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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 590 469 539
Rank change year-on-year -121 +70 -54
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 701 567 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.55% 3.19% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 406 336 251
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,875 £27,664
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,188 £67,813 £67,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27,462 17,764 15,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.28% 18.73% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15,023 13,092 12,805
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £35,500 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £66,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in England

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in England.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in England

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in England

Ubuntu
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the England region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -146 254 £70,000 -6.67% 14
South East -14 177 £49,150 +9.22% 26
South West -50 152 £85,000 +119.35% 5
North of England -79 58 £34,500 -18.82% 9
North East +5 31 £34,500 -9.21% 2
East of England -92 29 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Midlands -87 25 £57,500 -4.17% 12
West Midlands -66 24 £57,500 +4.55% 7
North West -80 16 £32,000 -40.74% 3
Yorkshire -64 11 £50,173 +14.68% 4
East Midlands -56 1 - - 5
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 701 (100.00%) Linux
2 384 (54.78%) AWS
3 352 (50.21%) Python
4 332 (47.36%) JavaScript
5 304 (43.37%) DevOps
6 299 (42.65%) Agile
7 250 (35.66%) Software Engineering
8 249 (35.52%) Git (software)
9 248 (35.38%) CSS
10 236 (33.67%) Azure
11 222 (31.67%) MySQL
12 207 (29.53%) Security Cleared
13 197 (28.10%) PHP
14 167 (23.82%) Social Skills
15 154 (21.97%) Apache
16 153 (21.83%) Docker
17 150 (21.40%) Red Hat
17 150 (21.40%) PostgreSQL
17 150 (21.40%) SC Cleared
18 146 (20.83%) CentOS
18 146 (20.83%) Finance
18 146 (20.83%) React
19 144 (20.54%) LAMP
20 142 (20.26%) HTML
21 128 (18.26%) Bash
22 126 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
23 123 (17.55%) Windows
24 121 (17.26%) Full Stack Development
25 119 (16.98%) HTTP
26 115 (16.41%) Symfony

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 154 (21.97%) Apache
2 95 (13.55%) GeoServer
3 48 (6.85%) nginx
4 35 (4.99%) Confluence
5 32 (4.56%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.85%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.28%) MS Exchange
8 14 (2.00%) IIS
9 11 (1.57%) Moodle
9 11 (1.57%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.00%) Jetty
11 6 (0.86%) MediaWiki
12 4 (0.57%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.43%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.43%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.43%) WordPress
14 2 (0.29%) SugarCRM
14 2 (0.29%) Totara
14 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.00%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (3.00%) Fidessa
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 384 (54.78%) AWS
2 236 (33.67%) Azure
3 104 (14.84%) Amazon EC2
4 102 (14.55%) Amazon S3
5 97 (13.84%) SaaS
6 73 (10.41%) Serverless
7 70 (9.99%) Amazon SQS
7 70 (9.99%) Microsoft 365
8 64 (9.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 63 (8.99%) AWS Lambda
10 54 (7.70%) GCP
11 52 (7.42%) GitHub
12 45 (6.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 25 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
14 24 (3.42%) AWS CloudFormation
15 22 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
16 21 (3.00%) npm
17 20 (2.85%) Amazon ECS
18 18 (2.57%) IaaS
18 18 (2.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 119 (16.98%) HTTP
2 102 (14.55%) DNS
3 67 (9.56%) Firewall
4 65 (9.27%) DHCP
5 57 (8.13%) VPN
6 56 (7.99%) TCP/IP
7 28 (3.99%) Network Security
8 23 (3.28%) SAN
9 18 (2.57%) WAN
10 17 (2.43%) FIX Connectivity
10 17 (2.43%) Internet
10 17 (2.43%) VLAN
11 15 (2.14%) OSPF
12 14 (2.00%) LAN
13 13 (1.85%) IPv4
13 13 (1.85%) SSL
14 12 (1.71%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (1.43%) NAS
16 9 (1.28%) OpenVPN
17 8 (1.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (31.67%) MySQL
2 150 (21.40%) PostgreSQL
3 112 (15.98%) Redis
4 99 (14.12%) GIS
5 95 (13.55%) QGIS
6 69 (9.84%) Relational Database
7 52 (7.42%) Amazon Aurora
8 33 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 27 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
9 27 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (3.57%) SQL Server
11 23 (3.28%) MariaDB
12 16 (2.28%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.71%) InterSystems Cache
14 10 (1.43%) DynamoDB
15 7 (1.00%) Couchbase
16 5 (0.71%) Big Data
16 5 (0.71%) Flink
17 4 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
17 4 (0.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 249 (35.52%) Git (software)
2 89 (12.70%) Bitbucket
3 65 (9.27%) Jenkins
4 64 (9.13%) JIRA
5 62 (8.84%) GitLab
6 22 (3.14%) PHPUnit
7 20 (2.85%) webpack
8 17 (2.43%) PhpStorm
8 17 (2.43%) Subversion
8 17 (2.43%) Xdebug
9 14 (2.00%) git-flow
10 8 (1.14%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.00%) GoCD
11 7 (1.00%) IntelliJ
11 7 (1.00%) JUnit
11 7 (1.00%) Maven
12 5 (0.71%) Postman
12 5 (0.71%) Travis CI
12 5 (0.71%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.57%) Android Studio
General
1 167 (23.82%) Social Skills
2 146 (20.83%) Finance
3 44 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (6.13%) Games
5 39 (5.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 18 (2.57%) Documentation Skills
7 11 (1.57%) Banking
7 11 (1.57%) Legal
8 10 (1.43%) Retail
9 8 (1.14%) Back Office
9 8 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (1.14%) Public Sector
9 8 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.71%) Fire and Rescue
10 5 (0.71%) Marketing
11 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.43%) Law
13 2 (0.29%) Front Office
14 1 (0.14%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 204 (29.10%) Software Engineer
2 163 (23.25%) Developer
3 95 (13.55%) Geospatial Engineer
4 82 (11.70%) PHP Developer
5 68 (9.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 58 (8.27%) Architect
7 57 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 48 (6.85%) Principal Architect
8 48 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 47 (6.70%) Systems Administrator
10 45 (6.42%) Principal Engineer
10 45 (6.42%) Principal Software Engineer
10 45 (6.42%) SaaS Architect
10 45 (6.42%) SaaS Software Engineer
10 45 (6.42%) Software Architect
11 39 (5.56%) Senior Developer
12 38 (5.42%) Administrator
13 32 (4.56%) IT Engineer
14 31 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
15 29 (4.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (35.38%) CSS
2 146 (20.83%) React
3 144 (20.54%) LAMP
4 142 (20.26%) HTML
5 115 (16.41%) Symfony
6 108 (15.41%) Laravel
7 106 (15.12%) XML
8 97 (13.84%) HTML5
9 95 (13.55%) Leaflet
9 95 (13.55%) OpenLayers
9 95 (13.55%) PostGIS
10 89 (12.70%) AngularJS
11 87 (12.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 84 (11.98%) CSS3
13 67 (9.56%) Material Design
14 59 (8.42%) REST
15 51 (7.28%) jQuery
16 50 (7.13%) .NET
17 44 (6.28%) Node.js
18 40 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.70%) Self-Motivation
2 31 (4.42%) Data Centre
3 29 (4.14%) Renewable Energy
4 28 (3.99%) Public Cloud
5 25 (3.57%) Legacy Code
6 24 (3.42%) Algorithms
6 24 (3.42%) User Experience
7 22 (3.14%) Cybercrime
8 21 (3.00%) Cyberattack
8 21 (3.00%) Eurex
8 21 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
9 18 (2.57%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.57%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.57%) PlayStation
10 17 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (2.28%) Blockchain
11 16 (2.28%) Replication
12 15 (2.14%) Cyber Defence
12 15 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
12 15 (2.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 701 (100.00%) Linux
2 146 (20.83%) CentOS
3 123 (17.55%) Windows
4 99 (14.12%) Debian
5 67 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 46 (6.56%) Unix
8 37 (5.28%) Windows Server 2016
9 28 (3.99%) Android
10 23 (3.28%) Kali Linux
10 23 (3.28%) Solaris
11 17 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (2.28%) Amazon Linux
12 16 (2.28%) Robot Operating System
12 16 (2.28%) Windows Server 2019
13 14 (2.00%) Windows 10
14 13 (1.85%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.57%) Mac OS
16 8 (1.14%) Scientific Linux
16 8 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (43.37%) DevOps
2 299 (42.65%) Agile
3 250 (35.66%) Software Engineering
4 126 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
5 121 (17.26%) Full Stack Development
6 108 (15.41%) TDD
7 95 (13.55%) CI/CD
8 94 (13.41%) Test Automation
9 92 (13.12%) Fintech
9 92 (13.12%) OO
10 88 (12.55%) Data Privacy
10 88 (12.55%) Mentoring
11 82 (11.70%) Kanban
11 82 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
12 69 (9.84%) Artificial Intelligence
12 69 (9.84%) BDD
13 67 (9.56%) Product Roadmap
14 64 (9.13%) Project Management
15 63 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 62 (8.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 352 (50.21%) Python
2 332 (47.36%) JavaScript
3 197 (28.10%) PHP
4 128 (18.26%) Bash
5 109 (15.55%) SQL
6 90 (12.84%) TypeScript
7 82 (11.70%) Java
8 69 (9.84%) PowerShell
9 45 (6.42%) C++
10 39 (5.56%) Perl
11 38 (5.42%) Ruby
12 27 (3.85%) C#
13 18 (2.57%) Go
14 17 (2.43%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.14%) Scala
16 7 (1.00%) Kotlin
17 6 (0.86%) Apple Swift
17 6 (0.86%) AWK
17 6 (0.86%) ES6
17 6 (0.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 207 (29.53%) Security Cleared
2 150 (21.40%) SC Cleared
3 39 (5.56%) Degree
4 17 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (2.14%) AWS Certification
6 14 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.43%) CCNA
8 10 (1.43%) MCSE
9 9 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.86%) RHCE
11 5 (0.71%) CCNP
11 5 (0.71%) HNC
12 4 (0.57%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.57%) ISEB
12 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.57%) JNCIP
12 4 (0.57%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.57%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.85%) QA
2 20 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.71%) Accessibility
4 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.86%) SLA
5 4 (0.57%) HL7
5 4 (0.57%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.57%) PMO
6 2 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.29%) GDPR
6 2 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (0.29%) IASME
6 2 (0.29%) NCSC
System Software
1 153 (21.83%) Docker
2 92 (13.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (11.84%) Active Directory
4 36 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
4 36 (5.14%) vSphere
5 18 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (2.14%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.85%) LXC
8 12 (1.71%) KVM
8 12 (1.71%) NFS
9 8 (1.14%) Lustre
9 8 (1.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 4 (0.57%) iptables
11 3 (0.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (0.43%) Openswan
11 3 (0.43%) Samba
11 3 (0.43%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.29%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.29%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 110 (15.69%) Terraform
2 105 (14.98%) Kubernetes
3 102 (14.55%) Ansible
4 63 (8.99%) Puppet
5 24 (3.42%) vCenter Server
6 20 (2.85%) Nagios
6 20 (2.85%) Prometheus
7 17 (2.43%) Proxmox
8 14 (2.00%) Grafana
8 14 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
10 8 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (1.00%) CASB
11 7 (1.00%) Packer
12 6 (0.86%) Consul
12 6 (0.86%) Graylog
12 6 (0.86%) Icinga
12 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (0.71%) SELinux
Vendors
1 150 (21.40%) Red Hat
2 111 (15.83%) VMware
3 95 (13.55%) Microsoft
4 93 (13.27%) Zend
5 38 (5.42%) Google
6 29 (4.14%) Cisco
7 22 (3.14%) Splunk
8 21 (3.00%) Citrix
8 21 (3.00%) ION Trading
8 21 (3.00%) Patsystems
8 21 (3.00%) Trayport
9 20 (2.85%) Juniper
10 19 (2.71%) Oracle
11 17 (2.43%) Bloomberg
11 17 (2.43%) CQG
11 17 (2.43%) Reuters
12 15 (2.14%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.57%) CA
14 10 (1.43%) HP
15 9 (1.28%) SolarWinds