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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 224 215 201
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 11 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 1.75% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 33
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,123
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.48%
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
1386 1774 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.22% 30.57% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1481 1338
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +5 5 £37,500 -46.42%
Bristol -7 3 £32,500 -49.01%
Somerset -9 2 £54,250 +35.62%
Wiltshire +2 1 £43,000 -9.47%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Python
3 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
3 11 (40.74%) DevOps
4 10 (37.04%) Puppet
4 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
4 10 (37.04%) PHP
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Debian
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
6 8 (29.63%) Apache
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
8 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (22.22%) Nagios
8 6 (22.22%) VMware
8 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) Perl
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) MySQL
8 6 (22.22%) IIS
9 5 (18.52%) C++
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) LAMP
9 5 (18.52%) High Availability

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) Node.js
4 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.70%) nginx
5 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) MQTT
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
1 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Administrator
1 10 (37.04%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) LAMP
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.81%) Cybercrime
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.70%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Debian
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) CentOS
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.11%) Unix
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
4 5 (18.52%) High Availability
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
7 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Python
2 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
3 10 (37.04%) PHP
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) Perl
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 5 (18.52%) C++
8 4 (14.81%) C
8 4 (14.81%) C#
8 4 (14.81%) Ruby
9 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Nagios
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (18.52%) Zenoss
4 3 (11.11%) Capistrano
5 2 (7.41%) Ansible
6 1 (3.70%) Check_MK
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) Sophos