The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / North West
Rank 236 231 237
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 13 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 0.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Median salary £29,800 £53,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.03% +77.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £46,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £35,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1285 1426 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.92% 25.52% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1162 1609
Median salary £35,000 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.82% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the North West

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the North West

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -18 8 £31,600 -40.65% 5
Merseyside - 3 - -
Cheshire - 2 £28,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (89.29%) CentOS
3 17 (60.71%) PHP
4 16 (57.14%) Perl
5 14 (50.00%) Python
6 13 (46.43%) Apache
6 13 (46.43%) HTML
6 13 (46.43%) nginx
7 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (42.86%) Debian
8 10 (35.71%) DNS
8 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
8 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
8 10 (35.71%) Puppet
8 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (28.57%) qmail
10 8 (28.57%) Postfix
10 8 (28.57%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) Nagios
10 8 (28.57%) Clustering
11 7 (25.00%) VMware
11 7 (25.00%) Windows
11 7 (25.00%) MySQL
11 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (25.00%) jQuery
12 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (46.43%) Apache
1 13 (46.43%) nginx
2 5 (17.86%) CMS
2 5 (17.86%) WordPress
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) PaaS
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) FTP
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
4 5 (17.86%) CSS
4 5 (17.86%) Laravel
4 5 (17.86%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (10.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (89.29%) CentOS
3 12 (42.86%) Debian
4 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (17.86%) Fedora
7 4 (14.29%) HPUX
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (7.14%) Solaris
8 2 (7.14%) Unix
9 1 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Open Source
3 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) SEO
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Kanban
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) OO PHP
4 2 (7.14%) OOP
4 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
4 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Web Operations
5 1 (3.57%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.57%) Microservices
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) PHP
2 16 (57.14%) Perl
3 14 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 6 (21.43%) Ruby
7 5 (17.86%) Korn
8 4 (14.29%) Bourne shell
8 4 (14.29%) C++
8 4 (14.29%) Java
9 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Postfix
1 8 (28.57%) qmail
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Puppet
2 8 (28.57%) Nagios
3 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (17.86%) cPanel
5 3 (10.71%) Ansible
6 2 (7.14%) Cobbler
7 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Facebook
3 5 (17.86%) Google
3 5 (17.86%) Twitter
4 4 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
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