Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 84 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 12.97% 17.83% 13.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.42% 58.74% 57.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 76 85
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +29.64% -17.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £57,250
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -12.50%

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 101 143 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 22.20% 30.36% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 93 108 145
Bath median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +29.64% -13.22%
10th Percentile £21,050 £25,625 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £51,250
Somerset median annual salary £38,300 £40,000 £34,712
% change year-on-year -4.25% +15.23% -6.18%

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 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Bath

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 25 (42.37%) CentOS
2 24 (40.68%) Windows
3 23 (38.98%) Red Hat
4 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
4 22 (37.29%) VMware
4 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (37.29%) AWS
5 21 (35.59%) Python
5 21 (35.59%) DevOps
6 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (32.20%) Test Automation
7 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
8 18 (30.51%) Ubuntu
9 17 (28.81%) Configuration Management
9 17 (28.81%) Apache
9 17 (28.81%) Kubernetes
10 16 (27.12%) GCP
10 16 (27.12%) Ansible
10 16 (27.12%) Docker
10 16 (27.12%) Azure
11 15 (25.42%) Puppet
12 14 (23.73%) Google
12 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
12 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
13 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
13 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
14 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
14 12 (20.34%) Debian
15 11 (18.64%) VirtualBox

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 17 (28.81%) Apache
2 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.69%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.29%) AWS
2 16 (27.12%) Azure
2 16 (27.12%) GCP
3 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) Network Security
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) DSL
5 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.69%) LAN
5 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.69%) SSH
5 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.78%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Ignite
4 1 (1.69%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.39%) FishEye
5 2 (3.39%) GitLab
5 2 (3.39%) JIRA
5 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Selenium
6 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.47%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Administrator
4 9 (15.25%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (15.25%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (13.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) IT Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (10.17%) Junior
8 5 (8.47%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (8.47%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.78%) DevOps Administrator
9 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce Administrator
9 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.78%) Junior DevOps
9 4 (6.78%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) React
1 8 (13.56%) SVG
2 5 (8.47%) Django
3 4 (6.78%) .NET
3 4 (6.78%) JSON
4 3 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (5.08%) HTML
5 2 (3.39%) D3.js
5 2 (3.39%) RESTful
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
6 1 (1.69%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) Keras
6 1 (1.69%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.69%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) CentOS
2 24 (40.68%) Windows
3 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
5 18 (30.51%) Ubuntu
6 12 (20.34%) Debian
7 6 (10.17%) Fedora
7 6 (10.17%) SUSE
8 5 (8.47%) Solaris
9 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.39%) Unix
10 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.69%) Gentoo
11 1 (1.69%) Mandriva Linux
11 1 (1.69%) openSUSE
11 1 (1.69%) Slackware
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) DevOps
2 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (32.20%) Test Automation
4 17 (28.81%) Configuration Management
5 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
6 11 (18.64%) Analytics
6 11 (18.64%) Release Management
6 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.47%) ETL
7 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
7 5 (8.47%) Web Development
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure as Code
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
9 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
9 3 (5.08%) Project Management
9 3 (5.08%) Server Management
10 2 (3.39%) Change Control
10 2 (3.39%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
2 21 (35.59%) Python
3 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
4 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
6 8 (13.56%) Clojure
6 8 (13.56%) SQL
7 7 (11.86%) Perl
8 6 (10.17%) Ruby
9 4 (6.78%) Java
10 2 (3.39%) Erlang
11 1 (1.69%) Go
11 1 (1.69%) Groovy
11 1 (1.69%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) RHCSA
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (27.12%) Docker
3 11 (18.64%) VirtualBox
4 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
4 10 (16.95%) Xen
5 8 (13.56%) KVM
6 5 (8.47%) DRBD
7 4 (6.78%) Btrfs
7 4 (6.78%) Ceph
8 3 (5.08%) Samba
9 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
10 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) Kubernetes
2 16 (27.12%) Ansible
3 15 (25.42%) Puppet
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (3.39%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.39%) Terraform
6 1 (1.69%) Check_MK
6 1 (1.69%) Grafana
6 1 (1.69%) Nagios
6 1 (1.69%) Nessus
6 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.69%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.69%) Rancher
6 1 (1.69%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Red Hat
2 22 (37.29%) VMware
3 14 (23.73%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.39%) Tableau
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco