The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 80 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.89% 1.07% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.65% 3.62% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
Ubuntu
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
264 221 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.55% 29.59% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 211 192 172
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Oxford region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Oxford

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Nagios
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Apache
3 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) LDAP
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) SSL
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Middleware
4 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) Debian
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) Fedora
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) Hedge funds
8 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 1 (9.09%) Degree

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
1 6 (54.55%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (81.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (81.82%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (81.82%) Ubuntu Administrator
3 8 (72.73%) Administrator
4 6 (54.55%) VMWare Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Unix Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Hedge funds
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Debian
5 4 (36.36%) Fedora
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) qmail
2 1 (9.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Nagios
2 6 (54.55%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) logstash
3 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk