The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 102 97 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% 1.59% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 4.67% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 11
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +3.65%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ubuntu
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
442 600 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.42% 34.17% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 364 487 497
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Debian
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) POSIX
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Debian
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) HPUX
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
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