The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 74 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% 0.46% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 1.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £38,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
197 155 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.53% 23.74% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 165 138 226
Average salary £30,500 £32,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +16.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the North East

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -3 1 £38,500 +22.22%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) YAML
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace