Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 129 146
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 12 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 1.19% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.06% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £33,625 £27,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £49,625 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £53,750 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +26.47% +10.39% +4.05%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 637 503 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.44% 21.53% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 400 349 407
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +6.94%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,519 £24,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +6.67%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) Ansible
2 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) Varonis
3 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) CA
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) DNS

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Junior
1 3 (25.00%) Research Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Malware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Malware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) CentOS
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 3 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) Network Segmentation
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) AppleScript
4 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) XenApp
1 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Ansible
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (8.33%) Cacti
3 1 (8.33%) Graphite
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Varonis
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) CA
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) CyberArk
5 1 (8.33%) Charles River