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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 49 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 2.46% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
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
76 118 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.90% 22.35% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 57 102 85
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Junos

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat