The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 52 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.45% - 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.15% - 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 120 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.20% 39.47% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 74 110 87
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
Suffolk

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Ipswich

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) NFS
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) nginx
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat