The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 79 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% - 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.72% - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Median salary £50,000 - £28,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 - £29,600
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
233 246 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.22% 19.60% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 154 167 189
Median salary £39,528 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.99% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,650 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Puppet
4 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
4 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) Citrix
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
5 8 (50.00%) Apache
5 8 (50.00%) MySQL
5 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (43.75%) Riverbed
6 7 (43.75%) NAS
6 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
6 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
6 7 (43.75%) Percona
6 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
6 7 (43.75%) LAMP
6 7 (43.75%) Games
6 7 (43.75%) Brocade
6 7 (43.75%) IIS
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
6 7 (43.75%) SAN
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 6 (37.50%) Subversion

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
4 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (6.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
2 7 (43.75%) NAS
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Development Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) LAMP
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 2 (12.50%) Ext JS
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) High Availability
7 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
3 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) Docker
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (31.25%) Check_MK
3 5 (31.25%) Nagios
4 2 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (12.50%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) SCOM
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) Brocade
3 7 (43.75%) Percona
3 7 (43.75%) Riverbed
4 6 (37.50%) Perforce
5 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
6 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
7 2 (12.50%) CA
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (12.50%) Varonis