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 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 114 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.85% 0.99% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 3.54% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 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
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
573 395 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.85% 28.03% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 414 326 339
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 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
Oxford -16 7 £45,000 +4.65%
Abingdon -10 2 £39,000 -
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (96.15%) CentOS
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
5 15 (57.69%) DNS
6 14 (53.85%) VMware
7 13 (50.00%) Puppet
8 12 (46.15%) SSL
9 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
10 9 (34.62%) Apache
10 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
11 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
11 8 (30.77%) Middleware
11 8 (30.77%) Debian
11 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
11 8 (30.77%) DevOps
12 7 (26.92%) SaaS
12 7 (26.92%) ZABBIX
12 7 (26.92%) Nagios
12 7 (26.92%) Python
12 7 (26.92%) LDAP
12 7 (26.92%) LAN
12 7 (26.92%) MySQL
12 7 (26.92%) IIS
13 6 (23.08%) MS Office
13 6 (23.08%) ITIL
13 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
13 6 (23.08%) X.509

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (34.62%) Apache
1 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
1 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 12 (46.15%) SSL
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
3 7 (26.92%) LDAP
4 6 (23.08%) DHCP
4 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) FTP
4 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) VPN
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
4 6 (23.08%) X.509
5 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (23.08%) Billing
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (76.92%) Administrator
3 15 (57.69%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (53.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu Administrator
6 6 (23.08%) VMWare Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Unix Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Unix Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
2 6 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (96.15%) CentOS
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
5 8 (30.77%) Debian
6 6 (23.08%) Fedora
7 3 (11.54%) Unix
8 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.85%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 8 (30.77%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 6 (23.08%) Document Management
3 6 (23.08%) Identity Management
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Security Management
3 6 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) KVM
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) qmail
4 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (26.92%) Nagios
2 7 (26.92%) ZABBIX
3 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
3 6 (23.08%) Rundeck
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk