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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 61 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.38% 0.28% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
114 170 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 21.55% 23.68% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 110 131 94
Average salary £38,533 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.02% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (16.67%) Cacti
4 1 (16.67%) iptables
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper