The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 104 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 20 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.04% 0.056% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.059% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 15
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -5.95%
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
1850 1709 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.40% 96.12% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1405 1493
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 March 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (58.33%) CentOS
3 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 13 (54.17%) Open Source
4 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (50.00%) Puppet
5 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle
6 11 (45.83%) UNIX
6 11 (45.83%) VMware
6 11 (45.83%) DevOps
6 11 (45.83%) SaaS
6 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (41.67%) Fedora
7 10 (41.67%) MySQL
7 10 (41.67%) Apache
7 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
8 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (33.33%) Python
10 7 (29.17%) Perl
10 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
10 7 (29.17%) Middleware
10 7 (29.17%) PaaS
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
10 7 (29.17%) IaaS
11 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (25.00%) Vagrant
11 6 (25.00%) MCollective

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) Apache
1 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) SaaS
2 7 (29.17%) PaaS
2 7 (29.17%) IaaS
3 4 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (16.67%) Hazelcast
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
General
1 6 (25.00%) Law
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (25.00%) WebCenter
2 6 (25.00%) MCollective
3 4 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Open Source
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.50%) Derivative
4 3 (12.50%) DTV
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (58.33%) CentOS
4 11 (45.83%) UNIX
5 10 (41.67%) Fedora
6 5 (20.83%) Solaris
7 4 (16.67%) VMS
8 3 (12.50%) Debian
8 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (4.17%) Windows
9 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 11 (45.83%) DevOps
3 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
5 6 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Kanban
8 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (12.50%) Time Management
8 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (29.17%) Perl
3 6 (25.00%) Jython
4 5 (20.83%) Ruby
5 4 (16.67%) PHP5
5 4 (16.67%) Groovy
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) RHCE
2 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 6 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Varnish
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (8.33%) Ansible
5 1 (4.17%) Nagios
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
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