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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 111 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 21 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.06% 0.54% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 1.71% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.66%
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
479 584 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.20% 31.36% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 395 500 362
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 26 November 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) MySQL
3 23 (63.89%) Degree
4 22 (61.11%) PHP
5 21 (58.33%) Apache
6 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
6 19 (52.78%) CentOS
7 16 (44.44%) Open Source
7 16 (44.44%) Fedora
8 14 (38.89%) Python
8 14 (38.89%) Zend
8 14 (38.89%) Puppet
9 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
9 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
9 13 (36.11%) Windows
10 12 (33.33%) Debian
10 12 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (30.56%) Firewall
11 11 (30.56%) DevOps
12 10 (27.78%) Icinga
12 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
12 10 (27.78%) Nagios
12 10 (27.78%) SLA
12 10 (27.78%) Ruby
12 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
13 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (25.00%) Wiki
13 9 (25.00%) Subversion

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 21 (58.33%) Apache
2 8 (22.22%) nginx
3 7 (19.44%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (16.67%) Apache Solr
5 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.56%) MediaWiki
6 2 (5.56%) Confluence
7 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Magento
1 6 (16.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Firewall
2 8 (22.22%) VPN
3 7 (19.44%) NetScaler
4 6 (16.67%) OSPF
4 6 (16.67%) BGP
5 4 (11.11%) VLAN
6 3 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) IPsec
7 2 (5.56%) EIGRP
7 2 (5.56%) IPv6
7 2 (5.56%) SAN
7 2 (5.56%) LDAP
7 2 (5.56%) LAN
7 2 (5.56%) WAN
8 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) MySQL
2 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
5 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 6 (16.67%) MariaDB
5 6 (16.67%) Hazelcast
5 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) Subversion
3 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.67%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.56%) Hudson
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Systems Support
4 7 (19.44%) Administrator
4 7 (19.44%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Systems Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Junior
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Linux Support
8 2 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Graduate
9 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 7 (19.44%) jQuery
3 6 (16.67%) RESTful
3 6 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (16.67%) LINQ
3 6 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (2.78%) XML-RPC
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) Symfony
5 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
5 1 (2.78%) CakePHP
5 1 (2.78%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) XHTML
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Open Source
2 9 (25.00%) Wiki
3 6 (16.67%) Derivative
3 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.89%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) CentOS
3 16 (44.44%) Fedora
4 13 (36.11%) Windows
5 12 (33.33%) Debian
6 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (11.11%) openSUSE
8 4 (11.11%) SUSE
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
2 11 (30.56%) DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (19.44%) E-business
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Document Management
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Data Security
5 6 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) Database Theory
7 2 (5.56%) Relational Database Theory
8 1 (2.78%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.78%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.78%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) PHP
2 14 (38.89%) Python
3 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
4 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 10 (27.78%) Ruby
5 9 (25.00%) Java
5 9 (25.00%) Perl
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) PHP5
8 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) CCNA
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Varnish
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Samba
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Postfix
2 2 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) Puppet
2 10 (27.78%) Icinga
2 10 (27.78%) Nagios
3 8 (22.22%) ZABBIX
4 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (16.67%) HAProxy
5 6 (16.67%) Ansible
5 6 (16.67%) Munin
5 6 (16.67%) Zenoss
6 4 (11.11%) Cacti
7 1 (2.78%) YUM
7 1 (2.78%) logstash
7 1 (2.78%) Salt
7 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
2 14 (38.89%) Zend
3 9 (25.00%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco
6 6 (16.67%) Splunk
6 6 (16.67%) Percona
7 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago