Period
to 25 February 2018

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

Ubuntu Linux
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 469 529
Rank change year-on-year -68 +60 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 780 987 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 2.47% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 682 811 955
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,050 £32,500 £29,300
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £69,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 39,736 39,890 52,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.38% 24.23% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32,946 33,760 44,470
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in England

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu in England.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in England

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in England over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -90 340 £57,500 - 62
South East -31 177 £45,000 - 23
North of England +36 99 £38,000 +1.33% 17
East of England +10 77 £60,000 +25.00% 13
North West +34 72 £37,500 +4.90% 11
Midlands -54 50 £42,500 +6.25% 15
West Midlands -3 40 £37,500 -6.25% 7
South West +18 36 £45,000 - 13
Yorkshire +7 18 £40,000 +1.91% 5
East Midlands -51 10 £46,250 +15.63% 7
North East -16 9 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 777 (99.62%) Linux
2 378 (48.46%) CentOS
3 304 (38.97%) DevOps
3 304 (38.97%) Python
4 297 (38.08%) MySQL
5 294 (37.69%) Amazon AWS
6 242 (31.03%) Puppet
6 242 (31.03%) Red Hat
7 229 (29.36%) Windows
8 226 (28.97%) Ansible
9 223 (28.59%) Docker
10 209 (26.79%) Apache
11 205 (26.28%) Debian
12 204 (26.15%) VMware
13 203 (26.03%) Bash Shell
14 190 (24.36%) Jenkins
15 186 (23.85%) Git (software)
16 175 (22.44%) PHP
17 163 (20.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 162 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
19 147 (18.85%) Configuration Management
20 146 (18.72%) Firewall
21 143 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
22 139 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
23 138 (17.69%) Opscode Chef
23 138 (17.69%) Java
24 130 (16.67%) nginx
25 125 (16.03%) DNS
26 124 (15.90%) JavaScript
27 120 (15.38%) Windows Server

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
1 209 (26.79%) Apache
2 130 (16.67%) nginx
3 71 (9.10%) OpenStack
4 68 (8.72%) Tomcat
5 66 (8.46%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (3.97%) MS Exchange
7 29 (3.72%) Confluence
8 22 (2.82%) IIS
9 19 (2.44%) Apache Spark
10 17 (2.18%) JBoss
10 17 (2.18%) uWSGI
11 16 (2.05%) SharePoint
11 16 (2.05%) WordPress
12 9 (1.15%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.77%) Drupal
15 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (0.64%) GlassFish
15 5 (0.64%) Jetty
16 4 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.77%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 4 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.51%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.26%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 294 (37.69%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (7.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 44 (5.64%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 36 (4.62%) GitHub
7 30 (3.85%) Amazon S3
8 28 (3.59%) IaaS
9 25 (3.21%) Office 365
10 24 (3.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 21 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (2.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 17 (2.18%) PaaS
13 17 (2.18%) SaaS
14 14 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (1.79%) Google App Engine
15 13 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (1.67%) Google Compute Engine
15 13 (1.67%) Serverless
16 11 (1.41%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 146 (18.72%) Firewall
2 125 (16.03%) DNS
3 100 (12.82%) TCP/IP
4 68 (8.72%) VPN
5 66 (8.46%) DHCP
6 46 (5.90%) VLAN
6 46 (5.90%) WAN
7 45 (5.77%) HTTP
8 41 (5.26%) LAN
9 36 (4.62%) VoIP
10 34 (4.36%) Network Security
11 33 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
11 33 (4.23%) Internet
12 31 (3.97%) SSL
13 25 (3.21%) SAN
13 25 (3.21%) SMS
13 25 (3.21%) SNMP
14 24 (3.08%) OpenVPN
15 20 (2.56%) BGP
16 17 (2.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (38.08%) MySQL
2 94 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
3 85 (10.90%) SQL Server
4 80 (10.26%) MongoDB
5 76 (9.74%) NoSQL
6 53 (6.79%) Redis
7 49 (6.28%) Big Data
8 38 (4.87%) Amazon RDS
9 36 (4.62%) Hadoop
10 33 (4.23%) MariaDB
11 15 (1.92%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 14 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (0.90%) Power BI
14 7 (0.90%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.77%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.64%) InterSystems Cache
16 5 (0.64%) Neo4j
16 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 190 (24.36%) Jenkins
2 186 (23.85%) Git (software)
3 74 (9.49%) Subversion
4 48 (6.15%) JIRA
5 45 (5.77%) Maven
6 44 (5.64%) Vagrant
7 40 (5.13%) Eclipse
8 22 (2.82%) gulp
9 20 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (2.56%) GitLab
10 19 (2.44%) Selenium
10 19 (2.44%) TeamCity
11 18 (2.31%) Ant
11 18 (2.31%) Bitbucket
12 16 (2.05%) JUnit
13 15 (1.92%) Gradle
14 13 (1.67%) Travis CI
15 11 (1.41%) Grunt
16 9 (1.15%) IntelliJ
17 8 (1.03%) Mocha
General
1 98 (12.56%) Finance
2 43 (5.51%) Games
3 24 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.69%) Billing
5 16 (2.05%) Banking
5 16 (2.05%) Retail
6 15 (1.92%) Marketing
7 12 (1.54%) Back Office
8 8 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.90%) Advertising
9 7 (0.90%) Automotive
10 6 (0.77%) Electronics
11 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 180 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 164 (21.03%) Administrator
3 143 (18.33%) Systems Administrator
4 140 (17.95%) Developer
5 116 (14.87%) Linux Engineer
6 109 (13.97%) Linux Administrator
7 103 (13.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 77 (9.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 53 (6.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 52 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
11 46 (5.90%) PHP Developer
11 46 (5.90%) Senior DevOps
12 45 (5.77%) Java Developer
13 44 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 41 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 39 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 37 (4.74%) AWS DevOps
17 35 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
18 34 (4.36%) DevOps Administrator
19 33 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (14.10%) LAMP
2 103 (13.21%) HTML
3 99 (12.69%) CSS
4 97 (12.44%) Web Services
5 84 (10.77%) LEMP Stack
6 60 (7.69%) jQuery
7 58 (7.44%) XML
8 47 (6.03%) REST
9 45 (5.77%) Elastic Stack
9 45 (5.77%) HTML5
10 40 (5.13%) AngularJS
11 35 (4.49%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (4.23%) Node.js
13 30 (3.85%) Spring
14 29 (3.72%) Symfony
15 28 (3.59%) Kafka
16 27 (3.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (3.33%) LDAP
18 25 (3.21%) Ajax
18 25 (3.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.74%) Linux Command Line
2 66 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 47 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.59%) Replication
6 25 (3.21%) BBC
6 25 (3.21%) Fintech
7 23 (2.95%) Mobile App
7 23 (2.95%) Private Cloud
8 16 (2.05%) Public Cloud
9 13 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.54%) Clustering
10 12 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.54%) Wiki
11 11 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.28%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.28%) PKI
13 9 (1.15%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.15%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 777 (99.62%) Linux
2 378 (48.46%) CentOS
3 229 (29.36%) Windows
4 205 (26.28%) Debian
5 163 (20.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 120 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 99 (12.69%) Unix
8 55 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (5.64%) Windows 10
11 31 (3.97%) Windows 7
12 30 (3.85%) CoreOS
13 22 (2.82%) SUSE
14 20 (2.56%) Android
15 18 (2.31%) Solaris
16 14 (1.79%) AIX
16 14 (1.79%) Fedora
16 14 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (1.67%) Mac OS X
18 12 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (38.97%) DevOps
2 162 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (18.85%) Configuration Management
4 111 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
5 101 (12.95%) Open Source
6 68 (8.72%) Software Engineering
7 60 (7.69%) Scrum
8 54 (6.92%) E-Commerce
9 52 (6.67%) Web Development
10 51 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 48 (6.15%) OOP
12 41 (5.26%) CRM
12 41 (5.26%) Load Balancing
13 40 (5.13%) ITIL
13 40 (5.13%) TDD
14 39 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 37 (4.74%) Mentoring
15 37 (4.74%) Performance Monitoring
16 36 (4.62%) Migration
17 35 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 304 (38.97%) Python
2 203 (26.03%) Bash Shell
3 175 (22.44%) PHP
4 138 (17.69%) Java
5 124 (15.90%) JavaScript
6 110 (14.10%) Perl
7 102 (13.08%) SQL
8 86 (11.03%) Ruby
9 60 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 38 (4.87%) Go
11 31 (3.97%) C++
11 31 (3.97%) Shell Script
12 26 (3.33%) C#
13 21 (2.69%) PHP 5
14 17 (2.18%) Scala
15 14 (1.79%) C
16 11 (1.41%) T-SQL
17 8 (1.03%) Clojure
17 8 (1.03%) ES6
18 5 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (9.62%) Degree
2 34 (4.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.18%) CCNA
4 17 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.28%) AWS Certification
6 10 (1.28%) CCNP
6 10 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.03%) CISSP
8 7 (0.90%) GIAC
8 7 (0.90%) LPIC
8 7 (0.90%) MCSE
9 6 (0.77%) CEH
9 6 (0.77%) CREST Certified
9 6 (0.77%) Linux+ Certification
9 6 (0.77%) RHCA
9 6 (0.77%) RHCE
9 6 (0.77%) RHCSA
9 6 (0.77%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.79%) SLA
4 10 (1.28%) QA
5 9 (1.15%) GCP
6 5 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.26%) GDPR
7 2 (0.26%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 223 (28.59%) Docker
2 139 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (11.79%) Active Directory
4 56 (7.18%) Hyper-V
5 30 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (3.08%) Ceph
7 22 (2.82%) vSphere
8 20 (2.56%) KVM
9 15 (1.92%) NFS
10 14 (1.79%) Snort
10 14 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (1.54%) BIND 9
11 12 (1.54%) Kamailio
11 12 (1.54%) Postfix
12 11 (1.41%) VirtualBox
13 10 (1.28%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.28%) Xen
14 8 (1.03%) LXC
14 8 (1.03%) XenApp
15 7 (0.90%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 242 (31.03%) Puppet
2 226 (28.97%) Ansible
3 138 (17.69%) Opscode Chef
4 119 (15.26%) Kubernetes
5 86 (11.03%) Nagios
6 65 (8.33%) Terraform
7 53 (6.79%) ZABBIX
8 47 (6.03%) Salt
9 24 (3.08%) HAProxy
10 22 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
11 17 (2.18%) SCCM
12 15 (1.92%) Cacti
13 14 (1.79%) Rancher
14 12 (1.54%) Munin
14 12 (1.54%) Packer
15 11 (1.41%) Backup Exec
15 11 (1.41%) Mesos
16 9 (1.15%) Grafana
16 9 (1.15%) Nessus
17 8 (1.03%) Icinga
Vendors
1 242 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 204 (26.15%) VMware
3 90 (11.54%) Cisco
4 81 (10.38%) Google
5 77 (9.87%) Microsoft
6 43 (5.51%) Oracle
7 37 (4.74%) Citrix
8 35 (4.49%) SaltStack
9 29 (3.72%) Juniper
10 28 (3.59%) New Relic
10 28 (3.59%) SolarWinds
11 27 (3.46%) HP
11 27 (3.46%) IBM
12 23 (2.95%) NetApp
13 22 (2.82%) Dell
14 21 (2.69%) Zend
15 19 (2.44%) CheckPoint
16 17 (2.18%) Atlassian
17 16 (2.05%) Veeam
18 15 (1.92%) Remedy