The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 151 127 152
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 6 39 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 1.14% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.86% 4.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 1
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +11.33%
Ubuntu
UK

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
699 938 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.07% 27.49% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 419 601 423
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Scotland

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Edinburgh +6 3 £28,000 -
Glasgow -24 3 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Red Hat
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (52.63%) DNS
5 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
5 9 (47.37%) Python
5 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) CentOS
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) Fedora
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) PHP
8 5 (26.32%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
8 5 (26.32%) Puppet
9 4 (21.05%) Open Source
9 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
9 4 (21.05%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Maven
9 4 (21.05%) Ruby
9 4 (21.05%) Perl
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) MySQL
10 3 (15.79%) SMTP
10 3 (15.79%) HTTP
10 3 (15.79%) NFS
10 3 (15.79%) SSL
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) ColdFusion MX
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) ColdFusion
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) OpenShift
1 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) SMTP
4 3 (15.79%) HTTP
4 3 (15.79%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) SMS
5 2 (10.53%) LDAP
6 1 (5.26%) Intranet
6 1 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) Gradle
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (47.37%) Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) WEBrick
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Tandem
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) CentOS
4 6 (31.58%) Fedora
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.53%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) MVVM
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.26%) Jython
6 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) NFS
2 3 (15.79%) LXC
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Capistrano
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
3 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Red Hat
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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