The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 100 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 20 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.11% 0.45% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.38% 1.20% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 20
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,600 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
591 753 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.72% 37.90% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 505 641 741
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
Cambridgeshire

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 17 April 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (64.29%) Linux
1 18 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 15 (53.57%) UNIX
3 14 (50.00%) CentOS
4 10 (35.71%) Debian
5 9 (32.14%) MySQL
6 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 8 (28.57%) Online Security
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (21.43%) Perl
8 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
9 5 (17.86%) Python
9 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (14.29%) Degree
10 4 (14.29%) Puppet
10 4 (14.29%) VPN
10 4 (14.29%) IIS
10 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (10.71%) Law
11 3 (10.71%) Firewall
11 3 (10.71%) LDAP
11 3 (10.71%) HTTP
11 3 (10.71%) Nagios
11 3 (10.71%) OpenVPN
11 3 (10.71%) Ruby
11 3 (10.71%) Munin
11 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (10.71%) LDAP
3 3 (10.71%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) OpenVPN
4 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (7.14%) IPsec
4 2 (7.14%) RIP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Ant
1 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
1 2 (7.14%) Redmine
1 2 (7.14%) CMake
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.71%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Administrator
1 8 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Web Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Spring
1 1 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) UNIX
3 14 (50.00%) CentOS
4 10 (35.71%) Debian
5 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Solaris
7 2 (7.14%) FreeBSD
7 2 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Online Security
2 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Product Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Bug Management
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) OOD
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) BDD
6 1 (3.57%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) NFS
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Nagios
2 3 (10.71%) Munin
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MKS
2 2 (7.14%) Perforce
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 2 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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