The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 117 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.95% 24.74% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 100 108 141
Average salary £36,018 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Merseyside