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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 109 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.75% 0.19% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.66% 0.59% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 12
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
527 512 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.41% 32.38% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 445 469 356
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) MySQL
3 25 (64.10%) Degree
4 22 (56.41%) Zend
5 21 (53.85%) Red Hat
6 19 (48.72%) Apache
6 19 (48.72%) CentOS
7 16 (41.03%) Fedora
7 16 (41.03%) PHP
8 15 (38.46%) SQL
8 15 (38.46%) Java
8 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (35.90%) Firewall
10 13 (33.33%) jQuery
10 13 (33.33%) Web Services
10 13 (33.33%) Cisco
10 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 13 (33.33%) DevOps
11 12 (30.77%) Shopify
11 12 (30.77%) Hazelcast
11 12 (30.77%) RESTful
11 12 (30.77%) SaaS
11 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
11 12 (30.77%) SLA
11 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
11 12 (30.77%) Magento
11 12 (30.77%) PHP5
11 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
11 12 (30.77%) Scrum

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (48.72%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) nginx
3 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 2 (5.13%) Zimbra
5 1 (2.56%) Confluence
5 1 (2.56%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Magento
1 12 (30.77%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.77%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 6 (15.38%) SAN
4 5 (12.82%) LDAP
4 5 (12.82%) OSPF
4 5 (12.82%) BGP
5 4 (10.26%) VLAN
6 3 (7.69%) Internet
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) DNS
7 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.13%) NAS
7 2 (5.13%) OpenVPN
7 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.13%) SSH
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
8 1 (2.56%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.56%) IPsec
8 1 (2.56%) IPv6
8 1 (2.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) MySQL
2 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 12 (30.77%) Hazelcast
3 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Hudson
4 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Administrator
6 6 (15.38%) Systems Support
6 6 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Junior
9 2 (5.13%) Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Support
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Support
10 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) Web Services
1 13 (33.33%) jQuery
2 12 (30.77%) RESTful
2 12 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
2 12 (30.77%) Spring
3 3 (7.69%) LAMP
4 1 (2.56%) XML-RPC
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) XHTML
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) Symfony
4 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
4 1 (2.56%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.64%) Wiki
3 8 (20.51%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (48.72%) CentOS
3 16 (41.03%) Fedora
4 11 (28.21%) Windows
5 7 (17.95%) Debian
6 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.26%) openSUSE
7 4 (10.26%) SUSE
8 3 (7.69%) UNIX
9 2 (5.13%) Solaris
10 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) DevOps
3 12 (30.77%) Scrum
3 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (23.08%) Document Management
5 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 9 (23.08%) E-business
6 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
9 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.56%) MVC
9 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) PHP
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) PHP5
4 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.95%) Perl
6 6 (15.38%) Python
7 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.69%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) ECMAScript
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) CCNA
2 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) RHCE
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Samba
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) NFS
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Squid
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Postfix
3 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Nagios
2 5 (12.82%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) Cacti
3 4 (10.26%) Icinga
4 3 (7.69%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.56%) YUM
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.56%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Zend
2 21 (53.85%) Red Hat
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco
4 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) VMware
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) Splunk
8 2 (5.13%) Scalix
9 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.56%) Avaya
9 1 (2.56%) Juniper
9 1 (2.56%) HP
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
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