The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
Ubuntu
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
126 196 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.66% 37.69% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 94 140 103
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Watford

Ubuntu
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (100.00%) Web Operations

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Web Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Hosting Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (100.00%) Web Operations
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet