Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 119 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 - +145
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 9 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +100.00% -28.57%

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 478 467 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.25% 21.22% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 278 294 301
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £26,675 £25,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,825 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Debian
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) Xen
4 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
4 4 (44.44%) Robotics
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Postfix
4 4 (44.44%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) PBX
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) H.323
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) LAMP
4 4 (44.44%) FreeSWITCH
4 4 (44.44%) QEMU
4 4 (44.44%) Dovecot
4 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
4 4 (44.44%) iptables
4 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Akamai
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) H.323
1 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
1 4 (44.44%) PBX
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) VLAN
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Phabricator
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) IT Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) 802.1X
1 4 (44.44%) FreeSWITCH
1 4 (44.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Robotics
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Debian
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
1 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Game Development
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SDET
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Dovecot
1 4 (44.44%) iptables
1 4 (44.44%) Postfix
1 4 (44.44%) QEMU
1 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
1 4 (44.44%) Xen
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Proxmox
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Zerto