The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 131 121
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.71% 0.58% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.52% 3.43% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 14
Median salary £40,500 £26,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.40% -57.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £39,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -7.77%  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 398 408 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 20.25% 17.01% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 346 322 383
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Apache
2 13 (76.47%) Games
3 12 (70.59%) CentOS
3 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
4 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Debian
5 9 (52.94%) PHP
5 9 (52.94%) MariaDB
6 8 (47.06%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
6 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
6 8 (47.06%) Redis
6 8 (47.06%) XML
6 8 (47.06%) C++
6 8 (47.06%) Eclipse
6 8 (47.06%) SMS
6 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (47.06%) Billing
6 8 (47.06%) Subversion
6 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) Samba
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (76.47%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SMS
2 5 (29.41%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (52.94%) MariaDB
3 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
3 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
3 8 (47.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Eclipse
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
1 8 (47.06%) Subversion
2 5 (29.41%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (76.47%) Games
2 8 (47.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Administrator
1 9 (52.94%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) C++ Programmer
2 7 (41.18%) Programmer
3 5 (29.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) LAMP
2 5 (29.41%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (5.88%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) CentOS
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Debian
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Network Management
3 4 (23.53%) Open Source
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PHP
2 8 (47.06%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) Python
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
1 5 (29.41%) KVM
1 5 (29.41%) pfSense
1 5 (29.41%) Samba
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (29.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
1 5 (29.41%) Salt
2 4 (23.53%) Cacti
2 4 (23.53%) Icinga
2 4 (23.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Mobile Fun
Posted: 19 days ago