Period
to 29 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 372 528 494
Rank change year-on-year +156 -34 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 93 210 357
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 1.76% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70 174 345
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £45,875 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,625 £124,250 £87,000
England 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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,851 11,940 15,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.39% 21.74% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,201 9,815 12,728
Median annual salary £65,000 £58,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.74% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £89,150
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the London region over the 6 months to 29 September 2020. 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
Central London +116 16 £70,000 +12.00% 5
South London +58 9 £62,500 +25.00%
West London +75 3 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (50.54%) AWS
3 46 (49.46%) Python
3 46 (49.46%) DevOps
4 37 (39.78%) Red Hat
5 36 (38.71%) Windows
5 36 (38.71%) CentOS
6 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (31.18%) Ansible
7 26 (27.96%) Docker
7 26 (27.96%) PowerShell
7 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
8 25 (26.88%) Bash Shell
8 25 (26.88%) Terraform
9 24 (25.81%) Jenkins
9 24 (25.81%) Finance
10 23 (24.73%) Azure
10 23 (24.73%) Puppet
11 22 (23.66%) Firewall
11 22 (23.66%) Debian
12 21 (22.58%) Security Cleared
13 20 (21.51%) JIRA
13 20 (21.51%) Kubernetes
14 19 (20.43%) Fintech
15 18 (19.35%) SC Cleared
16 17 (18.28%) Shell Script
16 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
17 16 (17.20%) Active Directory
17 16 (17.20%) SQL
17 16 (17.20%) VMware

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (17.20%) Confluence
2 15 (16.13%) Apache
3 11 (11.83%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (6.45%) CloudStack
4 6 (6.45%) nginx
4 6 (6.45%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.08%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (50.54%) AWS
2 23 (24.73%) Azure
3 12 (12.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (12.90%) PaaS
4 10 (10.75%) Serverless
5 9 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (8.60%) IaaS
7 7 (7.53%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (6.45%) Datadog
8 6 (6.45%) DigitalOcean
8 6 (6.45%) Heroku
9 4 (4.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (4.30%) Slack
10 3 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (3.23%) Logic Apps
10 3 (3.23%) Office 365
11 2 (2.15%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (2.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (2.15%) G Suite
11 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) Firewall
2 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.60%) HTTP
4 7 (7.53%) DNS
5 6 (6.45%) FIX Connectivity
6 5 (5.38%) VPN
7 4 (4.30%) DHCP
7 4 (4.30%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (4.30%) SSL
7 4 (4.30%) VLAN
8 3 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.23%) Network Security
8 3 (3.23%) PBX
8 3 (3.23%) SAN
8 3 (3.23%) SSH
9 1 (1.08%) DMZ
9 1 (1.08%) IPsec
9 1 (1.08%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) MySQL
1 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (3.23%) MariaDB
3 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.15%) Big Data
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.08%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.08%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.08%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
2 24 (25.81%) Jenkins
3 20 (21.51%) JIRA
4 11 (11.83%) GitLab
5 7 (7.53%) Bitbucket Server
5 7 (7.53%) Vagrant
6 4 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.30%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.23%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.23%) CircleCI
7 3 (3.23%) Travis CI
7 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.15%) Maven
9 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.08%) MSI
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Law
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.30%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.23%) Games
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Administrator
4 12 (12.90%) Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Analyst
8 8 (8.60%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
9 7 (7.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Support Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
10 6 (6.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Desktop Support
10 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) J2EE
1 11 (11.83%) LDAP
2 6 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (5.38%) Sensu
4 4 (4.30%) XML
4 4 (4.30%) YAML
5 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.23%) Apache NiFi
5 3 (3.23%) JSON
5 3 (3.23%) Kafka
5 3 (3.23%) MEAN Stack
5 3 (3.23%) Node.js
5 3 (3.23%) RESTful
6 2 (2.15%) .NET
6 2 (2.15%) Symfony
6 2 (2.15%) VCL
7 1 (1.08%) CSS
7 1 (1.08%) LAMP
7 1 (1.08%) SOAP
7 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Cloud Native
2 8 (8.60%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (7.53%) Cybercrime
3 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.45%) Eurex
5 4 (4.30%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.23%) Equities
6 3 (3.23%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.15%) NHS
8 1 (1.08%) Blog
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (38.71%) CentOS
2 36 (38.71%) Windows
3 22 (23.66%) Debian
4 15 (16.13%) Windows Server
5 14 (15.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.68%) Unix
7 7 (7.53%) Mac OS X
8 6 (6.45%) Fedora
8 6 (6.45%) Solaris
8 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (5.38%) SUSE
9 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.23%) Windows 10
10 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.08%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.08%) VyOS
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (49.46%) DevOps
2 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.43%) Fintech
4 15 (16.13%) Infrastructure Automation
4 15 (16.13%) Open Source
4 15 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (13.98%) Configuration Management
5 13 (13.98%) Patch Management
6 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure as Code
6 12 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (11.83%) OO
8 9 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (9.68%) Server Management
9 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (8.60%) Decision-Making
9 8 (8.60%) Migration
10 7 (7.53%) OOP
10 7 (7.53%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (49.46%) Python
2 26 (27.96%) PowerShell
3 25 (26.88%) Bash Shell
4 17 (18.28%) Shell Script
5 16 (17.20%) SQL
6 14 (15.05%) Ruby
7 12 (12.90%) PHP
8 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
9 10 (10.75%) Perl
10 7 (7.53%) C#
11 6 (6.45%) Go
12 4 (4.30%) F#
12 4 (4.30%) Groovy
12 4 (4.30%) Java
12 4 (4.30%) R
13 3 (3.23%) Bourne shell
14 2 (2.15%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.23%) CISA
4 3 (3.23%) CISSP
4 3 (3.23%) CRISC
4 3 (3.23%) GCFE
4 3 (3.23%) GCIH
4 3 (3.23%) GIAC
4 3 (3.23%) GSEC
4 3 (3.23%) SANS
5 2 (2.15%) RHCE
6 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.08%) CCNA
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.08%) MCSA
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.08%) NCSC
System Software
1 26 (27.96%) Docker
2 16 (17.20%) Active Directory
3 11 (11.83%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.15%) vCloud
6 1 (1.08%) LXC
6 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (31.18%) Ansible
2 25 (26.88%) Terraform
3 23 (24.73%) Puppet
4 20 (21.51%) Kubernetes
5 14 (15.05%) Packer
6 8 (8.60%) Rundeck
6 8 (8.60%) ZABBIX
7 7 (7.53%) Grafana
8 6 (6.45%) Nagios
8 6 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (2.15%) Marathon
10 2 (2.15%) Mesos
10 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (2.15%) SCCM
11 1 (1.08%) FreeIPA
11 1 (1.08%) Icinga
11 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (39.78%) Red Hat
2 16 (17.20%) VMware
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle
4 7 (7.53%) Juniper
4 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.45%) Bloomberg
5 6 (6.45%) CQG
5 6 (6.45%) Fidessa
5 6 (6.45%) ION Trading
5 6 (6.45%) Patsystems
5 6 (6.45%) Rackspace
5 6 (6.45%) Reuters
5 6 (6.45%) Splunk
5 6 (6.45%) Trayport
6 4 (4.30%) Sophos
6 4 (4.30%) Sybase
7 3 (3.23%) New Relic
7 3 (3.23%) Percona
8 2 (2.15%) Google
9 1 (1.08%) Atlassian