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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 231 225 199
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 16 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.92% 1.39% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 23
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
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
1743 1582 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.67% 26.27% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1390 1299
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Somerset - 6 £52,500 -
Bristol -15 5 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Gloucestershire +2 4 - -
Wiltshire 0 1 £47,500 +41.79%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Python
3 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
5 13 (40.63%) Puppet
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (40.63%) PHP
5 13 (40.63%) MySQL
5 13 (40.63%) DevOps
6 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (34.38%) HTML5
7 11 (34.38%) Debian
7 11 (34.38%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) Perl
8 10 (31.25%) Apache
8 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
9 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (28.13%) LAMP
9 9 (28.13%) Java
9 9 (28.13%) IIS
9 9 (28.13%) Nagios
10 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 8 (25.00%) C++
10 8 (25.00%) .NET
10 8 (25.00%) Degree
10 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (25.00%) High Availability
10 8 (25.00%) Zenoss

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (31.25%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) IIS
3 7 (21.88%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.13%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
1 11 (34.38%) HTML5
2 9 (28.13%) LAMP
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) JSON
5 4 (12.50%) Ajax
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) Sass
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) XHTML
5 4 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) XML-RPC
6 1 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Cybercrime
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Fintech
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (34.38%) Debian
4 6 (18.75%) CentOS
5 5 (15.63%) Windows
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.25%) Unix
9 1 (3.13%) Kali Linux
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (40.63%) DevOps
2 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (25.00%) High Availability
2 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
4 6 (18.75%) Open Source
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 1 (3.13%) Analytics
9 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.13%) SDLC
9 1 (3.13%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Python
2 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
3 13 (40.63%) PHP
4 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (31.25%) Perl
5 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 9 (28.13%) Java
7 8 (25.00%) C++
8 7 (21.88%) C
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
3 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Xen
4 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Puppet
2 9 (28.13%) Nagios
2 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (25.00%) Zenoss
4 3 (9.38%) Capistrano
5 2 (6.25%) SCCM
6 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.13%) Check_MK
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Barclays Retail
Salary: £33,200 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago