The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 131 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.51% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
678 578 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.49% 29.27% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 545 447 750
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Rickmansworth - 4 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £30,000 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
Ubuntu
East of England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (75.00%) Debian
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) FreeBSD
3 11 (55.00%) OpenBSD
3 11 (55.00%) AIX
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) Ajax
4 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (40.00%) Mercurial
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 8 (40.00%) Node.js
4 8 (40.00%) CSS3
4 8 (40.00%) WebSockets
4 8 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 8 (40.00%) D3.js
4 8 (40.00%) Highcharts JS
4 8 (40.00%) Sass
4 8 (40.00%) LESS
4 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (40.00%) Grunt
5 7 (35.00%) UNIX
6 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (25.00%) Apache
6 5 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 4 (20.00%) HTTP

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (40.00%) Node.js
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) POP3
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (40.00%) Mercurial
1 8 (40.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) Ajax
1 8 (40.00%) HTML5
1 8 (40.00%) CSS3
1 8 (40.00%) WebSockets
1 8 (40.00%) Backbone.js
1 8 (40.00%) D3.js
1 8 (40.00%) Highcharts JS
1 8 (40.00%) Sass
1 8 (40.00%) LESS
1 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.00%) Django
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (15.00%) Physics
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Debian
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) FreeBSD
3 11 (55.00%) OpenBSD
3 11 (55.00%) AIX
4 7 (35.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) KVM
2 3 (15.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) NetApp