The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 104 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 24 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.19% 1.24% 1.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.83% 5.25% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 23
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Ubuntu
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
497 476 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.69% 23.59% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 431 407 377
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Bristol

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Red Hat
3 31 (72.09%) CentOS
3 31 (72.09%) Puppet
4 30 (69.77%) Debian
4 30 (69.77%) Apache
5 29 (67.44%) Bash Shell
5 29 (67.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (65.12%) Perl
6 28 (65.12%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (62.79%) DevOps
7 27 (62.79%) PHP
8 25 (58.14%) Python
9 23 (53.49%) Configuration Management
10 21 (48.84%) MySQL
11 20 (46.51%) Windows
12 19 (44.19%) nginx
13 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
14 16 (37.21%) Ruby
15 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (34.88%) Hudson
15 15 (34.88%) Java
15 15 (34.88%) Nagios
16 14 (32.56%) Samba
16 14 (32.56%) Firewall
17 13 (30.23%) LAN
17 13 (30.23%) WAN
17 13 (30.23%) Zenoss
17 13 (30.23%) Salt
18 12 (27.91%) Open Source

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (69.77%) Apache
2 19 (44.19%) nginx
3 9 (20.93%) IIS
4 6 (13.95%) Confluence
4 6 (13.95%) MediaWiki
5 4 (9.30%) Apache Solr
5 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.65%) JBoss
6 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Lync
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Firewall
2 13 (30.23%) LAN
2 13 (30.23%) WAN
3 9 (20.93%) VPN
4 6 (13.95%) IPv6
4 6 (13.95%) LDAP
4 6 (13.95%) IPsec
4 6 (13.95%) OSPF
4 6 (13.95%) BGP
4 6 (13.95%) EIGRP
4 6 (13.95%) Network Security
5 3 (6.98%) SAN
6 2 (4.65%) DNS
6 2 (4.65%) SSH
7 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) MySQL
2 10 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
4 4 (9.30%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
2 15 (34.88%) Hudson
3 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.26%) Subversion
4 6 (13.95%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Support
9 1 (2.33%) Junior
9 1 (2.33%) Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) LAMP
3 4 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.65%) libvirt
5 1 (2.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Open Source
2 7 (16.28%) Wiki
3 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (72.09%) CentOS
3 30 (69.77%) Debian
4 29 (67.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (46.51%) Windows
6 11 (25.58%) Fedora
7 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (18.60%) UNIX
9 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (4.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) DevOps
2 23 (53.49%) Configuration Management
3 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (13.95%) Database Theory
7 6 (13.95%) Relational Database Theory
7 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.95%) Build Automation
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.30%) Time Management
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL
11 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
11 1 (2.33%) Document Management
11 1 (2.33%) E-business
11 1 (2.33%) Project Management
11 1 (2.33%) Migration
11 1 (2.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) Bash Shell
2 28 (65.12%) Perl
3 27 (62.79%) PHP
4 25 (58.14%) Python
5 16 (37.21%) Ruby
6 15 (34.88%) Java
7 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
8 7 (16.28%) SQL
9 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (18.60%) CCNA
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Samba
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.95%) iptables
3 6 (13.95%) Postfix
3 6 (13.95%) XenServer
4 4 (9.30%) Varnish
5 2 (4.65%) NFS
5 2 (4.65%) Gluster
5 2 (4.65%) Squid
5 2 (4.65%) KVM
5 2 (4.65%) Docker
5 2 (4.65%) RHEV
5 2 (4.65%) oVirt
5 2 (4.65%) GFS2
6 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (72.09%) Puppet
2 28 (65.12%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (34.88%) Nagios
4 13 (30.23%) Zenoss
4 13 (30.23%) Salt
5 11 (25.58%) Ansible
6 10 (23.26%) ZABBIX
7 4 (9.30%) Munin
7 4 (9.30%) Icinga
7 4 (9.30%) HAProxy
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (4.65%) Cobbler
8 2 (4.65%) SELinux
8 2 (4.65%) Pacemaker
9 1 (2.33%) SCCM
9 1 (2.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Red Hat
2 11 (25.58%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) Citrix
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle
5 4 (9.30%) Percona
6 1 (2.33%) Zend
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago