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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 122 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average 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
1882 1633 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.56% 95.39% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1352 1458
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) CentOS
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 8 (44.44%) Fedora
5 7 (38.89%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (27.78%) Solaris
7 5 (27.78%) Apache
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) VMS
8 3 (16.67%) RHCE
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Debian
8 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 3 (16.67%) Derivative
8 3 (16.67%) Time Management
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (11.11%) Hazelcast
9 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (11.11%) DevOps
9 2 (11.11%) PHP5
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.11%) SaaS
9 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (11.11%) Puppet
9 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Hazelcast
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) CentOS
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 8 (44.44%) Fedora
5 5 (27.78%) Solaris
5 5 (27.78%) VMS
6 3 (16.67%) Debian
6 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PHP5
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) Groovy
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago