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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 93 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 19 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.09% 1.03% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.19% 2.56% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 19
Average salary £44,250 £31,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.37% -29.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
596 625 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.14% 40.27% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 491 531 580
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 28 (58.33%) Python
2 28 (58.33%) Perl
3 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
4 24 (50.00%) UNIX
5 22 (45.83%) Bash Shell
5 22 (45.83%) CentOS
6 19 (39.58%) MySQL
7 18 (37.50%) Debian
8 11 (22.92%) Puppet
9 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (20.83%) HP
9 10 (20.83%) Dell
9 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.83%) IBM
9 10 (20.83%) Oracle
9 10 (20.83%) Solaris
10 9 (18.75%) SQL
10 9 (18.75%) DNS
10 9 (18.75%) Perforce
11 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
11 8 (16.67%) Bugzilla
11 8 (16.67%) ITIL
11 8 (16.67%) DevOps
12 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
12 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
12 7 (14.58%) Firewall
12 7 (14.58%) VMware
12 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.50%) OSPF

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.17%) nginx
4 2 (4.17%) iPlanet
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.75%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) Firewall
4 6 (12.50%) OSPF
4 6 (12.50%) HTTP
5 5 (10.42%) WAN
5 5 (10.42%) Internet
5 5 (10.42%) BGP
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) LDAP
6 3 (6.25%) 3G
6 3 (6.25%) LTE
7 2 (4.17%) Wireless
7 2 (4.17%) SAN
8 1 (2.08%) RIP
8 1 (2.08%) IPv4
8 1 (2.08%) VLAN
8 1 (2.08%) OpenVPN
8 1 (2.08%) 4G
8 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) Big Data
2 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) TestLink
4 4 (8.33%) Hudson
4 4 (8.33%) CMake
4 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 4 (8.33%) CruiseControl
4 4 (8.33%) Ant
5 3 (6.25%) Redmine
6 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Developer
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%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Build and Release Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Release Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Test Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) CSS
1 5 (10.42%) jQuery
2 4 (8.33%) Twisted
2 4 (8.33%) D3.js
2 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.33%) JSON
2 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 4 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) LAMP
3 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
1 5 (10.42%) Streaming Media
2 4 (8.33%) Smart Meter
2 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.33%) Biotechnology
2 4 (8.33%) IPTV
3 2 (4.17%) Open Source
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Linux
2 24 (50.00%) UNIX
3 22 (45.83%) CentOS
4 18 (37.50%) Debian
5 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.83%) Solaris
6 5 (10.42%) Windows
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.17%) SUSE
8 2 (4.17%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
1 8 (16.67%) DevOps
2 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
2 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
3 5 (10.42%) Scrum
4 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.33%) Functional Programming
4 4 (8.33%) Analytics
4 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (8.33%) Online Security
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.25%) Bug Management
6 2 (4.17%) Test Management
6 2 (4.17%) Web Development
7 1 (2.08%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Python
1 28 (58.33%) Perl
2 22 (45.83%) Bash Shell
3 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) Ruby
4 5 (10.42%) Erlang
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) C++
6 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) C
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) CCNA
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.17%) RHCE
3 1 (2.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) NFS
2 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.33%) CFEngine
4 2 (4.17%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.08%) Munin
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
2 10 (20.83%) HP
2 10 (20.83%) Dell
2 10 (20.83%) IBM
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 9 (18.75%) Perforce
4 7 (14.58%) VMware
5 4 (8.33%) MKS
6 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.17%) Vertica
7 2 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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