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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 71 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 9 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.23% 0.63% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.19% 2.23% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 13
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
215 224 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.37% 28.32% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 185 175 300
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 January 2015, 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 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Debian
3 13 (72.22%) Python
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) Perl
4 12 (66.67%) CentOS
5 11 (61.11%) Open Source
5 11 (61.11%) Ruby
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco
6 10 (55.56%) Solaris
6 10 (55.56%) Juniper
6 10 (55.56%) SAN
6 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
6 10 (55.56%) Blackberry
6 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 10 (55.56%) LAMP
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Phone
6 10 (55.56%) Android
6 10 (55.56%) iPhone
6 10 (55.56%) Puppet
7 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.11%) LDAP
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) Shell Script

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Games
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (66.67%) Administrator
1 12 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 12 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) LAMP
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) D3.js
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Pandas
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (5.56%) NumPy
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.56%) Twisted
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Open Source
2 10 (55.56%) Blackberry
2 10 (55.56%) iPhone
3 2 (11.11%) Biotechnology
3 2 (11.11%) Wiki
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Debian
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) CentOS
5 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Phone
5 10 (55.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Test Management
1 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
1 2 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) TDD
2 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Web Development
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 11 (61.11%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) R
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) CEH
1 2 (11.11%) OSCP
1 2 (11.11%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Dovecot
2 1 (5.56%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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