Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 769 810
Rank change year-on-year -11 +41 +83
Permanent jobs citing LXC 17 75 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.10% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.77% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 73 27
London median annual salary £70,875 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.04% -3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £47,250 £46,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £93,750 £88,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -18.52%

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 10,584 9,759 8,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.93% 13.28% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8,843 8,288 7,633
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84% +7.37%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -6 9 £72,500 +3.57% 1
East London - 1 £69,250 -
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 10 (58.82%) Puppet
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) DHCP
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Solaris
4 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Runbook
5 7 (41.18%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (35.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (35.29%) RHCE
6 6 (35.29%) Veritas
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 6 (35.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) Docker
8 4 (23.53%) Clustering
8 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
9 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) LAMP

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 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) Drupal
4 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) G Suite
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Quay.io
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) AMQP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) BGP
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) Plixer Scrutinizer
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) SSH
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Redis
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) DataStax
2 1 (5.88%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JMeter
3 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.76%) Xdebug
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Scrutinizer-CI
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Backend Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer - Fintech
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
1 3 (17.65%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (11.76%) beanstalkd
2 2 (11.76%) Behat
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) Gearman
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Laravel
2 2 (11.76%) Memcached
2 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) Symfony
3 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Solaris
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 8 (47.06%) Runbook
3 7 (41.18%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) OWASP
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) SOLID
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Go
3 1 (5.88%) Java 8
3 1 (5.88%) Rust
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (35.29%) RHCE
2 6 (35.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (29.41%) Docker
4 2 (11.76%) KVM
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) pfSense
5 1 (5.88%) Samba
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (5.88%) Juju
3 1 (5.88%) Mesos
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Veritas
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) Zend
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) SAP