Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
UK > England
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 475 580 491
Rank change year-on-year +105 -89 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 831 734 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 1.85% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 705 656 801
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,625 £31,600
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -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 32,145 39,617 39,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.34% 23.84% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25,725 32,603 33,430
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,700 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,296
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.59% +1.83%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 2019. 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 +95 408 £60,000 +4.35% 11
South West +111 126 £45,000 - 12
South East -30 113 £52,500 +16.67% 13
East of England +95 80 £50,340 -12.45% 2
North of England +51 77 £40,000 +6.67% 7
North West +30 34 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +38 31 £31,250 -21.88% 3
Midlands +15 29 £45,000 - 6
West Midlands +19 24 £46,250 +8.82% 5
North East +22 12 £50,000 +42.86% 3
East Midlands +33 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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.

1 831 (100.00%) Linux
2 364 (43.80%) Python
3 361 (43.44%) CentOS
4 339 (40.79%) Amazon AWS
5 317 (38.15%) Docker
6 316 (38.03%) DevOps
7 285 (34.30%) Windows
8 277 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 249 (29.96%) Puppet
9 249 (29.96%) Red Hat
10 244 (29.36%) Ansible
11 231 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
12 226 (27.20%) Git (software)
12 226 (27.20%) MySQL
13 215 (25.87%) Debian
14 186 (22.38%) Apache
15 181 (21.78%) Kubernetes
16 178 (21.42%) Opscode Chef
17 177 (21.30%) SQL
18 176 (21.18%) VMware
19 174 (20.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 173 (20.82%) PHP
21 172 (20.70%) Jenkins
22 166 (19.98%) JavaScript
23 161 (19.37%) Java
24 158 (19.01%) Configuration Management
25 153 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
26 150 (18.05%) Terraform
27 148 (17.81%) Google Cloud Platform
28 145 (17.45%) Ruby

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
1 186 (22.38%) Apache
2 126 (15.16%) nginx
3 80 (9.63%) Tomcat
4 60 (7.22%) Elasticsearch
5 53 (6.38%) IIS
6 47 (5.66%) Confluence
7 44 (5.29%) WordPress
8 29 (3.49%) MS Exchange
9 24 (2.89%) OpenStack
10 17 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (1.68%) Apache Spark
12 11 (1.32%) Apache Pig
13 10 (1.20%) WildFly
14 8 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (0.84%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.48%) CloudStack
16 4 (0.48%) CMS
17 3 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
17 3 (0.36%) GlassFish
18 2 (0.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Magento
2 7 (0.84%) Odoo
3 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 339 (40.79%) Amazon AWS
2 148 (17.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 131 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 68 (8.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 67 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
6 60 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
7 54 (6.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 38 (4.57%) Office 365
9 36 (4.33%) GitHub
10 34 (4.09%) Amazon SQS
11 27 (3.25%) Amazon S3
11 27 (3.25%) Google Compute Engine
11 27 (3.25%) SaaS
12 26 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
13 24 (2.89%) Datadog
13 24 (2.89%) Route 53
14 19 (2.29%) Slack
15 15 (1.81%) Serverless
16 13 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 13 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (13.24%) DNS
2 102 (12.27%) Firewall
3 79 (9.51%) TCP/IP
4 63 (7.58%) VPN
5 33 (3.97%) DHCP
5 33 (3.97%) HTTP
6 31 (3.73%) LAN
6 31 (3.73%) WAN
7 29 (3.49%) SSH
8 23 (2.77%) VLAN
9 20 (2.41%) Network Security
10 19 (2.29%) VoIP
11 16 (1.93%) Asterisk PBX
12 15 (1.81%) BGP
13 14 (1.68%) OSPF
14 11 (1.32%) OpenVPN
14 11 (1.32%) SAN
14 11 (1.32%) SMTP
14 11 (1.32%) WLAN
15 10 (1.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (27.20%) MySQL
2 111 (13.36%) PostgreSQL
3 77 (9.27%) NoSQL
3 77 (9.27%) SQL Server
4 65 (7.82%) Big Data
5 56 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
5 56 (6.74%) MongoDB
6 44 (5.29%) Redis
7 35 (4.21%) Hadoop
8 23 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (2.41%) Relational Database
10 18 (2.17%) Amazon Aurora
11 17 (2.05%) HBase
12 16 (1.93%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
13 13 (1.56%) BigQuery
13 13 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 226 (27.20%) Git (software)
2 172 (20.70%) Jenkins
3 87 (10.47%) JIRA
4 81 (9.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 66 (7.94%) Vagrant
6 55 (6.62%) Maven
7 52 (6.26%) Bitbucket
8 51 (6.14%) Subversion
9 49 (5.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 41 (4.93%) Travis CI
11 33 (3.97%) Selenium
12 32 (3.85%) TeamCity
13 29 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
14 25 (3.01%) Hudson
15 24 (2.89%) Gradle
15 24 (2.89%) JUnit
15 24 (2.89%) TestNG
16 21 (2.53%) MSBuild
17 20 (2.41%) Log4j
18 16 (1.93%) GitLab
General
1 131 (15.76%) Finance
2 38 (4.57%) Banking
3 37 (4.45%) Retail
4 31 (3.73%) Games
5 20 (2.41%) Law
6 14 (1.68%) Multimedia
7 12 (1.44%) Military
8 9 (1.08%) Front Office
8 9 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.08%) Marketing
9 8 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.72%) German Language
11 6 (0.72%) Publishing
12 5 (0.60%) French Language
13 4 (0.48%) Advertising
14 2 (0.24%) Swedish Language
15 1 (0.12%) Legal
15 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 172 (20.70%) Developer
2 163 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 141 (16.97%) Administrator
4 130 (15.64%) Systems Administrator
5 123 (14.80%) Linux Engineer
6 73 (8.78%) Linux Administrator
7 70 (8.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 68 (8.18%) PHP Developer
9 65 (7.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 61 (7.34%) Software Engineer
11 54 (6.50%) Systems Engineer
12 48 (5.78%) Java Developer
13 46 (5.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 42 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 36 (4.33%) AWS DevOps
16 33 (3.97%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 33 (3.97%) Senior DevOps
17 29 (3.49%) AWS Engineer
17 29 (3.49%) Python Engineer
18 28 (3.37%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (14.32%) Web Services
2 97 (11.67%) LAMP
3 96 (11.55%) HTML
4 87 (10.47%) LEMP Stack
5 86 (10.35%) CSS
6 72 (8.66%) Ajax
7 57 (6.86%) RESTful
8 56 (6.74%) Node.js
9 54 (6.50%) Elastic Stack
10 49 (5.90%) LAPP Stack
11 42 (5.05%) .NET
11 42 (5.05%) React
12 40 (4.81%) Spring
13 36 (4.33%) jQuery
14 32 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
15 31 (3.73%) AngularJS
16 28 (3.37%) SOAP
17 27 (3.25%) HHVM
18 23 (2.77%) CodeIgniter
19 22 (2.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.30%) Linux Command Line
2 44 (5.29%) Data Centre
3 42 (5.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 34 (4.09%) Fintech
4 34 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
5 32 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.49%) Clustering
6 29 (3.49%) Public Cloud
7 25 (3.01%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.65%) EPoS
9 19 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
10 18 (2.17%) User Experience
11 16 (1.93%) Smartphone
12 14 (1.68%) Life Science
13 13 (1.56%) NHS
14 12 (1.44%) CMDB
15 10 (1.20%) Replication
16 9 (1.08%) Equities
16 9 (1.08%) Fixed Income
16 9 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 831 (100.00%) Linux
2 361 (43.44%) CentOS
3 285 (34.30%) Windows
4 215 (25.87%) Debian
5 174 (20.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 137 (16.49%) Windows Server
7 103 (12.39%) Unix
8 57 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (6.50%) Fedora
10 53 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (5.42%) SUSE
12 37 (4.45%) Windows 7
13 36 (4.33%) Windows 10
14 34 (4.09%) Android
15 24 (2.89%) DC/OS
16 20 (2.41%) openSUSE
17 18 (2.17%) Windows 8
18 12 (1.44%) Solaris
19 11 (1.32%) VMS
20 10 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (38.03%) DevOps
2 231 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (19.01%) Configuration Management
4 142 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
5 115 (13.84%) Open Source
6 114 (13.72%) Problem-Solving
7 107 (12.88%) Software Engineering
8 86 (10.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 79 (9.51%) Computer Science
10 62 (7.46%) Test Automation
11 61 (7.34%) Unit Testing
12 57 (6.86%) Server Management
13 56 (6.74%) Microservices
14 48 (5.78%) Deployment Automation
14 48 (5.78%) High Availability
15 44 (5.29%) Migration
15 44 (5.29%) Scrum
16 43 (5.17%) SDLC
17 42 (5.05%) Web Development
18 41 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 364 (43.80%) Python
2 277 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 177 (21.30%) SQL
4 173 (20.82%) PHP
5 166 (19.98%) JavaScript
6 161 (19.37%) Java
7 145 (17.45%) Ruby
8 115 (13.84%) Perl
9 114 (13.72%) PowerShell
10 75 (9.03%) Shell Script
11 74 (8.90%) C++
12 59 (7.10%) C
13 50 (6.02%) C#
14 24 (2.89%) Scala
15 16 (1.93%) Go
16 14 (1.68%) Clojure
16 14 (1.68%) Erlang
17 9 (1.08%) Bourne shell
17 9 (1.08%) Groovy
17 9 (1.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 108 (13.00%) Degree
2 65 (7.82%) Security Cleared
3 58 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (4.93%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (1.44%) CCNA
8 9 (1.08%) MCP
9 8 (0.96%) AWS Certification
9 8 (0.96%) CISSP
10 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.72%) MCSA
10 6 (0.72%) PhD
11 5 (0.60%) CCNP
12 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.48%) MCSE
12 4 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.36%) CCSP
13 3 (0.36%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.69%) QA
2 19 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.68%) HL7
4 12 (1.44%) ISO 22301
4 12 (1.44%) ISO 9000
4 12 (1.44%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.08%) SLA
6 5 (0.60%) GDPR
7 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 317 (38.15%) Docker
2 153 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (11.79%) Active Directory
4 67 (8.06%) Hyper-V
5 55 (6.62%) Virtual Machines
6 51 (6.14%) KVM
7 48 (5.78%) VirtualBox
8 34 (4.09%) vSphere
9 26 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (2.05%) Xen
11 13 (1.56%) NFS
12 12 (1.44%) Samba
12 12 (1.44%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.32%) VMware NSX
14 10 (1.20%) pfSense
14 10 (1.20%) Terminal Services
15 9 (1.08%) Firmware
15 9 (1.08%) HDFS
16 8 (0.96%) XenServer
17 7 (0.84%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 249 (29.96%) Puppet
2 244 (29.36%) Ansible
3 181 (21.78%) Kubernetes
4 178 (21.42%) Opscode Chef
5 150 (18.05%) Terraform
6 53 (6.38%) ZABBIX
7 52 (6.26%) Packer
8 49 (5.90%) Docker Swarm
8 49 (5.90%) Nagios
9 41 (4.93%) Salt
10 32 (3.85%) Prometheus
11 25 (3.01%) SCCM
12 19 (2.29%) Grafana
13 18 (2.17%) vCenter Server
14 16 (1.93%) vRealize
15 15 (1.81%) SCOM
16 14 (1.68%) Cacti
16 14 (1.68%) HAProxy
16 14 (1.68%) Marathon
16 14 (1.68%) Mesos
Vendors
1 249 (29.96%) Red Hat
2 176 (21.18%) VMware
3 130 (15.64%) Google
4 107 (12.88%) Oracle
5 94 (11.31%) Microsoft
6 65 (7.82%) Cisco
7 49 (5.90%) Atlassian
8 31 (3.73%) Splunk
9 27 (3.25%) New Relic
10 25 (3.01%) Citrix
11 23 (2.77%) SolarWinds
12 22 (2.65%) Dynatrace
12 22 (2.65%) HP
12 22 (2.65%) NetApp
13 16 (1.93%) Symantec
14 15 (1.81%) Rackspace
15 14 (1.68%) Dell
16 13 (1.56%) Juniper
16 13 (1.56%) SaltStack
16 13 (1.56%) Teradata