The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
UK
Rank 438 494 507
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 503 534 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.52% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.52% 2.01% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 428 469 467
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £32,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19991 26563 29178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 23.73% 25.99% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16872 22368 24471
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ubuntu
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the UK.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the UK

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 476 £47,500 +5.55% 77
London +24 194 £57,500 +4.54% 38
South East +68 130 £45,000 +12.50% 18
East Midlands +14 39 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Berkshire +46 38 £55,000 - 6
City of London +40 38 £50,000 +8.10% 9
Nottinghamshire +32 34 £40,000 +20.75% 2
West Midlands +37 31 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Nottingham +33 31 £40,000 +20.75% 2
Brighton +15 28 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Sussex +14 28 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East of England +26 25 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Hampshire +17 24 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Surrey +56 22 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire -4 19 £41,000 -25.45% 4
Reading +50 17 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Warwickshire +44 17 £50,000 +66.66%
North West -4 17 £36,500 -14.11% 7
Warwick - 17 £50,000 -
Manchester -12 15 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Leeds +12 14 £41,000 -21.90% 2
West Yorkshire -4 14 £41,000 -25.45% 2
South West +2 13 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Scotland +22 12 £47,500 +90.00% 1
Lichfield - 12 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 12 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 11 £50,000 -
Slough +39 10 £62,500 -3.84%
Oxfordshire +15 10 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Ascot - 9 £65,000 - 1

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 1037 (99.71%) Linux
2 439 (42.21%) Python
3 432 (41.54%) DevOps
4 414 (39.81%) Puppet
5 401 (38.56%) CentOS
6 358 (34.42%) MySQL
7 354 (34.04%) Red Hat
8 302 (29.04%) Debian
9 295 (28.37%) Amazon AWS
10 294 (28.27%) Ansible
11 288 (27.69%) Windows
12 280 (26.92%) Bash Shell
13 275 (26.44%) Apache
14 267 (25.67%) Opscode Chef
15 258 (24.81%) VMware
16 239 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
17 224 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 207 (19.90%) PHP
19 203 (19.52%) Jenkins
20 195 (18.75%) Docker
21 191 (18.37%) LAMP
21 191 (18.37%) Ruby
22 185 (17.79%) Java
23 183 (17.60%) Git (software)
24 182 (17.50%) Configuration Management
25 175 (16.83%) VMware Infrastructure
26 168 (16.15%) JavaScript
27 167 (16.06%) TCP/IP
28 164 (15.77%) Web Services
28 164 (15.77%) Firewall

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 275 (26.44%) Apache
2 128 (12.31%) nginx
3 110 (10.58%) Tomcat
4 80 (7.69%) IIS
5 71 (6.83%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (5.96%) OpenStack
7 40 (3.85%) MS Exchange
8 17 (1.63%) WildFly
9 16 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (1.54%) WordPress
10 15 (1.44%) Confluence
11 14 (1.35%) Alfresco
12 12 (1.15%) CMS
13 11 (1.06%) Apache Solr
13 11 (1.06%) Drupal
13 11 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (1.06%) JBoss
13 11 (1.06%) Jetty
13 11 (1.06%) SharePoint
13 11 (1.06%) uWSGI
Applications
1 29 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.15%) MS Office
3 9 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.19%) InDesign
6 1 (0.096%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.096%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.096%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.67%) Magento
3 4 (0.38%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.19%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.096%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 295 (28.37%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (7.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 42 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (3.56%) SaaS
6 34 (3.27%) Office 365
7 32 (3.08%) Amazon S3
8 29 (2.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 25 (2.40%) Heroku
10 24 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (2.12%) Route 53
12 21 (2.02%) G Suite
13 20 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 18 (1.73%) GitHub
15 15 (1.44%) Google Compute Engine
16 14 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 14 (1.35%) PaaS
17 11 (1.06%) IaaS
18 9 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 167 (16.06%) TCP/IP
2 164 (15.77%) Firewall
3 140 (13.46%) DNS
4 73 (7.02%) SAN
5 64 (6.15%) VPN
6 54 (5.19%) VLAN
7 52 (5.00%) WAN
8 51 (4.90%) LAN
9 38 (3.65%) DHCP
10 35 (3.37%) iSCSI
10 35 (3.37%) LDAP
11 27 (2.60%) Network Security
12 26 (2.50%) VoIP
13 23 (2.21%) HTTP
14 22 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (2.12%) Wireless
15 21 (2.02%) NAS
15 21 (2.02%) SSH
16 19 (1.83%) MPLS
16 19 (1.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (34.42%) MySQL
2 115 (11.06%) PostgreSQL
3 85 (8.17%) SQL Server
4 75 (7.21%) MongoDB
5 51 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 49 (4.71%) Redis
7 42 (4.04%) Big Data
8 36 (3.46%) Hadoop
8 36 (3.46%) NoSQL
9 27 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
10 23 (2.21%) Neo4j
11 21 (2.02%) MariaDB
11 21 (2.02%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.15%) HBase
14 11 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.06%) Pentaho
14 11 (1.06%) SAP HANA
14 11 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 203 (19.52%) Jenkins
2 183 (17.60%) Git (software)
3 68 (6.54%) JIRA
4 42 (4.04%) Subversion
5 40 (3.85%) Vagrant
6 39 (3.75%) GitLab
7 34 (3.27%) TeamCity
8 31 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (1.83%) Maven
10 14 (1.35%) Travis CI
11 12 (1.15%) IntelliJ
12 11 (1.06%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.06%) Grunt
12 11 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (0.96%) Hudson
13 10 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.87%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.87%) MSBuild
15 8 (0.77%) GoCD
15 8 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 95 (9.13%) Finance
2 37 (3.56%) Games
3 30 (2.88%) Banking
4 29 (2.79%) Publishing
5 27 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.50%) Marketing
7 23 (2.21%) Retail
8 22 (2.12%) Electronics
9 21 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.35%) Advertising
11 12 (1.15%) Billing
12 8 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.77%) Front Office
12 8 (0.77%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.38%) Automotive
14 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.19%) Law
15 2 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 275 (26.44%) Administrator
2 274 (26.35%) Systems Administrator
3 227 (21.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 210 (20.19%) Linux Engineer
5 181 (17.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 176 (16.92%) Developer
7 175 (16.83%) Linux Administrator
8 115 (11.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 93 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
10 80 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
11 78 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 66 (6.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 63 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
14 60 (5.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 58 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 50 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
17 46 (4.42%) AWS Engineer
18 44 (4.23%) Support Engineer
19 38 (3.65%) PHP Developer
20 37 (3.56%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (18.37%) LAMP
2 164 (15.77%) Web Services
3 158 (15.19%) HTML
4 112 (10.77%) CSS
5 86 (8.27%) Node.js
6 64 (6.15%) jQuery
7 63 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
8 53 (5.10%) Ruby on Rails
9 50 (4.81%) RESTful
10 49 (4.71%) AngularJS
11 43 (4.13%) Django
11 43 (4.13%) HTML5
12 41 (3.94%) Elastic Stack
13 40 (3.85%) XML
14 37 (3.56%) .NET
15 34 (3.27%) JSON
16 32 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
17 30 (2.88%) Ajax
18 28 (2.69%) Kafka
19 27 (2.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.52%) Data Centre
3 45 (4.33%) User Experience
4 44 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
5 42 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 36 (3.46%) Clustering
7 22 (2.12%) Replication
8 20 (1.92%) Fintech
9 18 (1.73%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.44%) EMC VNX
11 15 (1.44%) Social Media
12 13 (1.25%) Public Cloud
13 12 (1.15%) Smart Meter
14 11 (1.06%) iPad
15 10 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
17 7 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (0.67%) Hedge funds
17 7 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1037 (99.71%) Linux
2 401 (38.56%) CentOS
3 302 (29.04%) Debian
4 288 (27.69%) Windows
5 224 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 151 (14.52%) Windows Server
7 147 (14.13%) Unix
8 72 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 66 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (3.37%) Fedora
11 30 (2.88%) Mac OS X
11 30 (2.88%) SUSE
12 24 (2.31%) Solaris
13 21 (2.02%) HPUX
14 19 (1.83%) Android
15 17 (1.63%) Windows 7
16 16 (1.54%) Windows 8
17 14 (1.35%) NetWare
18 12 (1.15%) Mac OS
19 11 (1.06%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (41.54%) DevOps
2 239 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (17.50%) Configuration Management
4 160 (15.38%) Open Source
5 124 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (9.62%) Scrum
7 77 (7.40%) E-Commerce
8 68 (6.54%) Software Engineering
9 64 (6.15%) ITIL
10 58 (5.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 51 (4.90%) Microservices
12 50 (4.81%) Web Development
13 43 (4.13%) Load Balancing
14 38 (3.65%) Analytics
14 38 (3.65%) Continuous Deployment
14 38 (3.65%) TDD
15 37 (3.56%) High Availability
16 32 (3.08%) MVC
17 31 (2.98%) Project Management
18 26 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 439 (42.21%) Python
2 280 (26.92%) Bash Shell
3 207 (19.90%) PHP
4 191 (18.37%) Ruby
5 185 (17.79%) Java
6 168 (16.15%) JavaScript
7 131 (12.60%) Perl
8 130 (12.50%) SQL
9 72 (6.92%) PowerShell
10 56 (5.38%) Shell Script
11 45 (4.33%) C++
12 41 (3.94%) Scala
13 29 (2.79%) Groovy
14 26 (2.50%) C#
15 25 (2.40%) Go
16 20 (1.92%) Korn
17 17 (1.63%) C
18 16 (1.54%) Bourne shell
19 15 (1.44%) Erlang
20 12 (1.15%) Jython
Qualifications
1 80 (7.69%) Degree
2 33 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (2.79%) CCNA
4 28 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.73%) MCSE
7 14 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.25%) CCNP
8 13 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (0.96%) MCSA
10 8 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.77%) LPIC
10 8 (0.77%) RHCE
11 7 (0.67%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.67%) JNCIA
11 7 (0.67%) JNCIS
12 6 (0.58%) CISSP
12 6 (0.58%) PhD
12 6 (0.58%) Postgraduate
13 5 (0.48%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.98%) QA
2 13 (1.25%) SLA
3 11 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 195 (18.75%) Docker
2 175 (16.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (14.13%) Active Directory
4 70 (6.73%) Hyper-V
5 45 (4.33%) KVM
6 40 (3.85%) Xen
7 37 (3.56%) vSphere
8 34 (3.27%) NFS
9 31 (2.98%) VirtualBox
10 30 (2.88%) Varnish
11 20 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
12 18 (1.73%) Samba
12 18 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
12 18 (1.73%) XenApp
12 18 (1.73%) XenServer
13 15 (1.44%) Postfix
14 14 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (1.35%) VMware ESX
15 12 (1.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 414 (39.81%) Puppet
2 294 (28.27%) Ansible
3 267 (25.67%) Opscode Chef
4 143 (13.75%) Nagios
5 68 (6.54%) Salt
6 62 (5.96%) Kubernetes
7 49 (4.71%) Terraform
8 31 (2.98%) HAProxy
8 31 (2.98%) Mesos
9 27 (2.60%) ZABBIX
10 18 (1.73%) Consul
11 17 (1.63%) logstash
12 16 (1.54%) StatsD
13 15 (1.44%) cPanel
13 15 (1.44%) Docker Swarm
13 15 (1.44%) EMC VPLEX
14 14 (1.35%) Capistrano
14 14 (1.35%) Kibana
14 14 (1.35%) Packer
14 14 (1.35%) Simpana
Vendors
1 354 (34.04%) Red Hat
2 258 (24.81%) VMware
3 105 (10.10%) Cisco
4 98 (9.42%) Microsoft
5 62 (5.96%) Google
6 42 (4.04%) Citrix
7 40 (3.85%) Oracle
8 34 (3.27%) New Relic
9 30 (2.88%) Juniper
10 27 (2.60%) HP
11 22 (2.12%) CommVault
12 21 (2.02%) Percona
13 20 (1.92%) SolarWinds
13 20 (1.92%) WatchGuard
14 19 (1.83%) Palo Alto
15 17 (1.63%) Brocade
15 17 (1.63%) EMC
16 16 (1.54%) Atlassian
17 14 (1.35%) Novell
17 14 (1.35%) SAP
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TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Send
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Full Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Share Options + Flexi Working
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
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City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, cycle to work
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 70,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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