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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 230 293 285
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 70 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 1.55% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 35
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
2408 3360 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.44% 26.68% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2103 2969 2978
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 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 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 7 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.

1 115 (97.46%) Linux
2 63 (53.39%) Puppet
3 53 (44.92%) Python
4 51 (43.22%) Apache
5 45 (38.14%) Git (software)
6 44 (37.29%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (35.59%) Java
7 42 (35.59%) Perl
8 41 (34.75%) Jenkins
9 40 (33.90%) DevOps
9 40 (33.90%) VMware
10 39 (33.05%) MySQL
11 38 (32.20%) Bash Shell
11 38 (32.20%) Opscode Chef
12 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (29.66%) Red Hat
14 34 (28.81%) PostgreSQL
15 33 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
15 33 (27.97%) Web Services
16 31 (26.27%) Windows
16 31 (26.27%) Debian
17 29 (24.58%) Nagios
17 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (24.58%) Ruby
18 28 (23.73%) Tomcat
18 28 (23.73%) PHP
19 27 (22.88%) Maven
20 26 (22.03%) UNIX
21 25 (21.19%) Oracle
21 25 (21.19%) ZABBIX

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 51 (43.22%) Apache
2 28 (23.73%) Tomcat
3 22 (18.64%) nginx
4 12 (10.17%) IIS
5 11 (9.32%) WordPress
6 9 (7.63%) MS Exchange
7 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
8 7 (5.93%) Drupal
9 6 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (4.24%) Apache Spark
11 4 (3.39%) JBoss
11 4 (3.39%) Node.js
11 4 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (2.54%) MediaWiki
12 3 (2.54%) OpenStack
12 3 (2.54%) Confluence
13 2 (1.69%) Jetty
14 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.85%) Gunicorn
14 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 44 (37.29%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.78%) IaaS
4 5 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.54%) Route 53
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.85%) SaaS
7 1 (0.85%) Office 365
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.49%) Firewall
2 19 (16.10%) DHCP
2 19 (16.10%) DNS
3 13 (11.02%) HTTP
4 9 (7.63%) VPN
4 9 (7.63%) Internet
4 9 (7.63%) IMAP
5 8 (6.78%) iSCSI
5 8 (6.78%) SMTP
6 7 (5.93%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.08%) LDAP
7 6 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (5.08%) SAN
7 6 (5.08%) IPsec
8 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.39%) LAN
9 4 (3.39%) WAN
10 3 (2.54%) OSPF
10 3 (2.54%) BGP
10 3 (2.54%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.05%) MySQL
2 34 (28.81%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (19.49%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.86%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.47%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.63%) Redis
7 8 (6.78%) NoSQL
7 8 (6.78%) QlikView
8 7 (5.93%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.24%) Big Data
10 3 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.69%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.85%) Riak
12 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 45 (38.14%) Git (software)
2 41 (34.75%) Jenkins
3 27 (22.88%) Maven
4 19 (16.10%) Subversion
5 18 (15.25%) JIRA
6 15 (12.71%) Gradle
7 14 (11.86%) Selenium
8 11 (9.32%) JUnit
9 10 (8.47%) Log4j
9 10 (8.47%) TestNG
9 10 (8.47%) Bitbucket
10 8 (6.78%) Hudson
11 4 (3.39%) SonarQube
11 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.39%) LoadRunner
12 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.54%) Grunt
13 2 (1.69%) RSpec
13 2 (1.69%) Ant
14 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (10.17%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.78%) Billing
4 6 (5.08%) Advertising
5 5 (4.24%) Marketing
6 3 (2.54%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (33.05%) Systems Administrator
1 39 (33.05%) Administrator
2 22 (18.64%) Developer
3 20 (16.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (11.02%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (10.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 12 (10.17%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Consultant
7 5 (4.24%) Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Python Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Production Support Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (3.39%) Network Administrator
9 3 (2.54%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (2.54%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.97%) Web Services
2 20 (16.95%) LAMP
3 19 (16.10%) HTML
4 17 (14.41%) CSS
5 16 (13.56%) jQuery
6 14 (11.86%) Ajax
7 12 (10.17%) RESTful
7 12 (10.17%) Spring
8 11 (9.32%) Java EE
9 10 (8.47%) Hibernate
9 10 (8.47%) JSP
9 10 (8.47%) JSTL
10 9 (7.63%) Memcached
11 8 (6.78%) Sensu
12 7 (5.93%) Sass
12 7 (5.93%) Django
13 6 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (5.08%) LESS
13 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.24%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.78%) Digital Media
3 6 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.08%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) Clustering
4 5 (4.24%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.39%) Tandem
6 3 (2.54%) User Experience
6 3 (2.54%) Wiki
6 3 (2.54%) W3C
6 3 (2.54%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Xserve
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.85%) MHEG
8 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 115 (97.46%) Linux
2 31 (26.27%) Windows
2 31 (26.27%) Debian
3 26 (22.03%) UNIX
4 25 (21.19%) CentOS
5 17 (14.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.47%) openSUSE
6 10 (8.47%) Android
7 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.93%) Fedora
9 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.54%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.69%) VMS
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.85%) Gentoo
12 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.85%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.90%) DevOps
2 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (16.10%) TDD
4 19 (16.10%) Configuration Management
5 16 (13.56%) E-Commerce
5 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering
6 14 (11.86%) Open Source
7 11 (9.32%) Scrum
7 11 (9.32%) ITIL
7 11 (9.32%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.93%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.08%) Kanban
9 6 (5.08%) Service Management
9 6 (5.08%) Build Automation
10 5 (4.24%) Analytics
10 5 (4.24%) Marketing Analytics
10 5 (4.24%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.24%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.92%) Python
2 42 (35.59%) Java
2 42 (35.59%) Perl
3 38 (32.20%) Bash Shell
4 29 (24.58%) Ruby
5 28 (23.73%) PHP
6 22 (18.64%) SQL
7 20 (16.95%) JavaScript
8 15 (12.71%) Shell Script
9 14 (11.86%) PowerShell
10 8 (6.78%) Groovy
10 8 (6.78%) Bourne shell
11 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.39%) C#
13 3 (2.54%) PHP5
14 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.85%) AWK
15 1 (0.85%) Scala
15 1 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) CCNA
2 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.54%) RHCE
4 2 (1.69%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (1.69%) LPIC
4 2 (1.69%) MCITP
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.71%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.95%) Docker
3 13 (11.02%) Varnish
4 10 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.47%) NFS
5 8 (6.78%) Terminal Services
6 7 (5.93%) KVM
7 6 (5.08%) LXC
8 4 (3.39%) XenServer
8 4 (3.39%) Samba
8 4 (3.39%) Xen
8 4 (3.39%) Postfix
9 3 (2.54%) iptables
10 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
11 1 (0.85%) XenApp
11 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.85%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 63 (53.39%) Puppet
2 38 (32.20%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (24.58%) Nagios
4 25 (21.19%) ZABBIX
5 24 (20.34%) Ansible
6 14 (11.86%) Vagrant
7 13 (11.02%) Salt
8 11 (9.32%) Cacti
9 10 (8.47%) Tivoli
10 8 (6.78%) Sysprep
11 5 (4.24%) Mesos
12 4 (3.39%) CA LISA
13 2 (1.69%) Capistrano
13 2 (1.69%) Unicenter
13 2 (1.69%) Ganglia
13 2 (1.69%) Graphite
14 1 (0.85%) Kibana
14 1 (0.85%) Munin
14 1 (0.85%) Zenoss
14 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (33.90%) VMware
2 35 (29.66%) Red Hat
3 25 (21.19%) Oracle
4 17 (14.41%) Cisco
5 12 (10.17%) HP
6 11 (9.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (7.63%) NetApp
8 7 (5.93%) EMC
9 6 (5.08%) Citrix
9 6 (5.08%) Isilon
10 4 (3.39%) Pega
10 4 (3.39%) Coverity
10 4 (3.39%) Splunk
10 4 (3.39%) Twitter
10 4 (3.39%) AppDynamics
10 4 (3.39%) Adobe
10 4 (3.39%) IBM
10 4 (3.39%) CA
11 3 (2.54%) Zend
11 3 (2.54%) ServiceNow
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