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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 155 266 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.81% 13.68% 11.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.80% 48.72% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 144 240 159
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
346 546 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 21.90% 28.07% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 321 501 398
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 114 (34.55%) Windows
2 97 (29.39%) Telecoms
3 94 (28.48%) Java
4 88 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 80 (24.24%) VMware
6 74 (22.42%) Degree
7 73 (22.12%) Unix
8 72 (21.82%) Firewall
8 72 (21.82%) Digital Media
9 70 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (19.39%) SQL
11 63 (19.09%) JavaScript
12 61 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 60 (18.18%) HTML
13 60 (18.18%) Python
14 55 (16.67%) MySQL
14 55 (16.67%) C++
15 54 (16.36%) PHP
15 54 (16.36%) CSS
16 52 (15.76%) OO
17 48 (14.55%) Microsoft
18 45 (13.64%) DNS
19 44 (13.33%) ITIL
19 44 (13.33%) Jenkins
20 43 (13.03%) OpenStack
20 43 (13.03%) LAMP
21 42 (12.73%) Apache
21 42 (12.73%) TCP/IP
22 41 (12.42%) Oracle
23 39 (11.82%) VPN

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 43 (13.03%) OpenStack
2 42 (12.73%) Apache
3 23 (6.97%) WebLogic
4 21 (6.36%) JBoss
5 19 (5.76%) MS Exchange
6 15 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 12 (3.64%) CloudStack
7 12 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (2.73%) CMS
9 9 (2.73%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.73%) WordPress
10 8 (2.42%) Liferay
11 7 (2.12%) Confluence
11 7 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (1.82%) Alfresco
12 6 (1.82%) GlassFish
12 6 (1.82%) IIS
13 4 (1.21%) nginx
13 4 (1.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.30%) HipChat
2 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.82%) SaaS
3 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.21%) Office 365
4 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 72 (21.82%) Firewall
2 45 (13.64%) DNS
3 42 (12.73%) TCP/IP
4 39 (11.82%) VPN
5 28 (8.48%) VoIP
6 26 (7.88%) SMTP
7 24 (7.27%) MPLS
8 23 (6.97%) Broadband
8 23 (6.97%) Internet
9 19 (5.76%) SAN
10 18 (5.45%) WAN
11 17 (5.15%) NetScreen
12 16 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (4.24%) SSL
14 12 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (3.64%) LAN
15 11 (3.33%) DHCP
16 9 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (2.42%) HTTP
17 8 (2.42%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.67%) MySQL
2 22 (6.67%) Big Data
2 22 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 12 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.42%) Couchbase
7 7 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.91%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.61%) MS Access
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.30%) DB2
13 1 (0.30%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 44 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 36 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.67%) Maven
4 21 (6.36%) Ant
5 18 (5.45%) Grunt
6 17 (5.15%) Subversion
7 15 (4.55%) Artifactory
7 15 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (3.64%) Bower
8 12 (3.64%) JUnit
8 12 (3.64%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.03%) Eclipse
9 10 (3.03%) JIRA
9 10 (3.03%) Selenium
10 8 (2.42%) Gradle
10 8 (2.42%) Hudson
11 7 (2.12%) Apache Ivy
11 7 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.12%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.82%) NetBeans
General
1 97 (29.39%) Telecoms
2 38 (11.52%) Finance
3 13 (3.94%) Advertising
4 12 (3.64%) Banking
5 9 (2.73%) Aerospace
6 8 (2.42%) Electronics
6 8 (2.42%) Legal
6 8 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.12%) Marketing
8 4 (1.21%) Back Office
8 4 (1.21%) Publishing
9 3 (0.91%) Games
10 2 (0.61%) Military
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) International Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 110 (33.33%) Developer
2 51 (15.45%) Java Developer
3 41 (12.42%) Linux Engineer
4 38 (11.52%) Software Engineer
5 33 (10.00%) Analyst
5 33 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 21 (6.36%) Network Engineer
7 20 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (5.15%) Administrator
8 17 (5.15%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 17 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (5.15%) Team Leader
9 16 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (4.85%) Support Engineer
9 16 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (4.55%) Junior
10 15 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 11 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 11 (3.33%) Security Engineer
12 10 (3.03%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.18%) HTML
2 54 (16.36%) CSS
3 43 (13.03%) LAMP
4 36 (10.91%) HTML5
5 32 (9.70%) CSS3
6 30 (9.09%) Web Services
7 21 (6.36%) XML
8 19 (5.76%) Node.js
9 17 (5.15%) .NET
9 17 (5.15%) SOAP
9 17 (5.15%) Spring
10 15 (4.55%) jQuery
11 14 (4.24%) JSON
12 13 (3.94%) J2EE
12 13 (3.94%) LESS
12 13 (3.94%) REST
13 12 (3.64%) Twig
14 10 (3.03%) Hibernate
14 10 (3.03%) React
14 10 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 72 (21.82%) Digital Media
2 30 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 29 (8.79%) Computer Science
4 22 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 20 (6.06%) Physics
6 13 (3.94%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.64%) Mobile App
8 11 (3.33%) User Experience
9 10 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (2.73%) Mainframe
11 8 (2.42%) AS400
11 8 (2.42%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (1.21%) Clustering
13 4 (1.21%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.21%) iPad
14 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.91%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.91%) SCADA
14 3 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 114 (34.55%) Windows
2 73 (22.12%) Unix
3 25 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.76%) Windows Server
6 15 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.03%) CentOS
9 8 (2.42%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.82%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.82%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.52%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.21%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.91%) AIX
13 3 (0.91%) Android
13 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.61%) Debian
14 2 (0.61%) Solaris
15 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 70 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (15.76%) OO
4 44 (13.33%) ITIL
5 33 (10.00%) Open Source
6 28 (8.48%) DevOps
7 27 (8.18%) Configuration Management
8 25 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (6.97%) E-Commerce
10 20 (6.06%) Information Security
10 20 (6.06%) OO PHP
11 19 (5.76%) Build Automation
12 17 (5.15%) SIEM
13 16 (4.85%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (4.24%) Penetration Testing
15 14 (4.24%) Scrum
16 13 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (3.94%) DSDM
16 13 (3.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 94 (28.48%) Java
2 64 (19.39%) SQL
3 63 (19.09%) JavaScript
4 60 (18.18%) Python
5 55 (16.67%) C++
6 54 (16.36%) PHP
7 28 (8.48%) C
8 25 (7.58%) Bash Shell
9 20 (6.06%) Perl
9 20 (6.06%) Shell Script
10 19 (5.76%) Ruby
11 8 (2.42%) RPG
11 8 (2.42%) RPG IV
12 7 (2.12%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.21%) C#
13 4 (1.21%) Groovy
13 4 (1.21%) XPath
14 3 (0.91%) Clojure
15 2 (0.61%) Delphi
15 2 (0.61%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 74 (22.42%) Degree
2 38 (11.52%) Security Cleared
3 28 (8.48%) SC Cleared
4 19 (5.76%) CISSP
5 12 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.64%) SANS
6 11 (3.33%) CREST Certified
7 9 (2.73%) CCNA
7 9 (2.73%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.73%) GCIA
7 9 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.42%) GCIH
9 6 (1.82%) MCP
9 6 (1.82%) MCSE
10 5 (1.52%) OSCP
11 3 (0.91%) CCNP
11 3 (0.91%) GPEN
11 3 (0.91%) MCITP
11 3 (0.91%) OSCE
11 3 (0.91%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.33%) QA
2 10 (3.03%) SLA
3 8 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.42%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.82%) GPG13
5 4 (1.21%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.30%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.30%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.30%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 61 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (11.82%) Active Directory
3 31 (9.39%) Docker
4 24 (7.27%) Xen
5 14 (4.24%) vSphere
6 12 (3.64%) XenServer
7 6 (1.82%) Snort
8 5 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.21%) KVM
9 4 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.21%) XenApp
10 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.61%) NFS
11 1 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.30%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (6.67%) Ansible
2 22 (6.67%) Puppet
3 13 (3.94%) Tivoli
4 12 (3.64%) Cobbler
4 12 (3.64%) Salt
4 12 (3.64%) Terraform
5 8 (2.42%) RSA enVision
6 7 (2.12%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.12%) QRadar
7 6 (1.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (1.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (1.82%) RSA Archer
8 5 (1.52%) SCCM
9 4 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.91%) Nagios
10 3 (0.91%) RSA Security Analytics
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (24.24%) VMware
2 48 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 41 (12.42%) Oracle
4 38 (11.52%) Cisco
5 32 (9.70%) Red Hat
6 16 (4.85%) CheckPoint
7 15 (4.55%) ArcSight
8 14 (4.24%) IBM
9 13 (3.94%) Intel Security
9 13 (3.94%) Juniper
10 12 (3.64%) EnterpriseDB
11 11 (3.33%) LogRhythm
12 9 (2.73%) Atlassian
12 9 (2.73%) Splunk
13 8 (2.42%) Palo Alto
13 8 (2.42%) Remedy
14 7 (2.12%) Citrix
14 7 (2.12%) EMC
15 6 (1.82%) HP
16 4 (1.21%) Forcepoint
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