The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 201 198 185
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 28 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.20% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.64% 0.68% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 24
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,350 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £38,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Ubuntu
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1708 1464 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.80% 28.57% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1280 1555
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the South West

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the South West

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Bristol +10 16 £37,500 - 2
Somerset -14 10 £37,500 +50.00% 3
Wiltshire - 2 £50,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (66.67%) MySQL
3 36 (57.14%) Zend
4 33 (52.38%) Apache
5 30 (47.62%) Degree
6 29 (46.03%) Web Services
7 28 (44.44%) PHP
8 26 (41.27%) Java
9 24 (38.10%) jQuery
10 23 (36.51%) Python
11 22 (34.92%) Open Source
12 20 (31.75%) Red Hat
13 19 (30.16%) CentOS
14 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
14 18 (28.57%) Ruby
15 17 (26.98%) Firewall
16 16 (25.40%) RESTful
16 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
17 15 (23.81%) Internet
17 15 (23.81%) Cisco
17 15 (23.81%) Windows
17 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
17 15 (23.81%) SQL
17 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (22.22%) LAMP
18 14 (22.22%) Fedora
18 14 (22.22%) SaaS
18 14 (22.22%) JSON
19 13 (20.63%) CakePHP
19 13 (20.63%) Symfony

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (52.38%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) Node.js
4 2 (3.17%) Zimbra
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Magento
2 12 (19.05%) Shopify
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.59%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) SaaS
2 13 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) Firewall
2 15 (23.81%) Internet
3 11 (17.46%) NetScaler
4 6 (9.52%) SAN
5 5 (7.94%) LDAP
5 5 (7.94%) OSPF
5 5 (7.94%) BGP
5 5 (7.94%) VLAN
6 4 (6.35%) HTTP
7 3 (4.76%) VPN
8 2 (3.17%) DNS
8 2 (3.17%) IPv6
8 2 (3.17%) SSH
8 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.17%) NAS
8 2 (3.17%) OpenVPN
8 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.59%) IPv4
9 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (66.67%) MySQL
2 13 (20.63%) Relational Database
3 12 (19.05%) Hazelcast
3 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.52%) CouchDB
5 5 (7.94%) Redis
5 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.35%) Riak
6 4 (6.35%) Big Data
6 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.59%) DB2
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.63%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Software Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (20.63%) PHP Developer
5 12 (19.05%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (19.05%) Web Developer
6 11 (17.46%) Applications Developer
6 11 (17.46%) Web Applications Developer
7 10 (15.87%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (14.29%) Administrator
9 8 (12.70%) Junior
10 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
11 5 (7.94%) Systems Support
11 5 (7.94%) Junior Developer
11 5 (7.94%) Systems Support Engineer
12 4 (6.35%) Graduate
13 3 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
13 3 (4.76%) Junior Systems Administrator
13 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 3 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) Web Services
2 24 (38.10%) jQuery
3 16 (25.40%) RESTful
4 14 (22.22%) JSON
4 14 (22.22%) LAMP
5 13 (20.63%) HTML
5 13 (20.63%) CSS
5 13 (20.63%) SOAP
5 13 (20.63%) Symfony
5 13 (20.63%) CakePHP
6 12 (19.05%) Zend Framework
6 12 (19.05%) XML
6 12 (19.05%) XHTML
6 12 (19.05%) XML-RPC
6 12 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (19.05%) Spring
7 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.59%) .NET
8 1 (1.59%) COM
8 1 (1.59%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Open Source
2 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 12 (19.05%) Wiki
3 12 (19.05%) W3C
4 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (30.16%) CentOS
3 15 (23.81%) Windows
4 14 (22.22%) Fedora
5 12 (19.05%) Debian
6 5 (7.94%) SUSE
7 4 (6.35%) UNIX
7 4 (6.35%) openSUSE
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.76%) Solaris
9 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.63%) MVC
2 13 (20.63%) Scrum
2 13 (20.63%) OO
2 13 (20.63%) DevOps
3 12 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (19.05%) Web Development
3 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 11 (17.46%) Document Management
4 11 (17.46%) E-business
5 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.35%) Analytics
5 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.17%) Test Management
6 2 (3.17%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) PHP
2 26 (41.27%) Java
3 23 (36.51%) Python
4 18 (28.57%) Ruby
5 15 (23.81%) SQL
5 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.63%) PHP5
6 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
7 12 (19.05%) ECMAScript
8 8 (12.70%) Perl
9 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.35%) Erlang
11 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.59%) C
12 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Degree
2 12 (19.05%) CCNA
2 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) CEH
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) OSCP
3 2 (3.17%) OSCE
4 1 (1.59%) CCNP
4 1 (1.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) Samba
3 4 (6.35%) NFS
4 3 (4.76%) Xen
5 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.59%) Postfix
6 1 (1.59%) XenServer
6 1 (1.59%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Nagios
2 4 (6.35%) Cacti
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Icinga
3 3 (4.76%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.59%) YUM
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.59%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.59%) logstash
Vendors
1 36 (57.14%) Zend
2 20 (31.75%) Red Hat
3 15 (23.81%) Cisco
4 12 (19.05%) Citrix
5 7 (11.11%) VMware
6 5 (7.94%) Oracle
7 2 (3.17%) Scalix
7 2 (3.17%) Splunk
8 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.59%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.59%) Avaya
8 1 (1.59%) Juniper
8 1 (1.59%) hybris
8 1 (1.59%) Intershop
8 1 (1.59%) SAP
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.59%) HP
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