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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 19 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 183 156 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.81% 9.77% 13.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.85% 44.32% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 154 145 241
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 408 352 543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 21.88% 22.04% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 334 327 499
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £67,500 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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.

1 174 (52.57%) Windows
2 132 (39.88%) Java
2 132 (39.88%) Software Engineering
3 110 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (27.79%) Unix
5 73 (22.05%) Python
6 68 (20.54%) C++
7 67 (20.24%) JavaScript
8 63 (19.03%) DevOps
9 59 (17.82%) .NET
9 59 (17.82%) TCP/IP
10 55 (16.62%) HTML
10 55 (16.62%) Security Cleared
11 54 (16.31%) Finance
12 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
12 50 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (14.50%) C#
13 48 (14.50%) Mentoring
14 47 (14.20%) SC Cleared
15 46 (13.90%) SQL
16 45 (13.60%) Degree
17 44 (13.29%) MySQL
18 43 (12.99%) Oracle
18 43 (12.99%) ITIL
18 43 (12.99%) Firewall
18 43 (12.99%) SIEM
19 41 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
19 41 (12.39%) VMware
20 40 (12.08%) Information Security
20 40 (12.08%) Internet

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 38 (11.48%) Apache
2 20 (6.04%) IIS
3 14 (4.23%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.63%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.02%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.42%) JBoss
6 8 (2.42%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.11%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.81%) DNN
8 6 (1.81%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.51%) CloudStack
10 4 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.91%) Liferay
11 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.60%) Confluence
12 2 (0.60%) iPlanet
12 2 (0.60%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (1.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.91%) Maximo
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.32%) SaaS
3 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.51%) IaaS
5 4 (1.21%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.21%) PaaS
6 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.30%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 59 (17.82%) TCP/IP
2 43 (12.99%) Firewall
3 40 (12.08%) Internet
4 19 (5.74%) Wireshark
5 14 (4.23%) SAN
6 13 (3.93%) DNS
6 13 (3.93%) NAS
7 10 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (2.72%) Network Security
9 8 (2.42%) DHCP
9 8 (2.42%) iSCSI
10 7 (2.11%) LAN
10 7 (2.11%) VPN
10 7 (2.11%) WAN
11 6 (1.81%) HTTP
12 4 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.91%) DVB
13 3 (0.91%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.91%) VLAN
14 2 (0.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.29%) MySQL
2 32 (9.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (6.65%) MongoDB
4 14 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.02%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.72%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.11%) Big Data
8 5 (1.51%) DB2
9 4 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.91%) GIS
10 3 (0.91%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.65%) Selenium
3 21 (6.34%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 13 (3.93%) JUnit
6 12 (3.63%) Appium
6 12 (3.63%) Calabash
6 12 (3.63%) JIRA
6 12 (3.63%) JMeter
6 12 (3.63%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.63%) WebDriver
7 11 (3.32%) GCC
8 10 (3.02%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.02%) Subversion
9 9 (2.72%) Maven
9 9 (2.72%) PROIV
10 7 (2.11%) Artifactory
11 5 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.51%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.21%) Bitbucket
General
1 54 (16.31%) Finance
2 27 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 26 (7.85%) Electronics
4 22 (6.65%) Games
5 18 (5.44%) Marketing
6 14 (4.23%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.93%) Banking
8 9 (2.72%) Retail
9 8 (2.42%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.21%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Back Office
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
12 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 76 (22.96%) Software Engineer
2 69 (20.85%) Analyst
3 57 (17.22%) Developer
4 34 (10.27%) C++ Software Engineer
5 31 (9.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 29 (8.76%) Linux Engineer
6 29 (8.76%) SOC Analyst
7 28 (8.46%) Java Engineer
8 26 (7.85%) Java Software Engineer
9 24 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (5.74%) Senior Developer
11 18 (5.44%) PHP Developer
12 17 (5.14%) Support Analyst
12 17 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
13 16 (4.83%) Administrator
13 16 (4.83%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
15 13 (3.93%) Tester
16 12 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support
16 12 (3.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (17.82%) .NET
2 55 (16.62%) HTML
3 33 (9.97%) REST
4 32 (9.67%) CSS
4 32 (9.67%) Web Services
5 28 (8.46%) LAMP
6 20 (6.04%) AngularJS
6 20 (6.04%) XML
7 17 (5.14%) jQuery
8 13 (3.93%) J2EE
9 12 (3.63%) Node.js
9 12 (3.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 11 (3.32%) HTML5
10 11 (3.32%) LLVM
11 10 (3.02%) RESTful
11 10 (3.02%) SOAP
12 8 (2.42%) Laravel
13 6 (1.81%) Backbone.js
13 6 (1.81%) CSS3
13 6 (1.81%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 20 (6.04%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.83%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.83%) User Experience
5 14 (4.23%) Cyberthreat
6 12 (3.63%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.72%) Replication
8 7 (2.11%) Clustering
8 7 (2.11%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.81%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (1.81%) Digital TV
9 6 (1.81%) e-Learning
10 5 (1.51%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.51%) Streaming Video
11 4 (1.21%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.21%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 174 (52.57%) Windows
2 92 (27.79%) Unix
3 37 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (10.27%) Windows Server
5 30 (9.06%) CentOS
6 29 (8.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (8.46%) AIX
8 23 (6.95%) Solaris
9 22 (6.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (5.74%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.81%) Android
11 6 (1.81%) SUSE
12 5 (1.51%) HPUX
12 5 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (1.21%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.91%) Debian
14 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.91%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (39.88%) Software Engineering
2 110 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (19.03%) DevOps
4 50 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (14.50%) Mentoring
6 43 (12.99%) ITIL
6 43 (12.99%) SIEM
7 40 (12.08%) Information Security
8 39 (11.78%) Open Source
9 37 (11.18%) Network Monitoring
10 31 (9.37%) Security Operations
11 30 (9.06%) Coaching
11 30 (9.06%) UML
12 25 (7.55%) Scrum
13 24 (7.25%) OOP
14 23 (6.95%) Configuration Management
15 22 (6.65%) MVC
16 21 (6.34%) Requirements Engineering
16 21 (6.34%) Validation
17 20 (6.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 132 (39.88%) Java
2 73 (22.05%) Python
3 68 (20.54%) C++
4 67 (20.24%) JavaScript
5 48 (14.50%) C#
6 46 (13.90%) SQL
7 38 (11.48%) PHP
8 34 (10.27%) C
9 29 (8.76%) Ruby
10 22 (6.65%) Bash Shell
10 22 (6.65%) PowerShell
10 22 (6.65%) Shell Script
11 14 (4.23%) Perl
12 6 (1.81%) Scala
13 4 (1.21%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.91%) AWK
14 3 (0.91%) Fortran
14 3 (0.91%) sed
14 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (16.62%) Security Cleared
2 47 (14.20%) SC Cleared
3 45 (13.60%) Degree
4 34 (10.27%) DV Cleared
4 34 (10.27%) GCIA
5 29 (8.76%) CISSP
5 29 (8.76%) GCIH
5 29 (8.76%) SANS
6 26 (7.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (5.44%) GIAC
8 16 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (4.53%) CCNA
10 12 (3.63%) CREST Certified
11 9 (2.72%) PhD
11 9 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.21%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.91%) MCSE
13 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
14 2 (0.60%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.95%) SLA
2 19 (5.74%) QA
3 18 (5.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) MISRA
4 2 (0.60%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.30%) GPG13
System Software
1 34 (10.27%) Snort
2 30 (9.06%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.85%) Docker
4 24 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.02%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.72%) NFS
8 6 (1.81%) vSphere
8 6 (1.81%) XenServer
9 5 (1.51%) Xen
10 4 (1.21%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.91%) KVM
11 3 (0.91%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.91%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.91%) XenApp
12 2 (0.60%) RHEV
12 2 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.30%) Samba
13 1 (0.30%) Squid
Systems Management
1 37 (11.18%) Ansible
2 32 (9.67%) Puppet
3 18 (5.44%) Nmap
4 16 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (3.93%) Terraform
6 9 (2.72%) Cobbler
7 8 (2.42%) RSA enVision
7 8 (2.42%) Tivoli
7 8 (2.42%) vMotion
8 6 (1.81%) Nagios
9 4 (1.21%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (1.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (1.21%) Salt
10 3 (0.91%) Marathon
10 3 (0.91%) Mesos
10 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.91%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 43 (12.99%) Oracle
2 41 (12.39%) VMware
3 38 (11.48%) Red Hat
4 30 (9.06%) Microsoft
5 27 (8.16%) Cisco
6 26 (7.85%) ArcSight
6 26 (7.85%) LogRhythm
7 18 (5.44%) FireEye
8 14 (4.23%) SAP
9 12 (3.63%) NetApp
10 10 (3.02%) Citrix
11 9 (2.72%) IBM
12 8 (2.42%) Google
13 6 (1.81%) Adobe
13 6 (1.81%) Splunk
13 6 (1.81%) Sun
14 5 (1.51%) EnterpriseDB
15 4 (1.21%) Symantec
16 3 (0.91%) McAfee
16 3 (0.91%) Nokia
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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