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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank 620 662 658
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 16 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.029% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.031% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 32
Median salary £48,750 £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £49,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-19.59% +53.07%
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
37702 42537 46055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32781 35981 38639
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 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 26 July 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 26 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 +63 2 - -
Linux Specialist
England

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (71.43%) Python
3 29 (69.05%) Red Hat
4 27 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (57.14%) JSON
5 24 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (54.76%) Puppet
7 22 (52.38%) Splunk
8 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
8 20 (47.62%) Ansible
9 19 (45.24%) Nagios
10 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
10 17 (40.48%) ZABBIX
11 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Satellite
12 12 (28.57%) Unix
12 12 (28.57%) Web Services
13 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
13 11 (26.19%) Amazon Linux
14 10 (23.81%) VMware
14 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (23.81%) Windows
15 9 (21.43%) Perl
15 9 (21.43%) Ruby
15 9 (21.43%) Finance
16 8 (19.05%) SQL
17 7 (16.67%) AIX
17 7 (16.67%) Banking
18 6 (14.29%) Security Management
18 6 (14.29%) Publishing
18 6 (14.29%) ITIL

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 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 24 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Publishing
4 5 (11.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) JSON
2 12 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.52%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.76%) Derivative
3 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.76%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (28.57%) Unix
4 11 (26.19%) Amazon Linux
5 10 (23.81%) Windows
6 7 (16.67%) AIX
7 6 (14.29%) CentOS
8 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.76%) Solaris
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Security Management
4 5 (11.90%) Release Management
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps
5 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (2.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (2.38%) Open Source
8 1 (2.38%) SOA
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Python
2 9 (21.43%) Perl
2 9 (21.43%) Ruby
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
1 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (54.76%) Puppet
2 20 (47.62%) Ansible
3 19 (45.24%) Nagios
4 17 (40.48%) ZABBIX
5 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Red Hat
2 22 (52.38%) Splunk
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco
4 6 (14.29%) NetApp
4 6 (14.29%) Veritas
5 3 (7.14%) IBM
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) Remedy
6 2 (4.76%) Calypso
6 2 (4.76%) Murex
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) BMC
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
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