Period
to 7 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 6 months to 7 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
London > Central London
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 259 208 332
Rank change year-on-year -51 +124 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 25 15 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.35% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.12% 1.71% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 35
10th Percentile £39,050 £50,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £60,625 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +21.74% -11.54%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £91,250 £86,000
London median annual salary £67,500 £57,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +18.42% -6.94% -2.00%

Ubuntu is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,178 879 2,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.66% 18.54% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,077 783 2,425
10th Percentile £31,900 £32,738 £27,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +1.91%
75th Percentile £81,250 £78,125 £80,000
90th Percentile £98,000 £92,500 £95,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in Central London.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in Central London over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Central London region over the 6 months to 7 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -50 19 £75,000 +7.14% 9
West End of London - 5 £50,000 -
City of Westminster - 2 £35,750 -
Ubuntu
London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Python
3 16 (64.00%) Ansible
4 15 (60.00%) Docker
5 14 (56.00%) AWS
6 13 (52.00%) Terraform
7 12 (48.00%) Kubernetes
7 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
8 10 (40.00%) Puppet
8 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (36.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
10 8 (32.00%) Perl
11 7 (28.00%) DevOps
11 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Automation
12 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure as Code
12 6 (24.00%) CoreOS
12 6 (24.00%) nginx
12 6 (24.00%) Web Services
12 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
13 5 (20.00%) Java
13 5 (20.00%) Windows
13 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 5 (20.00%) VMware
13 5 (20.00%) Azure
13 5 (20.00%) CentOS

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 6 (24.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) AWS
2 5 (20.00%) Azure
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (16.00%) GitHub
4 3 (12.00%) GCP
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (8.00%) IaaS
5 2 (8.00%) PaaS
5 2 (8.00%) SaaS
5 2 (8.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Junos
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) VSAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Documentation Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Games
3 2 (8.00%) International Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Site Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Java Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (8.00%) React
3 1 (4.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) CoreOS
3 5 (20.00%) CentOS
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.00%) SUSE
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (4.00%) Debian
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (28.00%) DevOps
5 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.00%) Coaching
9 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (8.00%) Analytics
10 2 (8.00%) Change Management
10 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
10 2 (8.00%) Data Security
10 2 (8.00%) Game Development
10 2 (8.00%) Kernel Tuning
10 2 (8.00%) MVC
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (32.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Go
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCSE
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Docker
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) Ceph
6 1 (4.00%) Firmware
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Ansible
2 13 (52.00%) Terraform
3 12 (48.00%) Kubernetes
4 10 (40.00%) Puppet
5 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (8.00%) Control-M
7 2 (8.00%) Rundeck
8 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
8 1 (4.00%) PaperCut
8 1 (4.00%) Prometheus
8 1 (4.00%) SCCM
8 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
8 1 (4.00%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) BMC
4 2 (8.00%) ConnectWise
4 2 (8.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Percona
4 2 (8.00%) Perforce
4 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) CommVault
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Polycom
5 1 (4.00%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL