The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Linux Engineer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 101 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 23 19 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.25% 1.18% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.22% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 58
Median salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 1788 1556 1891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.17% 96.95% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1353 1640
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Bristol

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Bristol

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Bristol

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Linux Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Electronics
3 14 (48.28%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) Puppet
5 11 (37.93%) Docker
5 11 (37.93%) Manufacturing
5 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
5 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
5 11 (37.93%) SAP
5 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (37.93%) Programme Management
5 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
5 11 (37.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (37.93%) Marketing
5 11 (37.93%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (34.48%) Ansible
7 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
8 8 (27.59%) C
9 7 (24.14%) VMware
9 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
10 6 (20.69%) Open Source
10 6 (20.69%) C++
10 6 (20.69%) Windows
11 5 (17.24%) Apache
11 5 (17.24%) Firewall
11 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
11 5 (17.24%) Parallel Programming
11 5 (17.24%) CentOS
11 5 (17.24%) Degree
11 5 (17.24%) Computer Science

Linux Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) VLAN
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) 802.11
3 1 (3.45%) 802.15
3 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) MIMO
3 1 (3.45%) Modbus
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.45%) Profibus
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (58.62%) Electronics
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Manufacturing
3 11 (37.93%) Marketing
3 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) Behat
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Qt
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
2 1 (3.45%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Device Driver
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Fintech
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
3 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) CentOS
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Solaris
6 3 (10.34%) Unix
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
1 11 (37.93%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (37.93%) Programme Management
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Open Source
3 5 (17.24%) Parallel Programming
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C
2 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
3 6 (20.69%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) AWK
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) sed
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) MISRA
1 1 (3.45%) MISRA C
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Docker
2 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) NFS
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) LXC
4 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Puppet
2 10 (34.48%) Ansible
3 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (10.34%) vMotion
4 2 (6.90%) Nagios
5 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 3 (10.34%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
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