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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 394 431 458
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 670 495 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.32% 1.78% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 610 462 475
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
28852 27822 31242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.96% 27.49% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24166 23843 26981
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 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +46 400 £52,500 +5.00% 36
South East +15 142 £40,000 -1.23% 10
East of England +20 46 £45,000 +23.28% 3
South West +10 27 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Yorkshire -58 24 £30,000 -14.28% 2
West Midlands +1 18 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands -3 10 £35,000 -
North West -8 6 £48,750 +39.28% 3
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1195 (91.78%) Linux
2 577 (44.32%) MySQL
3 560 (43.01%) Puppet
4 507 (38.94%) Python
5 487 (37.40%) Red Hat
6 482 (37.02%) Debian
7 459 (35.25%) Windows
8 420 (32.26%) Apache
9 412 (31.64%) DevOps
10 402 (30.88%) CentOS
11 363 (27.88%) Perl
12 359 (27.57%) Ruby
13 357 (27.42%) Opscode Chef
14 338 (25.96%) Bash Shell
14 338 (25.96%) Nagios
15 328 (25.19%) PHP
16 285 (21.89%) VMware
17 273 (20.97%) Java
18 272 (20.89%) Git (software)
19 266 (20.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 246 (18.89%) UNIX
21 245 (18.82%) Open Source
22 239 (18.36%) Amazon AWS
23 216 (16.59%) TCP/IP
24 212 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
25 201 (15.44%) nginx
26 198 (15.21%) Tomcat
27 192 (14.75%) Jenkins
28 181 (13.90%) Firewall
29 175 (13.44%) Web Services

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 420 (32.26%) Apache
2 201 (15.44%) nginx
3 198 (15.21%) Tomcat
4 93 (7.14%) IIS
5 75 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
6 64 (4.92%) Node.js
7 61 (4.69%) OpenStack
8 50 (3.84%) Drupal
8 50 (3.84%) CMS
9 45 (3.46%) Apache Solr
10 42 (3.23%) WebLogic
11 34 (2.61%) MS Exchange
12 29 (2.23%) Jetty
13 26 (2.00%) Confluence
14 24 (1.84%) Escenic
14 24 (1.84%) WordPress
15 17 (1.31%) WebSphere
16 14 (1.08%) CloudStack
17 12 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (0.92%) GlassFish
Applications
1 40 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.077%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (1.61%) Magento
2 12 (0.92%) Shopify
3 3 (0.23%) Summit
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.077%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.077%) Line 500
5 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 239 (18.36%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (6.30%) SaaS
3 71 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
4 69 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 45 (3.46%) PaaS
7 39 (3.00%) IaaS
8 25 (1.92%) Amazon S3
9 24 (1.84%) Rackspace Cloud
10 19 (1.46%) Joyent
11 16 (1.23%) GitHub
12 11 (0.84%) Office 365
13 7 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.46%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.38%) Heroku
16 4 (0.31%) Google App Engine
17 3 (0.23%) Google Apps
17 3 (0.23%) Route 53
18 1 (0.077%) ElastiCache
18 1 (0.077%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 216 (16.59%) TCP/IP
2 181 (13.90%) Firewall
3 165 (12.67%) DNS
4 103 (7.91%) LDAP
5 102 (7.83%) VPN
6 88 (6.76%) Internet
7 87 (6.68%) HTTP
8 67 (5.15%) SAN
9 56 (4.30%) VoIP
10 49 (3.76%) SMTP
11 45 (3.46%) WAN
12 43 (3.30%) DHCP
12 43 (3.30%) NetScaler
13 40 (3.07%) LAN
13 40 (3.07%) SNMP
14 37 (2.84%) VLAN
15 36 (2.76%) Asterisk PBX
16 33 (2.53%) NAS
17 31 (2.38%) SSH
17 31 (2.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (44.32%) MySQL
2 163 (12.52%) MongoDB
3 120 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
4 102 (7.83%) NoSQL
5 91 (6.99%) Big Data
5 91 (6.99%) Redis
6 89 (6.84%) SQL Server
7 76 (5.84%) Hadoop
8 71 (5.45%) Relational Database
9 42 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 29 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 29 (2.23%) DB2
11 21 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (1.54%) HBase
13 19 (1.46%) Couchbase
14 16 (1.23%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (0.92%) Hazelcast
17 9 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
17 9 (0.69%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 272 (20.89%) Git (software)
2 192 (14.75%) Jenkins
3 154 (11.83%) Subversion
4 81 (6.22%) JIRA
5 53 (4.07%) Maven
6 40 (3.07%) TeamCity
7 32 (2.46%) Mercurial
8 29 (2.23%) Ant
9 23 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 22 (1.69%) Hudson
11 15 (1.15%) PHPUnit
12 12 (0.92%) Grunt
12 12 (0.92%) Selenium
13 10 (0.77%) Bugzilla
14 9 (0.69%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.69%) Metasploit
14 9 (0.69%) FishEye
15 8 (0.61%) Behat
15 8 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
15 8 (0.61%) JUnit
General
1 116 (8.91%) Finance
2 104 (7.99%) Games
3 52 (3.99%) Marketing
4 49 (3.76%) Publishing
5 35 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.38%) Retail
6 31 (2.38%) Music Industry
7 30 (2.30%) Advertising
8 26 (2.00%) Law
9 21 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.54%) Banking
11 10 (0.77%) Online Betting
12 7 (0.54%) Legal
12 7 (0.54%) Automotive
13 5 (0.38%) Billing
13 5 (0.38%) Local Government
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.077%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.077%) Front Office
15 1 (0.077%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 461 (35.41%) Administrator
2 414 (31.80%) Systems Administrator
3 371 (28.49%) Linux Administrator
4 308 (23.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 204 (15.67%) Developer
6 157 (12.06%) Linux Engineer
7 122 (9.37%) DevOps Engineer
8 111 (8.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 97 (7.45%) Support Engineer
10 88 (6.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 87 (6.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 86 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
13 62 (4.76%) Web Developer
14 60 (4.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 58 (4.45%) PHP Developer
16 43 (3.30%) Web Engineer
17 42 (3.23%) Junior
18 41 (3.15%) Operations Engineer
19 39 (3.00%) Linux Support
20 38 (2.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (13.44%) Web Services
2 132 (10.14%) LAMP
3 121 (9.29%) CSS
4 108 (8.29%) HTML
5 100 (7.68%) jQuery
6 64 (4.92%) XML
7 63 (4.84%) .NET
8 58 (4.45%) JSON
8 58 (4.45%) HTML5
9 57 (4.38%) Ajax
10 53 (4.07%) Django
11 50 (3.84%) RESTful
12 49 (3.76%) Symfony
13 47 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
14 45 (3.46%) CSS3
15 40 (3.07%) ASP.NET
16 39 (3.00%) AngularJS
17 33 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
18 32 (2.46%) Backbone.js
19 31 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 245 (18.82%) Open Source
2 71 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 69 (5.30%) Replication
4 66 (5.07%) Digital Media
5 58 (4.45%) Computer Science
6 55 (4.22%) Social Media
7 36 (2.76%) Clustering
8 32 (2.46%) Blackberry
9 19 (1.46%) Wiki
10 18 (1.38%) Smartphone
10 18 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.15%) Blog
12 14 (1.08%) W3C
13 11 (0.84%) Mathematics
13 11 (0.84%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.77%) Online Games
15 9 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (0.69%) Streaming Video
16 7 (0.54%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1195 (91.78%) Linux
2 482 (37.02%) Debian
3 459 (35.25%) Windows
4 402 (30.88%) CentOS
5 266 (20.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 246 (18.89%) UNIX
7 121 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 96 (7.37%) Solaris
9 80 (6.14%) Windows 7
10 71 (5.45%) SUSE
11 64 (4.92%) Mac OS X
12 54 (4.15%) Android
13 52 (3.99%) Apple iOS
13 52 (3.99%) Fedora
14 50 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 50 (3.84%) Mac OS
15 42 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (2.53%) OpenBSD
17 32 (2.46%) FreeBSD
18 22 (1.69%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (31.64%) DevOps
2 166 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (12.44%) Load Balancing
4 129 (9.91%) Configuration Management
5 114 (8.76%) ITIL
6 113 (8.68%) E-Commerce
7 102 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
8 87 (6.68%) Scrum
9 80 (6.14%) Capacity Planning
10 72 (5.53%) Build Automation
11 68 (5.22%) OO
12 65 (4.99%) Analytics
13 57 (4.38%) OOP
14 56 (4.30%) MVC
15 53 (4.07%) Web Development
15 53 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
16 50 (3.84%) Information Security
17 49 (3.76%) TDD
18 37 (2.84%) Workflow
19 36 (2.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 507 (38.94%) Python
2 363 (27.88%) Perl
3 359 (27.57%) Ruby
4 338 (25.96%) Bash Shell
5 328 (25.19%) PHP
6 273 (20.97%) Java
7 173 (13.29%) JavaScript
8 160 (12.29%) SQL
9 127 (9.75%) Shell Script
10 45 (3.46%) PHP5
11 33 (2.53%) Scala
12 25 (1.92%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.84%) C
14 23 (1.77%) AWK
15 20 (1.54%) Erlang
16 15 (1.15%) C++
17 14 (1.08%) sed
18 12 (0.92%) ECMAScript
19 11 (0.84%) C#
19 11 (0.84%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 127 (9.75%) Degree
2 46 (3.53%) CCNA
2 46 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (2.61%) RHCE
4 30 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.23%) OSCP
6 16 (1.23%) OSCE
6 16 (1.23%) CEH
7 14 (1.08%) Linux+ Certification
7 14 (1.08%) LPIC
8 10 (0.77%) ISEB
9 9 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.61%) MCSE
10 8 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.46%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.46%) CISSP
13 4 (0.31%) PhD
13 4 (0.31%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.61%) QA
1 73 (5.61%) SLA
2 46 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.69%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.077%) GPG13
System Software
1 212 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (10.52%) KVM
3 89 (6.84%) Xen
4 85 (6.53%) Active Directory
5 77 (5.91%) Samba
6 65 (4.99%) NFS
7 51 (3.92%) Varnish
8 40 (3.07%) Hyper-V
9 39 (3.00%) Postfix
10 34 (2.61%) vSphere
11 27 (2.07%) XenServer
12 24 (1.84%) Sendmail
13 20 (1.54%) VMware ESX
14 17 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
15 14 (1.08%) vCloud
16 12 (0.92%) Docker
17 10 (0.77%) Snort
18 9 (0.69%) Nmap
18 9 (0.69%) Squid
19 6 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 560 (43.01%) Puppet
2 357 (27.42%) Opscode Chef
3 338 (25.96%) Nagios
4 124 (9.52%) ZABBIX
5 99 (7.60%) Salt
6 79 (6.07%) Ansible
7 66 (5.07%) logstash
8 62 (4.76%) CFEngine
9 61 (4.69%) Cacti
10 58 (4.45%) HAProxy
11 41 (3.15%) Kibana
12 38 (2.92%) Zenoss
13 33 (2.53%) StatsD
14 32 (2.46%) Vagrant
15 29 (2.23%) Ganglia
16 19 (1.46%) Opsview
17 18 (1.38%) Capistrano
18 15 (1.15%) Munin
19 13 (1.00%) Icinga
20 11 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 487 (37.40%) Red Hat
2 285 (21.89%) VMware
3 136 (10.45%) Oracle
4 121 (9.29%) Cisco
5 79 (6.07%) Microsoft
6 77 (5.91%) Zend
7 72 (5.53%) Citrix
8 71 (5.45%) HP
9 63 (4.84%) Rackspace
10 60 (4.61%) Dell
10 60 (4.61%) JBoss
11 52 (3.99%) Juniper
12 38 (2.92%) F5
12 38 (2.92%) New Relic
13 37 (2.84%) Apple
14 36 (2.76%) Sony
14 36 (2.76%) Splunk
15 34 (2.61%) Google
16 31 (2.38%) Toshiba
17 29 (2.23%) SaltStack
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £18k - 30k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 26,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum exceptional bonus scheme, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, Bristol
Netsight Internet Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago