Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 14 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 83 93 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 14.04% 12.52% 16.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.90% 47.21% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 94
Bath median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 154 197 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 26.06% 26.51% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 132 167 154
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,875 £27,000 £25,188
90th Percentile £53,625 £62,250 £56,250
Somerset median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bath

Linux
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Linux in Bath

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Bath over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Linux.

1 39 (46.99%) VMware
1 39 (46.99%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (45.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (43.37%) Red Hat
4 35 (42.17%) DevOps
5 32 (38.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (36.14%) Apache
7 28 (33.73%) Deployment Automation
8 27 (32.53%) E-Commerce
8 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (32.53%) Puppet
9 26 (31.33%) Configuration Management
10 25 (30.12%) Tomcat
10 25 (30.12%) Retail
10 25 (30.12%) Jenkins
11 24 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
12 22 (26.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (26.51%) Python
12 22 (26.51%) Windows
13 21 (25.30%) MySQL
14 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
14 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
15 18 (21.69%) AngularJS
15 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
16 16 (19.28%) Web Services
17 15 (18.07%) TDD
17 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
17 15 (18.07%) Redis
18 14 (16.87%) Django
18 14 (16.87%) SQL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 30 (36.14%) Apache
2 25 (30.12%) Tomcat
3 12 (14.46%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (14.46%) nginx
4 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.41%) JBoss
6 1 (1.20%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 39 (46.99%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (45.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.25%) SaaS
4 7 (8.43%) G Suite
5 5 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.82%) IaaS
6 4 (4.82%) Office 365
6 4 (4.82%) PaaS
7 1 (1.20%) GitHub
7 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) DNS
1 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
2 12 (14.46%) DHCP
3 7 (8.43%) eduroam
4 6 (7.23%) Firewall
4 6 (7.23%) SAN
4 6 (7.23%) VLAN
5 5 (6.02%) Ethernet
5 5 (6.02%) LAN
5 5 (6.02%) VoIP
5 5 (6.02%) WAN
5 5 (6.02%) Wireless
5 5 (6.02%) WLAN
6 4 (4.82%) Network Security
7 3 (3.61%) HTTP
8 1 (1.20%) IPsec
8 1 (1.20%) NAS
8 1 (1.20%) SSH
8 1 (1.20%) SSL
8 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) MySQL
2 15 (18.07%) Redis
3 12 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.61%) CouchDB
4 3 (3.61%) Riak
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.20%) GIS
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Jenkins
2 22 (26.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.02%) Subversion
5 4 (4.82%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.82%) PEAR
5 4 (4.82%) PHPUnit
5 4 (4.82%) Trac
6 2 (2.41%) JMeter
7 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.20%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (30.12%) Retail
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Games
2 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (39.76%) Linux Engineer
2 31 (37.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (32.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 27 (32.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 25 (30.12%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 17 (20.48%) Developer
6 13 (15.66%) Python Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Administrator
7 10 (12.05%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (10.84%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (6.02%) Analyst
11 5 (6.02%) Systems Support
12 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (4.82%) Junior
12 4 (4.82%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (4.82%) Linux Support
12 4 (4.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) AngularJS
2 16 (19.28%) Web Services
3 14 (16.87%) Django
4 11 (13.25%) LEMP Stack
5 10 (12.05%) D3.js
6 8 (9.64%) jQuery
7 7 (8.43%) LAMP
8 5 (6.02%) CSS
8 5 (6.02%) React
9 4 (4.82%) Ajax
9 4 (4.82%) HTML
9 4 (4.82%) Node.js
10 2 (2.41%) Flask
10 2 (2.41%) SOAP
11 1 (1.20%) CSS3
11 1 (1.20%) Leaflet
11 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.82%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.41%) Fintech
3 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.20%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 22 (26.51%) Windows
3 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
4 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.23%) Unix
7 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.61%) Android
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.20%) Debian
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) DevOps
2 28 (33.73%) Deployment Automation
3 27 (32.53%) E-Commerce
4 26 (31.33%) Configuration Management
5 15 (18.07%) TDD
6 10 (12.05%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (12.05%) Kanban
7 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.64%) ITIL
8 8 (9.64%) Service Management
9 7 (8.43%) Asset Management
9 7 (8.43%) Software Asset Management
10 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.02%) High Availability
11 5 (6.02%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.02%) Microservices
11 5 (6.02%) WAN Optimisation
12 4 (4.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) Python
2 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.87%) SQL
4 11 (13.25%) TypeScript
5 8 (9.64%) Java
6 6 (7.23%) PHP
6 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.61%) C#
8 3 (3.61%) Erlang
8 3 (3.61%) Groovy
8 3 (3.61%) Perl
9 2 (2.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.41%) VBScript
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) Dart
10 1 (1.20%) Go
10 1 (1.20%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) MCDST
4 1 (1.20%) MCP
4 1 (1.20%) MCSA
4 1 (1.20%) MCSE
4 1 (1.20%) MCTS
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.87%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.43%) Shibboleth
3 7 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.23%) Docker
5 1 (1.20%) pfSense
5 1 (1.20%) Snort
5 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (32.53%) Puppet
2 24 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (7.23%) Ansible
5 3 (3.61%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.20%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.20%) Istio
6 1 (1.20%) Packer
6 1 (1.20%) Rancher
6 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (46.99%) VMware
2 36 (43.37%) Red Hat
3 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.84%) Google
5 8 (9.64%) Sophos
6 7 (8.43%) Snow
6 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds
7 6 (7.23%) Citrix
8 5 (6.02%) Cisco
8 5 (6.02%) NetApp
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle
8 5 (6.02%) Riverbed
8 5 (6.02%) Symantec