Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 568 740 821
Rank change year-on-year +172 +81 -41
Permanent jobs citing LXC 18 4 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.007% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 0.040% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 30
Median annual salary £70,000 £92,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.32% +27.59% +20.83%
10th Percentile £41,800 £74,875 £52,250
90th Percentile £93,000 £98,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -4.35%

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 6,009 10,024 10,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.27% 17.04% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,089 8,366 9,065
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +10.47%

LXC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for LXC in London

LXC
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LXC in London

LXC
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing LXC in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 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
Central London +90 3 £72,500 -21.62%
West London - 2 £52,500 -
South London +19 1 £95,000 +35.71%
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 London region with a requirement for LXC.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) AWS
2 9 (50.00%) Docker
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Core
5 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (22.22%) Ansible
6 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 4 (22.22%) Puppet
6 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)

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 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Datadog
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (11.11%) G Suite
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) OpenVPN
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.56%) DMZ
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.56%) Multicast
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) SSH
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) InfluxDB
3 1 (5.56%) KDB
3 1 (5.56%) Kdb+
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.56%) Redmine
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Games Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) .NET Core
2 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) LDAP
4 2 (11.11%) Node.js
4 2 (11.11%) OAuth
4 2 (11.11%) SAML
5 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) FreeBSD
4 2 (11.11%) VyOS
5 1 (5.56%) Debian
5 1 (5.56%) Kali Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) SUSE
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Go
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) C-shell
4 1 (5.56%) Korn
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) RHCE
2 1 (5.56%) RHCSA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) BIND 9
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
3 3 (16.67%) Grafana
4 2 (11.11%) FreeIPA
4 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (11.11%) Rundeck
5 1 (5.56%) Icinga
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) Prometheus
5 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Okta
2 2 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.56%) Centreon
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) CQG
3 1 (5.56%) Fidessa
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Patsystems
3 1 (5.56%) Reuters
3 1 (5.56%) Synology
3 1 (5.56%) Trayport