The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 105 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 18 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.99% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.78% 1.42% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
476 493 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.28% 30.74% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 387 462 393
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
South West

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 August 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (86.05%) MySQL
3 33 (76.74%) Zend
4 31 (72.09%) Degree
5 24 (55.81%) Apache
6 21 (48.84%) Cisco
7 20 (46.51%) Red Hat
7 20 (46.51%) Firewall
8 19 (44.19%) PHP
9 18 (41.86%) E-Commerce
9 18 (41.86%) CCNA
9 18 (41.86%) Citrix
9 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (41.86%) Wiki
9 18 (41.86%) CentOS
9 18 (41.86%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (39.53%) NetScaler
10 17 (39.53%) Document Management
10 17 (39.53%) E-business
10 17 (39.53%) SLA
10 17 (39.53%) SQL
10 17 (39.53%) Java
11 16 (37.21%) Web Services
12 15 (34.88%) Scrum
12 15 (34.88%) Fedora
12 15 (34.88%) Magento
12 15 (34.88%) PHP5
12 15 (34.88%) jQuery
12 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
13 14 (32.56%) Shopify

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (55.81%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) nginx
3 3 (6.98%) Node.js
4 2 (4.65%) Zimbra
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Magento
2 14 (32.56%) Shopify
3 1 (2.33%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) SaaS
1 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 17 (39.53%) NetScaler
3 5 (11.63%) LDAP
4 4 (9.30%) SAN
5 3 (6.98%) VPN
6 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.65%) SSH
6 2 (4.65%) DNS
6 2 (4.65%) Internet
6 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.65%) OpenVPN
6 2 (4.65%) NAS
7 1 (2.33%) IPv6
7 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.33%) OSPF
7 1 (2.33%) BGP
7 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.33%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) WAN
7 1 (2.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (86.05%) MySQL
2 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
3 14 (32.56%) Hazelcast
3 14 (32.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Software Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Support
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Support
8 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Administrator
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) DevOps Consultant
10 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
10 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Web Services
2 15 (34.88%) jQuery
3 14 (32.56%) RESTful
3 14 (32.56%) Spring
3 14 (32.56%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (6.98%) LAMP
5 2 (4.65%) CakePHP
5 2 (4.65%) Symfony
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) SOAP
5 2 (4.65%) HTML
6 1 (2.33%) HTML5
6 1 (2.33%) REST
6 1 (2.33%) CSS3
6 1 (2.33%) Yii
6 1 (2.33%) XHTML
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) XML
6 1 (2.33%) XML-RPC
6 1 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Wiki
2 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) W3C
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) CentOS
3 15 (34.88%) Fedora
4 7 (16.28%) Windows
5 4 (9.30%) Debian
6 3 (6.98%) UNIX
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) E-Commerce
1 18 (41.86%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (39.53%) Document Management
2 17 (39.53%) E-business
3 15 (34.88%) Scrum
4 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
4 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (25.58%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL
7 2 (4.65%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.33%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Network Management
8 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.33%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) PHP
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) PHP5
4 7 (16.28%) Perl
5 6 (13.95%) Python
5 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) ECMAScript
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Degree
2 18 (41.86%) CCNA
2 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (39.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Samba
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) NFS
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) Postfix
4 1 (2.33%) Squid
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Nagios
2 3 (6.98%) ZABBIX
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) YUM
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.33%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.33%) logstash
3 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Zend
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 20 (46.51%) Red Hat
4 18 (41.86%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) ZyXEL
7 2 (4.65%) Scalix
8 1 (2.33%) hybris
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk
8 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Avaya
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Intershop