The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 459 443 440
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 463 492 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.51% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 1.86% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 390 440 499
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27351 26442 28754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.68% 27.65% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23165 21979 24864
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in England

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in England

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in England

Ubuntu
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
London -24 257 £50,500 +6.31% 46
South East -6 110 £42,250 -6.11% 6
South West -15 24 £65,000 +57.57% 5
West Midlands +6 20 £37,500 -6.25% 6
North West +3 19 £32,000 -8.57% 7
Yorkshire -38 17 £31,750 +5.83% 4
East of England -22 9 £52,500 +31.25% 8
East Midlands +23 8 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 967 (91.92%) Linux
2 450 (42.78%) Windows
3 417 (39.64%) Red Hat
4 406 (38.59%) MySQL
5 405 (38.50%) Python
6 402 (38.21%) Puppet
7 372 (35.36%) CentOS
8 335 (31.84%) Debian
9 320 (30.42%) DevOps
10 291 (27.66%) Apache
11 285 (27.09%) Bash Shell
12 283 (26.90%) VMware
13 278 (26.43%) PHP
14 277 (26.33%) Nagios
15 273 (25.95%) Ruby
16 271 (25.76%) Perl
17 250 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
18 241 (22.91%) Opscode Chef
19 226 (21.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 192 (18.25%) Open Source
21 189 (17.97%) Firewall
22 188 (17.87%) Java
23 187 (17.78%) Git (software)
24 175 (16.63%) UNIX
25 173 (16.44%) TCP/IP
26 169 (16.06%) Cisco
27 168 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
28 152 (14.45%) Amazon AWS
29 147 (13.97%) nginx
30 143 (13.59%) SQL

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 291 (27.66%) Apache
2 147 (13.97%) nginx
3 117 (11.12%) Tomcat
4 86 (8.17%) IIS
5 45 (4.28%) OpenStack
6 40 (3.80%) Drupal
7 37 (3.52%) Node.js
8 35 (3.33%) MS Exchange
9 32 (3.04%) CMS
10 31 (2.95%) WordPress
11 29 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
12 26 (2.47%) JBoss
13 24 (2.28%) Apache Solr
14 22 (2.09%) Confluence
15 21 (2.00%) SharePoint
16 20 (1.90%) WebLogic
17 11 (1.05%) WebSphere
18 10 (0.95%) Jetty
18 10 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (0.95%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 44 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.09%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.71%) MS Office
4 5 (0.48%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (0.57%) Magento
3 4 (0.38%) Summit
4 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 152 (14.45%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (2.66%) PaaS
5 27 (2.57%) SaaS
6 26 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (1.90%) Amazon S3
7 20 (1.90%) IaaS
8 17 (1.62%) Amazon ELB
9 14 (1.33%) Rackspace Cloud
10 12 (1.14%) Office 365
10 12 (1.14%) GitHub
11 11 (1.05%) SoftLayer
12 9 (0.86%) Route 53
12 9 (0.86%) Heroku
13 5 (0.48%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.48%) CloudFront
14 4 (0.38%) Engine Yard
15 3 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.19%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 189 (17.97%) Firewall
2 173 (16.44%) TCP/IP
3 141 (13.40%) DNS
4 85 (8.08%) VPN
5 74 (7.03%) SAN
6 62 (5.89%) HTTP
7 61 (5.80%) DHCP
8 54 (5.13%) LDAP
9 52 (4.94%) WAN
10 47 (4.47%) LAN
10 47 (4.47%) BGP
11 44 (4.18%) VoIP
12 43 (4.09%) Internet
13 42 (3.99%) VLAN
14 41 (3.90%) SMTP
15 40 (3.80%) OSPF
16 39 (3.71%) SSH
16 39 (3.71%) Cisco ASA
17 29 (2.76%) OpenVPN
18 28 (2.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (38.59%) MySQL
2 106 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
3 100 (9.51%) MongoDB
4 99 (9.41%) SQL Server
5 89 (8.46%) NoSQL
6 49 (4.66%) Hadoop
7 47 (4.47%) Relational Database
8 35 (3.33%) Redis
9 34 (3.23%) Big Data
9 34 (3.23%) MariaDB
10 28 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (1.33%) Couchbase
12 13 (1.24%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.14%) Data Mining
14 11 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (0.95%) Informix
16 9 (0.86%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (0.57%) QlikView
17 6 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 187 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 136 (12.93%) Jenkins
3 100 (9.51%) Subversion
4 60 (5.70%) JIRA
5 44 (4.18%) Maven
6 27 (2.57%) Mercurial
7 20 (1.90%) Hudson
7 20 (1.90%) Bitbucket
8 18 (1.71%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.52%) Ant
9 16 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (1.24%) Behat
11 10 (0.95%) Selenium
12 9 (0.86%) PHPUnit
13 8 (0.76%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.76%) Grunt
14 7 (0.67%) Gradle
14 7 (0.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 7 (0.67%) JUnit
15 6 (0.57%) Yeoman
General
1 107 (10.17%) Finance
2 84 (7.98%) Games
3 35 (3.33%) Marketing
4 34 (3.23%) Retail
5 23 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.00%) Law
7 17 (1.62%) Advertising
8 16 (1.52%) Banking
9 13 (1.24%) Legal
9 13 (1.24%) Publishing
10 10 (0.95%) Music Industry
10 10 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.57%) Billing
12 5 (0.48%) Automotive
13 4 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.38%) Electronics
14 3 (0.29%) Back Office
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.19%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 397 (37.74%) Systems Administrator
2 396 (37.64%) Administrator
3 256 (24.33%) Linux Administrator
4 242 (23.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 151 (14.35%) Developer
6 113 (10.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 76 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
8 64 (6.08%) Support Engineer
9 61 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
10 58 (5.51%) Web Developer
11 48 (4.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 40 (3.80%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 39 (3.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 33 (3.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 32 (3.04%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
16 31 (2.95%) PHP Developer
17 26 (2.47%) Front-End Developer
18 25 (2.38%) Analyst
19 24 (2.28%) Network Engineer
19 24 (2.28%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (13.21%) Web Services
2 121 (11.50%) LAMP
3 100 (9.51%) CSS
4 97 (9.22%) HTML
5 63 (5.99%) jQuery
6 60 (5.70%) .NET
7 51 (4.85%) HTML5
8 41 (3.90%) Django
9 39 (3.71%) XML
10 36 (3.42%) CSS3
10 36 (3.42%) Sass
11 34 (3.23%) Ajax
12 29 (2.76%) Ruby on Rails
13 28 (2.66%) JSON
14 27 (2.57%) AngularJS
15 24 (2.28%) REST
15 24 (2.28%) Memcached
16 21 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
16 21 (2.00%) Symfony
17 18 (1.71%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 192 (18.25%) Open Source
2 42 (3.99%) Clustering
3 38 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 31 (2.95%) Mobile App
5 26 (2.47%) Wiki
6 25 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 23 (2.19%) Replication
8 21 (2.00%) Digital Media
9 18 (1.71%) User Experience
9 18 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.33%) W3C
11 14 (1.33%) Visualisation
11 14 (1.33%) Social Media
12 11 (1.05%) Algorithms
13 10 (0.95%) Derivative
13 10 (0.95%) FMCG
13 10 (0.95%) iPhone
14 8 (0.76%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.76%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 967 (91.92%) Linux
2 450 (42.78%) Windows
3 372 (35.36%) CentOS
4 335 (31.84%) Debian
5 226 (21.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 175 (16.63%) UNIX
7 91 (8.65%) SUSE
8 87 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 70 (6.65%) Solaris
10 58 (5.51%) Windows 7
11 56 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 50 (4.75%) Fedora
13 38 (3.61%) Android
14 26 (2.47%) Mac OS X
15 22 (2.09%) Apple iOS
16 21 (2.00%) OpenBSD
17 20 (1.90%) AIX
18 18 (1.71%) FreeBSD
19 16 (1.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (30.42%) DevOps
2 250 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (9.70%) E-Commerce
4 101 (9.60%) Scrum
5 90 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
6 89 (8.46%) Configuration Management
7 85 (8.08%) OO
8 79 (7.51%) Load Balancing
9 48 (4.56%) ITIL
10 47 (4.47%) Software Engineering
10 47 (4.47%) Build Automation
11 41 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
12 40 (3.80%) MVC
13 37 (3.52%) TDD
14 36 (3.42%) OOP
15 35 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
16 34 (3.23%) Web Development
17 32 (3.04%) Project Management
18 31 (2.95%) Mentoring
19 29 (2.76%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 405 (38.50%) Python
2 285 (27.09%) Bash Shell
3 278 (26.43%) PHP
4 273 (25.95%) Ruby
5 271 (25.76%) Perl
6 188 (17.87%) Java
7 143 (13.59%) SQL
8 122 (11.60%) JavaScript
9 102 (9.70%) Shell Script
10 38 (3.61%) PowerShell
11 30 (2.85%) PHP5
12 23 (2.19%) C#
13 19 (1.81%) C
14 18 (1.71%) C++
15 14 (1.33%) Erlang
16 12 (1.14%) Scala
17 9 (0.86%) PL/SQL
18 8 (0.76%) Korn
18 8 (0.76%) Tcl
19 7 (0.67%) Golang
Qualifications
1 122 (11.60%) Degree
2 71 (6.75%) CCNA
2 71 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.81%) LPIC
5 14 (1.33%) CCNP
6 13 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.05%) RHCSA
9 9 (0.86%) RHCE
10 8 (0.76%) JNCIA
10 8 (0.76%) Linux+ Certification
10 8 (0.76%) CCSA
10 8 (0.76%) SSCP
10 8 (0.76%) CISSP
10 8 (0.76%) MCSE
11 4 (0.38%) MCITP
11 4 (0.38%) CEH
11 4 (0.38%) MCSA
11 4 (0.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.66%) QA
2 33 (3.14%) SLA
3 17 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 168 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (7.22%) KVM
3 70 (6.65%) Active Directory
4 68 (6.46%) Varnish
5 60 (5.70%) Xen
6 44 (4.18%) XenServer
7 42 (3.99%) Hyper-V
8 41 (3.90%) Samba
9 38 (3.61%) Postfix
10 37 (3.52%) NFS
11 32 (3.04%) vSphere
12 30 (2.85%) Docker
13 22 (2.09%) Sendmail
14 18 (1.71%) VMware ESX
14 18 (1.71%) LXC
15 16 (1.52%) Openswan
16 14 (1.33%) Ceph
17 9 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
18 7 (0.67%) Terminal Services
19 6 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 402 (38.21%) Puppet
2 277 (26.33%) Nagios
3 241 (22.91%) Opscode Chef
4 96 (9.13%) ZABBIX
4 96 (9.13%) Ansible
5 68 (6.46%) Salt
6 51 (4.85%) Cacti
7 48 (4.56%) HAProxy
8 33 (3.14%) Graphite
9 28 (2.66%) Zenoss
10 27 (2.57%) Ganglia
10 27 (2.57%) logstash
11 21 (2.00%) Vagrant
12 18 (1.71%) Kibana
13 17 (1.62%) cPanel
13 17 (1.62%) StatsD
14 16 (1.52%) Plesk
14 16 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
15 12 (1.14%) Opsview
15 12 (1.14%) Icinga
Vendors
1 417 (39.64%) Red Hat
2 283 (26.90%) VMware
3 169 (16.06%) Cisco
4 109 (10.36%) Microsoft
5 102 (9.70%) Oracle
6 65 (6.18%) Juniper
7 63 (5.99%) HP
8 47 (4.47%) Citrix
9 42 (3.99%) Zend
10 30 (2.85%) Dell
11 27 (2.57%) Splunk
12 26 (2.47%) Rackspace
12 26 (2.47%) Sun
13 25 (2.38%) NetApp
14 24 (2.28%) Percona
15 22 (2.09%) SaltStack
16 21 (2.00%) SolarWinds
17 20 (1.90%) IBM
17 20 (1.90%) Riverbed
18 19 (1.81%) Sony
East London
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £45K PA doe
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 p/annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago