The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 64 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.18% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 0.81% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.79% -25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
Ubuntu
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
164 124 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 29.76% 20.81% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 97 85
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £24,500 £22,270
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Swindon

Ubuntu
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft