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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 221 253 281
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 75 71 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.12% 2.22% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 39
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,001 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
2404 3192 3244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.35% 27.21% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 2817 2911
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 127 (96.95%) Linux
2 74 (56.49%) Python
3 71 (54.20%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (51.91%) DevOps
5 62 (47.33%) Puppet
6 61 (46.56%) Java
7 58 (44.27%) Opscode Chef
8 56 (42.75%) Ansible
9 55 (41.98%) Red Hat
10 50 (38.17%) Git (software)
11 49 (37.40%) Jenkins
12 47 (35.88%) Ruby
13 46 (35.11%) VMware
14 44 (33.59%) Apache
14 44 (33.59%) Bash Shell
15 42 (32.06%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (30.53%) Perl
17 39 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 38 (29.01%) Software Engineering
19 30 (22.90%) CentOS
19 30 (22.90%) UNIX
20 29 (22.14%) MySQL
20 29 (22.14%) PostgreSQL
21 28 (21.37%) Debian
21 28 (21.37%) Nagios
21 28 (21.37%) Web Services
21 28 (21.37%) ZABBIX
22 27 (20.61%) Maven
23 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
23 25 (19.08%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 44 (33.59%) Apache
2 23 (17.56%) Tomcat
3 19 (14.50%) nginx
4 8 (6.11%) WordPress
5 7 (5.34%) Confluence
5 7 (5.34%) MediaWiki
5 7 (5.34%) Apache Spark
6 6 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.58%) Drupal
7 5 (3.82%) IIS
7 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.82%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (2.29%) JBoss
9 3 (2.29%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.53%) Joomla!
10 2 (1.53%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.53%) CMS
11 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 71 (54.20%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.92%) IaaS
4 4 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.29%) Office 365
5 3 (2.29%) Route 53
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.76%) SaaS
6 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.79%) Firewall
2 13 (9.92%) VPN
2 13 (9.92%) DNS
3 11 (8.40%) LDAP
4 10 (7.63%) IPsec
5 9 (6.87%) DHCP
6 7 (5.34%) LAN
6 7 (5.34%) WAN
6 7 (5.34%) IPv6
6 7 (5.34%) OSPF
6 7 (5.34%) BGP
6 7 (5.34%) EIGRP
6 7 (5.34%) Network Security
7 6 (4.58%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (4.58%) SAN
7 6 (4.58%) HTTP
7 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.82%) Internet
9 4 (3.05%) IMAP
10 3 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.14%) MySQL
1 29 (22.14%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (12.21%) MongoDB
3 15 (11.45%) Relational Database
4 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.63%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.63%) Redis
5 10 (7.63%) Big Data
6 7 (5.34%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.29%) QlikView
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.53%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.76%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 50 (38.17%) Git (software)
2 49 (37.40%) Jenkins
3 27 (20.61%) Maven
4 18 (13.74%) Subversion
5 16 (12.21%) Hudson
5 16 (12.21%) JIRA
6 12 (9.16%) Selenium
7 10 (7.63%) Gradle
8 9 (6.87%) JUnit
9 8 (6.11%) TestNG
10 7 (5.34%) Log4j
10 7 (5.34%) Bitbucket
11 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.05%) LoadRunner
11 4 (3.05%) SonarQube
12 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.53%) RSpec
13 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.76%) Mockito
General
1 10 (7.63%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Marketing
2 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.82%) Advertising
4 3 (2.29%) Billing
5 1 (0.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 47 (35.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (19.08%) Administrator
3 24 (18.32%) Developer
4 23 (17.56%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (10.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Python Developer
7 9 (6.87%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.11%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (6.11%) Consultant
9 7 (5.34%) DevOps Consultant
10 5 (3.82%) Production Support Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Analyst
11 4 (3.05%) Django Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Mid-Level Java Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Python/Django Developer
12 3 (2.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) Web Services
2 19 (14.50%) LAMP
3 18 (13.74%) HTML
4 17 (12.98%) CSS
5 13 (9.92%) Sensu
6 10 (7.63%) jQuery
7 9 (6.87%) RESTful
7 9 (6.87%) Django
7 9 (6.87%) Ajax
8 8 (6.11%) Spring
8 8 (6.11%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.11%) JSP
8 8 (6.11%) Java EE
8 8 (6.11%) JSTL
9 6 (4.58%) HTML5
9 6 (4.58%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (3.05%) .NET
10 4 (3.05%) J2EE
10 4 (3.05%) Pyramid
10 4 (3.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.63%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.87%) Digital Media
4 7 (5.34%) Wiki
5 6 (4.58%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.82%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.05%) Tandem
8 3 (2.29%) Clustering
9 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.53%) BYOD
10 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Replication
10 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 127 (96.95%) Linux
2 30 (22.90%) UNIX
2 30 (22.90%) CentOS
3 28 (21.37%) Debian
4 25 (19.08%) Windows
5 19 (14.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.87%) Fedora
7 7 (5.34%) Android
7 7 (5.34%) openSUSE
7 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.53%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.76%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (51.91%) DevOps
2 42 (32.06%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (29.01%) Software Engineering
4 25 (19.08%) Test Automation
4 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.98%) TDD
6 12 (9.16%) Configuration Management
7 11 (8.40%) Scrum
7 11 (8.40%) ITIL
7 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
8 10 (7.63%) Build Automation
9 9 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.11%) Analytics
11 7 (5.34%) Marketing Analytics
11 7 (5.34%) Open Source
11 7 (5.34%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.34%) Database Theory
11 7 (5.34%) Relational Database Theory
11 7 (5.34%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.58%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (56.49%) Python
2 61 (46.56%) Java
3 47 (35.88%) Ruby
4 44 (33.59%) Bash Shell
5 40 (30.53%) Perl
6 25 (19.08%) PHP
7 24 (18.32%) SQL
8 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
9 14 (10.69%) Groovy
10 13 (9.92%) Bourne shell
10 13 (9.92%) Shell Script
11 9 (6.87%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.82%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.05%) C#
14 1 (0.76%) Scala
14 1 (0.76%) PHP5
14 1 (0.76%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (3.82%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) RHCE
3 2 (1.53%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (1.53%) LPIC
3 2 (1.53%) MCITP
3 2 (1.53%) CCNA
3 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.98%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (16.79%) Docker
3 8 (6.11%) LXC
3 8 (6.11%) KVM
3 8 (6.11%) XenServer
3 8 (6.11%) Varnish
3 8 (6.11%) Postfix
3 8 (6.11%) Samba
4 7 (5.34%) iptables
5 5 (3.82%) NFS
5 5 (3.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.05%) Xen
7 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.29%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.76%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.76%) vCloud
9 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 62 (47.33%) Puppet
2 58 (44.27%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (42.75%) Ansible
4 28 (21.37%) Nagios
4 28 (21.37%) ZABBIX
5 21 (16.03%) Vagrant
6 14 (10.69%) Salt
7 8 (6.11%) Mesos
8 7 (5.34%) Chronos
9 5 (3.82%) Tivoli
10 4 (3.05%) Cacti
10 4 (3.05%) CA LISA
11 3 (2.29%) Sysprep
12 2 (1.53%) Capistrano
12 2 (1.53%) Ganglia
12 2 (1.53%) Unicenter
12 2 (1.53%) Graphite
13 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 55 (41.98%) Red Hat
2 46 (35.11%) VMware
3 21 (16.03%) Oracle
4 12 (9.16%) Cisco
5 10 (7.63%) HP
5 10 (7.63%) Citrix
6 7 (5.34%) EMC
7 6 (4.58%) Isilon
8 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.05%) Adobe
9 4 (3.05%) IBM
9 4 (3.05%) Pega
9 4 (3.05%) Coverity
9 4 (3.05%) CA
9 4 (3.05%) NetApp
9 4 (3.05%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.29%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.29%) Meraki
11 2 (1.53%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.53%) Rackspace
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