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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% - 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £72,500 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 - £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,075 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.41% -6.11%  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 277 255 332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 22.20% 21.30% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 287 329 441
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £57,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Puppet
2 17 (89.47%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 16 (84.21%) WAN
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 16 (84.21%) Citrix
4 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
5 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
5 10 (52.63%) MySQL
6 9 (47.37%) IIS
6 9 (47.37%) Web Services
6 9 (47.37%) Python
6 9 (47.37%) Apache
6 9 (47.37%) SAN
6 9 (47.37%) DHCP
6 9 (47.37%) DNS
6 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
6 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
6 9 (47.37%) Brocade
6 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
6 9 (47.37%) LAMP
6 9 (47.37%) Games
6 9 (47.37%) Riverbed
6 9 (47.37%) NAS
6 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
6 9 (47.37%) Percona

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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 9 (47.37%) IIS
3 7 (36.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (36.84%) Skype for Business
4 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) DHCP
2 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
2 9 (47.37%) NAS
2 9 (47.37%) SAN
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MySQL
2 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 9 (47.37%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Malware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Research Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Malware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) LAMP
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
3 6 (31.58%) Investment Management
3 6 (31.58%) IT Strategy
3 6 (31.58%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Pattern Recognition
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
2 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
3 9 (47.37%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) AppleScript
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) XenApp
2 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (89.47%) Puppet
2 8 (42.11%) Ansible
2 8 (42.11%) Nagios
3 7 (36.84%) Check_MK
3 7 (36.84%) SCCM
3 7 (36.84%) SCOM
3 7 (36.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (36.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (5.26%) Cacti
4 1 (5.26%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) Citrix
3 9 (47.37%) Brocade
3 9 (47.37%) Percona
3 9 (47.37%) Riverbed
4 7 (36.84%) CA
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
4 7 (36.84%) Symantec
4 7 (36.84%) Varonis
5 6 (31.58%) Perforce
6 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat