The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 71 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.14% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.60% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Ubuntu
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 168 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.00% 25.11% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 135 148 92
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Cardiff

Ubuntu
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL