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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 164 178 182
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 12 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% 0.49% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +130.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,500 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
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
828 1014 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.08% 25.28% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 667 851 903
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram 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 4 August 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
Sale - 2 £37,500 -
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Apache
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) Debian
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) CentOS
4 7 (43.75%) MySQL
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
6 5 (31.25%) Ruby
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) LAN
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
6 5 (31.25%) WordPress
6 5 (31.25%) nginx
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (25.00%) pfSense

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (56.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) WordPress
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (25.00%) Drupal
4 2 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (12.50%) Confluence
4 2 (12.50%) SilverStripe
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
5 1 (6.25%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 2 (12.50%) Redis
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
5 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Redmine
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) PhpStorm
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) Symfony
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) React
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (12.50%) li3
3 2 (12.50%) Yii
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) Laravel
3 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
3 2 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) Zend Framework
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Debian
3 8 (50.00%) CentOS
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) SUSE
7 2 (12.50%) Fedora
7 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.25%) UNIX
8 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 2 (12.50%) API Design
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (25.00%) pfSense
3 3 (18.75%) Xen
4 2 (12.50%) Docker
5 1 (6.25%) Ceph
5 1 (6.25%) GlusterFS
5 1 (6.25%) KVM
5 1 (6.25%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
1 4 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) logstash
2 2 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) cPanel
3 1 (6.25%) Plesk
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) WatchGuard
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter
5 2 (12.50%) SaltStack
5 2 (12.50%) Google
5 2 (12.50%) Zend
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago