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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 119 112 137
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 8 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 1.25% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.22% 4.10% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -
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
655 756 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.82% 30.48% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 553 609 771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 -9 7 £37,500 +3.44%
Peterborough +4 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Ubuntu
East of England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) CentOS
3 11 (73.33%) Debian
4 8 (53.33%) Perl
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) Puppet
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) NAS
8 3 (20.00%) vSphere
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) Apache
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) iPlanet
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Heroku
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (80.00%) Administrator
2 9 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
1 2 (13.33%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) CentOS
3 11 (73.33%) Debian
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) CoreOS
7 2 (13.33%) Solaris
8 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Kanban
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) NFS
3 2 (13.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) CFEngine
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) Vertica
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) IBM