5 150 (14.04%) CentOS
6 124 (11.61%) Ubuntu
7 114 (10.67%) Windows Server
8 60 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 56 (5.24%) Solaris
10 51 (4.78%) Debian
11 40 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (2.25%) SUSE
14 17 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 14 (1.31%) AIX
16 10 (0.94%) Fedora
17 7 (0.66%) Android
17 7 (0.66%) Windows 7
17 7 (0.66%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (49.81%) DevOps
2 348 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (26.22%) Configuration Management
4 250 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
5 119 (11.14%) Open Source
6 109 (10.21%) E-Commerce
7 102 (9.55%) High Availability
8 92 (8.61%) Load Balancing
9 83 (7.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 70 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 66 (6.18%) ITIL
12 56 (5.24%) Scrum
13 45 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
14 44 (4.12%) Migration
15 38 (3.56%) Low Latency
16 36 (3.37%) Web Operations
17 35 (3.28%) Software Engineering
17 35 (3.28%) Systems Analysis
18 33 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
19 32 (3.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 496 (46.44%) Python
2 321 (30.06%) Bash Shell
3 300 (28.09%) Perl
4 230 (21.54%) Ruby
5 198 (18.54%) Java
6 157 (14.70%) SQL
7 83 (7.77%) Shell Script
8 73 (6.84%) PHP
9 52 (4.87%) PowerShell
10 48 (4.49%) JavaScript
11 45 (4.21%) C++
12 29 (2.72%) Bourne shell
13 22 (2.06%) Korn
14 18 (1.69%) C
15 17 (1.59%) C#
16 15 (1.40%) AWK
17 14 (1.31%) sed
18 8 (0.75%) Go
18 8 (0.75%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 77 (7.21%) Degree
2 20 (1.87%) RHCE
3 19 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.12%) CCNA
7 11 (1.03%) CCNP
8 6 (0.56%) MCITP
8 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.56%) RHCT
9 4 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.37%) NCDA
9 4 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.37%) PMP
9 4 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.19%) CCSA
11 2 (0.19%) CCSE
11 2 (0.19%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (0.19%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.96%) QA
2 21 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.94%) SLA
4 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.19%) DICOM
6 2 (0.19%) HL7
7 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.094%) MiFID
7 1 (0.094%) SDET
System Software
1 200 (18.73%) Docker
2 188 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (8.71%) NFS
4 83 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
5 69 (6.46%) Active Directory
6 64 (5.99%) KVM
7 53 (4.96%) Xen
8 34 (3.18%) vSphere
9 29 (2.72%) VMware ESX
10 20 (1.87%) Hyper-V
10 20 (1.87%) iptables
10 20 (1.87%) XenServer
11 19 (1.78%) Varnish
12 17 (1.59%) LXC
13 12 (1.12%) Firmware
13 12 (1.12%) Samba
13 12 (1.12%) XenApp
14 11 (1.03%) QEMU
14 11 (1.03%) Squid
15 10 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 555 (51.97%) Puppet
2 341 (31.93%) Ansible
3 338 (31.65%) Opscode Chef
4 208 (19.48%) Nagios
5 103 (9.64%) Salt
6 57 (5.34%) ZABBIX
7 32 (3.00%) Graphite
8 27 (2.53%) CFEngine
9 26 (2.43%) Cobbler
10 22 (2.06%) HAProxy
10 22 (2.06%) yum
11 21 (1.97%) Red Hat Satellite
12 17 (1.59%) Kubernetes
12 17 (1.59%) Packer
12 17 (1.59%) Tivoli
13 15 (1.40%) logstash
14 14 (1.31%) vMotion
15 13 (1.22%) Terraform
16 12 (1.12%) Data Guard
16 12 (1.12%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 341 (31.93%) Red Hat
2 305 (28.56%) VMware
3 127 (11.89%) Cisco
4 97 (9.08%) Oracle
5 74 (6.93%) Microsoft
6 71 (6.65%) HP
7 44 (4.12%) NetApp
8 41 (3.84%) Splunk
9 34 (3.18%) Rackspace
10 30 (2.81%) Citrix
10 30 (2.81%) IBM
11 28 (2.62%) Google
12 27 (2.53%) AppDynamics
13 23 (2.15%) EMC
13 23 (2.15%) New Relic
14 21 (1.97%) Atlassian
14 21 (1.97%) hybris
15 18 (1.69%) SaltStack
16 15 (1.40%) F5
17 13 (1.22%) Percona
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 16% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago