The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Ubuntu
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 114 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.03% 17.78% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 151 107 95
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Staffordshire region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Debian
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Talend
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
3 6 (75.00%) LDAP
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Replication
3 6 (75.00%) WSUS
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (87.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LDAP
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Junior DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Talend