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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 121 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 15 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 0.84% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.90% 3.20% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 3
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
518 469 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.41% 26.39% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 466 390 469
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) Red Hat
2 27 (77.14%) Puppet
2 27 (77.14%) DevOps
3 26 (74.29%) Bash Shell
4 24 (68.57%) Perl
5 21 (60.00%) VMware
6 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (54.29%) CentOS
8 18 (51.43%) Python
9 17 (48.57%) MySQL
9 17 (48.57%) Apache
9 17 (48.57%) Debian
9 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
9 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
10 16 (45.71%) ZABBIX
10 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (45.71%) Java
10 16 (45.71%) PHP
11 15 (42.86%) Nagios
12 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (37.14%) Ansible
13 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
14 11 (31.43%) Windows
15 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (28.57%) Ruby
15 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (28.57%) Subversion
15 10 (28.57%) Data Centre

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (48.57%) Apache
2 9 (25.71%) MediaWiki
2 9 (25.71%) nginx
2 9 (25.71%) Confluence
3 7 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) IaaS
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) LDAP
1 9 (25.71%) LAN
1 9 (25.71%) WAN
1 9 (25.71%) VPN
1 9 (25.71%) IPv6
1 9 (25.71%) OSPF
1 9 (25.71%) BGP
1 9 (25.71%) EIGRP
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
1 9 (25.71%) IPsec
1 9 (25.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
1 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (28.57%) Hudson
2 10 (28.57%) Subversion
3 9 (25.71%) JIRA
4 7 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
1 7 (20.00%) Sensu
2 1 (2.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (25.71%) Wiki
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) CentOS
3 17 (48.57%) Debian
4 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (22.86%) UNIX
8 6 (17.14%) Fedora
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) DevOps
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
5 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (25.71%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (25.71%) Database Theory
5 9 (25.71%) Relational Database Theory
6 7 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Bash Shell
2 24 (68.57%) Perl
3 18 (51.43%) Python
4 16 (45.71%) PHP
4 16 (45.71%) Java
5 10 (28.57%) Ruby
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) Groovy
7 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (20.00%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.71%) Samba
2 9 (25.71%) Postfix
2 9 (25.71%) XenServer
2 9 (25.71%) iptables
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (77.14%) Puppet
2 16 (45.71%) ZABBIX
3 15 (42.86%) Nagios
4 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (37.14%) Ansible
6 7 (20.00%) Salt
6 7 (20.00%) Vagrant
6 7 (20.00%) Zenoss
7 3 (8.57%) Capistrano
8 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Red Hat
2 21 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds