Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 500 502 534
Rank change year-on-year +2 +32 -34
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 955 989 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.56% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.28% 2.23% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 843 839 984
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £27,688
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 41881 44259 54058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.70% 24.83% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33963 37850 46068
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -39 455 £60,000 +4.35% 31
South East +11 188 £45,000 - 13
North of England +58 98 £37,500 - 8
East of England +17 73 £60,000 +20.00% 7
South West +56 72 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Midlands +48 67 £35,000 -2.10% 6
West Midlands +57 61 £35,000 -24.32% 3
North West +36 60 £38,750 +22.63% 6
Yorkshire +27 31 £39,000 -2.50% 2
North East +13 7 £35,000 -17.65%
East Midlands +10 6 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 955 (100.00%) Linux
2 487 (50.99%) CentOS
3 428 (44.82%) DevOps
4 411 (43.04%) Python
5 377 (39.48%) Puppet
6 349 (36.54%) MySQL
7 340 (35.60%) Ansible
8 323 (33.82%) Amazon AWS
9 309 (32.36%) Red Hat
10 289 (30.26%) Apache
11 275 (28.80%) Docker
12 264 (27.64%) Debian
13 262 (27.43%) Windows
14 257 (26.91%) Bash Shell
15 244 (25.55%) VMware
16 211 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
17 204 (21.36%) Opscode Chef
18 202 (21.15%) Jenkins
19 199 (20.84%) Git (software)
19 199 (20.84%) Configuration Management
20 195 (20.42%) PHP
21 186 (19.48%) DNS
22 181 (18.95%) Firewall
23 180 (18.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 179 (18.74%) Open Source
25 164 (17.17%) TCP/IP
26 160 (16.75%) Perl
27 159 (16.65%) Nagios
28 156 (16.34%) Java
29 152 (15.92%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 289 (30.26%) Apache
2 150 (15.71%) nginx
3 120 (12.57%) Tomcat
4 82 (8.59%) OpenStack
5 55 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (5.34%) IIS
7 38 (3.98%) Confluence
8 32 (3.35%) MS Exchange
9 22 (2.30%) uWSGI
10 19 (1.99%) JBoss
11 18 (1.88%) SharePoint
12 14 (1.47%) Apache Spark
12 14 (1.47%) CMS
13 8 (0.84%) Jetty
13 8 (0.84%) WordPress
14 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.73%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.52%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.52%) Drupal
15 5 (0.52%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.42%) R3 Corda
2 4 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.42%) Workday HCM
3 3 (0.31%) Epicor Vantage
3 3 (0.31%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 323 (33.82%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 41 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 39 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (3.25%) GitHub
7 30 (3.14%) Office 365
8 26 (2.72%) SaaS
9 23 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 21 (2.20%) Amazon S3
10 21 (2.20%) IaaS
11 15 (1.57%) PaaS
12 13 (1.36%) Route 53
13 11 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 11 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 10 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 8 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (0.84%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 186 (19.48%) DNS
2 181 (18.95%) Firewall
3 164 (17.17%) TCP/IP
4 85 (8.90%) DHCP
5 71 (7.43%) VPN
6 65 (6.81%) VLAN
7 63 (6.60%) Internet
8 55 (5.76%) HTTP
9 52 (5.45%) SAN
10 49 (5.13%) LAN
11 44 (4.61%) WAN
12 41 (4.29%) Network Security
13 39 (4.08%) SMS
14 34 (3.56%) SSL
15 31 (3.25%) SNMP
16 27 (2.83%) VoIP
17 25 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (2.51%) BGP
18 24 (2.51%) LDAP
19 22 (2.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (36.54%) MySQL
2 112 (11.73%) SQL Server
3 104 (10.89%) MongoDB
4 92 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
5 89 (9.32%) NoSQL
6 61 (6.39%) Redis
7 56 (5.86%) Big Data
8 43 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 39 (4.08%) Hadoop
10 29 (3.04%) Amazon RDS
11 24 (2.51%) MariaDB
12 21 (2.20%) Relational Database
13 14 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (1.36%) Neo4j
14 13 (1.36%) Pentaho
14 13 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.05%) InfluxDB
16 6 (0.63%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.52%) DB2
17 5 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 202 (21.15%) Jenkins
2 199 (20.84%) Git (software)
3 75 (7.85%) Subversion
4 56 (5.86%) JIRA
5 42 (4.40%) Vagrant
6 40 (4.19%) Eclipse
7 35 (3.66%) GitLab
8 33 (3.46%) Maven
9 32 (3.35%) TeamCity
10 27 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (1.99%) Hudson
12 18 (1.88%) gulp
13 17 (1.78%) Ant
14 16 (1.68%) Bitbucket
15 13 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
16 12 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
17 11 (1.15%) Grunt
18 9 (0.94%) Selenium
18 9 (0.94%) Travis CI
19 8 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 133 (13.93%) Finance
2 61 (6.39%) Games
3 59 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 37 (3.87%) Marketing
5 36 (3.77%) Banking
6 31 (3.25%) Billing
6 31 (3.25%) Manufacturing
7 26 (2.72%) Electronics
8 16 (1.68%) Retail
9 11 (1.15%) Advertising
10 10 (1.05%) Online Betting
11 7 (0.73%) Automotive
11 7 (0.73%) Back Office
12 5 (0.52%) Law
13 4 (0.42%) Military
14 3 (0.31%) Legal
15 2 (0.21%) Publishing
16 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.10%) Front Office
16 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 260 (27.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 220 (23.04%) Administrator
3 193 (20.21%) Systems Administrator
4 161 (16.86%) Linux Administrator
5 153 (16.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 146 (15.29%) Linux Engineer
7 124 (12.98%) Developer
8 100 (10.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 91 (9.53%) Senior DevOps
10 86 (9.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 73 (7.64%) Systems Engineer
12 64 (6.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 50 (5.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 43 (4.50%) DevOps Administrator
15 40 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 37 (3.87%) AWS Engineer
17 36 (3.77%) PHP Developer
18 35 (3.66%) Linux DevOps Administrator
19 33 (3.46%) Cloud Engineer
20 31 (3.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (14.24%) LAMP
2 99 (10.37%) Web Services
3 98 (10.26%) LEMP Stack
4 83 (8.69%) HTML
5 75 (7.85%) CSS
6 58 (6.07%) XML
7 53 (5.55%) REST
8 51 (5.34%) Kafka
9 46 (4.82%) AngularJS
10 44 (4.61%) Node.js
10 44 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
11 42 (4.40%) Elastic Stack
11 42 (4.40%) HTML5
12 34 (3.56%) Django
12 34 (3.56%) Spring
13 30 (3.14%) .NET
14 28 (2.93%) CSS3
14 28 (2.93%) jQuery
15 25 (2.62%) Flask
16 23 (2.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 101 (10.58%) Data Centre
2 54 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 49 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
4 44 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 41 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (3.35%) Private Cloud
7 30 (3.14%) BBC
8 29 (3.04%) Mobile Payment
9 27 (2.83%) Fintech
9 27 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
10 26 (2.72%) Management Information System
11 22 (2.30%) Digital Media
12 21 (2.20%) Clustering
12 21 (2.20%) Replication
13 17 (1.78%) User Experience
14 16 (1.68%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.47%) PKI
15 14 (1.47%) Public Cloud
16 12 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 955 (100.00%) Linux
2 487 (50.99%) CentOS
3 264 (27.64%) Debian
4 262 (27.43%) Windows
5 180 (18.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 124 (12.98%) Windows Server
7 89 (9.32%) Unix
8 57 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 54 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (3.98%) Windows 10
11 34 (3.56%) Windows 7
12 29 (3.04%) CoreOS
13 27 (2.83%) Fedora
14 22 (2.30%) Solaris
15 19 (1.99%) SUSE
16 16 (1.68%) Mac OS
17 13 (1.36%) Mac OS X
18 12 (1.26%) Apple iOS
18 12 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (44.82%) DevOps
2 211 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (20.84%) Configuration Management
4 179 (18.74%) Open Source
5 117 (12.25%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (8.48%) Scrum
7 80 (8.38%) Software Engineering
8 75 (7.85%) E-Commerce
9 64 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (6.07%) Task Automation
11 52 (5.45%) TDD
12 48 (5.03%) Mentoring
12 48 (5.03%) OOP
13 46 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 45 (4.71%) High Availability
15 43 (4.50%) ITIL
16 41 (4.29%) Load Balancing
16 41 (4.29%) Web Development
17 37 (3.87%) Microservices
18 32 (3.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 411 (43.04%) Python
2 257 (26.91%) Bash Shell
3 195 (20.42%) PHP
4 160 (16.75%) Perl
5 156 (16.34%) Java
6 124 (12.98%) Ruby
7 112 (11.73%) SQL
8 110 (11.52%) JavaScript
9 78 (8.17%) PowerShell
10 65 (6.81%) Shell Script
11 59 (6.18%) Go
12 44 (4.61%) C++
13 22 (2.30%) Korn
14 21 (2.20%) Scala
15 20 (2.09%) C#
16 16 (1.68%) Bourne shell
17 15 (1.57%) PHP 5
18 14 (1.47%) Jython
19 11 (1.15%) C
20 8 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (8.59%) Degree
2 28 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (2.72%) CCNA
4 24 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.57%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.47%) MCSE
8 9 (0.94%) RHCSA
9 8 (0.84%) CCNP
9 8 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
10 7 (0.73%) CEH
10 7 (0.73%) CISSP
11 6 (0.63%) GIAC
11 6 (0.63%) MCSA
11 6 (0.63%) RHCA
11 6 (0.63%) RHCE
12 5 (0.52%) CREST Certified
12 5 (0.52%) LPIC
12 5 (0.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.04%) QA
2 28 (2.93%) PCI DSS
3 23 (2.41%) SLA
4 21 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.47%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.73%) GCP
7 5 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.31%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.21%) COBIT
9 2 (0.21%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.21%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 275 (28.80%) Docker
2 152 (15.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (12.77%) Active Directory
4 51 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
5 49 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 42 (4.40%) NFS
6 42 (4.40%) vSphere
7 23 (2.41%) KVM
8 21 (2.20%) LXC
9 18 (1.88%) Samba
10 16 (1.68%) Ceph
11 14 (1.47%) VirtualBox
12 13 (1.36%) pfSense
12 13 (1.36%) Terminal Services
13 12 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (1.26%) Xen
14 11 (1.15%) BIND 9
15 10 (1.05%) Postfix
15 10 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.94%) Snort
Systems Management
1 377 (39.48%) Puppet
2 340 (35.60%) Ansible
3 204 (21.36%) Opscode Chef
4 159 (16.65%) Nagios
5 107 (11.20%) Kubernetes
6 84 (8.80%) Terraform
7 49 (5.13%) Salt
8 46 (4.82%) ZABBIX
9 35 (3.66%) Icinga
10 17 (1.78%) Cacti
11 16 (1.68%) FortiGate
11 16 (1.68%) Mesos
12 14 (1.47%) Graphite
13 13 (1.36%) Munin
13 13 (1.36%) Packer
13 13 (1.36%) SCCM
14 12 (1.26%) HAProxy
14 12 (1.26%) Juju
15 11 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
16 10 (1.05%) Marathon
Vendors
1 309 (32.36%) Red Hat
2 244 (25.55%) VMware
3 131 (13.72%) Cisco
4 86 (9.01%) Microsoft
5 60 (6.28%) Google
6 43 (4.50%) SaltStack
7 42 (4.40%) HP
8 31 (3.25%) New Relic
9 30 (3.14%) Oracle
10 28 (2.93%) Atlassian
11 27 (2.83%) Juniper
12 26 (2.72%) CheckPoint
13 24 (2.51%) SAP
14 23 (2.41%) IBM
15 21 (2.20%) Citrix
16 20 (2.09%) SolarWinds
16 20 (2.09%) Veeam
17 19 (1.99%) EMC
18 17 (1.78%) Dell
19 16 (1.68%) NetApp