The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 238 173 209
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +36
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 24 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.85% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 3.43% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 9
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,250 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1876 1313 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.57% 24.75% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1054 1217
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -55 11 £24,690 -38.27%
South Yorkshire -23 7 £30,000 -6.25%
North Yorkshire -8 3 - -
East Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 41 (85.42%) Linux
2 24 (50.00%) Debian
3 23 (47.92%) Windows
4 21 (43.75%) CentOS
5 20 (41.67%) Java
6 18 (37.50%) Cisco
7 17 (35.42%) PHP
7 17 (35.42%) Tomcat
8 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
10 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (27.08%) Python
11 13 (27.08%) SAN
11 13 (27.08%) Red Hat
11 13 (27.08%) Ruby
11 13 (27.08%) Firewall
12 12 (25.00%) VMware
12 12 (25.00%) SUSE
12 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (25.00%) UNIX
12 12 (25.00%) Perl
12 12 (25.00%) MySQL
13 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
13 11 (22.92%) SLA
13 11 (22.92%) Apache
14 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
14 10 (20.83%) DNS
14 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 17 (35.42%) Tomcat
2 11 (22.92%) Apache
3 9 (18.75%) IIS
4 7 (14.58%) Jetty
5 5 (10.42%) nginx
6 4 (8.33%) SugarCRM
6 4 (8.33%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.17%) Confluence
8 1 (2.08%) Lync
8 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) SAN
1 13 (27.08%) Firewall
2 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (20.83%) DNS
3 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) NAS
4 7 (14.58%) Internet
5 6 (12.50%) VPN
6 5 (10.42%) SNMP
6 5 (10.42%) VLAN
6 5 (10.42%) Network Security
7 4 (8.33%) SSH
8 3 (6.25%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.25%) FTP
8 3 (6.25%) HTTP
8 3 (6.25%) SMTP
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.08%) WAN
9 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) SQLite
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 7 (14.58%) JIRA
4 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (10.42%) Maven
6 4 (8.33%) Xdebug
6 4 (8.33%) Mocha
6 4 (8.33%) Behat
6 4 (8.33%) Phing
7 2 (4.17%) Selenium
7 2 (4.17%) JUnit
7 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.17%) TestNG
8 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) PHP Developer
3 7 (14.58%) UNIX Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.42%) Administrator
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Linux Support
6 4 (8.33%) Data Centre Technician
7 3 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) J2EE
2 8 (16.67%) Symfony
3 6 (12.50%) LAMP
4 5 (10.42%) Web Services
5 4 (8.33%) jQuery
5 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (10.42%) NHS
2 5 (10.42%) Smartphone
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Telematics
3 4 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (85.42%) Linux
2 24 (50.00%) Debian
3 23 (47.92%) Windows
4 21 (43.75%) CentOS
5 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (25.00%) SUSE
7 12 (25.00%) UNIX
8 5 (10.42%) Mac OS
9 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.33%) MVC
6 4 (8.33%) OOP
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Scrum
7 2 (4.17%) Release Management
7 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) System Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.08%) Change Control
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) Java
2 17 (35.42%) PHP
3 13 (27.08%) Python
3 13 (27.08%) Ruby
4 12 (25.00%) Perl
5 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.17%) C++
8 2 (4.17%) VB
9 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.08%) VBA
9 1 (2.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (2.08%) XAML
9 1 (2.08%) VB6
9 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.08%) SQL
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
9 1 (2.08%) C
9 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) ISEB
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.50%) Xen
3 5 (10.42%) KVM
4 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.33%) XenServer
5 3 (6.25%) vSphere
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.08%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (2.08%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
1 7 (14.58%) CFEngine
2 5 (10.42%) Ganglia
3 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
4 3 (6.25%) PureDisk
5 2 (4.17%) Plesk
5 2 (4.17%) Nagios
6 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.08%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco
2 13 (27.08%) Red Hat
3 12 (25.00%) VMware
3 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.75%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) EMC
5 7 (14.58%) NetApp
6 6 (12.50%) Splunk
7 5 (10.42%) HP
7 5 (10.42%) Dell
8 4 (8.33%) Juniper
8 4 (8.33%) Twitter
9 3 (6.25%) Syncsort
9 3 (6.25%) Brocade
10 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
11 1 (2.08%) Sage
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle