The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 461 450 477
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 208 166 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 175 147 158
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47128 43468 52649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.93% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38864 36712 45646
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Engineer
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 37 £52,500 -12.50% 8
Kingston Upon Thames -2 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Harrow -8 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 419 (100.00%) Linux
2 228 (54.42%) Red Hat
3 215 (51.31%) Puppet
4 204 (48.69%) Perl
5 154 (36.75%) Opscode Chef
6 148 (35.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 148 (35.32%) Python
7 147 (35.08%) CentOS
8 141 (33.65%) Apache
9 132 (31.50%) Java
10 123 (29.36%) Bash Shell
11 119 (28.40%) Load Balancing
12 118 (28.16%) VMware
13 116 (27.68%) Ruby
13 116 (27.68%) MySQL
14 114 (27.21%) DNS
15 113 (26.97%) Tomcat
16 106 (25.30%) Nagios
17 102 (24.34%) UNIX
18 84 (20.05%) Finance
19 83 (19.81%) Shell Script
20 80 (19.09%) TCP/IP
21 79 (18.85%) Configuration Management
22 76 (18.14%) Ubuntu
23 73 (17.42%) Firewall
24 69 (16.47%) Internet
25 62 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
26 60 (14.32%) NAS
26 60 (14.32%) Open Source
26 60 (14.32%) Oracle

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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
1 141 (33.65%) Apache
2 113 (26.97%) Tomcat
3 36 (8.59%) nginx
4 22 (5.25%) IIS
5 21 (5.01%) OpenStack
6 20 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (4.53%) Jetty
8 16 (3.82%) Confluence
8 16 (3.82%) Node.js
9 11 (2.63%) Drupal
10 9 (2.15%) WebLogic
10 9 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (1.67%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.19%) CMS
12 5 (1.19%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.95%) WordPress
14 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.72%) Commerce Server
15 2 (0.48%) Escenic
16 1 (0.24%) lighttpd
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (6.68%) Joyent
3 12 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (2.86%) Amazon S3
4 9 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.15%) Heroku
4 9 (2.15%) Engine Yard
5 8 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.19%) SaaS
7 4 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.95%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.48%) IaaS
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 114 (27.21%) DNS
2 80 (19.09%) TCP/IP
3 73 (17.42%) Firewall
4 69 (16.47%) Internet
5 60 (14.32%) NAS
6 57 (13.60%) SAN
7 40 (9.55%) DHCP
8 39 (9.31%) HTTP
9 38 (9.07%) VPN
10 33 (7.88%) SSH
11 31 (7.40%) VLAN
12 28 (6.68%) LDAP
13 26 (6.21%) iSCSI
14 17 (4.06%) SNMP
15 15 (3.58%) SSL
15 15 (3.58%) OpenVPN
16 14 (3.34%) BGP
17 13 (3.10%) LAN
18 12 (2.86%) WAN
19 9 (2.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (27.68%) MySQL
2 34 (8.11%) Redis
3 32 (7.64%) NoSQL
3 32 (7.64%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (7.16%) MongoDB
5 15 (3.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (3.58%) Hadoop
6 14 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.63%) Big Data
8 10 (2.39%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.15%) MariaDB
10 7 (1.67%) SQL Server
11 6 (1.43%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.43%) Mahout
11 6 (1.43%) HBase
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.72%) DB2
14 2 (0.48%) Riak
15 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (11.22%) Subversion
2 45 (10.74%) Jenkins
3 39 (9.31%) Git (software)
4 24 (5.73%) Maven
5 18 (4.30%) Ant
6 16 (3.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (3.82%) JIRA
7 15 (3.58%) FishEye
8 10 (2.39%) Hudson
9 8 (1.91%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.48%) GCC
10 2 (0.48%) GDB
10 2 (0.48%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.48%) Trac
11 1 (0.24%) Juju
11 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.24%) JBehave
11 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 84 (20.05%) Finance
2 46 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 36 (8.59%) Games
4 34 (8.11%) Online Betting
5 31 (7.40%) Banking
6 12 (2.86%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.39%) Publishing
8 7 (1.67%) Advertising
9 5 (1.19%) Retail
10 4 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Marketing
11 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.72%) Legal
11 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.48%) Law
13 1 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.64%) Web Services
2 31 (7.40%) RabbitMQ
3 25 (5.97%) XML
4 23 (5.49%) LAMP
4 23 (5.49%) CSS
5 21 (5.01%) JSON
6 19 (4.53%) J2EE
7 13 (3.10%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (2.63%) Middleware
9 9 (2.15%) MCollective
10 7 (1.67%) MapReduce
10 7 (1.67%) Memcached
11 6 (1.43%) Android SDK
11 6 (1.43%) MSMQ
11 6 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (1.19%) Java EE
12 5 (1.19%) Django
13 4 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (0.95%) HTML
14 3 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.32%) Open Source
2 56 (13.37%) Clustering
3 31 (7.40%) Social Media
4 26 (6.21%) Computer Science
5 25 (5.97%) Online Games
6 15 (3.58%) Device Driver
7 14 (3.34%) Replication
8 12 (2.86%) Derivative
9 10 (2.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (1.91%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.48%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.48%) iPad
13 1 (0.24%) Video on Demand
13 1 (0.24%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 419 (100.00%) Linux
2 148 (35.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 147 (35.08%) CentOS
4 102 (24.34%) UNIX
5 76 (18.14%) Ubuntu
6 48 (11.46%) Solaris
6 48 (11.46%) Windows
7 22 (5.25%) Debian
8 15 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.15%) AIX
11 8 (1.91%) SUSE
11 8 (1.91%) Android
12 7 (1.67%) HPUX
12 7 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (1.67%) Scientific Linux
13 6 (1.43%) Fedora
14 5 (1.19%) OpenBSD
14 5 (1.19%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (28.40%) Load Balancing
2 79 (18.85%) Configuration Management
3 50 (11.93%) E-Commerce
4 38 (9.07%) Build Automation
5 30 (7.16%) ITIL
6 28 (6.68%) Scrum
7 26 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
8 25 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
9 23 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (5.49%) Release Management
10 22 (5.25%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (4.77%) Low Latency
12 18 (4.30%) Change Control
13 17 (4.06%) Investment Management
13 17 (4.06%) Kernel Tuning
14 15 (3.58%) Project Management
15 14 (3.34%) Information Management
15 14 (3.34%) Software Engineering
16 13 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 204 (48.69%) Perl
2 148 (35.32%) Python
3 132 (31.50%) Java
4 123 (29.36%) Bash Shell
5 116 (27.68%) Ruby
6 83 (19.81%) Shell Script
7 53 (12.65%) SQL
8 49 (11.69%) PHP
9 24 (5.73%) JavaScript
10 16 (3.82%) C
10 16 (3.82%) Clojure
11 12 (2.86%) C++
11 12 (2.86%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.15%) Korn
13 5 (1.19%) Scala
14 2 (0.48%) Groovy
14 2 (0.48%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.24%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.24%) AWK
Qualifications
1 46 (10.98%) Degree
2 14 (3.34%) RHCE
3 6 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.95%) JNCIE
5 4 (0.95%) CCIE
6 1 (0.24%) CCNP
6 1 (0.24%) CCNA
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) RHCT
6 1 (0.24%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.73%) QA
2 7 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 62 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (7.64%) NFS
3 22 (5.25%) Varnish
4 20 (4.77%) KVM
5 17 (4.06%) Active Directory
6 16 (3.82%) Postfix
7 9 (2.15%) Sendmail
8 8 (1.91%) VirtualBox
9 6 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.43%) Xen
10 5 (1.19%) Samba
10 5 (1.19%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.72%) vSphere
12 2 (0.48%) XenServer
12 2 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.24%) Squid
13 1 (0.24%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 215 (51.31%) Puppet
2 154 (36.75%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (25.30%) Nagios
4 36 (8.59%) ZABBIX
5 30 (7.16%) SCOM
6 24 (5.73%) Cobbler
7 21 (5.01%) CFEngine
8 15 (3.58%) Vagrant
8 15 (3.58%) Munin
9 13 (3.10%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (3.10%) HAProxy
10 11 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 10 (2.39%) OpenView
12 9 (2.15%) WSUS
13 7 (1.67%) Capistrano
14 6 (1.43%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.95%) Cacti
16 3 (0.72%) Ganglia
17 2 (0.48%) collectd
17 2 (0.48%) StatsD
Vendors
1 228 (54.42%) Red Hat
2 118 (28.16%) VMware
3 60 (14.32%) Oracle
4 54 (12.89%) JBoss
5 36 (8.59%) Rackspace
6 23 (5.49%) HP
7 19 (4.53%) Microsoft
8 17 (4.06%) Cisco
9 13 (3.10%) Splunk
10 10 (2.39%) Veritas
10 10 (2.39%) F5
10 10 (2.39%) Dell
11 9 (2.15%) Intel
12 8 (1.91%) NetApp
13 7 (1.67%) Juniper
14 6 (1.43%) Cloudera
14 6 (1.43%) Google
15 5 (1.19%) Citrix
16 4 (0.95%) Fortinet
16 4 (0.95%) SolarWinds
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + great bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Share options, pension, vouchers
Posted: 19 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, healthcare, life, bicycle
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago
Moorgate, London, United Kingdom
Markit UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago