The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Linux Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Specialist
England / London
Rank 562 621 619
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 9 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.045% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.047% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 20
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £39,398
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +52.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
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 £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Linux Specialist in the job title.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Specialist across the London region.

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in London

Linux Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Linux Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Linux Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +20 1 £100,000 +66.66%
Linux Specialist
England

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Linux Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 4 (28.57%) AIX
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) SLA
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Financial Institution
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 4 (28.57%) Remedy
6 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) JMS
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) EMC
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 2 (14.29%) CommVault
7 2 (14.29%) Novell
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Apache

Linux Specialist 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 2 (14.29%) Alfresco
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Debian
5 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 2 (14.29%) NetWare
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) SUSE
5 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) High-Frequency Trading
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Proprietary Trading
4 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) C
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
1 2 (14.29%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) CommVault
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Novell
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
London - Kew Gardens, Richmond
Kew - Royal Botanic Gardens
Salary: £38,000 - £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London, UK
ECS
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago