Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 219 117 214
Rank change year-on-year -102 +97 +56
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 13 15 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.82% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.26% 2.77% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 46
10th Percentile £25,000 " £27,500
25th Percentile £25,625 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £27,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year -26.67% -3.85% -42.22%
75th Percentile £54,375 £54,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £64,000 £60,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% +13.68% -9.52%

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 1,028 541 1,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.42% 29.73% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 657 463 1,359
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £24,955
25th Percentile £26,500 £32,750 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £56,140 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £90,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 -60 6 £60,000 +11.11% 2
Hertfordshire -66 6 £26,000 -60.00% 4
Essex -20 1 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Social Skills
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) Data Privacy
5 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Python
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) DevOps
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Terraform
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
7 4 (30.77%) DBS Check
7 4 (30.77%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (30.77%) Docker
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) SAN
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) HNC
7 4 (30.77%) Time Management
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2019

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 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon ECS
2 2 (15.38%) AWS CodePipeline
2 2 (15.38%) Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.69%) GCP
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) PABX
4 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (23.08%) RS-232
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) DSL
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) InfluxDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (61.54%) Social Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Fire and Rescue
2 3 (23.08%) Organisational Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Customer Service Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) React
2 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (7.69%) OAuth
2 1 (7.69%) OpenID
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) NHS
2 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (23.08%) CentOS
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) AIX
7 2 (15.38%) Solaris
8 1 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Privacy
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Operations
3 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) GitOps
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
3 2 (15.38%) Jython
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DBS Check
1 4 (30.77%) HNC
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) OCP
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (7.69%) HND
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
1 4 (30.77%) Terraform
2 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) Prometheus
3 2 (15.38%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (15.38%) HP Fortify
3 2 (15.38%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
4 1 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (7.69%) logstash
4 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Black Duck
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Veracode
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft