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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 229 234 236
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 10 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 0.85% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £37,123 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £64,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ubuntu
England

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
1461 1772 1950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.71% 25.13% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1481 1680
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Manchester +4 7 £37,500 -41.17% 3
Lancashire -13 3 £37,500 +1.01%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) CentOS
3 16 (66.67%) MySQL
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 13 (54.17%) PHP
5 11 (45.83%) UNIX
6 10 (41.67%) Apache
7 9 (37.50%) Nagios
7 9 (37.50%) Firewall
8 8 (33.33%) nginx
8 8 (33.33%) Solaris
8 8 (33.33%) Python
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) Perl
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (29.17%) VMware
10 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (25.00%) jQuery
10 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (25.00%) WordPress
10 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (25.00%) Java
10 6 (25.00%) C#
10 6 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (25.00%) AIX
11 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
11 5 (20.83%) Magento
11 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (41.67%) Apache
2 8 (33.33%) nginx
3 6 (25.00%) WordPress
4 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
5 4 (16.67%) SilverStripe
5 4 (16.67%) Drupal
5 4 (16.67%) Node.js
6 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
8 1 (4.17%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Magento
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (8.33%) OpenVPN
4 1 (4.17%) RIP
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) MySQL
2 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Redis
5 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) jQuery
2 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.83%) CSS3
3 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) Ext JS
4 4 (16.67%) Laravel
4 4 (16.67%) Ember.js
4 4 (16.67%) li3
4 4 (16.67%) Symfony
4 4 (16.67%) Zend Framework
4 4 (16.67%) Yii
4 4 (16.67%) React
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) XHTML
6 1 (4.17%) LAMP
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) CakePHP
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) CentOS
3 11 (45.83%) UNIX
4 8 (33.33%) Solaris
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) AIX
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 4 (16.67%) Debian
8 2 (8.33%) OpenBSD
8 2 (8.33%) Fedora
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.33%) SUSE
8 2 (8.33%) FreeBSD
8 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) TDD
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) PHP
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
4 6 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 4 (16.67%) C
7 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.17%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Varnish
2 3 (12.50%) KVM
2 3 (12.50%) Ceph
3 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) Dovecot
3 2 (8.33%) Openswan
3 2 (8.33%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (8.33%) OpenSIPS
3 2 (8.33%) Corosync
3 2 (8.33%) NFS
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) Postfix
3 2 (8.33%) Sendmail
3 2 (8.33%) XenServer
3 2 (8.33%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Nagios
2 4 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (8.33%) yum
3 2 (8.33%) Pacemaker
3 2 (8.33%) Cacti
3 2 (8.33%) Munin
3 2 (8.33%) Ansible
3 2 (8.33%) logstash
3 2 (8.33%) Rsyslog
3 2 (8.33%) Bacula
4 1 (4.17%) cPanel
4 1 (4.17%) Plesk
4 1 (4.17%) WSUS
4 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (20.83%) Zend
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Google
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
7 2 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) Percona
8 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) EMC
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
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago
Wilmslow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago