The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 440 378 485
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +107
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 217 237 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.57% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 179 212 131
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.70%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44913 41478 48583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.45% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34642 42277
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -11 54 £52,500 -4.54% 11
Isleworth - 2 £65,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £45,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £40,000 -
Hayes - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 419 (100.00%) Linux
2 206 (49.16%) Red Hat
3 195 (46.54%) Perl
3 195 (46.54%) Puppet
4 168 (40.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 161 (38.42%) Apache
6 156 (37.23%) MySQL
7 141 (33.65%) Python
8 138 (32.94%) Opscode Chef
9 133 (31.74%) CentOS
10 126 (30.07%) Tomcat
11 118 (28.16%) DevOps
12 117 (27.92%) Java
13 116 (27.68%) VMware
14 114 (27.21%) Ruby
15 109 (26.01%) Bash Shell
16 106 (25.30%) Nagios
17 105 (25.06%) Finance
18 101 (24.11%) UNIX
19 100 (23.87%) DNS
19 100 (23.87%) Ubuntu
20 90 (21.48%) Load Balancing
21 81 (19.33%) TCP/IP
22 79 (18.85%) Oracle
23 74 (17.66%) PHP
23 74 (17.66%) VMware Infrastructure
24 73 (17.42%) E-Commerce
25 70 (16.71%) Firewall
26 64 (15.27%) JBoss
27 58 (13.84%) Jenkins

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 161 (38.42%) Apache
2 126 (30.07%) Tomcat
3 47 (11.22%) nginx
4 21 (5.01%) Drupal
5 20 (4.77%) OpenStack
6 19 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (3.82%) CMS
8 15 (3.58%) WebLogic
9 14 (3.34%) Node.js
10 12 (2.86%) Confluence
10 12 (2.86%) Escenic
11 9 (2.15%) IIS
12 6 (1.43%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.72%) WordPress
13 3 (0.72%) Commerce Server
14 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.24%) lighttpd
15 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.06%) Joyent
3 9 (2.15%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.43%) SaaS
7 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.72%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.48%) IaaS
9 1 (0.24%) Heroku
9 1 (0.24%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 100 (23.87%) DNS
2 81 (19.33%) TCP/IP
3 70 (16.71%) Firewall
4 48 (11.46%) SAN
5 45 (10.74%) SNMP
6 43 (10.26%) NAS
7 40 (9.55%) LDAP
8 38 (9.07%) VPN
8 38 (9.07%) Internet
9 36 (8.59%) SSH
10 32 (7.64%) DHCP
11 27 (6.44%) SSL
12 25 (5.97%) HTTP
13 23 (5.49%) VLAN
14 20 (4.77%) iSCSI
15 17 (4.06%) IPv4
16 15 (3.58%) NetScaler
17 13 (3.10%) BIG-IP
18 12 (2.86%) SMTP
18 12 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (37.23%) MySQL
2 38 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (9.07%) MongoDB
3 30 (7.16%) Hadoop
3 30 (7.16%) Redis
4 29 (6.92%) NoSQL
5 18 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.30%) SQL Server
6 16 (3.82%) HBase
7 15 (3.58%) DB2
7 15 (3.58%) MariaDB
8 9 (2.15%) Big Data
9 7 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.67%) Impala
9 7 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.67%) Apache Hive
9 7 (1.67%) Mahout
10 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (13.84%) Jenkins
2 38 (9.07%) Git (software)
3 32 (7.64%) Subversion
4 20 (4.77%) Hudson
5 19 (4.53%) JIRA
6 18 (4.30%) Maven
7 13 (3.10%) GCC
7 13 (3.10%) GDB
8 12 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (2.39%) Ant
10 6 (1.43%) FishEye
10 6 (1.43%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.72%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.48%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.48%) dbdeploy
12 2 (0.48%) Selenium
12 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.24%) Redmine
General
1 105 (25.06%) Finance
2 32 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.68%) Games
4 22 (5.25%) Banking
5 19 (4.53%) Publishing
6 18 (4.30%) Online Betting
7 13 (3.10%) Advertising
8 8 (1.91%) Legal
9 7 (1.67%) Marketing
10 5 (1.19%) Law
10 5 (1.19%) Retail
10 5 (1.19%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.50%) LAMP
2 30 (7.16%) RabbitMQ
3 26 (6.21%) XML
4 20 (4.77%) CSS
5 19 (4.53%) Web Services
5 19 (4.53%) JSON
6 16 (3.82%) J2EE
7 15 (3.58%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (2.86%) Ajax
8 12 (2.86%) MSMQ
9 10 (2.39%) Memcached
10 9 (2.15%) Sphinx
10 9 (2.15%) SOAP
11 7 (1.67%) MapReduce
12 6 (1.43%) .NET
13 5 (1.19%) Django
14 4 (0.95%) Android SDK
15 3 (0.72%) Java EE
15 3 (0.72%) COM
15 3 (0.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.89%) Open Source
2 42 (10.02%) Clustering
3 31 (7.40%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.30%) Social Media
5 17 (4.06%) Online Games
6 16 (3.82%) Digital Media
7 15 (3.58%) Replication
8 14 (3.34%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (2.86%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.63%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.43%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.95%) iPad
13 3 (0.72%) Video Editing
13 3 (0.72%) iDTV
13 3 (0.72%) BBC
14 2 (0.48%) PKI
14 2 (0.48%) Speech Recognition
14 2 (0.48%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 419 (100.00%) Linux
2 168 (40.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 133 (31.74%) CentOS
4 101 (24.11%) UNIX
5 100 (23.87%) Ubuntu
6 49 (11.69%) Windows
6 49 (11.69%) Solaris
7 26 (6.21%) Debian
8 10 (2.39%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.15%) Android
9 9 (2.15%) AIX
10 8 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.67%) Fedora
12 5 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.19%) FreeBSD
12 5 (1.19%) OpenBSD
13 4 (0.95%) HPUX
13 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (28.16%) DevOps
2 90 (21.48%) Load Balancing
3 73 (17.42%) E-Commerce
4 57 (13.60%) Configuration Management
5 41 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (9.55%) ITIL
7 36 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (6.68%) Build Automation
9 26 (6.21%) Capacity Planning
10 25 (5.97%) Incident Management
11 22 (5.25%) Change Management
12 20 (4.77%) Release Management
13 17 (4.06%) Low Latency
14 16 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (3.82%) Scrum
15 14 (3.34%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (3.10%) Content Management
16 13 (3.10%) Software Engineering
17 12 (2.86%) Statistical Analysis
17 12 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 195 (46.54%) Perl
2 141 (33.65%) Python
3 117 (27.92%) Java
4 114 (27.21%) Ruby
5 109 (26.01%) Bash Shell
6 74 (17.66%) PHP
7 53 (12.65%) Shell Script
8 46 (10.98%) SQL
9 38 (9.07%) C
10 30 (7.16%) JavaScript
11 28 (6.68%) C++
12 11 (2.63%) AWK
13 9 (2.15%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.15%) sed
14 8 (1.91%) Clojure
15 5 (1.19%) Embedded C
15 5 (1.19%) Embedded C++
16 4 (0.95%) Korn
17 3 (0.72%) Groovy
18 2 (0.48%) Lua
Qualifications
1 54 (12.89%) Degree
2 9 (2.15%) RHCE
2 9 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.48%) CCNP
7 1 (0.24%) CCIE
7 1 (0.24%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.34%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (17.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (6.44%) NFS
3 26 (6.21%) KVM
4 20 (4.77%) Xen
5 17 (4.06%) vSphere
6 16 (3.82%) Postfix
7 11 (2.63%) Varnish
8 10 (2.39%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.91%) Active Directory
10 6 (1.43%) VirtualBox
11 5 (1.19%) Sendmail
11 5 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.19%) Samba
12 2 (0.48%) Docker
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.24%) XenServer
13 1 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.24%) RHEV
13 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 195 (46.54%) Puppet
2 138 (32.94%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (25.30%) Nagios
4 40 (9.55%) ZABBIX
5 24 (5.73%) Opsview
6 23 (5.49%) CFEngine
7 21 (5.01%) SCOM
8 18 (4.30%) Cacti
8 18 (4.30%) Munin
9 17 (4.06%) Salt
10 14 (3.34%) Cobbler
11 13 (3.10%) Ansible
12 10 (2.39%) Vagrant
13 9 (2.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 9 (2.15%) OpenView
14 8 (1.91%) Zenoss
15 7 (1.67%) Capistrano
16 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 6 (1.43%) Ganglia
17 5 (1.19%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 206 (49.16%) Red Hat
2 116 (27.68%) VMware
3 79 (18.85%) Oracle
4 64 (15.27%) JBoss
5 26 (6.21%) Rackspace
6 24 (5.73%) HP
7 21 (5.01%) Google
7 21 (5.01%) F5
8 18 (4.30%) Cisco
9 16 (3.82%) Citrix
10 13 (3.10%) Splunk
11 12 (2.86%) Sun
12 9 (2.15%) Cloudera
12 9 (2.15%) NetApp
13 6 (1.43%) Veritas
13 6 (1.43%) IBM
13 6 (1.43%) Dell
13 6 (1.43%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.19%) SaltStack
14 5 (1.19%) Microsoft
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Flexible + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary negotiable depending on exper
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Trading House Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago