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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 424 438 480
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +42
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 570 551 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.05% 1.91% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 501 482 393
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
27753 28872 28030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.06% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23476 24120 23797
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,826 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +30 336 £55,000 +10.00% 46
South East +3 123 £42,000 +5.00% 11
South West -2 33 £67,500 +58.82% 17
West Midlands +11 31 £30,000 -25.00% 3
North West +14 15 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire -43 13 £31,500 -16.73% 6
East of England -14 12 £37,500 +7.14% 4
East Midlands +11 9 £32,500 -6.47% 2
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 954 (93.53%) Linux
2 436 (42.75%) Red Hat
3 430 (42.16%) Python
4 428 (41.96%) MySQL
5 423 (41.47%) Puppet
6 385 (37.75%) CentOS
7 347 (34.02%) Windows
8 341 (33.43%) Bash Shell
9 336 (32.94%) DevOps
10 322 (31.57%) Debian
11 314 (30.78%) VMware
12 292 (28.63%) Apache
13 291 (28.53%) PHP
14 284 (27.84%) Perl
15 279 (27.35%) Opscode Chef
16 268 (26.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 266 (26.08%) Ruby
18 226 (22.16%) Java
19 224 (21.96%) Nagios
20 211 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
20 211 (20.69%) Git (software)
21 196 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
22 184 (18.04%) Firewall
23 182 (17.84%) DNS
24 178 (17.45%) TCP/IP
25 164 (16.08%) nginx
26 161 (15.78%) Jenkins
27 159 (15.59%) UNIX
28 156 (15.29%) Cisco
29 155 (15.20%) Amazon AWS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 292 (28.63%) Apache
2 164 (16.08%) nginx
3 111 (10.88%) Tomcat
4 93 (9.12%) IIS
5 47 (4.61%) Confluence
6 46 (4.51%) MS Exchange
7 39 (3.82%) Drupal
8 35 (3.43%) SharePoint
8 35 (3.43%) OpenStack
9 32 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
10 29 (2.84%) CMS
11 28 (2.75%) Node.js
12 23 (2.25%) WordPress
13 19 (1.86%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (1.76%) JBoss
15 17 (1.67%) MediaWiki
15 17 (1.67%) Apache Solr
16 12 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (1.08%) Jetty
17 11 (1.08%) Alfresco
Applications
1 38 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.55%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.57%) MS Office
4 5 (0.49%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.098%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.098%) Summit
3 1 (0.098%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 155 (15.20%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (5.98%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (4.41%) PaaS
4 31 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (2.75%) Amazon S3
5 28 (2.75%) Office 365
6 27 (2.65%) Route 53
7 21 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (1.86%) SaaS
9 18 (1.76%) IaaS
10 15 (1.47%) Heroku
11 14 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
12 10 (0.98%) Engine Yard
12 10 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (0.98%) GitHub
13 9 (0.88%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.69%) Datadog
16 5 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 184 (18.04%) Firewall
2 182 (17.84%) DNS
3 178 (17.45%) TCP/IP
4 101 (9.90%) VPN
5 81 (7.94%) HTTP
6 74 (7.25%) SAN
7 61 (5.98%) BGP
8 60 (5.88%) Internet
9 56 (5.49%) DHCP
10 53 (5.20%) LDAP
11 50 (4.90%) SMTP
12 48 (4.71%) WAN
13 47 (4.61%) LAN
14 44 (4.31%) VLAN
15 43 (4.22%) VoIP
16 41 (4.02%) OSPF
17 34 (3.33%) OpenVPN
18 31 (3.04%) IPsec
19 29 (2.84%) Network Security
20 28 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 428 (41.96%) MySQL
2 113 (11.08%) SQL Server
3 102 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 91 (8.92%) NoSQL
5 87 (8.53%) MongoDB
6 48 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 40 (3.92%) MariaDB
8 36 (3.53%) Redis
9 32 (3.14%) Hadoop
10 29 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (2.35%) Couchbase
12 22 (2.16%) Big Data
13 14 (1.37%) Data Mining
14 13 (1.27%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.18%) Informix
15 12 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
16 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.88%) QlikView
18 7 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 211 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 161 (15.78%) Jenkins
3 123 (12.06%) Subversion
4 70 (6.86%) JIRA
5 48 (4.71%) Maven
6 38 (3.73%) Hudson
7 17 (1.67%) Mercurial
8 16 (1.57%) Ant
9 15 (1.47%) Bitbucket
10 12 (1.18%) PHPUnit
10 12 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.98%) Gradle
11 10 (0.98%) Selenium
11 10 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.88%) JUnit
13 7 (0.69%) Log4j
13 7 (0.69%) TestNG
13 7 (0.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 6 (0.59%) Behat
15 5 (0.49%) Aptana Studio
General
1 102 (10.00%) Finance
2 57 (5.59%) Games
3 41 (4.02%) Retail
4 26 (2.55%) Marketing
5 22 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.96%) Banking
7 18 (1.76%) Publishing
8 15 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.37%) Law
10 10 (0.98%) Advertising
11 9 (0.88%) Billing
12 6 (0.59%) Automotive
13 5 (0.49%) Electronics
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.29%) Back Office
14 3 (0.29%) Legal
14 3 (0.29%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.20%) iGaming
16 1 (0.098%) German Language
Job Titles
1 370 (36.27%) Systems Administrator
1 370 (36.27%) Administrator
2 253 (24.80%) Linux Administrator
3 244 (23.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 162 (15.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 132 (12.94%) Developer
6 94 (9.22%) Linux Engineer
7 62 (6.08%) Systems Engineer
8 60 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 57 (5.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 56 (5.49%) Support Engineer
11 39 (3.82%) Web Developer
12 34 (3.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 32 (3.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 32 (3.14%) Network Engineer
14 31 (3.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 30 (2.94%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
15 30 (2.94%) PHP Developer
16 26 (2.55%) Linux Support
16 26 (2.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (12.75%) Web Services
2 102 (10.00%) LAMP
3 86 (8.43%) CSS
3 86 (8.43%) HTML
4 63 (6.18%) .NET
5 53 (5.20%) jQuery
6 43 (4.22%) HTML5
7 40 (3.92%) XML
8 36 (3.53%) CSS3
9 33 (3.24%) Django
10 30 (2.94%) Sass
11 29 (2.84%) Ruby on Rails
11 29 (2.84%) JSON
12 28 (2.75%) Ajax
13 24 (2.35%) Memcached
13 24 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (2.16%) FIX Protocol
14 22 (2.16%) Symfony
15 21 (2.06%) AngularJS
16 20 (1.96%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 137 (13.43%) Open Source
2 50 (4.90%) Computer Science
3 49 (4.80%) Clustering
4 42 (4.12%) Wiki
5 30 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 29 (2.84%) Replication
7 22 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.16%) Eurex
8 19 (1.86%) User Experience
8 19 (1.86%) Blackberry
9 15 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.47%) Over-the-Top Content
9 15 (1.47%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.47%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.27%) W3C
11 12 (1.18%) IPTV
11 12 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.08%) EqualLogic
12 11 (1.08%) Derivative
13 10 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 954 (93.53%) Linux
2 385 (37.75%) CentOS
3 347 (34.02%) Windows
4 322 (31.57%) Debian
5 268 (26.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 159 (15.59%) UNIX
7 68 (6.67%) Solaris
8 62 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (5.69%) Fedora
10 57 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 55 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 54 (5.29%) Windows 7
13 53 (5.20%) SUSE
14 41 (4.02%) Android
15 24 (2.35%) Apple iOS
16 21 (2.06%) Mac OS X
16 21 (2.06%) AIX
17 20 (1.96%) Windows 8
18 11 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
18 11 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (32.94%) DevOps
2 211 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (14.80%) Configuration Management
4 115 (11.27%) E-Commerce
5 107 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (7.84%) Load Balancing
7 69 (6.76%) OO
8 55 (5.39%) Scrum
9 54 (5.29%) ITIL
10 47 (4.61%) Build Automation
11 44 (4.31%) Capacity Planning
11 44 (4.31%) Software Engineering
12 43 (4.22%) MVC
13 42 (4.12%) Project Management
14 40 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
15 36 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
16 33 (3.24%) Change Management
16 33 (3.24%) Mentoring
17 32 (3.14%) TDD
18 30 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 430 (42.16%) Python
2 341 (33.43%) Bash Shell
3 291 (28.53%) PHP
4 284 (27.84%) Perl
5 266 (26.08%) Ruby
6 226 (22.16%) Java
7 147 (14.41%) SQL
8 112 (10.98%) Shell Script
9 107 (10.49%) JavaScript
10 58 (5.69%) PowerShell
11 34 (3.33%) C
12 33 (3.24%) PHP5
13 27 (2.65%) C++
14 26 (2.55%) C#
15 18 (1.76%) Korn
16 14 (1.37%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.18%) Tcl
17 12 (1.18%) Erlang
18 11 (1.08%) Scala
19 9 (0.88%) Golang
Qualifications
1 107 (10.49%) Degree
2 67 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (5.88%) CCNA
4 20 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.67%) CCNP
6 16 (1.57%) LPIC
7 13 (1.27%) MCSE
8 11 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.78%) JNCIA
9 8 (0.78%) MCSA
9 8 (0.78%) CISSP
9 8 (0.78%) SSCP
9 8 (0.78%) CCSA
10 7 (0.69%) RHCE
11 6 (0.59%) MCP
11 6 (0.59%) CCIE
12 5 (0.49%) MCITP
13 4 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.92%) QA
2 24 (2.35%) SLA
3 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 196 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 77 (7.55%) Varnish
4 63 (6.18%) Docker
5 57 (5.59%) KVM
6 47 (4.61%) Hyper-V
7 45 (4.41%) Xen
8 42 (4.12%) Samba
9 40 (3.92%) VMware ESX
10 36 (3.53%) vSphere
11 35 (3.43%) Postfix
12 33 (3.24%) XenServer
13 32 (3.14%) NFS
14 27 (2.65%) iptables
15 18 (1.76%) Openswan
16 16 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (1.27%) VirtualBox
18 10 (0.98%) GlusterFS
18 10 (0.98%) Sendmail
18 10 (0.98%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 423 (41.47%) Puppet
2 279 (27.35%) Opscode Chef
3 224 (21.96%) Nagios
4 118 (11.57%) Ansible
5 87 (8.53%) ZABBIX
6 71 (6.96%) Salt
7 46 (4.51%) Cacti
8 38 (3.73%) Zenoss
9 33 (3.24%) HAProxy
10 29 (2.84%) logstash
11 18 (1.76%) Graphite
12 17 (1.67%) cPanel
12 17 (1.67%) Plesk
12 17 (1.67%) Tivoli
13 16 (1.57%) Cobbler
14 15 (1.47%) Ganglia
14 15 (1.47%) Munin
15 14 (1.37%) Vagrant
16 12 (1.18%) Kibana
16 12 (1.18%) Webmin
Vendors
1 436 (42.75%) Red Hat
2 314 (30.78%) VMware
3 156 (15.29%) Cisco
4 101 (9.90%) Oracle
5 100 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 56 (5.49%) Juniper
7 46 (4.51%) Citrix
8 39 (3.82%) HP
9 32 (3.14%) Zend
10 31 (3.04%) SolarWinds
11 29 (2.84%) Splunk
11 29 (2.84%) NetApp
12 26 (2.55%) Percona
13 22 (2.16%) Patsystems
13 22 (2.16%) GL TRADE
13 22 (2.16%) NYFIX
14 21 (2.06%) Dell
14 21 (2.06%) IBM
14 21 (2.06%) Rackspace
15 20 (1.96%) CheckPoint
London
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 4 days ago