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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 229 205 203
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 11 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.74% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% 2.40% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 29
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1428 1790 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.29% 30.65% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1543 1482
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 0 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Bristol 0 2 £41,250 -36.53%
Wiltshire +14 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Somerset -14 1 £56,000 +60.00% 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (37.50%) VPN
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) PHP
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (33.33%) vSphere
8 7 (29.17%) Puppet
8 7 (29.17%) iPad
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (25.00%) Network Security
9 6 (25.00%) Debian
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (25.00%) MCSE
9 6 (25.00%) Python
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) OO
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
10 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.83%) CSS
10 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Moodle
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Totara
4 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) MQTT
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) TestRail
2 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 6 (25.00%) Debian
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (20.83%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PHP
2 6 (25.00%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (20.83%) VCP6
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.67%) Ansible
4 2 (8.33%) Nagios
4 2 (8.33%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.17%) Capistrano
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.17%) Sophos
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