The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 186 201 201
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 35 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 1.34% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 10
Average salary £65,000 £25,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+160.00% -27.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £22,500 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,500 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ubuntu
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1240 1123 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.48% 20.58% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 983 1095
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Birmingham -5 14 £65,000 +23.80%
Warwickshire -12 10 £80,000 +98.75%
Coventry - 7 £48,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £43,596 -
Solihull - 1 £21,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 64 (96.97%) Linux
2 21 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 20 (30.30%) UNIX
3 20 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (28.79%) Manufacturing
4 19 (28.79%) DevOps
5 18 (27.27%) MySQL
6 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
7 15 (22.73%) IBM
7 15 (22.73%) PHP
7 15 (22.73%) AIX
8 14 (21.21%) CSS
8 14 (21.21%) HTML
8 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 13 (19.70%) Zend
10 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
11 11 (16.67%) Change Control
11 11 (16.67%) Docker
11 11 (16.67%) HTML5
11 11 (16.67%) Puppet
11 11 (16.67%) Symfony
12 10 (15.15%) Nagios
12 10 (15.15%) Zend Framework
12 10 (15.15%) VMware
13 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
13 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (13.64%) jQuery
13 9 (13.64%) Ansible
13 9 (13.64%) Tivoli

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (9.09%) Apache
2 5 (7.58%) nginx
3 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Magento
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (12.12%) IaaS
2 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) SAN
1 8 (12.12%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) DNS
3 6 (9.09%) VLAN
4 5 (7.58%) IP Telephony
4 5 (7.58%) DDNS
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (7.58%) IPv4
4 5 (7.58%) IPv6
5 2 (3.03%) DMZ
5 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) LAN
6 1 (1.52%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) SNMP
6 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.12%) Maven
4 6 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 19 (28.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Architect
3 11 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (15.15%) PHP Developer
4 10 (15.15%) AIX Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Administrator
6 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Support
7 6 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Administrator
11 2 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.03%) Junior
11 2 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) HTML
1 14 (21.21%) CSS
2 11 (16.67%) Symfony
2 11 (16.67%) HTML5
3 10 (15.15%) Zend Framework
4 9 (13.64%) jQuery
5 8 (12.12%) CSS3
5 8 (12.12%) Sensu
6 7 (10.61%) LAMP
7 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.58%) XML
9 3 (4.55%) XSLT
9 3 (4.55%) Laravel
10 2 (3.03%) REST
10 2 (3.03%) PHP-FPM
10 2 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Statistics
3 1 (1.52%) Blog
3 1 (1.52%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 64 (96.97%) Linux
2 21 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (30.30%) UNIX
4 15 (22.73%) AIX
5 6 (9.09%) Windows
6 4 (6.06%) Solaris
7 2 (3.03%) Debian
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (28.79%) DevOps
3 11 (16.67%) Change Control
4 7 (10.61%) MVC
5 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.09%) Web Design
5 6 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (7.58%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.58%) Network Design
6 5 (7.58%) Web Development
7 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.55%) Scrum
7 3 (4.55%) Open Source
8 2 (3.03%) OO
8 2 (3.03%) CRM
8 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.03%) OOD
9 1 (1.52%) Change Management
9 1 (1.52%) OOP
9 1 (1.52%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) PHP
2 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.64%) Perl
3 9 (13.64%) Python
3 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.12%) Bourne shell
4 8 (12.12%) Groovy
5 6 (9.09%) PHP5
6 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.06%) SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) CCNA
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) RHCE
3 1 (1.52%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Docker
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) Samba
5 1 (1.52%) Xen
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Puppet
2 10 (15.15%) Nagios
3 9 (13.64%) Tivoli
3 9 (13.64%) Ansible
4 8 (12.12%) ZABBIX
4 8 (12.12%) Vagrant
5 5 (7.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.52%) Foglight
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
2 15 (22.73%) IBM
3 13 (19.70%) Zend
4 10 (15.15%) VMware
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco
6 6 (9.09%) SAP
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle
8 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix
9 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.03%) Symantec
9 2 (3.03%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.52%) Brocade
10 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.52%) Tableau
10 1 (1.52%) New Relic
10 1 (1.52%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago