The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
UK / Scotland
Rank 127 144 157
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 11 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.52% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 2.17% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £50,000 £23,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £25,000 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
457 692 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.09% 23.85% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 292 412 431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Scotland

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Scotland

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 10 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £25,000 -
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) VMware
4 11 (52.38%) Puppet
5 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (47.62%) Python
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix
6 9 (42.86%) WAN
6 9 (42.86%) MySQL
6 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 8 (38.10%) Open Source
7 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
7 8 (38.10%) Apache
7 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
7 8 (38.10%) LAMP
8 7 (33.33%) Games
8 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 7 (33.33%) IIS
8 7 (33.33%) Web Services
8 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 7 (33.33%) Percona
8 7 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 7 (33.33%) NAS
8 7 (33.33%) Riverbed
8 7 (33.33%) Brocade

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) Apache
2 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) Confluence
4 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) JBoss
4 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 7 (33.33%) NAS
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (23.81%) DHCP
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) HTTP
5 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (19.05%) Big Data
4 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) LAMP
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
3 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
1 8 (38.10%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Python
2 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (23.81%) Check_MK
3 5 (23.81%) Nagios
4 3 (14.29%) Ansible
5 2 (9.52%) SCCM
5 2 (9.52%) SCOM
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (4.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 7 (33.33%) Brocade
4 7 (33.33%) Percona
4 7 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 6 (28.57%) Perforce
6 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
7 3 (14.29%) Atlassian
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) CA
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Symantec
8 2 (9.52%) Varonis
9 1 (4.76%) HP