The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 93 71
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.32% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.38% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Ubuntu
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 218 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.97% 23.17% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 125 207 133
Average salary £33,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Ubuntu
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat