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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Bristol
Rank 27 22 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 143 174 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.97% 9.49% 11.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.64% 39.82% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 116 162 181
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 294 437 474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.39% 23.83% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 240 405 412
Median salary £36,000 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.43% -0.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £67,500 £60,000
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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Bristol

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 110 (42.97%) Windows
2 98 (38.28%) Java
3 92 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (33.98%) Software Engineering
5 82 (32.03%) Unix
6 68 (26.56%) JavaScript
7 64 (25.00%) Python
8 62 (24.22%) HTML
9 61 (23.83%) Git (software)
10 53 (20.70%) C++
11 47 (18.36%) MySQL
12 44 (17.19%) Apache
13 42 (16.41%) SQL
13 42 (16.41%) PHP
14 39 (15.23%) CSS
15 36 (14.06%) Firewall
15 36 (14.06%) Degree
16 35 (13.67%) LAMP
17 34 (13.28%) .NET
17 34 (13.28%) TCP/IP
18 33 (12.89%) ITIL
18 33 (12.89%) Mentoring
19 31 (12.11%) Security Cleared
20 30 (11.72%) SIEM
20 30 (11.72%) Red Hat
21 29 (11.33%) Internet
21 29 (11.33%) Solaris
21 29 (11.33%) Finance
21 29 (11.33%) DevOps
22 28 (10.94%) VMware

Linux
Top Related 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 44 (17.19%) Apache
2 13 (5.08%) IIS
3 11 (4.30%) WebLogic
3 11 (4.30%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.91%) Drupal
5 8 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.73%) JBoss
7 6 (2.34%) DNN
7 6 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.95%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.56%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.56%) Liferay
9 4 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.17%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.17%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.34%) MS Office
2 6 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.95%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.78%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.56%) Maximo
3 1 (0.39%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.52%) IaaS
2 9 (3.52%) PaaS
3 8 (3.13%) SaaS
4 6 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.56%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.39%) G Suite
7 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.06%) Firewall
2 34 (13.28%) TCP/IP
3 29 (11.33%) Internet
4 22 (8.59%) SAN
5 17 (6.64%) DNS
6 11 (4.30%) HTTP
6 11 (4.30%) NAS
6 11 (4.30%) Wireshark
7 9 (3.52%) LAN
7 9 (3.52%) VPN
7 9 (3.52%) WAN
8 8 (3.13%) Network Security
9 7 (2.73%) SSL
10 6 (2.34%) DHCP
10 6 (2.34%) FTP
10 6 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.95%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.17%) SSH
13 3 (1.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.36%) MySQL
2 24 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 23 (8.98%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.73%) Big Data
7 5 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.56%) GIS
8 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.17%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.39%) ActiveReports
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.39%) HBase
11 1 (0.39%) MS Access
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (23.83%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.47%) Selenium
3 14 (5.47%) Subversion
4 12 (4.69%) JUnit
5 10 (3.91%) Grunt
5 10 (3.91%) Vagrant
6 9 (3.52%) gulp
6 9 (3.52%) Redmine
7 8 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.13%) Maven
7 8 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.73%) GCC
8 7 (2.73%) JIRA
8 7 (2.73%) PROIV
9 6 (2.34%) Appium
9 6 (2.34%) Calabash
9 6 (2.34%) JMeter
9 6 (2.34%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (11.33%) Finance
2 19 (7.42%) Games
3 17 (6.64%) Retail
4 15 (5.86%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.30%) Marketing
6 10 (3.91%) Aerospace
6 10 (3.91%) Electronics
7 8 (3.13%) Banking
8 6 (2.34%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.17%) Advertising
10 2 (0.78%) Back Office
10 2 (0.78%) Legal
11 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (26.17%) Developer
2 51 (19.92%) Software Engineer
3 28 (10.94%) Analyst
4 23 (8.98%) C++ Software Engineer
5 20 (7.81%) PHP Developer
6 19 (7.42%) Java Developer
7 17 (6.64%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (6.25%) Java Engineer
8 16 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
9 14 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (5.47%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (5.47%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (5.08%) Web Developer
11 10 (3.91%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.91%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.52%) Embedded Engineer
13 8 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (3.13%) Junior
13 8 (3.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (24.22%) HTML
2 39 (15.23%) CSS
3 35 (13.67%) LAMP
4 34 (13.28%) .NET
5 25 (9.77%) AngularJS
5 25 (9.77%) REST
6 22 (8.59%) jQuery
7 20 (7.81%) Hibernate
7 20 (7.81%) Spring
8 17 (6.64%) Sass
8 17 (6.64%) Symfony
9 16 (6.25%) Web Services
10 15 (5.86%) XML
11 13 (5.08%) Node.js
12 11 (4.30%) HTML5
13 10 (3.91%) JSON
13 10 (3.91%) Spring MVC
14 9 (3.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 8 (3.13%) J2EE
16 7 (2.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.13%) Clustering
5 7 (2.73%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.34%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (2.34%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.95%) Digital TV
7 5 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.95%) User Experience
8 4 (1.56%) MPEG
8 4 (1.56%) Streaming Video
8 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.17%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (1.17%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.17%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.17%) PlayStation
9 3 (1.17%) W3C
10 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 110 (42.97%) Windows
2 82 (32.03%) Unix
3 29 (11.33%) Solaris
4 19 (7.42%) CentOS
5 18 (7.03%) Windows Server
6 16 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.86%) AIX
8 14 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (3.13%) OpenVMS
10 8 (3.13%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.73%) Android
11 7 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (2.34%) Debian
13 5 (1.95%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.56%) HPUX
14 4 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.56%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.17%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (33.98%) Software Engineering
3 33 (12.89%) ITIL
3 33 (12.89%) Mentoring
4 30 (11.72%) SIEM
5 29 (11.33%) DevOps
6 27 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (9.77%) MVC
8 23 (8.98%) Information Security
8 23 (8.98%) Scrum
9 21 (8.20%) OO
9 21 (8.20%) Open Source
9 21 (8.20%) SDLC
9 21 (8.20%) Web Development
10 20 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
10 20 (7.81%) Service Management
10 20 (7.81%) TDD
11 19 (7.42%) Security Operations
12 18 (7.03%) OOP
13 17 (6.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 98 (38.28%) Java
2 68 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.00%) Python
4 53 (20.70%) C++
5 42 (16.41%) PHP
5 42 (16.41%) SQL
6 28 (10.94%) C#
7 27 (10.55%) Ruby
8 23 (8.98%) C
9 18 (7.03%) Perl
10 17 (6.64%) Bash Shell
11 15 (5.86%) PowerShell
12 14 (5.47%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.13%) Scala
14 5 (1.95%) PHP 5
15 4 (1.56%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.17%) RPG
16 3 (1.17%) VBA
17 2 (0.78%) Lua
18 1 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (14.06%) Degree
2 31 (12.11%) Security Cleared
3 28 (10.94%) SC Cleared
4 22 (8.59%) DV Cleared
5 19 (7.42%) GCIA
6 15 (5.86%) CISSP
6 15 (5.86%) GCIH
6 15 (5.86%) SANS
7 14 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (5.08%) CCNA
9 11 (4.30%) GIAC
10 8 (3.13%) PhD
11 5 (1.95%) MCSE
11 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.56%) CREST Certified
12 4 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.17%) AWS Certification
13 3 (1.17%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.17%) LPIC
13 3 (1.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.47%) SLA
2 13 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.30%) QA
4 4 (1.56%) GPG13
5 1 (0.39%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.39%) FATCA
5 1 (0.39%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.39%) MISRA
5 1 (0.39%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (10.55%) Snort
2 18 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.30%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.73%) Docker
6 6 (2.34%) Samba
6 6 (2.34%) vSphere
6 6 (2.34%) XenServer
7 5 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.56%) MetaFrame
8 4 (1.56%) Terminal Server
8 4 (1.56%) Xen
9 3 (1.17%) NFS
10 1 (0.39%) HDFS
10 1 (0.39%) KVM
10 1 (0.39%) LXC
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.39%) RHEV
10 1 (0.39%) Squid
10 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (8.98%) Ansible
2 18 (7.03%) Puppet
3 13 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.30%) Nmap
5 8 (3.13%) Nagios
5 8 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.13%) Terraform
6 7 (2.73%) Cobbler
6 7 (2.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 7 (2.73%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.34%) RSA enVision
8 5 (1.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (1.56%) Salt
10 3 (1.17%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 3 (1.17%) Grafana
10 3 (1.17%) Graphite
10 3 (1.17%) QRadar
10 3 (1.17%) RSA Archer
11 2 (0.78%) RSA Security Analytics
11 2 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (11.72%) Red Hat
2 28 (10.94%) Oracle
2 28 (10.94%) VMware
3 26 (10.16%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.42%) ArcSight
5 17 (6.64%) LogRhythm
6 13 (5.08%) Cisco
7 11 (4.30%) FireEye
8 8 (3.13%) Citrix
8 8 (3.13%) NetApp
9 6 (2.34%) SAP
9 6 (2.34%) Sun
10 5 (1.95%) IBM
10 5 (1.95%) Splunk
10 5 (1.95%) Veritas
11 4 (1.56%) Actuate
11 4 (1.56%) BEA
11 4 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
11 4 (1.56%) F5
11 4 (1.56%) Nokia
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