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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 414 449 469
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 604 597 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.15% 1.97% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 517 527 419
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
28145 30293 28319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.11% 26.86% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23811 25420 24016
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +48 347 £55,000 +10.00% 33
South East -12 131 £42,500 +6.25% 8
South West -8 37 £60,000 +41.17% 7
West Midlands +8 32 £37,500 -7.40% 5
Yorkshire -16 19 £33,250 -16.87% 3
North West +9 14 £37,500 +26.05% 3
East Midlands +19 13 £35,000 +18.64% 5
East of England +10 13 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 987 (93.47%) Linux
2 465 (44.03%) Python
3 458 (43.37%) Red Hat
4 452 (42.80%) MySQL
5 451 (42.71%) Puppet
6 398 (37.69%) CentOS
7 366 (34.66%) Bash Shell
8 356 (33.71%) DevOps
9 348 (32.95%) Windows
10 347 (32.86%) Debian
11 322 (30.49%) Apache
12 316 (29.92%) Opscode Chef
13 312 (29.55%) Perl
14 311 (29.45%) VMware
15 304 (28.79%) PHP
16 297 (28.13%) Ruby
17 281 (26.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 246 (23.30%) Java
19 242 (22.92%) Git (software)
20 239 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
21 235 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
22 221 (20.93%) Nagios
23 201 (19.03%) VMware Infrastructure
24 192 (18.18%) Jenkins
25 190 (17.99%) DNS
26 187 (17.71%) TCP/IP
27 185 (17.52%) Firewall
28 183 (17.33%) nginx
29 171 (16.19%) Configuration Management
30 168 (15.91%) UNIX

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 322 (30.49%) Apache
2 183 (17.33%) nginx
3 118 (11.17%) Tomcat
4 102 (9.66%) IIS
5 50 (4.73%) MS Exchange
6 49 (4.64%) Confluence
7 44 (4.17%) Drupal
7 44 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
8 37 (3.50%) SharePoint
9 31 (2.94%) OpenStack
10 30 (2.84%) CMS
11 28 (2.65%) WordPress
11 28 (2.65%) Node.js
12 22 (2.08%) Apache Solr
13 19 (1.80%) MediaWiki
13 19 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (1.33%) JBoss
15 13 (1.23%) Alfresco
16 12 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (3.22%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.70%) MS Office
4 5 (0.47%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.095%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 239 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (6.16%) Amazon EC2
3 54 (5.11%) PaaS
4 35 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (3.03%) Route 53
6 28 (2.65%) Office 365
7 26 (2.46%) Amazon S3
8 24 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (2.27%) IaaS
8 24 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (1.80%) SaaS
10 15 (1.42%) Heroku
11 13 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
13 11 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (0.95%) GitHub
14 10 (0.95%) Engine Yard
15 9 (0.85%) CloudFront
16 5 (0.47%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.47%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 190 (17.99%) DNS
2 187 (17.71%) TCP/IP
3 185 (17.52%) Firewall
4 107 (10.13%) VPN
5 86 (8.14%) HTTP
6 77 (7.29%) SAN
7 68 (6.44%) Internet
8 67 (6.34%) BGP
9 61 (5.78%) DHCP
10 56 (5.30%) WAN
10 56 (5.30%) SMTP
11 53 (5.02%) LDAP
11 53 (5.02%) LAN
12 45 (4.26%) OSPF
13 40 (3.79%) VoIP
13 40 (3.79%) VLAN
14 36 (3.41%) IPsec
15 32 (3.03%) Network Security
16 31 (2.94%) OpenVPN
17 28 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 452 (42.80%) MySQL
2 129 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 109 (10.32%) PostgreSQL
4 94 (8.90%) MongoDB
5 85 (8.05%) NoSQL
6 60 (5.68%) Relational Database
7 38 (3.60%) MariaDB
8 29 (2.75%) Redis
9 27 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (2.37%) Hadoop
11 22 (2.08%) Couchbase
12 19 (1.80%) Big Data
13 17 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (1.33%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.23%) Informix
15 13 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (1.14%) Data Mining
17 11 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
18 9 (0.85%) QlikView
19 8 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 242 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 192 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 143 (13.54%) Subversion
4 73 (6.91%) JIRA
5 61 (5.78%) Maven
6 44 (4.17%) Hudson
7 18 (1.70%) TeamCity
7 18 (1.70%) Selenium
8 17 (1.61%) Ant
9 15 (1.42%) Gradle
10 13 (1.23%) JUnit
10 13 (1.23%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.04%) PHPUnit
11 11 (1.04%) Mercurial
11 11 (1.04%) Log4j
11 11 (1.04%) TestNG
12 8 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.57%) SonarQube
14 5 (0.47%) Aptana Studio
14 5 (0.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 107 (10.13%) Finance
2 58 (5.49%) Games
3 48 (4.55%) Retail
4 25 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.18%) Banking
6 22 (2.08%) Publishing
7 21 (1.99%) Marketing
8 19 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.23%) Law
10 12 (1.14%) Automotive
11 10 (0.95%) Advertising
12 9 (0.85%) Billing
13 5 (0.47%) Electronics
14 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.28%) Legal
14 3 (0.28%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Back Office
15 2 (0.19%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 370 (35.04%) Administrator
2 362 (34.28%) Systems Administrator
3 237 (22.44%) Linux Administrator
4 226 (21.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 180 (17.05%) DevOps Engineer
6 133 (12.59%) Developer
7 103 (9.75%) Linux Engineer
8 71 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
9 62 (5.87%) Support Engineer
9 62 (5.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 58 (5.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 34 (3.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 31 (2.94%) Analyst
13 30 (2.84%) Linux Support
13 30 (2.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 29 (2.75%) Network Engineer
14 29 (2.75%) Web Developer
15 28 (2.65%) PHP Developer
16 27 (2.56%) Java Developer
17 26 (2.46%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (11.93%) Web Services
2 101 (9.56%) LAMP
3 91 (8.62%) HTML
4 88 (8.33%) CSS
5 79 (7.48%) .NET
6 52 (4.92%) jQuery
7 39 (3.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 37 (3.50%) HTML5
9 36 (3.41%) XML
10 34 (3.22%) CSS3
11 33 (3.13%) Django
12 30 (2.84%) Ajax
13 25 (2.37%) JSON
13 25 (2.37%) Symfony
13 25 (2.37%) Sass
14 24 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (2.18%) FIX Protocol
16 22 (2.08%) ASP.NET
17 21 (1.99%) Memcached
18 20 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.46%) Open Source
2 51 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 50 (4.73%) Clustering
4 44 (4.17%) Wiki
5 37 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 32 (3.03%) Replication
7 25 (2.37%) Blackberry
8 23 (2.18%) Eurex
9 19 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (1.61%) User Experience
11 16 (1.52%) Digital Media
11 16 (1.52%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.42%) Visualisation
12 15 (1.42%) Over-the-Top Content
13 13 (1.23%) Fixed Income
14 12 (1.14%) BBC
14 12 (1.14%) IPTV
15 11 (1.04%) W3C
15 11 (1.04%) Algorithms
15 11 (1.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 987 (93.47%) Linux
2 398 (37.69%) CentOS
3 348 (32.95%) Windows
4 347 (32.86%) Debian
5 281 (26.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 168 (15.91%) UNIX
7 71 (6.72%) Solaris
7 71 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (5.78%) Fedora
8 61 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 60 (5.68%) Windows 7
10 59 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 52 (4.92%) SUSE
12 41 (3.88%) Android
13 24 (2.27%) AIX
13 24 (2.27%) Windows 8
14 19 (1.80%) Apple iOS
15 18 (1.70%) Mac OS X
16 14 (1.33%) Windows XP
17 12 (1.14%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (33.71%) DevOps
2 235 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (16.19%) Configuration Management
4 120 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 118 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (6.63%) Scrum
6 70 (6.63%) Load Balancing
7 61 (5.78%) ITIL
8 56 (5.30%) Build Automation
9 55 (5.21%) OO
10 48 (4.55%) TDD
11 47 (4.45%) Capacity Planning
12 46 (4.36%) Disaster Recovery
13 44 (4.17%) Project Management
14 43 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
15 38 (3.60%) Software Engineering
16 36 (3.41%) MVC
16 36 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
17 35 (3.31%) Change Management
18 32 (3.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 465 (44.03%) Python
2 366 (34.66%) Bash Shell
3 312 (29.55%) Perl
4 304 (28.79%) PHP
5 297 (28.13%) Ruby
6 246 (23.30%) Java
7 155 (14.68%) SQL
8 120 (11.36%) Shell Script
9 106 (10.04%) JavaScript
10 65 (6.16%) PowerShell
11 38 (3.60%) C
12 36 (3.41%) C++
13 30 (2.84%) C#
14 29 (2.75%) PHP5
15 21 (1.99%) Korn
16 18 (1.70%) PL/SQL
17 14 (1.33%) Tcl
18 10 (0.95%) Golang
19 9 (0.85%) Erlang
19 9 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (9.75%) Degree
2 66 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (5.40%) CCNA
4 23 (2.18%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.61%) CCNP
6 17 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.52%) LPIC
8 13 (1.23%) MCSE
9 8 (0.76%) MCSA
9 8 (0.76%) JNCIA
10 7 (0.66%) RHCE
11 6 (0.57%) SSCP
11 6 (0.57%) CCSA
11 6 (0.57%) MCP
11 6 (0.57%) CCIE
11 6 (0.57%) CISSP
12 5 (0.47%) MCITP
13 4 (0.38%) Linux+ Certification
13 4 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.21%) QA
2 25 (2.37%) SLA
3 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 201 (19.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (8.52%) Varnish
3 79 (7.48%) Docker
4 78 (7.39%) Active Directory
5 68 (6.44%) KVM
6 51 (4.83%) Samba
7 47 (4.45%) Hyper-V
8 45 (4.26%) Xen
9 43 (4.07%) VMware ESX
10 37 (3.50%) Postfix
11 35 (3.31%) vSphere
12 34 (3.22%) XenServer
13 29 (2.75%) NFS
13 29 (2.75%) iptables
14 16 (1.52%) VirtualBox
15 15 (1.42%) GlusterFS
15 15 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (1.33%) Openswan
17 10 (0.95%) Terminal Services
18 9 (0.85%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 451 (42.71%) Puppet
2 316 (29.92%) Opscode Chef
3 221 (20.93%) Nagios
4 120 (11.36%) Ansible
5 95 (9.00%) ZABBIX
6 72 (6.82%) Salt
7 44 (4.17%) Zenoss
8 42 (3.98%) Cacti
9 36 (3.41%) HAProxy
10 34 (3.22%) logstash
11 23 (2.18%) Graphite
12 20 (1.89%) Tivoli
13 19 (1.80%) Plesk
13 19 (1.80%) Kibana
13 19 (1.80%) cPanel
14 16 (1.52%) StatsD
14 16 (1.52%) Cobbler
15 15 (1.42%) Munin
16 14 (1.33%) Vagrant
17 12 (1.14%) Webmin
Vendors
1 458 (43.37%) Red Hat
2 311 (29.45%) VMware
3 164 (15.53%) Cisco
4 107 (10.13%) Oracle
5 95 (9.00%) Microsoft
6 62 (5.87%) Juniper
7 47 (4.45%) Citrix
8 41 (3.88%) HP
9 31 (2.94%) SolarWinds
10 30 (2.84%) Zend
10 30 (2.84%) NetApp
11 29 (2.75%) Splunk
12 27 (2.56%) Dell
12 27 (2.56%) IBM
13 25 (2.37%) AppDynamics
14 23 (2.18%) NYFIX
14 23 (2.18%) Patsystems
15 22 (2.08%) GL TRADE
15 22 (2.08%) CheckPoint
16 21 (1.99%) Rackspace
Loughborough, Leicestershire
deeserve Limited
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Major Players Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago