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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 246 269 247
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 54 38 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.36% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 1.31% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 60
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £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
2685 2898 3211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.31% 27.61% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2366 2495 2898
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 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 27 January 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.

1 101 (90.99%) Linux
2 54 (48.65%) Red Hat
3 53 (47.75%) MySQL
3 53 (47.75%) Puppet
4 52 (46.85%) Python
5 48 (43.24%) Windows
6 42 (37.84%) Apache
7 39 (35.14%) Perl
7 39 (35.14%) VMware
7 39 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
8 38 (34.23%) Nagios
9 37 (33.33%) Debian
10 36 (32.43%) nginx
11 35 (31.53%) Ruby
12 33 (29.73%) DHCP
13 31 (27.93%) UNIX
13 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (27.03%) Cisco
15 28 (25.23%) DNS
16 27 (24.32%) Bash Shell
17 26 (23.42%) Web Services
17 26 (23.42%) PostgreSQL
17 26 (23.42%) Firewall
18 24 (21.62%) Git (software)
19 23 (20.72%) SQL
20 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
20 22 (19.82%) DevOps
21 21 (18.92%) Ansible
21 21 (18.92%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 42 (37.84%) Apache
2 36 (32.43%) nginx
3 21 (18.92%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.01%) JBoss
4 10 (9.01%) WebLogic
4 10 (9.01%) Node.js
5 6 (5.41%) IIS
5 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.50%) WordPress
6 5 (4.50%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.60%) ejabberd
7 4 (3.60%) Jetty
7 4 (3.60%) CMS
7 4 (3.60%) Zope
7 4 (3.60%) Plone
8 2 (1.80%) Drupal
9 1 (0.90%) Mule
9 1 (0.90%) Confluence
9 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.70%) Heroku
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.90%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.90%) Office 365
5 1 (0.90%) Joyent
5 1 (0.90%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.73%) DHCP
2 28 (25.23%) DNS
3 26 (23.42%) Firewall
4 18 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (15.32%) HTTP
6 12 (10.81%) TCP/IP
7 10 (9.01%) SMTP
7 10 (9.01%) IMAP
8 8 (7.21%) SSH
8 8 (7.21%) BIG-IP
8 8 (7.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (7.21%) Internet
9 7 (6.31%) iSCSI
10 6 (5.41%) NetScaler
11 5 (4.50%) Network Security
11 5 (4.50%) OSPF
11 5 (4.50%) BGP
11 5 (4.50%) WAN
12 4 (3.60%) LAN
12 4 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (47.75%) MySQL
2 26 (23.42%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (16.22%) MongoDB
4 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.21%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.41%) QlikView
7 5 (4.50%) DB2
8 4 (3.60%) Redis
8 4 (3.60%) Riak
8 4 (3.60%) MariaDB
8 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.90%) Big Data
10 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
3 15 (13.51%) Subversion
4 13 (11.71%) JIRA
5 8 (7.21%) Maven
6 6 (5.41%) Gradle
7 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.50%) Selenium
7 5 (4.50%) JUnit
7 5 (4.50%) Log4j
7 5 (4.50%) TestNG
8 4 (3.60%) Emacs
9 3 (2.70%) PhpStorm
10 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.90%) Ant
11 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.90%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (12.61%) Law
2 8 (7.21%) Finance
3 6 (5.41%) Games
3 6 (5.41%) Billing
4 5 (4.50%) Advertising
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) iGaming
7 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Administrator
2 56 (50.45%) Systems Administrator
3 30 (27.03%) Linux Administrator
4 25 (22.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 16 (14.41%) Developer
6 11 (9.91%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Cisco Administrator
7 7 (6.31%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Network Administrator
