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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 205 190 220
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 23 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.54% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.50% 1.94% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 9
Average salary £46,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.51% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1531 1550 1797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 27.99% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1321 1536
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +5 20 £53,750 +43.33% 7
Wiltshire -3 1 £33,500 -25.55%
Gloucestershire -5 1 £70,000 +52.17% 3
Devon - 1 £46,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) Apache
3 27 (55.10%) MySQL
4 26 (53.06%) Bash Shell
5 25 (51.02%) PHP
5 25 (51.02%) Red Hat
5 25 (51.02%) Debian
6 23 (46.94%) Windows
6 23 (46.94%) Puppet
7 22 (44.90%) Perl
8 21 (42.86%) CentOS
9 20 (40.82%) Python
10 18 (36.73%) Open Source
11 17 (34.69%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (34.69%) DevOps
12 16 (32.65%) Nagios
12 16 (32.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (30.61%) Git (software)
13 15 (30.61%) Subversion
13 15 (30.61%) Degree
13 15 (30.61%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (28.57%) Ruby
15 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
15 13 (26.53%) ZABBIX
15 13 (26.53%) Firewall
15 13 (26.53%) nginx
16 12 (24.49%) Zenoss
16 12 (24.49%) Fedora
16 12 (24.49%) VPN
16 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 29 (59.18%) Apache
2 13 (26.53%) nginx
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 7 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (12.24%) IIS
4 6 (12.24%) MediaWiki
4 6 (12.24%) Confluence
5 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Firewall
2 12 (24.49%) VPN
3 10 (20.41%) OSPF
3 10 (20.41%) BGP
4 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
4 6 (12.24%) IPsec
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security
4 6 (12.24%) IPv6
4 6 (12.24%) LDAP
4 6 (12.24%) LAN
4 6 (12.24%) WAN
5 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.20%) NetScaler
6 4 (8.16%) Internet
6 4 (8.16%) VLAN
7 2 (4.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) MySQL
2 15 (30.61%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.29%) MariaDB
4 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Subversion
1 15 (30.61%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 6 (12.24%) Hudson
4 6 (12.24%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Administrator
4 10 (20.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Systems Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Systems Support
7 5 (10.20%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Linux Support
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Linux Support
9 2 (4.08%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) LAMP
1 7 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (12.24%) LINQ
3 5 (10.20%) .NET
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 2 (4.08%) XML
5 2 (4.08%) XHTML
5 2 (4.08%) XML-RPC
5 2 (4.08%) CSS
5 2 (4.08%) SOAP
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
5 2 (4.08%) HTML
5 2 (4.08%) JSON
5 2 (4.08%) Symfony
5 2 (4.08%) Zend Framework
5 2 (4.08%) CakePHP
6 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Open Source
2 11 (22.45%) Wiki
3 7 (14.29%) Derivative
4 5 (10.20%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (4.08%) W3C
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (51.02%) Debian
3 23 (46.94%) Windows
4 21 (42.86%) CentOS
5 16 (32.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (24.49%) Fedora
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (10.20%) UNIX
10 4 (8.16%) SUSE
10 4 (8.16%) openSUSE
11 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (2.04%) Solaris
12 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) DevOps
2 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.45%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.29%) Time Management
6 6 (12.24%) Build Automation
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.24%) Data Security
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Document Management
7 5 (10.20%) E-business
7 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.20%) Database Theory
7 5 (10.20%) Relational Database Theory
8 2 (4.08%) OO
8 2 (4.08%) MVC
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Bash Shell
2 25 (51.02%) PHP
3 22 (44.90%) Perl
4 20 (40.82%) Python
5 14 (28.57%) Ruby
6 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
7 12 (24.49%) Java
8 9 (18.37%) SQL
9 6 (12.24%) C#
10 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
11 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
11 2 (4.08%) ECMAScript
12 1 (2.04%) AWK
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) CCNA
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) OSCP
3 2 (4.08%) OSCE
3 2 (4.08%) CEH
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Varnish
2 6 (12.24%) Samba
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.24%) Postfix
2 6 (12.24%) XenServer
3 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) Puppet
2 17 (34.69%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (32.65%) Nagios
4 13 (26.53%) ZABBIX
5 12 (24.49%) Zenoss
6 11 (22.45%) Icinga
7 7 (14.29%) Munin
7 7 (14.29%) HAProxy
7 7 (14.29%) Ansible
8 5 (10.20%) Salt
9 4 (8.16%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Red Hat
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 11 (22.45%) Citrix
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle
4 7 (14.29%) Percona
4 7 (14.29%) Zend
5 5 (10.20%) Splunk
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol/Bracknell/Cheltenham/Swansea
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago