The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 249 217 236
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 15 46 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.60% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 2.11% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 43 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £30,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1886 2183 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.67% 28.41% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1786 1800
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 East of England

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the East of England

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the East of England

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cambridgeshire -5 8 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Hertfordshire -16 7 £45,000 - 3
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Debian
3 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 13 (41.94%) VMware
4 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) UNIX
5 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (32.26%) CentOS
6 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (32.26%) Python
7 9 (29.03%) DNS
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco
8 8 (25.81%) SAN
8 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
8 8 (25.81%) DevOps
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) Puppet
10 6 (19.35%) Open Source
10 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
10 6 (19.35%) AIX
11 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 5 (16.13%) XML
11 5 (16.13%) HTTP
11 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) ColdFusion
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) nginx
5 1 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) DNS
4 8 (25.81%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) HTTP
6 4 (12.90%) SNMP
6 4 (12.90%) VoIP
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
7 3 (9.68%) NAS
8 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (3.23%) SSH
8 1 (3.23%) VLAN
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
8 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.23%) MSI
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.90%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (32.26%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) JSON
2 4 (12.90%) Django
2 4 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (12.90%) Twisted
3 1 (3.23%) POSIX
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Replication
1 1 (3.23%) CCTV
1 1 (3.23%) Streaming Music
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Debian
3 11 (35.48%) UNIX
4 10 (32.26%) CentOS
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (19.35%) AIX
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
8 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (6.45%) Solaris
11 1 (3.23%) HPUX
11 1 (3.23%) SUSE
11 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (3.23%) Android
11 1 (3.23%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps
2 6 (19.35%) Open Source
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (12.90%) Server Building
5 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) System Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) MCSE
1 4 (12.90%) MCSA
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
1 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (16.13%) Docker
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Nagios
2 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
3 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Salt
4 1 (3.23%) Opsview
4 1 (3.23%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) Cacti
4 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) WatchGuard
4 4 (12.90%) Sophos
5 1 (3.23%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Sun
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
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