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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 482 520 439
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -81
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 507 511 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.15% 1.79% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 437 460 671
Median salary £50,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
23527 28564 30741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.69% 26.19% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19978 24234 25392
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 September 2016 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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +33 476 £52,500 +10.52% 82
London +67 283 £60,000 +9.09% 40
South East +54 113 £45,000 +7.14% 16
Hampshire +9 39 £37,500 +7.14%
City of London +19 31 £60,000 -7.69% 7
Berkshire +3 27 £50,000 +19.04% 5
East of England +26 22 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Surrey +39 19 £50,000 - 2
East Sussex - 17 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +31 16 £30,000 -23.07% 4
Reading +5 16 £50,000 +108.33% 3
Brighton - 15 £50,000 - 1
South West -16 14 £52,500 +19.31% 1
West Yorkshire +29 11 £47,500 +22.58% 4
East Midlands +11 11 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Leeds +40 10 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 10 £45,000 -8.62% 6
Cambridge +4 10 £45,000 -8.62% 3
Oxfordshire -1 10 £50,000 +23.45% 4
Nottinghamshire - 10 £32,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +19 9 £69,000 +53.33% 4
Basingstoke -11 9 £35,000 -26.31%
Oxford +6 8 £56,250 +25.00% 3
North West -11 8 £38,250 -4.37% 6
Nottingham - 8 £32,500 - 2
South Wales +14 7 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Wales +5 7 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Reigate - 7 £52,500 -
Scotland +16 6 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Fareham +5 6 £28,750 -11.53%

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 1085 (99.91%) Linux
2 455 (41.90%) Puppet
3 434 (39.96%) DevOps
4 399 (36.74%) Python
5 383 (35.27%) CentOS
6 370 (34.07%) Red Hat
7 369 (33.98%) MySQL
8 332 (30.57%) Ansible
9 290 (26.70%) Amazon AWS
10 286 (26.34%) VMware
11 281 (25.87%) Apache
12 265 (24.40%) Windows
13 253 (23.30%) Bash Shell
14 250 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
15 240 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
16 236 (21.73%) Debian
17 232 (21.36%) Jenkins
18 224 (20.63%) Ruby
19 222 (20.44%) Java
20 217 (19.98%) JavaScript
21 215 (19.80%) PHP
22 206 (18.97%) SQL
23 204 (18.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 199 (18.32%) HTML
25 195 (17.96%) CSS
26 184 (16.94%) Perl
27 178 (16.39%) Configuration Management
28 172 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
29 171 (15.75%) Git (software)
30 167 (15.38%) Windows Server

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
1 281 (25.87%) Apache
2 143 (13.17%) Tomcat
3 113 (10.41%) nginx
4 74 (6.81%) Elasticsearch
5 61 (5.62%) IIS
6 48 (4.42%) OpenStack
7 35 (3.22%) WordPress
8 34 (3.13%) JBoss
9 25 (2.30%) CMS
9 25 (2.30%) MS Exchange
9 25 (2.30%) WildFly
10 20 (1.84%) Confluence
11 18 (1.66%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (1.10%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.01%) Moodle
14 11 (1.01%) Totara
15 10 (0.92%) SharePoint
16 9 (0.83%) Skype for Business
17 8 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 38 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.01%) MS Office
3 6 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.28%) InDesign
5 1 (0.092%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (1.47%) Magento
2 8 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.18%) Line 500
3 2 (0.18%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.18%) Shopify
4 1 (0.092%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 290 (26.70%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (9.12%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (4.33%) Amazon S3
5 38 (3.50%) Route 53
6 31 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (2.85%) GitHub
6 31 (2.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 22 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 22 (2.03%) SaaS
8 20 (1.84%) Office 365
9 19 (1.75%) IaaS
10 18 (1.66%) AWS OpsWorks
11 13 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (1.01%) PaaS
14 8 (0.74%) CloudBees
14 8 (0.74%) Google Apps
15 6 (0.55%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 157 (14.46%) DNS
2 155 (14.27%) Firewall
3 131 (12.06%) TCP/IP
4 108 (9.94%) SAN
5 74 (6.81%) VPN
6 51 (4.70%) DHCP
7 46 (4.24%) VLAN
8 45 (4.14%) LDAP
9 42 (3.87%) LAN
10 35 (3.22%) WAN
11 28 (2.58%) VoIP
12 27 (2.49%) NAS
13 26 (2.39%) HTTP
14 23 (2.12%) BGP
14 23 (2.12%) SSL
15 21 (1.93%) Network Security
15 21 (1.93%) SNMP
16 20 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (1.84%) iSCSI
17 17 (1.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (33.98%) MySQL
2 119 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
3 106 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 105 (9.67%) MongoDB
5 65 (5.99%) Big Data
6 50 (4.60%) Hadoop
7 48 (4.42%) NoSQL
8 34 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
9 33 (3.04%) Redis
10 31 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 30 (2.76%) Relational Database
12 21 (1.93%) Neo4j
13 20 (1.84%) HBase
14 16 (1.47%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.10%) MariaDB
16 11 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (0.92%) Couchbase
18 9 (0.83%) CouchDB
19 8 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
19 8 (0.74%) Riak
Development Applications
1 232 (21.36%) Jenkins
2 171 (15.75%) Git (software)
3 119 (10.96%) JIRA
4 54 (4.97%) Subversion
5 46 (4.24%) Maven
6 35 (3.22%) TeamCity
7 33 (3.04%) JUnit
8 30 (2.76%) Bitbucket
8 30 (2.76%) Vagrant
9 21 (1.93%) Selenium
10 20 (1.84%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.84%) GitLab
10 20 (1.84%) Gradle
11 18 (1.66%) Eclipse
11 18 (1.66%) TestNG
12 17 (1.57%) IntelliJ
13 14 (1.29%) Grunt
13 14 (1.29%) Log4j
14 13 (1.20%) PHPUnit
15 12 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (9.76%) Finance
2 39 (3.59%) Games
3 37 (3.41%) Marketing
4 30 (2.76%) Banking
5 22 (2.03%) Advertising
6 21 (1.93%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.57%) Publishing
8 16 (1.47%) Retail
8 16 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.92%) Front Office
9 10 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.46%) Back Office
11 4 (0.37%) Automotive
12 2 (0.18%) German Language
12 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.092%) Billing
13 1 (0.092%) Electronics
13 1 (0.092%) iGaming
13 1 (0.092%) Legal
Job Titles
1 247 (22.74%) Developer
2 246 (22.65%) Administrator
3 232 (21.36%) Linux Engineer
4 231 (21.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 203 (18.69%) Systems Administrator
6 164 (15.10%) Linux Administrator
7 139 (12.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 132 (12.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 105 (9.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 100 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
11 83 (7.64%) Java Developer
12 74 (6.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 71 (6.54%) DevOps Administrator
14 64 (5.89%) Senior DevOps
15 56 (5.16%) PHP Developer
16 55 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 49 (4.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 47 (4.33%) Python Developer
19 46 (4.24%) Lead DevOps
20 45 (4.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (18.32%) HTML
2 195 (17.96%) CSS
3 158 (14.55%) LAMP
4 100 (9.21%) Web Services
5 84 (7.73%) jQuery
6 70 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
7 68 (6.26%) AngularJS
7 68 (6.26%) Spring
8 66 (6.08%) XML
9 57 (5.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 55 (5.06%) Django
10 55 (5.06%) Node.js
11 49 (4.51%) ELK Stack
12 43 (3.96%) JSON
12 43 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
13 40 (3.68%) .NET
13 40 (3.68%) Backbone.js
14 39 (3.59%) HTML5
15 37 (3.41%) REST
16 34 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.63%) Data Centre
2 57 (5.25%) User Experience
3 44 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 36 (3.31%) Fintech
5 24 (2.21%) Clustering
6 22 (2.03%) Hedge funds
7 21 (1.93%) Mobile Payment
8 17 (1.57%) Replication
9 16 (1.47%) Public Cloud
10 15 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (1.38%) iPad
11 13 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
11 13 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.20%) Visualisation
12 12 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.10%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.01%) Learning Management System
14 10 (0.92%) Data Integration
14 10 (0.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1085 (99.91%) Linux
2 383 (35.27%) CentOS
3 265 (24.40%) Windows
4 236 (21.73%) Debian
5 204 (18.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 167 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 131 (12.06%) Unix
8 57 (5.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (3.13%) Solaris
11 31 (2.85%) Fedora
12 29 (2.67%) Android
13 27 (2.49%) SUSE
14 19 (1.75%) HPUX
15 18 (1.66%) AIX
15 18 (1.66%) Apple iOS
16 15 (1.38%) Windows 7
17 14 (1.29%) Mac OS X
17 14 (1.29%) openSUSE
18 11 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (39.96%) DevOps
2 240 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (16.39%) Configuration Management
4 163 (15.01%) Open Source
5 128 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
6 112 (10.31%) Scrum
7 97 (8.93%) Software Engineering
8 77 (7.09%) TDD
9 72 (6.63%) Web Development
10 53 (4.88%) E-Commerce
11 52 (4.79%) MVC
12 49 (4.51%) OO
13 47 (4.33%) Analytics
14 46 (4.24%) Test Automation
15 45 (4.14%) High Availability
16 43 (3.96%) Load Balancing
17 42 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
18 41 (3.78%) BDD
18 41 (3.78%) Project Management
19 40 (3.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 399 (36.74%) Python
2 253 (23.30%) Bash Shell
3 224 (20.63%) Ruby
4 222 (20.44%) Java
5 217 (19.98%) JavaScript
6 215 (19.80%) PHP
7 206 (18.97%) SQL
8 184 (16.94%) Perl
9 88 (8.10%) PowerShell
10 63 (5.80%) Shell Script
11 60 (5.52%) C++
12 38 (3.50%) C
13 29 (2.67%) Korn
14 25 (2.30%) C#
15 23 (2.12%) Groovy
16 22 (2.03%) Scala
17 21 (1.93%) PHP 5
18 15 (1.38%) Bourne shell
19 10 (0.92%) T-SQL
20 9 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (5.06%) Degree
2 32 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.93%) MCSE
5 18 (1.66%) CCNA
6 14 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (1.10%) CCNP
8 10 (0.92%) MCSA
9 9 (0.83%) LPIC
9 9 (0.83%) VCP6
10 5 (0.46%) MCITP
11 4 (0.37%) MCTS
12 3 (0.28%) CCA
12 3 (0.28%) CCDP
12 3 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.28%) MCP
12 3 (0.28%) RHCE
12 3 (0.28%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.49%) QA
2 18 (1.66%) SLA
3 14 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.092%) COSHH
5 1 (0.092%) HL7
5 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 172 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (13.44%) Docker
3 94 (8.66%) Active Directory
4 75 (6.91%) NFS
5 65 (5.99%) vSphere
6 59 (5.43%) Hyper-V
7 56 (5.16%) VMware ESXi
8 34 (3.13%) KVM
9 31 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (1.66%) Firmware
11 15 (1.38%) HDFS
11 15 (1.38%) LXC
11 15 (1.38%) Xen
12 13 (1.20%) Squid
13 12 (1.10%) vCloud
14 11 (1.01%) Varnish
14 11 (1.01%) VMware ESX
15 8 (0.74%) GlusterFS
15 8 (0.74%) Samba
16 7 (0.64%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 455 (41.90%) Puppet
2 332 (30.57%) Ansible
3 250 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
4 141 (12.98%) Nagios
5 80 (7.37%) Salt
6 46 (4.24%) HAProxy
7 41 (3.78%) Kubernetes
8 33 (3.04%) ZABBIX
9 21 (1.93%) Capistrano
10 17 (1.57%) logstash
11 16 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
11 16 (1.47%) Kibana
12 14 (1.29%) Zenoss
13 13 (1.20%) Graphite
13 13 (1.20%) yum
14 10 (0.92%) cPanel
14 10 (0.92%) Icinga
14 10 (0.92%) WSUS
15 9 (0.83%) CFEngine
15 9 (0.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 370 (34.07%) Red Hat
2 286 (26.34%) VMware
3 144 (13.26%) Cisco
4 126 (11.60%) Microsoft
5 62 (5.71%) HP
6 52 (4.79%) Oracle
7 40 (3.68%) Google
8 35 (3.22%) NetApp
9 33 (3.04%) Atlassian
10 32 (2.95%) SaltStack
11 22 (2.03%) Juniper
12 19 (1.75%) New Relic
12 19 (1.75%) Zend
13 15 (1.38%) Citrix
13 15 (1.38%) Percona
14 14 (1.29%) Brocade
15 13 (1.20%) CheckPoint
16 12 (1.10%) F5
16 12 (1.10%) SolarWinds
16 12 (1.10%) WatchGuard
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ingenta UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Elland, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000 plus a generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £50k + potential equity stake
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Strong benefits package + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday