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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 134 121 160
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.098% 0.47% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 1.56% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £51,250 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
582 577 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.60% 30.07% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 457 471 667
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) Debian
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) UNIX
4 7 (50.00%) AIX
4 7 (50.00%) FreeBSD
4 7 (50.00%) OpenBSD
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
5 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (28.57%) KVM
6 4 (28.57%) Ceph
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) NAS
6 4 (28.57%) Django
6 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (28.57%) Physics
7 3 (21.43%) Ajax
7 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) POP3
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Grunt
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (64.29%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Django
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) CSS3
2 3 (21.43%) WebSockets
2 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
2 3 (21.43%) D3.js
2 3 (21.43%) Highcharts JS
2 3 (21.43%) Sass
2 3 (21.43%) LESS
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Debian
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) UNIX
4 7 (50.00%) AIX
4 7 (50.00%) FreeBSD
4 7 (50.00%) OpenBSD
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Dart
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) KVM
2 4 (28.57%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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