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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 96 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.44% - 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.99% - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
302 312 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.08% 27.32% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 208 260 215
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 21 November 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
Witham - 5 £35,000 -
Ubuntu
East of England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) XenServer
2 8 (72.73%) CentOS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Opsview
3 6 (54.55%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Automotive
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Asterisk PBX
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
1 6 (54.55%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Team Leader
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Release Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Web Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) CentOS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenServer
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix