The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 119 132 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.26% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +47.05%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1584 1848 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.48% 97.67% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1603 1413
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Bristol region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Bristol

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Xen
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) KVM
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) KVM
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos