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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 178 168 187
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% 0.53% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -11.76%
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1038 945 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.31% 25.42% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 905 835 1030
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Manchester

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Salford - 2 £28,000 -
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) Debian
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (18.18%) Ant
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Sage
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) VMware

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) IPv4
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) IPsec
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) IMAP
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XHTML
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) Java EE
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
1 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Debian
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) OO
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
1 2 (18.18%) Network Management
1 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Groovy
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) Dovecot
1 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Sage
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago