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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 208 203 196
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 30 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 1.58% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
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
1643 1518 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.80% 28.72% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1335 1424
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +8 20 £33,750 -10.00% 3
Gloucestershire -9 5 £47,500 +128.91%
Somerset -20 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Wiltshire -4 2 £50,000 +34.22%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (57.14%) MySQL
3 32 (50.79%) PHP
4 31 (49.21%) Apache
5 29 (46.03%) Zend
5 29 (46.03%) Open Source
6 28 (44.44%) Degree
6 28 (44.44%) Python
7 24 (38.10%) CentOS
8 22 (34.92%) Windows
8 22 (34.92%) Java
8 22 (34.92%) Red Hat
9 21 (33.33%) Web Services
9 21 (33.33%) Debian
9 21 (33.33%) Ruby
9 21 (33.33%) jQuery
10 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
11 17 (26.98%) Fedora
11 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
12 16 (25.40%) Subversion
12 16 (25.40%) SQL
13 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 14 (22.22%) Internet
13 14 (22.22%) LAMP
13 14 (22.22%) JSON
13 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (20.63%) Perl
15 12 (19.05%) HTML
15 12 (19.05%) CSS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 31 (49.21%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.35%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Magento
1 9 (14.29%) Shopify
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) SaaS
2 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) Internet
2 12 (19.05%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) NetScaler
4 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.52%) VPN
5 5 (7.94%) VLAN
5 5 (7.94%) OSPF
5 5 (7.94%) BGP
6 4 (6.35%) SAN
7 3 (4.76%) LDAP
7 3 (4.76%) DNS
8 2 (3.17%) IPv6
8 2 (3.17%) NAS
8 2 (3.17%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.59%) LAN
9 1 (1.59%) WAN
9 1 (1.59%) IPv4
9 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.59%) Network Security
9 1 (1.59%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (57.14%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.29%) Hazelcast
3 9 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.52%) CouchDB
5 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.76%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.40%) Subversion
3 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.76%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.59%) Hudson
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 12 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 12 (19.05%) PHP Developer
4 12 (19.05%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Web Applications Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Administrator
5 11 (17.46%) Applications Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Junior
7 8 (12.70%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (12.70%) Systems Support
7 8 (12.70%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Junior Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Systems Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Graduate
10 3 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) Web Services
1 21 (33.33%) jQuery
2 14 (22.22%) JSON
2 14 (22.22%) LAMP
3 12 (19.05%) XML-RPC
3 12 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (19.05%) HTML
3 12 (19.05%) CSS
3 12 (19.05%) SOAP
3 12 (19.05%) Symfony
3 12 (19.05%) Zend Framework
3 12 (19.05%) CakePHP
3 12 (19.05%) XML
3 12 (19.05%) XHTML
4 9 (14.29%) RESTful
4 9 (14.29%) Spring
5 5 (7.94%) LINQ
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Open Source
2 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 12 (19.05%) W3C
4 9 (14.29%) Wiki
5 4 (6.35%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (4.76%) Derivative
7 1 (1.59%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (38.10%) CentOS
3 22 (34.92%) Windows
4 21 (33.33%) Debian
5 17 (26.98%) Fedora
6 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (9.52%) UNIX
8 5 (7.94%) SUSE
9 4 (6.35%) openSUSE
10 3 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.59%) Solaris
11 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.05%) MVC
2 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
2 12 (19.05%) OO
2 12 (19.05%) Web Development
2 12 (19.05%) DevOps
3 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
4 9 (14.29%) Scrum
4 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 9 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (12.70%) Document Management
5 8 (12.70%) E-business
6 5 (7.94%) Data Security
6 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 2 (3.17%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Test Management
8 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.59%) Network Management
9 1 (1.59%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) PHP
2 28 (44.44%) Python
3 22 (34.92%) Java
4 21 (33.33%) Ruby
5 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
6 16 (25.40%) SQL
7 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 13 (20.63%) Perl
9 12 (19.05%) ECMAScript
10 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 9 (14.29%) PHP5
11 5 (7.94%) C#
12 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.59%) AWK
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) CCNA
2 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) OSCP
4 2 (3.17%) OSCE
4 2 (3.17%) CEH
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) Samba
3 3 (4.76%) Xen
3 3 (4.76%) Varnish
4 2 (3.17%) NFS
4 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) Postfix
5 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Puppet
2 9 (14.29%) Nagios
3 7 (11.11%) Icinga
4 5 (7.94%) ZABBIX
5 4 (6.35%) Cacti
6 3 (4.76%) Munin
6 3 (4.76%) Zenoss
6 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 3 (4.76%) Ansible
7 1 (1.59%) logstash
7 1 (1.59%) YUM
7 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Zend
2 22 (34.92%) Red Hat
3 11 (17.46%) Cisco
4 10 (15.87%) VMware
5 9 (14.29%) Citrix
6 6 (9.52%) Splunk
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle
8 3 (4.76%) Percona
9 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.59%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.59%) SAP
9 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.59%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) Avaya
9 1 (1.59%) Juniper
Exeter, Devon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25,000 to £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 to £45,000 depending on experience
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