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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 459 452 377
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 175 206 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.45% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 161 176 221
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
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 £77,500
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 3 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 3 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 +8 24 £47,500 -10.37% 7
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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
2 203 (54.86%) Puppet
3 183 (49.46%) Python
4 177 (47.84%) Red Hat
5 157 (42.43%) Opscode Chef
5 157 (42.43%) DevOps
6 132 (35.68%) Bash Shell
7 120 (32.43%) Perl
8 114 (30.81%) VMware
9 110 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 102 (27.57%) Apache
10 102 (27.57%) Finance
11 99 (26.76%) UNIX
12 92 (24.86%) Ruby
13 85 (22.97%) Java
14 81 (21.89%) CentOS
15 80 (21.62%) Configuration Management
16 79 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
17 76 (20.54%) Windows
18 74 (20.00%) MySQL
18 74 (20.00%) Nagios
18 74 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 73 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
20 69 (18.65%) Ansible
20 69 (18.65%) Jenkins
21 62 (16.76%) Tomcat
22 61 (16.49%) TCP/IP
22 61 (16.49%) DNS
23 60 (16.22%) SQL
24 58 (15.68%) Ubuntu

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 102 (27.57%) Apache
2 62 (16.76%) Tomcat
3 50 (13.51%) nginx
4 38 (10.27%) OpenStack
5 34 (9.19%) JBoss
6 15 (4.05%) Confluence
6 15 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (2.43%) IIS
8 7 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.62%) Drupal
10 5 (1.35%) CMS
11 4 (1.08%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.81%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.81%) Node.js
13 2 (0.54%) Jetty
13 2 (0.54%) Lightstreamer
14 1 (0.27%) Mule
14 1 (0.27%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 79 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.84%) PaaS
3 22 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (5.68%) IaaS
5 13 (3.51%) Office 365
6 12 (3.24%) SaaS
7 11 (2.97%) Amazon S3
7 11 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (2.70%) SoftLayer
8 10 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (1.62%) Heroku
10 6 (1.62%) Engine Yard
11 4 (1.08%) Google Drive
12 3 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.81%) Joyent
13 2 (0.54%) GitHub
13 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 61 (16.49%) DNS
1 61 (16.49%) TCP/IP
2 51 (13.78%) Firewall
3 38 (10.27%) SAN
4 32 (8.65%) HTTP
5 20 (5.41%) LDAP
6 19 (5.14%) FTP
7 17 (4.59%) SMTP
8 15 (4.05%) VoIP
8 15 (4.05%) VPN
9 14 (3.78%) HTTPS
10 13 (3.51%) ISDN
10 13 (3.51%) PBX
10 13 (3.51%) Internet
11 12 (3.24%) VLAN
12 10 (2.70%) SNMP
12 10 (2.70%) DHCP
12 10 (2.70%) SSL
13 9 (2.43%) Multicast
14 8 (2.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (20.00%) MySQL
2 39 (10.54%) MongoDB
3 33 (8.92%) Hadoop
4 31 (8.38%) NoSQL
5 28 (7.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (5.95%) Big Data
7 19 (5.14%) HBase
7 19 (5.14%) Redis
8 17 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (4.59%) SQL Server
9 16 (4.32%) OpenTSDB
10 14 (3.78%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.16%) InfluxDB
12 7 (1.89%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.62%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (1.08%) DB2
16 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database
17 1 (0.27%) Informix
17 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 69 (18.65%) Jenkins
2 38 (10.27%) Git (software)
3 25 (6.76%) Subversion
4 20 (5.41%) JIRA
5 12 (3.24%) Maven
6 5 (1.35%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.08%) Juju
8 2 (0.54%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.54%) RSpec
8 2 (0.54%) Hudson
9 1 (0.27%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.27%) FishEye
9 1 (0.27%) Gradle
9 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.27%) dbdeploy
9 1 (0.27%) Ant
9 1 (0.27%) JUnit
9 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.27%) Trac
General
1 102 (27.57%) Finance
2 24 (6.49%) Banking
3 22 (5.95%) Law
4 19 (5.14%) Games
5 17 (4.59%) Retail
6 15 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.24%) Electronics
8 8 (2.16%) Online Betting
9 6 (1.62%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.62%) Advertising
10 3 (0.81%) Publishing
10 3 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Marketing
11 2 (0.54%) Front Office
12 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.76%) Web Services
2 23 (6.22%) Middleware
