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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 439 430 433
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 191 209 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.47% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 177 175 183
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,200 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -5 20 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Harrow - 3 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £42,500 -
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -
Clapham - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 357 (100.00%) Linux
2 216 (60.50%) Puppet
3 175 (49.02%) Python
4 158 (44.26%) Red Hat
5 155 (43.42%) Opscode Chef
6 151 (42.30%) DevOps
7 126 (35.29%) Bash Shell
8 108 (30.25%) Finance
9 106 (29.69%) Perl
10 104 (29.13%) Apache
11 101 (28.29%) VMware
12 100 (28.01%) Ruby
13 96 (26.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 90 (25.21%) Ansible
14 90 (25.21%) Java
15 88 (24.65%) UNIX
15 88 (24.65%) Amazon AWS
16 87 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
17 86 (24.09%) Configuration Management
17 86 (24.09%) CentOS
18 72 (20.17%) MySQL
19 70 (19.61%) Jenkins
20 69 (19.33%) Nagios
21 67 (18.77%) VMware Infrastructure
22 60 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
23 58 (16.25%) Windows
24 57 (15.97%) TCP/IP
25 56 (15.69%) Tomcat
26 52 (14.57%) nginx
27 51 (14.29%) Oracle

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 104 (29.13%) Apache
2 56 (15.69%) Tomcat
3 52 (14.57%) nginx
4 36 (10.08%) OpenStack
5 21 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (5.04%) JBoss
7 10 (2.80%) IIS
8 8 (2.24%) Drupal
8 8 (2.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (1.96%) Confluence
10 5 (1.40%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.40%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.84%) CMS
11 3 (0.84%) Jetty
12 2 (0.56%) Node.js
12 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.56%) Lightstreamer
13 1 (0.28%) SAS
13 1 (0.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (3.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 88 (24.65%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 11 (3.08%) PaaS
5 10 (2.80%) IaaS
5 10 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (2.52%) Amazon S3
7 8 (2.24%) SaaS
8 6 (1.68%) CloudFront
8 6 (1.68%) Office 365
8 6 (1.68%) Route 53
9 5 (1.40%) SoftLayer
10 4 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (0.84%) Joyent
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.28%) GitHub
13 1 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (15.97%) TCP/IP
2 50 (14.01%) DNS
3 37 (10.36%) SAN
3 37 (10.36%) Firewall
4 18 (5.04%) HTTP
5 17 (4.76%) Internet
6 16 (4.48%) SNMP
6 16 (4.48%) LDAP
7 15 (4.20%) VLAN
8 14 (3.92%) VPN
9 12 (3.36%) SMTP
10 11 (3.08%) Multicast
11 10 (2.80%) DHCP
12 8 (2.24%) VoIP
13 7 (1.96%) FTP
13 7 (1.96%) HTTPS
13 7 (1.96%) NAS
14 6 (1.68%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.68%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (20.17%) MySQL
2 41 (11.48%) MongoDB
3 38 (10.64%) Hadoop
4 29 (8.12%) Redis
4 29 (8.12%) OpenTSDB
5 28 (7.84%) HBase
6 24 (6.72%) NoSQL
7 20 (5.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (5.60%) Big Data
8 15 (4.20%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.92%) SQL Server
10 12 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (3.08%) InfluxDB
12 5 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.12%) DB2
14 1 (0.28%) Informix
14 1 (0.28%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 70 (19.61%) Jenkins
2 46 (12.89%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.00%) Maven
4 15 (4.20%) Subversion
5 11 (3.08%) JIRA
6 8 (2.24%) Ant
7 5 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.12%) Juju
9 2 (0.56%) RSpec
9 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.28%) Hudson
10 1 (0.28%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.28%) Trac
General
1 108 (30.25%) Finance
2 25 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.32%) Law
4 18 (5.04%) Games
4 18 (5.04%) Banking
4 18 (5.04%) Online Betting
5 16 (4.48%) Retail
6 11 (3.08%) Electronics
7 6 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.40%) Advertising
8 5 (1.40%) Publishing
9 2 (0.56%) Marketing
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
9 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.52%) Middleware
2 20 (5.60%) ActiveMQ
3 17 (4.76%) REST
4 14 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (3.92%) SOAP
5 13 (3.64%) Servlets
6 11 (3.08%) Rendezvous
6 11 (3.08%) JMS
6 11 (3.08%) LAMP
6 11 (3.08%) MCollective
7 9 (2.52%) Web Services
7 9 (2.52%) J2EE
8 7 (1.96%) XML
9 6 (1.68%) JSON
10 5 (1.40%) CGI
11 3 (0.84%) CSS
11 3 (0.84%) .NET
12 2 (0.56%) Java EE
12 2 (0.56%) JMX
12 2 (0.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.12%) Hedge funds
3 25 (7.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.52%) Derivative
5 9 (2.52%) Device Driver
6 8 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.96%) Wiki
7 7 (1.96%) EMC VMAX
8 6 (1.68%) Online Games
8 6 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.40%) Clustering
9 5 (1.40%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.12%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.12%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.12%) DTV
11 3 (0.84%) Replication
11 3 (0.84%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 357 (100.00%) Linux
2 96 (26.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 88 (24.65%) UNIX
4 86 (24.09%) CentOS
5 58 (16.25%) Windows
6 48 (13.45%) Ubuntu
7 21 (5.88%) Debian
8 17 (4.76%) Fedora
8 17 (4.76%) Solaris
9 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.56%) SmartOS
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.28%) SUSE
12 1 (0.28%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (42.30%) DevOps
2 87 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (24.09%) Configuration Management
4 60 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (13.17%) Open Source
6 46 (12.89%) E-Commerce
7 43 (12.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 41 (11.48%) ITIL
9 30 (8.40%) Software Engineering
10 28 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (6.72%) Low Latency
12 20 (5.60%) Mentoring
13 15 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (4.20%) Change Control
14 13 (3.64%) Unit Testing
14 13 (3.64%) Automated Testing
14 13 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (2.52%) Security Management
15 9 (2.52%) Load Balancing
15 9 (2.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 175 (49.02%) Python
2 126 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 106 (29.69%) Perl
4 100 (28.01%) Ruby
5 90 (25.21%) Java
6 42 (11.76%) SQL
7 39 (10.92%) PHP
8 36 (10.08%) Shell Script
9 17 (4.76%) C
10 16 (4.48%) AWK
11 15 (4.20%) C++
11 15 (4.20%) sed
11 15 (4.20%) Go
12 13 (3.64%) JavaScript
13 8 (2.24%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.84%) Korn
15 1 (0.28%) Groovy
15 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.28%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 45 (12.61%) Degree
2 10 (2.80%) RHCE
3 7 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.40%) CCNA
6 4 (1.12%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.56%) MCSE
9 1 (0.28%) CCNP
9 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.92%) QA
2 8 (2.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 67 (18.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.04%) KVM
3 17 (4.76%) Docker
3 17 (4.76%) NFS
4 15 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (3.64%) Varnish
5 13 (3.64%) Squid
6 9 (2.52%) Active Directory
7 8 (2.24%) VirtualBox
8 7 (1.96%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.96%) Xen
8 7 (1.96%) LXC
9 6 (1.68%) iptables
10 5 (1.40%) QEMU
11 4 (1.12%) RHEV
11 4 (1.12%) vCloud
11 4 (1.12%) Samba
12 3 (0.84%) Postfix
12 3 (0.84%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 216 (60.50%) Puppet
2 155 (43.42%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (25.21%) Ansible
4 69 (19.33%) Nagios
5 28 (7.84%) ZABBIX
6 20 (5.60%) yum
7 19 (5.32%) Vagrant
8 16 (4.48%) Salt
9 15 (4.20%) ITRS Geneos
10 14 (3.92%) Opsview
10 14 (3.92%) Graphite
11 8 (2.24%) Zenoss
12 7 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
13 6 (1.68%) CFEngine
14 5 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
14 5 (1.40%) Ganglia
15 4 (1.12%) HAProxy
15 4 (1.12%) Oracle ZFS
16 3 (0.84%) Rundeck
16 3 (0.84%) Munin
Vendors
1 158 (44.26%) Red Hat
2 101 (28.29%) VMware
3 51 (14.29%) Oracle
4 33 (9.24%) HP
5 29 (8.12%) Cisco
6 20 (5.60%) Splunk
7 17 (4.76%) IBM
8 15 (4.20%) F5
9 14 (3.92%) NetApp
9 14 (3.92%) Reuters
10 13 (3.64%) EMC
11 12 (3.36%) hybris
12 11 (3.08%) TIBCO
12 11 (3.08%) Bloomberg
12 11 (3.08%) Microsoft
13 10 (2.80%) Fiorano
13 10 (2.80%) AppDynamics
14 8 (2.24%) Adobe
15 7 (1.96%) New Relic
15 7 (1.96%) Rackspace
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60k - £65k per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum SALary is approx 60-95k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago