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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 264 293 293
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 44 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.62% 1.37% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 32
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
2711 3286 2997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.02% 26.27% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2903 2678
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £31,915
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 94 (95.92%) Linux
2 55 (56.12%) Puppet
3 46 (46.94%) Python
4 44 (44.90%) Perl
5 42 (42.86%) Windows
6 41 (41.84%) Apache
6 41 (41.84%) Red Hat
7 40 (40.82%) Opscode Chef
8 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (36.73%) Git (software)
9 36 (36.73%) MySQL
10 35 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
11 33 (33.67%) VMware
11 33 (33.67%) Java
12 32 (32.65%) Web Services
12 32 (32.65%) DHCP
13 31 (31.63%) Debian
14 30 (30.61%) Bash Shell
14 30 (30.61%) Jenkins
15 29 (29.59%) DNS
16 28 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (28.57%) Ruby
17 27 (27.55%) PHP
18 26 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (25.51%) nginx
19 25 (25.51%) SQL Server
20 24 (24.49%) Tomcat
20 24 (24.49%) DevOps
21 22 (22.45%) SQL
21 22 (22.45%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 41 (41.84%) Apache
2 25 (25.51%) nginx
3 24 (24.49%) Tomcat
4 13 (13.27%) IIS
5 11 (11.22%) WordPress
6 9 (9.18%) MS Exchange
6 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
7 7 (7.14%) Node.js
8 5 (5.10%) Drupal
9 4 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (3.06%) OpenStack
11 2 (2.04%) CMS
11 2 (2.04%) Jetty
12 1 (1.02%) Confluence
12 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
12 1 (1.02%) JBoss
12 1 (1.02%) Gunicorn
12 1 (1.02%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.06%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.06%) Route 53
4 2 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.02%) Heroku
5 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.65%) DHCP
2 29 (29.59%) DNS
3 22 (22.45%) HTTP
3 22 (22.45%) Firewall
4 13 (13.27%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.22%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (10.20%) IMAP
7 9 (9.18%) iSCSI
7 9 (9.18%) Internet
7 9 (9.18%) SMTP
8 7 (7.14%) VPN
9 4 (4.08%) IPsec
10 3 (3.06%) SAN
10 3 (3.06%) LAN
10 3 (3.06%) WAN
10 3 (3.06%) OpenVPN
11 2 (2.04%) DAB
11 2 (2.04%) L2TP
11 2 (2.04%) PPTP
11 2 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) MySQL
2 35 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (25.51%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.18%) QlikView
6 6 (6.12%) Redis
7 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.08%) Riak
9 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.04%) MariaDB
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.02%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.02%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (36.73%) Git (software)
2 30 (30.61%) Jenkins
3 20 (20.41%) Subversion
4 18 (18.37%) Maven
4 18 (18.37%) JIRA
5 14 (14.29%) Gradle
6 12 (12.24%) Selenium
7 11 (11.22%) TestNG
7 11 (11.22%) Log4j
7 11 (11.22%) JUnit
7 11 (11.22%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.04%) Grunt
8 2 (2.04%) Ant
9 1 (1.02%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.02%) RSpec
9 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.02%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (10.20%) Law
2 9 (9.18%) Billing
3 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.12%) Finance
4 3 (3.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.04%) iGaming
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Systems Administrator
1 45 (45.92%) Administrator
2 18 (18.37%) Developer
3 14 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (13.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.10%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Network Administrator
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (4.08%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 4 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Cisco Administrator
8 3 (3.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.65%) Web Services
2 20 (20.41%) HTML
3 18 (18.37%) CSS
3 18 (18.37%) jQuery
4 17 (17.35%) Ajax
5 15 (15.31%) LAMP
6 14 (14.29%) Spring
7 12 (12.24%) Hibernate
7 12 (12.24%) RESTful
7 12 (12.24%) Java EE
8 11 (11.22%) JSTL
8 11 (11.22%) Memcached
8 11 (11.22%) JSP
9 8 (8.16%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.12%) Sass
11 6 (6.12%) Django
12 5 (5.10%) REST
13 4 (4.08%) LESS
14 3 (3.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Open Source
2 9 (9.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.12%) Clustering
4 4 (4.08%) User Experience
4 4 (4.08%) W3C
5 3 (3.06%) Xserve
5 3 (3.06%) Streaming Video
5 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.02%) MHEG
7 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.02%) Wiki
7 1 (1.02%) Tandem
7 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 94 (95.92%) Linux
2 42 (42.86%) Windows
3 31 (31.63%) Debian
4 20 (20.41%) UNIX
5 18 (18.37%) CentOS
6 13 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (11.22%) openSUSE
7 11 (11.22%) Android
8 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.06%) Fedora
10 3 (3.06%) Gentoo
11 2 (2.04%) VMS
12 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.02%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.49%) DevOps
3 20 (20.41%) E-Commerce
4 18 (18.37%) Configuration Management
5 14 (14.29%) TDD
6 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.20%) Load Balancing
7 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.12%) Scrum
9 5 (5.10%) Kanban
9 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.10%) MVC
9 5 (5.10%) Web Services Management
10 4 (4.08%) ITIL
11 3 (3.06%) Web Development
11 3 (3.06%) Project Management
11 3 (3.06%) Change Management
11 3 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.06%) Build Automation
12 2 (2.04%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.94%) Python
2 44 (44.90%) Perl
3 33 (33.67%) Java
4 30 (30.61%) Bash Shell
5 28 (28.57%) Ruby
6 27 (27.55%) PHP
7 22 (22.45%) SQL
8 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
9 16 (16.33%) PowerShell
10 14 (14.29%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.06%) PHP5
12 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.04%) Scala
13 1 (1.02%) C#
13 1 (1.02%) AWK
13 1 (1.02%) Go
13 1 (1.02%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) CCNA
1 12 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.18%) Degree
3 2 (2.04%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.04%) LPIC
3 2 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.33%) Docker
3 14 (14.29%) Varnish
4 13 (13.27%) Hyper-V
5 11 (11.22%) NFS
6 10 (10.20%) KVM
7 9 (9.18%) Terminal Services
8 5 (5.10%) Xen
9 4 (4.08%) XenServer
10 3 (3.06%) iptables
11 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.04%) Samba
11 2 (2.04%) Postfix
12 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
12 1 (1.02%) LXC
12 1 (1.02%) vCloud
12 1 (1.02%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 55 (56.12%) Puppet
2 40 (40.82%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (20.41%) Nagios
4 13 (13.27%) Ansible
4 13 (13.27%) Salt
4 13 (13.27%) ZABBIX
5 12 (12.24%) Cacti
6 10 (10.20%) Tivoli
7 9 (9.18%) Sysprep
8 7 (7.14%) HAProxy
9 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.04%) Capistrano
11 1 (1.02%) Ganglia
11 1 (1.02%) Munin
11 1 (1.02%) Zenoss
11 1 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
11 1 (1.02%) Graphite
11 1 (1.02%) Kibana
11 1 (1.02%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (41.84%) Red Hat
2 33 (33.67%) VMware
3 22 (22.45%) Cisco
4 16 (16.33%) Oracle
5 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.20%) NetApp
7 7 (7.14%) HP
8 6 (6.12%) Riverbed
9 5 (5.10%) Twitter
10 4 (4.08%) Facebook
10 4 (4.08%) Zend
10 4 (4.08%) ProCurve
11 3 (3.06%) Citrix
11 3 (3.06%) Apple
11 3 (3.06%) Rackspace
11 3 (3.06%) Splunk
12 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.02%) Coverity
13 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.02%) Pega
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