Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 784 771 824
Rank change year-on-year -13 +53 +61
Permanent jobs citing LXC 23 75 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.034% 0.10% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 0.22% 0.76% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 68 25
London median annual salary £67,125 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.74% -14.81% +12.50%
10th Percentile £46,000 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £92,875 £88,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -13.73%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10,691 9,914 9,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.71% 13.36% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8,965 8,421 8,151
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £28,800 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £91,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

LXC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for LXC in London

LXC
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LXC in London

LXC
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LXC in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for LXC in London

LXC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LXC within the London region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Central London -22 12 £73,750 +5.36% 5
East London - 2 £70,875 - 2
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for LXC.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Python
3 10 (43.48%) DNS
4 9 (39.13%) DHCP
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) DevOps
5 8 (34.78%) Docker
6 7 (30.43%) Ansible
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
6 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (30.43%) Puppet
6 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) Veritas
7 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (26.09%) Solaris
7 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (26.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (26.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
7 6 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (26.09%) Runbook
7 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
8 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
8 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (17.39%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (17.39%) Fintech

LXC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Solr
2 3 (13.04%) nginx
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WordPress
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) PrestaShop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.70%) G Suite
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Quay.io
4 1 (4.35%) Route 53
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 9 (39.13%) DHCP
3 6 (26.09%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) AMQP
5 2 (8.70%) HTTP
5 2 (8.70%) Kerberos
5 2 (8.70%) SSH
6 1 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (4.35%) IPsec
6 1 (4.35%) OSPF
6 1 (4.35%) Plixer Scrutinizer
6 1 (4.35%) SNMP
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Redis
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.35%) DataStax
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) JMeter
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.70%) Xdebug
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Scrutinizer-CI
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) LAMP
1 4 (17.39%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.70%) beanstalkd
3 2 (8.70%) Behat
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) Gearman
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
3 2 (8.70%) Laravel
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
3 2 (8.70%) Memcached
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) Symfony
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
1 4 (17.39%) Fintech
2 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) Solaris
4 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
4 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) CoreOS
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.35%) VyOS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (26.09%) Runbook
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) OOD
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Kanban
5 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.70%) OWASP
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) Go
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Java 8
5 1 (4.35%) Rust
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
1 8 (34.78%) Docker
2 6 (26.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (13.04%) KVM
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.35%) DRBD
5 1 (4.35%) pfSense
5 1 (4.35%) Samba
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Ansible
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
2 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
3 3 (13.04%) Terraform
4 2 (8.70%) Juju
4 2 (8.70%) Nagios
4 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (4.35%) FreeIPA
5 1 (4.35%) Mesos
5 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Veritas
3 4 (17.39%) Google
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.70%) Zend
5 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) SAP