3 22 (5.95%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (4.05%) Servlets
4 15 (4.05%) MCollective
5 14 (3.78%) XML
6 11 (2.97%) REST
7 9 (2.43%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (2.16%) JMX
8 8 (2.16%) LAMP
8 8 (2.16%) Rendezvous
8 8 (2.16%) JMS
8 8 (2.16%) SOAP
8 8 (2.16%) J2EE
9 7 (1.89%) JSON
10 6 (1.62%) Apache Flex
11 5 (1.35%) CSS
11 5 (1.35%) HTML
11 5 (1.35%) CGI
12 3 (0.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.84%) Hedge funds
2 25 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.59%) Clustering
4 17 (4.59%) Device Driver
5 14 (3.78%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.51%) Wiki
7 8 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (1.62%) Over-the-Top Content
9 6 (1.62%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.62%) IPTV
9 6 (1.62%) Video on Demand
10 5 (1.35%) Derivative
10 5 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.35%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.08%) DTV
11 4 (1.08%) Replication
11 4 (1.08%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 370 (100.00%) Linux
2 110 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 99 (26.76%) UNIX
4 81 (21.89%) CentOS
5 76 (20.54%) Windows
6 58 (15.68%) Ubuntu
7 22 (5.95%) Solaris
8 19 (5.14%) Debian
9 11 (2.97%) Fedora
10 9 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.35%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.08%) Android
12 4 (1.08%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.08%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.54%) VMS
14 2 (0.54%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (42.43%) DevOps
2 80 (21.62%) Configuration Management
3 73 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (14.32%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (12.43%) Open Source
6 44 (11.89%) E-Commerce
7 42 (11.35%) ITIL
7 42 (11.35%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (8.92%) Low Latency
9 28 (7.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (7.03%) Mentoring
11 24 (6.49%) Software Engineering
12 23 (6.22%) Load Balancing
13 20 (5.41%) Coaching
14 18 (4.86%) Patch Management
15 15 (4.05%) Unit Testing
15 15 (4.05%) Change Control
15 15 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (3.78%) Automated Testing
17 11 (2.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (49.46%) Python
2 132 (35.68%) Bash Shell
3 120 (32.43%) Perl
4 92 (24.86%) Ruby
5 85 (22.97%) Java
6 60 (16.22%) SQL
7 53 (14.32%) PHP
8 46 (12.43%) Shell Script
9 29 (7.84%) C
10 21 (5.68%) C++
11 17 (4.59%) JavaScript
12 13 (3.51%) AWK
13 9 (2.43%) sed
13 9 (2.43%) Go
13 9 (2.43%) Korn
14 7 (1.89%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.27%) C-shell
15 1 (0.27%) Groovy
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 6 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.81%) LPIC
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.54%) MCSE
8 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.51%) QA
2 7 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 74 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.68%) VMware ESX
3 18 (4.86%) Docker
4 14 (3.78%) NFS
5 13 (3.51%) VirtualBox
6 11 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.97%) KVM
7 10 (2.70%) Varnish
7 10 (2.70%) Xen
8 8 (2.16%) LXC
9 7 (1.89%) vSphere
9 7 (1.89%) Squid
10 5 (1.35%) Active Directory
10 5 (1.35%) Apache Flume
11 4 (1.08%) Samba
12 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.81%) Postfix
12 3 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.81%) iptables
Systems Management
1 203 (54.86%) Puppet
2 157 (42.43%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (20.00%) Nagios
4 69 (18.65%) Ansible
5 27 (7.30%) ZABBIX
6 23 (6.22%) Salt
7 22 (5.95%) Vagrant
8 17 (4.59%) ITRS Geneos
9 12 (3.24%) Opsview
10 11 (2.97%) Graphite
11 10 (2.70%) yum
11 10 (2.70%) Ganglia
12 9 (2.43%) Red Hat Satellite
13 8 (2.16%) CFEngine
14 6 (1.62%) Cobbler
14 6 (1.62%) collectd
15 5 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
15 5 (1.35%) logstash
15 5 (1.35%) Graylog
15 5 (1.35%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 177 (47.84%) Red Hat
2 114 (30.81%) VMware
3 55 (14.86%) Oracle
4 37 (10.00%) HP
5 35 (9.46%) Cisco
6 17 (4.59%) AppDynamics
7 16 (4.32%) Splunk
8 15 (4.05%) hybris
8 15 (4.05%) IBM
8 15 (4.05%) EMC
9 12 (3.24%) Reuters
9 12 (3.24%) Bloomberg
10 11 (2.97%) Google
10 11 (2.97%) Akamai
10 11 (2.97%) Microsoft
11 9 (2.43%) TIBCO
12 8 (2.16%) NetApp
12 8 (2.16%) Veritas
12 8 (2.16%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.89%) Adobe
London
PCR
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lambeth, London
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Salary: Benefits, overtime and on call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago