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 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 249 230 247
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 10 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 1.27% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 22
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
2010 2121 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.51% 30.12% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1782 2149
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 7 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Hertfordshire -14 2 £51,250 +42.36%
Essex - 1 £30,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (83.87%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) Debian
4 13 (41.94%) UNIX
5 12 (38.71%) VoIP
6 11 (35.48%) Python
6 11 (35.48%) MySQL
6 11 (35.48%) CentOS
7 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
7 9 (29.03%) Puppet
8 8 (25.81%) HP
9 7 (22.58%) SAN
9 7 (22.58%) Perl
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (19.35%) Firewall
10 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (19.35%) XenServer
10 6 (19.35%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (19.35%) Open Source
10 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
10 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (19.35%) Opsview
11 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
11 5 (16.13%) Django
11 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (16.13%) NetApp
11 5 (16.13%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) iPlanet
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Heroku
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) VoIP
2 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 7 (22.58%) SAN
4 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (12.90%) NAS
6 3 (9.68%) Internet
6 3 (9.68%) DNS
7 2 (6.45%) DHCP
8 1 (3.23%) HTTP
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Hudson
2 1 (3.23%) Redmine
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.68%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (45.16%) Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (19.35%) Team Leader
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Django
2 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 3 (9.68%) JSON
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) REST
3 2 (6.45%) D3.js
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.23%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Open Source
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.90%) Physics
4 2 (6.45%) Biotechnology
4 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) Debian
4 13 (41.94%) UNIX
5 11 (35.48%) CentOS
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (12.90%) AIX
7 4 (12.90%) FreeBSD
7 4 (12.90%) OpenBSD
8 2 (6.45%) CoreOS
8 2 (6.45%) Solaris
9 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.23%) Android
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Kanban
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.45%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Python
2 7 (22.58%) Perl
3 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Erlang
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (3.23%) XAML
7 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
1 6 (19.35%) XenServer
2 4 (12.90%) KVM
2 4 (12.90%) Ceph
3 2 (6.45%) NFS
3 2 (6.45%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Opsview
3 2 (6.45%) CFEngine
3 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) HP
2 5 (16.13%) NetApp
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) Vertica
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Sophos
5 1 (3.23%) Perforce
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
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