The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 37 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.42% - 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Ubuntu
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.51% 32.32% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 47
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Wakefield

Ubuntu
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware