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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 262 288 292
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 482 496 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.11% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.17% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 449 438 409
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 £40,000 £35,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
37735 42555 45663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.66% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 36003 38302
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +40 51 £60,000 +26.31% 22
Harrow +8 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Uxbridge - 6 £55,000 - 2
Canary Wharf - 6 £60,000 -
Croydon +4 3 £48,750 -6.25% 1
Greenwich 0 1 £62,500 +38.88%
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Edgware - 1 £62,500 -
Hayes - 1 £80,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1048 (100.00%) Linux
2 599 (57.16%) Puppet
3 554 (52.86%) DevOps
4 460 (43.89%) Python
5 361 (34.45%) Red Hat
6 358 (34.16%) Amazon AWS
7 347 (33.11%) Opscode Chef
8 346 (33.02%) Ansible
9 319 (30.44%) Perl
10 300 (28.63%) Bash Shell
11 294 (28.05%) Apache
11 294 (28.05%) VMware
12 293 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
13 290 (27.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 286 (27.29%) Configuration Management
15 268 (25.57%) Jenkins
16 265 (25.29%) Finance
17 264 (25.19%) Ruby
18 263 (25.10%) Windows
19 258 (24.62%) MySQL
20 239 (22.81%) Tomcat
21 237 (22.61%) Unix
22 230 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
23 229 (21.85%) Java
24 195 (18.61%) Docker
24 195 (18.61%) Nagios
25 190 (18.13%) CentOS
26 184 (17.56%) Firewall
27 167 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
28 158 (15.08%) DNS

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
1 294 (28.05%) Apache
2 239 (22.81%) Tomcat
3 83 (7.92%) OpenStack
4 73 (6.97%) JBoss
5 70 (6.68%) IIS
6 49 (4.68%) nginx
7 40 (3.82%) Confluence
8 37 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
9 36 (3.44%) WebLogic
10 35 (3.34%) WebSphere
11 23 (2.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 14 (1.34%) CMS
12 14 (1.34%) MS Exchange
12 14 (1.34%) SharePoint
13 12 (1.15%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.86%) CloudStack
15 8 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.19%) Summit
4 1 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.095%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 358 (34.16%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.44%) PaaS
2 36 (3.44%) SaaS
3 35 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (2.77%) IaaS
6 27 (2.58%) Amazon S3
7 21 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 15 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.15%) SoftLayer
10 10 (0.95%) GitHub
11 9 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 8 (0.76%) Office 365
12 8 (0.76%) Route 53
13 6 (0.57%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 3 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.29%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 184 (17.56%) Firewall
2 158 (15.08%) DNS
3 129 (12.31%) SAN
4 114 (10.88%) TCP/IP
5 64 (6.11%) HTTP
6 60 (5.73%) LDAP
7 45 (4.29%) DHCP
8 39 (3.72%) LAN
9 31 (2.96%) VPN
10 30 (2.86%) WAN
11 27 (2.58%) VLAN
12 25 (2.39%) NAS
13 21 (2.00%) Internet
13 21 (2.00%) Kerberos
14 20 (1.91%) Multicast
14 20 (1.91%) VoIP
15 17 (1.62%) iSCSI
16 15 (1.43%) SNMP
17 13 (1.24%) SMTP
17 13 (1.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (24.62%) MySQL
2 93 (8.87%) MongoDB
3 88 (8.40%) SQL Server
4 40 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (3.63%) Redis
6 36 (3.44%) NoSQL
7 35 (3.34%) Relational Database
8 34 (3.24%) Hadoop
9 33 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (2.96%) Big Data
11 22 (2.10%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (1.43%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.86%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.76%) DB2
16 8 (0.76%) HBase
17 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
18 3 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 268 (25.57%) Jenkins
2 143 (13.65%) Git (software)
3 73 (6.97%) JIRA
4 58 (5.53%) TeamCity
5 52 (4.96%) Maven
6 45 (4.29%) Subversion
7 34 (3.24%) Vagrant
8 29 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (1.53%) Ant
10 15 (1.43%) Hudson
11 13 (1.24%) Gradle
12 10 (0.95%) Travis CI
13 7 (0.67%) Selenium
14 6 (0.57%) JMeter
15 5 (0.48%) RSpec
16 4 (0.38%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.38%) MSI
16 4 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
17 3 (0.29%) LoadRunner
17 3 (0.29%) The Grinder
General
1 265 (25.29%) Finance
2 76 (7.25%) Banking
3 69 (6.58%) Law
4 59 (5.63%) Games
5 41 (3.91%) Publishing
6 37 (3.53%) Financial Institution
6 37 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.29%) Marketing
8 13 (1.24%) Retail
9 12 (1.15%) Advertising
10 9 (0.86%) Electronics
11 7 (0.67%) Front Office
12 5 (0.48%) Back Office
12 5 (0.48%) German Language
13 4 (0.38%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.19%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.095%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (13.36%) LAMP
2 94 (8.97%) Web Services
3 47 (4.48%) Middleware
4 39 (3.72%) JSON
5 31 (2.96%) RabbitMQ
6 28 (2.67%) .NET
6 28 (2.67%) XML
7 22 (2.10%) ELK Stack
8 19 (1.81%) CSS
8 19 (1.81%) J2EE
8 19 (1.81%) LEMP Stack
9 18 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (1.62%) JMS
11 16 (1.53%) Node.js
12 12 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
13 11 (1.05%) REST
14 9 (0.86%) SOAP
15 8 (0.76%) HTML
15 8 (0.76%) Kafka
16 7 (0.67%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.63%) Data Centre
2 52 (4.96%) Clustering
3 49 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (4.29%) Hedge funds
5 37 (3.53%) Fintech
6 34 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.58%) User Experience
8 19 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.72%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.53%) IPTV
10 16 (1.53%) Over-the-Top Content
11 13 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.05%) Replication
12 11 (1.05%) Statistics
13 9 (0.86%) Online Games
13 9 (0.86%) PlayStation
14 8 (0.76%) Artificial Intelligence
14 8 (0.76%) Derivative
14 8 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1048 (100.00%) Linux
2 290 (27.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 263 (25.10%) Windows
4 237 (22.61%) Unix
5 190 (18.13%) CentOS
6 139 (13.26%) Ubuntu
7 105 (10.02%) Windows Server
8 62 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 59 (5.63%) Debian
10 47 (4.48%) Solaris
11 27 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (1.34%) SUSE
13 10 (0.95%) Fedora
13 10 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 10 (0.95%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.95%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.86%) AIX
14 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.76%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.57%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (52.86%) DevOps
2 293 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
3 286 (27.29%) Configuration Management
4 230 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
5 113 (10.78%) Open Source
6 85 (8.11%) High Availability
7 79 (7.54%) Load Balancing
8 67 (6.39%) E-Commerce
9 66 (6.30%) ITIL
10 63 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 54 (5.15%) Scrum
12 48 (4.58%) Web Operations
13 47 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
14 40 (3.82%) Security Patching
15 32 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 29 (2.77%) Microservices
17 27 (2.58%) Software Engineering
17 27 (2.58%) Systems Analysis
18 26 (2.48%) Low Latency
18 26 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 460 (43.89%) Python
2 319 (30.44%) Perl
3 300 (28.63%) Bash Shell
4 264 (25.19%) Ruby
5 229 (21.85%) Java
6 147 (14.03%) SQL
7 86 (8.21%) Shell Script
8 85 (8.11%) PHP
9 81 (7.73%) PowerShell
10 60 (5.73%) C++
11 47 (4.48%) JavaScript
12 42 (4.01%) Korn
13 36 (3.44%) Bourne shell
14 34 (3.24%) C
15 16 (1.53%) C#
16 12 (1.15%) Groovy
17 11 (1.05%) AWK
18 10 (0.95%) sed
19 8 (0.76%) Go
19 8 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (6.77%) Degree
2 24 (2.29%) RHCE
3 10 (0.95%) RHCSA
4 9 (0.86%) RHCT
4 9 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.67%) CCNA
6 7 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.48%) MCITP
7 5 (0.48%) RHCA
8 4 (0.38%) CCNP
8 4 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.38%) NCDA
8 4 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.29%) MCSE
10 2 (0.19%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.19%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.095%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.44%) QA
2 18 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.29%) SLA
5 2 (0.19%) DICOM
5 2 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.095%) MiFID
6 1 (0.095%) SDET
System Software
1 195 (18.61%) Docker
2 167 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (7.73%) NFS
4 72 (6.87%) VMware ESXi
5 51 (4.87%) Xen
6 50 (4.77%) Active Directory
6 50 (4.77%) KVM
7 26 (2.48%) VMware ESX
8 23 (2.19%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (1.91%) vSphere
10 19 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (1.62%) iptables
12 12 (1.15%) LXC
13 11 (1.05%) Samba
13 11 (1.05%) Varnish
14 9 (0.86%) Hyper-V
14 9 (0.86%) VirtualBox
14 9 (0.86%) XenApp
14 9 (0.86%) XenServer
15 8 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 599 (57.16%) Puppet
2 347 (33.11%) Opscode Chef
3 346 (33.02%) Ansible
4 195 (18.61%) Nagios
5 112 (10.69%) Salt
6 46 (4.39%) ZABBIX
7 35 (3.34%) Kubernetes
8 29 (2.77%) HAProxy
9 26 (2.48%) Graphite
10 22 (2.10%) CFEngine
11 20 (1.91%) Cobbler
11 20 (1.91%) Terraform
12 19 (1.81%) Red Hat Satellite
13 17 (1.62%) NetBackup
14 13 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 12 (1.15%) logstash
15 12 (1.15%) OpenAM
15 12 (1.15%) SELinux
15 12 (1.15%) yum
16 11 (1.05%) Cacti
Vendors
1 361 (34.45%) Red Hat
2 294 (28.05%) VMware
3 103 (9.83%) Oracle
4 97 (9.26%) HP
5 92 (8.78%) Cisco
6 85 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 48 (4.58%) Rackspace
8 41 (3.91%) Splunk
9 39 (3.72%) NetApp
10 35 (3.34%) Google
10 35 (3.34%) IBM
11 26 (2.48%) Atlassian
12 23 (2.19%) AppDynamics
12 23 (2.19%) SaltStack
13 17 (1.62%) 3PAR
13 17 (1.62%) EMC
13 17 (1.62%) Fiorano
14 16 (1.53%) Symantec
15 13 (1.24%) Citrix
15 13 (1.24%) Percona
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 = Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £57,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago