The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 191 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 35 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 0.97% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 19
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1719 1450 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.15% 27.68% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1297 1466
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,650 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Ubuntu
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +9 20 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Somerset -12 15 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (73.91%) MySQL
3 47 (68.12%) Zend
4 36 (52.17%) Apache
5 35 (50.72%) Degree
6 33 (47.83%) Web Services
7 32 (46.38%) PHP
8 30 (43.48%) Java
9 28 (40.58%) jQuery
10 24 (34.78%) Python
11 23 (33.33%) Open Source
12 22 (31.88%) Red Hat
12 22 (31.88%) Cisco
12 22 (31.88%) Firewall
13 20 (28.99%) E-Commerce
13 20 (28.99%) SQL
13 20 (28.99%) CentOS
13 20 (28.99%) Computer Science
14 19 (27.54%) Wiki
14 19 (27.54%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (27.54%) RESTful
14 19 (27.54%) Citrix
14 19 (27.54%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (27.54%) CCNA
14 19 (27.54%) Ruby
15 18 (26.09%) Document Management
15 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (26.09%) E-business
15 18 (26.09%) SLA
15 18 (26.09%) NetScaler

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 36 (52.17%) Apache
2 4 (5.80%) nginx
3 3 (4.35%) Node.js
4 2 (2.90%) Zimbra
5 1 (1.45%) Confluence
5 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.45%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Magento
2 15 (21.74%) Shopify
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.45%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) SaaS
2 14 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) Firewall
2 18 (26.09%) NetScaler
3 14 (20.29%) Internet
4 5 (7.25%) LDAP
5 4 (5.80%) SAN
5 4 (5.80%) HTTP
6 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.35%) VPN
7 2 (2.90%) DNS
7 2 (2.90%) IPv6
7 2 (2.90%) SSH
7 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.90%) NAS
7 2 (2.90%) OpenVPN
7 2 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
8 1 (1.45%) Network Security
8 1 (1.45%) IPsec
8 1 (1.45%) OSPF
8 1 (1.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (73.91%) MySQL
2 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
3 15 (21.74%) Hazelcast
3 15 (21.74%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.70%) CouchDB
5 5 (7.25%) Redis
6 4 (5.80%) Riak
6 4 (5.80%) Big Data
6 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.45%) DB2
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.29%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) Software Developer
3 15 (21.74%) PHP Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (18.84%) Web Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (18.84%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Applications Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Web Applications Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Junior
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.80%) Systems Support
9 4 (5.80%) Systems Support Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Graduate
10 3 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) Web Services
2 28 (40.58%) jQuery
3 19 (27.54%) RESTful
4 15 (21.74%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (21.74%) Spring
4 15 (21.74%) JSON
5 14 (20.29%) Symfony
5 14 (20.29%) LAMP
5 14 (20.29%) HTML
5 14 (20.29%) CSS
5 14 (20.29%) SOAP
5 14 (20.29%) CakePHP
6 13 (18.84%) XML-RPC
6 13 (18.84%) XML
6 13 (18.84%) XHTML
6 13 (18.84%) Zend Framework
7 4 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.45%) Kohana
8 1 (1.45%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Open Source
2 20 (28.99%) Computer Science
3 19 (27.54%) Wiki
4 13 (18.84%) W3C
5 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (28.99%) CentOS
3 17 (24.64%) Fedora
4 12 (17.39%) Windows
4 12 (17.39%) Debian
5 3 (4.35%) UNIX
5 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) E-Commerce
2 19 (27.54%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (26.09%) E-business
3 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) Document Management
4 16 (23.19%) Scrum
5 15 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 14 (20.29%) OO
6 14 (20.29%) MVC
7 13 (18.84%) Risk Management
7 13 (18.84%) Web Development
8 12 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (5.80%) Analytics
9 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.90%) Information Security
10 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) PHP
2 30 (43.48%) Java
3 24 (34.78%) Python
4 20 (28.99%) SQL
5 19 (27.54%) Ruby
6 16 (23.19%) PHP5
6 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
7 13 (18.84%) ECMAScript
8 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell
9 8 (11.59%) Perl
10 4 (5.80%) Erlang
11 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.45%) C
12 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (50.72%) Degree
2 19 (27.54%) CCNA
2 19 (27.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.45%) CNA
3 1 (1.45%) Novell Certification
3 1 (1.45%) RHCE
3 1 (1.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) Samba
3 4 (5.80%) NFS
4 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.35%) Xen
5 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.45%) Postfix
6 1 (1.45%) XenServer
6 1 (1.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Nagios
2 3 (4.35%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.45%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.45%) logstash
3 1 (1.45%) YUM
Vendors
1 47 (68.12%) Zend
2 22 (31.88%) Cisco
2 22 (31.88%) Red Hat
3 19 (27.54%) Citrix
4 7 (10.14%) VMware
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) Scalix
6 2 (2.90%) ZyXEL
7 1 (1.45%) hybris
7 1 (1.45%) Splunk
7 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.45%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.45%) Juniper
7 1 (1.45%) Intershop
7 1 (1.45%) SAP
7 1 (1.45%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago