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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
England / London
Rank 271 265 336
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 376 501 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.23% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.28% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 342 454 278
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
31653 39094 39509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 96.17% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26857 33652 33572
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +38 48 £75,000 +25.00% 23
Canary Wharf - 6 £80,000 -
Croydon - 2 £38,750 -
Chiswick - 2 £53,750 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Uxbridge -7 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £55,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Chessington - 1 £65,000 -
Hayes - 1 £82,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 756 (100.00%) Linux
2 440 (58.20%) Python
3 368 (48.68%) Puppet
4 360 (47.62%) DevOps
5 319 (42.20%) Bash Shell
6 272 (35.98%) Amazon AWS
7 262 (34.66%) Ansible
8 255 (33.73%) Red Hat
9 238 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
10 228 (30.16%) Perl
10 228 (30.16%) Windows
11 207 (27.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 191 (25.26%) Unix
13 183 (24.21%) Finance
14 174 (23.02%) Ruby
15 160 (21.16%) Configuration Management
16 155 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
17 154 (20.37%) Jenkins
18 148 (19.58%) Java
19 137 (18.12%) Apache
20 136 (17.99%) Docker
21 126 (16.67%) VMware
22 121 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
23 117 (15.48%) CentOS
24 115 (15.21%) MySQL
25 101 (13.36%) Banking
26 100 (13.23%) TCP/IP
27 93 (12.30%) SQL
28 92 (12.17%) SaaS
29 90 (11.90%) Degree

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
1 137 (18.12%) Apache
2 88 (11.64%) Tomcat
3 50 (6.61%) Elasticsearch
4 49 (6.48%) IIS
5 47 (6.22%) JBoss
6 45 (5.95%) OpenStack
7 44 (5.82%) WebSphere
8 32 (4.23%) WebLogic
9 26 (3.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 23 (3.04%) Apache Spark
11 21 (2.78%) nginx
12 13 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (1.72%) Confluence
13 6 (0.79%) Alfresco
13 6 (0.79%) CloudStack
13 6 (0.79%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.66%) WildFly
15 4 (0.53%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.13%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 272 (35.98%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (12.17%) SaaS
3 29 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (2.51%) PaaS
6 18 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (2.12%) Amazon S3
9 14 (1.85%) Heroku
10 9 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.93%) Akamai
12 6 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.79%) Sumo Logic
13 5 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.53%) G Suite
14 4 (0.53%) GitHub
14 4 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
14 4 (0.53%) Route 53
15 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 100 (13.23%) TCP/IP
2 77 (10.19%) DNS
3 76 (10.05%) Firewall
4 47 (6.22%) Internet
5 44 (5.82%) SAN
6 40 (5.29%) HTTP
7 36 (4.76%) DHCP
7 36 (4.76%) LDAP
8 25 (3.31%) LAN
8 25 (3.31%) VLAN
9 23 (3.04%) NAS
10 22 (2.91%) VPN
11 19 (2.51%) SSL
11 19 (2.51%) WAN
12 15 (1.98%) iSCSI
13 13 (1.72%) Multicast
13 13 (1.72%) SMTP
13 13 (1.72%) SSH
14 11 (1.46%) BGP
14 11 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (15.21%) MySQL
2 45 (5.95%) Hadoop
3 44 (5.82%) MongoDB
4 40 (5.29%) SQL Server
5 39 (5.16%) Big Data
6 34 (4.50%) NoSQL
7 29 (3.84%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.25%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.98%) Redis
11 13 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.32%) HBase
14 8 (1.06%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.06%) OpenStack Swift
15 6 (0.79%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.66%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 154 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 86 (11.38%) Git (software)
3 36 (4.76%) JIRA
3 36 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 31 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (3.57%) Vagrant
6 22 (2.91%) Maven
7 17 (2.25%) Selenium
8 14 (1.85%) Hudson
9 13 (1.72%) MSBuild
9 13 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (1.59%) Subversion
11 7 (0.93%) CircleCI
11 7 (0.93%) Travis CI
12 6 (0.79%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.79%) GitLab
12 6 (0.79%) Mocha
13 5 (0.66%) Ant
14 4 (0.53%) MSI
General
1 183 (24.21%) Finance
2 101 (13.36%) Banking
3 39 (5.16%) Publishing
4 27 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 26 (3.44%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.91%) Games
7 16 (2.12%) Law
8 15 (1.98%) Retail
9 12 (1.59%) Legal
10 11 (1.46%) Marketing
11 10 (1.32%) Back Office
12 9 (1.19%) Front Office
13 8 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.79%) Online Betting
15 5 (0.66%) Advertising
16 4 (0.53%) Electronics
16 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.40%) French Language
