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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 471 468 446
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 475 467 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% 1.65% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 394 427 493
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
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
29126 28228 30752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.65% 27.57% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24552 23722 26781
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -15 246 £50,000 +11.11% 33
South East +49 113 £37,500 -6.25% 11
South West -5 30 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire -37 21 £32,500 +18.18% 2
West Midlands +6 16 £33,250 -21.76% 4
North West -6 16 £29,500 +28.26% 7
East of England -24 16 £45,000 +20.00% 5
East Midlands +22 15 £30,500 -20.77% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1049 (90.59%) Linux
2 492 (42.49%) Windows
3 449 (38.77%) MySQL
4 446 (38.51%) Puppet
5 441 (38.08%) Python
6 437 (37.74%) Red Hat
7 403 (34.80%) Debian
8 398 (34.37%) CentOS
9 349 (30.14%) DevOps
10 324 (27.98%) Apache
11 305 (26.34%) Nagios
12 304 (26.25%) Bash Shell
13 300 (25.91%) Perl
14 295 (25.47%) Ruby
15 294 (25.39%) Opscode Chef
16 285 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
16 285 (24.61%) PHP
17 275 (23.75%) VMware
18 233 (20.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 232 (20.03%) Open Source
20 212 (18.31%) Git (software)
21 210 (18.13%) Java
22 207 (17.88%) UNIX
23 192 (16.58%) TCP/IP
24 182 (15.72%) Firewall
25 178 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
26 173 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
27 168 (14.51%) Cisco
28 161 (13.90%) Jenkins
29 158 (13.64%) nginx

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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
1 324 (27.98%) Apache
2 158 (13.64%) nginx
3 138 (11.92%) Tomcat
4 78 (6.74%) IIS
5 60 (5.18%) OpenStack
6 56 (4.84%) Node.js
7 53 (4.58%) Drupal
8 50 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
9 45 (3.89%) CMS
10 38 (3.28%) JBoss
11 37 (3.20%) Apache Solr
12 33 (2.85%) WordPress
13 32 (2.76%) WebLogic
14 30 (2.59%) MS Exchange
15 21 (1.81%) Confluence
16 15 (1.30%) Jetty
17 13 (1.12%) WebSphere
18 10 (0.86%) SharePoint
18 10 (0.86%) Alfresco
18 10 (0.86%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.73%) MS Office
3 19 (1.64%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.43%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.69%) Magento
2 4 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.35%) Summit
3 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.17%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.17%) Shopify
4 1 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.086%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 178 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (5.18%) Cloud Computing
3 56 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (4.32%) SaaS
5 37 (3.20%) PaaS
5 37 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 33 (2.85%) IaaS
7 24 (2.07%) Rackspace Cloud
7 24 (2.07%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.64%) GitHub
9 17 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
10 15 (1.30%) SoftLayer
11 7 (0.60%) Office 365
12 6 (0.52%) Route 53
13 5 (0.43%) Joyent
13 5 (0.43%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.43%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.26%) Heroku
14 3 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 192 (16.58%) TCP/IP
2 182 (15.72%) Firewall
3 139 (12.00%) DNS
4 91 (7.86%) VPN
5 69 (5.96%) SAN
6 64 (5.53%) HTTP
7 60 (5.18%) WAN
8 57 (4.92%) LDAP
9 54 (4.66%) LAN
10 51 (4.40%) Internet
11 50 (4.32%) DHCP
12 47 (4.06%) VoIP
13 46 (3.97%) SMTP
14 42 (3.63%) SSH
15 39 (3.37%) BGP
16 37 (3.20%) VLAN
17 34 (2.94%) OSPF
18 30 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
19 27 (2.33%) Network Security
20 24 (2.07%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (38.77%) MySQL
2 128 (11.05%) MongoDB
3 104 (8.98%) PostgreSQL
4 95 (8.20%) NoSQL
5 87 (7.51%) SQL Server
6 71 (6.13%) Hadoop
7 56 (4.84%) Big Data
8 54 (4.66%) Relational Database
9 48 (4.15%) Redis
10 31 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (2.33%) MariaDB
12 20 (1.73%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.38%) DB2
14 11 (0.95%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.86%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (0.69%) Data Mining
18 7 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
18 7 (0.60%) RavenDB
19 6 (0.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 212 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 161 (13.90%) Jenkins
3 115 (9.93%) Subversion
4 58 (5.01%) JIRA
5 55 (4.75%) Maven
6 38 (3.28%) Mercurial
7 31 (2.68%) TeamCity
8 23 (1.99%) Ant
9 19 (1.64%) Hudson
10 16 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (1.38%) Bitbucket
11 15 (1.30%) Grunt
12 14 (1.21%) Behat
13 10 (0.86%) Selenium
14 9 (0.78%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.69%) PHPUnit
15 8 (0.69%) JUnit
16 6 (0.52%) Bugzilla
16 6 (0.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 6 (0.52%) Yeoman
General
1 113 (9.76%) Finance
2 97 (8.38%) Games
3 46 (3.97%) Marketing
4 35 (3.02%) Retail
5 30 (2.59%) Publishing
6 27 (2.33%) Law
6 27 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.16%) Banking
8 24 (2.07%) Music Industry
9 19 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.64%) Advertising
10 14 (1.21%) Legal
11 4 (0.35%) Automotive
11 4 (0.35%) Electronics
11 4 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.26%) Back Office
12 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.17%) iGaming
14 1 (0.086%) German Language
Job Titles
1 411 (35.49%) Administrator
2 399 (34.46%) Systems Administrator
3 291 (25.13%) Linux Administrator
4 261 (22.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 180 (15.54%) Developer
6 113 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 100 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
8 80 (6.91%) Web Developer
9 73 (6.30%) Support Engineer
10 68 (5.87%) Systems Engineer
11 60 (5.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 48 (4.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 45 (3.89%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 45 (3.89%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
14 38 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
15 35 (3.02%) PHP Developer
16 31 (2.68%) Linux Support
16 31 (2.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 28 (2.42%) Front-End Web Developer
18 27 (2.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (12.95%) Web Services
2 138 (11.92%) LAMP
3 121 (10.45%) CSS
4 115 (9.93%) HTML
5 83 (7.17%) jQuery
6 61 (5.27%) HTML5
6 61 (5.27%) .NET
7 48 (4.15%) Django
8 47 (4.06%) CSS3
8 47 (4.06%) XML
9 46 (3.97%) Ajax
10 42 (3.63%) AngularJS
11 40 (3.45%) JSON
12 39 (3.37%) Sass
13 34 (2.94%) Symfony
14 31 (2.68%) Backbone.js
15 30 (2.59%) ASP.NET
16 28 (2.42%) REST
17 23 (1.99%) Ruby on Rails
18 21 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 232 (20.03%) Open Source
2 55 (4.75%) Mobile App
3 45 (3.89%) Digital Media
4 37 (3.20%) Blackberry
5 32 (2.76%) Clustering
6 28 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.25%) Replication
8 24 (2.07%) Social Media
9 23 (1.99%) Algorithms
10 21 (1.81%) Wiki
11 18 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (1.38%) W3C
13 15 (1.30%) User Experience
14 10 (0.86%) Visualisation
14 10 (0.86%) FMCG
15 9 (0.78%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.69%) Physics
16 8 (0.69%) iPhone
16 8 (0.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1049 (90.59%) Linux
2 492 (42.49%) Windows
3 403 (34.80%) Debian
4 398 (34.37%) CentOS
5 233 (20.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 207 (17.88%) UNIX
