The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 187 158 163
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.076% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 1.22% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £29,500 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1062 821 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.86% 26.20% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 907 696 710
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
England

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
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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -15 3 £29,500 -18.62%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Debian
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Lucene
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) Ruby
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) Apache Solr
6 2 (28.57%) nginx
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) KVM
6 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) Nagios

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Solr
3 2 (28.57%) nginx
4 1 (14.29%) Gunicorn
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Debian
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
1 2 (28.57%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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