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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 241 243 259
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% 0.33% 0.094%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 1.38% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 7
Median salary £30,750 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
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
1225 1594 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.34% 23.84% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1287 1429
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,100
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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
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 28 August 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
Lancashire +9 2 £33,250 -
Manchester -20 2 £30,750 -23.12% 7
Cheshire +29 1 - -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) MySQL
3 13 (54.17%) Puppet
4 11 (45.83%) DevOps
5 10 (41.67%) CentOS
5 10 (41.67%) Ruby
6 9 (37.50%) TDD
6 9 (37.50%) Docker
7 8 (33.33%) BDD
7 8 (33.33%) CoreOS
7 8 (33.33%) ELK Stack
7 8 (33.33%) Snowplow
7 8 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) PHP
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
9 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (25.00%) Unix
10 5 (20.83%) Web Services
10 5 (20.83%) XML
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
11 4 (16.67%) DNS
11 4 (16.67%) SUSE
11 4 (16.67%) Debian
11 4 (16.67%) SQL
11 4 (16.67%) Apache
11 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
11 4 (16.67%) Python

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 4 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
4 1 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (8.33%) GitHub
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Engine Yard
4 1 (4.17%) Heroku
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) GitLab
3 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) PhpStorm
3 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Web Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) ELK Stack
1 8 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) LAMP
3 3 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) POSIX
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) CakePHP
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) CentOS
3 8 (33.33%) CoreOS
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (16.67%) Debian
6 4 (16.67%) SUSE
7 1 (4.17%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) Windows
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 8 (33.33%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Ruby
2 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
2 7 (29.17%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) ANSI C
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) PHP 7
5 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) Go
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) RHCT
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) iptables
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Postfix
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (4.17%) Cacti
4 1 (4.17%) Cobbler
4 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
4 1 (4.17%) SmokePing
4 1 (4.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Snowplow
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) BMC
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