The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 96 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.089% 0.23% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 0.88% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £24,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -53.80%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Ubuntu
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
245 452 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.78% 26.19% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 215 387 368
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) POSIX
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) ANSI C
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Engine Yard
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Heroku
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) GitLab
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) POSIX
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (16.67%) MCollective
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) ANSI C
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
1 1 (16.67%) Postfix
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) Cobbler
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware