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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 96 96 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 7 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 1.52% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 4.49% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 15
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,500
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
401 602 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.64% 33.84% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 333 481 500
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
3 8 (61.54%) Debian
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 5 (38.46%) Python
6 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) Perl
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) DevOps
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
8 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) NAS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) ColdFusion
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (76.92%) Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (15.38%) Twisted
2 1 (7.69%) POSIX
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
3 8 (61.54%) Debian
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (15.38%) Solaris
9 1 (7.69%) AIX
9 1 (7.69%) HPUX
9 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Docker
4 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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