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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / North West
Rank 218 220 244
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 17 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% 0.74% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 16
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £51,850 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
1238 1357 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.60% 24.30% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1125 1515
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -19 15 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (74.36%) CentOS
3 21 (53.85%) Perl
4 20 (51.28%) PHP
5 19 (48.72%) Python
6 18 (46.15%) Debian
7 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
8 16 (41.03%) Apache
8 16 (41.03%) HTML
8 16 (41.03%) nginx
8 16 (41.03%) Puppet
9 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (35.90%) DNS
10 14 (35.90%) Nagios
11 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (28.21%) MySQL
13 10 (25.64%) SQL
13 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
13 10 (25.64%) VMware
13 10 (25.64%) Clustering
13 10 (25.64%) qmail
13 10 (25.64%) Postfix
13 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (23.08%) Windows
15 8 (20.51%) Web Services
15 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
15 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
15 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
15 8 (20.51%) jQuery

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 16 (41.03%) Apache
1 16 (41.03%) nginx
2 6 (15.38%) CMS
2 6 (15.38%) WordPress
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.56%) CloudStack
6 1 (2.56%) Jetty
6 1 (2.56%) Mongrel
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.13%) IaaS
4 2 (5.13%) PaaS
5 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.56%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (2.56%) Heroku
5 1 (2.56%) Office 365
5 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) DNS
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
3 5 (12.82%) FTP
4 3 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (5.13%) Internet
5 2 (5.13%) LAN
5 2 (5.13%) SMTP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Hudson
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.13%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.56%) GoCD
5 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Linux Support
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.26%) HPUX Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) jQuery
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 6 (15.38%) CSS
3 6 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (12.82%) Laravel
5 4 (10.26%) LAMP
6 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) Kafka
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.64%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) iPad
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (74.36%) CentOS
3 18 (46.15%) Debian
4 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (23.08%) Windows
6 7 (17.95%) Unix
7 5 (12.82%) Fedora
8 4 (10.26%) HPUX
8 4 (10.26%) Solaris
8 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
9 3 (7.69%) SUSE
10 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
2 8 (20.51%) DevOps
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Open Source
4 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.82%) SEO
5 5 (12.82%) Web Development
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Kanban
7 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.13%) OO PHP
7 2 (5.13%) OOP
7 2 (5.13%) Refactoring
7 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Perl
2 20 (51.28%) PHP
3 19 (48.72%) Python
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
5 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
6 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.95%) Ruby
7 5 (12.82%) Korn
8 4 (10.26%) Bourne shell
8 4 (10.26%) C++
8 4 (10.26%) Java
9 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.56%) Go
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Postfix
1 10 (25.64%) qmail
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Docker
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) KVM
4 2 (5.13%) NFS
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) vCloud
5 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Puppet
2 14 (35.90%) Nagios
3 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (15.38%) Ansible
5 5 (12.82%) cPanel
6 4 (10.26%) Kibana
6 4 (10.26%) logstash
7 3 (7.69%) Graphite
8 2 (5.13%) Cobbler
8 2 (5.13%) Terraform
9 1 (2.56%) Icinga
9 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
9 1 (2.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
2 10 (25.64%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Facebook
4 5 (12.82%) Google
4 5 (12.82%) Twitter
5 4 (10.26%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.56%) Apple
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) Mitel
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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