The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 75 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 0.75% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.47% 3.11% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 13
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
212 161 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.73% 23.99% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 173 143 147
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Sheffield

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Telematics
2 5 (55.56%) Ganglia
2 5 (55.56%) nginx
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) Smartphone
2 5 (55.56%) VLAN

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (55.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Telematics
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Smartphone
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) SUSE
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Xen
1 5 (55.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ganglia
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat