The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 99 73 100
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 22 68 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.36% 3.69% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 3.78% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 22
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,019 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
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
1580 1799 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.35% 97.56% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 1562 1413
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Linux Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) Unix
3 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 16 (38.10%) OpenStack
4 14 (33.33%) Digital Media
4 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) Puppet
5 13 (30.95%) Ansible
5 13 (30.95%) Data Centre
5 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
6 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (26.19%) Python
6 11 (26.19%) Windows
6 11 (26.19%) Firewall
7 10 (23.81%) Remedy
7 10 (23.81%) E-business
7 10 (23.81%) C++
7 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
7 10 (23.81%) Internet
7 10 (23.81%) Degree
7 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
7 10 (23.81%) Physics
7 10 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (23.81%) Palo Alto
7 10 (23.81%) NetScaler
7 10 (23.81%) Couchbase
8 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle

Linux Engineer 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 16 (38.10%) OpenStack
2 10 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (14.29%) CloudStack
3 6 (14.29%) JBoss
3 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (9.52%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) Internet
2 10 (23.81%) NetScaler
3 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) NAS
4 4 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (9.52%) SAN
4 4 (9.52%) VPN
5 3 (7.14%) 3G
5 3 (7.14%) ADSL
5 3 (7.14%) LAN
5 3 (7.14%) SSH
5 3 (7.14%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) WLAN
6 2 (4.76%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) DHCP
7 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Couchbase
2 5 (11.90%) Big Data
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
1 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
1 6 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 13 (30.95%) Data Centre
3 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 10 (23.81%) Physics
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) Windows
4 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
3 10 (23.81%) E-business
3 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.67%) DevOps
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
5 6 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (14.29%) DSDM
5 6 (14.29%) OWASP
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (14.29%) RUP
6 1 (2.38%) High Availability
6 1 (2.38%) Open Source
6 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) Python
2 10 (23.81%) C++
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 6 (14.29%) Ruby
4 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.90%) C
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
1 6 (14.29%) vSphere
1 6 (14.29%) Xen
1 6 (14.29%) XenServer
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Ansible
1 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (30.95%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Cobbler
2 6 (14.29%) Salt
2 6 (14.29%) Terraform
2 6 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) Palo Alto
2 10 (23.81%) Remedy
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
4 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco