Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Engineer
London > Canary Wharf
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 15 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.79% 3.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 0
Canary Wharf median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - -
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +7.84%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 283 279 318
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.42% 96.54% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 214 239 257
Canary Wharf median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £42,500 £29,700 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £89,000 £80,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Linux Engineer 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) DevOps
3 9 (60.00%) Docker
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (60.00%) Puppet
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
6 6 (40.00%) Splunk
6 6 (40.00%) Open Source
6 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby
6 6 (40.00%) Perl
6 6 (40.00%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) Service Management
7 5 (33.33%) JIRA
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (33.33%) Maven
7 5 (33.33%) Confluence
7 5 (33.33%) Terraform
7 5 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (26.67%) GitHub
3 4 (26.67%) IaaS
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) Informix
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) JSON
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Cloud Native
3 3 (20.00%) iPad
3 3 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Open Source
3 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) SIEM
7 2 (13.33%) Threat Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CEH
1 2 (13.33%) CISMP
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (33.33%) Terraform
3 3 (20.00%) Nagios
3 3 (20.00%) Opsview
3 3 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) Splunk
3 5 (33.33%) SaltStack
4 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (20.00%) Sybase
5 2 (13.33%) TOWER Software
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) VMware