The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 94 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 27 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 0.97% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.50% 2.78% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 23
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
600 576 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.73% 34.87% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 481 500 523
Average salary £41,750 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.82% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Ubuntu
Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridge region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 31 (64.58%) Linux
2 30 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 27 (56.25%) UNIX
3 27 (56.25%) CentOS
4 24 (50.00%) Perl
5 22 (45.83%) Python
6 21 (43.75%) MySQL
7 20 (41.67%) Debian
8 19 (39.58%) Bash Shell
9 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
11 9 (18.75%) Online Security
11 9 (18.75%) Puppet
12 8 (16.67%) DevOps
12 8 (16.67%) Perforce
12 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 8 (16.67%) Bugzilla
12 8 (16.67%) HP
12 8 (16.67%) Dell
12 8 (16.67%) IBM
12 8 (16.67%) ITIL
12 8 (16.67%) Solaris
12 8 (16.67%) Oracle
13 7 (14.58%) Firewall
13 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
14 6 (12.50%) DNS
14 6 (12.50%) HTTP
14 6 (12.50%) Ruby
15 5 (10.42%) Maven

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (10.42%) IIS
1 5 (10.42%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) nginx
3 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.58%) Firewall
3 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (12.50%) HTTP
4 5 (10.42%) OSPF
5 3 (6.25%) BGP
5 3 (6.25%) Internet
5 3 (6.25%) LDAP
5 3 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (6.25%) OpenVPN
6 2 (4.17%) RIP
6 2 (4.17%) SAN
6 2 (4.17%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) 3G
6 2 (4.17%) IPsec
6 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.17%) LTE
6 2 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) Ant
3 5 (10.42%) Hudson
3 5 (10.42%) Redmine
3 5 (10.42%) CMake
3 5 (10.42%) CruiseControl
3 5 (10.42%) Subversion
3 5 (10.42%) Maven
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Administrator
1 11 (22.92%) Technical Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Support Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Release Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Build and Release Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Python Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) XML
1 4 (8.33%) JSON
1 4 (8.33%) Twisted
1 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Smart Meter
2 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) Streaming Media
3 2 (4.17%) IPTV
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Linux
2 27 (56.25%) UNIX
2 27 (56.25%) CentOS
3 20 (41.67%) Debian
4 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.25%) Windows
6 3 (6.25%) FreeBSD
6 3 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 9 (18.75%) Online Security
3 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) DevOps
4 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.42%) Bug Management
5 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (4.17%) Product Management
7 2 (4.17%) Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Release Management
7 2 (4.17%) Test Management
7 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.17%) Requirements Management
7 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Perl
2 22 (45.83%) Python
3 19 (39.58%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.50%) Ruby
5 5 (10.42%) SQL
6 4 (8.33%) Erlang
7 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (4.17%) Java
8 2 (4.17%) C
8 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.08%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) CCNA
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.25%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) NFS
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Puppet
2 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.25%) Munin
3 3 (6.25%) Nagios
4 2 (4.17%) CFEngine
4 2 (4.17%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 8 (16.67%) Perforce
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) IBM
2 8 (16.67%) HP
2 8 (16.67%) Dell
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 5 (10.42%) MKS
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) NetApp
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