Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 221 278 296
Rank change year-on-year +57 +18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 47 66 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.69% 0.64% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.60% 2.55% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 63
East of England median annual salary £38,750 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.38% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,525 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,875 £86,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -

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 East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,806 2,593 3,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.56% 25.32% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,306 1,895 2,661
East of England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,899 £23,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the East of England

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the East of England

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the East of England

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +41 26 £39,000 -25.71% 12
Hertfordshire +52 17 £37,500 -46.43% 2
Suffolk +9 3 £60,000 +11.63%
Essex - 2 £38,750 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (61.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (51.06%) Python
3 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 21 (44.68%) Docker
5 20 (42.55%) Puppet
6 19 (40.43%) Red Hat
6 19 (40.43%) AWS
7 18 (38.30%) CentOS
7 18 (38.30%) DevOps
7 18 (38.30%) Ansible
8 17 (36.17%) Cisco
9 16 (34.04%) VPN
9 16 (34.04%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (34.04%) Bash Shell
10 15 (31.91%) Kubernetes
10 15 (31.91%) Perl
10 15 (31.91%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (29.79%) Dell
11 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
11 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (29.79%) GCP
11 14 (29.79%) Windows 10
12 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 12 (25.53%) Debian
13 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
14 11 (23.40%) CCNP
14 11 (23.40%) HP
14 11 (23.40%) Intel
14 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (17.02%) nginx
2 7 (14.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (14.89%) CloudStack
2 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (14.89%) OpenStack
2 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) AWS
2 14 (29.79%) GCP
3 11 (23.40%) Office 365
4 9 (19.15%) Azure
5 7 (14.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (14.89%) DigitalOcean
5 7 (14.89%) Heroku
5 7 (14.89%) IaaS
5 7 (14.89%) PaaS
6 3 (6.38%) OpenShift
7 2 (4.26%) OneDrive
8 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
8 1 (2.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) VPN
2 15 (31.91%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (23.40%) 2.5G
3 11 (23.40%) 2G
3 11 (23.40%) 3G
3 11 (23.40%) 4G
3 11 (23.40%) 5G
4 9 (19.15%) DNS
4 9 (19.15%) SNMP
5 8 (17.02%) Firewall
6 4 (8.51%) Internet
6 4 (8.51%) NAS
6 4 (8.51%) OpenVPN
6 4 (8.51%) VoIP
7 3 (6.38%) LAN
7 3 (6.38%) WAN
8 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (4.26%) FabricPath
8 2 (4.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) GitLab
3 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.13%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (14.89%) Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Administrator
6 5 (10.64%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (10.64%) Network Support
7 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Support
7 4 (8.51%) Python Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Support Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Network Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Kafka
1 7 (14.89%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (8.51%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.13%) jQuery
4 1 (2.13%) LAMP
4 1 (2.13%) Laravel
4 1 (2.13%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.13%) Symfony
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Renewable Energy
2 4 (8.51%) Life Science
3 3 (6.38%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (61.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 18 (38.30%) CentOS
5 14 (29.79%) Windows 10
6 12 (25.53%) Debian
7 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.51%) Unix
9 3 (6.38%) Fedora
9 3 (6.38%) Mac OS
9 3 (6.38%) SUSE
9 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
10 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) DevOps
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
5 10 (21.28%) High Availability
5 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure as Code
5 10 (21.28%) Network Design
6 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
7 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
7 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Microservices
8 7 (14.89%) Runbook
9 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (10.64%) Service Management
11 4 (8.51%) Chemistry
11 4 (8.51%) Data Privacy
12 3 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) Python
2 16 (34.04%) Bash Shell
3 15 (31.91%) Perl
4 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
5 11 (23.40%) Ruby
6 8 (17.02%) Go
7 6 (12.77%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) C
9 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.13%) Java
10 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) CCNP
1 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (44.68%) Docker
2 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) Samba
4 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.77%) vSphere
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) NFS
5 3 (6.38%) VirtualBox
5 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.38%) Xen
6 2 (4.26%) KVM
6 2 (4.26%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) Puppet
2 18 (38.30%) Ansible
3 16 (34.04%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (31.91%) Kubernetes
5 11 (23.40%) Terraform
6 8 (17.02%) Packer
7 5 (10.64%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (6.38%) Nagios
8 3 (6.38%) OpenNMS
8 3 (6.38%) SCCM
8 3 (6.38%) SCOM
8 3 (6.38%) vCenter Server
8 3 (6.38%) ZABBIX
9 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
9 2 (4.26%) vRealize
10 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
10 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Red Hat
2 17 (36.17%) Cisco
3 14 (29.79%) Dell
4 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
5 11 (23.40%) HP
5 11 (23.40%) Intel
5 11 (23.40%) VMware
6 7 (14.89%) Rackspace
7 6 (12.77%) Google
8 5 (10.64%) Apple
9 4 (8.51%) Draytek
9 4 (8.51%) Synology
10 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
10 3 (6.38%) EMC
10 3 (6.38%) Hortonworks
10 3 (6.38%) Juniper
10 3 (6.38%) NetApp
10 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.26%) F5
12 1 (2.13%) Zend