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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 206 223 249
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +26
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 46 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 0.79% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 24
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
2204 2141 2732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.52% 29.63% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 1823 2259
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
(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 -1 26 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Hertfordshire - 14 £45,000 - 2
Essex +16 5 £40,000 -33.33%
Suffolk - 1 £20,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 55 (63.22%) Linux
2 50 (57.47%) Red Hat
3 39 (44.83%) MySQL
4 35 (40.23%) Debian
5 34 (39.08%) CentOS
6 33 (37.93%) Perl
7 32 (36.78%) UNIX
8 30 (34.48%) Bash Shell
9 29 (33.33%) Python
10 20 (22.99%) DNS
11 17 (19.54%) Apache
12 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
13 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
13 15 (17.24%) HTTP
14 14 (16.09%) Firewall
14 14 (16.09%) VMware
14 14 (16.09%) Puppet
15 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
15 13 (14.94%) HP
15 13 (14.94%) SQL
16 12 (13.79%) PHP
16 12 (13.79%) FreeBSD
16 12 (13.79%) CSS
17 11 (12.64%) Windows
17 11 (12.64%) Solaris
17 11 (12.64%) Oracle
17 11 (12.64%) Internet
17 11 (12.64%) D3.js
17 11 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 17 (19.54%) Apache
2 10 (11.49%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.20%) Node.js
4 5 (5.75%) nginx
4 5 (5.75%) IIS
5 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.30%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.15%) CMS
7 1 (1.15%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) DNS
2 15 (17.24%) HTTP
3 14 (16.09%) Firewall
4 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
5 11 (12.64%) Internet
6 7 (8.05%) SAN
7 6 (6.90%) OSPF
7 6 (6.90%) WAN
8 5 (5.75%) LDAP
8 5 (5.75%) BGP
9 4 (4.60%) VPN
9 4 (4.60%) SMTP
10 3 (3.45%) DHCP
10 3 (3.45%) 3G
10 3 (3.45%) LTE
10 3 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (2.30%) NAS
11 2 (2.30%) tcpdump
11 2 (2.30%) Wireless
11 2 (2.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (44.83%) MySQL
2 4 (4.60%) Big Data
3 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Bugzilla
1 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
1 8 (9.20%) Mercurial
1 8 (9.20%) Grunt
2 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.90%) Subversion
4 5 (5.75%) JIRA
5 4 (4.60%) Ant
5 4 (4.60%) CMake
5 4 (4.60%) Maven
5 4 (4.60%) CruiseControl
5 4 (4.60%) Hudson
6 3 (3.45%) Redmine
General
1 8 (9.20%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Administrator
2 17 (19.54%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (18.39%) Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Linux Administrator
5 14 (16.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 13 (14.94%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) UNIX Administrator
9 8 (9.20%) Technical Support
9 8 (9.20%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 8 (9.20%) Release Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Test Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Systems Test Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Integration Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Systems Integration Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
2 12 (13.79%) CSS
3 11 (12.64%) D3.js
4 9 (10.34%) Ajax
5 8 (9.20%) HTML5
5 8 (9.20%) CSS3
5 8 (9.20%) WebSockets
5 8 (9.20%) Backbone.js
5 8 (9.20%) HTML
5 8 (9.20%) Highcharts JS
5 8 (9.20%) Sass
5 8 (9.20%) LESS
6 7 (8.05%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (5.75%) Web Services
8 4 (4.60%) XML
8 4 (4.60%) LAMP
8 4 (4.60%) JSON
8 4 (4.60%) Twisted
9 3 (3.45%) jQuery
10 1 (1.15%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.75%) Streaming Media
3 4 (4.60%) IPTV
3 4 (4.60%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.45%) Open Source
4 3 (3.45%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 55 (63.22%) Linux
2 35 (40.23%) Debian
3 34 (39.08%) CentOS
4 32 (36.78%) UNIX
5 12 (13.79%) FreeBSD
6 11 (12.64%) Windows
6 11 (12.64%) Solaris
6 11 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (11.49%) AIX
8 9 (10.34%) OpenBSD
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.45%) SUSE
11 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.15%) VMS
12 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
1 9 (10.34%) DevOps
2 8 (9.20%) Online Security
2 8 (9.20%) MVC
2 8 (9.20%) ITIL
2 8 (9.20%) Scrum
3 7 (8.05%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.75%) Regression Testing
6 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.60%) Data Modelling
6 4 (4.60%) Functional Programming
6 4 (4.60%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.45%) Analytics
7 3 (3.45%) Bug Management
7 3 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.45%) Bioinformatics
8 2 (2.30%) CRM
8 2 (2.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) Perl
2 30 (34.48%) Bash Shell
3 29 (33.33%) Python
4 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.94%) SQL
6 12 (13.79%) PHP
7 9 (10.34%) Ruby
8 8 (9.20%) Java
9 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.60%) Erlang
11 4 (4.60%) C++
12 2 (2.30%) C
12 2 (2.30%) C#
13 1 (1.15%) VB
13 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.15%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.15%) XAML
13 1 (1.15%) VB6
13 1 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) CCNA
1 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.45%) RHCE
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.15%) MCSE
4 1 (1.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.20%) NFS
3 7 (8.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.75%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.30%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.30%) XenServer
5 2 (2.30%) vSphere
5 2 (2.30%) KVM
6 1 (1.15%) Xen
6 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) Puppet
2 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.60%) CFEngine
4 2 (2.30%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.30%) Ansible
5 1 (1.15%) Nagios
5 1 (1.15%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.15%) Munin
Vendors
1 50 (57.47%) Red Hat
2 14 (16.09%) VMware
3 13 (14.94%) HP
4 11 (12.64%) Oracle
5 10 (11.49%) IBM
5 10 (11.49%) Dell
6 9 (10.34%) Perforce
7 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.75%) NetApp
9 4 (4.60%) MKS
10 3 (3.45%) Citrix
11 2 (2.30%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.30%) Vertica
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