The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.69% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
157 126 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.60% 19.21% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 138 114 96
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Ubuntu
West Midlands

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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stafford - 5 £22,500 -
Ubuntu
West Midlands

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
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%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
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