Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 290 316 246
Rank change year-on-year +26 -70 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 29 40 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.36% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.22% 1.68% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 80
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.89% +17.50% -13.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £85,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £63,750 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +20.00% -13.04%

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 2,372 2,376 2,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.85% 21.63% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,040 2,120 2,270
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year - +12.68% -3.18%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Docker
3 16 (55.17%) AWS
3 16 (55.17%) Python
4 14 (48.28%) CentOS
4 14 (48.28%) Bash Shell
5 13 (44.83%) DevOps
6 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
7 11 (37.93%) Kubernetes
8 9 (31.03%) Open Source
9 8 (27.59%) Apache
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) Ansible
10 7 (24.14%) Fintech
10 7 (24.14%) LAMP
10 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
10 7 (24.14%) MySQL
10 7 (24.14%) Puppet
11 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (20.69%) KVM
11 6 (20.69%) nginx
11 6 (20.69%) Windows
11 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (20.69%) Terraform
12 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
12 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (17.24%) Deployment Automation
12 5 (17.24%) Debian
12 5 (17.24%) Publishing
12 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery

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 8 (27.59%) Apache
2 6 (20.69%) nginx
3 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) AWS
2 4 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (13.79%) GCP
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (10.34%) Route 53
3 3 (10.34%) SaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Akamai
4 2 (6.90%) Azure
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365
4 2 (6.90%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.45%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (17.24%) Redis
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data
5 2 (6.90%) Blockchain
5 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) GitLab
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Python Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Python Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Mac Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) LAMP
2 4 (13.79%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (13.79%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (10.34%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (6.90%) libvirt
4 2 (6.90%) Sensu
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) CentOS
3 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) Debian
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
5 3 (10.34%) Unix
6 2 (6.90%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Fedora
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) DevOps
2 9 (31.03%) Open Source
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 7 (24.14%) Fintech
4 5 (17.24%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Task Automation
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) High Availability
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.79%) Ruby
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Go
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Docker
2 6 (20.69%) KVM
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) oVirt
3 2 (6.90%) QEMU
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Kubernetes
2 8 (27.59%) Ansible
3 7 (24.14%) Puppet
4 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (20.69%) Terraform
5 4 (13.79%) Prometheus
6 2 (6.90%) Nagios
7 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (3.45%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (3.45%) Nessus
7 1 (3.45%) Packer
7 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Dell
4 2 (6.90%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Okta
5 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL