Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 299 366
Rank change year-on-year +13 +67 -49
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 71 61 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 0.47% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 1.93% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 62 24
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £32,075
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year - +3.63% +7.22%

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 3229 3158 3993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.78% 24.22% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2651 2636 3264
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +21 36 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire -33 27 £47,500 +21.79% 3
Bedfordshire +17 2 £46,750 -5.08%
Essex +15 2 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Suffolk +12 2 £33,750 -32.50%
Norfolk - 2 £32,500 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (70.42%) Python
3 40 (56.34%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (56.34%) Puppet
4 37 (52.11%) DevOps
4 37 (52.11%) CentOS
5 32 (45.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (45.07%) Ansible
6 31 (43.66%) Docker
6 31 (43.66%) Red Hat
7 30 (42.25%) Configuration Management
8 29 (40.85%) Debian
8 29 (40.85%) Kubernetes
9 27 (38.03%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (38.03%) Bash Shell
10 26 (36.62%) VMware
11 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
12 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
12 24 (33.80%) Degree
13 20 (28.17%) Data Centre
14 19 (26.76%) Unix
15 18 (25.35%) Windows
15 18 (25.35%) Perl
16 16 (22.54%) PHP
16 16 (22.54%) Google
16 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
18 14 (19.72%) Open Source
18 14 (19.72%) Web Services
18 14 (19.72%) DHCP

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 12 (16.90%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.04%) nginx
4 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.82%) Confluence
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.41%) uWSGI
6 1 (1.41%) Zimbra
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (56.34%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.68%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (12.68%) Office 365
4 8 (11.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (11.27%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (11.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (8.45%) Google App Engine
5 6 (8.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (8.45%) Google Compute Engine
5 6 (8.45%) IaaS
6 4 (5.63%) Route 53
6 4 (5.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.82%) GitHub
8 2 (2.82%) PaaS
8 2 (2.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
2 14 (19.72%) DHCP
2 14 (19.72%) DNS
3 10 (14.08%) Firewall
3 10 (14.08%) VPN
3 10 (14.08%) Wireless
4 6 (8.45%) NAS
4 6 (8.45%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (8.45%) Skype
4 6 (8.45%) SMS
5 5 (7.04%) OpenVPN
6 4 (5.63%) LDAP
6 4 (5.63%) SAN
7 3 (4.23%) HTTP
7 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.23%) SMTP
7 3 (4.23%) VLAN
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.82%) Junos
8 2 (2.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.82%) DB2
5 2 (2.82%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) GitLab
4 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.82%) Hudson
4 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 2 (2.82%) JMeter
4 2 (2.82%) Maven
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.82%) WebStorm
5 1 (1.41%) GoCD
General
1 2 (2.82%) Electronics
1 2 (2.82%) Games
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Administrator
1 18 (25.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (14.08%) Applications Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (14.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Architect
6 8 (11.27%) AWS Architect
6 8 (11.27%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (11.27%) Platform Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Unix Administrator
7 7 (9.86%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.45%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) Web Services
2 4 (5.63%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Axis
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) HTML5
3 2 (2.82%) J2EE
3 2 (2.82%) J2SE
3 2 (2.82%) Java EE
3 2 (2.82%) Java SE
3 2 (2.82%) JMS
3 2 (2.82%) jQuery
3 2 (2.82%) JSON
3 2 (2.82%) JSP
3 2 (2.82%) Middleware
3 2 (2.82%) Node.js
3 2 (2.82%) REST
3 2 (2.82%) Spring
3 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.41%) Flask
4 1 (1.41%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Data Centre
2 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.45%) Handset
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.82%) iSeries
5 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (52.11%) CentOS
3 32 (45.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (40.85%) Debian
5 19 (26.76%) Unix
6 18 (25.35%) Windows
7 14 (19.72%) CoreOS
8 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
10 7 (9.86%) AIX
10 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (8.45%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.82%) DC/OS
13 1 (1.41%) VyOS
13 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) DevOps
2 30 (42.25%) Configuration Management
3 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
4 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (19.72%) Open Source
6 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
6 13 (18.31%) Physics
6 13 (18.31%) Prototyping
6 13 (18.31%) Server Building
7 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
7 10 (14.08%) Scrum
8 8 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (11.27%) ITIL
9 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (8.45%) Information Security
10 6 (8.45%) Proactive Management
10 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) Python
2 27 (38.03%) Bash Shell
3 18 (25.35%) Perl
4 16 (22.54%) PHP
5 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.68%) Java
7 7 (9.86%) Ruby
8 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.82%) C#
10 1 (1.41%) Jython
10 1 (1.41%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 13 (18.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (11.27%) CCNA
5 1 (1.41%) CCIE
5 1 (1.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) Docker
2 12 (16.90%) Ceph
3 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (12.68%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
5 8 (11.27%) vSphere
6 6 (8.45%) LXC
6 6 (8.45%) Terminal Services
6 6 (8.45%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (5.63%) NFS
8 3 (4.23%) iptables
8 3 (4.23%) Postfix
9 2 (2.82%) PowerDNS
9 2 (2.82%) Samba
10 1 (1.41%) Dovecot
10 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.41%) qmail
10 1 (1.41%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 40 (56.34%) Puppet
2 32 (45.07%) Ansible
3 29 (40.85%) Kubernetes
4 27 (38.03%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (11.27%) ZABBIX
6 6 (8.45%) Grafana
6 6 (8.45%) Graphite
6 6 (8.45%) Graylog
6 6 (8.45%) Kibana
6 6 (8.45%) logstash
6 6 (8.45%) Munin
6 6 (8.45%) vCenter Server
7 3 (4.23%) Salt
7 3 (4.23%) Terraform
8 2 (2.82%) Cacti
8 2 (2.82%) Marathon
8 2 (2.82%) Mesos
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.82%) Nagios
8 2 (2.82%) Opsview
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) Red Hat
2 26 (36.62%) VMware
3 16 (22.54%) Google
4 9 (12.68%) NetApp
5 7 (9.86%) IBM
5 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco
6 6 (8.45%) Splunk
7 4 (5.63%) Veeam
8 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.23%) F5
8 3 (4.23%) HP
8 3 (4.23%) Juniper
9 2 (2.82%) Acronis
9 2 (2.82%) Aruba
9 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.82%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.82%) Clearswift
9 2 (2.82%) Nokia
9 2 (2.82%) Polycom