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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 103 105 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 26 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.36% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.54% 3.60% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 12
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
469 389 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.45% 22.58% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 412 324 357
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 March 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (72.92%) Apache
3 34 (70.83%) Puppet
4 32 (66.67%) PHP
5 31 (64.58%) Debian
5 31 (64.58%) CentOS
6 29 (60.42%) Bash Shell
6 29 (60.42%) Python
7 28 (58.33%) Perl
7 28 (58.33%) Red Hat
7 28 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
8 27 (56.25%) DevOps
9 26 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (54.17%) MySQL
10 24 (50.00%) Windows
11 22 (45.83%) nginx
12 20 (41.67%) Jenkins
13 19 (39.58%) Ruby
13 19 (39.58%) Firewall
14 18 (37.50%) Configuration Management
15 17 (35.42%) Open Source
16 16 (33.33%) Nagios
17 14 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (29.17%) Samba
17 14 (29.17%) VPN
17 14 (29.17%) Hudson
17 14 (29.17%) Degree
17 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (29.17%) Ansible
18 13 (27.08%) Salt

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 35 (72.92%) Apache
2 22 (45.83%) nginx
3 7 (14.58%) Apache Solr
3 7 (14.58%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (12.50%) Confluence
4 6 (12.50%) MediaWiki
4 6 (12.50%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) JBoss
5 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Firewall
2 14 (29.17%) VPN
3 13 (27.08%) LAN
3 13 (27.08%) WAN
4 7 (14.58%) OSPF
4 7 (14.58%) BGP
5 6 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 6 (12.50%) IPv6
5 6 (12.50%) IPsec
5 6 (12.50%) Network Security
5 6 (12.50%) LDAP
6 5 (10.42%) NetScaler
7 3 (6.25%) SAN
8 2 (4.17%) DNS
8 2 (4.17%) SSH
9 1 (2.08%) VLAN
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) MySQL
2 14 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
3 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.58%) MariaDB
4 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 14 (29.17%) Hudson
3 13 (27.08%) Subversion
3 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
4 7 (14.58%) Mercurial
5 6 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Support
6 5 (10.42%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Linux Support
8 2 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) LAMP
2 7 (14.58%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (14.58%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (12.50%) LINQ
3 6 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (4.17%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Open Source
2 11 (22.92%) Wiki
3 7 (14.58%) Derivative
4 5 (10.42%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (64.58%) Debian
2 31 (64.58%) CentOS
3 26 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (50.00%) Windows
5 12 (25.00%) Fedora
6 9 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (16.67%) UNIX
8 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.08%) openSUSE
10 1 (2.08%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) DevOps
2 18 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.58%) Time Management
6 6 (12.50%) Build Automation
6 6 (12.50%) Database Theory
6 6 (12.50%) Relational Database Theory
6 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.50%) Data Security
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Document Management
7 5 (10.42%) E-business
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) PHP
2 29 (60.42%) Python
2 29 (60.42%) Bash Shell
3 28 (58.33%) Perl
4 19 (39.58%) Ruby
5 12 (25.00%) Java
6 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
7 7 (14.58%) SQL
8 6 (12.50%) C#
8 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
2 12 (25.00%) CCNA
2 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Samba
2 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.58%) Varnish
4 6 (12.50%) Postfix
4 6 (12.50%) XenServer
5 2 (4.17%) Gluster
5 2 (4.17%) NFS
5 2 (4.17%) Squid
5 2 (4.17%) KVM
5 2 (4.17%) Docker
5 2 (4.17%) RHEV
5 2 (4.17%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 34 (70.83%) Puppet
2 28 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (33.33%) Nagios
4 14 (29.17%) Ansible
5 13 (27.08%) Salt
5 13 (27.08%) ZABBIX
5 13 (27.08%) Zenoss
6 8 (16.67%) Icinga
7 7 (14.58%) Munin
7 7 (14.58%) HAProxy
8 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (4.17%) Cobbler
8 2 (4.17%) SELinux
9 1 (2.08%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 12 (25.00%) Citrix
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle
4 9 (18.75%) VMware
5 7 (14.58%) Percona
6 5 (10.42%) Cisco
6 5 (10.42%) Zend
6 5 (10.42%) Splunk
Bristol
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £47,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago