The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.92% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
Ubuntu
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.96% 26.90% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 35
Average salary £30,500 £20,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.78% -32.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Shropshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Telford - 4 £32,500 -
Ubuntu
West Midlands

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Mitel
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) DDNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL