The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 94 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.16% - 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +8.66%
Ubuntu
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
317 317 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.24% 30.22% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 232 275 217
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Essex region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Essex

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 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
Brentwood - 1 £30,000 -
Ubuntu
East of England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) XenServer
2 6 (75.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Opsview
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Team Leader
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Opsview
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco