The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 228 271 294
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 81 63 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.51% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.28% 1.92% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 75 57 31
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £57,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
Ubuntu
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2469 3288 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.69% 26.56% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2120 2871 2949
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the City of London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 122 (97.60%) Linux
2 67 (53.60%) Python
3 65 (52.00%) Puppet
4 61 (48.80%) Amazon AWS
5 58 (46.40%) DevOps
6 51 (40.80%) Java
7 49 (39.20%) Git (software)
8 48 (38.40%) Jenkins
9 47 (37.60%) Opscode Chef
9 47 (37.60%) Apache
10 45 (36.00%) Bash Shell
11 44 (35.20%) Red Hat
11 44 (35.20%) VMware
12 43 (34.40%) Ansible
13 42 (33.60%) Perl
14 40 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (30.40%) Ruby
16 37 (29.60%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (27.20%) MySQL
18 31 (24.80%) Nagios
18 31 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
19 30 (24.00%) UNIX
20 29 (23.20%) Web Services
20 29 (23.20%) Debian
20 29 (23.20%) PostgreSQL
20 29 (23.20%) ZABBIX
21 28 (22.40%) CentOS
21 28 (22.40%) Maven
21 28 (22.40%) Software Engineering
21 28 (22.40%) Windows

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 47 (37.60%) Apache
2 24 (19.20%) Tomcat
3 20 (16.00%) nginx
4 9 (7.20%) IIS
5 8 (6.40%) WordPress
6 7 (5.60%) Apache Spark
6 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
7 6 (4.80%) Drupal
7 6 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (4.00%) Confluence
8 5 (4.00%) MediaWiki
9 4 (3.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (2.40%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.40%) JBoss
11 2 (1.60%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.80%) Node.js
12 1 (0.80%) Gunicorn
12 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.80%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 61 (48.80%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.40%) IaaS
4 5 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.40%) Route 53
6 2 (1.60%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.80%) SaaS
7 1 (0.80%) Office 365
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.00%) Firewall
2 16 (12.80%) DNS
3 12 (9.60%) DHCP
4 11 (8.80%) VPN
5 10 (8.00%) HTTP
6 9 (7.20%) LDAP
7 8 (6.40%) IPsec
8 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.60%) Internet
9 6 (4.80%) IMAP
9 6 (4.80%) SAN
9 6 (4.80%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (4.00%) Network Security
10 5 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.00%) IPv6
10 5 (4.00%) OSPF
10 5 (4.00%) BGP
10 5 (4.00%) EIGRP
10 5 (4.00%) LAN
10 5 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.20%) MySQL
2 29 (23.20%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
4 16 (12.80%) MongoDB
5 13 (10.40%) Relational Database
6 10 (8.00%) NoSQL
6 10 (8.00%) Redis
7 9 (7.20%) Hadoop
8 8 (6.40%) Big Data
9 5 (4.00%) QlikView
10 4 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.60%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.80%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.80%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 49 (39.20%) Git (software)
2 48 (38.40%) Jenkins
3 28 (22.40%) Maven
4 17 (13.60%) Subversion
5 16 (12.80%) JIRA
6 13 (10.40%) Hudson
7 12 (9.60%) Selenium
8 11 (8.80%) Gradle
9 9 (7.20%) JUnit
10 8 (6.40%) TestNG
11 7 (5.60%) Bitbucket
11 7 (5.60%) Log4j
12 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (3.20%) LoadRunner
12 4 (3.20%) SonarQube
13 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.60%) Grunt
14 2 (1.60%) RSpec
15 1 (0.80%) Mockito
15 1 (0.80%) Capybara
General
1 12 (9.60%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.60%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Billing
4 5 (4.00%) Advertising
5 2 (1.60%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (26.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
2 30 (24.00%) Administrator
3 22 (17.60%) Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Python Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Consultant
7 7 (5.60%) DevOps Consultant
7 7 (5.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Production Support Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Mid-Level Java Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.20%) Web Services
2 19 (15.20%) LAMP
3 16 (12.80%) HTML
4 14 (11.20%) CSS
5 13 (10.40%) Sensu
6 11 (8.80%) jQuery
7 10 (8.00%) Ajax
7 10 (8.00%) RESTful
8 9 (7.20%) Spring
9 8 (6.40%) Hibernate
9 8 (6.40%) JSP
9 8 (6.40%) Java EE
9 8 (6.40%) JSTL
10 7 (5.60%) Django
11 6 (4.80%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (4.00%) HTML5
12 5 (4.00%) .NET
12 5 (4.00%) Memcached
12 5 (4.00%) Sass
12 5 (4.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.20%) Digital Media
3 8 (6.40%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.80%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.00%) Wiki
5 5 (4.00%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.20%) Clustering
6 4 (3.20%) Tandem
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.60%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.80%) W3C
8 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.80%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 122 (97.60%) Linux
2 30 (24.00%) UNIX
3 29 (23.20%) Debian
4 28 (22.40%) Windows
4 28 (22.40%) CentOS
5 18 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (6.40%) Fedora
7 7 (5.60%) Android
7 7 (5.60%) openSUSE
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.80%) VMS
11 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.40%) DevOps
2 40 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.40%) Software Engineering
5 18 (14.40%) Configuration Management
6 17 (13.60%) TDD
7 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
8 12 (9.60%) Scrum
9 11 (8.80%) ITIL
9 11 (8.80%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.80%) Open Source
10 8 (6.40%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.40%) Build Automation
11 7 (5.60%) Analytics
11 7 (5.60%) Marketing Analytics
11 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.60%) Kanban
12 6 (4.80%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.80%) Service Management
13 5 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 67 (53.60%) Python
2 51 (40.80%) Java
3 45 (36.00%) Bash Shell
4 42 (33.60%) Perl
5 38 (30.40%) Ruby
6 25 (20.00%) PHP
7 23 (18.40%) SQL
8 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
9 14 (11.20%) Shell Script
9 14 (11.20%) Groovy
10 13 (10.40%) Bourne shell
11 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.20%) C#
14 2 (1.60%) PHP5
14 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.80%) AWK
15 1 (0.80%) Scala
15 1 (0.80%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.80%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) RHCE
3 2 (1.60%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (1.60%) LPIC
3 2 (1.60%) MCITP
3 2 (1.60%) CCNA
3 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.80%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (29.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (16.80%) Docker
3 10 (8.00%) Varnish
4 8 (6.40%) LXC
4 8 (6.40%) KVM
5 7 (5.60%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.60%) NFS
6 6 (4.80%) Samba
6 6 (4.80%) Postfix
6 6 (4.80%) XenServer
7 5 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 5 (4.00%) iptables
8 4 (3.20%) Xen
9 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
10 2 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.80%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.80%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.80%) vCloud
11 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 65 (52.00%) Puppet
2 47 (37.60%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (34.40%) Ansible
4 31 (24.80%) Nagios
5 29 (23.20%) ZABBIX
6 21 (16.80%) Vagrant
7 12 (9.60%) Salt
8 8 (6.40%) Cacti
9 7 (5.60%) Tivoli
9 7 (5.60%) Mesos
9 7 (5.60%) Chronos
10 5 (4.00%) Sysprep
11 4 (3.20%) CA LISA
12 2 (1.60%) Capistrano
12 2 (1.60%) Unicenter
12 2 (1.60%) Ganglia
12 2 (1.60%) Graphite
13 1 (0.80%) Kibana
13 1 (0.80%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (35.20%) Red Hat
1 44 (35.20%) VMware
2 21 (16.80%) Oracle
3 11 (8.80%) Cisco
3 11 (8.80%) HP
4 8 (6.40%) Citrix
5 7 (5.60%) EMC
5 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.80%) NetApp
6 6 (4.80%) Isilon
7 4 (3.20%) Pega
7 4 (3.20%) Coverity
7 4 (3.20%) Splunk
7 4 (3.20%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.20%) CA
7 4 (3.20%) Adobe
7 4 (3.20%) IBM
8 3 (2.40%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.60%) Twitter
10 1 (0.80%) Rackspace
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