The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 101 126 113
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 15 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.98% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.31% 0.68% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £25,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £25,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ubuntu
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
453 441 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.74% 24.18% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 352 370 476
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Oxford +11 10 £50,000 +100.00%
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Debian
3 19 (59.38%) CentOS
4 18 (56.25%) Windows
4 18 (56.25%) Puppet
5 17 (53.13%) Python
6 16 (50.00%) SAN
6 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 14 (43.75%) Perl
8 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
9 12 (37.50%) Open Source
10 11 (34.38%) Cisco
10 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
10 11 (34.38%) Juniper
10 11 (34.38%) Firewall
10 11 (34.38%) Ruby
11 10 (31.25%) Android
11 10 (31.25%) iPhone
11 10 (31.25%) LAMP
11 10 (31.25%) VMware
11 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
11 10 (31.25%) Solaris
11 10 (31.25%) Windows Phone
12 7 (21.88%) Migration
13 6 (18.75%) IP Telephony
13 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (18.75%) Wiki
13 6 (18.75%) JIRA
13 6 (18.75%) LDAP
13 6 (18.75%) SharePoint

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 6 (18.75%) Confluence
1 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.75%) LDAP
3 6 (18.75%) IP Telephony
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
1 4 (12.50%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Administrator
2 26 (81.25%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (46.88%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) NumPy
2 1 (3.13%) Twisted
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) Pandas
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Open Source
2 10 (31.25%) iPhone
2 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
3 6 (18.75%) Wiki
3 6 (18.75%) EqualLogic
4 5 (15.63%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Statistics
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Debian
3 19 (59.38%) CentOS
4 18 (56.25%) Windows
5 10 (31.25%) Solaris
5 10 (31.25%) Android
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Phone
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Migration
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Network Design
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) DevOps
4 1 (3.13%) Web Development
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.13%) OO
4 1 (3.13%) DNA
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Python
2 14 (43.75%) Perl
3 11 (34.38%) Ruby
4 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) R
5 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) RHCE
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (34.38%) Juniper
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) Dell
4 6 (18.75%) Avaya
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft