The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 54 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.51% 0.97% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.23% 3.26% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £70,000 £46,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% +41.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Ubuntu
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 92 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 41.16% 29.87% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 128 84 59
Average salary £35,000 £39,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.94% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Ubuntu
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat