The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 114 116 133
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 22 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.91% 0.80% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 2.33% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 24
Average salary £45,000 £32,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Ubuntu
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
755 773 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.08% 34.45% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 613 661 739
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridgeshire region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 21 £44,250 +39.37% 1
Ubuntu
East of England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 36 (62.07%) Linux
2 31 (53.45%) Perl
2 31 (53.45%) Red Hat
3 29 (50.00%) Python
4 27 (46.55%) UNIX
5 26 (44.83%) CentOS
6 25 (43.10%) Bash Shell
7 24 (41.38%) MySQL
8 23 (39.66%) Debian
9 13 (22.41%) SQL
10 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 12 (20.69%) HP
11 11 (18.97%) Puppet
11 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (17.24%) Perforce
12 10 (17.24%) Dell
12 10 (17.24%) IBM
12 10 (17.24%) DNS
12 10 (17.24%) Oracle
12 10 (17.24%) Solaris
13 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.52%) Bugzilla
13 9 (15.52%) Firewall
13 9 (15.52%) Ruby
14 8 (13.79%) VMware
14 8 (13.79%) Manufacturing
14 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
14 8 (13.79%) ITIL
14 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
14 8 (13.79%) Jenkins

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (10.34%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) iPlanet
4 2 (3.45%) nginx
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.24%) DNS
3 9 (15.52%) Firewall
4 6 (10.34%) Internet
4 6 (10.34%) OSPF
4 6 (10.34%) HTTP
5 5 (8.62%) LDAP
5 5 (8.62%) WAN
5 5 (8.62%) BGP
6 4 (6.90%) SAN
7 3 (5.17%) LTE
7 3 (5.17%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (5.17%) 3G
7 3 (5.17%) DHCP
8 2 (3.45%) VPN
8 2 (3.45%) Wireless
9 1 (1.72%) IPsec
9 1 (1.72%) VLAN
9 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) MySQL
2 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.62%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Bugzilla
2 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 5 (8.62%) JIRA
3 5 (8.62%) Hudson
4 4 (6.90%) Redmine
4 4 (6.90%) CMake
4 4 (6.90%) Maven
4 4 (6.90%) CruiseControl
4 4 (6.90%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (13.79%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Administrator
2 13 (22.41%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (20.69%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (18.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (15.52%) UNIX Administrator
5 9 (15.52%) Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 7 (12.07%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Technical Support
8 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Release Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Build and Release Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Python Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Systems Test Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 7 (12.07%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (8.62%) CSS
3 5 (8.62%) jQuery
4 4 (6.90%) Twisted
4 4 (6.90%) D3.js
4 4 (6.90%) Web Services
4 4 (6.90%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) JSON
5 3 (5.17%) LAMP
6 1 (1.72%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
6 1 (1.72%) Django
6 1 (1.72%) Middleware
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Client/Server
1 5 (8.62%) Streaming Media
2 4 (6.90%) IPTV
2 4 (6.90%) Biotechnology
2 4 (6.90%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (62.07%) Linux
2 27 (46.55%) UNIX
3 26 (44.83%) CentOS
4 23 (39.66%) Debian
5 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (17.24%) Solaris
7 7 (12.07%) Windows
8 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (5.17%) FreeBSD
9 3 (5.17%) SUSE
10 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.72%) Android
11 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) ITIL
1 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
1 8 (13.79%) DevOps
2 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.62%) Regression Testing
3 5 (8.62%) Online Security
3 5 (8.62%) Scrum
3 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
4 4 (6.90%) Functional Programming
4 4 (6.90%) Analytics
4 4 (6.90%) Bug Management
4 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
4 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
4 4 (6.90%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.45%) Test Management
6 2 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Perl
2 29 (50.00%) Python
3 25 (43.10%) Bash Shell
4 13 (22.41%) SQL
5 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.52%) Ruby
6 5 (8.62%) Erlang
7 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.90%) PHP
8 3 (5.17%) C++
8 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.45%) Java
9 2 (3.45%) C
10 1 (1.72%) C#
10 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) CCNA
1 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.17%) RHCE
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.17%) NFS
3 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.45%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) Puppet
2 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.90%) CFEngine
4 2 (3.45%) Ansible
5 1 (1.72%) Nagios
5 1 (1.72%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.72%) Munin
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Red Hat
2 12 (20.69%) HP
3 10 (17.24%) Dell
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 10 (17.24%) IBM
3 10 (17.24%) Perforce
4 8 (13.79%) VMware
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.90%) MKS
7 2 (3.45%) NetApp
7 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
7 2 (3.45%) Vertica
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix