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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 104 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 12 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.80% 0.93% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.73% 4.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
439 331 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.31% 21.88% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 335 284 414
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) CentOS
3 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
4 17 (60.71%) Debian
5 14 (50.00%) Python
5 14 (50.00%) Puppet
6 13 (46.43%) Firewall
7 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
7 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
8 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 10 (35.71%) Apache
8 10 (35.71%) LAN
8 10 (35.71%) WAN
8 10 (35.71%) ITIL
9 9 (32.14%) Perl
9 9 (32.14%) JIRA
10 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (28.57%) MySQL
10 8 (28.57%) LDAP
11 7 (25.00%) DevOps
11 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 6 (21.43%) Wiki
12 6 (21.43%) Confluence
12 6 (21.43%) ZABBIX
12 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
12 6 (21.43%) Windows
13 5 (17.86%) DNS
13 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (14.29%) MariaDB

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (35.71%) Apache
2 6 (21.43%) Confluence
3 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 13 (46.43%) Firewall
3 10 (35.71%) LAN
3 10 (35.71%) WAN
4 8 (28.57%) LDAP
5 5 (17.86%) DNS
6 4 (14.29%) SSL
6 4 (14.29%) VPN
7 3 (10.71%) X.509
7 3 (10.71%) DHCP
7 3 (10.71%) FTP
7 3 (10.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (57.14%) Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) Wiki
3 4 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Robotics
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) CentOS
3 17 (60.71%) Debian
4 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
5 3 (10.71%) SUSE
6 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.57%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Continuity Management
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
5 3 (10.71%) Security Management
5 3 (10.71%) Document Management
6 2 (7.14%) Network Design
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) Kanban
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 9 (32.14%) Perl
4 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) RHCE
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) KVM
3 1 (3.57%) NFS
3 1 (3.57%) Squid
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) qmail
3 1 (3.57%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (21.43%) ZABBIX
4 4 (14.29%) Rundeck
5 3 (10.71%) Nagios
5 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
6 2 (7.14%) logstash
7 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Intel
2 2 (7.14%) Sophos
2 2 (7.14%) Websense
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Percona
3 1 (3.57%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Apple