Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 168 203
Rank change year-on-year +5 +35 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 30 51 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.84% 1.14% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.05% 3.97% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 14
Hertfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £76,250 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.71% +7.78%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 985 1,285 1,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 27.68% 28.69% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 757 1,062 848
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,651
90th Percentile £71,800 £71,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Hertfordshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Hertfordshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Hertfordshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Hatfield +5 18 £70,000 +16.67%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £72,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £37,500 -
Watford -10 2 - - 1
Ubuntu
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (90.00%) VMware
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (53.33%) Debian
5 16 (53.33%) Line Management
5 16 (53.33%) Mentoring
6 15 (50.00%) Unix
7 14 (46.67%) Windows
7 14 (46.67%) NetApp
7 14 (46.67%) vSphere
7 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
8 12 (40.00%) Coaching
8 12 (40.00%) IBM
9 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
9 11 (36.67%) Oracle
9 11 (36.67%) Docker
9 11 (36.67%) DevOps
10 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 10 (33.33%) CentOS
10 10 (33.33%) Service Management
10 10 (33.33%) Python
10 10 (33.33%) DNS
11 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (26.67%) OpenStack
12 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (26.67%) AIX
12 8 (26.67%) Firewall
12 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
12 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (26.67%) OpenStack
2 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Office 365
4 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) DHCP
3 5 (16.67%) Skype
4 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.00%) FabricPath
5 3 (10.00%) VLAN
6 2 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (13.33%) Redis
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (13.33%) Hudson
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Team Leader
1 11 (36.67%) Unix Team Leader
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) Node.js
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Handset
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Debian
3 15 (50.00%) Unix
4 14 (46.67%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 10 (33.33%) CentOS
6 8 (26.67%) AIX
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Line Management
2 16 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 12 (40.00%) Coaching
4 11 (36.67%) DevOps
5 10 (33.33%) Service Management
6 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 8 (26.67%) Decision-Making
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL
8 6 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (20.00%) Runbook
9 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 5 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 4 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 4 (13.33%) Project Management
10 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 10 (33.33%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) MBA
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (46.67%) vSphere
3 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (36.67%) Docker
4 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (16.67%) VMware NSX
5 4 (13.33%) iptables
5 4 (13.33%) Samba
6 3 (10.00%) NFS
7 2 (6.67%) Firmware
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (3.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Kubernetes
2 6 (20.00%) vRealize
2 6 (20.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 5 (16.67%) Puppet
4 4 (13.33%) Nagios
5 3 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (10.00%) Grafana
5 3 (10.00%) SCCM
5 3 (10.00%) SCOM
5 3 (10.00%) SCOrch
5 3 (10.00%) Terraform
5 3 (10.00%) vCenter Server
6 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) NetApp
3 12 (40.00%) IBM
4 11 (36.67%) Oracle
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 3 (10.00%) CommVault
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.67%) EXTOL
8 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 2 (6.67%) Google
8 2 (6.67%) Mitel