The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Ubuntu
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
127 124 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.35% 26.27% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 107 110 96
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Lancashire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Preston - 5 £32,000 - 1
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
3 9 (81.82%) WAN
4 8 (72.73%) RIP
4 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (72.73%) MPLS
4 8 (72.73%) OSPF
4 8 (72.73%) BGP
4 8 (72.73%) Project Management
4 8 (72.73%) Change Management
4 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
4 8 (72.73%) JNCIA
4 8 (72.73%) LPIC
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (72.73%) Junos
5 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
6 5 (45.45%) Broadband
6 5 (45.45%) Games
6 5 (45.45%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) RIP
3 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) OSPF
3 8 (72.73%) BGP
3 8 (72.73%) Junos
4 5 (45.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (45.45%) Games
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Operations Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Network Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Network Operations Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
1 8 (72.73%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNA
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (72.73%) JNCIA
1 8 (72.73%) LPIC
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackburn
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 25 days ago