The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 14.29% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
Ubuntu
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Operating Systems Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 64.29% 15.79% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 14
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the M4 Corridor region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware