Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LXC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LXC over the 6 months to 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
UK > England
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 832 1035 1096
Rank change year-on-year +203 +61 -37
Permanent jobs citing LXC 23 23 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.017% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.10% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 54
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £44,750 £31,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £98,750 £93,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -8.33%

LXC is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,198 22,369 22,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.49% 16.84% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11,577 18,245 18,716
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

LXC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LXC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LXC in England

LXC
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LXC in England.

Salary trend for LXC in England

LXC
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing LXC in England over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for LXC in England

LXC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LXC within the England region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +149 20 £70,000 -24.32% 1
South East +112 3 £37,500 -37.50%
LXC
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing LXC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for LXC.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Docker
3 9 (39.13%) Kubernetes
3 9 (39.13%) AWS
4 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
4 8 (34.78%) DevOps
5 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
5 7 (30.43%) Unix
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Perl
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) OO
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
7 5 (21.74%) Node.js
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Core
8 4 (17.39%) Go
8 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (17.39%) OpenShift
8 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
8 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
8 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) C
8 4 (17.39%) PHP
8 4 (17.39%) Python
9 3 (13.04%) SOA

LXC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) AWS
2 4 (17.39%) OpenShift
3 3 (13.04%) Azure
3 3 (13.04%) Datadog
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.70%) G Suite
4 2 (8.70%) PaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) IaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (4.35%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) HSRP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.35%) Multicast
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (4.35%) OSPF
2 1 (4.35%) SMTP
2 1 (4.35%) SNMP
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.04%) MariaDB
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) InfluxDB
4 1 (4.35%) KDB
4 1 (4.35%) Kdb+
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.35%) Redmine
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Games
1 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Perl Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Games Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) .NET Core
1 5 (21.74%) Node.js
2 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (13.04%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
3 2 (8.70%) OAuth
3 2 (8.70%) SAML
4 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) VyOS
6 1 (4.35%) Debian
6 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
6 1 (4.35%) Kali Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Microservices
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (8.70%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (8.70%) Fintech
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Perl
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) C
3 4 (17.39%) Go
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) Lua
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) C-shell
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCIE
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) RHCE
1 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) KVM
4 1 (4.35%) BIND 9
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) zsh
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Kubernetes
2 3 (13.04%) Ansible
2 3 (13.04%) Grafana
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) FreeIPA
4 1 (4.35%) Icinga
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Prometheus
4 1 (4.35%) Rundeck
4 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Okta
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.35%) Centreon
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) CQG
3 1 (4.35%) Fidessa
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) ION Trading
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Patsystems
3 1 (4.35%) Reuters
3 1 (4.35%) Synology
3 1 (4.35%) Trayport