The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 203 169 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.22% 10.46% 10.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.28% 34.92% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 151 156 158
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
469 484 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.91% 29.97% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 379 456 400
Average salary £37,500 £34,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Linux
South West

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 156 (39.90%) MySQL
2 138 (35.29%) Windows
3 127 (32.48%) Degree
4 125 (31.97%) Java
5 123 (31.46%) SQL
6 103 (26.34%) PHP
7 89 (22.76%) UNIX
8 86 (21.99%) VMware
9 83 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (17.14%) Zend
11 58 (14.83%) Apache
12 57 (14.58%) Firewall
13 54 (13.81%) Web Services
14 53 (13.55%) Red Hat
15 52 (13.30%) HTML
16 50 (12.79%) SQL Server
16 50 (12.79%) Cisco
16 50 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 49 (12.53%) Finance
18 48 (12.28%) Scrum
18 48 (12.28%) Spring
19 47 (12.02%) Oracle
20 45 (11.51%) Ubuntu
21 44 (11.25%) Computer Science
21 44 (11.25%) TCP/IP
22 43 (11.00%) Python
22 43 (11.00%) jQuery
23 42 (10.74%) CentOS
23 42 (10.74%) CCNA
23 42 (10.74%) Cisco Certification

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (14.83%) Apache
2 30 (7.67%) Tomcat
3 19 (4.86%) MS Exchange
4 17 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 17 (4.35%) IIS
5 13 (3.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (3.07%) nginx
7 11 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (2.81%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.56%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.05%) CMS
10 7 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.79%) GlassFish
10 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.53%) Node.js
11 6 (1.53%) Drupal
11 6 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.02%) GroupWise
12 4 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.05%) MS Office
3 3 (0.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (7.42%) Magento
2 27 (6.91%) Shopify
3 6 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.28%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.51%) Agresso
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.26%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.93%) SaaS
2 25 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.30%) Google Apps
5 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.02%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (0.51%) Office 365
9 1 (0.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.58%) Firewall
2 44 (11.25%) TCP/IP
3 41 (10.49%) SAN
4 37 (9.46%) HTTP
5 34 (8.70%) Internet
6 27 (6.91%) VoIP
7 26 (6.65%) IPv4
8 24 (6.14%) DNS
8 24 (6.14%) WAN
9 22 (5.63%) VPN
9 22 (5.63%) Fibre Channel
10 21 (5.37%) iSCSI
11 20 (5.12%) SSL
12 19 (4.86%) NetScaler
13 18 (4.60%) LDAP
14 16 (4.09%) LAN
15 14 (3.58%) SMTP
16 13 (3.32%) NAS
16 13 (3.32%) IPsec
17 11 (2.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (39.90%) MySQL
2 50 (12.79%) SQL Server
3 42 (10.74%) Relational Database
4 32 (8.18%) RDBMS
5 31 (7.93%) Hazelcast
6 14 (3.58%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (2.56%) Big Data
9 9 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.05%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.02%) MS Access
13 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.77%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 20 (5.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.58%) JUnit
2 14 (3.58%) Subversion
3 12 (3.07%) Maven
3 12 (3.07%) Hudson
4 11 (2.81%) JIRA
5 10 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.56%) JDeveloper
5 10 (2.56%) GCC
5 10 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.30%) Selenium
7 8 (2.05%) WATIR
7 8 (2.05%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.53%) PHPUnit
8 6 (1.53%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.02%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.02%) JMeter
9 4 (1.02%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.02%) Calabash
General
1 49 (12.53%) Finance
2 38 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.58%) Back Office
4 10 (2.56%) Electronics
5 9 (2.30%) Legal
6 8 (2.05%) Marketing
7 7 (1.79%) Banking
8 6 (1.53%) Retail
8 6 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.02%) Publishing
9 4 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 133 (34.02%) Developer
2 55 (14.07%) Systems Administrator
2 55 (14.07%) Administrator
3 40 (10.23%) PHP Developer
4 37 (9.46%) Software Developer
5 36 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
6 34 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 31 (7.93%) Java Developer
8 23 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 21 (5.37%) Linux Administrator
10 20 (5.12%) Analyst
11 18 (4.60%) Software Engineer
12 15 (3.84%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (3.58%) Technical Engineer
14 13 (3.32%) IT Support
14 13 (3.32%) Network Engineer
15 12 (3.07%) Support Specialist
15 12 (3.07%) Applications Support
15 12 (3.07%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (13.81%) Web Services
2 52 (13.30%) HTML
3 48 (12.28%) Spring
4 43 (11.00%) jQuery
5 39 (9.97%) CSS
6 33 (8.44%) XML
6 33 (8.44%) J2EE
6 33 (8.44%) ActiveMQ
7 31 (7.93%) RESTful
8 29 (7.42%) Middleware
9 28 (7.16%) LAMP
10 17 (4.35%) .NET
11 15 (3.84%) JSP
12 13 (3.32%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (2.81%) Apache CXF
13 11 (2.81%) JDBC
13 11 (2.81%) Hibernate
14 10 (2.56%) Symfony
15 9 (2.30%) Servlets
16 8 (2.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.25%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.46%) Open Source
3 19 (4.86%) Wiki
4 14 (3.58%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (2.81%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.05%) DTV
6 8 (2.05%) Xbox
7 7 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.79%) Device Driver
7 7 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.28%) IVR
8 5 (1.28%) Clustering
8 5 (1.28%) W3C
9 4 (1.02%) EqualLogic
9 4 (1.02%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.77%) PMI
10 3 (0.77%) CCTV
11 2 (0.51%) Physics
12 1 (0.26%) ASIC Verification
12 1 (0.26%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 138 (35.29%) Windows
2 89 (22.76%) UNIX
3 45 (11.51%) Ubuntu
4 42 (10.74%) CentOS
5 40 (10.23%) Solaris
6 36 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (7.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (5.63%) Fedora
9 20 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (3.58%) Windows 7
11 12 (3.07%) AIX
12 10 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (2.30%) Mac OS X
14 8 (2.05%) Debian
15 5 (1.28%) Android
16 3 (0.77%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.77%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.77%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (12.28%) Scrum
3 38 (9.72%) E-Commerce
4 35 (8.95%) Unit Testing
5 30 (7.67%) Capacity Planning
6 28 (7.16%) Software Engineering
6 28 (7.16%) Configuration Management
7 26 (6.65%) DevOps
8 22 (5.63%) ITIL
9 19 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (4.60%) E-business
10 18 (4.60%) Document Management
11 14 (3.58%) Project Management
12 13 (3.32%) SOA
12 13 (3.32%) Web Development
13 12 (3.07%) Integration Testing
13 12 (3.07%) Service Management
13 12 (3.07%) Identity Management
13 12 (3.07%) MVC
14 11 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 125 (31.97%) Java
2 123 (31.46%) SQL
3 103 (26.34%) PHP
4 43 (11.00%) Python
5 41 (10.49%) PHP5
6 35 (8.95%) Bash Shell
7 30 (7.67%) C++
7 30 (7.67%) JavaScript
8 26 (6.65%) C
9 25 (6.39%) Ruby
10 19 (4.86%) Perl
11 13 (3.32%) C#
12 8 (2.05%) Erlang
13 7 (1.79%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.53%) XQuery
15 5 (1.28%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.02%) Groovy
17 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (32.48%) Degree
2 42 (10.74%) CCNA
2 42 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.58%) MCSE
5 11 (2.81%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.30%) CCNP
7 5 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.28%) MCTS
7 5 (1.28%) MCITP
8 4 (1.02%) HND
8 4 (1.02%) ISEB
9 3 (0.77%) MCP
9 3 (0.77%) PMP
9 3 (0.77%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.77%) APMP
10 2 (0.51%) MCSA
11 1 (0.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.65%) SLA
2 10 (2.56%) QA
2 10 (2.56%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.77%) WCAG
3 3 (0.77%) WAI
3 3 (0.77%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (9.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.32%) Samba
4 12 (3.07%) NFS
4 12 (3.07%) GPFS
5 11 (2.81%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.30%) Xen
8 5 (1.28%) vSphere
9 3 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.26%) Squid
11 1 (0.26%) Postfix
11 1 (0.26%) XenApp
11 1 (0.26%) XenServer
11 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (4.86%) Nagios
2 17 (4.35%) Puppet
3 11 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 9 (2.30%) logstash
6 8 (2.05%) Bcfg2
7 7 (1.79%) ARCserve
7 7 (1.79%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.02%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.02%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.51%) OpenView
9 2 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.26%) WSUS
10 1 (0.26%) SCCM
10 1 (0.26%) SCOM
10 1 (0.26%) YUM
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.26%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 86 (21.99%) VMware
2 67 (17.14%) Zend
3 53 (13.55%) Red Hat
4 50 (12.79%) Cisco
5 47 (12.02%) Oracle
6 36 (9.21%) Microsoft
7 31 (7.93%) Citrix
8 15 (3.84%) IBM
8 15 (3.84%) JBoss
9 12 (3.07%) Google
10 11 (2.81%) HP
11 10 (2.56%) SAP
11 10 (2.56%) Juniper
11 10 (2.56%) Borland
11 10 (2.56%) Embarcadero
12 9 (2.30%) Facebook
13 8 (2.05%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.79%) Veeam
14 7 (1.79%) 3PAR
14 7 (1.79%) WatchGuard
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 to £29000 per annum - exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
BAE - AMS
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sparkol
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 days ago