Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 142 181
Rank change year-on-year -32 +39 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.93% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Cheshire median annual salary £29,500 £28,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.36% +9.80% -51.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,600 £23,250
90th Percentile £42,650 £28,600 £31,950
North West median annual salary £38,750 £31,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.63% -21.00% -11.11%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 765 537 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.03% 24.02% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 543 455 743
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% -1.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Chester - 4 £28,500 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £47,500 -
Ubuntu
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Telematics
2 4 (80.00%) Dropwizard
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter
5 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (80.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Telematics
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter
4 1 (20.00%) Rackspace