Period
to 27 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 198 275 284
Rank change year-on-year +77 +9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 27 21 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.60% 1.13% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 43
Median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £45,250 £41,375 £46,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £97,500 £106,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £56,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -13.46% +18.18%

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 749 1,859 2,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.08% 20.57% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 657 1,587 2,105
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the City of London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the City of London.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the City of London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) CentOS
3 19 (70.37%) AWS
4 15 (55.56%) Windows
5 13 (48.15%) Puppet
5 13 (48.15%) Ansible
6 11 (40.74%) DevOps
6 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
6 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (40.74%) VMware
6 11 (40.74%) Fintech
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
7 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (37.04%) Firewall
7 10 (37.04%) Finance
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) HP
7 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
8 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (33.33%) Kubernetes
9 8 (29.63%) Mac OS
9 8 (29.63%) Python
10 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
10 7 (25.93%) Azure
10 7 (25.93%) Docker
10 7 (25.93%) Terraform
11 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (22.22%) Supermicro
11 6 (22.22%) Presales

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) AWS
2 7 (25.93%) Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (7.41%) GCP
5 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) SAN
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (14.81%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
4 4 (14.81%) NAS
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Support
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Support
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Support
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Sensu
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) CentOS
3 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Mac OS
7 5 (18.52%) Fedora
8 4 (14.81%) Unix
8 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (7.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps
1 11 (40.74%) Fintech
2 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Presales
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) High Availability
4 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Trading
6 2 (7.41%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
2 8 (29.63%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
4 5 (18.52%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CCNA
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.93%) Docker
4 6 (22.22%) vSphere
5 5 (18.52%) StorNext
5 5 (18.52%) Xsan
6 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) Ansible
1 13 (48.15%) Puppet
2 9 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 7 (25.93%) Terraform
4 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (18.52%) Nagios
6 4 (14.81%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (14.81%) SCDPM
7 1 (3.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) HP
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Dell
3 6 (22.22%) Juniper
3 6 (22.22%) SonicWALL
3 6 (22.22%) Supermicro
4 5 (18.52%) EMC
4 5 (18.52%) Isilon
5 4 (14.81%) Apple
5 4 (14.81%) Aruba
5 4 (14.81%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (14.81%) Synology
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle