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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank 615 643 669
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 20 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.071% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.074% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 24
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,600 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +24.61%
Linux Specialist
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
39219 42044 47062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.72% 95.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34041 35485 39334
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 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 +53 4 £57,500 -6.12% 1
Linux Specialist
England

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (63.83%) Python
3 29 (61.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (59.57%) Red Hat
5 23 (48.94%) Puppet
6 22 (46.81%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (44.68%) JSON
8 19 (40.43%) Splunk
8 19 (40.43%) Ansible
9 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
9 18 (38.30%) Unix
10 17 (36.17%) Nagios
11 15 (31.91%) Red Hat Satellite
12 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
12 14 (29.79%) ZABBIX
12 14 (29.79%) VMware
13 13 (27.66%) SQL
14 12 (25.53%) Perl
15 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
16 10 (21.28%) Ruby
16 10 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (21.28%) Finance
17 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
17 9 (19.15%) Cisco
18 8 (17.02%) DevOps
18 8 (17.02%) NetApp
18 8 (17.02%) Veritas
18 8 (17.02%) Back Office
19 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
19 7 (14.89%) Security Management

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 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (46.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Back Office
3 7 (14.89%) Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) JSON
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (12.77%) Equities
3 3 (6.38%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (61.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (38.30%) Unix
4 7 (14.89%) Windows
5 6 (12.77%) Amazon Linux
6 4 (8.51%) AIX
6 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.26%) Solaris
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
3 8 (17.02%) DevOps
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.89%) Security Management
5 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.77%) Release Management
6 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.26%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (4.26%) Low Latency
7 2 (4.26%) Open Source
8 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.13%) Information Management
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL
8 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Python
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) Perl
4 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
5 10 (21.28%) Ruby
6 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.64%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) Go
8 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) RHCA
1 1 (2.13%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (2.13%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (48.94%) Puppet
2 19 (40.43%) Ansible
3 17 (36.17%) Nagios
4 15 (31.91%) Red Hat Satellite
5 14 (29.79%) ZABBIX
6 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.13%) Terraform
7 1 (2.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Red Hat
2 19 (40.43%) Splunk
3 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 9 (19.15%) Cisco
5 8 (17.02%) NetApp
5 8 (17.02%) Veritas
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) BMC
8 1 (2.13%) Calypso
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.13%) Murex
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago