The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 105 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% - 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.53% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £35,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 263 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 23.95% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 199 166 242
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
Scotland

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) Nagios
5 4 (33.33%) OS/2
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (33.33%) CentOS
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) ZABBIX
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) New Relic
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) L2TP
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) OS/2
2 4 (33.33%) CentOS
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 2 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Postfix
3 1 (8.33%) Openswan
3 1 (8.33%) NFS
3 1 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Nagios
3 4 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (8.33%) Munin
4 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) New Relic
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) JBoss
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) CommVault
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago