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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 217 247 242
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 10 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.81% 0.75% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 17
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
1238 1473 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.12% 22.90% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1210 1472
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 9 £38,250 +6.99% 1
Lancashire +10 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 16 (57.14%) MySQL
3 14 (50.00%) Puppet
3 14 (50.00%) DevOps
4 13 (46.43%) CentOS
5 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (35.71%) Ruby
5 10 (35.71%) Java
6 9 (32.14%) PHP
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) Docker
7 8 (28.57%) CoreOS
7 8 (28.57%) BDD
7 8 (28.57%) ELK Stack
7 8 (28.57%) Snowplow
7 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
7 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 7 (25.00%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (21.43%) iPad
9 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 6 (21.43%) Unix
9 6 (21.43%) Apache
9 6 (21.43%) DNS
10 5 (17.86%) VPN
10 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.86%) LAMP

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 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
3 2 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.57%) Engine Yard
4 1 (3.57%) Heroku
4 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) IPsec
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) IPv4
5 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.57%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) SNMP
5 1 (3.57%) SSH
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
2 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) GitLab
3 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
4 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.57%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (21.43%) MySQL Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Web Applications Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) ELK Stack
1 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 5 (17.86%) LAMP
4 4 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (10.71%) CSS
5 3 (10.71%) jQuery
5 3 (10.71%) JSON
5 3 (10.71%) POSIX
5 3 (10.71%) REST
5 3 (10.71%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) Ajax
6 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (3.57%) .NET
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.57%) Servlets
7 1 (3.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) iPad
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) CentOS
3 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (28.57%) CoreOS
5 6 (21.43%) Unix
6 5 (17.86%) SUSE
7 4 (14.29%) Android
7 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 4 (14.29%) Debian
8 2 (7.14%) Windows
9 1 (3.57%) Solaris
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) DevOps
2 9 (32.14%) TDD
3 8 (28.57%) BDD
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Open Source
5 4 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.57%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Case Management
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) High Availability
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
1 10 (35.71%) Ruby
2 9 (32.14%) PHP
3 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) ANSI C
5 3 (10.71%) C
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PHP 7
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) RHCT
2 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) iptables
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) NFS
3 1 (3.57%) Postfix
3 1 (3.57%) vCloud
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (14.29%) Rundeck
3 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (3.57%) Cacti
5 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.57%) SmokePing
5 1 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 8 (28.57%) Snowplow
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (3.57%) BMC
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Veeam
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
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