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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 112 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 21 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.11% 0.98% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.79% 3.76% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 7
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
554 479 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.36% 26.12% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 507 389 476
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £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 5 August 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (80.00%) DevOps
3 34 (75.56%) Puppet
4 32 (71.11%) Bash Shell
5 30 (66.67%) Perl
5 30 (66.67%) Red Hat
6 29 (64.44%) CentOS
7 27 (60.00%) Jenkins
7 27 (60.00%) Debian
8 25 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (53.33%) Apache
9 24 (53.33%) Python
10 22 (48.89%) VMware
10 22 (48.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (46.67%) PHP
12 20 (44.44%) Windows
13 19 (42.22%) Configuration Management
13 19 (42.22%) Opscode Chef
13 19 (42.22%) Ansible
14 18 (40.00%) Hudson
14 18 (40.00%) MySQL
15 17 (37.78%) Firewall
15 17 (37.78%) Git (software)
16 16 (35.56%) ZABBIX
16 16 (35.56%) Ruby
16 16 (35.56%) LAN
16 16 (35.56%) WAN
17 15 (33.33%) Java
17 15 (33.33%) Samba

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 24 (53.33%) Apache
2 15 (33.33%) nginx
3 9 (20.00%) Confluence
3 9 (20.00%) MediaWiki
4 6 (13.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.56%) IaaS
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Firewall
2 16 (35.56%) LAN
2 16 (35.56%) WAN
3 9 (20.00%) VPN
3 9 (20.00%) IPv6
3 9 (20.00%) IPsec
3 9 (20.00%) Network Security
3 9 (20.00%) OSPF
3 9 (20.00%) BGP
3 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 9 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (40.00%) Hudson
3 17 (37.78%) Git (software)
4 10 (22.22%) Subversion
5 9 (20.00%) JIRA
6 7 (15.56%) Maven
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Systems Support Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Systems Support
10 1 (2.22%) Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) LAMP
1 7 (15.56%) Sensu
2 6 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.22%) Wiki
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (64.44%) CentOS
3 27 (60.00%) Debian
4 22 (48.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (44.44%) Windows
6 14 (31.11%) UNIX
7 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (15.56%) Fedora
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) DevOps
2 25 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (42.22%) Configuration Management
4 11 (24.44%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (20.00%) Database Theory
5 9 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) Build Automation
6 7 (15.56%) Open Source
7 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Document Management
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.22%) E-business
8 1 (2.22%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) Bash Shell
2 30 (66.67%) Perl
3 24 (53.33%) Python
4 21 (46.67%) PHP
5 16 (35.56%) Ruby
6 15 (33.33%) Java
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
8 7 (15.56%) Bourne shell
8 7 (15.56%) Groovy
9 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) CCNA
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (33.33%) Samba
3 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 9 (20.00%) Postfix
4 9 (20.00%) XenServer
4 9 (20.00%) iptables
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) KVM
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (75.56%) Puppet
2 19 (42.22%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (42.22%) Ansible
3 16 (35.56%) ZABBIX
4 14 (31.11%) Nagios
5 13 (28.89%) Salt
6 7 (15.56%) Vagrant
7 6 (13.33%) Zenoss
8 3 (6.67%) Capistrano
9 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 22 (48.89%) VMware
3 11 (24.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Zend
4 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk
Bristol
Three People
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 26 days ago