Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1047 1079 1081
Rank change year-on-year +32 +2 +125
Permanent jobs citing LXC 36 90 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.055% 0.051%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 67 58
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,300 £97,500 £66,625
UK median annual salary £57,750 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.15% +8.33% -11.11%

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 22,438 22,407 20,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.16% 13.61% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18,320 18,464 16,718
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

LXC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for LXC in England

LXC
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LXC in England.

Salary trend for LXC in England

LXC
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LXC in England over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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
South East +72 25 £57,500 +64.29% 4
London +15 9 £67,500 +3.85% 6
East of England +39 2 £40,000 -46.67%
LXC
UK

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
5 18 (50.00%) C#
6 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
7 16 (44.44%) Windows
7 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 16 (44.44%) VMware
7 16 (44.44%) DevOps
8 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
8 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
9 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
9 14 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (38.89%) IIS
9 14 (38.89%) Visual Studio
9 14 (38.89%) .NET
9 14 (38.89%) Public Cloud
9 14 (38.89%) Docker
9 14 (38.89%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (36.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (36.11%) Windows 10
10 13 (36.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (36.11%) SQL
10 13 (36.11%) SharePoint
10 13 (36.11%) X-Windows
10 13 (36.11%) Internet
10 13 (36.11%) Windows 7

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 14 (38.89%) IIS
2 13 (36.11%) SharePoint
2 13 (36.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (13.89%) nginx
5 4 (11.11%) Apache
6 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 2 (5.56%) CMS
6 2 (5.56%) Drupal
6 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (36.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (11.11%) Serverless
5 2 (5.56%) IaaS
5 2 (5.56%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.78%) Datadog
6 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.78%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Internet
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) HTTP
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (11.11%) Wireless
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 2 (5.56%) AMQP
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) Plixer Scrutinizer
6 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Azure SQL Database
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) Redis
3 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.78%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.78%) RethinkDB
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
1 14 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 13 (36.11%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (22.22%) Chocolatey
4 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.56%) JMeter
5 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.56%) Xdebug
6 1 (2.78%) Scrutinizer-CI
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) CloudOps Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) JSON
2 13 (36.11%) X-Windows
3 6 (16.67%) RESTful
4 5 (13.89%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (11.11%) LAMP
6 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (5.56%) beanstalkd
7 2 (5.56%) Behat
7 2 (5.56%) CSS
7 2 (5.56%) Gearman
7 2 (5.56%) HTML
7 2 (5.56%) Laravel
7 2 (5.56%) Memcached
7 2 (5.56%) Middleware
7 2 (5.56%) Symfony
8 1 (2.78%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Linux Command Line
1 14 (38.89%) Public Cloud
2 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.11%) Clustering
5 3 (8.33%) Replication
6 2 (5.56%) Fintech
6 2 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 10
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) CentOS
5 4 (11.11%) Debian
5 4 (11.11%) Unix
5 4 (11.11%) VMS
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
2 16 (44.44%) DevOps
3 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) SDLC
5 9 (25.00%) Cloud Operations
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 5 (13.89%) Microservices
9 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
9 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
10 2 (5.56%) BDD
10 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
10 2 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (5.56%) Kanban
10 2 (5.56%) OWASP
10 2 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
10 2 (5.56%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) Rust
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) RHCE
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (38.89%) Docker
3 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.78%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Puppet
2 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 6 (16.67%) Terraform
4 4 (11.11%) Grafana
4 4 (11.11%) Packer
4 4 (11.11%) Prometheus
5 2 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (5.56%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (5.56%) yum
6 1 (2.78%) Fail2ban
6 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Lets Encrypt
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat