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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 255 279 281
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 71 43 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.21% 1.33% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 56
Average salary £46,250 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
3217 3225 3456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.09% 27.27% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 2891 3205
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 112 (94.92%) Linux
2 64 (54.24%) MySQL
2 64 (54.24%) Nagios
3 63 (53.39%) Red Hat
3 63 (53.39%) Puppet
4 61 (51.69%) Python
5 57 (48.31%) Ruby
6 53 (44.92%) Apache
7 52 (44.07%) VMware
8 48 (40.68%) DevOps
9 45 (38.14%) Perl
10 44 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (37.29%) Bash Shell
11 43 (36.44%) Tomcat
12 42 (35.59%) CentOS
12 42 (35.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 41 (34.75%) nginx
13 41 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (31.36%) Oracle
15 36 (30.51%) JBoss
15 36 (30.51%) Opscode Chef
16 35 (29.66%) KVM
17 33 (27.97%) Debian
18 32 (27.12%) Load Balancing
18 32 (27.12%) Xen
19 31 (26.27%) Ansible
20 30 (25.42%) Salt
20 30 (25.42%) Open Source
20 30 (25.42%) CFEngine
21 28 (23.73%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 53 (44.92%) Apache
2 43 (36.44%) Tomcat
3 41 (34.75%) nginx
4 28 (23.73%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.93%) Jetty
6 5 (4.24%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.39%) IIS
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.69%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.85%) Zope
9 1 (0.85%) Plone
9 1 (0.85%) Drupal
9 1 (0.85%) Lync
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.85%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.69%) Joyent
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Heroku
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.73%) BIG-IP
1 28 (23.73%) NetScaler
1 28 (23.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (12.71%) Firewall
3 13 (11.02%) DHCP
4 11 (9.32%) DNS
5 9 (7.63%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.63%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (6.78%) HTTP
7 6 (5.08%) Internet
8 4 (3.39%) LDAP
8 4 (3.39%) SMTP
9 3 (2.54%) WAN
9 3 (2.54%) FTP
9 3 (2.54%) HTTPS
9 3 (2.54%) Multicast
9 3 (2.54%) SSH
10 2 (1.69%) Network Security
10 2 (1.69%) DAB
10 2 (1.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (54.24%) MySQL
2 28 (23.73%) DB2
3 14 (11.86%) MongoDB
4 12 (10.17%) NoSQL
4 12 (10.17%) Big Data
5 7 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.39%) Redis
7 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 22 (18.64%) Jenkins
3 17 (14.41%) JIRA
4 10 (8.47%) Subversion
5 6 (5.08%) Maven
6 5 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.39%) Ant
7 4 (3.39%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.54%) Redmine
9 2 (1.69%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.69%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.69%) dbdeploy
10 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.85%) Emacs
10 1 (0.85%) Psake
10 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.85%) JUnit
10 1 (0.85%) Behat
General
1 11 (9.32%) Law
2 8 (6.78%) Games
3 6 (5.08%) Marketing
4 5 (4.24%) Finance
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (52.54%) Administrator
2 50 (42.37%) Linux Administrator
3 35 (29.66%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (19.49%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (13.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 13 (11.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) DevOps Administrator
9 4 (3.39%) Configuration Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (2.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (1.69%) Linux Support Engineer
11 2 (1.69%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 15 (12.71%) XML
3 13 (11.02%) RESTful
3 13 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (9.32%) Web Services
5 9 (7.63%) CSS
5 9 (7.63%) HTML
6 7 (5.93%) jQuery
7 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.54%) REST
7 3 (2.54%) CSS3
7 3 (2.54%) HTML5
7 3 (2.54%) Ajax
7 3 (2.54%) Django
7 3 (2.54%) JSON
8 2 (1.69%) Symfony
8 2 (1.69%) Yii
8 2 (1.69%) LAMP
8 2 (1.69%) Java EE
8 2 (1.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.42%) Open Source
2 13 (11.02%) Blog
3 12 (10.17%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.54%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.69%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.69%) Physics
6 2 (1.69%) Replication
6 2 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Handset
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.85%) Animation
7 1 (0.85%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 112 (94.92%) Linux
2 42 (35.59%) CentOS
2 42 (35.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (27.97%) Debian
4 23 (19.49%) Windows
5 18 (15.25%) UNIX
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.54%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.69%) Android
9 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.69%) VMS
9 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.85%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.85%) Solaris
10 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.68%) DevOps
2 41 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.12%) Load Balancing
4 28 (23.73%) Statistical Analysis
4 28 (23.73%) ITIL
5 16 (13.56%) Information Security
6 13 (11.02%) OO
7 12 (10.17%) Data Analysis
7 12 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management
9 10 (8.47%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.93%) Web Development
11 5 (4.24%) MVC
12 4 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.54%) Web Services Management
13 3 (2.54%) B2B
14 2 (1.69%) Project Management
14 2 (1.69%) Data Security
14 2 (1.69%) TDD
14 2 (1.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (51.69%) Python
2 57 (48.31%) Ruby
3 45 (38.14%) Perl
4 44 (37.29%) Bash Shell
5 23 (19.49%) Shell Script
5 23 (19.49%) SQL
6 14 (11.86%) Java
7 11 (9.32%) PHP
8 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.69%) Korn
10 1 (0.85%) PHP5
10 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) Scala
10 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) CCNA
1 6 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 44 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (29.66%) KVM
3 32 (27.12%) Xen
4 8 (6.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.39%) XenServer
6 4 (3.39%) Samba
6 4 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.85%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.85%) NFS
7 1 (0.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 64 (54.24%) Nagios
2 63 (53.39%) Puppet
3 36 (30.51%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (26.27%) Ansible
5 30 (25.42%) Salt
5 30 (25.42%) CFEngine
6 28 (23.73%) ZABBIX
6 28 (23.73%) Cacti
7 13 (11.02%) Capistrano
8 5 (4.24%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.69%) Munin
10 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.85%) SCCM
10 1 (0.85%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 63 (53.39%) Red Hat
2 52 (44.07%) VMware
3 37 (31.36%) Oracle
4 36 (30.51%) JBoss
5 28 (23.73%) Citrix
5 28 (23.73%) F5
6 15 (12.71%) Cisco
7 13 (11.02%) Twitter
8 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.93%) HP
8 7 (5.93%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.39%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.54%) ProCurve
10 3 (2.54%) Juniper
10 3 (2.54%) Apple
10 3 (2.54%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.69%) Zoho
11 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.69%) Zend
12 1 (0.85%) Google
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Bristol
Netsight Internet Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 22 days ago