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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 254 295 329
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 515 461 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.27% 1.06% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.11% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 489 414 368
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 £40,900 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,150
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
38680 41680 46825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.76% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33569 35176 39123
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
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 26 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 26 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 +84 77 £60,000 +14.28% 17
Orpington - 5 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £60,000 -
Harrow +7 2 £53,750 -
Uxbridge +5 2 £64,000 +96.92% 1
Croydon -5 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £62,500 - 1
Stanmore - 1 £60,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 1047 (100.00%) Linux
2 571 (54.54%) Puppet
3 541 (51.67%) DevOps
4 478 (45.65%) Python
5 343 (32.76%) Red Hat
6 342 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
7 340 (32.47%) Opscode Chef
8 335 (32.00%) Ansible
9 316 (30.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 315 (30.09%) Amazon AWS
11 304 (29.04%) Perl
12 298 (28.46%) VMware
13 297 (28.37%) Bash Shell
14 281 (26.84%) Configuration Management
15 270 (25.79%) Finance
16 259 (24.74%) Apache
17 258 (24.64%) Jenkins
18 253 (24.16%) Continuous Integration
19 239 (22.83%) Windows
20 237 (22.64%) Ruby
21 232 (22.16%) MySQL
22 225 (21.49%) Tomcat
23 213 (20.34%) Nagios
24 211 (20.15%) Unix
25 203 (19.39%) Java
26 201 (19.20%) Docker
27 186 (17.77%) Firewall
28 170 (16.24%) VMware Infrastructure
29 161 (15.38%) CentOS
30 160 (15.28%) 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
1 259 (24.74%) Apache
2 225 (21.49%) Tomcat
3 94 (8.98%) OpenStack
4 65 (6.21%) nginx
5 64 (6.11%) IIS
6 51 (4.87%) JBoss
7 47 (4.49%) Confluence
8 28 (2.67%) WebSphere
9 26 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (2.20%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.43%) MS Exchange
12 13 (1.24%) Node.js
12 13 (1.24%) SharePoint
13 12 (1.15%) CloudStack
14 10 (0.96%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.96%) Drupal
14 10 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.096%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.096%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 315 (30.09%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (2.29%) Amazon S3
4 24 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 23 (2.20%) IaaS
5 23 (2.20%) PaaS
6 15 (1.43%) SaaS
7 12 (1.15%) OpenShift
8 11 (1.05%) GitHub
8 11 (1.05%) SoftLayer
9 10 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.76%) Route 53
12 7 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.38%) Office 365
14 3 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
15 2 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 186 (17.77%) Firewall
2 159 (15.19%) DNS
3 130 (12.42%) SAN
4 101 (9.65%) TCP/IP
5 62 (5.92%) LDAP
6 47 (4.49%) VPN
7 42 (4.01%) VLAN
8 39 (3.72%) LAN
9 36 (3.44%) HTTP
10 35 (3.34%) DHCP
11 30 (2.87%) WAN
12 26 (2.48%) iSCSI
13 22 (2.10%) Multicast
13 22 (2.10%) VoIP
14 20 (1.91%) Asterisk PBX
15 19 (1.81%) Internet
16 17 (1.62%) Network Security
17 15 (1.43%) BGP
18 14 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (1.34%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (22.16%) MySQL
2 87 (8.31%) MongoDB
3 65 (6.21%) SQL Server
4 43 (4.11%) Redis
5 40 (3.82%) NoSQL
6 38 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (3.15%) Big Data
8 31 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (2.48%) Hadoop
9 26 (2.48%) Oracle Database
9 26 (2.48%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.76%) HBase
12 7 (0.67%) DB2
13 6 (0.57%) OpenTSDB
13 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.38%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.38%) MariaDB
15 3 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 258 (24.64%) Jenkins
2 156 (14.90%) Git (software)
3 73 (6.97%) JIRA
4 65 (6.21%) Maven
5 61 (5.83%) TeamCity
6 45 (4.30%) Subversion
7 39 (3.72%) Vagrant
8 24 (2.29%) Ant
9 20 (1.91%) Hudson
10 17 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.34%) Gradle
12 12 (1.15%) Travis CI
13 7 (0.67%) FishEye
14 6 (0.57%) GitLab
14 6 (0.57%) Selenium
15 5 (0.48%) JMeter
15 5 (0.48%) RSpec
16 4 (0.38%) Bugzilla
16 4 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
17 3 (0.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 270 (25.79%) Finance
2 82 (7.83%) Law
3 74 (7.07%) Banking
4 63 (6.02%) Games
5 55 (5.25%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.67%) Marketing
7 26 (2.48%) Financial Institution
8 23 (2.20%) Publishing
9 12 (1.15%) Front Office
9 12 (1.15%) Retail
10 10 (0.96%) Advertising
11 8 (0.76%) Electronics
12 6 (0.57%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.48%) Back Office
13 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.38%) Billing
14 4 (0.38%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (0.38%) Legal
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
16 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (12.32%) LAMP
2 79 (7.55%) Web Services
3 36 (3.44%) RabbitMQ
4 34 (3.25%) .NET
5 32 (3.06%) JSON
5 32 (3.06%) Middleware
6 29 (2.77%) LEMP Stack
6 29 (2.77%) XML
7 22 (2.10%) ELK Stack
8 20 (1.91%) CSS
9 17 (1.62%) J2EE
10 16 (1.53%) ActiveMQ
11 14 (1.34%) JMS
12 12 (1.15%) Sensu
13 10 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
14 9 (0.86%) MCollective
14 9 (0.86%) REST
15 8 (0.76%) HTML
15 8 (0.76%) SOAP
16 7 (0.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.35%) Data Centre
2 54 (5.16%) Clustering
3 50 (4.78%) Computer Science
3 50 (4.78%) Hedge funds
4 49 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (3.53%) Fintech
6 25 (2.39%) User Experience
7 23 (2.20%) Private Cloud
8 18 (1.72%) IPTV
8 18 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
9 14 (1.34%) EMC VNX
9 14 (1.34%) PlayStation
10 12 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.15%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.05%) Online Games
11 11 (1.05%) Replication
12 10 (0.96%) Smartphone
13 9 (0.86%) Derivative
13 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1047 (100.00%) Linux
2 316 (30.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 239 (22.83%) Windows
4 211 (20.15%) Unix
5 161 (15.38%) CentOS
6 131 (12.51%) Ubuntu
7 113 (10.79%) Windows Server
8 68 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (4.97%) Debian
9 52 (4.97%) Solaris
10 31 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (2.01%) SUSE
12 19 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 13 (1.24%) AIX
15 10 (0.96%) Windows 7
15 10 (0.96%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.86%) Fedora
17 7 (0.67%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.57%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 541 (51.67%) DevOps
2 342 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (26.84%) Configuration Management
4 253 (24.16%) Continuous Integration
5 125 (11.94%) Open Source
6 94 (8.98%) E-Commerce
6 94 (8.98%) Load Balancing
7 87 (8.31%) High Availability
8 84 (8.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 73 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 62 (5.92%) Scrum
11 61 (5.83%) ITIL
12 44 (4.20%) Web Operations
13 43 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (3.82%) Security Patching
15 36 (3.44%) Software Engineering
15 36 (3.44%) Systems Analysis
16 34 (3.25%) Low Latency
17 32 (3.06%) Kanban
17 32 (3.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 478 (45.65%) Python
2 304 (29.04%) Perl
3 297 (28.37%) Bash Shell
4 237 (22.64%) Ruby
5 203 (19.39%) Java
6 160 (15.28%) SQL
7 86 (8.21%) Shell Script
8 70 (6.69%) PHP
9 56 (5.35%) PowerShell
10 50 (4.78%) C++
11 49 (4.68%) JavaScript
12 38 (3.63%) Korn
13 34 (3.25%) Bourne shell
14 18 (1.72%) C
15 16 (1.53%) C#
16 12 (1.15%) AWK
17 11 (1.05%) sed
18 9 (0.86%) Go
19 8 (0.76%) VB
19 8 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (6.88%) Degree
2 20 (1.91%) RHCE
3 13 (1.24%) SC Cleared
3 13 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.86%) CCNA
4 9 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (0.76%) CCNP
5 8 (0.76%) RHCT
6 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.57%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.48%) MCITP
8 4 (0.38%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.38%) NCDA
8 4 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.38%) PMP
8 4 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.19%) MCSE
11 1 (0.096%) MCP
11 1 (0.096%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.97%) QA
2 17 (1.62%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.86%) SLA
4 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) DICOM
6 2 (0.19%) HL7
7 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.096%) MiFID
7 1 (0.096%) SDET
System Software
1 201 (19.20%) Docker
2 170 (16.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (9.17%) NFS
4 88 (8.40%) VMware ESXi
5 62 (5.92%) Active Directory
6 56 (5.35%) KVM
7 49 (4.68%) Xen
8 31 (2.96%) vSphere
9 27 (2.58%) VMware ESX
10 22 (2.10%) iptables
11 17 (1.62%) LXC
12 14 (1.34%) Hyper-V
12 14 (1.34%) Varnish
12 14 (1.34%) XenServer
13 10 (0.96%) Firmware
13 10 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (0.96%) Squid
14 9 (0.86%) OpenSSH
14 9 (0.86%) Samba
14 9 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 571 (54.54%) Puppet
2 340 (32.47%) Opscode Chef
3 335 (32.00%) Ansible
4 213 (20.34%) Nagios
5 102 (9.74%) Salt
6 49 (4.68%) ZABBIX
7 33 (3.15%) Graphite
8 30 (2.87%) HAProxy
9 29 (2.77%) CFEngine
10 25 (2.39%) Cobbler
10 25 (2.39%) Kubernetes
11 21 (2.01%) Red Hat Satellite
12 19 (1.81%) yum
13 16 (1.53%) Terraform
14 15 (1.43%) logstash
15 14 (1.34%) Packer
15 14 (1.34%) Tivoli
16 12 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 10 (0.96%) HP SIM
17 10 (0.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 343 (32.76%) Red Hat
2 298 (28.46%) VMware
3 115 (10.98%) Cisco
4 96 (9.17%) HP
5 95 (9.07%) Oracle
6 70 (6.69%) Microsoft
7 43 (4.11%) NetApp
7 43 (4.11%) Splunk
8 38 (3.63%) Rackspace
9 34 (3.25%) IBM
10 28 (2.67%) Google
11 25 (2.39%) AppDynamics
12 22 (2.10%) Atlassian
13 20 (1.91%) EMC
14 17 (1.62%) hybris
14 17 (1.62%) Symantec
15 16 (1.53%) F5
15 16 (1.53%) New Relic
16 15 (1.43%) Citrix
17 14 (1.34%) Fiorano
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
eSynergy Solutions
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000 - 70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 9 Month Fix Term Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edgware
greywood
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago