The median annual salary for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Development Operations Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 216 233 306
Rank change year-on-year +17 +73  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 10 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.56% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.59% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 9
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in the City of London

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in the City of London

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux DevOps Engineer in the City of London

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Linux DevOps 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 City of London region featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 19 (82.61%) Python
3 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
4 11 (47.83%) Puppet
5 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
5 10 (43.48%) Ansible
5 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) Ruby
7 8 (34.78%) Windows
7 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) LAMP
9 6 (26.09%) Java
9 6 (26.09%) Perl
10 5 (21.74%) C#
10 5 (21.74%) C++
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services
10 5 (21.74%) Apache
10 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
10 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 5 (21.74%) CentOS
10 5 (21.74%) Docker
11 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
11 4 (17.39%) Build Automation

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
4 2 (8.70%) CloudStack
4 2 (8.70%) Confluence
4 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.35%) FishEye
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) LAMP
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) Lucene
3 3 (13.04%) NumPy
3 3 (13.04%) SciPy
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) Sensu
5 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.35%) Kafka
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) CentOS
4 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Low Latency
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) DSDM
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) OWASP
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 2 (8.70%) RUP
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
3 8 (34.78%) Ruby
4 6 (26.09%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) Perl
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
9 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.04%) Xen
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 2 (8.70%) XenServer
4 1 (4.35%) KVM
4 1 (4.35%) NFS
4 1 (4.35%) Samba
4 1 (4.35%) Squid
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Puppet
2 10 (43.48%) Ansible
2 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
3 4 (17.39%) Nagios
3 4 (17.39%) Terraform
4 3 (13.04%) Salt
5 2 (8.70%) Cobbler
5 2 (8.70%) Graphite
5 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
6 1 (4.35%) Mesos
6 1 (4.35%) Packer
6 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) New Relic
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
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