The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 104 108
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.10% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
Ubuntu
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
338 364 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.70% 35.20% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 291 316 230
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Kent

Ubuntu
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat