Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 784 765 869
Rank change year-on-year -19 +104 +14
Permanent jobs citing LXC 29 83 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.042% 0.11% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 0.27% 0.86% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 72 21
London median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.09% -14.81% +22.73%
10th Percentile £54,375 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £84,500 £93,625 £87,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -8.00% +8.70%

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 10,644 9,692 10,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.40% 13.16% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8,864 8,277 8,885
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 15 £75,000 +7.14% 3
West London +33 2 £80,000 -
East London -4 1 £72,500 +20.83%
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) Python
3 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (48.28%) Docker
4 13 (44.83%) DNS
5 12 (41.38%) DevOps
5 12 (41.38%) Ansible
6 11 (37.93%) Kubernetes
6 11 (37.93%) Puppet
7 10 (34.48%) DHCP
7 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 9 (31.03%) Unix
8 9 (31.03%) VMware
8 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
9 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
10 7 (24.14%) Google
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
11 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (20.69%) Runbook
11 6 (20.69%) Go
11 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (20.69%) Terraform
11 6 (20.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (20.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
11 6 (20.69%) SAN
11 6 (20.69%) Veritas
11 6 (20.69%) Red Hat

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 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 4 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.79%) nginx
3 3 (10.34%) Drupal
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.45%) PrestaShop
5 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.90%) G Suite
5 2 (6.90%) Route 53
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.45%) Fastly
6 1 (3.45%) IaaS
6 1 (3.45%) SaaS
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) DHCP
3 6 (20.69%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) HTTP
5 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (6.90%) SSH
6 1 (3.45%) BGP
6 1 (3.45%) IPsec
6 1 (3.45%) OSPF
6 1 (3.45%) SNMP
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) DataStax
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.45%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Games
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Azure Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (10.34%) JMS
2 3 (10.34%) LAMP
2 3 (10.34%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) Kafka
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (20.69%) Solaris
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
6 2 (6.90%) Debian
6 2 (6.90%) Mesosphere
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.45%) CoreOS
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.45%) VyOS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (20.69%) Runbook
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Content Management
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) E-Discovery
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) OOD
5 2 (6.90%) SIEM
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Go
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Groovy
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) MiFID
2 1 (3.45%) GCP
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Docker
2 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (17.24%) KVM
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (6.90%) vCloud
6 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
7 1 (3.45%) DRBD
7 1 (3.45%) etcd
7 1 (3.45%) pfSense
7 1 (3.45%) Samba
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Ansible
2 11 (37.93%) Kubernetes
2 11 (37.93%) Puppet
3 6 (20.69%) Terraform
4 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.90%) Capistrano
5 2 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (6.90%) Juju
5 2 (6.90%) Nagios
5 2 (6.90%) Packer
5 2 (6.90%) Prometheus
5 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.45%) FreeIPA
6 1 (3.45%) Mesos
6 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) Google
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) Veritas
4 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) NetApp
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
4 2 (6.90%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) SAP