10 3 (2.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (1.80%) Windows Administrator
11 2 (1.80%) Technical Leader
11 2 (1.80%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 2 (1.80%) PC Support
11 2 (1.80%) Support Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Desktop Support
11 2 (1.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.42%) Web Services
2 14 (12.61%) HTML
3 13 (11.71%) CSS
3 13 (11.71%) LAMP
4 12 (10.81%) Ajax
4 12 (10.81%) jQuery
5 11 (9.91%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (7.21%) Memcached
7 7 (6.31%) Spring
7 7 (6.31%) XML
8 6 (5.41%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.50%) Java EE
9 5 (4.50%) JSTL
9 5 (4.50%) JSP
9 5 (4.50%) RESTful
9 5 (4.50%) REST
9 5 (4.50%) Sass
9 5 (4.50%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.60%) Django
11 3 (2.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Open Source
2 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.70%) W3C
3 3 (2.70%) Clustering
3 3 (2.70%) Xserve
3 3 (2.70%) User Experience
4 2 (1.80%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) Wiki
5 1 (0.90%) MHEG
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.90%) Replication
5 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 101 (90.99%) Linux
2 48 (43.24%) Windows
3 37 (33.33%) Debian
4 31 (27.93%) UNIX
5 21 (18.92%) CentOS
6 19 (17.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.31%) Android
9 5 (4.50%) openSUSE
10 4 (3.60%) OpenBSD
10 4 (3.60%) Solaris
10 4 (3.60%) FreeBSD
11 3 (2.70%) Gentoo
11 3 (2.70%) Fedora
12 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.90%) SUSE
13 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.82%) DevOps
3 17 (15.32%) E-Commerce
3 17 (15.32%) Load Balancing
4 14 (12.61%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.91%) MVC
6 10 (9.01%) Web Services Management
7 9 (8.11%) ITIL
8 8 (7.21%) OO
9 7 (6.31%) Web Development
9 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.50%) TDD
11 5 (4.50%) Statistical Analysis
12 4 (3.60%) Web Design
12 4 (3.60%) Project Management
12 4 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (1.80%) Web Application Development
13 2 (1.80%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (1.80%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.85%) Python
2 39 (35.14%) Perl
3 35 (31.53%) Ruby
4 27 (24.32%) Bash Shell
5 23 (20.72%) SQL
6 21 (18.92%) PHP
6 21 (18.92%) Java
7 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
8 16 (14.41%) Shell Script
9 8 (7.21%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.60%) PHP5
11 1 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) CCNA
1 18 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.91%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) CCNP
3 1 (0.90%) MBA
System Software
1 31 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.61%) Varnish
2 14 (12.61%) KVM
3 10 (9.01%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.01%) XenServer
4 7 (6.31%) Xen
5 6 (5.41%) NFS
5 6 (5.41%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.41%) Docker
6 5 (4.50%) Ceph
7 4 (3.60%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.90%) Samba
9 1 (0.90%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 53 (47.75%) Puppet
2 39 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (34.23%) Nagios
4 21 (18.92%) Ansible
5 17 (15.32%) HAProxy
6 15 (13.51%) Salt
7 14 (12.61%) Cacti
8 12 (10.81%) ZABBIX
9 6 (5.41%) Tivoli
9 6 (5.41%) Sysprep
10 5 (4.50%) CFEngine
11 4 (3.60%) Ganeti
11 4 (3.60%) Bacula
12 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.90%) Munin
13 1 (0.90%) Kibana
13 1 (0.90%) Rsyslog
13 1 (0.90%) logstash
Vendors
1 54 (48.65%) Red Hat
2 39 (35.14%) VMware
3 30 (27.03%) Cisco
4 18 (16.22%) Oracle
5 16 (14.41%) HP
6 13 (11.71%) Riverbed
7 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 9 (8.11%) ProCurve
8 9 (8.11%) F5
9 7 (6.31%) DigitalOcean
9 7 (6.31%) NetApp
10 6 (5.41%) Citrix
11 4 (3.60%) Rackspace
12 3 (2.70%) Facebook
12 3 (2.70%) Twitter
12 3 (2.70%) Zend
12 3 (2.70%) Apple
13 2 (1.80%) Akamai
14 1 (0.90%) hybris
14 1 (0.90%) Scality
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Posted: 20 days ago