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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 109 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 5 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.34% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.86% 0.89% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 37
Average salary £50,000 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £34,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
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
579 560 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.90% 38.46% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 469 447 561
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (65.38%) Perl
2 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Python
3 15 (57.69%) Red Hat
4 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
5 12 (46.15%) UNIX
6 11 (42.31%) CentOS
7 10 (38.46%) MySQL
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle
8 8 (30.77%) IBM
8 8 (30.77%) HP
8 8 (30.77%) Dell
8 8 (30.77%) Solaris
8 8 (30.77%) DNS
8 8 (30.77%) Puppet
9 7 (26.92%) Debian
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
10 6 (23.08%) ITIL
10 6 (23.08%) Internet
11 5 (19.23%) jQuery
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
11 5 (19.23%) Perforce
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
11 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 5 (19.23%) DHCP
12 4 (15.38%) OSPF
12 4 (15.38%) BGP
12 4 (15.38%) Firewall

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (15.38%) iPlanet
2 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) Internet
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) OSPF
4 4 (15.38%) BGP
4 4 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) Wireless
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (3.85%) HTTP
6 1 (3.85%) 3G
6 1 (3.85%) IPv4
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) LTE
6 1 (3.85%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Bugzilla
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) TestLink
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) CMake
3 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Test Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) jQuery
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) D3.js
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) LAMP
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) Django
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) Twisted
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
1 4 (15.38%) Streaming Media
1 4 (15.38%) IPTV
1 4 (15.38%) Biotechnology
2 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) UNIX
3 11 (42.31%) CentOS
4 8 (30.77%) Solaris
5 7 (26.92%) Debian
6 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Android
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 4 (15.38%) Analytics
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Bioinformatics
3 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Functional Programming
5 1 (3.85%) User Stories
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Perl
2 16 (61.54%) Python
3 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) Erlang
7 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCNA
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) NFS
1 4 (15.38%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) CFEngine
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Red Hat
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
2 8 (30.77%) HP
2 8 (30.77%) Dell
3 5 (19.23%) Perforce
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Vertica
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) MKS
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