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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 115 124 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 21 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 0.52% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.68% 1.89% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £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
449 530 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.52% 27.75% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 385 450 367
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (70.59%) Apache
3 23 (67.65%) MySQL
4 21 (61.76%) PHP
5 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
5 18 (52.94%) Puppet
6 17 (50.00%) Degree
6 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 16 (47.06%) Python
7 16 (47.06%) CentOS
7 16 (47.06%) Open Source
8 15 (44.12%) Debian
9 14 (41.18%) Windows
10 13 (38.24%) Perl
10 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
10 13 (38.24%) Nagios
10 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (38.24%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (38.24%) DevOps
11 12 (35.29%) Firewall
11 12 (35.29%) Subversion
11 12 (35.29%) Ruby
11 12 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
12 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
12 11 (32.35%) Fedora
12 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX
12 11 (32.35%) nginx
12 11 (32.35%) Icinga
13 10 (29.41%) VPN

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (70.59%) Apache
2 11 (32.35%) nginx
3 7 (20.59%) Apache Solr
3 7 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.76%) Confluence
4 4 (11.76%) MediaWiki
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
1 1 (2.94%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 10 (29.41%) VPN
3 8 (23.53%) OSPF
3 8 (23.53%) BGP
4 6 (17.65%) NetScaler
5 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
5 4 (11.76%) IPv6
5 4 (11.76%) LDAP
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) IPsec
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
5 4 (11.76%) Network Security
6 3 (8.82%) Internet
7 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) MySQL
2 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
3 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
3 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (20.59%) MariaDB
4 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Subversion
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.59%) Mercurial
4 4 (11.76%) Hudson
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Support Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Support
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Junior
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Support
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (17.65%) LINQ
4 5 (14.71%) LAMP
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) XHTML
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) SOAP
6 1 (2.94%) Spring
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) Symfony
6 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
6 1 (2.94%) CakePHP
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) XML-RPC
6 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Open Source
2 10 (29.41%) Wiki
3 7 (20.59%) Derivative
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) CentOS
3 15 (44.12%) Debian
4 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 12 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (32.35%) Fedora
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (11.76%) openSUSE
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (11.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
1 13 (38.24%) DevOps
2 10 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (20.59%) Time Management
4 6 (17.65%) Document Management
4 6 (17.65%) E-business
4 6 (17.65%) Data Security
5 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) Build Automation
6 4 (11.76%) Database Theory
6 4 (11.76%) Relational Database Theory
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) OO
9 1 (2.94%) Web Development
9 1 (2.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) PHP
2 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 16 (47.06%) Python
4 13 (38.24%) Perl
5 12 (35.29%) Ruby
6 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
7 8 (23.53%) Java
8 6 (17.65%) C#
9 5 (14.71%) SQL
10 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.94%) PHP5
11 1 (2.94%) ECMAScript
11 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) CCNA
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Varnish
2 4 (11.76%) Samba
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Postfix
2 4 (11.76%) XenServer
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) Puppet
2 13 (38.24%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (38.24%) Nagios
3 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX
3 11 (32.35%) Icinga
4 9 (26.47%) Zenoss
5 7 (20.59%) Munin
5 7 (20.59%) HAProxy
5 7 (20.59%) Ansible
6 4 (11.76%) Salt
6 4 (11.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix
3 9 (26.47%) Oracle
4 8 (23.53%) Zend
5 7 (20.59%) Percona
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco
7 5 (14.71%) Splunk
8 4 (11.76%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
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