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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 109 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 23 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.29% 1.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.35% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 5
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
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
1723 1849 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.42% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1530 1417
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (64.81%) Degree
3 33 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 32 (59.26%) Unix
5 31 (57.41%) Telecoms
5 31 (57.41%) Digital Media
6 24 (44.44%) C++
7 22 (40.74%) Mathematics
7 22 (40.74%) Physics
8 20 (37.04%) Python
9 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 16 (29.63%) OpenStack
9 16 (29.63%) Big Data
10 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
11 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 12 (22.22%) Xen
11 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (20.37%) VMware
12 11 (20.37%) Java
13 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
13 10 (18.52%) Internet
13 10 (18.52%) E-business
13 10 (18.52%) Remedy
13 10 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (18.52%) NetScaler
13 10 (18.52%) Couchbase
13 10 (18.52%) Palo Alto
14 9 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (29.63%) OpenStack
2 10 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.56%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.56%) JBoss
3 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
2 2 (3.70%) PaaS
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.52%) Internet
2 10 (18.52%) NetScaler
3 7 (12.96%) Firewall
4 6 (11.11%) SAN
5 4 (7.41%) Network Security
5 4 (7.41%) Wireless
6 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) Big Data
2 10 (18.52%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) Ant
2 9 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 9 (16.67%) Gradle
2 9 (16.67%) Hudson
2 9 (16.67%) Maven
2 9 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (57.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) MCollective
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.70%) Qt
2 2 (3.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 31 (57.41%) Digital Media
2 22 (40.74%) Mathematics
2 22 (40.74%) Physics
3 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (59.26%) Unix
3 9 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Android
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 10 (18.52%) E-business
3 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 7 (12.96%) DevOps
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (5.56%) Build Automation
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.56%) DSDM
7 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) OWASP
7 3 (5.56%) RUP
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) C++
2 20 (37.04%) Python
3 11 (20.37%) Java
4 6 (11.11%) C
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.56%) Ruby
5 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.56%) SQL
6 2 (3.70%) Jython
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) CCNA
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Xen
2 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.67%) Docker
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) XenServer
5 2 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (3.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.26%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Ansible
2 3 (5.56%) Cobbler
2 3 (5.56%) Salt
2 3 (5.56%) Terraform
2 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.85%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) VMware
2 10 (18.52%) Palo Alto
2 10 (18.52%) Remedy
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) EMC
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago