The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 22 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 150 159 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.55% 9.25% 12.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.60% 44.41% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 119 150 219
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -11.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

Operating System Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 344 358 508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 19.60% 20.84% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 276 332 463
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bristol

Linux
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Linux in Bristol

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Bristol

Linux
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £35,000 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Linux.

1 153 (54.84%) Windows
2 115 (41.22%) Java
3 102 (36.56%) Software Engineering
4 99 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (30.82%) Unix
6 67 (24.01%) Python
7 65 (23.30%) JavaScript
8 54 (19.35%) C++
8 54 (19.35%) Git (software)
9 53 (19.00%) HTML
10 52 (18.64%) .NET
11 51 (18.28%) TCP/IP
12 49 (17.56%) DevOps
13 48 (17.20%) MySQL
14 46 (16.49%) Mentoring
15 44 (15.77%) C#
16 42 (15.05%) SQL
16 42 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (14.34%) Firewall
18 39 (13.98%) ITIL
18 39 (13.98%) Internet
18 39 (13.98%) Security Cleared
18 39 (13.98%) Degree
19 38 (13.62%) SIEM
19 38 (13.62%) PHP
19 38 (13.62%) Finance
20 37 (13.26%) Apache
21 36 (12.90%) SC Cleared
22 35 (12.54%) Oracle
22 35 (12.54%) Snort

Linux
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 37 (13.26%) Apache
2 20 (7.17%) IIS
3 11 (3.94%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.58%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.58%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.51%) JBoss
7 6 (2.15%) DNN
7 6 (2.15%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.43%) CloudStack
8 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.08%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.08%) Liferay
9 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.72%) Confluence
10 2 (0.72%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.43%) Maximo
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.23%) SaaS
3 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.79%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.79%) IaaS
4 5 (1.79%) PaaS
5 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.36%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 51 (18.28%) TCP/IP
2 40 (14.34%) Firewall
3 39 (13.98%) Internet
4 20 (7.17%) Wireshark
5 17 (6.09%) SAN
6 12 (4.30%) DNS
6 12 (4.30%) NAS
7 9 (3.23%) Network Security
8 8 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (2.87%) LAN
8 8 (2.87%) VPN
8 8 (2.87%) WAN
9 6 (2.15%) DHCP
9 6 (2.15%) HTTP
9 6 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.08%) SSL
10 3 (1.08%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.20%) MySQL
2 32 (11.47%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.58%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.87%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.51%) Big Data
8 4 (1.43%) GIS
8 4 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.72%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.36%) DB2
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 54 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.17%) Selenium
3 19 (6.81%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.38%) JUnit
5 12 (4.30%) Subversion
5 12 (4.30%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.94%) GCC
7 10 (3.58%) Appium
7 10 (3.58%) Calabash
7 10 (3.58%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.58%) JMeter
7 10 (3.58%) PROIV
7 10 (3.58%) WebDriver
8 8 (2.87%) Maven
8 8 (2.87%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.51%) JIRA
10 5 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.43%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (13.62%) Finance
2 22 (7.89%) Games
3 18 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.73%) Electronics
5 12 (4.30%) Marketing
6 11 (3.94%) Retail
7 9 (3.23%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.87%) Banking
8 8 (2.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.72%) Advertising
9 2 (0.72%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (21.15%) Developer
2 55 (19.71%) Analyst
3 52 (18.64%) Software Engineer
4 27 (9.68%) SOC Analyst
5 26 (9.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 25 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (8.60%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (6.45%) Java Engineer
8 18 (6.45%) PHP Developer
9 16 (5.73%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (5.73%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (5.02%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.02%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.66%) Software Developer
12 11 (3.94%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.58%) Administrator
13 10 (3.58%) Linux Support
13 10 (3.58%) Technical Support
13 10 (3.58%) Technical Tester
13 10 (3.58%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.00%) HTML
2 52 (18.64%) .NET
3 32 (11.47%) REST
4 30 (10.75%) LAMP
5 28 (10.04%) AngularJS
5 28 (10.04%) CSS
6 22 (7.89%) Web Services
7 19 (6.81%) XML
8 17 (6.09%) jQuery
9 13 (4.66%) Node.js
9 13 (4.66%) Spring
9 13 (4.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 12 (4.30%) Hibernate
11 11 (3.94%) LLVM
12 10 (3.58%) HTML5
12 10 (3.58%) JSON
13 9 (3.23%) RESTful
13 9 (3.23%) Symfony
14 8 (2.87%) Laravel
15 7 (2.51%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.32%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (4.30%) Client/Server
2 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.58%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (3.58%) User Experience
5 9 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.51%) Augmented Reality
6 7 (2.51%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.51%) e-Learning
7 6 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.79%) Clustering
8 5 (1.79%) Digital TV
8 5 (1.79%) Streaming Video
9 4 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.43%) Fintech
9 4 (1.43%) MPEG
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 153 (54.84%) Windows
2 86 (30.82%) Unix
3 30 (10.75%) Windows Server
4 29 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (8.96%) AIX
6 23 (8.24%) CentOS
6 23 (8.24%) Solaris
7 21 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.66%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.51%) Android
10 7 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.79%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.43%) Debian
12 4 (1.43%) HPUX
12 4 (1.43%) SUSE
12 4 (1.43%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.08%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.72%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (36.56%) Software Engineering
2 99 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (17.56%) DevOps
4 46 (16.49%) Mentoring
5 42 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (13.98%) ITIL
7 38 (13.62%) SIEM
8 35 (12.54%) Information Security
9 33 (11.83%) Network Monitoring
10 31 (11.11%) Open Source
11 29 (10.39%) Security Operations
12 26 (9.32%) Coaching
13 23 (8.24%) MVC
13 23 (8.24%) OOP
13 23 (8.24%) Scrum
14 21 (7.53%) TDD
14 21 (7.53%) Test Automation
15 19 (6.81%) UML
16 18 (6.45%) Configuration Management
16 18 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 115 (41.22%) Java
2 67 (24.01%) Python
3 65 (23.30%) JavaScript
4 54 (19.35%) C++
5 44 (15.77%) C#
6 42 (15.05%) SQL
7 38 (13.62%) PHP
8 27 (9.68%) Ruby
9 24 (8.60%) C
10 18 (6.45%) PowerShell
11 17 (6.09%) Shell Script
12 13 (4.66%) Bash Shell
12 13 (4.66%) Perl
13 6 (2.15%) Scala
14 2 (0.72%) VBA
15 1 (0.36%) AWK
15 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.36%) RPG
Qualifications
1 39 (13.98%) Degree
1 39 (13.98%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 31 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 31 (11.11%) GCIA
4 26 (9.32%) CISSP
4 26 (9.32%) GCIH
4 26 (9.32%) SANS
5 22 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (6.81%) GIAC
7 16 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (5.38%) CCNA
9 9 (3.23%) PhD
10 8 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (2.51%) CREST Certified
12 5 (1.79%) MCSE
12 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (1.08%) LPIC
13 3 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
13 3 (1.08%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.24%) SLA
2 18 (6.45%) QA
3 16 (5.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) GPG13
4 1 (0.36%) MISRA
4 1 (0.36%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (12.54%) Snort
2 20 (7.17%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.17%) Docker
3 17 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.15%) vSphere
5 6 (2.15%) XenServer
6 4 (1.43%) MetaFrame
6 4 (1.43%) NFS
6 4 (1.43%) Terminal Server
6 4 (1.43%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.43%) Xen
7 3 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.72%) Samba
9 1 (0.36%) KVM
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.36%) RHEV
9 1 (0.36%) Squid
9 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (9.32%) Ansible
2 22 (7.89%) Puppet
3 19 (6.81%) Nmap
4 15 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.94%) Terraform
6 7 (2.51%) Cobbler
6 7 (2.51%) RSA enVision
6 7 (2.51%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.15%) Nagios
8 5 (1.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (1.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (1.43%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.43%) Salt
10 3 (1.08%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.08%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 3 (1.08%) Marathon
10 3 (1.08%) Mesos
10 3 (1.08%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 35 (12.54%) Oracle
2 32 (11.47%) Red Hat
2 32 (11.47%) VMware
3 27 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 26 (9.32%) ArcSight
4 26 (9.32%) LogRhythm
5 24 (8.60%) Cisco
6 19 (6.81%) FireEye
7 9 (3.23%) Citrix
8 8 (2.87%) SAP
9 7 (2.51%) Adobe
10 6 (2.15%) Google
10 6 (2.15%) NetApp
10 6 (2.15%) Sun
11 5 (1.79%) IBM
11 5 (1.79%) Splunk
12 4 (1.43%) Actuate
12 4 (1.43%) BEA
12 4 (1.43%) Nokia
12 4 (1.43%) webMethods
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £66000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + stock + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 16 days ago