The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Linux System Administrator
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 118 129
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.49% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Median salary £33,500 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.55% -28.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £36,250 £38,625
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £51,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.93% -4.70%  

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 1805 1545 1900
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.36% 97.17% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5747 5446 7150
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,125 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Bristol

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems 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