The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 98 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% - 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 - £29,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ubuntu
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
408 281 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.48% 23.26% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 345 256 285
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Wales

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Wales

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Zenoss
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) VMware

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Zenoss
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle