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

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 667 764 786
Rank change year-on-year +97 +22 -26
Permanent jobs citing LXC 28 8 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.013% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.080% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 44
Median annual salary £70,000 £68,375 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.19% +8.33%
10th Percentile £48,000 £47,425 £52,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,875 £99,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +4.17%

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 8,429 10,031 9,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.59% 16.44% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6,991 8,310 8,409
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%

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 April 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 April 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 +43 2 £72,500 +30.63% 1
West London - 2 £52,500 -
South London +18 1 £95,000 +35.71%
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 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 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) Docker
3 18 (64.29%) Kubernetes
4 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
5 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
6 14 (50.00%) Perl
7 13 (46.43%) OO
8 12 (42.86%) Unix
8 12 (42.86%) OpenShift
9 8 (28.57%) DevOps
9 8 (28.57%) AWS
10 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
11 6 (21.43%) HTML
11 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 5 (17.86%) Java
12 5 (17.86%) SOA
12 5 (17.86%) Microservices
12 5 (17.86%) PaaS
12 5 (17.86%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (14.29%) .NET Core
13 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
13 4 (14.29%) Puppet
13 4 (14.29%) Ansible
13 4 (14.29%) Python
13 4 (14.29%) C#
13 4 (14.29%) .NET
13 4 (14.29%) CSS
13 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.29%) TDD

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 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) OpenShift
2 8 (28.57%) AWS
3 5 (17.86%) PaaS
4 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
4 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (10.71%) Azure
4 3 (10.71%) Datadog
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (7.14%) G Suite
5 2 (7.14%) Serverless
6 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (7.14%) DB2
1 2 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) NUnit
3 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
4 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (10.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
1 12 (42.86%) Perl Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Linux Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Games Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Unix Developer
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) .NET Core
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.71%) Node.js
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) OAuth
5 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Unix
3 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) VyOS
6 1 (3.57%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
2 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
3 13 (46.43%) OO
4 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) Microservices
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
8 2 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (7.14%) Decision-Making
8 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) RPG
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 2 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.14%) PMP
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) KVM
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (64.29%) Kubernetes
2 4 (14.29%) Ansible
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) Grafana
4 2 (7.14%) FreeIPA
4 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.14%) Rundeck
5 1 (3.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Google
1 2 (7.14%) IBM
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Okta
2 1 (3.57%) Splunk