The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 161 179 153
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 13 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.081% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.57% 0.32% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 8
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% +3.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Ubuntu
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
829 940 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.40% 25.37% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 682 829 692
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East Midlands region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 11 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) MySQL
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) CentOS
5 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (35.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) PHP
5 7 (35.00%) Debian
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) LAMP
7 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (20.00%) Nagios
8 4 (20.00%) Clustering
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) HTTP
8 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (20.00%) Apache
8 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (20.00%) Ansible
8 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Lync
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) HTTP
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) ADSL
4 2 (10.00%) Broadband
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Administrator
2 11 (55.00%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) DBA
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
6 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) CentOS
4 7 (35.00%) Debian
5 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Solaris
8 2 (10.00%) AIX
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (5.00%) HPUX
9 1 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (35.00%) Python
1 7 (35.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Nagios
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) SAP