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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 97 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 24 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.33% 1.01% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.89% 2.67% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 24
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
617 600 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.16% 37.85% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 504 524 559
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 2 September 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 33 (63.46%) Linux
2 32 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 30 (57.69%) UNIX
4 28 (53.85%) Perl
5 27 (51.92%) Python
5 27 (51.92%) CentOS
6 22 (42.31%) Bash Shell
6 22 (42.31%) MySQL
7 20 (38.46%) Debian
8 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 11 (21.15%) Puppet
9 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (19.23%) DNS
10 10 (19.23%) IBM
10 10 (19.23%) HP
10 10 (19.23%) Dell
10 10 (19.23%) Oracle
10 10 (19.23%) Solaris
11 9 (17.31%) Perforce
11 9 (17.31%) SQL
12 8 (15.38%) ITIL
12 8 (15.38%) VMware
12 8 (15.38%) Online Security
12 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
12 8 (15.38%) Bugzilla
12 8 (15.38%) DevOps
13 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
13 7 (13.46%) Firewall
13 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
14 6 (11.54%) OSPF

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (11.54%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) iPlanet
4 2 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.23%) DNS
3 7 (13.46%) Firewall
4 6 (11.54%) OSPF
4 6 (11.54%) HTTP
5 5 (9.62%) WAN
5 5 (9.62%) BGP
5 5 (9.62%) Internet
6 3 (5.77%) 3G
6 3 (5.77%) DHCP
6 3 (5.77%) LDAP
6 3 (5.77%) LTE
7 2 (3.85%) SAN
7 2 (3.85%) Wireless
8 1 (1.92%) VLAN
8 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.92%) IPv4
8 1 (1.92%) RIP
8 1 (1.92%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.92%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) Big Data
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Bugzilla
2 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) Hudson
4 4 (7.69%) Ant
4 4 (7.69%) CMake
4 4 (7.69%) CruiseControl
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
5 3 (5.77%) Redmine
General
1 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Administrator
2 11 (21.15%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (17.31%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (17.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Technical Support
5 8 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Python Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Build and Release Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Release Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) CSS
1 4 (7.69%) Web Services
1 4 (7.69%) XML
1 4 (7.69%) JSON
1 4 (7.69%) Twisted
1 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.77%) D3.js
2 3 (5.77%) jQuery
2 3 (5.77%) LAMP
2 3 (5.77%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) Spring
3 1 (1.92%) Ajax
3 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
1 5 (9.62%) Streaming Media
2 4 (7.69%) IPTV
2 4 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 3 (5.77%) Biotechnology
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (63.46%) Linux
2 30 (57.69%) UNIX
3 27 (51.92%) CentOS
4 20 (38.46%) Debian
5 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (19.23%) Solaris
7 5 (9.62%) Windows
8 3 (5.77%) FreeBSD
8 3 (5.77%) SUSE
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL
1 8 (15.38%) Online Security
1 8 (15.38%) DevOps
2 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) Scrum
4 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.69%) Functional Programming
6 3 (5.77%) Analytics
6 3 (5.77%) Bug Management
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (3.85%) Web Development
7 2 (3.85%) Test Management
8 1 (1.92%) Line Management
8 1 (1.92%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) Perl
2 27 (51.92%) Python
3 22 (42.31%) Bash Shell
4 9 (17.31%) SQL
5 5 (9.62%) Ruby
6 4 (7.69%) Erlang
6 4 (7.69%) PHP
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) C++
7 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.85%) Java
8 2 (3.85%) C
9 1 (1.92%) C#
9 1 (1.92%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) CCNA
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.77%) RHCE
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) NFS
3 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.85%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) Puppet
2 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.69%) CFEngine
4 2 (3.85%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) Nagios
5 1 (1.92%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.92%) Munin
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) IBM
2 10 (19.23%) HP
2 10 (19.23%) Dell
3 9 (17.31%) Perforce
4 8 (15.38%) VMware
5 4 (7.69%) MKS
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.85%) Vertica
6 2 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
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