Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 310 300 308
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 32 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.28% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 2.60% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32 80 79
Central London median annual salary £56,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £88,625 £106,250 £82,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -

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 2,499 3,117 3,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 21.60% 23.88% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,143 2,722 3,068
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £86,250
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Central London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 +10 22 £68,750 -1.79% 10
West End of London -8 1 £40,000 -
City of Westminster -10 1 £40,000 -17.95%
Ubuntu
London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Bash Shell
3 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
3 15 (46.88%) CentOS
3 15 (46.88%) DevOps
4 14 (43.75%) Python
5 12 (37.50%) C++
5 12 (37.50%) AWS
6 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (34.38%) Ansible
6 11 (34.38%) C
7 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (28.13%) Docker
9 8 (25.00%) Kubernetes
10 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
10 7 (21.88%) Azure
10 7 (21.88%) Puppet
10 7 (21.88%) VMware
11 6 (18.75%) Windows
11 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (18.75%) Ruby
11 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (15.63%) Java
12 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
12 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
12 5 (15.63%) Terraform
12 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
13 4 (12.50%) GCP

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 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) AWS
2 7 (21.88%) Azure
3 4 (12.50%) GCP
4 3 (9.38%) Azure Stack
4 3 (9.38%) SaaS
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.25%) GitHub
6 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.38%) MariaDB
3 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.25%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Redis
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 3 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
5 2 (6.25%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.13%) GitLab
6 1 (3.13%) GoCD
6 1 (3.13%) Postman
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
6 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Junior DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
1 3 (9.38%) GraphQL
1 3 (9.38%) React
1 3 (9.38%) REST
1 3 (9.38%) Sensu
1 3 (9.38%) SOAP
1 3 (9.38%) Spring
1 3 (9.38%) Vue.js
2 2 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) Kafka
3 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) CentOS
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Debian
4 4 (12.50%) Fedora
5 3 (9.38%) Unix
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.13%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) DevOps
1 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
2 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Fintech
5 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Robotic Process Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Bash Shell
2 14 (43.75%) Python
3 12 (37.50%) C++
4 11 (34.38%) C
5 6 (18.75%) Ruby
6 5 (15.63%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) Groovy
7 4 (12.50%) Korn
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) Go
9 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.25%) SQL
10 1 (3.13%) C#
10 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) MCSA
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) PhD
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Docker
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) KVM
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
5 1 (3.13%) Xen
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Ansible
2 8 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (21.88%) Puppet
4 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (15.63%) Terraform
6 3 (9.38%) Nagios
6 3 (9.38%) Packer
7 2 (6.25%) Mesos
8 1 (3.13%) Consul
8 1 (3.13%) Grafana
8 1 (3.13%) Graphite
8 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (3.13%) Kibana
8 1 (3.13%) logstash
8 1 (3.13%) Matomo
8 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) HubSpot
4 1 (3.13%) Okta
4 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase