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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 464 451 389
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 168 212 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.47% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 160 176 216
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -9 16 £47,500 -9.52% 8
Harrow - 2 £57,500 -
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -
Clapham - 1 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 370 (100.00%) Linux
2 209 (56.49%) Puppet
3 180 (48.65%) Python
4 169 (45.68%) Red Hat
5 159 (42.97%) Opscode Chef
6 155 (41.89%) DevOps
7 131 (35.41%) Bash Shell
8 117 (31.62%) Perl
9 111 (30.00%) VMware
10 103 (27.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 100 (27.03%) Apache
12 99 (26.76%) Finance
13 96 (25.95%) Ruby
14 94 (25.41%) UNIX
15 85 (22.97%) Java
16 81 (21.89%) Amazon AWS
17 80 (21.62%) CentOS
17 80 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
18 78 (21.08%) Configuration Management
18 78 (21.08%) Ansible
19 77 (20.81%) MySQL
20 73 (19.73%) Windows
21 72 (19.46%) Nagios
21 72 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
22 66 (17.84%) TCP/IP
23 64 (17.30%) Jenkins
24 60 (16.22%) Tomcat
25 58 (15.68%) DNS
26 55 (14.86%) SQL
27 53 (14.32%) Ubuntu

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 100 (27.03%) Apache
2 60 (16.22%) Tomcat
3 48 (12.97%) nginx
4 37 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 29 (7.84%) JBoss
6 16 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (3.24%) Confluence
8 9 (2.43%) IIS
9 8 (2.16%) Drupal
10 7 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (1.35%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.08%) CMS
12 4 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.81%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.81%) Jetty
14 2 (0.54%) Lightstreamer
14 2 (0.54%) Node.js
15 1 (0.27%) Liferay
15 1 (0.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (21.89%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.49%) PaaS
3 19 (5.14%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (4.59%) IaaS
5 13 (3.51%) SaaS
6 11 (2.97%) Amazon S3
6 11 (2.97%) Office 365
7 10 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (2.16%) SoftLayer
9 4 (1.08%) Heroku
9 4 (1.08%) Engine Yard
10 3 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.81%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 66 (17.84%) TCP/IP
2 58 (15.68%) DNS
3 49 (13.24%) Firewall
4 42 (11.35%) SAN
5 28 (7.57%) HTTP
6 17 (4.59%) LDAP
6 17 (4.59%) SMTP
6 17 (4.59%) Internet
7 16 (4.32%) FTP
8 14 (3.78%) VPN
9 13 (3.51%) SNMP
9 13 (3.51%) VoIP
10 12 (3.24%) HTTPS
10 12 (3.24%) VLAN
11 11 (2.97%) ISDN
11 11 (2.97%) PBX
12 10 (2.70%) DHCP
13 9 (2.43%) NAS
14 8 (2.16%) Network Security
14 8 (2.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (20.81%) MySQL
2 43 (11.62%) MongoDB
3 34 (9.19%) Hadoop
4 26 (7.03%) NoSQL
5 24 (6.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (5.95%) HBase
7 20 (5.41%) Big Data
8 19 (5.14%) Redis
8 19 (5.14%) OpenTSDB
9 16 (4.32%) Relational Database
10 15 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (4.05%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.16%) InfluxDB
12 5 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.08%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.08%) DB2
14 1 (0.27%) Informix
14 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 64 (17.30%) Jenkins
2 41 (11.08%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.41%) Subversion
4 15 (4.05%) JIRA
5 13 (3.51%) Maven
6 4 (1.08%) Juju
7 3 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.81%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.54%) RSpec
8 2 (0.54%) Hudson
8 2 (0.54%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.27%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.27%) Gradle
9 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.27%) Trac
General
1 99 (26.76%) Finance
2 23 (6.22%) Banking
3 21 (5.68%) Law
4 20 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.32%) Games
6 15 (4.05%) Retail
7 13 (3.51%) Electronics
8 11 (2.97%) Online Betting
9 8 (2.16%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.35%) Advertising
10 5 (1.35%) Publishing
11 3 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Marketing
12 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.54%) Front Office
13 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
13 1 (0.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.49%) Middleware
2 20 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
3 19 (5.14%) Web Services
4 15 (4.05%) REST
5 14 (3.78%) Servlets
6 13 (3.51%) MCollective
7 11 (2.97%) SOAP
7 11 (2.97%) XML
8 9 (2.43%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.16%) JMS
9 8 (2.16%) Rendezvous
9 8 (2.16%) LAMP
9 8 (2.16%) J2EE
10 7 (1.89%) JMX
11 6 (1.62%) JSON
12 5 (1.35%) CGI
13 4 (1.08%) Apache Flex
14 3 (0.81%) Flash
14 3 (0.81%) CSS
14 3 (0.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.92%) Hedge funds
2 28 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.05%) Device Driver
5 13 (3.51%) Clustering
5 13 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.97%) Wiki
7 9 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.89%) Derivative
8 7 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
9 5 (1.35%) DTV
10 4 (1.08%) Replication
10 4 (1.08%) IPTV
10 4 (1.08%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.08%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.08%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.08%) Over-the-Top Content
10 4 (1.08%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 370 (100.00%) Linux
2 103 (27.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 94 (25.41%) UNIX
4 80 (21.62%) CentOS
5 73 (19.73%) Windows
6 53 (14.32%) Ubuntu
7 22 (5.95%) Solaris
8 20 (5.41%) Debian
9 12 (3.24%) Fedora
10 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.08%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.81%) Android
13 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.81%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.54%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (41.89%) DevOps
2 80 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (21.08%) Configuration Management
4 53 (14.32%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (12.70%) Open Source
6 46 (12.43%) ITIL
7 43 (11.62%) E-Commerce
8 38 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
9 33 (8.92%) Low Latency
10 30 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (7.30%) Software Engineering
12 24 (6.49%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.86%) Coaching
13 18 (4.86%) Load Balancing
14 17 (4.59%) Change Control
15 15 (4.05%) Patch Management
16 14 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (3.51%) Automated Testing
17 13 (3.51%) Unit Testing
17 13 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 180 (48.65%) Python
2 131 (35.41%) Bash Shell
3 117 (31.62%) Perl
4 96 (25.95%) Ruby
5 85 (22.97%) Java
6 55 (14.86%) SQL
7 48 (12.97%) PHP
8 39 (10.54%) Shell Script
9 26 (7.03%) C
10 21 (5.68%) C++
11 16 (4.32%) AWK
12 14 (3.78%) JavaScript
13 12 (3.24%) sed
13 12 (3.24%) Go
14 8 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.89%) Korn
16 1 (0.27%) Groovy
16 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.27%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 42 (11.35%) Degree
2 12 (3.24%) RHCE
3 9 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (1.89%) JNCIA
4 7 (1.89%) CCNA
5 5 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.54%) MCSE
6 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.32%) QA
2 6 (1.62%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.62%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 72 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.86%) Docker
3 16 (4.32%) NFS
3 16 (4.32%) VMware ESX
4 15 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (3.24%) VirtualBox
5 12 (3.24%) KVM
6 11 (2.97%) Varnish
7 10 (2.70%) Squid
7 10 (2.70%) Xen
8 8 (2.16%) LXC
9 7 (1.89%) Active Directory
10 4 (1.08%) Samba
11 3 (0.81%) Postfix
11 3 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.81%) FreeRADIUS
11 3 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.81%) vSphere
11 3 (0.81%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 209 (56.49%) Puppet
2 159 (42.97%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (21.08%) Ansible
4 72 (19.46%) Nagios
5 28 (7.57%) ZABBIX
6 20 (5.41%) Vagrant
7 19 (5.14%) Salt
8 17 (4.59%) ITRS Geneos
9 14 (3.78%) Opsview
10 13 (3.51%) yum
11 10 (2.70%) Graphite
12 9 (2.43%) CFEngine
13 8 (2.16%) Ganglia
14 7 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
14 7 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
15 4 (1.08%) Cobbler
15 4 (1.08%) collectd
16 3 (0.81%) logstash
16 3 (0.81%) HAProxy
16 3 (0.81%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 169 (45.68%) Red Hat
2 111 (30.00%) VMware
3 53 (14.32%) Oracle
4 39 (10.54%) HP
5 34 (9.19%) Cisco
6 17 (4.59%) Splunk
7 15 (4.05%) AppDynamics
8 14 (3.78%) IBM
9 13 (3.51%) EMC
9 13 (3.51%) hybris
10 12 (3.24%) Reuters
10 12 (3.24%) Bloomberg
11 11 (2.97%) Microsoft
12 10 (2.70%) NetApp
12 10 (2.70%) Google
13 9 (2.43%) Akamai
14 8 (2.16%) TIBCO
14 8 (2.16%) F5
15 7 (1.89%) Fiorano
15 7 (1.89%) Adobe
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Negotiable + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent salary, 20% bonus, full be
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago