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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 202 194 179
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 37 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.57% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.07% 2.16% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 40
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1787 1530 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.98% 26.39% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1343 1378
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
Bristol +6 28 £65,000 +52.94% 7
Gloucestershire -15 5 £70,000 +52.17%
Somerset +4 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (69.49%) Red Hat
3 39 (66.10%) Apache
3 39 (66.10%) Puppet
4 37 (62.71%) PHP
4 37 (62.71%) CentOS
5 36 (61.02%) Debian
5 36 (61.02%) DevOps
6 35 (59.32%) Bash Shell
7 34 (57.63%) Perl
7 34 (57.63%) Opscode Chef
8 33 (55.93%) Python
8 33 (55.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (49.15%) Windows
9 29 (49.15%) MySQL
10 25 (42.37%) Configuration Management
11 23 (38.98%) nginx
11 23 (38.98%) Ruby
12 22 (37.29%) Jenkins
13 19 (32.20%) Hudson
13 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (30.51%) ZABBIX
14 18 (30.51%) Zenoss
15 17 (28.81%) Firewall
16 16 (27.12%) Nagios
16 16 (27.12%) Samba
17 15 (25.42%) Open Source
17 15 (25.42%) Java
17 15 (25.42%) LAN
17 15 (25.42%) WAN

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 39 (66.10%) Apache
2 23 (38.98%) nginx
3 9 (15.25%) IIS
4 8 (13.56%) Confluence
4 8 (13.56%) MediaWiki
5 6 (10.17%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (10.17%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
6 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.69%) Lync
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.69%) Node.js
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) Firewall
2 15 (25.42%) LAN
2 15 (25.42%) WAN
3 14 (23.73%) VPN
4 8 (13.56%) IPv6
4 8 (13.56%) OSPF
4 8 (13.56%) BGP
4 8 (13.56%) EIGRP
4 8 (13.56%) IPsec
4 8 (13.56%) Network Security
4 8 (13.56%) LDAP
5 3 (5.08%) SAN
6 2 (3.39%) DNS
6 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) MySQL
2 14 (23.73%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.17%) MariaDB
4 6 (10.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Jenkins
2 19 (32.20%) Hudson
3 14 (23.73%) Subversion
3 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.56%) JIRA
5 6 (10.17%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Administrator
3 9 (15.25%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Support Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) LAMP
2 8 (13.56%) .NET
3 6 (10.17%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (10.17%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (6.78%) LINQ
5 2 (3.39%) CSS
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) libvirt
5 2 (3.39%) HTML
6 1 (1.69%) Doctrine
6 1 (1.69%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.69%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Open Source
2 10 (16.95%) Wiki
3 6 (10.17%) Derivative
4 5 (8.47%) Clustering
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (62.71%) CentOS
3 36 (61.02%) Debian
4 33 (55.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (49.15%) Windows
6 13 (22.03%) Fedora
6 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (13.56%) UNIX
7 8 (13.56%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) DevOps
2 25 (42.37%) Configuration Management
3 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (18.64%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (13.56%) Build Automation
7 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
8 7 (11.86%) Database Theory
8 7 (11.86%) Relational Database Theory
9 6 (10.17%) Time Management
10 4 (6.78%) Data Security
11 2 (3.39%) E-business
11 2 (3.39%) Document Management
11 2 (3.39%) ITIL
11 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
12 1 (1.69%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.69%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 37 (62.71%) PHP
2 35 (59.32%) Bash Shell
3 34 (57.63%) Perl
4 33 (55.93%) Python
5 23 (38.98%) Ruby
6 15 (25.42%) Java
7 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
7 8 (13.56%) SQL
7 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.47%) C#
9 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) CCNA
2 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) Samba
2 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (13.56%) Postfix
4 8 (13.56%) XenServer
4 8 (13.56%) iptables
5 6 (10.17%) Varnish
6 2 (3.39%) KVM
6 2 (3.39%) Docker
6 2 (3.39%) RHEV
6 2 (3.39%) oVirt
6 2 (3.39%) GFS2
6 2 (3.39%) Gluster
6 2 (3.39%) NFS
6 2 (3.39%) Squid
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 39 (66.10%) Puppet
2 34 (57.63%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (30.51%) Zenoss
3 18 (30.51%) ZABBIX
4 16 (27.12%) Nagios
5 14 (23.73%) Salt
6 13 (22.03%) Ansible
7 6 (10.17%) HAProxy
7 6 (10.17%) Icinga
7 6 (10.17%) Munin
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (3.39%) Cobbler
8 2 (3.39%) Pacemaker
8 2 (3.39%) SELinux
9 1 (1.69%) Capistrano
9 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Red Hat
2 14 (23.73%) VMware
3 11 (18.64%) Citrix
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle
5 6 (10.17%) Percona
6 3 (5.08%) Zend
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco
7 2 (3.39%) Splunk
8 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
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