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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.16% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
118 89 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.14% 20.14% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 101 82 100
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £38,900 £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 30 January 2015. 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 - 6 £32,000 - 1
Burnley - 2 £38,750 - 1
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (85.71%) Juniper
3 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (64.29%) WAN
5 8 (57.14%) RIP
5 8 (57.14%) CCNA
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (57.14%) Change Management
5 8 (57.14%) MPLS
5 8 (57.14%) OSPF
5 8 (57.14%) BGP
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) LPIC
5 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (57.14%) JNCIA
5 8 (57.14%) Junos
6 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 5 (35.71%) Broadband
7 5 (35.71%) Retail
7 5 (35.71%) Games
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (14.29%) CentOS
9 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 2 (14.29%) UNIX
9 2 (14.29%) Solaris
9 2 (14.29%) MySQL

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) RIP
3 8 (57.14%) MPLS
3 8 (57.14%) OSPF
3 8 (57.14%) BGP
3 8 (57.14%) Junos
4 5 (35.71%) Broadband
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
1 5 (35.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Operations Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Network Operations Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) FreeBSD
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Change Management
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCNA
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (57.14%) LPIC
1 8 (57.14%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
1 1 (7.14%) Varnish
1 1 (7.14%) Dovecot
1 1 (7.14%) Openswan
1 1 (7.14%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (7.14%) OpenSIPS
1 1 (7.14%) Postfix
1 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Ceph
1 1 (7.14%) Corosync
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) yum
2 1 (7.14%) Cacti
2 1 (7.14%) Munin
2 1 (7.14%) Bacula
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (7.14%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Percona
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 p/annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 10 days ago