Period
to 18 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 443 295 494
Rank change year-on-year -148 +199 +22
Permanent jobs citing LXC 7 4 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.040% 0.047% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 20
10th Percentile " " £31,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -29.63% +25.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £81,875
90th Percentile " " £90,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -21.43% +21.74%

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 3,277 1,534 4,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.93% 18.16% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,241 1,255 3,580
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,855 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

LXC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing LXC as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LXC in the South East.

Salary trend 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 September 2021. 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
Surrey - 4 - - 2
Berkshire -75 3 £55,000 +15.79%
Thames Valley -92 3 £55,000 +15.79%
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for LXC.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Ansible
3 5 (71.43%) Docker
3 5 (71.43%) Terraform
4 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
4 4 (57.14%) Pulumi
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Azure
4 4 (57.14%) AWS
4 4 (57.14%) MSBuild
4 4 (57.14%) NuGet
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 2 (28.57%) MSTest
6 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (28.57%) Puppet
6 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
1 4 (57.14%) NuGet
1 4 (57.14%) Pulumi
2 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DMZ
1 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) MSBuild
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (28.57%) MSTest
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) React
2 2 (28.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure as Code
1 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Insurtech
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Server Management
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) SRDF
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
1 5 (71.43%) Terraform
2 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cadence
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Hitachi
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Zerto