Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 576 645
Rank change year-on-year +58 +69 -20
Permanent jobs citing LXC 20 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.069% 0.070% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 0.50% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 1
South East median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -15.38% +52.94%
10th Percentile £36,625 £37,375 £62,500
90th Percentile £49,625 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -15.38% +44.44%

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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3983 5006 5839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.76% 14.08% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3448 4275 4890
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,400 £62,500 £61,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

LXC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing LXC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for LXC in the South East

LXC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for LXC in the South East

LXC
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LXC in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for LXC in the South East

LXC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LXC within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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
West Sussex - 7 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £47,500 -
Middlesex - 5 - -
Hampshire +32 2 £45,000 +16.13%
Surrey +4 1 £44,000 -20.00%
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing LXC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for LXC.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (65.00%) DevOps
4 12 (60.00%) Vagrant
4 12 (60.00%) Ansible
5 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (40.00%) KVM
6 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (35.00%) Build Automation
7 7 (35.00%) SELinux
7 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (35.00%) CentOS
7 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (35.00%) Python
7 7 (35.00%) Device Driver
7 7 (35.00%) Debian
7 7 (35.00%) Perl
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (35.00%) DNS
7 7 (35.00%) Internet
7 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
7 7 (35.00%) iptables
8 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
8 6 (30.00%) LAMP
8 6 (30.00%) Marketing

LXC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) GitHub
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Vagrant
2 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) Ant
3 5 (25.00%) Maven
3 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Administrator
1 12 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
1 12 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 12 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.00%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (10.00%) Grid Computing
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) CentOS
2 7 (35.00%) Debian
3 5 (25.00%) CoreOS
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) Build Automation
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
1 7 (35.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) KVM
3 7 (35.00%) iptables
4 6 (30.00%) Docker
4 6 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Ansible
2 7 (35.00%) SELinux
3 6 (30.00%) Nagios
3 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (30.00%) Puppet
4 5 (25.00%) Graphite
4 5 (25.00%) Icinga
4 5 (25.00%) Mesos
5 1 (5.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) New Relic
2 5 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 5 (25.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.00%) CA Agile Central