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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Bristol
Rank 34 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 121 215 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.76% 12.06% 10.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.66% 43.09% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 96 193 174
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,700
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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
265 499 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.80% 27.99% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 212 461 414
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 £26,500 £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 20 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 92 (38.49%) Windows
2 81 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (31.38%) Java
4 74 (30.96%) Unix
5 67 (28.03%) JavaScript
6 66 (27.62%) Python
6 66 (27.62%) Software Engineering
7 60 (25.10%) Git (software)
8 58 (24.27%) HTML
9 48 (20.08%) C++
10 45 (18.83%) SQL
11 44 (18.41%) MySQL
12 42 (17.57%) PHP
13 41 (17.15%) CSS
14 40 (16.74%) Apache
15 37 (15.48%) LAMP
16 35 (14.64%) Firewall
17 33 (13.81%) ITIL
17 33 (13.81%) Solaris
18 32 (13.39%) Oracle
19 31 (12.97%) Microsoft
20 30 (12.55%) Degree
21 29 (12.13%) Red Hat
21 29 (12.13%) Finance
21 29 (12.13%) DevOps
22 27 (11.30%) TCP/IP
22 27 (11.30%) AngularJS
23 25 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
23 25 (10.46%) Security Cleared
23 25 (10.46%) Ruby

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 (16.74%) Apache
2 13 (5.44%) WebLogic
2 13 (5.44%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.02%) Drupal
4 11 (4.60%) IIS
5 10 (4.18%) JBoss
6 9 (3.77%) CloudStack
6 9 (3.77%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.09%) DNN
8 5 (2.09%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.26%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.26%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.84%) Liferay
11 2 (0.84%) WildFly
12 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.51%) MS Office
2 6 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.09%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.26%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (4.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.26%) Maximo
3 1 (0.42%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.11%) IaaS
2 17 (7.11%) PaaS
3 7 (2.93%) SaaS
4 4 (1.67%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.84%) G Suite
5 2 (0.84%) GitHub
5 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.64%) Firewall
2 27 (11.30%) TCP/IP
3 25 (10.46%) SAN
4 23 (9.62%) Internet
5 17 (7.11%) DNS
6 14 (5.86%) VPN
7 11 (4.60%) LAN
7 11 (4.60%) WAN
8 9 (3.77%) HTTP
9 8 (3.35%) NAS
9 8 (3.35%) Network Security
10 7 (2.93%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (2.93%) SSL
10 7 (2.93%) Wireshark
11 6 (2.51%) DHCP
11 6 (2.51%) FTP
12 5 (2.09%) OpenLDAP
12 5 (2.09%) SSH
13 4 (1.67%) 3G
14 3 (1.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.41%) MySQL
2 20 (8.37%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.53%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.93%) Big Data
4 7 (2.93%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.93%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.26%) GIS
6 3 (1.26%) Hazelcast
6 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.42%) HBase
7 1 (0.42%) MS Access
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (25.10%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.95%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.28%) Subversion
4 10 (4.18%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.77%) Grunt
5 9 (3.77%) gulp
5 9 (3.77%) JIRA
5 9 (3.77%) Redmine
5 9 (3.77%) Vagrant
6 7 (2.93%) JUnit
6 7 (2.93%) Maven
6 7 (2.93%) Selenium
7 5 (2.09%) PROIV
7 5 (2.09%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.67%) GCC
9 3 (1.26%) Calabash
9 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.26%) JMeter
9 3 (1.26%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (12.13%) Finance
2 19 (7.95%) Retail
2 19 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.86%) Electronics
3 14 (5.86%) Marketing
4 13 (5.44%) Games
5 10 (4.18%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.93%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.51%) Banking
8 5 (2.09%) Advertising
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Military
10 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 64 (26.78%) Developer
2 45 (18.83%) Software Engineer
3 21 (8.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (7.95%) PHP Developer
5 18 (7.53%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (7.11%) Analyst
6 17 (7.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (7.11%) Java Developer
7 15 (6.28%) Full Stack Developer
8 14 (5.86%) Web Developer
9 11 (4.60%) Embedded Engineer
9 11 (4.60%) SOC Analyst
10 10 (4.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 10 (4.18%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (4.18%) Java Engineer
10 10 (4.18%) Junior
11 9 (3.77%) Architect
11 9 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.77%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.27%) HTML
2 41 (17.15%) CSS
3 37 (15.48%) LAMP
4 27 (11.30%) AngularJS
5 25 (10.46%) .NET
6 22 (9.21%) jQuery
7 21 (8.79%) REST
8 18 (7.53%) Hibernate
8 18 (7.53%) Spring
9 17 (7.11%) Sass
9 17 (7.11%) Symfony
10 14 (5.86%) Node.js
11 13 (5.44%) XML
12 11 (4.60%) HTML5
13 10 (4.18%) Spring MVC
14 9 (3.77%) JSON
15 8 (3.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 8 (3.35%) Web Services
16 7 (2.93%) Java EE
16 7 (2.93%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.02%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.18%) NHS
4 9 (3.77%) Clustering
5 8 (3.35%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.35%) User Experience
6 6 (2.51%) Digital TV
7 5 (2.09%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (2.09%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.67%) Derivative
8 4 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.26%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (1.26%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.26%) MPEG
9 3 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 92 (38.49%) Windows
2 74 (30.96%) Unix
3 33 (13.81%) Solaris
4 18 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (6.28%) CentOS
5 15 (6.28%) OpenVMS
6 14 (5.86%) Windows Server
7 13 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.35%) AIX
9 8 (3.35%) Android
10 7 (2.93%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (2.09%) Debian
13 4 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.67%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (1.26%) HPUX
14 3 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (27.62%) Software Engineering
3 33 (13.81%) ITIL
4 29 (12.13%) DevOps
5 25 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (10.46%) Scrum
6 23 (9.62%) SIEM
7 22 (9.21%) Web Development
8 21 (8.79%) Mentoring
9 19 (7.95%) Programme Management
9 19 (7.95%) Service Management
10 17 (7.11%) MVC
10 17 (7.11%) OO
10 17 (7.11%) OOP
11 16 (6.69%) Open Source
11 16 (6.69%) SDLC
12 15 (6.28%) Configuration Management
12 15 (6.28%) Security Operations
13 14 (5.86%) High Availability
13 14 (5.86%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 75 (31.38%) Java
2 67 (28.03%) JavaScript
3 66 (27.62%) Python
4 48 (20.08%) C++
5 45 (18.83%) SQL
6 42 (17.57%) PHP
7 25 (10.46%) Ruby
8 24 (10.04%) Bash Shell
9 23 (9.62%) C
10 19 (7.95%) Perl
10 19 (7.95%) Shell Script
11 16 (6.69%) C#
12 12 (5.02%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.93%) Scala
14 5 (2.09%) PHP 5
15 4 (1.67%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.26%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.84%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.84%) RPG
17 2 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (12.55%) Degree
2 25 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 21 (8.79%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.28%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.60%) GCIA
6 10 (4.18%) CCNA
6 10 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.35%) CISSP
7 8 (3.35%) SANS
8 7 (2.93%) GCIH
8 7 (2.93%) GIAC
9 6 (2.51%) PhD
10 4 (1.67%) MCSE
10 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.26%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.26%) LPIC
11 3 (1.26%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.26%) Server+ Certification
12 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.42%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (3.35%) SLA
2 6 (2.51%) QA
3 3 (1.26%) GPG13
4 2 (0.84%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.84%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.42%) FATCA
5 1 (0.42%) MISRA
5 1 (0.42%) MISRA C
System Software
1 18 (7.53%) Snort
2 17 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.02%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.60%) vSphere
5 10 (4.18%) XenServer
6 9 (3.77%) Xen
7 6 (2.51%) Samba
8 5 (2.09%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.26%) Docker
9 3 (1.26%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.26%) NFS
9 3 (1.26%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.42%) HDFS
10 1 (0.42%) LXC
10 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (10.46%) Ansible
2 24 (10.04%) Puppet
3 18 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.18%) Cobbler
4 10 (4.18%) Tivoli
5 8 (3.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (3.35%) Nagios
5 8 (3.35%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.35%) Terraform
6 7 (2.93%) Nmap
6 7 (2.93%) Salt
7 6 (2.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (2.09%) Grafana
8 5 (2.09%) Graphite
8 5 (2.09%) QRadar
9 4 (1.67%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 3 (1.26%) RSA Archer
10 3 (1.26%) RSA Security Analytics
11 2 (0.84%) Kibana
11 2 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (13.39%) Oracle
2 31 (12.97%) Microsoft
3 29 (12.13%) Red Hat
4 25 (10.46%) VMware
5 15 (6.28%) NetApp
6 12 (5.02%) ArcSight
7 10 (4.18%) SAP
8 9 (3.77%) EnterpriseDB
8 9 (3.77%) LogRhythm
9 8 (3.35%) Cisco
10 7 (2.93%) FireEye
11 6 (2.51%) Citrix
12 5 (2.09%) Atlassian
12 5 (2.09%) Sun
12 5 (2.09%) Veritas
13 4 (1.67%) F5
13 4 (1.67%) IBM
13 4 (1.67%) Nokia
14 3 (1.26%) Actuate
14 3 (1.26%) Juniper
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