Period
to 26 October 2021

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 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 983 661 1042
Rank change year-on-year -322 +381 +30
Permanent jobs citing LXC 24 17 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.038% 0.024%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 27
10th Percentile £49,500 " £31,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £43,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -21.43% +21.74%
75th Percentile £80,625 £76,875 £87,500
90th Percentile £84,875 £86,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -21.43% +21.74%

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 20,264 8,462 21,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.23% 18.69% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13,933 7,310 18,365
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 26 October 2021.

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 26 October 2021. 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 -239 17 £65,000 -21.21% 2
South East -170 4 £55,000 +15.79%
North of England -130 2 £45,000 +5.88%
South West -95 1 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West -97 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
LXC
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) DevOps
3 13 (54.17%) AWS
4 12 (50.00%) Terraform
5 11 (45.83%) Docker
5 11 (45.83%) Kubernetes
5 11 (45.83%) Python
5 11 (45.83%) Windows
6 10 (41.67%) Ansible
7 9 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 8 (33.33%) Azure
8 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 7 (29.17%) Open Source
9 7 (29.17%) Splunk
9 7 (29.17%) MSBuild
9 7 (29.17%) C#
10 6 (25.00%) Software Delivery
10 6 (25.00%) Grafana
10 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (25.00%) Prometheus
10 6 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 6 (25.00%) Puppet
10 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (25.00%) Ruby
10 6 (25.00%) Degree
11 5 (20.83%) JIRA
11 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
11 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) Traffic Server
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) AWS
2 8 (33.33%) Azure
3 3 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (8.33%) IaaS
4 2 (8.33%) NuGet
4 2 (8.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (8.33%) PaaS
4 2 (8.33%) Pulumi
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.17%) GCP
5 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DMZ
2 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) ClickHouse
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) MSBuild
3 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (20.83%) JIRA
4 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (8.33%) MSTest
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.17%) Burp Suite
6 1 (4.17%) Spinnaker
6 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Billing
1 3 (12.50%) Documentation Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Lead Cloud Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Site Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (16.67%) React
3 3 (12.50%) Node.js
3 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) GraphQL
4 2 (8.33%) LDAP
4 2 (8.33%) OAuth
4 2 (8.33%) SAML
5 1 (4.17%) cloud-init
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP
5 1 (4.17%) libvirt
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
1 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.50%) FreeBSD
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (29.17%) Open Source
4 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 6 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Architectural Design
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) Cost Optimisation
5 5 (20.83%) GitOps
5 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Chaos Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 3 (12.50%) Software Quality Assurance
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 5 (20.83%) Go
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) GPEN
3 1 (4.17%) GWAPT
3 1 (4.17%) OSCP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) GDPR
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) NIST
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Squid
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Xen
3 2 (8.33%) NFS
3 2 (8.33%) Varnish
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) SRDF
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Terraform
2 11 (45.83%) Kubernetes
3 10 (41.67%) Ansible
4 9 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (25.00%) Grafana
5 6 (25.00%) Prometheus
5 6 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (12.50%) Rundeck
7 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
7 2 (8.33%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (4.17%) Mesos
8 1 (4.17%) Nagios
8 1 (4.17%) Nmap
8 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Splunk
2 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
2 5 (20.83%) ServiceNow
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Okta
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) TOWER Software
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Facebook
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Zerto