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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 144 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.092% 0.098% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.34% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £51,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
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
544 597 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.15% 29.38% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 443 473 487
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 8 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) High Availability
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
4 3 (37.50%) Server Building
4 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Django
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) BCP
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) Games
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) Google

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (25.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (25.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Web Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Web Hosting Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Django
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Debian
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) CoreOS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
3 3 (37.50%) Server Building
3 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Ceph
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) SaltStack
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
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