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

Ubuntu Linux
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 136 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.054% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 0.23% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 25
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -40.74%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  

Ubuntu 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 319 436 471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 17.40% 23.40% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 259 407 405
Median salary £36,000 £39,116 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.96% -2.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Bristol

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu 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 Ubuntu.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Clustering
3 6 (75.00%) Samba
3 6 (75.00%) Debian
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (62.50%) NAS
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) SSL
4 5 (62.50%) Veritas
4 5 (62.50%) Nagios
4 5 (62.50%) High Availability
4 5 (62.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) NFS
6 2 (25.00%) Fedora
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (25.00%) Sun
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack

Ubuntu
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 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) NAS
3 5 (62.50%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Debian
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Fedora
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Samba
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) NFS
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) KVM
5 1 (12.50%) RHEV
5 1 (12.50%) Squid
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 36 days holiday + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 20 days ago