18 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (10.05%) Web Services
2 70 (9.26%) LAMP
3 44 (5.82%) Middleware
4 37 (4.89%) Node.js
5 22 (2.91%) .NET
6 16 (2.12%) ELK Stack
7 15 (1.98%) LEMP Stack
7 15 (1.98%) REST
8 13 (1.72%) Sensu
9 11 (1.46%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.32%) Flash
10 10 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (1.19%) Kafka
12 6 (0.79%) Apache Flex
12 6 (0.79%) bluebird
12 6 (0.79%) hapi
12 6 (0.79%) Knex.js
12 6 (0.79%) Spring
12 6 (0.79%) Swagger
12 6 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.01%) Computer Science
2 40 (5.29%) Hedge funds
3 37 (4.89%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.44%) Fintech
5 17 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.25%) Mathematics
6 14 (1.85%) iPad
7 11 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.46%) Equities
8 10 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
9 9 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (1.19%) Biometrics
9 9 (1.19%) Fixed Income
9 9 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.19%) User Experience
10 8 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.93%) Clustering
12 6 (0.79%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.79%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 756 (100.00%) Linux
2 228 (30.16%) Windows
3 207 (27.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 191 (25.26%) Unix
5 117 (15.48%) CentOS
6 86 (11.38%) Ubuntu
7 50 (6.61%) Windows Server
8 44 (5.82%) Debian
9 23 (3.04%) Solaris
10 10 (1.32%) Fedora
11 9 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.66%) SUSE
13 5 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.40%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.26%) NetWare
15 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (47.62%) DevOps
2 160 (21.16%) Configuration Management
3 155 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (9.79%) Open Source
6 54 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 45 (5.95%) E-Commerce
8 39 (5.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 38 (5.03%) Scrum
10 34 (4.50%) ITIL
11 32 (4.23%) Web Operations
12 29 (3.84%) High Availability
13 26 (3.44%) Analytics
13 26 (3.44%) Low Latency
13 26 (3.44%) Microservices
14 23 (3.04%) Load Balancing
15 22 (2.91%) Migration
16 20 (2.65%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (2.12%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 440 (58.20%) Python
2 319 (42.20%) Bash Shell
3 228 (30.16%) Perl
4 174 (23.02%) Ruby
5 148 (19.58%) Java
6 93 (12.30%) SQL
7 71 (9.39%) PowerShell
8 68 (8.99%) C++
8 68 (8.99%) PHP
9 64 (8.47%) C
10 47 (6.22%) Shell Script
11 32 (4.23%) JavaScript
12 29 (3.84%) Go
13 25 (3.31%) Korn
14 20 (2.65%) Bourne shell
15 16 (2.12%) C#
16 12 (1.59%) Scala
17 7 (0.93%) AWK
17 7 (0.93%) R
18 5 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (11.90%) Degree
2 17 (2.25%) AWS Certification
3 16 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (1.98%) RHCE
5 11 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.06%) CCNA
7 7 (0.93%) RHCA
7 7 (0.93%) RHCSA
8 5 (0.66%) CCNP
8 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.40%) MCSA
9 3 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.40%) PMP
9 3 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.13%) MCTS
10 1 (0.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.42%) QA
2 13 (1.72%) SLA
3 8 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.26%) SDET
System Software
1 136 (17.99%) Docker
2 82 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.97%) Xen
4 26 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
5 25 (3.31%) NFS
5 25 (3.31%) vSphere
6 21 (2.78%) Active Directory
7 17 (2.25%) KVM
8 13 (1.72%) iptables
9 7 (0.93%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.93%) XenServer
10 6 (0.79%) LXC
10 6 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.66%) vCloud
12 4 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.53%) OpenSIPS
12 4 (0.53%) Varnish
12 4 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 368 (48.68%) Puppet
2 262 (34.66%) Ansible
3 238 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
4 78 (10.32%) Nagios
5 51 (6.75%) Kubernetes
6 40 (5.29%) Salt
7 35 (4.63%) Terraform
8 22 (2.91%) ZABBIX
9 18 (2.38%) Rundeck
10 16 (2.12%) Graphite
10 16 (2.12%) Mesos
11 13 (1.72%) OpenAM
12 12 (1.59%) Cobbler
13 10 (1.32%) Riemann
14 9 (1.19%) collectd
14 9 (1.19%) Kibana
14 9 (1.19%) OpenNMS
15 8 (1.06%) SELinux
16 7 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
16 7 (0.93%) logstash
Vendors
1 255 (33.73%) Red Hat
2 126 (16.67%) VMware
3 65 (8.60%) Oracle
4 49 (6.48%) Cisco
5 38 (5.03%) SaltStack
6 35 (4.63%) Microsoft
7 29 (3.84%) NetApp
8 26 (3.44%) Atlassian
9 25 (3.31%) Sun
10 24 (3.17%) Splunk
11 22 (2.91%) HP
12 19 (2.51%) EMC
13 18 (2.38%) Juniper
14 16 (2.12%) Brocade
15 14 (1.85%) Rackspace
16 13 (1.72%) SolarWinds
17 12 (1.59%) ServiceNow
18 11 (1.46%) Google
19 10 (1.32%) Palo Alto
20 9 (1.19%) CommVault
London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits - Remote working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago