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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 198 205 183
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 29 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.12% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 0.41% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
1736 1474 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.00% 28.48% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1295 1576
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 £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +13 16 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Somerset -14 11 £37,500 +50.00% 4
Wiltshire - 2 £50,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (67.19%) MySQL
3 38 (59.38%) Zend
4 34 (53.13%) Apache
5 31 (48.44%) Degree
6 29 (45.31%) Web Services
7 28 (43.75%) PHP
8 26 (40.63%) Java
9 24 (37.50%) jQuery
10 23 (35.94%) Python
11 22 (34.38%) Open Source
12 20 (31.25%) Red Hat
13 19 (29.69%) CentOS
14 18 (28.13%) Computer Science
14 18 (28.13%) Firewall
14 18 (28.13%) Ruby
15 17 (26.56%) Cisco
16 16 (25.00%) RESTful
16 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
17 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
17 15 (23.44%) SQL
17 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (21.88%) Fedora
18 14 (21.88%) LAMP
18 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
18 14 (21.88%) Windows
18 14 (21.88%) CCNA
18 14 (21.88%) Citrix
18 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (21.88%) Internet

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 34 (53.13%) Apache
2 4 (6.25%) nginx
3 3 (4.69%) Node.js
3 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.13%) Zimbra
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Magento
2 12 (18.75%) Shopify
3 1 (1.56%) Zen Cart
3 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) SaaS
2 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) Firewall
2 14 (21.88%) Internet
3 13 (20.31%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.81%) SAN
4 5 (7.81%) LDAP
5 4 (6.25%) HTTP
5 4 (6.25%) OSPF
5 4 (6.25%) BGP
5 4 (6.25%) VLAN
6 3 (4.69%) VPN
7 2 (3.13%) DNS
7 2 (3.13%) IPv6
7 2 (3.13%) SSH
7 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.13%) NAS
7 2 (3.13%) OpenVPN
7 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.56%) Network Security
8 1 (1.56%) IPsec
8 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (67.19%) MySQL
2 13 (20.31%) Relational Database
3 12 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 12 (18.75%) Hazelcast
4 6 (9.38%) CouchDB
5 5 (7.81%) Redis
6 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.25%) Riak
6 4 (6.25%) Big Data
6 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.31%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Hudson
4 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) Software Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (20.31%) PHP Developer
5 12 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (18.75%) Web Developer
6 11 (17.19%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (17.19%) Applications Developer
6 11 (17.19%) Web Applications Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Administrator
8 7 (10.94%) Junior
8 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Graduate
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Support
11 3 (4.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Technical Support
11 3 (4.69%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (45.31%) Web Services
2 24 (37.50%) jQuery
3 16 (25.00%) RESTful
4 14 (21.88%) LAMP
4 14 (21.88%) JSON
5 13 (20.31%) Symfony
5 13 (20.31%) CakePHP
5 13 (20.31%) HTML
5 13 (20.31%) CSS
5 13 (20.31%) SOAP
6 12 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (18.75%) Spring
6 12 (18.75%) XML-RPC
6 12 (18.75%) XML
6 12 (18.75%) XHTML
6 12 (18.75%) Zend Framework
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.56%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.56%) Kohana
8 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Open Source
2 18 (28.13%) Computer Science
3 14 (21.88%) Wiki
4 12 (18.75%) W3C
5 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (29.69%) CentOS
3 14 (21.88%) Fedora
3 14 (21.88%) Windows
4 12 (18.75%) Debian
5 4 (6.25%) UNIX
5 4 (6.25%) SUSE
6 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.69%) openSUSE
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.69%) Solaris
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
2 14 (21.88%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (20.31%) OO
3 13 (20.31%) E-business
3 13 (20.31%) Scrum
3 13 (20.31%) MVC
3 13 (20.31%) Document Management
4 12 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 12 (18.75%) DevOps
4 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 12 (18.75%) Web Development
5 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.25%) Analytics
5 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL
6 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) PHP
2 26 (40.63%) Java
3 23 (35.94%) Python
4 18 (28.13%) Ruby
5 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.44%) SQL
6 13 (20.31%) PHP5
7 12 (18.75%) ECMAScript
7 12 (18.75%) Bash Shell
8 8 (12.50%) Perl
9 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.25%) Erlang
11 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.56%) C
12 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) Degree
2 14 (21.88%) CCNA
2 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) CEH
3 2 (3.13%) OSCP
3 2 (3.13%) OSCE
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.81%) Samba
2 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.25%) NFS
4 3 (4.69%) Xen
5 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.56%) Squid
6 1 (1.56%) XenServer
6 1 (1.56%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Nagios
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.69%) Cacti
2 3 (4.69%) Icinga
3 1 (1.56%) YUM
3 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.56%) logstash
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.56%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Zend
2 20 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 17 (26.56%) Cisco
4 14 (21.88%) Citrix
5 7 (10.94%) VMware
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (3.13%) Scalix
7 2 (3.13%) ZyXEL
8 1 (1.56%) Splunk
8 1 (1.56%) hybris
8 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.56%) Intershop
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) Avaya
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
8 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.56%) SAP
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