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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 403 423 463
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +40
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 613 618 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.28% 2.10% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 515 566 410
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
26828 29417 27856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.92% 26.83% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22671 24921 23745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +31 351 £52,500 +5.00% 46
South East +11 144 £45,000 +12.50% 18
West Midlands +13 35 £43,596 +52.96% 7
South West -15 31 £42,500 - 11
Yorkshire 0 17 £34,750 +19.82% 2
East of England -10 16 £35,000 +7.69%
East Midlands +18 13 £35,000 +18.64%
North West -9 7 £37,500 +38.88% 3
North East 0 1 £30,000 -12.40%
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1038 (92.93%) Linux
2 513 (45.93%) Puppet
3 498 (44.58%) Python
3 498 (44.58%) MySQL
4 448 (40.11%) Red Hat
5 427 (38.23%) DevOps
6 422 (37.78%) CentOS
7 393 (35.18%) Bash Shell
8 370 (33.12%) Opscode Chef
9 358 (32.05%) Debian
10 353 (31.60%) Windows
11 346 (30.98%) Ruby
12 342 (30.62%) Apache
13 330 (29.54%) Perl
14 312 (27.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 309 (27.66%) PHP
16 306 (27.39%) VMware
17 296 (26.50%) Git (software)
18 280 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
19 278 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
20 265 (23.72%) Java
21 231 (20.68%) Nagios
22 230 (20.59%) Jenkins
23 209 (18.71%) VMware Infrastructure
24 203 (18.17%) Firewall
25 195 (17.46%) UNIX
25 195 (17.46%) DNS
26 191 (17.10%) Configuration Management
27 189 (16.92%) nginx
28 178 (15.94%) TCP/IP

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 342 (30.62%) Apache
2 189 (16.92%) nginx
3 130 (11.64%) Tomcat
4 102 (9.13%) IIS
5 54 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (4.57%) MS Exchange
7 49 (4.39%) Confluence
8 47 (4.21%) Drupal
9 41 (3.67%) OpenStack
10 37 (3.31%) SharePoint
11 31 (2.78%) WordPress
12 26 (2.33%) Apache Solr
13 25 (2.24%) CMS
13 25 (2.24%) Node.js
14 20 (1.79%) MediaWiki
15 19 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
16 17 (1.52%) JBoss
17 12 (1.07%) Alfresco
18 11 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
19 10 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.52%) MS Office
2 17 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.07%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (0.45%) Magento
3 4 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 280 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (6.62%) Amazon EC2
3 66 (5.91%) PaaS
4 50 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 39 (3.49%) IaaS
6 35 (3.13%) Route 53
7 34 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
8 28 (2.51%) Amazon S3
9 27 (2.42%) Office 365
10 22 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (1.79%) SaaS
12 16 (1.43%) Heroku
13 15 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
15 10 (0.90%) Engine Yard
15 10 (0.90%) GitHub
16 9 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
17 6 (0.54%) CloudFront
18 5 (0.45%) Amazon Glacier
18 5 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 203 (18.17%) Firewall
2 195 (17.46%) DNS
3 178 (15.94%) TCP/IP
4 114 (10.21%) VPN
5 90 (8.06%) HTTP
6 67 (6.00%) SAN
7 66 (5.91%) DHCP
7 66 (5.91%) Internet
8 62 (5.55%) LDAP
9 59 (5.28%) BGP
10 56 (5.01%) SMTP
10 56 (5.01%) LAN
11 53 (4.74%) WAN
12 45 (4.03%) VLAN
13 41 (3.67%) VoIP
14 39 (3.49%) Network Security
14 39 (3.49%) OSPF
15 38 (3.40%) IPsec
16 30 (2.69%) OpenVPN
17 27 (2.42%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 498 (44.58%) MySQL
2 139 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 128 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
4 110 (9.85%) MongoDB
5 86 (7.70%) NoSQL
6 81 (7.25%) Relational Database
7 34 (3.04%) MariaDB
8 31 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 30 (2.69%) Couchbase
10 27 (2.42%) Redis
11 25 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (1.79%) Big Data
13 18 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.52%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.52%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (1.16%) Data Mining
17 12 (1.07%) Informix
18 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 296 (26.50%) Git (software)
2 230 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 164 (14.68%) Subversion
4 75 (6.71%) Maven
5 73 (6.54%) JIRA
6 57 (5.10%) Hudson
7 27 (2.42%) TeamCity
8 21 (1.88%) Selenium
9 18 (1.61%) Gradle
10 15 (1.34%) Ant
11 14 (1.25%) JUnit
12 12 (1.07%) TestNG
12 12 (1.07%) PHPUnit
12 12 (1.07%) Bitbucket
12 12 (1.07%) Log4j
13 7 (0.63%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.63%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (0.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 120 (10.74%) Finance
2 66 (5.91%) Games
3 48 (4.30%) Retail
4 30 (2.69%) Publishing
5 27 (2.42%) Banking
6 23 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.97%) Automotive
7 22 (1.97%) Marketing
8 13 (1.16%) Law
9 9 (0.81%) Advertising
9 9 (0.81%) Billing
10 4 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.36%) Electronics
10 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.27%) Legal
12 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.090%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 366 (32.77%) Administrator
2 361 (32.32%) Systems Administrator
3 221 (19.79%) Linux Administrator
4 208 (18.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 205 (18.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 136 (12.18%) Developer
7 107 (9.58%) Linux Engineer
8 80 (7.16%) Systems Engineer
9 69 (6.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 62 (5.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 59 (5.28%) Support Engineer
12 40 (3.58%) PHP Developer
13 37 (3.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 33 (2.95%) Analyst
14 33 (2.95%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 32 (2.86%) Linux Support
16 30 (2.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
16 30 (2.69%) DBA
17 28 (2.51%) DevOps Administrator
18 27 (2.42%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (11.55%) Web Services
2 106 (9.49%) HTML
3 105 (9.40%) CSS
4 95 (8.50%) .NET
5 88 (7.88%) LAMP
6 59 (5.28%) jQuery
7 46 (4.12%) Ruby on Rails
8 43 (3.85%) HTML5
9 39 (3.49%) Symfony
10 37 (3.31%) XML
11 34 (3.04%) CSS3
12 30 (2.69%) Django
12 30 (2.69%) ASP.NET
13 26 (2.33%) Ajax
14 24 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
14 24 (2.15%) RESTful
15 22 (1.97%) Sass
15 22 (1.97%) AngularJS
16 20 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
17 19 (1.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.86%) Open Source
2 57 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 49 (4.39%) Clustering
4 44 (3.94%) Wiki
5 37 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 28 (2.51%) Blackberry
7 27 (2.42%) Replication
8 22 (1.97%) BBC
9 20 (1.79%) Eurex
10 18 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (1.52%) Visualisation
12 16 (1.43%) Digital Media
12 16 (1.43%) Public Cloud
13 15 (1.34%) Fixed Income
13 15 (1.34%) User Experience
13 15 (1.34%) Over-the-Top Content
14 12 (1.07%) IPTV
15 10 (0.90%) Private Cloud
15 10 (0.90%) Device Driver
16 9 (0.81%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1038 (92.93%) Linux
2 422 (37.78%) CentOS
3 358 (32.05%) Debian
4 353 (31.60%) Windows
5 312 (27.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 195 (17.46%) UNIX
7 73 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 69 (6.18%) Solaris
10 68 (6.09%) Windows 7
11 60 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (4.74%) Fedora
13 52 (4.66%) SUSE
14 36 (3.22%) Android
15 27 (2.42%) AIX
16 24 (2.15%) Windows 8
17 21 (1.88%) Mac OS X
18 18 (1.61%) Apple iOS
19 15 (1.34%) Windows XP
20 12 (1.07%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (38.23%) DevOps
2 278 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (17.10%) Configuration Management
4 142 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (11.28%) E-Commerce
6 93 (8.33%) Scrum
7 72 (6.45%) ITIL
8 67 (6.00%) Build Automation
9 66 (5.91%) Load Balancing
10 65 (5.82%) TDD
11 53 (4.74%) OO
11 53 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 49 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
13 47 (4.21%) Software Engineering
14 43 (3.85%) MVC
14 43 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 43 (3.85%) Content Management
15 37 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
16 34 (3.04%) Web Development
17 33 (2.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 498 (44.58%) Python
2 393 (35.18%) Bash Shell
3 346 (30.98%) Ruby
4 330 (29.54%) Perl
5 309 (27.66%) PHP
6 265 (23.72%) Java
7 164 (14.68%) SQL
8 127 (11.37%) Shell Script
9 110 (9.85%) JavaScript
10 73 (6.54%) PowerShell
11 46 (4.12%) C
12 37 (3.31%) C++
13 28 (2.51%) C#
14 25 (2.24%) Korn
15 22 (1.97%) PHP5
16 18 (1.61%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.34%) Tcl
17 15 (1.34%) Bourne shell
18 11 (0.98%) VB
18 11 (0.98%) Go
Qualifications
1 100 (8.95%) Degree
2 52 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (3.31%) CCNA
3 37 (3.31%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.61%) CCNP
5 18 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.07%) MCSE
7 11 (0.98%) LPIC
8 8 (0.72%) RHCE
9 6 (0.54%) MCITP
9 6 (0.54%) CCIE
9 6 (0.54%) Linux+ Certification
10 5 (0.45%) MCSA
11 4 (0.36%) RHCSA
11 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.27%) MCP
13 2 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.18%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.18%) QA
2 20 (1.79%) SLA
3 7 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 209 (18.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (8.68%) Varnish
3 91 (8.15%) Docker
4 80 (7.16%) KVM
5 79 (7.07%) Active Directory
6 60 (5.37%) Samba
7 44 (3.94%) Xen
8 43 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 43 (3.85%) Hyper-V
9 41 (3.67%) Postfix
10 39 (3.49%) vSphere
11 35 (3.13%) XenServer
12 30 (2.69%) iptables
12 30 (2.69%) NFS
13 22 (1.97%) GlusterFS
14 16 (1.43%) VirtualBox
15 15 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (1.16%) Openswan
17 11 (0.98%) Terminal Services
18 9 (0.81%) LXC
Systems Management
1 513 (45.93%) Puppet
2 370 (33.12%) Opscode Chef
3 231 (20.68%) Nagios
4 158 (14.15%) Ansible
5 108 (9.67%) ZABBIX
6 85 (7.61%) Salt
7 49 (4.39%) logstash
8 47 (4.21%) Zenoss
9 40 (3.58%) Cacti
10 32 (2.86%) Graphite
11 31 (2.78%) HAProxy
12 30 (2.69%) Kibana
13 23 (2.06%) Tivoli
13 23 (2.06%) StatsD
14 20 (1.79%) Vagrant
15 19 (1.70%) Plesk
16 18 (1.61%) cPanel
17 16 (1.43%) Cobbler
18 15 (1.34%) Capistrano
19 13 (1.16%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 448 (40.11%) Red Hat
2 306 (27.39%) VMware
3 164 (14.68%) Cisco
4 114 (10.21%) Oracle
5 87 (7.79%) Microsoft
6 58 (5.19%) Juniper
7 44 (3.94%) Citrix
8 39 (3.49%) Zend
9 37 (3.31%) Splunk
10 32 (2.86%) HP
10 32 (2.86%) Dell
11 27 (2.42%) IBM
12 25 (2.24%) NetApp
12 25 (2.24%) SolarWinds
12 25 (2.24%) New Relic
13 24 (2.15%) AppDynamics
14 21 (1.88%) Rackspace
15 20 (1.79%) hybris
15 20 (1.79%) NYFIX
15 20 (1.79%) Google
Deal, Kent
itecopeople
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Gold
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Explore Group
Salary: Bonus, Pension, health insurance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Explore Group
Salary: Bonus, Pension, health insurance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Good market rates with longer term salary + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
GCS
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago