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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 453 456 470
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 637 647 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.59% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 2.19% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 563 541 597
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
% change year-on-year
- +7.75%

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
26562 29565 31679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.88% 26.82% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22517 24718 26498
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +2 610 £52,500 +5.00% 67
London +8 375 £58,750 +6.81% 31
South East +1 112 £50,000 +11.11% 14
City of London +75 77 £57,500 +21.05% 9
Berkshire +25 41 £55,000 +69.23% 4
Surrey +21 34 £57,500 +4.54% 3
West Midlands -28 26 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Birmingham +5 24 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Hampshire -6 24 £33,500 -33.00% 3
North West +37 23 £37,500 - 6
Yorkshire +11 22 £40,000 +11.11% 6
East of England +22 19 £49,000 +40.00% 7
Leeds +16 18 £51,250 +20.58% 1
West Yorkshire +8 18 £51,250 +20.58% 4
Manchester +16 15 £39,000 +15.55% 5
Reading -2 15 £50,000 +122.22% 3
South West -19 14 £38,750 -35.41% 1
Egham - 13 £57,500 -
Portsmouth - 11 £33,500 -
Hertfordshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +13 10 £37,500 +7.14%
Scotland +7 10 £22,500 -25.00% 4
Brentford - 10 £37,500 -
Glasgow +2 8 £22,500 -51.08% 3
Guildford - 8 £51,250 -
Basingstoke -11 7 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Cheshire - 7 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire +2 6 £37,500 -28.57%
Bracknell -5 6 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Wales +11 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1086 (92.66%) Linux
2 521 (44.45%) DevOps
3 448 (38.23%) Puppet
4 445 (37.97%) MySQL
5 423 (36.09%) CentOS
6 399 (34.04%) Python
7 354 (30.20%) Red Hat
8 344 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
9 341 (29.10%) Apache
10 321 (27.39%) Amazon AWS
11 312 (26.62%) Ansible
12 295 (25.17%) Bash Shell
13 284 (24.23%) Git (software)
14 277 (23.63%) Debian
15 275 (23.46%) VMware
16 269 (22.95%) JavaScript
17 267 (22.78%) Ruby
18 266 (22.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 265 (22.61%) Java
20 246 (20.99%) PHP
21 244 (20.82%) Opscode Chef
21 244 (20.82%) Jenkins
22 229 (19.54%) HTML
23 228 (19.45%) LAMP
24 222 (18.94%) Windows
25 220 (18.77%) SQL
25 220 (18.77%) CSS
26 209 (17.83%) Configuration Management
27 208 (17.75%) Firewall
28 203 (17.32%) Open Source

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
1 341 (29.10%) Apache
2 176 (15.02%) nginx
3 133 (11.35%) Tomcat
4 79 (6.74%) IIS
5 76 (6.48%) OpenStack
6 69 (5.89%) Elasticsearch
7 60 (5.12%) Node.js
8 45 (3.84%) WebSphere
9 35 (2.99%) Confluence
10 33 (2.82%) Apache Solr
11 32 (2.73%) Drupal
12 30 (2.56%) CMS
13 27 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
14 26 (2.22%) JBoss
15 25 (2.13%) Joomla!
16 24 (2.05%) WordPress
17 19 (1.62%) MS Exchange
18 13 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (0.94%) Skype for Business
20 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.02%) MS Office
3 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (3.84%) Magento
2 18 (1.54%) osCommerce
3 11 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.085%) Line 500
5 1 (0.085%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.085%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.085%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 321 (27.39%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (9.39%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (3.33%) GitHub
5 36 (3.07%) CloudBees
6 35 (2.99%) Route 53
7 32 (2.73%) Amazon S3
8 30 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 27 (2.30%) SaaS
10 22 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
12 13 (1.11%) IaaS
13 12 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (0.94%) Office 365
15 10 (0.85%) PaaS
16 9 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
17 7 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 6 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
18 6 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 208 (17.75%) Firewall
2 181 (15.44%) DNS
3 123 (10.49%) SAN
4 109 (9.30%) TCP/IP
5 72 (6.14%) VPN
6 54 (4.61%) LAN
7 51 (4.35%) LDAP
8 49 (4.18%) WAN
9 39 (3.33%) VoIP
10 36 (3.07%) VLAN
11 30 (2.56%) DHCP
12 28 (2.39%) NAS
13 26 (2.22%) HTTP
14 24 (2.05%) SSL
15 21 (1.79%) Internet
16 20 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (1.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 20 (1.71%) Wireless
17 18 (1.54%) iSCSI
18 17 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (37.97%) MySQL
2 162 (13.82%) MongoDB
3 117 (9.98%) PostgreSQL
4 100 (8.53%) SQL Server
5 85 (7.25%) NoSQL
6 44 (3.75%) Big Data
7 43 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 42 (3.58%) Redis
9 37 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
10 30 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (2.30%) Hadoop
12 24 (2.05%) CouchDB
13 23 (1.96%) MariaDB
14 20 (1.71%) Riak
15 17 (1.45%) Couchbase
16 16 (1.37%) InterSystems Cache
17 15 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
18 11 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
19 10 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
20 8 (0.68%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 284 (24.23%) Git (software)
2 244 (20.82%) Jenkins
3 83 (7.08%) Maven
4 70 (5.97%) JIRA
5 48 (4.10%) Vagrant
6 45 (3.84%) TeamCity
7 36 (3.07%) Subversion
8 30 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 29 (2.47%) JUnit
10 25 (2.13%) Selenium
11 24 (2.05%) Hudson
12 18 (1.54%) Bitbucket
13 16 (1.37%) jMock
13 16 (1.37%) Mockito
14 15 (1.28%) Eclipse
15 13 (1.11%) TestNG
16 12 (1.02%) Mocha
16 12 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (1.02%) SonarQube
17 11 (0.94%) Gradle
General
1 75 (6.40%) Finance
2 41 (3.50%) Games
3 39 (3.33%) Publishing
4 24 (2.05%) Retail
5 22 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.79%) Marketing
7 12 (1.02%) Advertising
8 9 (0.77%) French Language
9 5 (0.43%) Banking
10 4 (0.34%) Law
10 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.26%) Automotive
12 2 (0.17%) Billing
12 2 (0.17%) Front Office
12 2 (0.17%) German Language
12 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.085%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.085%) iGaming
13 1 (0.085%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 294 (25.09%) Administrator
2 293 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 268 (22.87%) Developer
4 257 (21.93%) Systems Administrator
5 220 (18.77%) Linux Administrator
6 196 (16.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 187 (15.96%) Linux Engineer
8 148 (12.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 124 (10.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 91 (7.76%) PHP Developer
11 82 (7.00%) Web Developer
12 59 (5.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 57 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
14 54 (4.61%) Support Engineer
15 53 (4.52%) Linux Support
15 53 (4.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 51 (4.35%) Consultant
17 50 (4.27%) PHP Web Developer
18 49 (4.18%) Analyst
19 47 (4.01%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (19.54%) HTML
2 228 (19.45%) LAMP
3 220 (18.77%) CSS
4 145 (12.37%) Web Services
5 108 (9.22%) jQuery
6 104 (8.87%) LEMP Stack
7 91 (7.76%) XML
8 75 (6.40%) JSON
8 75 (6.40%) REST
9 72 (6.14%) HTML5
10 70 (5.97%) Symfony
11 59 (5.03%) Django
12 57 (4.86%) Ajax
13 55 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
14 48 (4.10%) AngularJS
15 45 (3.84%) Ruby on Rails
15 45 (3.84%) Zend Framework
16 44 (3.75%) CSS3
17 42 (3.58%) .NET
18 39 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.74%) Data Centre
2 66 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 41 (3.50%) Replication
3 41 (3.50%) User Experience
4 31 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (1.88%) Wiki
6 20 (1.71%) Fintech
6 20 (1.71%) Mathematics
7 18 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.37%) IPTV
8 16 (1.37%) Over-the-Top Content
9 15 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.28%) Private Cloud
10 14 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
11 13 (1.11%) Spread Betting
12 12 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.02%) Streaming Video
12 12 (1.02%) Video on Demand
12 12 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1086 (92.66%) Linux
2 423 (36.09%) CentOS
3 277 (23.63%) Debian
4 266 (22.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 222 (18.94%) Windows
6 129 (11.01%) Windows Server
7 113 (9.64%) Unix
8 57 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (2.90%) SUSE
11 33 (2.82%) Solaris
12 26 (2.22%) Fedora
13 20 (1.71%) Android
14 17 (1.45%) CoreOS
15 15 (1.28%) Apple iOS
15 15 (1.28%) Windows 7
16 14 (1.19%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.68%) openSUSE
17 8 (0.68%) Windows 10
17 8 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (44.45%) DevOps
2 344 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (17.83%) Configuration Management
4 203 (17.32%) Open Source
5 201 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
6 196 (16.72%) Scrum
7 138 (11.77%) E-Commerce
8 118 (10.07%) Web Development
9 95 (8.11%) Software Engineering
10 83 (7.08%) TDD
11 81 (6.91%) OO
12 58 (4.95%) MVC
13 53 (4.52%) Mentoring
14 52 (4.44%) High Availability
15 51 (4.35%) Load Balancing
16 45 (3.84%) Build Automation
16 45 (3.84%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (3.84%) Test Automation
17 41 (3.50%) Incident Management
17 41 (3.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 399 (34.04%) Python
2 295 (25.17%) Bash Shell
3 269 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 267 (22.78%) Ruby
5 265 (22.61%) Java
6 246 (20.99%) PHP
7 220 (18.77%) SQL
8 178 (15.19%) Perl
9 92 (7.85%) PowerShell
10 64 (5.46%) PHP 5
11 55 (4.69%) Shell Script
12 36 (3.07%) C
13 34 (2.90%) C#
14 22 (1.88%) C++
14 22 (1.88%) Korn
15 10 (0.85%) Clojure
16 9 (0.77%) Tcl
17 7 (0.60%) Groovy
17 7 (0.60%) R
18 6 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 103 (8.79%) Degree
2 37 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (2.22%) CCNP
5 24 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.96%) MCSE
7 17 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.11%) CCNA
9 11 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.60%) CCIE
11 6 (0.51%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.43%) CFA
12 5 (0.43%) MBA
12 5 (0.43%) MCP
12 5 (0.43%) PhD
13 3 (0.26%) MCSA
13 3 (0.26%) RHCE
13 3 (0.26%) RHCT
14 2 (0.17%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.28%) SLA
2 12 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.77%) QA
4 4 (0.34%) HL7
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.085%) COSHH
6 1 (0.085%) DICOM
System Software
1 180 (15.36%) Docker
2 158 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (7.68%) NFS
4 80 (6.83%) Active Directory
5 70 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
6 42 (3.58%) vSphere
7 40 (3.41%) Hyper-V
8 27 (2.30%) Xen
9 24 (2.05%) KVM
9 24 (2.05%) Varnish
10 15 (1.28%) LXC
11 11 (0.94%) VirtualBox
12 9 (0.77%) Firmware
12 9 (0.77%) Squid
12 9 (0.77%) XenApp
13 8 (0.68%) iptables
13 8 (0.68%) Postfix
14 7 (0.60%) VMware ESX
15 6 (0.51%) Kamailio
15 6 (0.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 448 (38.23%) Puppet
2 312 (26.62%) Ansible
3 244 (20.82%) Opscode Chef
4 166 (14.16%) Nagios
5 57 (4.86%) ZABBIX
6 44 (3.75%) Salt
7 32 (2.73%) HAProxy
8 23 (1.96%) CFEngine
9 20 (1.71%) Graphite
10 19 (1.62%) Zenoss
11 14 (1.19%) Capistrano
12 13 (1.11%) Kubernetes
12 13 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
13 11 (0.94%) logstash
14 9 (0.77%) cPanel
14 9 (0.77%) Oracle ZFS
15 8 (0.68%) Cacti
15 8 (0.68%) Kibana
15 8 (0.68%) Packer
15 8 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 354 (30.20%) Red Hat
2 275 (23.46%) VMware
3 166 (14.16%) Cisco
4 103 (8.79%) Google
5 101 (8.62%) Microsoft
6 91 (7.76%) Oracle
7 73 (6.23%) HP
8 55 (4.69%) Zend
9 45 (3.84%) IBM
9 45 (3.84%) SaltStack
10 42 (3.58%) F5
11 32 (2.73%) NetApp
11 32 (2.73%) SolarWinds
12 25 (2.13%) Facebook
12 25 (2.13%) hybris
13 23 (1.96%) Percona
14 22 (1.88%) Adobe
15 20 (1.71%) Rackspace
16 15 (1.28%) Citrix
17 14 (1.19%) Meraki
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Computer Futures - London & S.E(Permanent and Contract)
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Recruit Creatives
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum and great company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago