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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 388 442 456
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 682 494 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.37% 1.79% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 628 457 476
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,248 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
28837 27545 30608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.96% 27.60% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24080 23726 26488
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +53 401 £52,500 +5.00% 41
South East +48 160 £40,000 - 8
East of England -3 44 £45,000 +30.43% 2
West Midlands +2 24 £30,000 -15.49%
Yorkshire -51 22 £30,000 -25.00% 5
South West -21 20 £37,500 +25.00% 5
East Midlands -1 8 £35,000 -4.76% 3
North West -20 6 £45,000 +87.50% 3
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1228 (92.12%) Linux
2 584 (43.81%) MySQL
3 572 (42.91%) Puppet
4 523 (39.23%) Python
5 495 (37.13%) Windows
5 495 (37.13%) Red Hat
6 493 (36.98%) Debian
7 429 (32.18%) CentOS
8 423 (31.73%) DevOps
9 412 (30.91%) Apache
10 389 (29.18%) Ruby
11 371 (27.83%) Perl
12 364 (27.31%) Opscode Chef
13 358 (26.86%) Nagios
14 343 (25.73%) Bash Shell
15 340 (25.51%) PHP
16 334 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
17 293 (21.98%) VMware
18 277 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 277 (20.78%) Git (software)
19 276 (20.71%) Java
20 250 (18.75%) Open Source
21 249 (18.68%) UNIX
22 232 (17.40%) Amazon AWS
23 223 (16.73%) TCP/IP
24 213 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
25 200 (15.00%) Jenkins
26 197 (14.78%) nginx
27 192 (14.40%) Tomcat
28 178 (13.35%) JavaScript

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 412 (30.91%) Apache
2 197 (14.78%) nginx
3 192 (14.40%) Tomcat
4 87 (6.53%) IIS
5 71 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
6 69 (5.18%) OpenStack
7 63 (4.73%) Node.js
8 54 (4.05%) Drupal
9 47 (3.53%) CMS
10 46 (3.45%) WebLogic
11 40 (3.00%) Apache Solr
12 30 (2.25%) MS Exchange
13 28 (2.10%) WordPress
14 25 (1.88%) Confluence
15 24 (1.80%) Escenic
16 22 (1.65%) Jetty
17 21 (1.58%) WebSphere
18 18 (1.35%) CloudStack
19 9 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
19 9 (0.68%) GlassFish
Applications
1 40 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (1.65%) Magento
2 12 (0.90%) Shopify
3 3 (0.23%) Summit
4 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.075%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 232 (17.40%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (5.93%) SaaS
3 69 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
4 68 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 45 (3.38%) PaaS
6 39 (2.93%) IaaS
7 27 (2.03%) Rackspace Cloud
8 23 (1.73%) Amazon S3
9 18 (1.35%) Joyent
10 17 (1.28%) GitHub
11 10 (0.75%) Office 365
11 10 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.45%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.38%) Heroku
14 4 (0.30%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.23%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.23%) Route 53
16 1 (0.075%) IBM SmartCloud
16 1 (0.075%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 223 (16.73%) TCP/IP
2 174 (13.05%) Firewall
3 160 (12.00%) DNS
4 105 (7.88%) LDAP
5 92 (6.90%) VPN
6 83 (6.23%) HTTP
7 78 (5.85%) Internet
8 64 (4.80%) SAN
9 62 (4.65%) VoIP
10 53 (3.98%) WAN
11 52 (3.90%) SMTP
12 49 (3.68%) LAN
13 45 (3.38%) DHCP
14 42 (3.15%) Asterisk PBX
15 39 (2.93%) SNMP
16 37 (2.78%) SSH
16 37 (2.78%) NetScaler
17 35 (2.63%) VLAN
18 31 (2.33%) BIG-IP
19 30 (2.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 584 (43.81%) MySQL
2 168 (12.60%) MongoDB
3 135 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
4 107 (8.03%) NoSQL
5 92 (6.90%) Big Data
6 84 (6.30%) Hadoop
7 82 (6.15%) SQL Server
8 81 (6.08%) Redis
9 79 (5.93%) Relational Database
10 42 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 31 (2.33%) RDBMS
12 28 (2.10%) DB2
13 19 (1.43%) HBase
14 17 (1.28%) Couchbase
14 17 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (1.28%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.90%) MariaDB
15 12 (0.90%) Hazelcast
16 11 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.68%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 277 (20.78%) Git (software)
2 200 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 139 (10.43%) Subversion
4 76 (5.70%) JIRA
5 55 (4.13%) Maven
6 39 (2.93%) TeamCity
7 32 (2.40%) Mercurial
8 25 (1.88%) Ant
9 24 (1.80%) Hudson
10 20 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (1.13%) PHPUnit
12 13 (0.98%) Behat
12 13 (0.98%) Selenium
13 12 (0.90%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.83%) Grunt
15 10 (0.75%) Bugzilla
16 9 (0.68%) Eclipse
17 8 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
17 8 (0.60%) Metasploit
17 8 (0.60%) FishEye
General
1 128 (9.60%) Finance
2 112 (8.40%) Games
3 52 (3.90%) Marketing
4 48 (3.60%) Publishing
5 39 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.33%) Retail
6 31 (2.33%) Music Industry
7 30 (2.25%) Law
8 27 (2.03%) Advertising
9 23 (1.73%) Banking
10 20 (1.50%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.90%) Legal
12 9 (0.68%) Online Betting
13 7 (0.53%) Automotive
14 5 (0.38%) Billing
14 5 (0.38%) Local Government
15 3 (0.23%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.075%) Front Office
16 1 (0.075%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 461 (34.58%) Administrator
2 417 (31.28%) Systems Administrator
3 359 (26.93%) Linux Administrator
4 300 (22.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 211 (15.83%) Developer
6 157 (11.78%) Linux Engineer
7 124 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
8 101 (7.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 99 (7.43%) Support Engineer
10 94 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
11 80 (6.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 79 (5.93%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 70 (5.25%) Web Developer
14 66 (4.95%) PHP Developer
15 64 (4.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 43 (3.23%) Web Engineer
16 43 (3.23%) Junior
17 42 (3.15%) Linux Support
18 41 (3.08%) Operations Engineer
19 34 (2.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (13.28%) Web Services
2 147 (11.03%) LAMP
3 128 (9.60%) CSS
4 113 (8.48%) HTML
5 106 (7.95%) jQuery
6 64 (4.80%) XML
7 62 (4.65%) .NET
7 62 (4.65%) HTML5
8 59 (4.43%) Ajax
9 54 (4.05%) JSON
10 53 (3.98%) Django
11 50 (3.75%) Symfony
12 47 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
12 47 (3.53%) RESTful
13 43 (3.23%) CSS3
14 42 (3.15%) AngularJS
15 38 (2.85%) ASP.NET
16 37 (2.78%) Backbone.js
17 34 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
18 29 (2.18%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 250 (18.75%) Open Source
2 73 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 66 (4.95%) Digital Media
4 62 (4.65%) Replication
5 55 (4.13%) Social Media
6 54 (4.05%) Computer Science
7 33 (2.48%) Clustering
8 32 (2.40%) Blackberry
9 30 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.28%) Smartphone
11 16 (1.20%) Wiki
11 16 (1.20%) Blog
12 14 (1.05%) W3C
13 11 (0.83%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.68%) Online Games
14 9 (0.68%) Streaming Video
14 9 (0.68%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1228 (92.12%) Linux
2 495 (37.13%) Windows
3 493 (36.98%) Debian
4 429 (32.18%) CentOS
5 277 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 249 (18.68%) UNIX
7 119 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 101 (7.58%) Solaris
9 91 (6.83%) SUSE
9 91 (6.83%) Windows 7
10 68 (5.10%) Mac OS X
11 56 (4.20%) Fedora
12 52 (3.90%) Mac OS
13 51 (3.83%) Android
14 50 (3.75%) Apple iOS
14 50 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 44 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 39 (2.93%) OpenBSD
17 35 (2.63%) FreeBSD
18 21 (1.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (31.73%) DevOps
2 334 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (11.55%) Load Balancing
4 125 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 121 (9.08%) ITIL
6 110 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
7 108 (8.10%) Scrum
8 103 (7.73%) E-Commerce
9 85 (6.38%) OO
10 76 (5.70%) Build Automation
11 74 (5.55%) Capacity Planning
12 60 (4.50%) Analytics
12 60 (4.50%) OOP
13 59 (4.43%) TDD
14 55 (4.13%) Web Development
15 54 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
16 52 (3.90%) MVC
17 51 (3.83%) Mentoring
18 49 (3.68%) Information Security
19 39 (2.93%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 523 (39.23%) Python
2 389 (29.18%) Ruby
3 371 (27.83%) Perl
4 343 (25.73%) Bash Shell
5 340 (25.51%) PHP
6 276 (20.71%) Java
7 178 (13.35%) JavaScript
8 151 (11.33%) SQL
9 123 (9.23%) Shell Script
10 46 (3.45%) PHP5
11 34 (2.55%) Scala
12 26 (1.95%) PowerShell
13 25 (1.88%) AWK
14 24 (1.80%) Erlang
15 23 (1.73%) C
16 14 (1.05%) sed
17 13 (0.98%) C++
18 12 (0.90%) ECMAScript
19 11 (0.83%) BeanShell
20 8 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 129 (9.68%) Degree
2 48 (3.60%) CCNA
2 48 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (2.63%) RHCE
4 30 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.43%) LPIC
6 18 (1.35%) Linux+ Certification
6 18 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.13%) OSCP
7 15 (1.13%) OSCE
7 15 (1.13%) CEH
8 11 (0.83%) ISEB
9 8 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.45%) MCSE
12 5 (0.38%) CCNP
12 5 (0.38%) CISSP
13 4 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.63%) QA
2 68 (5.10%) SLA
3 47 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.60%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.075%) GPG13
System Software
1 213 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (10.50%) KVM
3 97 (7.28%) Xen
4 84 (6.30%) Active Directory
5 82 (6.15%) Samba
6 65 (4.88%) NFS
7 54 (4.05%) Varnish
8 44 (3.30%) Postfix
9 39 (2.93%) Hyper-V
10 34 (2.55%) vSphere
11 33 (2.48%) XenServer
12 28 (2.10%) Sendmail
13 18 (1.35%) VMware ESX
14 17 (1.28%) vCloud
15 13 (0.98%) Docker
16 11 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
17 9 (0.68%) Snort
17 9 (0.68%) Squid
18 8 (0.60%) Nmap
19 6 (0.45%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 572 (42.91%) Puppet
2 364 (27.31%) Opscode Chef
3 358 (26.86%) Nagios
4 125 (9.38%) ZABBIX
5 102 (7.65%) Salt
6 92 (6.90%) Ansible
7 64 (4.80%) logstash
8 61 (4.58%) Cacti
9 59 (4.43%) HAProxy
9 59 (4.43%) CFEngine
10 42 (3.15%) Kibana
11 40 (3.00%) Zenoss
12 33 (2.48%) StatsD
13 32 (2.40%) Vagrant
14 30 (2.25%) Ganglia
15 22 (1.65%) Capistrano
16 21 (1.58%) Opsview
17 14 (1.05%) Icinga
17 14 (1.05%) Munin
18 13 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 495 (37.13%) Red Hat
2 293 (21.98%) VMware
3 139 (10.43%) Oracle
4 120 (9.00%) Cisco
5 82 (6.15%) Zend
6 80 (6.00%) HP
7 79 (5.93%) Microsoft
8 68 (5.10%) Citrix
9 62 (4.65%) Rackspace
10 60 (4.50%) JBoss
11 58 (4.35%) Dell
12 52 (3.90%) Juniper
13 39 (2.93%) Sony
14 38 (2.85%) Splunk
15 37 (2.78%) F5
16 36 (2.70%) New Relic
17 35 (2.63%) Apple
18 34 (2.55%) Google
19 31 (2.33%) Toshiba
20 28 (2.10%) SaltStack
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum share options
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday