The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 162 157 155
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 11 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.61% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.29% 2.61% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 3
Average salary £33,250 £30,157 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ubuntu
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
854 882 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.16% 23.55% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 696 698 505
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Leeds

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (66.67%) CentOS
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Splunk
4 7 (38.89%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 5 (27.78%) NHS
5 5 (27.78%) Service Management
5 5 (27.78%) Workflow
6 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) Puppet
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Server
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) LDAP
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Ruby
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Debian
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) CentOS
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Debian
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) FreeBSD
6 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Service Management
1 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) RUP
4 2 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Server
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Cobbler
4 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
1 8 (44.44%) Splunk
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco