The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.19% 1.92% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 1.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Median salary £57,500 £72,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.68% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 184 152 176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 94.85% 97.44% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 147 136 141
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 April 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 April 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Puppet
3 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
3 13 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (72.22%) DevOps
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Docker
5 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (44.44%) Internet
6 8 (44.44%) Python
6 8 (44.44%) Windows
6 8 (44.44%) Perl
7 7 (38.89%) Ansible
8 6 (33.33%) Splunk
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (33.33%) Security Operations
8 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 6 (33.33%) Ruby
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) Unix
8 6 (33.33%) Apache
8 6 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 5 (27.78%) SQL

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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) Confluence
3 4 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (27.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (22.22%) GitHub
3 4 (22.22%) IaaS
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) LDAP
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 5 (27.78%) Maven
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) JSON
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Native
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Open Source
3 6 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CEH
1 2 (11.11%) CISMP
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
1 2 (11.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (83.33%) Puppet
2 13 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (38.89%) Ansible
4 5 (27.78%) Kubernetes
4 5 (27.78%) Terraform
5 2 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 6 (33.33%) Splunk
2 5 (27.78%) SaltStack
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) TOWER Software
4 2 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco