Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 132 146
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 12 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.67% 0.040%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 2.93% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £30,000 £72,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.62% +107.14% -41.67%
10th Percentile £18,500 £35,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,000 £73,750 £37,500
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £62,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -48.00% +177.78% -62.50%

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 499 580 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.64% 23.00% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 310 339 323
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,975 £26,950 £26,350
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Debian
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Kerberos
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) H.323
4 5 (41.67%) PBX
4 5 (41.67%) VoIP
4 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
4 5 (41.67%) Postfix
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
4 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
4 5 (41.67%) Xen
4 5 (41.67%) Robotics
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) LAMP
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) FreeSWITCH
4 5 (41.67%) QEMU
4 5 (41.67%) Dovecot
4 5 (41.67%) VirtualBox
4 5 (41.67%) iptables

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 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Akamai
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) H.323
1 5 (41.67%) Kerberos
1 5 (41.67%) Network Security
1 5 (41.67%) PBX
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) VLAN
1 5 (41.67%) VoIP
1 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Phabricator
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) 802.1X
1 5 (41.67%) FreeSWITCH
1 5 (41.67%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Robotics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Debian
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
1 5 (41.67%) Software Delivery
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Game Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SDET
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Dovecot
1 5 (41.67%) iptables
1 5 (41.67%) Postfix
1 5 (41.67%) QEMU
1 5 (41.67%) VirtualBox
1 5 (41.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Proxmox
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (8.33%) Oozie
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Samsung