The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Bristol
Rank 33 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 118 210 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.26% 11.86% 9.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.54% 41.10% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 89 187 164
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,900 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £70,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
271 511 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.67% 28.87% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 217 480 377
Median salary £35,094 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.26% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bristol

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Linux.

1 74 (32.46%) Windows
2 72 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (30.70%) Unix
4 65 (28.51%) JavaScript
5 54 (23.68%) Java
6 52 (22.81%) HTML
6 52 (22.81%) SQL
7 51 (22.37%) Python
7 51 (22.37%) Git (software)
8 46 (20.18%) Software Engineering
9 41 (17.98%) MySQL
10 40 (17.54%) Apache
10 40 (17.54%) Firewall
11 39 (17.11%) PHP
11 39 (17.11%) CSS
12 35 (15.35%) Oracle
12 35 (15.35%) LAMP
13 34 (14.91%) C++
13 34 (14.91%) Microsoft
14 32 (14.04%) ITIL
15 31 (13.60%) Red Hat
15 31 (13.60%) VMware
15 31 (13.60%) Amazon AWS
16 30 (13.16%) Bash Shell
17 29 (12.72%) Puppet
17 29 (12.72%) DevOps
17 29 (12.72%) Ansible
18 28 (12.28%) Scrum
18 28 (12.28%) Solaris
19 27 (11.84%) C

Linux
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 40 (17.54%) Apache
2 16 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 15 (6.58%) WebSphere
4 14 (6.14%) OpenStack
5 12 (5.26%) CloudStack
5 12 (5.26%) JBoss
6 11 (4.82%) Drupal
6 11 (4.82%) IIS
7 9 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.32%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.32%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.32%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.88%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.88%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.88%) Liferay
10 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.63%) MS Office
2 6 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.19%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.32%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (4.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.32%) Maximo
3 1 (0.44%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.60%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.77%) IaaS
3 17 (7.46%) PaaS
4 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.75%) SaaS
6 3 (1.32%) GitHub
7 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.54%) Firewall
2 26 (11.40%) TCP/IP
3 25 (10.96%) SAN
4 20 (8.77%) Internet
5 18 (7.89%) DNS
5 18 (7.89%) VPN
6 12 (5.26%) WAN
7 9 (3.95%) LAN
8 7 (3.07%) HTTP
8 7 (3.07%) NAS
8 7 (3.07%) SSH
9 6 (2.63%) 3G
9 6 (2.63%) Broadband
9 6 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (2.63%) FTP
9 6 (2.63%) SMTP
9 6 (2.63%) SSL
10 5 (2.19%) NetScreen
10 5 (2.19%) VoIP
10 5 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.98%) MySQL
2 17 (7.46%) MongoDB
2 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (3.95%) Big Data
5 8 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.32%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.32%) GIS
8 3 (1.32%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.88%) MS Access
10 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.44%) HBase
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (22.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 16 (7.02%) Subversion
4 12 (5.26%) Maven
5 11 (4.82%) Grunt
6 10 (4.39%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.95%) gulp
7 9 (3.95%) JIRA
7 9 (3.95%) Redmine
7 9 (3.95%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.63%) JUnit
9 4 (1.75%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.32%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.88%) Bower
11 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.88%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.88%) PROIV
11 2 (0.88%) Selenium
12 1 (0.44%) PyUnit
General
1 26 (11.40%) Finance
2 20 (8.77%) Retail
3 19 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.58%) Marketing
5 13 (5.70%) Electronics
6 10 (4.39%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.19%) Advertising
7 5 (2.19%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.32%) Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Back Office
9 2 (0.88%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) Military
10 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (30.70%) Developer
2 31 (13.60%) Software Engineer
3 25 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) Java Developer
4 23 (10.09%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 16 (7.02%) Embedded Engineer
7 15 (6.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (6.14%) Support Engineer
8 14 (6.14%) Web Developer
9 12 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (4.82%) Analyst
10 11 (4.82%) Network Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (4.39%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.95%) C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (3.95%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.51%) Linux Support
13 8 (3.51%) Security Engineer
14 7 (3.07%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (22.81%) HTML
2 39 (17.11%) CSS
3 35 (15.35%) LAMP
4 26 (11.40%) AngularJS
5 22 (9.65%) Hibernate
5 22 (9.65%) Spring
6 21 (9.21%) .NET
7 19 (8.33%) jQuery
8 16 (7.02%) REST
8 16 (7.02%) Sass
8 16 (7.02%) Symfony
9 15 (6.58%) Node.js
9 15 (6.58%) XML
10 11 (4.82%) HTML5
10 11 (4.82%) J2EE
11 10 (4.39%) JSON
11 10 (4.39%) Spring MVC
12 9 (3.95%) Java EE
12 9 (3.95%) Middleware
13 7 (3.07%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.46%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.39%) NHS
3 8 (3.51%) Clustering
3 8 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (3.51%) Mathematics
3 8 (3.51%) User Experience
4 7 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.07%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.19%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.19%) Digital TV
6 5 (2.19%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.75%) Derivative
8 3 (1.32%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.32%) W3C
9 2 (0.88%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 74 (32.46%) Windows
2 70 (30.70%) Unix
3 28 (12.28%) Solaris
4 19 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (7.46%) CentOS
6 15 (6.58%) OpenVMS
7 13 (5.70%) Windows Server
8 11 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.51%) Android
9 8 (3.51%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.63%) Debian
11 5 (2.19%) AIX
11 5 (2.19%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.75%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.32%) Fedora
13 3 (1.32%) HPUX
13 3 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.18%) Software Engineering
3 32 (14.04%) ITIL
4 29 (12.72%) DevOps
5 28 (12.28%) Scrum
6 24 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (9.65%) Web Development
8 20 (8.77%) Configuration Management
9 19 (8.33%) OO
9 19 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 17 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (7.02%) Service Management
12 15 (6.58%) MVC
12 15 (6.58%) OOP
12 15 (6.58%) SIEM
13 14 (6.14%) ITSM
14 13 (5.70%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (5.70%) SDLC
15 12 (5.26%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (28.51%) JavaScript
2 54 (23.68%) Java
3 52 (22.81%) SQL
4 51 (22.37%) Python
5 39 (17.11%) PHP
6 34 (14.91%) C++
7 30 (13.16%) Bash Shell
8 27 (11.84%) C
9 24 (10.53%) Ruby
10 22 (9.65%) Shell Script
11 20 (8.77%) Perl
12 10 (4.39%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.95%) C#
14 7 (3.07%) Assembly Language
15 5 (2.19%) Embedded C++
15 5 (2.19%) PHP 5
16 3 (1.32%) Bourne shell
16 3 (1.32%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.32%) Groovy
16 3 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Degree
2 21 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.70%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.39%) CCNA
5 10 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.63%) MCSE
6 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.19%) GCIA
8 4 (1.75%) CISSP
8 4 (1.75%) SANS
9 3 (1.32%) GCIH
9 3 (1.32%) GIAC
10 2 (0.88%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.88%) LPIC
10 2 (0.88%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (0.88%) Server+ Certification
10 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.19%) DO-178B
2 5 (2.19%) IEC 61508
2 5 (2.19%) SLA
3 3 (1.32%) GPG13
4 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) FATCA
5 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 25 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 15 (6.58%) XenServer
4 13 (5.70%) vSphere
5 12 (5.26%) Xen
6 9 (3.95%) Snort
7 6 (2.63%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.19%) Docker
8 5 (2.19%) Samba
9 3 (1.32%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.32%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.88%) KVM
10 2 (0.88%) NFS
10 2 (0.88%) RHEV
11 1 (0.44%) HDFS
11 1 (0.44%) LXC
11 1 (0.44%) Squid
11 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (12.72%) Ansible
1 29 (12.72%) Puppet
2 21 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.70%) Cobbler
4 12 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 8 (3.51%) Nagios
5 8 (3.51%) Salt
5 8 (3.51%) Terraform
6 6 (2.63%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.19%) Grafana
7 5 (2.19%) Graphite
7 5 (2.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (2.19%) QRadar
8 4 (1.75%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 3 (1.32%) Cacti
9 3 (1.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (1.32%) Nmap
9 3 (1.32%) RSA Archer
9 3 (1.32%) RSA Security Analytics
10 2 (0.88%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 35 (15.35%) Oracle
2 34 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 31 (13.60%) Red Hat
3 31 (13.60%) VMware
4 15 (6.58%) NetApp
5 13 (5.70%) Cisco
6 12 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB
7 10 (4.39%) SAP
8 9 (3.95%) ArcSight
9 8 (3.51%) Citrix
10 6 (2.63%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.63%) LogRhythm
11 5 (2.19%) Atlassian
11 5 (2.19%) IBM
12 4 (1.75%) F5
12 4 (1.75%) Nokia
12 4 (1.75%) Splunk
12 4 (1.75%) Sun
12 4 (1.75%) Veritas
13 3 (1.32%) Actuate
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