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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 246 231 263
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 8 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.37% 0.081%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 1.58% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 6
Median salary £38,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £72,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median 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
1328 1582 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.01% 23.71% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1278 1356
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -10 5 £40,000 - 5
Cheshire +28 1 - - 1
Lancashire +14 1 £36,500 +12.30%
Merseyside - 1 - -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) Puppet
3 7 (43.75%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
4 6 (37.50%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (31.25%) Docker
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) CoreOS
5 5 (31.25%) ELK Stack
5 5 (31.25%) Snowplow
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) Debian
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 3 (18.75%) WordPress

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 3 (18.75%) nginx
1 3 (18.75%) WordPress
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 2 (12.50%) GitLab
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 2 (12.50%) PhpStorm
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) ELK Stack
1 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) CentOS
3 5 (31.25%) CoreOS
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Debian
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 1 (6.25%) Fedora
7 1 (6.25%) HPUX
7 1 (6.25%) SUSE
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) BDD
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) SEO
6 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PHP
1 6 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PHP 7
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Bourne shell
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Go
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) RHCT
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) VirtualBox
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) iptables
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Cacti
3 1 (6.25%) Cobbler
3 1 (6.25%) cPanel
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) SmokePing
3 1 (6.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Snowplow
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Facebook
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter
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