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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 235 228 238
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 9 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.32% 0.076%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 1.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
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
1428 1802 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.07% 26.08% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1580 1440
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +17 6 £53,250 +86.84% 5
Cheshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) PHP
3 13 (43.33%) Apache
4 12 (40.00%) MySQL
4 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (36.67%) LAMP
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) XML
6 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) CentOS
6 10 (33.33%) Puppet
7 9 (30.00%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) DevOps
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
8 8 (26.67%) Ruby
9 7 (23.33%) Java
9 7 (23.33%) IIS
9 7 (23.33%) SaltStack
9 7 (23.33%) Redis
9 7 (23.33%) Twitter
9 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (23.33%) logstash
10 6 (20.00%) API Design
10 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (20.00%) OO
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) Nagios

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (43.33%) Apache
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
3 6 (20.00%) WordPress
4 5 (16.67%) Confluence
4 5 (16.67%) Drupal
5 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js
5 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) GitHub
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Linode
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) 4G
3 1 (3.33%) ADSL
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) FTP
3 1 (3.33%) Junos
3 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) Redis
3 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) Big Data
6 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) PhpStorm
2 5 (16.67%) Redmine
3 2 (6.67%) GitLab
3 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Games
3 4 (13.33%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (3.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) LAMP
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) XML
3 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (20.00%) HTML5
4 6 (20.00%) jQuery
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) Symfony
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) J2EE
7 2 (6.67%) Middleware
8 1 (3.33%) Ajax
8 1 (3.33%) Django
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) POSIX
8 1 (3.33%) REST
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) CentOS
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Android
5 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.67%) Fedora
6 2 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (3.33%) Debian
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) API Design
2 6 (20.00%) OO
3 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 4 (13.33%) Case Management
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Android Development
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.33%) MVC
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Python
4 8 (26.67%) Ruby
5 7 (23.33%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) ANSI C
8 1 (3.33%) C
8 1 (3.33%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCNA
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.33%) LPIC
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) logstash
3 6 (20.00%) Nagios
3 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Rundeck
4 2 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (23.33%) SaltStack
2 7 (23.33%) Twitter
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (16.67%) Google
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 2 (6.67%) Splunk
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
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