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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 259 280 269
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 52 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 1.18% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 39
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £70,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
2756 2792 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.49% 26.88% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2417 2386 2565
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 February 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 February 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 90 (92.78%) Linux
2 46 (47.42%) Windows
2 46 (47.42%) Puppet
3 44 (45.36%) Python
4 42 (43.30%) Red Hat
5 41 (42.27%) MySQL
6 39 (40.21%) Apache
7 34 (35.05%) Perl
8 33 (34.02%) Opscode Chef
9 32 (32.99%) VMware
10 30 (30.93%) Debian
10 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (29.90%) Ruby
11 29 (29.90%) nginx
11 29 (29.90%) DHCP
12 27 (27.84%) DNS
13 26 (26.80%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (25.77%) Nagios
14 25 (25.77%) Cisco
14 25 (25.77%) UNIX
15 24 (24.74%) Web Services
15 24 (24.74%) Java
16 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
16 23 (23.71%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
18 21 (21.65%) PHP
18 21 (21.65%) Firewall
19 20 (20.62%) SQL
19 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
20 19 (19.59%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (40.21%) Apache
2 29 (29.90%) nginx
3 18 (18.56%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.31%) IIS
4 10 (10.31%) Node.js
5 8 (8.25%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (5.15%) JBoss
6 5 (5.15%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.15%) WordPress
7 4 (4.12%) Jetty
7 4 (4.12%) CMS
7 4 (4.12%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.09%) ejabberd
8 3 (3.09%) Zope
8 3 (3.09%) Plone
9 2 (2.06%) Drupal
10 1 (1.03%) Mule
10 1 (1.03%) Confluence
10 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.09%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.06%) Heroku
5 1 (1.03%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.03%) Office 365
5 1 (1.03%) Joyent
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.03%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.90%) DHCP
2 27 (27.84%) DNS
3 21 (21.65%) Firewall
4 19 (19.59%) HTTP
5 13 (13.40%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (11.34%) IMAP
6 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.34%) SMTP
7 10 (10.31%) Internet
8 8 (8.25%) iSCSI
9 6 (6.19%) SSH
10 4 (4.12%) Network Security
10 4 (4.12%) OSPF
10 4 (4.12%) BGP
11 3 (3.09%) SAN
11 3 (3.09%) LAN
11 3 (3.09%) WAN
11 3 (3.09%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (3.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (3.09%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.27%) MySQL
2 26 (26.80%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.31%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.25%) QlikView
6 4 (4.12%) Redis
6 4 (4.12%) Riak
7 3 (3.09%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.03%) Big Data
9 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
2 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
3 16 (16.49%) Subversion
4 15 (15.46%) JIRA
5 9 (9.28%) Maven
6 7 (7.22%) Gradle
7 5 (5.15%) Selenium
7 5 (5.15%) JUnit
7 5 (5.15%) Log4j
7 5 (5.15%) Bitbucket
7 5 (5.15%) TestNG
8 3 (3.09%) Emacs
8 3 (3.09%) PhpStorm
9 2 (2.06%) Grunt
9 2 (2.06%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (2.06%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.06%) Ant
9 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.03%) dbdeploy
General
1 12 (12.37%) Law
2 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 8 (8.25%) Billing
4 5 (5.15%) Advertising
5 4 (4.12%) Games
6 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.09%) Marketing
7 2 (2.06%) iGaming
7 2 (2.06%) Legal
8 1 (1.03%) Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (50.52%) Administrator
1 49 (50.52%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (19.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (19.59%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (14.43%) Developer
4 9 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Cisco Administrator
6 5 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Network Administrator
8 3 (3.09%) Systems Support
8 3 (3.09%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (2.06%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.06%) PC Support
9 2 (2.06%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.06%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) Web Services
2 15 (15.46%) LAMP
3 14 (14.43%) HTML
4 12 (12.37%) CSS
5 11 (11.34%) Ajax
5 11 (11.34%) jQuery
6 10 (10.31%) Memcached
7 8 (8.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (8.25%) Spring
8 6 (6.19%) Hibernate
8 6 (6.19%) RESTful
8 6 (6.19%) REST
8 6 (6.19%) Sass
8 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.15%) Java EE
9 5 (5.15%) JSTL
9 5 (5.15%) JSP
10 4 (4.12%) Django
10 4 (4.12%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.09%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Open Source
2 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) Clustering
3 4 (4.12%) W3C
3 4 (4.12%) User Experience
4 3 (3.09%) Xserve
4 3 (3.09%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.06%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Wiki
6 1 (1.03%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 90 (92.78%) Linux
2 46 (47.42%) Windows
3 30 (30.93%) Debian
4 25 (25.77%) UNIX
5 14 (14.43%) CentOS
6 13 (13.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.22%) Android
9 5 (5.15%) openSUSE
10 3 (3.09%) OpenBSD
10 3 (3.09%) Gentoo
10 3 (3.09%) Fedora
10 3 (3.09%) Solaris
10 3 (3.09%) FreeBSD
11 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.06%) VMS
12 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.03%) SUSE
12 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.59%) Configuration Management
2 19 (19.59%) DevOps
3 15 (15.46%) E-Commerce
4 13 (13.40%) Load Balancing
5 9 (9.28%) MVC
6 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.22%) Web Services Management
7 7 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.19%) Web Development
9 5 (5.15%) TDD
10 4 (4.12%) ITIL
10 4 (4.12%) OO
11 3 (3.09%) Project Management
11 3 (3.09%) Web Design
11 3 (3.09%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.09%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (2.06%) OWASP
12 2 (2.06%) Progressive Enhancement
12 2 (2.06%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) Python
2 34 (35.05%) Perl
3 29 (29.90%) Ruby
4 24 (24.74%) Java
5 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
6 21 (21.65%) PHP
7 20 (20.62%) SQL
8 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
9 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
10 11 (11.34%) Shell Script
11 5 (5.15%) PHP5
12 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.03%) AWK
13 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) CCNA
1 13 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) VCP4
3 1 (1.03%) MBA
3 1 (1.03%) CCNP
System Software
1 23 (23.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.46%) Varnish
3 10 (10.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.25%) NFS
4 8 (8.25%) Terminal Services
5 6 (6.19%) KVM
5 6 (6.19%) Docker
5 6 (6.19%) XenServer
6 3 (3.09%) Ceph
6 3 (3.09%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (1.03%) Postfix
7 1 (1.03%) Samba
7 1 (1.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (47.42%) Puppet
2 33 (34.02%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (25.77%) Nagios
4 15 (15.46%) Ansible
5 14 (14.43%) HAProxy
6 13 (13.40%) Cacti
7 10 (10.31%) ZABBIX
8 8 (8.25%) Tivoli
8 8 (8.25%) Sysprep
8 8 (8.25%) Salt
9 3 (3.09%) Ganeti
9 3 (3.09%) Bacula
10 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.03%) Munin
11 1 (1.03%) Zenoss
11 1 (1.03%) Kibana
11 1 (1.03%) Rsyslog
11 1 (1.03%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (43.30%) Red Hat
2 32 (32.99%) VMware
3 25 (25.77%) Cisco
4 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.40%) HP
5 11 (11.34%) Oracle
6 9 (9.28%) NetApp
6 9 (9.28%) Riverbed
7 6 (6.19%) ProCurve
8 4 (4.12%) Zend
8 4 (4.12%) F5
8 4 (4.12%) Facebook
8 4 (4.12%) Twitter
9 3 (3.09%) Rackspace
9 3 (3.09%) Apple
10 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.06%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (2.06%) Splunk
10 2 (2.06%) Akamai
11 1 (1.03%) ArcSight
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sage Pay
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago