The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Administrator
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 122 125
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 9 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.49% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 8
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.25% -36.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1790 1564 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.07% 96.90% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1361 1625
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Bristol

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Bristol

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (90.00%) Ansible
2 9 (90.00%) Docker
2 9 (90.00%) Electronics
2 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (90.00%) Programme Management
2 9 (90.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
2 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 9 (90.00%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) SAP
2 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (90.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 9 (90.00%) Electronics
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Manufacturing
1 9 (90.00%) Marketing
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (90.00%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (90.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (90.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat