Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 119 148
Rank change year-on-year -29 +29 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 4 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.68% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% 3.20% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £18,500 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.00% +66.67% -
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +95.00% -32.43%

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 558 469 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.71% 21.32% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 355 324 382
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,075 £24,025
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.02% +3.75% +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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Charles River
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Varonis
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Zerto