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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 27 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 135 262 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.98% 14.09% 10.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.60% 50.48% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 124 220 151
Median salary £37,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.80% +3.75%
Linux
South West

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
359 519 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 21.22% 27.92% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 322 469 397
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 26 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 106 (36.55%) Windows
2 72 (24.83%) Telecoms
2 72 (24.83%) SQL
3 71 (24.48%) Firewall
4 67 (23.10%) Software Engineering
5 66 (22.76%) Java
5 66 (22.76%) Unix
6 60 (20.69%) VMware
7 59 (20.34%) JavaScript
8 58 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (19.66%) Python
10 55 (18.97%) HTML
10 55 (18.97%) TCP/IP
11 52 (17.93%) VPN
12 50 (17.24%) Cisco
12 50 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (16.90%) Digital Media
14 48 (16.55%) Degree
15 46 (15.86%) DNS
16 45 (15.52%) Data Centre
17 44 (15.17%) Microsoft
17 44 (15.17%) ITIL
18 43 (14.83%) MySQL
19 42 (14.48%) PHP
19 42 (14.48%) Active Directory
20 41 (14.14%) C++
21 40 (13.79%) CSS
22 39 (13.45%) Oracle
23 38 (13.10%) OpenStack
24 36 (12.41%) Security Cleared

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 38 (13.10%) OpenStack
2 36 (12.41%) Apache
3 20 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 18 (6.21%) MS Exchange
5 17 (5.86%) JBoss
6 16 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (4.83%) WebSphere
8 13 (4.48%) CloudStack
9 10 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (2.76%) IIS
10 8 (2.76%) Tomcat
11 7 (2.41%) CMS
12 5 (1.72%) nginx
13 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.38%) Joomla!
14 3 (1.03%) Alfresco
14 3 (1.03%) Drupal
14 3 (1.03%) GlassFish
14 3 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) HipChat
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.07%) IaaS
3 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.38%) Office 365
4 3 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.03%) GitHub
4 3 (1.03%) PaaS
4 3 (1.03%) Route 53
4 3 (1.03%) SaaS
4 3 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 71 (24.48%) Firewall
2 55 (18.97%) TCP/IP
3 52 (17.93%) VPN
4 46 (15.86%) DNS
5 35 (12.07%) SMTP
6 34 (11.72%) VoIP
7 33 (11.38%) Broadband
8 30 (10.34%) WAN
9 29 (10.00%) MPLS
10 26 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (8.97%) Internet
11 25 (8.62%) NetScreen
12 20 (6.90%) LAN
13 18 (6.21%) SAN
14 12 (4.14%) NetScaler
14 12 (4.14%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (3.45%) 3G
15 10 (3.45%) ADSL
15 10 (3.45%) SSH
15 10 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.83%) MySQL
2 15 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.83%) Big Data
4 12 (4.14%) Couchbase
5 10 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.07%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.03%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.03%) MS Access
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.34%) DB2
12 1 (0.34%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 33 (11.38%) Jenkins
2 24 (8.28%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.52%) Subversion
4 15 (5.17%) Grunt
4 15 (5.17%) Maven
5 13 (4.48%) Bower
6 11 (3.79%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.10%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.10%) JUnit
8 8 (2.76%) Ant
8 8 (2.76%) Selenium
9 7 (2.41%) JIRA
10 5 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.38%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.03%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.03%) FishEye
12 3 (1.03%) Hudson
12 3 (1.03%) NetBeans
12 3 (1.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 72 (24.83%) Telecoms
2 16 (5.52%) Finance
3 8 (2.76%) Advertising
4 7 (2.41%) Marketing
5 6 (2.07%) Banking
6 5 (1.72%) Electronics
7 4 (1.38%) Back Office
7 4 (1.38%) Legal
8 3 (1.03%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.03%) Retail
9 2 (0.69%) Games
9 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) International Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (31.38%) Developer
2 41 (14.14%) Linux Engineer
3 39 (13.45%) Java Developer
4 36 (12.41%) Network Engineer
5 27 (9.31%) PHP Developer
6 25 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 24 (8.28%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (7.24%) Support Engineer
8 21 (7.24%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (6.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 18 (6.21%) Analyst
11 16 (5.52%) Software Developer
12 15 (5.17%) Team Leader
13 14 (4.83%) Junior
13 14 (4.83%) Python Developer
14 13 (4.48%) Cisco Engineer
14 13 (4.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 13 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
15 12 (4.14%) Java Software Developer
16 9 (3.10%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.97%) HTML
2 40 (13.79%) CSS
3 32 (11.03%) LAMP
4 27 (9.31%) HTML5
5 21 (7.24%) CSS3
6 18 (6.21%) J2EE
6 18 (6.21%) Spring
7 17 (5.86%) XML
8 14 (4.83%) .NET
8 14 (4.83%) AngularJS
8 14 (4.83%) LESS
8 14 (4.83%) Web Services
9 13 (4.48%) Twig
10 12 (4.14%) Hibernate
10 12 (4.14%) JSP
11 10 (3.45%) jQuery
12 9 (3.10%) Middleware
13 7 (2.41%) JSON
13 7 (2.41%) Symfony
14 6 (2.07%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.90%) Digital Media
2 45 (15.52%) Data Centre
3 19 (6.55%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.83%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.48%) Physics
6 10 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.45%) User Experience
7 9 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.38%) Clustering
8 4 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.38%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.38%) iPad
8 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.38%) Over-the-Top Content
8 4 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.38%) STB
9 3 (1.03%) Blog
9 3 (1.03%) Digital TV
9 3 (1.03%) SCADA
9 3 (1.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 106 (36.55%) Windows
2 66 (22.76%) Unix
3 22 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (4.83%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.41%) CentOS
6 7 (2.41%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.41%) Windows 10
6 7 (2.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.72%) Solaris
8 4 (1.38%) AIX
8 4 (1.38%) Android
8 4 (1.38%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.38%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.03%) Debian
9 3 (1.03%) Fedora
9 3 (1.03%) SUSE
10 2 (0.69%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (23.10%) Software Engineering
2 58 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (15.17%) ITIL
4 35 (12.07%) OO
5 31 (10.69%) E-Commerce
6 29 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 28 (9.66%) DevOps
7 28 (9.66%) Open Source
8 26 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (5.52%) OO PHP
9 16 (5.52%) Scrum
10 15 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.48%) DSDM
11 13 (4.48%) Front End Development
11 13 (4.48%) RUP
11 13 (4.48%) SIEM
12 12 (4.14%) E-business
12 12 (4.14%) Information Security
13 11 (3.79%) ITSM
13 11 (3.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (24.83%) SQL
2 66 (22.76%) Java
3 59 (20.34%) JavaScript
4 57 (19.66%) Python
5 42 (14.48%) PHP
6 41 (14.14%) C++
7 27 (9.31%) Bash Shell
8 25 (8.62%) Perl
9 22 (7.59%) Ruby
10 21 (7.24%) C
11 18 (6.21%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.07%) Groovy
14 4 (1.38%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.38%) C#
15 3 (1.03%) Bourne shell
15 3 (1.03%) Delphi
15 3 (1.03%) Pascal
15 3 (1.03%) VBA
16 2 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 48 (16.55%) Degree
2 36 (12.41%) Security Cleared
3 22 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.83%) DV Cleared
5 12 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.14%) CISSP
5 12 (4.14%) SANS
6 11 (3.79%) CREST Certified
7 10 (3.45%) MCSE
7 10 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (3.10%) CCNA
8 9 (3.10%) GCIA
9 8 (2.76%) GCIH
10 5 (1.72%) OSCP
11 3 (1.03%) CCNP
11 3 (1.03%) GIAC
11 3 (1.03%) GPEN
11 3 (1.03%) MCP
11 3 (1.03%) OSCE
11 3 (1.03%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.48%) SLA
2 9 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.72%) QA
4 3 (1.03%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.03%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.34%) GPG13
System Software
1 50 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (14.48%) Active Directory
3 22 (7.59%) Docker
4 16 (5.52%) Xen
5 15 (5.17%) XenServer
6 14 (4.83%) vSphere
7 6 (2.07%) Snort
8 4 (1.38%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.03%) KVM
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.69%) Firmware
10 2 (0.69%) NFS
10 2 (0.69%) RHEV
11 1 (0.34%) Squid
11 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (11.38%) Puppet
2 31 (10.69%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (10.00%) Ansible
4 14 (4.83%) Cobbler
4 14 (4.83%) Tivoli
5 10 (3.45%) Salt
5 10 (3.45%) Terraform
6 9 (3.10%) RSA enVision
7 7 (2.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (2.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (1.38%) Nagios
8 4 (1.38%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.38%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.03%) Graylog
9 3 (1.03%) Kibana
9 3 (1.03%) logstash
10 2 (0.69%) Cacti
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.69%) QRadar
10 2 (0.69%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 60 (20.69%) VMware
2 50 (17.24%) Cisco
3 44 (15.17%) Microsoft
4 39 (13.45%) Oracle
5 25 (8.62%) Red Hat
6 24 (8.28%) CheckPoint
7 13 (4.48%) EnterpriseDB
8 12 (4.14%) Palo Alto
8 12 (4.14%) Remedy
9 11 (3.79%) ArcSight
9 11 (3.79%) LogRhythm
10 9 (3.10%) Splunk
11 8 (2.76%) Juniper
12 7 (2.41%) EMC
13 6 (2.07%) IBM
14 5 (1.72%) Citrix
14 5 (1.72%) HP
15 4 (1.38%) Intel Security
15 4 (1.38%) Panasonic
15 4 (1.38%) Symantec
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