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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 447 410 455
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +45
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 527 667 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.62% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 2.31% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 468 607 456
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,436
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £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
26848 28876 27361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.26% 26.95% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22899 24181 23436
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -32 318 £55,000 +4.76% 22
South East -51 76 £42,500 +6.25% 14
South West -13 36 £63,750 +70.00% 5
West Midlands +11 34 £60,000 +71.42% 5
North West +18 21 £38,750 -20.51% 1
Yorkshire +7 20 £39,000 +30.00% 8
East of England -32 15 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands -4 8 £37,500 +7.14% 6
North East - 1 £30,000 - 1
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1049 (90.67%) Linux
2 561 (48.49%) Python
3 510 (44.08%) Puppet
4 464 (40.10%) DevOps
5 460 (39.76%) MySQL
6 432 (37.34%) Red Hat
7 410 (35.44%) CentOS
8 378 (32.67%) Opscode Chef
9 360 (31.11%) Ruby
10 358 (30.94%) Debian
11 353 (30.51%) Bash Shell
12 346 (29.90%) Apache
13 345 (29.82%) Windows
14 335 (28.95%) Perl
15 329 (28.44%) Git (software)
16 324 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
17 308 (26.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 303 (26.19%) VMware
19 288 (24.89%) PHP
20 276 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
21 274 (23.68%) Java
22 271 (23.42%) Jenkins
23 253 (21.87%) VMware Infrastructure
24 218 (18.84%) UNIX
25 211 (18.24%) Ansible
26 204 (17.63%) Nagios
27 199 (17.20%) Firewall
28 182 (15.73%) Configuration Management
28 182 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
29 181 (15.64%) JavaScript

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 346 (29.90%) Apache
2 167 (14.43%) nginx
3 119 (10.29%) Tomcat
4 81 (7.00%) IIS
5 59 (5.10%) MS Exchange
6 56 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
7 55 (4.75%) OpenStack
8 53 (4.58%) Confluence
9 42 (3.63%) WordPress
10 41 (3.54%) Drupal
11 37 (3.20%) Apache Solr
12 31 (2.68%) Node.js
13 26 (2.25%) MediaWiki
14 22 (1.90%) CMS
15 21 (1.82%) SharePoint
16 20 (1.73%) JBoss
17 11 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (0.86%) Apache Spark
18 10 (0.86%) Joomla!
19 9 (0.78%) Alfresco
Applications
1 25 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.07%) MS Office
3 14 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (1.30%) Magento
2 5 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.086%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 324 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (6.40%) IaaS
4 66 (5.70%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (4.41%) PaaS
6 46 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (2.51%) Route 53
8 23 (1.99%) Amazon S3
8 23 (1.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 22 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 21 (1.82%) Office 365
11 14 (1.21%) SaaS
11 14 (1.21%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (1.04%) GitHub
13 7 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.52%) Amazon Glacier
15 5 (0.43%) Google Apps
16 4 (0.35%) Joyent
17 3 (0.26%) CloudFront
17 3 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 199 (17.20%) Firewall
2 169 (14.61%) DNS
3 165 (14.26%) TCP/IP
4 102 (8.82%) VPN
5 77 (6.66%) LDAP
6 75 (6.48%) HTTP
7 60 (5.19%) Internet
8 59 (5.10%) LAN
9 57 (4.93%) WAN
10 56 (4.84%) SAN
11 49 (4.24%) Network Security
12 46 (3.98%) SMTP
13 44 (3.80%) DHCP
13 44 (3.80%) BGP
14 42 (3.63%) IPsec
15 38 (3.28%) VLAN
16 32 (2.77%) OSPF
17 29 (2.51%) FTP
18 27 (2.33%) IPv6
19 26 (2.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (39.76%) MySQL
2 132 (11.41%) MongoDB
3 128 (11.06%) SQL Server
4 125 (10.80%) PostgreSQL
5 103 (8.90%) Relational Database
6 71 (6.14%) NoSQL
7 35 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (2.94%) Redis
9 32 (2.77%) Big Data
10 28 (2.42%) Couchbase
11 27 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
12 24 (2.07%) Oracle Database
13 21 (1.82%) MariaDB
13 21 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (1.47%) Hadoop
15 11 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (0.95%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.86%) Informix
17 9 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 329 (28.44%) Git (software)
2 271 (23.42%) Jenkins
3 153 (13.22%) Subversion
4 88 (7.61%) JIRA
5 85 (7.35%) Maven
6 73 (6.31%) Hudson
7 40 (3.46%) TeamCity
8 29 (2.51%) Selenium
9 14 (1.21%) JUnit
10 12 (1.04%) Gradle
11 11 (0.95%) Mercurial
12 10 (0.86%) SonarQube
13 9 (0.78%) LoadRunner
13 9 (0.78%) PowerBuilder
14 8 (0.69%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.69%) TestNG
14 8 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (0.61%) Bitbucket
15 7 (0.61%) Log4j
General
1 113 (9.77%) Finance
2 64 (5.53%) Games
3 40 (3.46%) Marketing
4 34 (2.94%) Publishing
5 29 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.33%) Retail
6 27 (2.33%) Advertising
7 26 (2.25%) Banking
7 26 (2.25%) Automotive
8 21 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.86%) Billing
10 6 (0.52%) Law
10 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.35%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.26%) Legal
13 2 (0.17%) Back Office
13 2 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.086%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.086%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.086%) German Language
Job Titles
1 286 (24.72%) Administrator
2 284 (24.55%) Systems Administrator
3 228 (19.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 172 (14.87%) Developer
5 165 (14.26%) Linux Administrator
6 149 (12.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 118 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
8 81 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
9 67 (5.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 59 (5.10%) Support Engineer
11 50 (4.32%) Analyst
11 50 (4.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 47 (4.06%) PHP Developer
13 37 (3.20%) Linux Support
14 34 (2.94%) Consultant
15 32 (2.77%) Web Developer
16 30 (2.59%) Junior
17 29 (2.51%) Architect
18 27 (2.33%) Linux Support Engineer
19 26 (2.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (14.69%) HTML
2 158 (13.66%) CSS
3 108 (9.33%) Web Services
4 94 (8.12%) LAMP
5 93 (8.04%) .NET
6 92 (7.95%) jQuery
7 72 (6.22%) HTML5
8 58 (5.01%) Ruby on Rails
9 52 (4.49%) XML
10 45 (3.89%) Symfony
11 40 (3.46%) CSS3
12 38 (3.28%) Django
13 36 (3.11%) Sensu
14 35 (3.03%) Ajax
15 34 (2.94%) AngularJS
16 33 (2.85%) ASP.NET
16 33 (2.85%) RESTful
16 33 (2.85%) RabbitMQ
17 32 (2.77%) JSON
18 30 (2.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 147 (12.71%) Data Centre
2 72 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 45 (3.89%) Wiki
4 42 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 39 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (2.33%) Public Cloud
6 27 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 27 (2.33%) BBC
6 27 (2.33%) Clustering
7 23 (1.99%) Replication
7 23 (1.99%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.90%) Private Cloud
9 19 (1.64%) Digital Media
10 16 (1.38%) Xbox
11 14 (1.21%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.04%) Eurex
13 10 (0.86%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.78%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.78%) NHS
14 9 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1049 (90.67%) Linux
2 410 (35.44%) CentOS
3 358 (30.94%) Debian
4 345 (29.82%) Windows
5 308 (26.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 218 (18.84%) UNIX
7 87 (7.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 64 (5.53%) Windows 7
10 60 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 56 (4.84%) SUSE
12 55 (4.75%) Fedora
13 53 (4.58%) Solaris
14 28 (2.42%) AIX
15 25 (2.16%) Windows 8
16 24 (2.07%) Android
17 18 (1.56%) Apple iOS
17 18 (1.56%) Windows XP
18 13 (1.12%) Mac OS X
19 10 (0.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (40.10%) DevOps
2 276 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (15.73%) Configuration Management
3 182 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
4 108 (9.33%) E-Commerce
5 90 (7.78%) Scrum
6 89 (7.69%) Open Source
7 87 (7.52%) Software Engineering
8 80 (6.91%) ITIL
9 76 (6.57%) TDD
10 70 (6.05%) OO
11 64 (5.53%) Load Balancing
12 63 (5.45%) Build Automation
13 56 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
14 55 (4.75%) Content Management
15 42 (3.63%) MVC
15 42 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 40 (3.46%) OOP
16 40 (3.46%) Project Management
17 39 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 561 (48.49%) Python
2 360 (31.11%) Ruby
3 353 (30.51%) Bash Shell
4 335 (28.95%) Perl
5 288 (24.89%) PHP
6 274 (23.68%) Java
7 181 (15.64%) JavaScript
8 166 (14.35%) SQL
9 97 (8.38%) Shell Script
10 74 (6.40%) PowerShell
11 45 (3.89%) C++
12 42 (3.63%) Groovy
13 41 (3.54%) Bourne shell
14 39 (3.37%) C
15 35 (3.03%) C#
16 29 (2.51%) Korn
17 22 (1.90%) VB
18 20 (1.73%) PL/SQL
19 15 (1.30%) PHP5
20 13 (1.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 125 (10.80%) Degree
2 42 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 32 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (1.64%) CCNP
6 16 (1.38%) RHCE
7 14 (1.21%) CCNA
8 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.78%) RHCSA
9 9 (0.78%) LPIC
10 8 (0.69%) Linux+ Certification
11 7 (0.61%) MCSE
12 6 (0.52%) MCP
13 5 (0.43%) MCSA
14 4 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.26%) CCIE
15 3 (0.26%) CEH
16 2 (0.17%) HND
16 2 (0.17%) MCITP
16 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.79%) QA
2 16 (1.38%) SLA
3 7 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.086%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 253 (21.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (10.03%) Docker
3 103 (8.90%) KVM
4 80 (6.91%) Active Directory
5 73 (6.31%) Varnish
6 62 (5.36%) Xen
7 55 (4.75%) Samba
8 43 (3.72%) Hyper-V
9 42 (3.63%) Postfix
9 42 (3.63%) XenServer
10 38 (3.28%) vSphere
11 31 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (2.51%) iptables
13 27 (2.33%) GlusterFS
14 26 (2.25%) NFS
15 19 (1.64%) LXC
16 15 (1.30%) VirtualBox
16 15 (1.30%) VMware ESX
17 11 (0.95%) vCloud
18 10 (0.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 510 (44.08%) Puppet
2 378 (32.67%) Opscode Chef
3 211 (18.24%) Ansible
4 204 (17.63%) Nagios
5 140 (12.10%) ZABBIX
6 61 (5.27%) Vagrant
7 59 (5.10%) Salt
8 55 (4.75%) logstash
9 43 (3.72%) Zenoss
10 34 (2.94%) HAProxy
10 34 (2.94%) Kibana
11 32 (2.77%) Graphite
12 29 (2.51%) StatsD
13 16 (1.38%) cPanel
14 15 (1.30%) Cacti
14 15 (1.30%) Tivoli
15 14 (1.21%) Backup Exec
16 12 (1.04%) Plesk
16 12 (1.04%) Munin
16 12 (1.04%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 432 (37.34%) Red Hat
2 303 (26.19%) VMware
3 156 (13.48%) Cisco
4 100 (8.64%) Oracle
5 71 (6.14%) Microsoft
6 54 (4.67%) Juniper
7 52 (4.49%) Citrix
8 40 (3.46%) HP
9 35 (3.03%) Splunk
10 32 (2.77%) Zend
11 29 (2.51%) Dell
12 28 (2.42%) Google
12 28 (2.42%) New Relic
13 27 (2.33%) IBM
14 21 (1.82%) Rackspace
15 20 (1.73%) AppDynamics
16 19 (1.64%) SaltStack
17 18 (1.56%) Adobe
18 17 (1.47%) Facebook
19 16 (1.38%) hybris
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000+ outstanding bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £80K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £80K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £240000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits plan
Posted: 4 days ago