The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / East Midlands
Rank 133 139 175
Rank change year-on-year +6 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 27 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.92% 0.85% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 3.06% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 9
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 594 882 862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.33% 27.87% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 463 657 737
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,840 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +27 22 £42,500 +28.30%
Northamptonshire +7 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 35 (54.69%) Debian
4 28 (43.75%) Apache
4 28 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (43.75%) DevOps
5 27 (42.19%) CentOS
5 27 (42.19%) MySQL
5 27 (42.19%) VMware
6 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
7 22 (34.38%) Finance
7 22 (34.38%) Web Services
8 21 (32.81%) LAMP
8 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
9 18 (28.13%) GitLab
10 17 (26.56%) Windows
10 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
11 16 (25.00%) CSS
11 16 (25.00%) HTML
11 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 16 (25.00%) Firewall
12 15 (23.44%) MVC
13 12 (18.75%) Unix
14 11 (17.19%) Shell Script
15 10 (15.63%) SAP
15 10 (15.63%) HPUX
15 10 (15.63%) SolarWinds
16 9 (14.06%) Java
17 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (12.50%) Open Source

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 28 (43.75%) Apache
2 8 (12.50%) nginx
3 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) G Suite
3 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (7.81%) DNS
3 5 (7.81%) SAN
4 4 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.56%) LDAP
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) MySQL
2 8 (12.50%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.13%) GitLab
3 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.56%) Maven
5 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Automotive
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (28.13%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 15 (23.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (23.44%) LAMP Developer
6 14 (21.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 14 (21.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (20.31%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 8 (12.50%) Consultant
8 8 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
8 8 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (10.94%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 7 (10.94%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (9.38%) Ubuntu Engineer
11 5 (7.81%) Administrator
11 5 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (6.25%) Architect
12 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) Web Services
2 21 (32.81%) LAMP
3 16 (25.00%) CSS
3 16 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) Ajax
4 1 (1.56%) CGI
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.56%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.56%) Memcached
4 1 (1.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) Sass
4 1 (1.56%) SOAP
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (54.69%) Debian
3 28 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (42.19%) CentOS
5 17 (26.56%) Windows
6 12 (18.75%) Unix
7 10 (15.63%) HPUX
8 2 (3.13%) Fedora
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) DevOps
2 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
3 15 (23.44%) MVC
4 8 (12.50%) Open Source
5 6 (9.38%) SDLC
6 5 (7.81%) Migration
6 5 (7.81%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (7.81%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (6.25%) Logistics
7 4 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.25%) Security Hardening
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.13%) Microservices
8 2 (3.13%) Network Design
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.19%) Shell Script
3 9 (14.06%) Java
4 7 (10.94%) PHP
5 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.25%) Python
6 4 (6.25%) SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.56%) C#
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) NFS
4 2 (3.13%) Docker
4 2 (3.13%) Postfix
4 2 (3.13%) Xen
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) Samba
5 1 (1.56%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.56%) Squid
5 1 (1.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) HAProxy
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
4 1 (1.56%) Cacti
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) WMI
4 1 (1.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) Red Hat
2 27 (42.19%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) SAP
3 10 (15.63%) SolarWinds
4 7 (10.94%) Google
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco
6 2 (3.13%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) hybris
6 2 (3.13%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.13%) WSO2
7 1 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.56%) Splunk