Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 275 290 284
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 -44
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 19 42 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.41% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.10% 1.80% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 62
Median annual salary £66,250 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.62% +61.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,500 £36,325
90th Percentile £105,000 £109,625 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £56,250 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.46% +23.81% -2.33%

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 1,735 2,329 2,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.13% 22.57% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,491 2,076 2,161
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £29,590 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Python
2 13 (68.42%) AWS
3 12 (63.16%) DevOps
4 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
5 9 (47.37%) CentOS
5 9 (47.37%) Docker
5 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
6 8 (42.11%) Ansible
6 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
8 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
8 6 (31.58%) Azure
8 6 (31.58%) Puppet
8 6 (31.58%) Release Management
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
9 5 (26.32%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (26.32%) SaaS
9 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (26.32%) Packer
9 5 (26.32%) Terraform
10 4 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
10 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
10 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef

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 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Azure
3 5 (26.32%) SaaS
4 3 (15.79%) Azure Stack
5 2 (10.53%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) MariaDB
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
4 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
5 2 (10.53%) git-flow
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) RSpec
5 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.26%) GitLab
6 1 (5.26%) GoCD
6 1 (5.26%) Postman
6 1 (5.26%) Subversion
6 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Junior DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
2 3 (15.79%) React
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Vue.js
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) CentOS
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 2 (10.53%) Debian
7 1 (5.26%) Fedora
7 1 (5.26%) FreeBSD
7 1 (5.26%) Solaris
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Release Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.79%) Fintech
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Robotic Process Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (10.53%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Insurtech
6 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 2 (10.53%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Python
2 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Groovy
4 4 (21.05%) Korn
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Go
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Docker
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) KVM
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
2 8 (42.11%) Ansible
3 6 (31.58%) Puppet
4 5 (26.32%) Packer
4 5 (26.32%) Terraform
5 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (10.53%) Consul
6 2 (10.53%) Icinga
6 2 (10.53%) Prometheus
7 1 (5.26%) Grafana
7 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
7 1 (5.26%) Kibana
7 1 (5.26%) Matomo
7 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase