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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 108 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 20 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 1.27% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.01% 5.32% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 25
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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
499 470 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.30% 23.89% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 455 399 398
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 1 June 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (73.91%) Puppet
3 33 (71.74%) Red Hat
3 33 (71.74%) DevOps
4 32 (69.57%) Bash Shell
5 31 (67.39%) CentOS
6 30 (65.22%) Perl
7 29 (63.04%) Apache
7 29 (63.04%) Debian
7 29 (63.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (56.52%) Python
9 25 (54.35%) PHP
9 25 (54.35%) Configuration Management
9 25 (54.35%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
11 20 (43.48%) MySQL
11 20 (43.48%) Windows
12 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (36.96%) nginx
13 17 (36.96%) Java
14 16 (34.78%) Nagios
14 16 (34.78%) VMware
14 16 (34.78%) Hudson
15 15 (32.61%) Samba
15 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (32.61%) Firewall
16 14 (30.43%) LAN
16 14 (30.43%) WAN
16 14 (30.43%) Ruby
17 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 29 (63.04%) Apache
2 17 (36.96%) nginx
3 10 (21.74%) IIS
4 7 (15.22%) Confluence
4 7 (15.22%) MediaWiki
5 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.35%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) IaaS
4 2 (4.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) Firewall
2 14 (30.43%) LAN
2 14 (30.43%) WAN
3 9 (19.57%) VPN
4 7 (15.22%) IPsec
4 7 (15.22%) OSPF
4 7 (15.22%) BGP
4 7 (15.22%) EIGRP
4 7 (15.22%) IPv6
4 7 (15.22%) LDAP
4 7 (15.22%) Network Security
5 3 (6.52%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) DNS
6 2 (4.35%) SSH
7 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) MySQL
2 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
2 16 (34.78%) Hudson
3 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
4 8 (17.39%) Subversion
5 7 (15.22%) JIRA
6 3 (6.52%) Maven
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.17%) Junior
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) LAMP
3 3 (6.52%) Sensu
4 2 (4.35%) libvirt
5 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Wiki
3 4 (8.70%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (67.39%) CentOS
3 29 (63.04%) Debian
3 29 (63.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (43.48%) Windows
5 11 (23.91%) UNIX
6 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (19.57%) Fedora
8 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (2.17%) FreeBSD
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) DevOps
2 25 (54.35%) Configuration Management
3 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (19.57%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (19.57%) Open Source
7 7 (15.22%) Database Theory
7 7 (15.22%) Relational Database Theory
7 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.87%) Build Automation
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.17%) Document Management
10 1 (2.17%) E-business
10 1 (2.17%) Migration
10 1 (2.17%) Project Management
10 1 (2.17%) Time Management
10 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Bash Shell
2 30 (65.22%) Perl
3 26 (56.52%) Python
4 25 (54.35%) PHP
5 17 (36.96%) Java
6 14 (30.43%) Ruby
7 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
8 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.52%) Bourne shell
9 3 (6.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (17.39%) CCNA
2 7 (15.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Samba
1 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.22%) iptables
3 7 (15.22%) Postfix
3 7 (15.22%) XenServer
4 2 (4.35%) oVirt
4 2 (4.35%) GFS2
4 2 (4.35%) KVM
4 2 (4.35%) Docker
4 2 (4.35%) RHEV
4 2 (4.35%) Squid
4 2 (4.35%) Gluster
4 2 (4.35%) NFS
5 1 (2.17%) Varnish
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (73.91%) Puppet
2 25 (54.35%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (34.78%) Nagios
4 12 (26.09%) Salt
5 11 (23.91%) Ansible
5 11 (23.91%) ZABBIX
5 11 (23.91%) Zenoss
6 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.35%) Pacemaker
7 2 (4.35%) Capistrano
7 2 (4.35%) SELinux
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (4.35%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.17%) Munin
8 1 (2.17%) SCCM
8 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.17%) Icinga
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Red Hat
2 16 (34.78%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Percona
5 1 (2.17%) Splunk
5 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.17%) Zend
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago