Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 540 448 477
Rank change year-on-year -92 +29 -65
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 193 380 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 2.54% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 149 333 376
London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £54,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.44% +8.50% -

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 11,417 14,976 18,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.46% 22.55% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9,275 12,404 14,284
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in London over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

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 14 December 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
Central London -12 36 £60,000 -7.69% 6
West London +19 16 £40,000 -20.00% 8
South London +11 9 £50,000 -16.67% 2
East London - 5 £45,000 - 9
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 193 (100.00%) Linux
2 114 (59.07%) CentOS
3 98 (50.78%) Windows
4 93 (48.19%) AWS
5 87 (45.08%) Bash Shell
6 80 (41.45%) Python
7 78 (40.41%) Red Hat
8 76 (39.38%) Puppet
8 76 (39.38%) DevOps
9 55 (28.50%) Docker
10 54 (27.98%) TCP/IP
11 49 (25.39%) Ansible
11 49 (25.39%) Azure
12 47 (24.35%) Cisco
13 43 (22.28%) VMware
14 42 (21.76%) MySQL
15 40 (20.73%) Debian
15 40 (20.73%) Git (software)
16 39 (20.21%) SNMP
17 37 (19.17%) HTTP
17 37 (19.17%) Firewall
18 36 (18.65%) Nagios
18 36 (18.65%) Cybersecurity
18 36 (18.65%) Jenkins
19 35 (18.13%) Kubernetes
19 35 (18.13%) MS Exchange
19 35 (18.13%) Windows Server
20 34 (17.62%) DNS
20 34 (17.62%) Opscode Chef
21 33 (17.10%) ZABBIX

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 35 (18.13%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.88%) nginx
3 20 (10.36%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (9.33%) Apache
5 11 (5.70%) OpenStack
6 8 (4.15%) Confluence
7 6 (3.11%) CMS
8 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.59%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.07%) IIS
9 4 (2.07%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 93 (48.19%) AWS
2 49 (25.39%) Azure
3 24 (12.44%) GCP
4 20 (10.36%) Office 365
5 18 (9.33%) GitHub
6 16 (8.29%) SaaS
7 13 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (5.70%) Serverless
9 8 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (3.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (3.63%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (3.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (3.11%) NuGet
12 5 (2.59%) IaaS
12 5 (2.59%) PaaS
12 5 (2.59%) Slack
13 4 (2.07%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (2.07%) AWS Fargate
13 4 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (2.07%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 54 (27.98%) TCP/IP
2 39 (20.21%) SNMP
3 37 (19.17%) Firewall
3 37 (19.17%) HTTP
4 34 (17.62%) DNS
5 33 (17.10%) LAN
6 31 (16.06%) WAN
6 31 (16.06%) Wireless
7 29 (15.03%) Multicast
8 28 (14.51%) SMTP
8 28 (14.51%) WLAN
9 27 (13.99%) IGMP
9 27 (13.99%) Structured Cabling
10 22 (11.40%) BGP
10 22 (11.40%) OSPF
11 20 (10.36%) DHCP
12 18 (9.33%) BGP-4
13 13 (6.74%) Internet
13 13 (6.74%) VLAN
13 13 (6.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.76%) MySQL
2 20 (10.36%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (6.74%) Big Data
4 8 (4.15%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.63%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.63%) Redis
6 6 (3.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.59%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.07%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.04%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.04%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.52%) Aerospike
11 1 (0.52%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.52%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.52%) KDB
11 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 36 (18.65%) Jenkins
3 31 (16.06%) Subversion
4 25 (12.95%) JIRA
5 14 (7.25%) Bitbucket
6 12 (6.22%) TeamCity
7 11 (5.70%) GitLab
8 7 (3.63%) Vagrant
9 6 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.59%) Artifactory
10 5 (2.59%) CircleCI
10 5 (2.59%) Postman
11 2 (1.04%) Appium
11 2 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.04%) Bitbucket Server
11 2 (1.04%) MSI
11 2 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.52%) GDB
12 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 28 (14.51%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Law
3 9 (4.66%) Banking
4 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.59%) Back Office
5 5 (2.59%) Marketing
6 4 (2.07%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.04%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (22.80%) Administrator
2 41 (21.24%) Systems Administrator
3 39 (20.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (16.06%) Linux Engineer
5 27 (13.99%) Developer
6 25 (12.95%) Network Administrator
7 14 (7.25%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.70%) Junior
8 11 (5.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (5.70%) Linux Support
8 11 (5.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (5.18%) Architect
9 10 (5.18%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Python Developer
9 10 (5.18%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.66%) IT Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.58%) LAMP
2 30 (15.54%) LDAP
3 18 (9.33%) 802.1X
3 18 (9.33%) Elastic Stack
4 16 (8.29%) Node.js
4 16 (8.29%) Web Services
5 11 (5.70%) XML
6 10 (5.18%) HTML
7 9 (4.66%) CSS
8 7 (3.63%) jQuery
8 7 (3.63%) React
9 5 (2.59%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (2.59%) Kafka
9 5 (2.59%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.59%) Redux
9 5 (2.59%) REST
9 5 (2.59%) RESTful
10 4 (2.07%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.07%) SOAP
10 4 (2.07%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.51%) Clustering
1 28 (14.51%) Replication
2 27 (13.99%) IPTV
2 27 (13.99%) MPEG
2 27 (13.99%) Video\Live Streaming
3 18 (9.33%) Public Cloud
4 9 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.15%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.63%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.11%) Eurex
8 5 (2.59%) User Experience
9 4 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.07%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.07%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.07%) Reinsurance
9 4 (2.07%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.55%) Cybercrime
10 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.04%) BBC
11 2 (1.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 193 (100.00%) Linux
2 114 (59.07%) CentOS
3 98 (50.78%) Windows
4 40 (20.73%) Debian
5 35 (18.13%) Windows Server
6 28 (14.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (8.81%) Solaris
8 14 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (5.18%) Mac OS
10 9 (4.66%) Fedora
10 9 (4.66%) Unix
11 6 (3.11%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.11%) Windows 7
11 6 (3.11%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.07%) Android
12 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.55%) SUSE
14 2 (1.04%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.38%) DevOps
2 36 (18.65%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (12.95%) Configuration Management
5 22 (11.40%) High Availability
5 22 (11.40%) Open Source
6 20 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (8.81%) Fintech
7 17 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (7.25%) ITIL
8 14 (7.25%) Project Planning
8 14 (7.25%) Time Management
9 13 (6.74%) Infrastructure as Code
9 13 (6.74%) Project Delivery
10 12 (6.22%) Network Design
11 11 (5.70%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.18%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
12 10 (5.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (5.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (45.08%) Bash Shell
2 80 (41.45%) Python
3 27 (13.99%) Ruby
4 26 (13.47%) JavaScript
5 24 (12.44%) SQL
6 20 (10.36%) PowerShell
7 19 (9.84%) Java
8 18 (9.33%) C
8 18 (9.33%) Go
8 18 (9.33%) Perl
9 17 (8.81%) C++
10 13 (6.74%) PHP
11 9 (4.66%) C#
12 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.59%) Scala
13 5 (2.59%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.07%) Apple Swift
14 4 (2.07%) Korn
14 4 (2.07%) Kotlin
15 3 (1.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (13.47%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (10.88%) CCNP
2 21 (10.88%) Degree
3 15 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.74%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.70%) CCNA
6 10 (5.18%) CCDP
7 7 (3.63%) MCSE
7 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.11%) MCSA
9 5 (2.59%) AWS Certification
10 4 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.55%) CCIE
11 3 (1.55%) RHCE
12 2 (1.04%) CWNA
12 2 (1.04%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.04%) Linux+ Certification
13 1 (0.52%) CISSP
13 1 (0.52%) GIAC
13 1 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.55%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (1.04%) NCSC
3 2 (1.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 55 (28.50%) Docker
2 28 (14.51%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.70%) KVM
4 11 (5.70%) vSphere
5 10 (5.18%) DRBD
5 10 (5.18%) GlusterFS
6 8 (4.15%) iptables
7 7 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.59%) oVirt
8 5 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.07%) QEMU
9 4 (2.07%) VMware NSX
9 4 (2.07%) XenApp
9 4 (2.07%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.55%) NFS
10 3 (1.55%) Xen
11 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.04%) pfSense
11 2 (1.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 76 (39.38%) Puppet
2 49 (25.39%) Ansible
3 36 (18.65%) Nagios
4 35 (18.13%) Kubernetes
5 34 (17.62%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (17.10%) ZABBIX
7 29 (15.03%) Terraform
8 10 (5.18%) Galera Cluster
9 9 (4.66%) Grafana
9 9 (4.66%) Mesos
9 9 (4.66%) Prometheus
10 8 (4.15%) Icinga
10 8 (4.15%) Munin
10 8 (4.15%) Packer
11 7 (3.63%) Kibana
12 6 (3.11%) logstash
12 6 (3.11%) Salt
13 4 (2.07%) FortiGate
13 4 (2.07%) FreeIPA
14 3 (1.55%) Graphite
Vendors
1 78 (40.41%) Red Hat
2 47 (24.35%) Cisco
3 43 (22.28%) VMware
4 22 (11.40%) Microsoft
5 18 (9.33%) Google
6 13 (6.74%) Dell
7 11 (5.70%) SaltStack
8 10 (5.18%) Extreme Networks
8 10 (5.18%) Percona
9 9 (4.66%) Citrix
9 9 (4.66%) SonicWALL
10 8 (4.15%) EqualLogic
11 6 (3.11%) Fidessa
11 6 (3.11%) ION Trading
11 6 (3.11%) Patsystems
11 6 (3.11%) Trayport
12 5 (2.59%) Bloomberg
12 5 (2.59%) CQG
12 5 (2.59%) HP
12 5 (2.59%) Reuters