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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 208 208 203
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 37 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.11% 1.37% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 9
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,400 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £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
1753 1683 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.33% 27.89% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1504 1441 1250
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 £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 14 £67,500 +109.30% 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £40,000 - 1
Somerset -1 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Devon - 5 - -
Wiltshire -3 3 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 39 (54.17%) MySQL
4 38 (52.78%) Puppet
5 34 (47.22%) DevOps
6 32 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 32 (44.44%) PHP
6 32 (44.44%) Python
7 30 (41.67%) Perl
7 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
8 29 (40.28%) CentOS
9 27 (37.50%) Debian
10 25 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (34.72%) Jenkins
11 24 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (33.33%) Ruby
11 24 (33.33%) Apache
12 23 (31.94%) VMware
13 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (29.17%) ZABBIX
14 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
14 21 (29.17%) HTML
15 20 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
16 17 (23.61%) Configuration Management
17 16 (22.22%) Nagios
17 16 (22.22%) Java
17 16 (22.22%) CSS
17 16 (22.22%) Windows
17 16 (22.22%) Subversion
18 15 (20.83%) HTML5

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (33.33%) Apache
2 14 (19.44%) Confluence
3 9 (12.50%) MediaWiki
3 9 (12.50%) nginx
4 7 (9.72%) IIS
5 6 (8.33%) Node.js
6 5 (6.94%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.39%) Drupal
8 1 (1.39%) WordPress
8 1 (1.39%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.39%) Lync
8 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.72%) IaaS
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.78%) Office 365
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) Firewall
2 10 (13.89%) IPsec
2 10 (13.89%) WAN
2 10 (13.89%) VPN
3 9 (12.50%) IPv6
3 9 (12.50%) OSPF
3 9 (12.50%) BGP
3 9 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 9 (12.50%) LDAP
3 9 (12.50%) LAN
3 9 (12.50%) Network Security
4 8 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (1.39%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.17%) MySQL
2 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 25 (34.72%) Jenkins
3 16 (22.22%) Subversion
4 13 (18.06%) Hudson
5 9 (12.50%) JIRA
6 7 (9.72%) Maven
7 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
7 5 (6.94%) Bugzilla
7 5 (6.94%) MSBuild
7 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.39%) Selenium
8 1 (1.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (22.22%) Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) PHP Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Consultant
9 5 (6.94%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Software Programmer
10 4 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.56%) Programmer
10 4 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (4.17%) Administrator
11 3 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) HTML
2 16 (22.22%) CSS
3 15 (20.83%) HTML5
4 12 (16.67%) .NET
5 9 (12.50%) XHTML
5 9 (12.50%) jQuery
6 8 (11.11%) JSON
6 8 (11.11%) XML-RPC
6 8 (11.11%) Ajax
6 8 (11.11%) SOAP
6 8 (11.11%) XML
6 8 (11.11%) Sass
7 7 (9.72%) Sensu
7 7 (9.72%) LAMP
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.94%) LINQ
8 5 (6.94%) Ext JS
9 2 (2.78%) CSS3
10 1 (1.39%) Adobe AIR
10 1 (1.39%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Wiki
2 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (40.28%) CentOS
3 27 (37.50%) Debian
4 24 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (22.22%) Windows
6 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (12.50%) UNIX
8 6 (8.33%) Fedora
9 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) DevOps
2 25 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (23.61%) Configuration Management
4 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.44%) Open Source
5 13 (18.06%) OO
6 12 (16.67%) Build Automation
7 11 (15.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (12.50%) MVC
9 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 9 (12.50%) Web Development
9 9 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (12.50%) Database Theory
9 9 (12.50%) Relational Database Theory
10 6 (8.33%) OOP
11 5 (6.94%) TDD
11 5 (6.94%) Content Management
11 5 (6.94%) Network Design
11 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) PHP
1 32 (44.44%) Python
1 32 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 30 (41.67%) Perl
3 24 (33.33%) Ruby
4 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (22.22%) Java
6 14 (19.44%) SQL
7 11 (15.28%) C#
8 7 (9.72%) Groovy
8 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
8 7 (9.72%) Bourne shell
9 5 (6.94%) C++
9 5 (6.94%) C
9 5 (6.94%) VB
10 1 (1.39%) PHP4
10 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
1 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) CCNP
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.28%) XenServer
3 10 (13.89%) iptables
4 9 (12.50%) Postfix
4 9 (12.50%) Samba
5 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.39%) vSphere
7 1 (1.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 38 (52.78%) Puppet
2 21 (29.17%) ZABBIX
3 20 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (22.22%) Nagios
5 13 (18.06%) Ansible
6 11 (15.28%) Zenoss
7 7 (9.72%) Vagrant
7 7 (9.72%) Salt
8 3 (4.17%) Capistrano
9 1 (1.39%) Plesk
9 1 (1.39%) SCCM
9 1 (1.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 23 (31.94%) VMware
3 11 (15.28%) Citrix
4 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.50%) Adobe
6 7 (9.72%) Cisco
7 5 (6.94%) Juniper
8 2 (2.78%) Avaya
9 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
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