7 109 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 85 (7.34%) SUSE
9 77 (6.65%) Solaris
10 68 (5.87%) Windows 7
11 58 (5.01%) Windows Server 2003
12 51 (4.40%) Fedora
13 49 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 42 (3.63%) Android
15 38 (3.28%) OpenBSD
16 34 (2.94%) Mac OS X
17 32 (2.76%) Apple iOS
18 29 (2.50%) FreeBSD
19 22 (1.90%) AIX
20 20 (1.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (30.14%) DevOps
2 285 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (9.84%) Scrum
4 101 (8.72%) Load Balancing
5 94 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
5 94 (8.12%) E-Commerce
6 91 (7.86%) OO
6 91 (7.86%) Configuration Management
7 69 (5.96%) Build Automation
8 67 (5.79%) ITIL
9 48 (4.15%) OOP
10 45 (3.89%) Web Development
10 45 (3.89%) Capacity Planning
11 42 (3.63%) TDD
11 42 (3.63%) Software Engineering
12 41 (3.54%) MVC
13 40 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
14 34 (2.94%) Mentoring
15 32 (2.76%) Content Management
16 31 (2.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 441 (38.08%) Python
2 304 (26.25%) Bash Shell
3 300 (25.91%) Perl
4 295 (25.47%) Ruby
5 285 (24.61%) PHP
6 210 (18.13%) Java
7 146 (12.61%) JavaScript
8 145 (12.52%) SQL
9 123 (10.62%) Shell Script
10 34 (2.94%) PHP5
11 25 (2.16%) PowerShell
12 20 (1.73%) Scala
13 18 (1.55%) Erlang
13 18 (1.55%) C#
14 16 (1.38%) C++
15 15 (1.30%) AWK
16 9 (0.78%) Korn
16 9 (0.78%) C
17 8 (0.69%) BeanShell
18 6 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (9.84%) Degree
2 64 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (5.53%) CCNA
3 34 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.55%) LPIC
5 15 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.30%) RHCSA
6 14 (1.21%) CCNP
7 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.86%) RHCE
8 10 (0.86%) OSCP
8 10 (0.86%) OSCE
8 10 (0.86%) Linux+ Certification
8 10 (0.86%) CEH
9 8 (0.69%) CCSA
9 8 (0.69%) JNCIA
9 8 (0.69%) CISSP
9 8 (0.69%) SSCP
9 8 (0.69%) MCSE
10 6 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.79%) QA
2 45 (3.89%) SLA
3 29 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.55%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.35%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 173 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (9.50%) KVM
3 80 (6.91%) Xen
4 77 (6.65%) Active Directory
5 60 (5.18%) Varnish
6 55 (4.75%) Samba
7 41 (3.54%) Hyper-V
8 40 (3.45%) NFS
9 39 (3.37%) Postfix
9 39 (3.37%) XenServer
10 34 (2.94%) vSphere
11 25 (2.16%) Sendmail
12 24 (2.07%) LXC
13 18 (1.55%) Docker
14 14 (1.21%) Ceph
15 11 (0.95%) vCloud
16 9 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (0.60%) Openswan
18 6 (0.52%) OpenSSH
18 6 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 446 (38.51%) Puppet
2 305 (26.34%) Nagios
3 294 (25.39%) Opscode Chef
4 115 (9.93%) ZABBIX
5 109 (9.41%) Ansible
6 77 (6.65%) Salt
7 64 (5.53%) HAProxy
8 63 (5.44%) Graphite
9 50 (4.32%) Cacti
10 43 (3.71%) logstash
11 31 (2.68%) Kibana
12 30 (2.59%) StatsD
12 30 (2.59%) Ganglia
13 28 (2.42%) Zenoss
13 28 (2.42%) Vagrant
14 27 (2.33%) CFEngine
15 18 (1.55%) cPanel
16 17 (1.47%) Icinga
17 16 (1.38%) Opsview
18 15 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 437 (37.74%) Red Hat
2 275 (23.75%) VMware
3 168 (14.51%) Cisco
4 107 (9.24%) Oracle
5 91 (7.86%) Microsoft
6 84 (7.25%) HP
7 78 (6.74%) Juniper
8 55 (4.75%) Zend
9 51 (4.40%) Citrix
10 50 (4.32%) Dell
11 35 (3.02%) Sony
12 31 (2.68%) New Relic
13 30 (2.59%) Rackspace
14 29 (2.50%) Sun
15 27 (2.33%) Apple
16 26 (2.25%) Splunk
17 24 (2.07%) Toshiba
18 23 (1.99%) IBM
19 21 (1.81%) SaltStack
20 19 (1.64%) F5
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum - shares, pension, medical
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Good package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £45K PA doe
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MOO.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago